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Venmo’s new crypto service lets you buy and sell bitcoin, ether, and litecoin

PayPal subsidiary Venmo rolls crypto platform out to users starting today. Enlarge / Promotional image of Crypto on Venmo. (credit: Venmo) The PayPal-owned Venmo service will let users buy, sell, and hold bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaApr 20th, 2021

IEEE’s Natural Disaster Relief Program Expanding to India, Jamaica, Pakistan, Turkey, and Puerto Rico

The initiative provides affected areas with power, cellphone service, and the Internet .entry-content .tisubhead { color: #999999; font-family: verdana; font-size: 14px; font-weight: bold; letter-spacing: 1px; margin-bot.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

Credit Karma reinvents cash-back rewards with instant payback

Credit Karma Money, a new checking and savings account from the company best known for its credit monitoring service, recently launched a significant new feature. Called Instant Karma, the program rewards users by randomly refunding purchases or addi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

What Square’s smashing earnings tell us about consumer bitcoin demand

Today we're talking Square earnings and its bitcoin base, especially in how it relates to the results of other entities that offer bitcoin sales. Shares of Square are up more than 6% today after the American fintech company reported a stagg.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

Paramount+ lifts ViacomCBS to 36 million subs, will stream sci-fi movie Infinite

Streaming service commits to one original movie every week. Enlarge / Actor Mark Wahlberg confers with director Antoine Fuqua on the set of Infinite. (credit: Mark Wahlberg) On the heels of revealing that ViacomCBS' streaming platforms have re.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 13 min. ago

Did our ancestors kill all the island megafauna?

Study adds data to a long-running argument. The bones of a pygmy mammoth. (credit: National Park Service/Justin Tweet) Humans haven't always been great to nature. But at least our ancestors may not have killed off island megafauna in the dista.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 13 min. ago

US and UK Release Details on Russia"s SolarWinds Hackers

The U.S. and U.K. released details on Friday about how Russia's foreign intelligence service operates in cyberspace, the latest effort to try to disrupt future attacks. From a report: The report contains technical resources about the group's tactics,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 13 min. ago

Google Photos free unlimited storage is ending soon

Starting June 1, any new photos and videos uploaded to Google’s sharing and storage service will count against the free 15GB of capacity that comes with every Google account (or the additional storage you might have purchased as a Google One member.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 44 min. ago

A conversation with Bison Trails, the AWS-like service inside of Coinbase

Coinbase shares tumbled today to their lowest point since the company began trading publicly on April 14. The market often moves in mysterious ways, but several drivers could be at play, including Coinbase’s high opening price at the time of it.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 44 min. ago

To buy time for a failing startup, recreate the engineering process

The drastic approach I took to recovering our company is often referred to as a “full reset" -- the old company is essentially annihilated and a new company is formed from the remaining pieces. Jason Meller Contributo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 44 min. ago

Credit Karma reinvents cash back rewards with instant payback

Credit Karma Money, a new checking and savings account from the company best known for its credit monitoring service, recently launched a significant new feature. Called Instant Karma, the program rewards users by randomly refunding purchases or addi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 44 min. ago

Google search rankings algorithm check-in; Friday’s daily brief

Local Service Ads Google bug, speeding up images and the value of our old internet companies. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Hendrick due to respond to suit by former employee claiming racist harassment

The plaintiff in the case left his job at Hendrick Toyota Concord in North Carolina in September because a white shop foreman in the service department repeatedly targeted him with racist vitriol, the lawsuit alleged......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 45 min. ago

African swine fever virus vaccine candidate now produced in a cell line

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service (ARS) today announced that an African Swine Fever Virus vaccine candidate has been adapted to grow in a cell line, which means that those involved in vaccine production will no longer.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 45 min. ago

Buying a new M1 iMac? Here’s what you need to know before you purchase

Want to buy yourself a new M1-equipped iMac? There are a lot of choices to make, but they are made much simpler with the aid of our handy iMac buying guide......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 45 min. ago

Why hasn’t Waymo expanded its driverless service? Here’s my theory

Suburban ride-hailing is a lousy business to be in. Enlarge (credit: Sundry Photography / Getty Images) Last October, Waymo did something remarkable: the company launched a fully driverless commercial taxi service called Waymo One. Customers i.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

Netflix considering "N-Plus" service that offers playlists, podcasts, and the ability to influence shows

Netflix has been sending out a customer survey, seen by Protocol, to gauge reaction to a possible N-Plus hub, which is described as a "future online space where you can learn more about the Netflix shows and things related to them.".....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News17 hr. 44 min. ago

A conversation with Bison Trails: the AWS-like service inside of Coinbase

Coinbase shares tumbled today to their their lowest point since the company began trading publicly on April 14. The market often moves in mysterious ways, but several drivers could be at play, including Coinbase’s high opening price at the time.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News22 hr. 12 min. ago

WallStreetBets Forum Members Targeted in Telegram Cryptocurrency Scam

Members of Reddit's WallStreetBets forum were targeted in a probable cryptocurrency scam that could have left its victims with at least $2 million in losses. Bloomberg reports: Using the Telegram messaging service, an account called "WallStreetBets -.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Joco allowed to continue ebike operations as NYC lawsuit plays out

The City of New York’s lawsuit against JOCO, the docked electric bike-share service, hit a snag with the court Thursday, when it was denied temporary restraining order to end the company’s operations. The city alleges in the lawsuit fiel.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

NYC files lawsuit to halt Citi Bike rival JOCO’s e-bike operations

The City of New York has filed a lawsuit against JOCO, the docked electric bike-share service, just weeks after the company launched operations in the city. The city alleges JOCO is operating illegally because all bike-sharing systems within the city.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021