Canadian Bitcoin exchange hacked for $5.5M

It’s Monday which means only one thing – it’s also Moonday. We’re so into blockchain and cryptocurrency we don’t even call Monday Monday anymore. It is, and will always be, Moonday in our hearts. You know the drill, here’s what dropped over the weekend: 1. A major Singaporean energy provider has launched a blockchain-powered marketplace…

IBM to buy Red Hat for $34B – TechCrunch

At a price typically reserved for semiconductor companies, telecoms, and pharmaceutical giants, IBM announced today it would pay a record $34 billion in cash and debt to acquire enterprise open source provider Red Hat. Eclipsing Microsoft’s $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, this is the biggest software acquisition in history. It’s not the biggest tech acquisition…