Thousands of users report an outage on Google

Tens of thousands of users of Google services reported outages to the benchmark site DownDetector.com on Monday evening, notably concerning the search engine but also Maps, its mapping application. “User reports indicate that there are problems on Google Maps since 9:36 p.m. (according to the US east coast time zone, which is 3:36 a.m. in … Read more

Wall Street ends sharply higher, driven by technology

The New York Stock Exchange concluded sharply higher on Wednesday August 3, driven by the Nasdaq and encouraging company results, after the decline the day before when tensions with China had weighed. According to preliminary results at the close, the Dow Jones index gained 1.28%, the tech-heavy Nasdaq jumped 2.59% and the S&P 500 1.56%. … Read more

Regulator Seeks $1.7 Billion From Cryptocurrency Platform Accused of Fraud

Mirror Trading International (MTI) guaranteed investors potential returns of over 100% per year. The American financial regulatory agency CFTC has sued a South African speculative platform, as well as its manager, and is demanding the return of 1.7 billion dollars deposited in cryptocurrencies by customers. Placed in compulsory liquidation in July 2021, Mirror Trading International … Read more

Google ordered to pay 245 million dollars to an individual for “moral damage”

Google was ordered in Mexico to pay nearly $245 million for “moral prejudice” to an individual, the American search engine giant said on Friday, June 17, announcing its intention to appeal. Read also125 American newspapers attack Google and Facebook Google was ordered on June 13 to pay five billion pesos in favor of lawyer Ulrich … Read more

“Three quarters of cryptocurrencies will disappear”

“Theoretically, bitcoin could drop to zero. But this probability is very low, ”said Julien Maldonato. 284945001/LLUIS – stock.adobe.com MAINTENANCE – For Julien Maldonato, partner at Deloitte, in charge of the financial industry, it is very unlikely that bitcoin will fall to zero. LE FIGARO. – Bitcoin has already lost 57% of its value since the … Read more

Finance: why cryptocurrencies are collapsing

By Daniele Guinot Posted There are 3 minutes, Update There are 3 minutes For the first time since the end of 2020, bitcoin fell below the symbolic bar of 20,000 dollars (17,599 dollars) on Saturday. denisismagilov – stock.adobe.com ANALYSIS – Market reversals are commonplace with cryptocurrencies, which alternate up and down cycles. But the current … Read more

“Cryptocurrencies: Time for Existential Questions”

Today, cryptocurrencies are used very little to pay. LP/WESTOCK – stock.adobe.com ANALYSIS – In recent years, cryptocurrencies have served more to speculate than to develop a new use. Will they soon be relegated to the storehouse of forgotten speculative objects? The bursting of the cryptocurrency bubble forces us to ask ourselves a major question: is … Read more