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OKX and Chiliz unite to empower blockchain governance, security and scalability

OKX and Chiliz unite to empower blockchain governance, security and scalability

OKX becomes a validator on Chiliz Chain, enhancing the blockchain’s governance and scalability for the sports and entertainment industry.
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Japanese man arrested for allegedly hacking Pokémon game to sell custom monsters

Japanese man arrested for allegedly hacking Pokémon game to sell custom monsters

The Pokémon Company

Japanese police arrested a man after finding evidence that he illegally tampered with save data for the Nintendo Switch games Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, which he used to create custom characters that he sold on an online gaming marketplace.
According to machine translations of stories at NHK and the Asahi Shimbun…
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Ex-Amazon engineer gets 3 years for hacking crypto exchanges

Ex-Amazon engineer gets 3 years for hacking crypto exchanges

Former Amazon security engineer Shakeeb Ahmed was sentenced to three years in prison for hacking two cryptocurrency exchanges in July 2022 and stealing over $12 million. …
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Former Security Engineer Sentenced to Three Years for Hacking Two Decentralized Exchanges

Former Security Engineer Sentenced to Three Years for Hacking Two Decentralized Exchanges

A former security engineer, who stole digital assets valued at more than $12 million from two decentralized exchanges, has received a three-year prison sentence. In what has been characterized as the “first-ever” conviction for a smart contract hack, the U.S. Judge also ordered the ex-engineer to forfeit roughly $12.3 million…
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BlackRock loses appeal over UK tax on $13.5bn BGI deal

BlackRock loses appeal over UK tax on $13.5bn BGI deal

BlackRock loses appeal over UK tax on $13.5bn BGI deal  Financial Times…
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Chinese fraud victims seek return of £3bn in bitcoin seized in UK

Chinese fraud victims seek return of £3bn in bitcoin seized in UK

Chinese fraud victims seek return of £3bn in bitcoin seized in UK  Financial Times…
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Sweden’s Eurovision Song Contest to have strict security due to heightened threat of terrorism, police say

Sweden’s Eurovision Song Contest to have strict security due to heightened threat of terrorism, police say

Security will be tight during next month’s Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo, Sweden, due to potential unrest and terrorism threats, according to local police…
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Overwatch 2 Will Let You Buy Old Mythic Skins—For A Lot Of Money

Overwatch 2 Will Let You Buy Old Mythic Skins—For A Lot Of Money

Overwatch 2’s tenth season begins today, April 16, and it’s bringing a new hero, a new limited-time event, and also a new way to earn Mythic Skins, the rare, customizable skins you can get through progressing through the entire premium battle pass. It’s a nice change for folks who haven’t bought every battle pass and…Read more…
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Joy to Trump on hush money cash: No, Donald, those were not just ‘legal expenses’

Joy to Trump on hush money cash: No, Donald, those were not just ‘legal expenses’

Donald Trump’s hush money trial ended its second day of jury selection on Tuesday. Seven jurors have been selected so far. Opening arguments for this historic first criminal trial of a former president could start as soon as Monday legal experts tell Joy Reid…
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Why Opioid Settlement Money Is Paying County Employees’ Salaries

Why Opioid Settlement Money Is Paying County Employees’ Salaries

More than $4.3 billion in opioid settlement money has landed in the hands of city, county and state officials to date — with billions more on the way. But instead of using the cash to add desperately needed treatment, recovery and prevention services, some places are using it to replace existing funding…
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