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Bitcoin peaks at record high against NZD ahead of halving event
Bitcoin hits an all-time high against the NZD, nearing a similar historic landmark in USD, amid burgeoning global interest in the cryptosphere.
Australian millennials & Gen Z save $2.4bn using Raiz Invest app
Amid Australia's living-cost crisis, over 300,000 local millennials and Gen Z users saved up to $2.4bn cumulatively since joining micro-investing app Raiz Invest, exploiting technology for modern saving strategies.
ESET report exposes rise of AI attacks & Android spyware
ESET's latest report highlights an environment riddled with significant security incidents, AI-themed attacks and Android spyware cases.
Kiwi crypto investors trade NZD $4.6 billion in first year on Binance
Kiwi crypto investors traded NZD $4.6bn in digital assets in the first year on Binance New Zealand, the largest local exchange.
Future of money could be shaped by Bitcoin and CBDCs
Simon Angelo explores future of money, looking into impacts of Bitcoin, banks, BRICS nations and central bank digital currencies.
Blockchain's Profound Impact on Automotive Industry
Blockchain technology is revolutionizing the automotive industry, bringing transparency and efficiency. However, COVID-19 hindered its growth.
Nearly half of Aussies plan to invest in crypto in 2023
Despite three-quarters of Australians still being confused about crypto, 47 percent are still considering investing in cryptocurrencies in 2023.
Big business in cryptocurrencies and cybercrime
Cryptocurrencies are valuable, digital, anonymous, and can be used across borders - they can be sent to others anytime, anywhere.
Nvidia joins the list of brands favoured by fraudsters
Scammers posing as Nvidia launched a fraudulent website for their 30th anniversary, offering a fake Bitcoin giveaway. The scammers used an incorrect logo color.
Bitcoin ATMs becoming more mainstream, increasing by 4,200% worldwide
Bankless Times has recently carried out research that highlights an increase of 4200% in global Bitcoin ATMs in the past six years.
2021 a year to remember for blockchain industry - report
Blockchain application research firm Huobi Research Institute has released its Global Blockchain Industry Overview and Trends 2021-2022 Annual Report.
Check Point Research reveals how hackers run token scams and 'Rug Pull' money - and how to avoid them
Scammers are altering smart contracts to create fraudulent tokens and stealing money from unsuspecting individuals, warns Check Point Research.
Ability to access and share data may drive more cybercrime in 2022 - security firm
Enabling data to move more easily between organisations will undoubtedly lead to more crime, says a cybersecurity firm.
Bitcoin's in a slump but expert says ignore the crypto deniers to build long term wealth
Bitcoin set for worst monthly performance since May as CEO of deVere Group urges investors to ignore crypto skeptics.
Blockchain company DigitalX appoints new CEO after extensive search process
Experienced finance exec, Lisa Wade, appointed as CEO of DigitalX, the world's first publicly listed Bitcoin company.
90% of crypto enthusiasts expecting inflation to be a real problem
Over three-quarters of crypto enthusiasts anticipate inflation becoming a significant issue in the next five years, according to a survey.
Bitcoin cyber attacks surge 200%
Bitcoin-themed cyber attacks have increased by nearly 200% since October 2020, with phishing and email compromise attacks leading the surge.
New wave of Fancy Lazarus DDoS extortion campaigns identified by Link11
Wave of DDoS extortion campaigns by Fancy Lazarus identified, targeting businesses with ransom demands of 2 Bitcoins.
New Bitcoin indicator series from State Street
State Street Corporation has launched its new Bitcoin Indicator series, aiming to measure the popularity of Bitcoin and its impact on traditional markets.
How Bitcoin could impact the cyber-threat landscape
Bitcoin's surge in value has made cybercriminals rich, with the rise in profits driving a more financially motivated threat landscape.
Dark net vendors wanting Bitcoin payments for unverified COVID-19 vaccines
As the medicines are being offered on the dark net, purchasers have no way of knowing whether they are genuine, according to Check Point.
Price of Bitcoin reaches all-time high in 2020
Bitcoin's epic bull run is backed by strong investor interest, according to new research from analyst firm GlobalData.
Unprecedented Twitter bitcoin scam targets Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Apple
High-profile Twitter accounts hacked in Bitcoin scam.
How an investigation into sextortion led to discovery of a criminal underworld
Sextortion spam nets $500k, fuelling dark web crime, says Sophos.