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James Altucher: Bitcoin At $1 Million By 2020 Still Possible
Former hedge fund manager James Altucher is not backing down from his $1-million-dollar bitcoin call. Presented without comment…… Image source: YouTube Video Screenshot Bitcoin At $1 Million By 2020 Is Still Possible And Might Be A Discount Says James Altucher [REITs] Q1 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc Transcript Is bitcoin heading back to its highs and will it ever
Risks From International Tensions Continue to Grow
summary In Europe, The Politics Thicken Businesses on Tariffs: Wait and See The Price of Trade Protection The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union borne after World War II of a desire for harmony in a scarred and divided European continent. The original concept was founded on the hope that it would “make war unthinkable and materially
Well Being Digital, the HealthTech Company That Makes Earphones Deliver More Than Just Music
Healthtech
After seeing a lot of people “running around with an MP3 player and an earphone,” former Perception Digital Vice President, Kow Ping, thought of what else it can do besides delivering music. The Answer? Sense physiological signals like heart rates and temperatures and coach the user. From that question rose Hong Kong-based hearable innovator WellBeing Digital. The company patented its
Central Bank Digital Currencies Would Be A Novel Type Of Money
Vitas Vasiliauskas, a member of the Governing Council of the ECB and chairman of the board of the Bank of Lithuania, has come out generally in favour of wholesale central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). vjkombajn / Pixabay Broadly defined, a CBDC is a digital form of central bank money that is different from balances in traditional reserve or settlement accounts.
The Best Opportunities In Crypto Aren't Decentralized
Blockchain enthusiasts dream of a day when the services they enjoy most are offered courtesy of a purely peer-to-peer infrastructure. On the backs of participants’ bandwidth, decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges (DEXs) already provide cross-border, feeless transactions to literally anyone who signs up and connects their blockchain wallet. Bitcoin itself is very decentralized, which is a security advantage due to the immense
iRobot’s New Robots Can Team Up To Vaccum And Mop Your Home
Smart Cities
Image source: YouTube Video Screenshot iRobot has become a popular household name, thanks to its Roomba robot that can vacuum the floor efficiently. Now, the company has come up with an updated version of its cleaning robot, Roomba s9+. Also, to make cleaning easier and more thorough, the company’s new Roomba will work in tandem with the robot mop, Braava
China and US: Tug of Trade War
Shamaila Khan: So for the last year or more we’ve had this constant conversation about the trade war between the United States and China. What is your opinion on what is happening, and your expectations on how things are going to play out? Mo Ji: For the near term, [a] trade deal is still expected by the two sides, maybe
Firstrade Launches Overhauled Commission-Free Trading App
FinTech
Less than a year after it completely eliminated all commissions on stock, ETF option and mutual fund trades, online brokerage firm Firstrade Securities has launched a major redesign of its commission-free trading app. Firstrade’s new app aims to combine all the functionality of its online investing platform with the convenience of trading right on its customer’s mobile devices. Read more
NexChange Interview Series: Stefan Rust, Bitcoin.com
In this installment of the NexChange Interview Series, NexChange’s Olga Yaroshevsky chats with Bitcoin.com’s head of business development, Stefan Rust. The two talk about peer-to-peer payments, industry challenges, regulations, Roger Ver’s new project, and more. Have a gander:
Healthtech Accelerator BlueChilli Is Now Accepting Applications
Healthtech
Aussie startup accelerator BluChilli is looking for 15 startups for its six-month healthtech program, writes the Singapore Business Review: Venture studio and innovation group BlueChilli opened applications today for its Singapore-based healthtech accelerator, a six-month venture building programme designed for aspiring and early stage founders in Southeast Asia. Developed with Enterprise Singapore, the accelerator programme hopes to tap into the