UK foreign secretary calls on allies to contain the rise of Russia and China

British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss called on the liberal government to “face up to global aggressors” in a fiery speech against Russia and China. In a speech at the Lowy…

Oil slumps in Asia after weak Wall Street performance Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a protective mask stands in front of an electronic board displaying the Nikkei index outside a brokerage firm in Tokyo, Japan, January 21,…

Ethereum tumbles, indicators show signs of bigger downtrend

ETH/USD continues to fall below the $3,000 support area. ETH price is likely to extend the decline to the $2,650 support in the near term. Ethereum continued to break below…

Russia’s ‘minor invasion’ could complicate Western response

WASHINGTON (AP) — Without a full-scale invasion, Russian President Vladimir Putin could take a less dramatic move in Ukraine that would greatly complicate the U.S. and allied response. He could…

Bank of Russia Proposes Broad Ban on Cryptocurrency Use, Trade and Mining – Regulated Bitcoin News

As with its tough stance on decentralized digital currencies, Russia’s central bank is now pushing for a broad ban on crypto-related activities such as issuance, exchange and mining. A consultation…

Jack Ma’s Ant Group embroiled in corruption scandal by Chinese media

China’s state broadcaster has implicated Jack Ma’s Ant Group in a corruption scandal, putting more pressure on the billionaire after a multibillion-dollar crackdown on his internet empire. A CCTV documentary…

SundaeSwap launches on Cardano, but users report failed transactions

Cardano’s first decentralized application (DApp), SundaeSwap, has launched, but users are frustrated by congestion, platform bugs, and failed transactions. Is this just the initial hassle expected from the influx of…

Sony looks to add new partners to its EV project – exec

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Sony Corporation logo is seen during a press conference in Tokyo, Japan November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters) – sony (NYSE: )…

Casio’s new keyboard can really sing any lyrics: gadgets

My best friend and I basically did it for guitar concerts in 12th grade. I play the rhythm, he plays the tone of the lyrics. 17 years ago. It was…

As costs mount, how long can China stick with ‘zero COVID’? | Coronavirus pandemic News

Hong Kong, China – On January 23, 2020, China gave birth to “zero COVID”. Facing the threat of a mysterious virus, authorities in Wuhan imposed the world’s first lockdown on…