Category Archive : Azerbaijan

Fake Binance NFT Mystery Box bots steal victim’s crypto wallets

Source: ITAMGamesInc

A new RedLine malware distribution campaign promotes fake Binance NFT mystery box bots on YouTube to lure people into infecting themselves with the information-stealing malware from GitHub repositories.

Binance mystery boxes are sets of random non-fungible token (NFT) items that people buy, hoping they’ll receive a unique or rare item at a bargain price. Some of the NFTs found in these boxes can be used to add rare cosmetics or personas within online blockchain games.

Mystery boxes are trendy in the NFT market because they give people the joy of the unknown and the potential for a big payday if they land a rare NFT. However, marketplaces like Binance offer them in limited numbers, making some boxes hard to get before they run out of stock.

This is why interested buyers often deploy “bots” to acquire them, and it’s precisely this hot trend that the threat…

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Exness enables affiliate reward withdrawals in crypto









 



11 May 2022







(PRESS RELEASE) — Multi-asset broker Exness has announced the introduction of a new and much-anticipated feature to its affiliate offerings: reward withdrawals in crypto. More specifically, from April 2022, all Exness Affiliates are able to receive their commissions in BTC or USDT, essentially giving them even more flexibility in terms of withdrawal options.

Exness also reported that it is expanding its Affiliate Program, now reaching a total of 87 countries worldwide. Some of the new countries Exness is now present in are Brunei, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Nepal, and Azerbaijan to mention a few.

It is worth noting that Exness is now the world’s largest broker in the world by trading volume, after exceeding the $2 trillion mark in monthly trading volume in March 2022, only months…

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Gucci to start accepting crypto payments in select US stores

By Trend

Gucci will accept payments in cryptocurrencies in the US
starting this month, as the luxury industry takes tentative steps
into the digital-asset universe, Trend reports citing Gulf Business.

Customers in some stores in New York, Los Angeles, Miami,
Atlanta and Las Vegas will be able to pay using digital tokens from
the end of May, the Italian fashion house said in a statement. It
will adopt this payment option throughout its North American stores
this summer.

Gucci, owned by Kering SA, will initially accept 10
cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ether, Dogecoin
and Shiba Inu.

The company joins fashion designer Philipp Plein, whose online
store started accepting crypto payments in 2021. Plein said in an
interview in late April that he expects purchases made with digital
tokens to surge this year, and that accepting cryptocurrencies had
gained his…

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FORMULA 1 CRYPTO.COM MIAMI GRAND PRIX 2022 – RACE RESULT – Formula 1

FORMULA 1 CRYPTO.COM MIAMI GRAND PRIX 2022 – RACE RESULT  Formula 1
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Azerbaijan`s Prosecutor General participates in European Conference of Prosecutors in Italy

Baku, May 6, AZERTAC

Azerbaijan`s Prosecutor General Kamran Aliyev has attended the European Conference of Prosecutors in the Italian city of Palermo at the invitation of his counterpart Giovanni Salvi.

Addressing the event, Giovanni Salvi stressed the importance of international cooperation between the prosecutors in terms of developing prosecution systems, protecting human rights, as well as fighting against organized crime and criminal groups, cybercrime etc.

Speaking at the plenary session, Kamran Aliyev highlighted the reforms carried out in Azerbaijan to ensure human and civil rights and freedoms.

Kamran Aliyev emphasized the importance of intensifying joint activities between the prosecutors’ offices to ensure flexibility and efficiency in the investigation of new challenges of transnational organized crime, especially new types of crimes involving cryptocurrency and new…

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Bankoff’s Crypto Wallets Nearly Empty After Virtual Debit Card Provider Folds

According to Tronscan, an explorer site for the Tron network, the wallet users identified as belonging to Bankoff regularly sent USDT to several addresses. These appear to be deposit addresses, which exchanges assign to users to put crypto in their accounts for trading. Some of the addresses sent money exclusively to addresses marked on Tronscan as belonging to FTX (1, 2, 3, 4) and some to Binance (1, 2).

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World News | Armenia Detains 180 Protesters Calling on Pashinyan to Quit

Yerevan, May 2 (AP) Police in Armenia’s capital on Monday detained 180 anti-government demonstrators that were blocking streets to protest against Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.

Protests demanding that Pashinyan step down reignited in Armenia last month, after he spoke in the country’s parliament about the need to sign a peace agreement with Azerbaijan.

Also Read | Warren Buffett Criticises Bitcoin, Says ‘Won’t Pay Even $25 for All Digital Coin in the World’.

Armenia and Azerbaijan have been locked in a decades-old conflict over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, which is part of Azerbaijan but has been under Armenian control since early 1990s.

In a six-week war in the fall of 2020, Azerbaijan was able to reclaim control over large swaths of land in and around the region before signing a…

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Multi-Platinum Artist And Producer G-Eazy Partners With Oneof On Genesis NFT Collection

Multi-Platinum Artist And Producer G-Eazy Partners With Oneof On Genesis NFT Collection

DESIGNED BY DZANAR, “THE GERALDS” CELEBRATES 

G-EAZY’S INFLUENTIAL STYLE WITH EXCLUSIVE MUSIC

 

UTILITIES INCLUDE ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME EXPERIENCES, FROM VIP TICKETS TO PARTIES, DINNERS & MORE

 

 

April 28, 2022 – With the launch of the first-ever NFT collection from multi-platinum recording artist and producer G-EazyOneOf has furthered its mission to bring the next 100 million non-crypto-native fans into Web3. Since joining “Project Coral Reef” in 2017, G-Eazy has remained steadfast in his efforts to meld both music-loving and crypto-minded worlds. Now, in partnership with OneOf’s sustainable, inclusive and accessible platform – backed by Quincy Jones and built specifically for music, sports and lifestyle – G-Eazy steps effortlessly…

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Central African Republic Adopts Bitcoin as Legal Tender

By Kester Kenn Klomegah

With the never-ending Russia-Ukraine crisis, Europe now turns to Africa for its energy needs. Notwithstanding the distance, European Union members have set their eyes on African oil and gas producing countries that could be potential alternative suppliers.

In the latest research developments, Italy becomes one more EU member closely coordinating with Algeria, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, Egypt, Nigeria and Mozambique.

During the first Russia-Africa summit, a number of African countries were soliciting Russia’s assistance in exploring their oil and gas reserves in Africa. Some agreements were signed with Russian companies such as Bashneft, Gazprom Neft, Lukoil, Rosneft et cetera.

Long before the start of the February 24 “special military operations” in Ukraine, many African leaders illogically failed to understand that Russia has always…

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Binance limits Russian services

By Alisha Houlihan for AMLi

Global cryptocurrency exchange, Binance will deactivate the accounts of its biggest clients in Russia as part of European Union sanctions, the company said on Thursday.

Binance informed users that Russian citizens and those based there who own crypto worth more than $11K (€10K) would not be able to make new deposits or trade.

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