Categories
Uncategorized

Bank of Russia to Monitor Banks’ Dealings With Crypto Exchangers

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

The Central Bank of Russia has started to examine the operations of Russian banks with cryptocurrency exchangers, according to local media. Transactions between individuals through these platforms are of particular interest as the regulator believes these carry risks of financial losses and fraud. Central Bank Asks Russian Banks for Details on Crypto-Related Transactions In late December, the Central Bank of Russia (CBR) sent commercial banks a new reporting form for transactions, seeking information about money transfers related to crypto exchange websites. These are mostly payments between private individuals, including transactions…

The post Bank of Russia to Monitor Banks’ Dealings With Crypto Exchangers appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

These Are the Crypto Economy’s 10 Most Expensive Assets per Unit in 2022

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

A lot has changed in regard to the prices of various crypto assets throughout 2021, as today’s top crypto assets look a lot different than they did 12 months ago. Moreover, the most valuable cryptocurrencies in terms of U.S. dollars per unit have also changed, and the top ten most expensive coins have shifted. The following is a look at the top ten most expensive crypto assets in 2022, in terms of USD per unit. The Top Ten Most Expensive Crypto Assets in 2022 At the time of writing, the…

The post These Are the Crypto Economy’s 10 Most Expensive Assets per Unit in 2022 appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Reaches Lifetime High, It’s Now More Difficult Than Ever Before to Find a Block Reward

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

Following the drop in value during Thursday evening’s trading sessions, Bitcoin’s mining difficulty rose to a lifetime high, reaching 26.64 trillion after jumping 9.32% at block height 719,712. The mining difficulty’s all-time high (ATH) is now higher than the ATH it reached on May 15, 2021, which means it is currently more difficult than ever before to find a bitcoin block reward. Bitcoin’s Mining Difficulty Taps an ATH at 26.64 Trillion, Hashrate Shudders After Price Dip and Difficulty Increase On January 20, 2022, Bitcoin experienced its 357th epoch difficulty adjustment…

The post Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Reaches Lifetime High, It’s Now More Difficult Than Ever Before to Find a Block Reward appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

Report: A16z to Raise $4.5 Billion for Crypto Investments

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

A16z, a leading VC company in crypto, is reportedly ramping up its investments in the field this year. The company is said to be looking for $4.5 billion to invest in different cryptocurrency-related funds. This amount more than doubles the entire amount the company invested in crypto last year. A16z to Double Down on Crypto A16z will continue to put funds behind cryptocurrency-related projects this year, according to reports. The VC company, which focuses its investments on tech-related companies and has more than $28 billion in assets, is seeking $4.5…

The post Report: A16z to Raise $4.5 Billion for Crypto Investments appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

It’s Ron Klain’s turn in the barrel

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

As Joe Biden limps into his second year in office, a common criticism has emerged among fellow party members: his top advisers are too insular, rigid and self-assured. At the center of it all is Biden’s chief of staff, Ron Klain. For months, moderate Democrats in Congress have complained that Klain is overly deferential to their liberal colleagues, to the point where some members and Hill staff privately said he needed to be replaced. With Biden’s domestic agenda stalling out, the Covid pandemic lingering and inflation rising, second guessing of…

The post It’s Ron Klain’s turn in the barrel appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

Mask fines, voting jargon, and more: We take your toughest questions about Congress

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

Learn where money from masks fines go, some procedural wonkery and the VIPs in each House office.

The post Mask fines, voting jargon, and more: We take your toughest questions about Congress appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

Read the never-issued Trump order that would have seized voting machines

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

Among the records that Donald Trump’s lawyers tried to shield from Jan. 6 investigators are a draft executive order that would have directed the defense secretary to seize voting machines and a document titled “Remarks on National Healing.” POLITICO has reviewed both documents. The text of the draft executive order is published here for the first time. The executive order — which also would have appointed a special counsel to probe the 2020 election — was never issued. The remarks are a draft of a speech Trump gave the next…

The post Read the never-issued Trump order that would have seized voting machines appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

I Led the Revolution Against Journalistic Institutions. Now I Think We Need to Build Them Back Up.

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

As we approached the 15th anniversary of POLITICO, I plunged into old files expecting to find a lot that would make me cringe. Cringe, I did, looking at some of the early stories, replete with typos, clunky writing, strained premises. More cringing: The first edition of our publication — January 23, 2007 — with its high school newspaper design and a red-black logo announcing the arrival of “THE POLITICO.” Just like in the early days of “TheFacebook,” we soon dropped the “THE.” I was ready to flinch, but did not,…

The post I Led the Revolution Against Journalistic Institutions. Now I Think We Need to Build Them Back Up. appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

Is the Media Doomed?

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

From a Big Tech crackdown to the rebirth of local news, 16 future-minded thinkers predict where journalism will be in 15 years.

The post Is the Media Doomed? appeared first on Technology Manias.

Categories
Uncategorized

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!