Microsoft will charge more for Office customers paying month to month

Microsoft will charge more for Office customers paying month to month

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks during the Next: Economy conference in San Francisco on Nov. 3, 2015. Liz Hafalia | San Francisco Chronicles | Hearst Newspapers | Getty Images Microsoft is using its market dominance in productivity software to force some customers of its Office suite into a big decision: pay more or commit to … Read more

Supreme Court ruling that changed TV’s future, and maybe the internet

Supreme Court ruling that changed TV’s future, and maybe the internet

Chet Kanojia, chief executive officer and founder of Aereo Inc. Adam Jefferies | CNBC In this weekly series, CNBC takes a look at companies that made the inaugural disruptor 50 list, 10 years later. It’s one of my favorite moments in the history of the Disruptor 50 list. Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Aereo, a start-up … Read more

Ethereum Goerli testnet merge goes live before move to proof-of-stake

Ethereum Goerli testnet merge goes live before move to proof-of-stake

Ethereum is the world’s second-biggest cryptocurrency, and it’s giving bitcoin a run for its money. Getty Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market value, just ran a final dress rehearsal ahead of a years-awaited upgrade that’s been billed as one of the most important events in the history of crypto. Since its creation almost a decade … Read more

Hackers have stolen $1.4 billion this year using crypto bridges

Hackers have stolen .4 billion this year using crypto bridges

Mining the Worlds Second-most-valuable Cryptocurrency at Evobits IT SRL An engineer inspects Sapphire Technology Ltd. AMD graphics processing units (GPU) at the Evobits crypto farm in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2021. The worlds second-most-valuable cryptocurrency, Ethereum, rallied 75% this year, outpacing its larger rival Bitcoin . Photographer: Akos Stiller/Bloomberg via Getty Images Photographer: … Read more

Paris Hilton will sell NFTs and hold virtual parties in The Sandbox

Paris Hilton will sell NFTs and hold virtual parties in The Sandbox

Paris Hilton this week announced that her company, 11:11 Media, will bring her world to the immersive virtual gaming world of The Sandbox. There, she’ll launch a “land,” in which she’ll interact with her fans and sell digital goods. The platform said Hilton “is planning social and community events such as rooftop parties and glamorous … Read more

Live updates from the meeting

Live updates from the meeting

Thu, Jun 16 20221:10 PM EDT Meeting has ended and employees are worried about layoffs The all-hands meeting concluded around 1 pm Eastern Time. According to a source, the majority of the reactions on Twitter’s Slack messaging board were negative in nature. Employees expressed that many of their worries about layoffs, remote work, a reduced … Read more

Crypto criminals laundered $540 million using RenBridge, Elliptic says

Crypto criminals laundered 0 million using RenBridge, Elliptic says

Dan Kitwood | Getty Images A major way criminals in the crypto world launder money is by sending digital assets across blockchains, bypassing a centralized service that can trace and freeze transactions. They use so-called cross-chain bridges to make it happen, and the dollar amounts are getting large. One particular cross-chain bridge called RenBridge has … Read more

Google pushes Apple to adopt RCS text messaging

Google pushes Apple to adopt RCS text messaging

Android mascots are lined up in the demonstration area at the Google I/O Developers Conference in the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Beck Diefenbach | Reuters Google, the developer of the Android, is increasing the pressure on Apple to adopt RCS, a next-generation standard for text messaging. It argues that Apple’s support of RCS would … Read more

Coinbase (COIN) earnings Q2 2022

Coinbase (COIN) earnings Q2 2022

Coinbase shares dropped in extended trading on Tuesday after the crypto exchange reported a loss of over $1 billion in the second quarter and missed analysts’ estimates for revenue. Here’s how the company did: Earnings: Loss of $4.98 per share, vs. loss of $2.65 per share as expected by analysts, according to Refinitiv. Revenue: $808.3 … Read more