Antitrust Watchdogs Around The World Are Going Back To School To Study Blockchain And AI

Antitrust Watchdogs Around The World Are Going Back To School To Study Blockchain And AI 1

Competition authorities are hitting the books when it comes to emerging technologies like blockchain and AI. On Tuesday, the Department of Justice announced that it would be participating in a new initiative at Stanford University to onboard more advanced technological tools into its fight against monopolies. The DoJ is merely the most vocal addition to …

This Man Owns $321M In Bitcoin – But He Can’t Access It Because He Lost His Password

This man owns $321M in bitcoin — but he can't access it because he lost his password

Stefan Thomas, the founder and CEO of micropayment streaming service Coil, has $321 million worth of bitcoins he can’t access. (Submitted by Stefan Thomas) As It Happens 6:59 Stefan Thomas is a bitcoin millionaire. Or, he would be if only he could remember his password. The San Francisco software developer […] This man owns $321M …

As Biden preps $3T stimulus, Bitcoin could be set to erupt

As Biden preps $3T stimulus, Bitcoin could be set to erupt 2

  The incoming Biden administration’s plan to flood the U.S. economy with trillions of dollars could ignite the next leg of the Bitcoin (BTC) bull market, as more investors seek refuge from a crumbling United States dollar. Axios, an Arlington-based news outlet, reported Thursday that Joe Biden has asked Congress to provide Americans with $2,000 …

Nomophobia: Australians Fear Being Without A Phone

Nomophobia: Australians fear being without a phone

All right, if seeing your phone battery dwindling down to empty, gives you angst, you may need to see a doctor ABC 7 News anchor Jessica. Castro explains why you could have a case of nomophobia. Most of us know the feeling panic sets in when you realize you’ve left your phone at home. I …

The pandemic year ends with a tokenized carbon cap-and-trade solution

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It has been a blazing start to a new decade, with 13% more large, uncontrolled wildfires around the world this year compared with 2019. This has spelled dire consequences for CO2 levels, which have made worse a terrible COVID-19 pandemic that has led to unprecedented worldwide lockdowns that have rapidly pushed the economy toward digitization. …

How Microstrategy CEO Turned “Scary” Bitcoin Investment Into More Than $250 Million

How Microstrategy CEO Turned "Scary" Bitcoin Investment Into More Than $250 Million 4

  Key Takeaways Saylor states that the economic crisis of 2020 caused hyperinflation of major assets. “Bitcoin is about digital scarcity,” says Saylor. He believes that cash is losing value at a pace far greater than the media reports. Share this article Michael Saylor, CEO of Microstrategy, recently made headlines for revealing that he personally …

How the US election may impact Bitcoin price

How the US election may impact Bitcoin price 5

  With Joe Biden poised to be the next president of the United States, Cointelegraph Consulting reflects on how traditional assets have responded to the election of a Democratic candidate. Historically, Democrats have been bullish for gold, as the common perception is that more unbacked money gets printed under Democratic leadership, further debasing the dollar. …

Square’s Bitcoin Investment Made $2 Million Over The Last 24 Hours

Square's Bitcoin Investment Made $2 Million Over The Last 24 Hours 6

Bitcoin price blasted back above $11,000 in response to yesterday’s news that the Jack Dorsey-led Square Inc. had purchased 4,709 BTC to add to company reserves. Since the news broke about the payment firm’s innovative corporate investment – a growing trend now – the cryptocurrency has risen 4%, adding an enormous sum in ROI to …