The last Blockbuster Video standing is in Bend, Oregon

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Smack in the middle of Third Street in the town of Bend, Oregon stands the soon-to-be last Blockbuster Video store in America. Two other remaining locations, in Alaska, are closing soon, the owners announced on July 12. At its peak in the mid-2000s, Blockbuster was a behemoth that had 9,000 stores worldwide. It’s fitting that Read More

Hedge Fund Billionaire Steven Cohen Is Getting into Crypto

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Billionaire investor Steven Cohen, once dubbed the “Hedge Fund King,” has reportedly entered the crypto space. According to a Fortune article published July 12, Cohen has invested in cryptocurrency-focused hedge fund Autonomous Partners through his VC firm Cohen Private Ventures. Autonomous Partners was founded last December by Arianna Simpson, a venture capitalist with a history in Read More

U.S Congressman Sounds Off On Cryptocurrency Industry Amid Democratic Hacking Scandal

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Advertisement The recent indictments of 12 Russian intelligence officers by the team of Special Counsel Robert Muller has been dominating headlines. The officers are charged with hacking the computer networks of some staffers on the Hillary Clinton campaign, people involved with the Democratic National Committee, and people involved with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Deputy Read More

Universities Racing to Provide Lectures on Crypto: Opportunities and Pitfalls

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Knowledge is power, particularly in the Information Age, where an understanding of ‘the new’ can provide an edge over the competition. This is why, barely a year since crypto exploded into mainstream awareness — and long before it’s likely to enjoy blanket adoption — it’s already been the object of a growing number of university Read More

Cloudbric: Decentralized, Accessible, AI-based Cybersecurity for Individuals

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Already an established enterprise and website cybersecurity provider, Cloudbric is launching a decentralized universal security platform which will provide a diverse suite of AI-based cybersecurity services for personal use. The founding members of Cloudbric have over 30 years of IT, information security, and cyber security knowledge and experience. Cloudbric began as an in-house initiative by Read More

Furniture Designer Offers New Path To Those In Addiction Recovery

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By Karen Morfitt DENVER (CBS4)– A local furniture designer is giving those in the recovery community a path to success. Morris Turner is one of those benefiting from the opportunity. (credit: CBS) “I was a drug addict mainly opiates,” Turner said. For years, the only thing he thought about was getting his next fix. (credit: Read More

$13.5 Million Hack Ignites Fresh Debate Over Crypto Project Bancor

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Innovation is never easy. That said, sometimes it can be that much harder. Such was the case for crypto project Bancor this week, which saw its design decisions and strategy picked apart on social media as it sought to contain the damage from a multimillion-dollar hack. On Monday, the project announced its app was down for maintenance, and Read More

This Week in Bitcoin: New Exchanges, Bancor Breach, Binance CEO vs Vitalik

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The Weekly In this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about a couple of new exchanges, a major security breach at Bancor, and why the Binance CEO came out against Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin. This week’s most commented-on article covered the Nobel laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz, who predicted that cryptocurrencies will be “regulated into Read More

Losing Coins: How Bitcoin Gets Lost and How Users Can Prevent This

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Almost everyone in the crypto-world has heard at least one story about someone accidentally losing their Bitcoin. This happens more often than we might think, and it is not necessarily due to malicious attacks or hacks; human error is quite common. Many of us remember the news stories that sprang up in December 2017 as Read More