New York Fraudster Faces 20 Year Sentence for Facebook Crypto Scam

New York Fraudster Faces 20 Year Sentence for Facebook Crypto Scam

TweetShareNew York resident Patrick McDonnell AKA “Jason Flack” was arrested and charged with nine counts of wire fraud in a Brooklyn court on Tuesday. McDonnell allegedly convinced others to “invest” in cryptocurrency through Facebook and Twitter, stealing the money for his own use and providing false balance statements in return.Scammer Ran Facebook & Twitter Crypto…

Elon Musk Says Many Tesla Stores Will Remain Open

Elon Musk Says Many Tesla Stores Will Remain Open

TweetShareElon Musk wrote an e-mail to all of his employees today to clarify the company’s recent decision to close stores. The February decision disheartened many Tesla employees and raised concerns over the company’s future. In today’s missive, Musk says that successful stores will remain open.Good Salespeople Will Keep Their Jobs No Matter WhatAdditionally, successful salespeople…

North Korean Hackers Don’t Give a $#%! about Crypto Winter

North Korean Hackers Don’t Give a $#%! about Crypto Winter

TweetShareThe cryptocurrency sector may still be in a bearish phase, but the state-sponsored North Korean hacking group Lazarus remains absurdly bullish on the bitcoin industry – at least if its continued focus on the sector is anything to go by.For Lazarus, Crypto Exchanges are the Geese that lay Golden EggsPer cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab, both…

3 Bearish Factors That Will Slaughter This Bitcoin Price Rally

3 Bearish Factors That Will Slaughter This Bitcoin Price Rally

TweetShareBy CCN.com: The bitcoin price on Wednesday extended its rebound from $3,859, surging as much as 2.80-percent since the Asian session to crack $4,000 on most major crypto exchanges.As of 18:20 UTC, the bitcoin-to-dollar exchange rate was trading at $4,011, down 0.52-percent from the session high at $4,032. The marginal downside correction didn’t interrupt the…

Ukranian Hacker Caught Infecting His Own Websites with Crypto Malware

Ukranian Hacker Caught Infecting His Own Websites with Crypto Malware

TweetShareAccording to the Ukranian cyber police, an unnamed man infected a bunch of his websites with Wannacry-like malware.Police Search Reveals Intentional InfectionAn unreliable Google translation makes it sound as if the man’s home had been invaded and police were investigating when they discovered his activities. Google’s translation reads:While conducting searches in the apartment of an…

Dow Trembles after Mueller Report Shockingly Vindicates Trump

Dow Trembles after Mueller Report Shockingly Vindicates Trump

US President Donald Trump might have expected a massive stock market bounce following the bombshell revelation that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s 675-day-long investigation into the Trump campaign had failed to expose any evidence of collusion with the Russian government. However, the Dow struggled to mount much of a rally following a bloodbath in the Asian…

India Just Triggered a Ballistic ‘Space Weapon’ and Pakistan Should Be Terrified

India Just Triggered a Ballistic ‘Space Weapon’ and Pakistan Should Be Terrified

The escalating arms race between India and Pakistan reached a dangerous pinnacle on Wednesday as India deployed a ballistic space missile. Using an anti-satellite weapon dubbed ‘Mission Shakti’, India’s military forces successfully shot down a low-orbit satellite. Indian Prime Minister Modi proudly declared his country a “space power,” becoming only the fourth country to deploy…

Bitcoin Unlimited Loses Another Member in Anti-Bitcoin SV Protest

Bitcoin Unlimited Loses Another Member in Anti-Bitcoin SV Protest

TweetShareOccasional developer Tomislav Dugandzic has decided to leave Bitcoin Unlimited, following the exit of Bitcoin ABC lead developer Amaury Sechet and Antony Zegers. Dugandzic does so “in protest” of Bitcoin Unlimited’s friendliness with Bitcoin SV elements within its forces:After careful consideration I too am hereby resigning my BU membership. Antony Zegers and Amaury Sechet have…