Washington Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

The tool would have been used in the theft of 620 million dollars attributed by the authorities to a group of hackers linked to Pyongyang. The United States imposed on Friday “for the first time“financial penalties to a”cryptocurrency mixer“, a sophisticated service accused in this case of involvement in the “harmful cyber activitiesand virtual money … Read more

How Google, Apple and Microsoft want to get rid of passwords

The three tech giants have agreed to build a system to authenticate without a password. The ordeal of passwords could end within a year: Google, Apple and Microsoft announced Thursday an agreement to build a system allowing authentication without having to memorize a series of cabalistic signs. “With the new feature, consumers will be able … Read more

cryptocurrencies, a refuge from the erosion of savings?

DECRYPTION – While rising prices are hitting Western countries hard, classic savings books are competing with new cryptocurrency offers. It is close to 70% in Turkey, it led the American central bank to announce this week its biggest increase in the key rate since 2000 and gives Bruno Le Maire, the French Minister of the … Read more

Elon Musk secures $7 billion more funding for Twitter takeover

The businessman obtained funds from Sequoia Capital but also from the Binance cryptocurrency platform. Elon Musk has obtained the support of other major investors to finance the 44 billion dollars needed to buy the social network Twitter. In a stock market filing released Thursday, the entrepreneur says he secured $7.1 billion in funding, in addition … Read more

Netflix, Meta, Amazon, Google… Alert for tech stars on Wall Street

DECRYPTION – A stock market crash put an end to the irresistible growth of the digital giants. For the first time sowing doubt among investors. Friday, April 29, a wind of panic seized the Nasdaq index which brings together the cream of American technology stocks. In a single session, it fell by 4.17%, the worst … Read more

how lobbies put pressure on Brussels

INVESTIGATION – The European Union seeks to regulate cryptocurrency exchanges. A project that comes up against colossal economic interests. The cryptocurrency market is still young, but it has already reached 3 trillion dollars, which is more than the cumulative valuation of CAC 40 companies. However, this sector still looks like the Wild West. Brussels wants … Read more

what the new European rules will change

DECRYPTION – Two European texts, which are causing an outcry in the crypto sphere, will have concrete repercussions for investors. They have aroused the enthusiasm of individual investors, attracted by their attractive financial prospects and the records broken by the price of Bitcoin. Cryptocurrencies, which have long remained a concern for insiders, have risen to … Read more

Elon Musk sold several million Tesla shares on Tuesday and Wednesday, earning him $4 billion

To finance the acquisition of Twitter, Elon Musk has pledged to contribute up to 21 billion dollars of personal contribution, the rest being financed by debt. Many investors are wondering about the actual completion of this operation. Elon Musk sold, Tuesday April 26 and Wednesday April 27, just over 4.4 million Tesla shares, of which … Read more

Elon Musk causes scandal again by publicly criticizing Twitter executives

Several voices were raised to describe the behavior of the billionaire as “harassment”. Elon Musk, who has just made an agreement to buy Twitter, criticized and publicly mocked executives of the Californian company, arousing anger when many employees already seem worried about the idea of ​​​​being directed by the boss of Tesla. After supporting a … Read more

Controversial tweet from Elon Musk about Tesla ruled ‘false’ by judge, investors say

Elon Musk claimed there, in 2018, to have sufficient funding to take Tesla out of the stock market. The tweet in which Elon Musk claimed in 2018 that he had sufficient funding to take Tesla out of the stock market was considered “false and misleadingby a judge, according to a document filed by investors who … Read more