Cybercriminals garnered $1.4B from cryptocurrency crimes in spring 2020

This year could see the second-highest value in cryptocurrency crimes recorded, with coronavirus-themed attacks contributing to growth, CipherTrace found.

In the first five months of 2020, cryptocurrency crimes have totaled $1.4 billion, indicating that the year 2020 could see the second-highest value in cryptocurrency crimes, outside 2019’s  whopping $4.5 billion, a CipherTrace report found. 

Contributing to this growth is a large number of coronavirus-themed crypto crimes, which quickly spread as COVID-19 content flooded the media. Many criminals posed as credible coronavirus-related sources, only to commit fraud or steal money, according to the report. 

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Atlassian adds 12 DevOps automation features

A new set of tools to help eliminate busywork piggybacks on the company’s findings that DevOps implementation leads to less time for developers to build code.

Atlassian, makers of a variety of platforms for software development and program management, has announced the addition of a dozen new DevOps “features, automations and integrations to help developers take their time back and ship better code, faster.”

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The features are all based on Atlassian’s survey conducted earlier in 2020, which found that while 90% say DevOps has had a positive impact, 84% said they faced barriers to implementation. 

Those barriers,

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Sorry, Samsung Pay: How Google Pay found its way to my heart (and wallet)

Samsung Pay has one standout feature.


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Realme Smart TV to Go on Sale Today at 12 Noon via Flipkart, Realme Site: Price in India, Specifications

Realme TV models will go on sale in India today for the first time starting at 12pm (noon). The Realme Smart TV will be offered in two screen sizes of 32-inch and 43-inch, and customers can purchase the device via Flipkart, Realme India site, or offline retail stores. The smart TV, however, won’t be delivered to customers residing in containment zones across India. With the entry of Realme Smart TV into India’s highly competitive smart TV market, the company will compete against dominant players such as Xiaomi, LG, TCL, Vu, and more.

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Facebook avatars: How to make one for chat, Instagram, Twitter and more

Making your Facebook avatar is a fun, easy way to express yourself online.


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Facebook avatars have been around for several weeks now, and if you haven’t created one, you’re missing out. The newest addition to the social network lets you make a cartoony character version of yourself, which you can customize with a variety of faces, hairstyles and outfits. You’ll then be able to use the avatar in your Facebook comments, stories, your profile picture and Facebook Messenger chat windows. They’re similar in style to Bitmoji and Apple’s Memoji avatars.

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