$5.2 billion worth of Bitcoin transactions linked to ransomware, coin nears all-time $64,800 high

Bitcoin has increasingly become an attractive option for laundering purposes, in addition to allowing many to make money through illicit means thanks to the largely unregulated technology it’s based on. The U.S. government has recently started to pay more attention to the cryptocurrency space however, which has resulted in the revelation that approximately $5.2 billion […]

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Arm’s new ‘Virtual Hardware’ tool lets IoT device developers work in the cloud

The modern world is rapidly becoming more interconnected than ever, largely thanks to the rising popularity of Internet of Things (IoT) devices; ranging from smart home appliances to connected security cameras and medical equipment. Now, chipmaking giant Arm wants to speed this growth up even more by offering new tools to companies looking to streamline […]

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Apple’s advertising growth appears to have tripled since instituting App Tracking Transparency rules

Facebook predicted that there would be an “adocalypse” after Apple began enforcing its App Tracking Transparency earlier this year. I don’t know if that’s actually been the case since ad-supported apps still pound me with advertisements that seem no different than before. However, one analyst firm says Apple has greatly benefitted from the new ATT […]

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