Wednesday , June 20 2018

Craig Wright Moves to Dismiss ‘Shakedown’ Bitcoin Lawsuit

Craig Wright Moves to Dismiss ‘Shakedown’ Bitcoin Lawsuit Craig Wright, the chief scientist of blockchain startup nChain who once claimed to be bitcoin’s pseudonymous creator, has filed a motion in U.S. federal court to dismiss a billion-dollar lawsuit filed against him. As previously reported, Wright is being sued by Ira Kleiman, …

Read More »

Minecraft fans get a nasty surprise in malware-infected skins

Minecraft fans get a nasty surprise in malware-infected skins Thousands of Minecraft players attempting to download game mods might have received a nasty surprise in the form of malware designed to reformat their hard drives. The code in question was spotted by security firm Avast, who reported it was written into …

Read More »

Streaming sports service fuboTV raises $75 million led by AMC – TechCrunch

Streaming sports service fuboTV raises $75 million led by AMC – TechCrunch Days after Disney-owned ESPN launched its new streaming service, ESPN+, a three-year old streaming TV service for sports fans, fuboTV, is announcing the close of $75 million in Series D funding. The round was led by new investor …

Read More »

Energy Giant BP Says It’s Tested ‘Internal’ Tokens

Energy Giant BP Says It’s Tested ‘Internal’ Tokens Energy giant BP would consider partnering with blockchain startups that are doing initial coin offerings, and it’s even tested tokens internally, an executive said Wednesday. Speaking at the Blockchain Expo in London, Julian Gray, the technology director for BP’s digital innovation organization, voiced …

Read More »