US teen charged as 'mastermind' in epic Twitter hack
Criminal charges were filed on Friday against the suspected teenage mastermind of an epic Twitter hack and two others who allegedly helped hijack celebrity accounts to swindle
Different High-Profile Twitter Accounts Hacked In Bitcoin Scam
On Wednesday, con artists hacked into the Twitter accounts of so many high-profiled individuals which include technology moguls, politicians, and major companies in an apparent bitcoin scam. The ruse included tweets from Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Mike Bloomberg, and a number of tech billionaires including Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Tesla…
Will bitcoin exceed $20,000 this year?
For so many years, people relied on banks and governments for various financial policies. These policies often carried added or hidden fees which made people spend a lot more money than required. Frustrated with the current situation, the people decided to use technological advancement and create a self-sustainable currency. And so Bitcoin was born. During…
Bitcoin world faces 'halving': what's happening?
Bitcoin miners, whose computer processors enable the running of the world's most popular virtual currency, will soon face an event that takes place every four years and alters the profitability of the hi-tech industry.
‘Embrace crypto currency to eradicate poverty’, experts urge Nigerians
Experts have called on Nigerians to embrace Bitcoin irrespective of government resistance, as the system would help eradicate poverty.
Crypto-currencies and criminality: myth or reality?
The recent bust of a worldwide international paedophile ring using Bitcoin payments highlighted one of the key fears surrounding crypto-currencies -- their use by criminals.
Experts see bitcoin as future currency, safer option
As payment systems worldwide continue to undergo transformation and upgrade, cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, has been identified as the currency of the future that will change the way people manage their finances. According to Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Paxful, Ray Youssef, who spoke to The Guardian..
Cryptocurrency can transform African economy – Youssef
As a global digital marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of bitcoin, Paxful has, in its relatively short period of existence, already carved for itself an enviable niche.
Paxful boosts financial inclusion in Africa with bitcoin
Globally, respected leading peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace, Paxful, is making inroads into Africa with its trusted platform for bitcoin trading, which has achieved widespread acceptance in other parts of the world.
Nigerians count losses as SIM swap fraudsters empty bank accounts
In the mid-day, she walked into the newsroom. The young mother clad in a dark colour linen gown was overwhelmed with anguish. Sadness was written on her face as she sat perplexed. Her countenance, which was not welcoming, reflected the agony in her. Sawari Bolanle is a victim of Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) swap fraud.