Google just dunked on cryptocurrency

Yup.Image: s-cphoto / getty Google thinks your crypto is a joke.   The search and advertising giant released a new tool on Tuesday known as Call Screen, which helps Pixel owners screen unwanted calls. In a seemingly out of place…

Russian government hackers mined bitcoin to fund attacks

Distributed chaos.Image: writerfantast / getty People are definitely spending bitcoin, just maybe not the kind of people proponents of cryptocurrency adoption had in mind.  A lengthy indictment from the Justice Department dropped today, accusing seven Russian intelligence officers of conspiring…