cryptocurrency

NFTs: Empowering artists or leaving them washed?

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have gained significant traction over the past few years, with sales reaching $25 billion in 2021. However, the NFT space should be met with skepticism, as it invites the possibility of illegal activity.

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Cryptocurrency for beginners

Everywhere, people seem to be talking about cryptocurrency.Continue...

Kingston public library website among thousands affected in massive crypto-currency mining hack

Over the weekend, Kingston’s public library website was one of thousands affected by a large-scale cyber attack. The hack didn’t compromise any personal information, but instead mined crypto-currency using the website’s computational power.Continue...

Blockchain group spearheading innovation at Queen’s

With the explosion of Bitcoin this past summer, there’s been a growing interest in the technology that was invented to power the cryptocurrency, blockchain. Queen’s Blockchain Innovation Community has formed to help advocate for blockchain research and potential applications on campus.Continue...