Watch Sisqo, Jcy’s EDM Remake of 1999 Hit ‘Thong Song’

Hear Sisqo's EDM remake of his 1999 hit

  • Sisqo has created an updated, “2017 version” of his massive R hit “Thong Song” with the help of Norwegian production trio Jcy.
  • “Thong Song” was originally featured on the singer’s 1999 debut album Unleash the Dragon.For the updated version, Sisqo goes EDM with a bigger, more tropical production than the original version.
  • “I’ve been asked so many times over the years to make a new version of ‘Thong Song,’ and I have declined every time until I heard the new version that Jcy did,” Sisqo explained in an interview with Buzzfeed News.
  • “Sisqo released “Thong Song” on New Year’s Eve in 1999.
  • “Every time I perform that song, as soon as those first strings start, everybody jumps into the time machine and goes back to the fun they had back then and the crowd still goes nuts,” the singer told Rolling Stone in 2014.

Sisqo joined Norwegian production trio Jcy for a tropical, drop-heavy remake of his 2000 hit “Thong Song.”
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The first investor in Snapchat explains why the bitcoin rally is just getting started

  • Uncertainty about governments could make cryptocurrency like bitcoin an even more in-demand commodity, said Lightspeed Venture Partners partner Jeremy Liew.
  • “Bitcoin and the other digital currencies, they all really see a lot of benefit in times of political and economic instability,” Liew said to CNBC.
  • Lightspeed co-led the first venture round in Blockchain, a bitcoin wallet, in October 2014.
  • Liew said in parts of the Middle East, Africa, South America and Eastern Europe, concerns over the government being overthrown or persistent long-term currency inflation have been driving bitcoin’s increasing valuation.
  • While there are other cryptocurrencies like ethereum, Liew points out it’s currently valued at just a fraction of bitcoin’s market cap.

When citizens lack faith in their currency, cryptocurrency soarsm says Jeremy Liew of Lightspeed Ventures.
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The first investor in Snapchat explains why the bitcoin rally is just getting started

The first investor in Snapchat explains why the bitcoin rally is just getting started #wlst

  • Uncertainty about governments could make cryptocurrency like bitcoin an even more in-demand commodity, said Lightspeed Venture Partners partner Jeremy Liew.
  • “Bitcoin and the other digital currencies, they all really see a lot of benefit in times of political and economic instability,” Liew said to CNBC.
  • Lightspeed co-led the first venture round in Blockchain, a bitcoin wallet, in October 2014.
  • Liew said in parts of the Middle East, Africa, South America and Eastern Europe, concerns over the government being overthrown or persistent long-term currency inflation have been driving bitcoin’s increasing valuation.
  • While there are other cryptocurrencies like ethereum, Liew points out it’s currently valued at just a fraction of bitcoin’s market cap.

When citizens lack faith in their currency, cryptocurrency soarsm says Jeremy Liew of Lightspeed Ventures.
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The first investor in Snapchat explains why the bitcoin rally is just getting started

  • Uncertainty about governments could make cryptocurrency like bitcoin an even more in-demand commodity, said Lightspeed Venture Partners partner Jeremy Liew.
  • “Bitcoin and the other digital currencies, they all really see a lot of benefit in times of political and economic instability,” Liew said to CNBC.
  • Lightspeed co-led the first venture round in Blockchain, a bitcoin wallet, in October 2014.
  • Liew said in parts of the Middle East, Africa, South America and Eastern Europe, concerns over the government being overthrown or persistent long-term currency inflation have been driving bitcoin’s increasing valuation.
  • While there are other cryptocurrencies like ethereum, Liew points out it’s currently valued at just a fraction of bitcoin’s market cap.

When citizens lack faith in their currency, cryptocurrency soarsm says Jeremy Liew of Lightspeed Ventures.
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Number of young seeking help for anxiety rises

  • Tips for helping children with anxiety
  • The NSPCC’s Childline counselled 11,706 young people for anxiety in 2015-16 – a 35% rise from the 8,642 in 2014-15.
  • “Often we fail to notice the impact these stories are having on young people.”
  • “The good news is that so many children are able to express their anxiety to Childline, knowing that we will take them seriously, so that we are able to reassure them.”
  • The number of young people in the UK seeking help for anxiety has increased sharply, a children’s charity has said.

The number of young people in the UK seeking help for anxiety has increased by 35% in just a year, the NSPCC says.
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First Independent Audit of Pretty Easy Privacy Tool Reveals Four Critical Bugs – The Merkle

First Independent Audit of Pretty Easy Privacy Tool Reveals Four Critical Bugs #blockchain

  • First Independent Audit of Pretty Easy Privacy Tool Reveals Four Critical Bugs
  • The first of the audits has been completed successfully and was conducted by German company SektionEins.
  • Once the audit was completed, the Outlook-version of Pretty Easy Privacy received an update.
  • Pretty Easy Privacy, an open-sourced tool focusing on promoting encrypted communication, will be released to the public in the coming months.
  • The Pretty Easy Privacy tool, which focuses on encrypted communication, has gone through its first audit.

Privacy and security are two topics that have gained importance as of late. Albeit Internet users should have respected these values quite some time ago, it has taken several data breaches and other hacks before consumers saw the light at the end of the tunnel. The Pretty Easy Privacy tool, which focuses on encrypted communication, has gone through its first audit.
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‘How I caught my online scammer – and Facebooked his mum’

  • Image copyright Christian Haschek Image caption Security researcher Christian Haschek says he has mixed feelings about catching the scammer
  • ‘How I caught my online scammer – and Facebooked his mum’
  • How I caught online scammer – by Facebooking his mother
  • Mr Haschek advertised some Apple gift vouchers, which he had won in a competition, on various online message boards as he was unable to use them himself.
  • Image copyright Christian Haschek/Facebook Image caption The message Mr Haschek sent to the scammer’s brother – he did not receive a reply

A cybersecurity researcher living in Austria who was scammed out of $500 (£375) had his money returned after tracking down the scammer’s family.
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