Tuesday, April 23, 2019

News

Amazon with Lightning Network? Early Bitcoin Developer Isn’t Impressed

By CCN: You’ve likely heard the buzz about a new Chrome extension that will allow people to make purchases on Amazon using the...

Disney Heiress’ Critique of Bob Iger’s $65 Million ‘Insane’ Pay Rings...

By CCN: Roy Disney’s granddaughter Abigail Disney described Disney CEO Bob Iger’s annual compensation package worth $65 million as “insane.” On the surface,...

Twitter Stock Rallies a Ridiculous 16% – Here’s Why You Should...

By CCN: Twitter stock (TWTR) surged 16% Tuesday on mammoth first-quarter earnings and massive user growth. The company posted $191 million in net...

French Lender Societe Generale Issues $112 Million Bond on Ethereum

French investment bank Societe Generale has issued $112 million of bonds as a security token on the public ethereum blockchain. Source link

Meteoric Dow Races Toward Record as Earnings Crush Brutal Forecasts

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market surged on Tuesday, as investors rallied behind stronger than expected earnings results from the...

Bitcoin Couple’s Seasteading Dreams Sunk by Thai Navy

By CCN: The Thai Navy has dismantled the floating sea cabin of U.S. bitcoin investor and seasteading advocate Chad Elwartowski. His Thai girlfriend...

Lightning Labs Launches Desktop App on Bitcoin Mainnet

Lightning Labs has put out his first alpha release for its lightning desktop app for bitcoin's mainnet. Source link

Nvidia Bites Back at Elon Musk’s ‘Inaccurate’ Tesla Boast

By CCN.com: After talking about a Full Self-Driving Computer (FSDC) for years, Tesla has finally made good its promise and unveiled the chipset...

How Crypto Investor Stupidity Helped One Hacker Swipe $7 Million

By CCN: Years ago, a thief had a simple idea: figure out a way to guess Ethereum private keys and write software to...

Ether Thief Found Stealing Funds With Weak Private Keys

A security consultancy found that an unknown person or group has been undertaking a sophisticated scheme to steal ether from weakly-protected addresses. Source link...