Telegram reached 1 billion downloads

Earlier this year, WhatsApp introduced a new privacy policy that seemed to rub users the wrong way. As a result, many users started looking for alternative messaging platforms that offered…

The United States withdraws from Afghanistan; Ida widespread damage; DeSantis always a failure

DeSantis has made his state’s crisis worse at every turn, and now public school systems are rebelling against him. You wouldn’t know from the media coverage. In the News Today:…

23-year-old Venezuelan allegedly stole $ 1 million in BTC from customers after rigged kidnapping

Venezuelan authorities are looking for a con man accused of going missing with 23.66 Bitcoin (BTC) worth $ 1.15 million in his clients’ accounts after faking his own kidnapping. On…

How much does it cost to buy real estate in Sydney, Seoul, Singapore, Taipei

House prices across the Asia-Pacific region are rising – in some cases by as much as 37%. Homebuyers are profiting from the pandemic-induced stimulus, while international investors are looking for…

New Orleans sea walls pass Ida’s test as some suburbs flood

The levees, flood walls and gates that protect New Orleans have withstood the fury of Hurricane Ida, passing their toughest test since the federal government spent billions of dollars to…

Researchers find Achilles heel cancer that may slow tumor growth

Trying to cure cancer is a bit of a mixed bag. We have seen and heard countless stories of people who have apparently been cured, only for the disease to…

Three Arrows Capital bets big on NFT Ethereum with ‘Starry Night’ fund: ethereum

tldr; Singapore’s Three Arrows Capital launches new fund focused on investing in NFTs. The fund has partnered with pseudonymous NFT collector Vincent Van Dough, who has a large personal portfolio…

Ecommerce scams on the rise, businesses urged to be vigilant

As businesses get used to transacting and doing business online, there has been a commensurate increase in e-commerce scams targeting vulnerable businesses, warns the risk management department of the First…

Texas Democratic judge to Newsmax: Biden set to resign over border crisis

In Webb County, Texas, Justice Tano Tijerina, a Democrat, told Newsmax on Monday that President Joe Biden had handled the US-Mexico border crisis so badly that he should resign. Source…

Venture capitalist Bill Gurley prefers Ethereum to Bitcoin, takes personal position in ETH – Altcoins Bitcoin News

Venture capitalist Bill Gurley took a personal stance in the Ether because he “was swayed by the arguments of the Ethereum mob.” He explained that this is “the smartest way…