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Peter Thiel's Founders Fund Makes Monster Bet on Bitcoin...
Founders Fund, the venture-capital firm co-founded by Peter Thiel, has bought large sums of bitcoin that are now worth hundreds of millions of dollars.
By rjx32 on 2018-01-03 00:37 UTC
Analyst predicts Amazon to acquire Target later this year...
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Amazon has long ceased to be an online-only company. Over the past couple of years, it has aggressively expanded onto Main Street, most notably acquiring Whole Foods in 2017 for $13.7 billion. It also operates a chain of brick-and-mortar book stores, whic
By viper1 on 2018-01-02 17:51 UTC
Ripple and Ethereum keep breaking records while Bitcoin takes a back seat...
Bitcoin is still green, but other coins are even greener.
By viper1 on 2018-01-02 17:48 UTC
Ripple-XRP Soaring Today While Bitcoin and Ethereum Plunge...
Thursday's big gain was powered by positive news out of Japan, where Ripple started up a new partnership with a consortium of credit card companies to get the digital currency into the hands and wallets of regular consumers. Ripple was founded as a blockchain-based money transfer service, giving
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-12-29 07:44 UTC
Crypto Carnage Continues: Bitcoin Down $5,000 From Record Highs, Peter Schiff Says 'Mark It Zero'...
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After an exuberant few days following Coinbase's adoption of Bitcoin Cash, the forked currency has collapsed back below $3,000. .. For the 4th night in the last 5, someone has started slamming Bitcoin at around 8pmET, pushing the biggest cryptocurrenc
By earlybird on 2017-12-22 07:04 UTC
Asia's largest economies are increasingly uneasy with the rise of bitcoin...
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Asia Pacific economies have issued stern warnings about risks in cryptocurrencies, with some banning transactions involving virtual currencies.
By earlybird on 2017-12-22 07:02 UTC
Goldman Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk...
At least one of Wall Streets biggest firms is growing more comfortable with cryptocurrencies.
By viper1 on 2017-12-22 00:06 UTC
Eric Schmidt to step down as executive chairman of Google parent...
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Eric Schmidt will step down as executive chairman of Alphabet, the parent company of Google.
By viper1 on 2017-12-21 23:19 UTC
FCC proposes $13.4M fine for TV-station owner Sinclair...
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission has proposed fining TV-station owner Sinclair $13.4 million for not identifying paid programming as advertising.
By viper1 on 2017-12-21 23:18 UTC
Papa John's founder out as CEO weeks after NFL comments...
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Papa John's founder John Schnatter will step down as CEO next month, about two months after he publicly criticized the NFL leadership over national anthem protests by football players.
By viper1 on 2017-12-21 23:15 UTC
Coinbase looking into insider trading following Bitcoin Cash launch...
Coinbase is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, so when it adds a new coin to its portfolio investors take notice. It is not uncommon for the price to see a big jump as a result: Litecoin, for instance, gained over 50 percent followi
By viper1 on 2017-12-20 17:18 UTC
Nigeria proceeds with a new deep seaport -
The work on the Ibom Deep Seaport in the south of Nigeria reached an advanced stage as call for expressions of interest is about to be issued to investors
By PortToday on 2017-12-20 09:53 UTC
New London port one step closer -
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Port of Tilbury submitted an application for adevelopment consent order to the Planning Inspectorate to build Tilbury2 port to cope with growing volumes.
By PortToday on 2017-12-19 17:28 UTC
CMA CGM to operate new container terminal at East Port Said -
The Suez Canal Authority signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the French CMA CGM Group to operate the new East Port Said container terminal.
By PortToday on 2017-12-18 08:54 UTC
Data is the new oil, but how do you invest in it?...
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Data is the worlds hottest commodity but which companies are going to last the course and become enduring, profitable businesses?
By earlybird on 2017-12-16 07:30 UTC
EU agrees clampdown on bitcoin platforms to tackle money laundering...
European Union states and legislators agreed on Friday on stricter rules to prevent money laundering and terrorism financing on exchange platforms for bitcoin and other virtual currencies, the EU said in a statement.
By viper1 on 2017-12-15 20:13 UTC
Bloomberg Adds Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple to Its Terminal...
Branching out from bitcoin
By aphrodite on 2017-12-15 04:07 UTC
Coinbase is going to add altcoins...
You've probably heard the hype about bitcoin or ethereum, but what about cryptocurrencies like neo, dash or ripple?
By viper1 on 2017-12-14 23:53 UTC
What stays, what goes: Disney and Murdoch after the sale...
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Disney is buying a large part of Fox , but Fox News Channel and other U.S. television businesses are staying with the Murdoch family.
By viper1 on 2017-12-14 19:26 UTC
Fox looks to wrap up Sky takeover in UK, hand over to Disney...
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21st Century Fox said Thursday it will still try to complete its 11.7 billion pound ($15.4 billion) takeover offer for Sky, a move that would hand the major European broadcaster over to Disney as it in turn buys most of Fox.
By viper1 on 2017-12-14 19:25 UTC
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