Boston nurse fired for nudes on OnlyFans launches crypto porn app – Cointelegraph Magazine

[ad_1] Former Boston ICU nurse Allie Rae made international news in August last year after she was fired for running an extremely naughty OnlyFans account on the side. The story appeared everywhere from the NY Post to CNN and The Daily Beast — and she even made an appearance on Dr. Phil. The resulting publicity saw fans subscribing in droves, and the 37-year-old mother of three now makes more than $200,000 a month. But the same sort of moralizing and censorship that ended her nursing career also threatens her newfound…

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FTX Backs $2 Billion Unicorn Fintech Bitcoin App Chipper Cash

[ad_1] African cross-border payments app Chipper Cash has raised $150 million in a Series C extension round led by bitcoin exchange FTX, leading the money transmitting app to a $2 billion valuation, reported TechCrunch. Chipper, which is used in seven African countries, has ventured into the U.K. and U.S. markets in recent months, enabling a new remittances option. “Chipper Cash is offering remittances considerably cheaper than anyone else,” Serunjogi said, per the report. “More important to that is that we are now the first ones that I know honestly to…

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NYDIG Acquires Bitcoin Lightning Payments App Bottlepay

[ad_1] NYDIG has acquired Lightning Network payments app Bottlepay to integrate the Bitcoin second-layer to its platform. “We believe that the next chapter of Bitcoin will be about Bitcoin – big B – the network,” NYDIG said. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Bitcoin-focused financial services firm NYDIG announced the acquisition of payments app Bottlepay, which leverages the Bitcoin Lightning Network to make small and frequent payments feasible for businesses and consumers in Europe. The deal’s financial terms were not disclosed. “We believe that the next chapter…

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Newly Launched Wallstreetbets Defi App Aims to ‘Take Over Traditional Financial Markets’ – Defi Bitcoin News

[ad_1] At the beginning of 2021, a trend ignited by the creators of the Reddit forum r/wallstreetbets caused the whole world to focus on retail traders in the stock market purchasing so-called dead stocks like AMC, GME, and others. The hype behind the Wallstreetbets group has fizzled in the last few months, but a group that claims to represent the Wallstreetbets community has started a decentralized finance (defi) project called wsbdapp.com. The Wallstreetbets application provides traders with the ability to swap synthetic stocks backed by blockchain tech. Wallstreetbets and Defi:…

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Blockfolio rides off into the sunset, but it’s a new dawn for FTX App

[ad_1] The Blockfolio brand is no more: One of the first genuine product brands in the cryptocurrency space, the mobile app that started as a portfolio tracker — and later morphed into a trading app under the stewardship of FTX — will now take its new owner’s name. Blockfolio, which boasted a user base in excess of six million crypto enthusiasts, was acquired by Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX Trading company in August 2020 in a deal worth $150 million.  Related: Billionaire SBF says FTX may one day buy Goldman Sachs and…

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Mobile crypto ‘mining’ app possibly connected to personal data leak

[ad_1] Pi Network, a cryptocurrency mining app for mobile users, may have been connected to 17GB worth of personal data leaks, a Vietnamese news outlet reported on Monday. The treasure trove of personal data was apparently taken from the Know Your Customer checks of users of Pi Network, according to the person who posted it to hacker hangout RaidForums on Thursday. The identity cards of an estimated 10,000 Vietnamese citizens were placed for sale, along with connected home addresses, phone numbers and email addresses. The seller placed a price tag…

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Starbucks Customers Can Now Pay With Bitcoin via Bakkt’s Digital Wallet App – Bitcoin News

[ad_1] Starbucks customers can now pay for items with bitcoin by leveraging the Bakkt digital wallet application. Bakkt’s CEO, Gavin Michael explained that 500,000 users participated in testing before the launch, as the company says it looks forward to expanding crypto assets to everyone. You Can Now Pay for Goods at Starbucks With Bitcoin You can now pay with bitcoin by leveraging the Bakkt wallet at the popular chain of coffeehouses called Starbucks. With over 30,000 locations worldwide, Starbucks is the world’s largest coffeehouse chain and pulls in around $26.50…

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