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(Photo : Pixabay/PhotoMIX-Company) chip shortageThe PC market in the United States has declined during the recent quarter because of pandemic-related supply issues. This is the first time that the US PC market has declined since the coronavirus pandemic started. The pandemic has caused hundreds of people to purchase new PCs due to the work from home and study from home order last year. PC Market in the US Declines The report revealed by Gartner and IDC shows that the worldwide PC market increased in Q3, but it was a slower rate compared to what was seen last year, according to The…

Expansion of DeFi and Crypto Puts US at Risk of More Ransomware Attacks? A new study reveals why hackers are concentrating their efforts on North America. In the United States and other parts of the world, DeFi and cryptocurrencies continue to draw new customers. BitCoin, Ethereum, and other blockchain tokens are still experiencing unpredictably rising and decreasing values. Brinkwire News: Russia isn’t invited to the White House’s big meeting on ransomware | 30 countries and the EU are in attendance Despite this, many individuals, enterprises, and other businesses continue to take the risk of investing in their favorite crypto currency.…

(Photo : Pixabay/PhotoMIX-Company) Bitcoin cryptoThe United States is now the leader in bitcoin mining as China’s share has fallen to zero. In June, China instructed banks to seize transactions and issued bans on mining. The U.S. Overtakes China in Bitcoin Mining According to the research done by the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index or CBECI stated that at its peak in September 2019, China accounted for more than three-quarters of all bitcoin mining. China’s crackdown in mining led to a 38% fall. However, this was offset by a 20% bounceback over July and August, suggesting that some mining equipment was redeployed overseas.…

A new iOS scam ring is targeting various dating app users across the globe. Involved security experts confirmed that their victims usually reside in the United Kingdom, the United States, France, and Hungary. Brinkwire News:  OpenSea Fixes Vulnerabilities That Hackers Could Use to Steal Crypto  As of the moment, the new international hacking group is being observed by Sophos, a cybersecurity firm that named these scammers the “CryptoRom” gang. “In May, we published a report about scammers using dating sites and apps to social-engineer victims into installing fake cryptocurrency apps on iPhone and Android,” said the security agency via its…

The U.S. Navy could soon have a real-life ray gun laser weapon. As of the moment, the United States only has one weapon similar to a ray gun. This is the current lower-energy laser system called Zeus, which is specifically designed to destroy landmines. Brinkwire News:  US Drone Strike Kills Two ISIS-K Members, Evacuation Deadline Updated, & Uses of the American UAS Aside from America, there are also other countries that are developing their own versions of ray gun laser weapons. These include China, which was able to develop a similar war instrument that could fire more than 1,000 laser…