Chime closes $500m funding round - CNBC
Chime has raised $500 million in a Series E round that values the American digital bank at $5.8 bill...
Morgan Stanley vets launch cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform
A group of former Morgan Stanley executives is building a cryptocurrency derivatives trading platfor...
CULedger preps blockchain-based cross-border payments
Credit union-owned blockchain outfit CULedger is ready to launch its cross-border payments product,...
EU fires Libra warning
In the latest shot across the bow of Facebook's Libra project, European authorities are warning that...
Deutsche Bank predicts cryptocurrency could replace fiat by 2030
Deutsche Bank has published its outlook for the decade ahead, predicting growth in appeal of cryptoc...
Apple Explains Mysterious iPhone 11 Location Requests
KrebsOnSecurity ran a story this week that puzzled over Apple's response to inquiries about a potential privacy leak in its new iPhone 11 line, in wh[…]
The iPhone 11 Pro’s Location Data Puzzler
One of the more curious behaviors of Apple's new iPhone 11 Pro is that it intermittently seeks the user's location information even when all applicat[…]
It’s Way Too Easy to Get a .gov Domain Name
Many readers probably believe they can trust links and emails coming from U.S. federal government domain names, or else assume there are at least mor[…]
Sale of 4 Million Stolen Cards Tied to Breaches at 4 Restaurant Chains
On Nov. 23, one of the cybercrime underground's largest bazaars for buying and selling stolen payment card data announced the immediate availability […]
Hidden Cam Above Bluetooth Pump Skimmer
Tiny hidden spy cameras are a common sight at ATMs that have been tampered with by crooks who specialize in retrofitting the machines with card skimm[…]