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This company is designing digital frames for NFT art

Digital art sales are in an eclipse to surpass the fine art trade. I interviewed a company looking to tap the NFT art market by making frames.
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Putin’s crypto war chest? US Senate points to DeFi hole in Western sanctions

The US Senate has expressed grave concerns that the cryptocurrency market could hinder efforts to stifle Russia’s economy in the wake of its invasion of Ukraine, in an open letter to the Treasury.
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Russians spooked by sanctions turn to crypto

As the ruble plunges to record lows amid swingeing sanctions imposed on Russia by the West, ordinary citizens are forsaking the national currency for a stablecoin currency pegged to the US dollar.
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Paris to host Europe’s largest NFT-focused event

Crypto, NFTs, and metaverse are the latest buzzwords, and companies worldwide are looking for ways to tap the market.
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Why swindle women online when you can just issue an NFT?

The Tinder Swindler – an infamous conman who used fake digital identities and bogus websites to seduce women and scam them out of millions – has released his own line of NFTs in a bizarre twist on blockchain’s growing appeal to criminals.
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More NFT pain as cyber crooks steal $1.7m in tokens from OpenSea

Fraudsters made another haul on Saturday when they stole 254 NFTs from the platform, including those issued by Decentraland and Bored Ape Yacht Club, according to blockchain security firm PeckShield.
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US Congress targets bad actors on the crypto stage – but is it savvy enough to catch them?

With nearly three dozen bills addressing blockchain and cryptocurrency proposed in the past year alone, the US government appears to be making strides towards regulating the technology – but a congressman has admitted that nine in ten of his colleagues probably do not even understand how it works.
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Ex-footballer hails brave ‘new world’ of NFTs

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An ex-footballer who has become an NFT entrepreneur believes blockchain will revolutionize the way business is conducted, describing it as a new frontier in which everyone can help to build a “fairer world.”
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NFTs in 2022: metaverse, mainstream acceptance, and lurking cybercriminals

2021 was undoubtedly a big year for the non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Enthusiasts expect that by the end of 2022, the...
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The Gutter Cat Gang is about to rule the human-abandoned Earth in the metaverse

The mainstream adoption of NFTs is inevitable, believes the co-founder of the Gutter Labs, who goes by the name Gutter...
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Bridgesplit, promising a yield on your precious NFTs, raises $4.25 million

$20 billion worth of NFTs lives on Solana and Ethereum. A startup has found a way to let you earn...
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Rogue nations and criminals are aggressively exploiting cryptocurrencies - FBI veteran

Cybercriminals appreciate cryptocurrency for being instant, liquid, and borderless. Yet, it is not totally anonymous, and experts can trace some...
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Unregulated cryptocurrencies fuel ransomware and malicious crypto mining

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The gravitational force of ransomware’s black hole is pulling in other cyberthreats to form one massive, interconnected ransomware delivery system...
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Former CISA chief on fighting cyber adversaries: we’ve got to target cryptocurrencies

If cybercriminals tried to extort money through traditional banking systems, they wouldn't be able to pull off their attacks. Therefore,...
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Crypto exchanges rush to shed Chinese users after Friday's crackdown

Cryptocurrency exchanges and providers of crypto services are scrambling to sever business ties with mainland Chinese clients, after Beijing last...
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China turns the screws on crypto, Bitcoin stumbles

China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrency trading on Friday, vowing to root out "illegal" activity and banning crypto mining nationwide,...
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24-year-old lost $14k worth of Doge: hidden gem crypto platform turned out to be a scam

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24-year-old Arjun Shah from Australia lost more than $14 thousand dollars worth of Dogecoin to an online scam. There’s not...
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The rise of digital currency and a world of e-money

In a digital world of echo chambers and binary thinking, digital currencies and e-money are more diverse topics that polarize...
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Poly Network claims a hacker returned stolen $600 million

A colossal, as well as bizarre crypto heist story seems to have reached its end. Poly Network, a decentralized finance...
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Crypto exchange Liquid lost over $90 million in a hack

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Liquid announced hackers stole assets worth $91.35 million. "We are sorry to announce that #LiquidGlobal warm wallets...
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