Microsoft has warned that a new human-operated ransomware known as PonyFinal is targeting enterprise systems, including health systems, in Iran, U.S and India.
The new SIM-based identity system means the distributed capacity in power grids can be more effectively marshalled and controlled.
'TXT' is a way of creating "semantic Bitcoin storage," which will make storing, organizing transaction-based information on Metanet easier.
The lead developer of ElectrumX announced the software would in future versions support only Bitcoin SV.
A university in South Korea has partnered with an artificial intelligence industry association to build a blockchain and AI campus, which will also focus on big data and other tech areas.
A group of hackers known as Blue Mockingbird has been targeting enterprise systems and infecting them with Monero-mining malware without their knowledge.
Registration for the Bitcoin Association 2020 BSV Virtual Hackathon, co-hosted by nChain and sponsored by CoinGeek, begins May 26 and will end on August 18.
Municipalities and regulators are offering incentives to reinforce and boost the local block reward mining industry as part of the fallout from the BTC halving.
The past week has seen several supercomputers in Europe hacked to mine Monero, including research institutions in Spain, the U.K., Switzerland and Germany.
South Korea has revealed that its fintech sandbox has been a massive success, with $111 million worth of investment attracted and the creation of 380 jobs.
China has officially recognized blockchain-related jobs, including blockchain engineers and blockchain application operators.