How The Covid-19 Pandemic Lifted Designer Vivienne Tam Into The Metaverse

The metaverse has captured imaginations worldwide with its portrayal of new vistas. The title of a new best-selling book this year summarizes the buzz: “The Metaverse” promises to explain “How It Will Revolutionize Everything.” One enthusiast from the fashion world: Vivienne…

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Institutional appetite continues to grow amid bear market — BitMEX CEO

In a recent interview, BitMEX chief executive Alexander Höptner shared his thoughts about institutional investors who, in his view, still have an appetite for crypto and Ethereum.Speaking at the Token2049 conference in Singapore on Sept. 28, the crypto executive told Cointelegraph…

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Singapore’s SATS To Buy Worldwide Flight Services For $1.1 Billion To Create Biggest Air Cargo Handler

SATS Ltd. has agreed to buy Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) for €1.2 billion ($1.1 billion) in cash in a deal that will transform Singapore’s catering and gateway services company into the world’s biggest handler of airborne freight. The Singapore-listed company will…

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Are We Falling As Rome Did?

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Authored by Julie Ponese via The Epoch Times,3, 2, 1... Timber! A Philosopher’s Take on the Collapse of Our CivilizationThe clock seems to be ticking. Growing disparities in wealth, a housing and gas crisis, transhumanism galloping over the horizon, heroized incivility,…

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SWIFT partners with Chainlink for cross-chain crypto transfer project

Interbank messaging system SWIFT has partnered with price oracle provider Chainlink (LINK) to work on a proof-of-concept (POC) project which would allow traditional finance firms the ability to transact across blockchain networks.Chainlink co-founder Sergey Nazarov announced the project at its SmartCon…

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The Biden Administration Announces $8 Billion In Commitments To Address Hunger, Nutrition, And Health Issues

Today, President Biden and key senior officials hosted the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health. The goal behind the conference is straightforward: to address issues regarding food insecurity and diet-related chronic diseases that affect millions of Americans yearly. The…

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Yankees’ Aaron Judge Ties Roger Maris’ Single-Season Home Run Record

ToplineAaron Judge’s home run against the Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday night tied Roger Maris’ single-season home run record—a record that has stood in the American League for more than 60 years—although baseball analysts still debate who holds the true record. Key…

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Maple Finance CEO: Separating risk from lending saved DeFi from market crash

Maple Finance co-founder and CEO Sid Powell says that transparency has been the saving grace of decentralized finance (DeFi) amid the prolonged crypto market slump.Speaking to Cointelegraph on the sidelines of the Converge22 conference in San Francisco, Powell noted that, throughout…

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Live Updates: Hurricane Ian Weakens To Category 3 And Barrels Through Inland Florida

ToplineHurricane Ian weakened to Category 3 status Wednesday evening as it tore across inland Florida from the Gulf of Mexico to the Atlantic Ocean, leaving more than 1.8 million Floridians without electricity and unloading intense rainfall, 12-foot storm surges and 115…

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Illuvium co-founder shares plans for new ‘interoperable blockchain game’ model

Kieran Warwick, co-founder of the blockchain role-playing game Illuvium has lifted the curtain on a gaming concept he says has never been done before — the interoperable blockchain game (IBG). Speaking to Cointelegraph during Token2049 in Singapore, Warwick said Illuvium has three…

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Hurricane Ian To Unleash Up To $70 Billion In Losses, Insurance Market Devastation And Even Bigger Spike In Inflation

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Just three weeks ago we observed how the 2022 Hurricane season had neared its halfway point without any hurricanes making landfall on the coast of the United States.All that is about to change and with a bang: As the powerful Hurricane…

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J-Pop Boy Band Travis Japan Signs With Capitol Records Following ‘America’s Got Talent’ Appearance

After high-profile American appearances, Travis Japan signed with Capitol Music Group. The seven-member Japanese boy band, formed by Japan's leading talent management agency Johnny & Associates, announced alongside Capitol Records that they will make their "international debut" on October 28 through…

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Meta Disrupts Chinese Social Media Campaign To Stoke Division Ahead Of U.S. Mid-Term Elections

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Meta has said it disrupted a Chinese operation to try and influence the coming U.S. midterm elections.The company said it dismantled the campaign, which "targeted users in the United States with political content in an apparent effort to polarize voters", according…

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‘Ryan Hall Y’all’: The ‘Internet Weather Man’ Behind The Hurricane Ian Livestream With 100,000 Views

ToplineMore than 100,000 people tuned in Wednesday to watch Ryan Hall—a YouTuber and weather analyst known by his online name “Ryan Hall Y’all”—livestream the latest news on Hurricane Ian as it bears down on Florida, and the former local TV employee…

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