Overwatch is taking players to Junkertown for its next map

Blizzard announced a new map for Overwatch during its Gamescom event in Cologne, Germany today. Junkertown, the Australian home of the bomb-loving character Junkrat and his oversized bodyguard Roadhog, will be playable at the show. Junkertown will be an escort map, meaning the attacking team has to push a payload to its destination while the defending team[…]

Philippine Central Bank Approves Registration of Virtual Currency Exchanges

Local media has reported that the Philippines’ central bank, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), has approved the registration of two virtual currency exchanges. The announcement comes after the BSP introduced legislation designed to recognize and regulate virtual currency exchanges earlier this year. Also Read: Philippines’ Central Bank Issues Guidelines for Virtual Currency Exchanges The[…]

Authorities Charge Californians in Connection with Dark Web Drug Ring

Federal prosecutors said multiple people in California managed a sprawling dark web drug ring. Allegedly, they were making millions of dollars via the operation, which they were managing from a gated community in Altadena. They mainly transacted in bitcoin and maintained a large network in the United States.  Also read: Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Rallies for Three[…]

3000 Bitcoin Mansion for Sale in Russia Hindered by Lack of Regulation

A provincial Russian mansion has been put up for sale with an estimated price of 3,000 bitcoins. However, the lack of legal classification for digital currencies complicates the treatment of bitcoin in the sale. Also read: Russia Discusses Starting Cryptocurrency Mining With Its 20+ Gigawatt Surplus Mansion For Sale for Bitcoin in Russia The Moscow-based real[…]

Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman among Seahawks players wearing new high-tech Vicis helmet

Several Seattle Seahawks players, including stars like Russell Wilson and Richard Sherman, are wearing the new Vicis helmet during games. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’oXLJ-4bRRClQN_R5gXqi1w’,sig:’Nbv4bB_YX4MDqKtlMX7sSvdwp_fJJuoHPR9t-kpcp-0=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’835339884′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); The Seahawks had their preseason home opener on Friday, beating Minnesota 20-13 at CenturyLink Field, and a handful of players sported the high-tech helmet that is being used[…]