Trend Micro creates ‘honeypot’ to analyse security threats, gets subjected to ransomware & cryptocurrency mining
Honeypot attracted financially motivated exploits.
No virus woes for Bitcoin as it climbs to highest since November
The largest cryptocurrency rose as high as $9,142.80 on Tuesday, a level las...
Product-driven teams require tech to be embedded in their way of thinking: Lori Beer, CIO, JP Morgan Chase
The way we work is changing into m...
MeitY gets a blockchain plan
Government is tweaking tech policies to keep up with emerging challenges. NISG says regulations should be based on the functions performed by tech, not on the tech itself. It made the recommendation in the draft national strategy on blockchain policy that had sought comments and suggestions from stakeholders.
Banned cryptocurrency to uphold integrity of banking system: RBI
The central bank, through senior advocate Shyam Divan, argued that though there was no formal ban on cryptocurrencies under any law in existence in India, it had consistently been warning all those dealing with virtual currencies of the risks inherent in them.
RBI says crypto not banned, but don’t bank on it
The central bank said this in a response to a petition filed by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI), which wanted it to reconsider a 2018 circular directing regulated entities not to deal in cryptocurrencies. RBI said it had not banned crypto but only ringfenced regulated entities like banks from risks associated.
JPMorgan sees ‘high anticipation’ for CME Bitcoin options launch
JPMorgan calculates intrinsic value by treating Bitcoin as a commodity
Bitcoin goes ballistic after surging through $8,000 level
The world’s largest cryptocurrency rose as much as 7.3 per cent to $8,128 in New York trading
Bitcoin begins year negative after 2019’s eye-catching surge
Bitcoin dropped as much as 4 per cent to fall to its lowest level since mid-December..
RBI Guv maintains anti-cryptocurrency stance
RBI has held several internal discussions and consulted with other central banks on possibility of launching India’s own digital currency.
What will technology jobs look like a decade from now?
Individuals will need to upskill to ensure career longevity even as automation takes over certain jobs. Careers in vogue right now may not even exist a decade later. Blockchain, cryptocurrency, robotics and autonomous vehicles —all emerging technologies — will become mainstream over the next decade, requiring thousands of specialists.
Bitcoin's 90,00,000% rise this decade leaves skeptics aghast
The S&P 500 tripled in that period. An index that tracks world markets has more than doubled.
Regulatory curbs may slow Blockchain innovations in India
“The (Indian) regulatory ecosystem is...not (focusing) on decentralised systems like smart contracts, so innovation will not happen at the same pace as in those countries who do allow for experimentation in such aspects of the technology,” said Nitin Sharma, founder of Incrypt Blockchain.
Bitcoin’s purported creator says his fortune may remain locked
Wright is a controversial figure, with many in the cryptocurrency community believing he didn’t invent Bitcoin.
Quantum Leap: End of cash is near, cashless currencies are in vogue
In India, despite the demonetisation scheme in 2016, cash continues to account for over 90% of transactions.
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