Donald Trump Blasts Bitcoin, Facebook Libra, Demands They Face Banking Regulations

President Donald Trump on Thursday night warned Facebook over its plan to create digital currency Libra, a move that poses a new obstacle to the company's cryptocurrency ambitions. From a report: "Facebook Libra's 'virtual currency' will have little standing or dependability. If Facebook and other companies want to become a bank, they must seek a … Continue reading Donald Trump Blasts Bitcoin, Facebook Libra, Demands They Face Banking Regulations

Bitpoint Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked For $32 Million

Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint announced it lost 3.5 billion yen (roughly $32 million) worth of cryptocurrency assets after a hack that happened late yesterday, July 11. From a report: The exchange suspended all deposits and withdrawals this morning to investigate the hack, it said in a press release. In a more detailed document released by … Continue reading Bitpoint Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked For $32 Million

Streaming’s Bounty of Choices Overwhelms Consumers

Consumers are so stressed about finding the right thing to watch on their streaming services that, after a few minutes scanning the options, many decide to watch something they've already seen, revert to traditional TV, or turn the tube off altogether. From a report: As more companies jump into the streaming wars, the choice-overload problem … Continue reading Streaming’s Bounty of Choices Overwhelms Consumers

Microsoft is Making Windows 10 Passwordless

Microsoft is planning to make Windows 10 PCs work without passwords. From a report: While the company has been working on removing passwords from Windows 10 and its Microsoft Accounts for a number of months now, the next major update to Windows 10 next year will go one step further. You'll soon be able to … Continue reading Microsoft is Making Windows 10 Passwordless