Crypto Hacks Now Serve as North Korea’s Long-Term Investment

Crypto Hacks Now Serve as North Korea’s Long-Term Investment

Cryptocurrency exchanges have lost billions of dollars to hackers over the past decade. However, the cryptocurrency market continues to grow despite the hacks as the adoption of Bitcoin and other cryptos continues to rise. North Korean Hackers Generated $1.7 Billion from Hacks Recent reports have revealed that North Korean hackers have stolen more than $1.7 … Read more

Covid-19 could cause ‘tsunami’ of long-term illness, expert warns, as cases rise

Covid-19 could cause 'tsunami' of long-term illness, expert warns, as cases rise

New Zealand could be facing a “tsunami of disability” as potentially hundreds of people infected in the Delta Covid-19 outbreak may experience long-term impacts from the virus. When officials announced the in-principle decision to slightly ease restrictions in Auckland from Wednesday, health experts warned this would see case numbers “accelerate”. There have been more than … Read more

Bitcoin futures ETF may be costly way to get long-term crypto exposure

Bitcoin futures ETF may be costly way to get long-term crypto exposure

boonchai wedmakawand | Moment | Getty ImagesCrypto enthusiasts had reason to cheer last week as digital currencies notched another milestone: the first U.S. bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund.Investors rushed in. The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) had the second-biggest trading debut for any ETF on record when it launched Oct. 19. Its share price jumped 4%. … Read more

London, Ont. long-term care home charged in relation to COVID-19 outbreak that killed nurse

London, Ont. long-term care home charged in relation to COVID-19 outbreak that killed nurse

London, Ont. – A long-term care facility in London, Ont. is facing charges under the Occupational Health and Safety Act after a COVID-19 outbreak that killed a registered nurse. The Ontario Nurses Association (ONA) welcomes the charges, but says the tragedy could have been prevented with greater oversight. Brian Beattie was 58 … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Booster for seniors in long-term care homes, 1 more death

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Booster for seniors in long-term care homes, 1 more death

New Brunswick will offer a COVID-19 vaccine booster dose to seniors in long-term care homes and other communal settings who have already received two doses of a vaccine. The rollout of the mRNA vaccine boosters will begin in early October, along with the flu vaccine campaign, said Dr. Jennifer Russell, the chief medical officer of health, said Wednesday. The decision … Read more