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Justice Department Announces Cryptocurrency Enforcement Team

Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco on Wednesday announced the creation of a National Cryptocurrency Enforcement Team (NCET), to tackle complex investigations and prosecutions of criminal misuses of cryptocurrency. Areas of concentration include crimes committed by virtual currency exchanges, mixing and...

Legislators Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Secure Critical Infrastructure From Cyber Attacks

Reps. John Katko, R-N.Y., and Abigail Spanberger, D-Va., introduced a bipartisan bill in the House on Tuesday to protect systemically important critical infrastructure (SICI) from cyber attacks. Their bill, the Securing Systemically Important Critical Infrastructure Act, helps establish a transparent...
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Twitter Sells MoPub to AppLovin for $1.05 Billion

Twitter announced Wednesday that it is selling MoPub, the mobile ad platform it bought back in 2013, to mobile game and marketing software maker AppLovin for $1.05 billion in cash, as the microblogging platform looks to focus more on...

Twitch Confirms Data Breach

Game-streaming platform Twitch on Wednesday confirmed a data breach which reportedly divulged confidential company information and streamers' earnings. In a statement, the company said that "some data was exposed to the internet due to an error in a Twitch server...
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Qualcomm, SSW Partners to Purchase Veoneer in $4.5 Billion Deal

Chipmaker Qualcomm Incorporated and SSW Partners, a New York-based investment firm said Monday that they have reached a definitive agreement to acquire Veoneer, Inc. for $37.00 per share in an all-cash transaction, representing a total equity value for Veoneer...