$400 Million Stolen From Japanese Crypto Exchange Coincheck

Coincheck was one of the few crypto exchanges that used hot wallets not cold wallets, which are not secure No excuses or explanations were given so far in this case, but it's under current investigation by Japanese Financial Services Authorities.  This is by far the largest theft in the history of the world.  Other suspicious activity [...]

Coming to America: Beinvenidos App to Guide Immigrants for Illegal Border Crossing

There Really is an App for Everything Beinvenidos is Spanish for "welcome".  It also may soon be an app to aid illegal immigrants in their US-Mexican border crossing.  With the recent controversy surrounding the proposed DACA paths to citizenship, this app would cause political waves in both parties.  The makers of the application initially contacted Brian Anderson at [...]

Just Adding the Word “Blockchain” Skyrockets Stock Values

The Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Jay Clayton, put the heat on some companies in one of his speeches at the Securities Regulation Institute.  He was directing his comments towards companies that are looking to get a boost from the blockchain buzz.  Apparently, several companies- some rather well known- have been giving blatantly [...]

Soros, Davos Get Trumped

Today George Soros took the podium to address ultra-rich attendees at the World Economic Forum, an open and more public form of Bilderberg meeting.  Titans of many industries and many world leaders are the only invitees.  Don't expect much coverage of the content of the presenters on local mainstream media channels, but Bloomberg had a [...]

IG Horowitz: Missing Texts Between Strzock and Page Recovered

#Releasethememo to Get New Influx of Tweets as Over Five Months of Messages Spanning Dec '16-May '17 Recovered #Releasethememo gets new fuel for its fire as the "lost" messages between two FBI agents highly critical of the Trump Administration are recovered.  The messages have not been released.  There is speculation that Andrew McCabe will soon [...]

Did Apple Have Trump Gov’t Block this Chinese Flagship from Carrier Shelves?

It's really hard to get a break in a new market.  It's doubly hard for a Chinese company trying to achieve competitive scale in the US market.  Ask Huawei, 4th largest global manufacturer of mobile phones.  They were poised to launch their first US distribution channel with AT&T when a funny thing happened: Red Scare [...]

One Day You May Hear About Tether… This is What You Won’t Read

If you followed the crypto-news this past week, I'm sure you read about the seeming correction of the entire crytpo-market. However, keen eyes over at CNBC had spotted one token that slightly gained. It's Tether and it token seems to be steaming ahead, but things aren't really as straightforward as they seem. What is Tether [...]

Is Showbox a Piracy App for Android and iOS? If So, It’s a Great One!

What is Showbox and how is it installed? Showbox for Android exists outside of the Google Play store.  It allows you to stream or download movies directly on your Android device.  Apple fans also have access to Showbox for iOS.  We can also install it on iOS if you follow a few more steps.  To [...]

What is Bitcoin, Ethereum and the Blockchain, Anyway?

It seems like everyone is asking, "What's blockchain?", "What is Bitcoin?", "What's the difference between cryptocurrency A. vs B., like Bitcoin vs Ethereum?" Well, if you're suspicious about this whole Bitcoin, Ethereum or Blockchain business, you're not alone. Important questions about the new technology haven't been answered, namely who invented Bitcoin? Coupled with most people's [...]