Capital One Hack Exposes 100 Million Accounts as Bitcoin Unaffected

Capital One Hack Exposes 100 Million Accounts as Bitcoin Unaffected

The massive-scale hack of major United States credit card issuer Capital One has left the personal data of over 100 million individuals exposed. The massive-scale hack of major United States credit card issuer Capital One has left the personal data of over 100 million individuals exposed.As CNN reported on July 30, confidential data for around 106 million Capital One customers’ accounts and credit card applications was stolen by an alleged hacker, Paige Thompson, 33,…

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New $35 Raspberry Pi is the Most Powerful Yet for Running a Full Bitcoin Node

New $35 Raspberry Pi is the Most Powerful Yet for Running a Full Bitcoin Node

The Raspberry Pi Foundation released a new, more powerful model of its miniscule single-board computer, which costs $35 a pop and can run full nodes on the bitcoin network. The Raspberry Pi Foundation released a new, more powerful model of its miniscule single-board computer on June 24, which costs $35 a pop and has the capacity to run full nodes cheaply on the bitcoin (BTC) network.Earlier versions of the Raspberry Pi have been popular…

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Tron Co-Founder and CTO Leaves Project, Alleging Excessive Centralization

Tron Co-Founder and CTO Leaves Project, Alleging Excessive Centralization

The co-founder of blockchain protocol Tron is leaving, claiming the project has strayed from its founding principles. Lucien Chen — the former chief technical officer (CTO) and co-founder of blockchain protocol Tron (TRX) — has announced he is leaving the project, claiming it has become excessively centralized and strayed from its founding principles. Chen revealed his decision in a Medium blog post published on May 10.In his announcement, Chen recounts the history of the…

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