JPMorgan and Goldman delve into cryptocurrencies and DeFi

Two major Wall Street banks revealed moves into crypto derivatives and decentralized finance (DeFi) over the weekend that could be seen as a vote of confidence just when the crypto industry needs it most. Tyrone Lobban, head of Onyx Digital Assets at JP Morgan, said on Saturday (June 11) at the CoinDesk Consensus conference that … Read more

Today in History (June 15)

June 15, 2022 3:16 PM Aware: June 15, 2022 3:16 PM Today is Wednesday, June 15, the 166th day of 2022. This is today in history. Local news In 2013, an alcohol-related crash in Joplin claimed two lives after a driver and passenger swerved too quickly and went off the road. In 2015, OSHA investigators … Read more

Security threat exposed for browser-based crypto wallets

Discovered Vulnerability Exposes Users’ Secret Recovery Phrases From Browser Wallet Affected wallet providers were contacted and the vulnerability was kept confidential until the security issues were fixed. Several popular browser-based crypto wallets are vulnerable to hacking under certain conditions, according to new research. Blockchain security firm Halborn found several instances where wallets including Brave, MetaMask, … Read more

Nine charter schools vying to open in 2023

Nine proposed charter schools have made it to the second round of Mississippi’s application process. All applicants are looking to open in 2023, with all but one run by new entrants. While most schools would offer only one or two grades at launch, if approved they will eventually serve a larger group of students. Is … Read more

The UK Wants Crypto Firms, Not Criminals

The UK digital minister is emphasizing his government’s desire to make the country a global hub for cryptocurrency activity, even as he expressed caution about illegal activity. “We intend for the UK and London to be crypto hubs,” Chris Philp told Bloomberg Radio on Wednesday (June 15). “But of course we have to do it … Read more

Today in FinTech: Smart Data; Logistics Payments

In today’s FinTech news, Affirm said its data analysis is a core component of knowing who will pay. Meanwhile, PayCargo is helping logistics companies on land, sea and air manage digital payments. In addition, Mastercard is helping open up the scale for new banking companies. Affirm: Smart data provides advantage in BNPL space Affirm’s Buy … Read more

Experts address the 5 biggest crypto concerns

Passakorn Prothien / iStock.com As stocks plunge into a bear market, cryptocurrencies and even entire exchanges crash along with them. The stock market, however, has history on its side. Bull markets fall into bear markets as the business cycle turns and then the market grows strong again. Long-term stock investors, for the most part, can … Read more

Pirates Vs Odds Cardinals, prediction, MLB picks today

Commercial Content 21+ After a half-decent start to the season, the Pittsburgh Pirates have crashed to earth over the past two weeks. Losers of nine in a row, the Bucs are now 24-37, and their -103 run differential is the worst mark in the majors. Even if Pittsburgh’s season isn’t heading anywhere fast, there have … Read more