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Poilievre would prevent digital currency run by Bank of Canada

The current front-runner for the Conservative Party leadership has said he would prevent the Bank of Canada from developing a central bank-run digital currency if he becomes prime minister. Poilievre, who has been a Conservative member of Parliament for 18 years, has pushed past all the contenders ahead of a September vote to choose the […]

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Liquid Media and Eluvio screen IndieFlix film on blockchain-powered platform

Liquid Media Group and Eluvio screened IndieFlix’s original documentary ANGST on Eluvio’s blockchain-based content platform at the Sundance Film Festival 2022, raising awareness around anxiety and mental health while supporting key charities. Half the proceeds will go towards mental health advocacy organizations, including Jack.org, Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation, and the IndieFlix Foundation. “The […]

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If NFTs were honest…

No doubt you’ve been unfortunate enough to hear all the hype about NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens). If you don’t understand what they are, don’t feel too bad about it. The truth is that many people don’t understand what NFTs are. It&…

Cyber Awareness 2022: Consider Deepfakes, NFTs and More

From deepfakes to crypto crime to in-flight drone-based data theft, cyber awareness in 2022 will look a bit different. Good cyber awareness means knowing these risks, even if some of them sound stranger than science fiction.  Cyber Awareness and Deepfake Crime What if you got a phone call from a trusted friend or colleague to […]

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Hashtag Trending Dec. 23- Social media distrust; engineers love blockchain; No vaccine, no pay at Intel

Files from Tom Li Social media users don’t trust the platforms they use, silicon valley engineers are fervently pursuing blockchain opportunities, and Intel will be placing unvaccinated employees on unpaid leave next year.   That’s all the tech news that’s trending right now, welcome to Hashtag Trending. It’s Thursday, December 23, and I’m your host, […]

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Treasury Crypto Security Sanction Blocks Exchange Favored by Ransomware Actors

The U.S. government sanctioned the cryptocurrency exchange SUEX for moving money for ransomware actors. In essence, that means U.S. citizens and corporate entities are banned from using it. The statement, released in September, is part of a wider effort to boost crypto security and “disrupt criminal networks and currency exchanges”. The First Crypto Security Sanction […]

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