Moves

Larry Ellison Is Latest Billionaire To Flee California, Moves To Hawaii

The relentless California exodus continues: after Tesla boss Elon Musk, Splunk CEO Doug Merritt and comedian Joe Rogan all left the Golden State for Austin, Texas, with Oracle unveiling last Friday that it had become the latest tech company to uproot its Redwood City HQ and move to Austin, Texas, moments ago we learned that…

Alito Moves Up Deadline For Supreme Court Briefing In Pennsylvania Case, Bringing Within ‘Safe Harbor’ Window To Intervene

Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito has made a critical decision which may signal that court’s willingness to hear a controversial case attempting to flip Pennsylvania’s 2020 election results. Originally, Alito set a Wednesday deadline for the state to respond to GOP Rep. Mike Kelly’s lawsuit alleging that a 2019 state election reform, known as Act…

European Union Moves To Outlaw Encrypted Apps

Authored by Eric Striker, The European Union is moving to ban end-to-end encrypted communication.  An EU council of ministers resolution spearheaded by French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron and Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz of the conservative Austrian People’s Party would mandate that apps such as Telegram, Signal, and WhatsApp provide European intelligence services with backdoor access in order to allow…

Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Lawmakers Quit En Masse After Beijing Moves To Stamp Out Last Bastion Of Political Dissent

Just like that, Hong Kong’s last remaining bastion of political dissent has been crushed by a swift stomp of the CCP jackboot. Hong Kong’s pro-democracy lawmakers, many of whom have been pepper-sprayed, beaten and arrested with their sympathizers in the streets of what was formerly Asia’s gateway to the West, have resigned en masse Wednesday…

Bitcoin Tops $14k As Billion-Dollar ‘Silk Road’ Wallet Moves For First Time Since 2015

After a tempestuous 24 hours, Bitcoin prices are back above $14,000 this afternoon, officially trading for 100 straight days above $10,000… Source: Bloomberg This move comes as CoinTelegraph’s Turner Wright notes that CipherTrace speculated that the anonymous user made the transactions “to stay up to date with the Bitcoin network,” but it may have been…