Cryptocurrency news from the world this week

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Cryptocurrency news from the world this week

We're recovering from Disrupt 2023, and gearing up for the highly anticipated Sam Bankman-Fried trial, which will begin on October 3. Staying watch for lots of coverage from us as it unravels over a six-week period to determine whether the 31-year-old former CEO of FTX is guilty of seven counts of fraud and conspiracy. More is to come, Mr. Donaldson said in a statement.

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Black hat hackers are thriving again in this industry, as they strike again, a source close to the scene said. On Sunday, Pairin, an Hong Kong-based crypto firm, lost about $200 million to hackers in a breach. Rekt data maintains that the hack on Mixin is the biggest theft in the crypto world in 2023. What's the second largest hack you've ever seen? Katie Haun believes now is a good time to invest in Cryptocurrency.

This week Jacquelyn interviewed Tiago Sada, head of product for Tools for Humanity and a core contributor to Worldcoin, at TechCrunch's Disrupt 2023 in San Francisco.

The team behind Worldcoin has raised $115 million in a Series C round back in May with investors like Blockchain Capital, a16z, Bain Capital Crypto and distributed Global. In March 2022, Worldcoin raised $100 million at a valuation of $3 billion.

The project was co-founded by OpenAI CEO Sam Altman with a three-phased effort to create a global ID, a global currency and an app that enables payments, purchases and transfers with its token.

Since April, Worldcoin has been on a global tour, encompassing major cities such as Tokyo, Miami, New York City, and San Francisco. It has also set up shop in key cities such as China, India and Kenya.

We dive into why someone would scan their eyes, alternate options and privacy concerns some skeptics have about the project.

We also talked about terrorism, and terrorism.

This startup wants to verify your ID without storing your personal data.