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Unicef Australia turns to cryptocurrency mining for fundraising

(Image: Screenshot by Asha McLean/ZDNet) Unicef Australia has announced The Hopepage, a browser-based cryptocurrency mining platform that uses a third-party computer’s processing power to automatically generate funds. When on The Hopepage, an individual’s browser uses the computer’s processor to solve cryptocurrency algorithms — users can select how much processor power …

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How 105 American soccer players abroad fared this weekend

Bobby Wood celebrates successful penalty kick late in first half of Hamburg’s 3-1 victory at Wolfsburg. (Fabian Bimmer/Reuters) Of note: Several players competing in lesser leagues or with reserve/youth squads are not listed. Americans with dual nationalities representing other national teams have also been omitted. ENGLAND Premier League Newcastle United …

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Four held over India molestation viral video

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There is growing anger in India against rape and sexual assault of women Police in the eastern Indian state of Bihar have arrested four men for allegedly molesting a woman and uploading a video of the incident on social media. The video shows seven …

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Brazilian Koxa handed 'world record' for riding 80-foot wave

(Reuters) – Brazilian surfer Rodrigo Koxa was named a ‘world record holder’ at the weekend after the judging panel at the World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Awards decided he had ridden an 80-foot (24.38m) wave in Portugal last year. Koxa won the “Biggest Wave” award for successfully managing the …

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