Bitcoin and Ethereum are both down significantly

What is the future for cryptocurrencies? At their highest points, Bitcoin and Ethereum were valued at $20,000 and $1,400, respectively. Since then, they have slid to $6,250 and $290, respectively. These 68 and 79 percent decreases have exemplified the rapid fall and distrust of cryptocurrencies – even the most popular ones. The exploding growth of […]
  • Ben Norman
  • August 15, 2018
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NYSE exchange operator will start crypto exchange

Crypto continues to climb New York Stock Exchange operator International Exchange announced that it is establishing a company called Bakkt which will manage people’s cryptocurrencies. Bakkt will operate under Microsoft’s cloud technology and will allow users to trade cryptocurrencies and also convert them to dollars and other forms of currency. In fact, stores like Starbucks […]
  • Ben Norman
  • August 6, 2018
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Apple iPhone Sales In India Are In Jeopardy Following Regulation

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has put iPhone sales in jeopardy with their new rules regarding user privacy and spam. The new regulations may cause the deactivation of millions of iPhones throughout the country. The regulations are being issued in response to the on-going spam epidemic going on in India. A woman was […]
  • Peter Boyer
  • July 23, 2018
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Fox raises bid for Sky

Sky’s the limit for Fox 21st Century Fox announced on Wednesday that it has upped its bid for UK broadcaster Sky to $32.5 billion (£24.5 billion). Fox has been deadlocked in a bidding war with Comcast over Sky since April, and this most recent bid eclipses Sky’s by 12 percent. In fact, it’s 30 percent larger […]
  • Ben Norman
  • July 11, 2018
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Small marijuana companies cut prices as regulation nears

Weed regulations weeding out smaller firms Starting July 1, marijuana retailers must meet strict safety requirements in order to sell. Because of these approaching regulations, smaller companies that grow in less regulated environments are selling for much cheaper prices. The state policy gave all marijuana sellers a 6-month window to sell their products before being […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 30, 2018
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Crypto exchange Coinrail gets hacked

When will cryptocurrencies be regulated? Korea-based cryptocurrency exchange firm Coinrail got hacked on Sunday, losing $40 million in altcoins – coins that aren’t Bitcoin or Ethereum. Unfortunately for crypto investors, the coins were not stolen from the company itself; instead, they were taken directly from the investors. According to TechCrunch, this included $19.5 million of […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 11, 2018
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Looking on the Bright Side of Marijuana Legalization

The legalization of marijuana has come a long way in the United States, so much so that it has become a promising source of investment. While 29 states have legalized medicinal marijuana, 9 states have attained legal recreational use with minimal regulations. Unfortunately, it continues to be illegal based on the federal law, which is […]
  • Crystal Ng
  • March 5, 2018
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FTC approves Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods

Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) signed off on Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods, The Washington Post reports. The $13.7 billion deal, which Amazon announced in June, is scheduled to take effect by the end of the year. The FTC said in a statement that it had examined the “proposed acquisition to determine whether it […]
  • William Van-Lear Black
  • August 24, 2017
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California Attempts to Built up Legal Marijuana Market

As the legal marijuana market continues to grow, the government of California is set to a rather difficult task. They must form the regulations that will govern California’s legal marijuana market. California joins twenty-six other states, and the District of Columbia, who already have some form of laws surrounding the ever-growing legal marijuana market. Many […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • January 31, 2017
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