Bitcoin



South Africa: South Africa Moves Ahead Cautiously With Proposed Regulation of the Crypto Space

Daily SA trading hit R2-billion in January. Government wants oversight. First published in the Daily Maverick 168 weekly newspaper. The increasing use of crypto assets, including Bitcoin, has led r… [+1200 chars]... read more (AllAfrica - Top Africa News)

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A certain world-dominating website might be having its biggest sale of the year, but its far from the only place you can score major deals. In fact, you cant even find deals on things like online cou… [+4638 chars]... read more (Mashable)

AgBank falls in step with China's cryptocurrency crackdown

SHANGHAI: Agriculture Bank of China (AgBank), the country's third largest lender by assets, said on Monday that it was following guidance from the central bank to clamp down on cryptocurrency trading… [+1541 chars]... read more (CNA)

Cryptocurrencies tumble amid China crackdown on bitcoin miners - Reuters

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Bitcoin slumps in wake of China crackdown

LONDON/TOKYO -Bitcoin tumbled as much as 9per cent on Monday as recent volatility in the cryptocurrency market showed no signs of dampening down, with market players citing thin liquidity and China's… [+1677 chars]... read more (CNA)

Bitcoin drops as China intensifies crypto mining crackdown

A bitcoin mine near Kongyuxiang, Sichuan, China on August 12, 2016. Bitcoin sank Monday on reports that China has intensified its crackdown on cryptocurrency mining. The world's largest digital cur… [+2069 chars]... read more (CNBC)

15 Best HTML Website Templates (Most Popular on ThemeForest For 2021)

Do you want to build a professional website for your business or project? Do you have basic HTML knowledge? Then HTML website templates are the best option for you. An HTML template is the perfect … [+13652 chars]... read more (Tutsplus.com)

Cryptocurrencies tumble amid China crackdown on bitcoin miners

TOKYO (Reuters) - Cryptocurrencies tumbled on Monday as China's crackdown on bitcoin mining expanded to the province of Sichuan. Bitcoin fell to as low as $32,288 for the first time since June 8, an… [+1705 chars]... read more (Business Standard)

Crypto startup Amber Group hits $1 billion valuation on fresh fundraising, as famed hedge fund Tiger Global joins Coinbase as backer

Bitcoin picked up on Monday after sliding the previous week. Chris McGrath/Getty Images Crypto investment startup Amber Group has hit a $1 billion valuation after a $100 million fundraising round t… [+1520 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

What Changed in Crypto Markets While You Were Sleeping — June 21

BeInCrypto presents our daily morning roundup of crypto news and market changes that you might have missed while you were asleep. Bitcoin update The weekly BTC chart provides a bearish picture. Bit… [+2009 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)


Blockchain



Meet Featured Pavilions at COMPUTEX 2021 Virtual

GIGABYTE, renowned for its excellence in high-performance servers and workstations, is exhibiting an array of products and AIoT applications that expand its "Bring Smart to Life" concept. Personal co… [+3734 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)

Secure by design: The role of 5G in defining long-term cybersecurity strategy

When it comes to the meteoric potential of 5G, were well past the phase of conjecture, speculation, and prediction. 5G is well and truly here, bringing with it a wealth of opportunity for brands acro… [+6752 chars]... read more (ITProPortal)

Learn to code, build your own app or video game, and more with these $20 course bundles

A certain world-dominating website might be having its biggest sale of the year, but its far from the only place you can score major deals. In fact, you cant even find deals on things like online cou… [+4638 chars]... read more (Mashable)

PandaCash: A Low Risk – High Reward No-Loss Lottery in DeFi Space

Decentralized Finance, DeFi in short – the blockchain-driven revolution in the fintech space continues to grab the headlines. As platforms offering decentralized loans, insurance and other financial … [+3927 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Bitcoin drops as China intensifies crypto mining crackdown

A bitcoin mine near Kongyuxiang, Sichuan, China on August 12, 2016. Bitcoin sank Monday on reports that China has intensified its crackdown on cryptocurrency mining. The world's largest digital cur… [+2069 chars]... read more (CNBC)

Remote Voting Facility – The Big Picture – RSTV IAS UPSC

Topic: General Studies 2:
  • Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. 
  • Functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies (Election Commission)
I… [+6765 chars]... read more (Iasbaba.com)

さくらインターネットが石狩データセンターの主要電力をLNG発電に変更、年間CO2排出量の約24%にあたる約4800トン削減

621LNG6CO24800 5000m26kVAIDC Japan202152021202528.837.2 20116LNG244800DX RE1001101002030Project Natick820302030Amazon203050... read more (TechCrunch)

Iran government reportedly bans local blockchain association

The Ministry of Interior of the Islamic Republic of Iran has blocked the activities of the Iran Blockchain Community (IBC), but the association claims they still havent received direct notice. The S… [+1782 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Ilia Shumailov

  • Bad Characters: Imperceptible NLP Attacks Authors:Nicholas Boucher, Ilia Shumailov, Ross Anderson, Nicolas Papernot Abstract: Several years of research have shown that machine-learning… [+30311 chars]... read more (Arxiv.org)
  • Blockchain Tech Turns Companies Into Neobanks In Days Not Weeks - pymnts.com

    Within the next five years, everything you know about consumer banking will change. It will all be digitalized, and fiat currencies will be digitalized, said Optherium Labs CEO Serge Beck, adding th… [+5549 chars]... read more (pymnts.com)


    Business



    Businessinsider.co.za | Takealot is now half as big as Game – but isn’t quite making money yet

    • The broader Takealot unit of Naspers reported a 65% surge in revenues for the year to the end of March.
    • That makes it roughly half the size of the Games stores unit of Massamart – aft… [+2002 chars]... read more (News24)

    Turbocharged U.S. Economy Attracts Foreign Investors

    The extraordinary recovery of the U.S. economy is likely to make the country the worlds top destination for overseas investment this year and next, according to new United Nations projections, with f… [+7267 chars]... read more (The Wall Street Journal)

    ASX falls 1.8pc on escalating rate hike fears

    A potentially less-accommodative Fed is also driving a reversal of the reflation trade, with so-called value stocks underperforming their growth counterparts. On the local market, the financials sec… [+2760 chars]... read more (Australian Financial Review)

    Businessinsider.co.za | Businesses told they can fire workers who refuse Covid-19 vaccines – but it’s not that simple

    • As South African companies consider mandatory vaccine policies, employers are encouraged to explore a range of options to accommodate workers who reject the jab.
    • But one option could … [+4421 chars]... read more (News24)

    Paying fortifies ransomware gangs but scant support for bans

    BOSTON (AP) — If your business falls victim to ransomware and you want simple advice on whether to pay the criminals, don't expect much help from the U.S. government. The answer is apt to be: It depe… [+7558 chars]... read more (Associated Press)

    Baked by Melissa: surround yourself with talent to boost your business

    Melissa Ben-Ishay knows how to get sh-t done. The founder of the beloved New York bakery Baked by Melissa said it's her company's number one value, in fact. "We put our customer first in everything … [+3575 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

    Helping refugees find work isn’t just a humanitarian effort. It’s good for business

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    Business Essentials

    365 Bloor Street East, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 3L4 © 2021 Financial Post, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly p… [+9 chars]... read more (Financial Post)

    As Calgary’s ReconAfrica drills for Namibian oil, a global outcry over endangered elephants grows

    Photo Illustration by The Globe and Mail (source: iStockphoto) Standing still and silent, leaning forward and softly lifting a leg in the air, the savannah elephants of Namibia use their highly sens… [+24796 chars]... read more (The Globe And Mail)