The Mueller Investigation May Be Safe Despite Matt Whitaker

Robert Mueller’s work as special counsel may seem imperiled by the acting attorney general, but there’s plenty of reason for...

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Mozilla's 'Privacy Not Included' Gift Report Highlights Security Concerns

In its second annual “Privacy Not Included” guide, the nonprofit highlights internet-connected items that value your privacy—and the ones that may not.

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DARPA's Hail Mary Plan to Restart a Hacked US Electric Grid

On tiny Plum Island, DARPA stages a real-life blackout to put its grid recovery tools to the test.

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Bitfinex Introduces New Fees, Bitmex Rejects Claims It Trades Against Its Customers
Nov15

Bitfinex Introduces New Fees, Bitmex Rejects Claims It Trades Against Its Customers

In recent cryptocurrency exchange news, Bitfinex has introduced new withdrawal fees, the CEO of Bitmex has refuted accusations that the exchange’s in-house trading desk trades against its customers, and Malta-based Bistraq Exchange has commenced operations. Also Read: Stablecoins Fetch a Premium as BTC Hits Year Low  Bitfinex to Charge 3% on Frequent Withdrawals Bitfinex has introduced new fees on external wire...

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Bitcoin ATMs Most Common Scam Payment Method in Australia
Nov15

Bitcoin ATMs Most Common Scam Payment Method in Australia

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has warned taxpayers to be “on high alert” for phone scammers demanding payment through bitcoin ATMs. It said payments via BTC cash machines have now overtaken iTunes vouchers as the most common method of scam payment reported to the tax authority. Also Read: IMF: Central Banks Could Issue Digital Currency Tax Month November Is Prime Time for Fraudsters Around one million...

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