The Best Money-Making Solution After Being Rejected By A Company

Have you just been rejected by a company you desperately wanted to join? Are you now feeling melancholy because your future isn’t going as planned? Don’t worry! I’ve got a money-making and heart-mending solution for you. In Three White Tenants, One Asian Landlord, I wrote about my experience getting rejected by over 100 tech companies […]

New Regulators in Town: What’s Next for Crypto in DC

In this episode, Anna Baydakova, Tanzeel Akhtar and Nik De discuss what to expect from U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration regarding crypto, how QuadrigaCX users are doing and trying to predict the future for Ripple. President Joe Biden has named Gary Gensler as his pick for chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and […]

Moderna Says Vaccine Still Protects Against Virus Variants

#masthead-section-label, #masthead-bar-one { display: none }Covid-19 VaccinesVaccine QuestionsWhich States are Increasing AccessRollout by StateHow 9 Vaccines Work Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyBREAKINGModerna Says Vaccine Still Protects Against Virus Variants The vaccine yields fewer antibodies against the variant discovered in South Africa, and so the company plans to […]

Collateralized Debt Obligations Make Their Way Into DeFi Lending

Opium Finance has released collateralized debt obligation products (CDOs) for Compound Finance’s automated lending markets, Opium Protocol founder Andrey Belyakov told CoinDesk in a phone interview Friday. Investors can put up the Compound debt token cDai – and soon Uniswap LP tokens – to diversify exposure to DeFi lending markets. Opium’s product pays out structured […]

First Mover: Bitcoin Flushes ‘Weak Hands’ as Ethereum Hits New All-Time High

Bitcoin (BTC) was higher on Monday at around $33,000, rebounding after a 9.9% drop in the seven days through Sunday, the biggest weekly drop since August.  “Bitcoin is seeing some consolidation itself after surviving another run at $30,000,” Craig Erlam, senior market analyst for the London-based foreign exchange brokerage Oanda, wrote Monday in an investor […]

Bitcoin Heads Towards $35,000 as Biden Stimulus Hurts US Dollar

Bitcoin resumed its uptrend ahead of the New York session Monday as traders weighed their risk-on opportunities against the US President Joe Biden’s stimulus plans and its potential bearish impact on the US dollar. The flagship cryptocurrency reclaimed $34,500 after rising by as much as 6.83 percent, while its market capitalization pushed past $636 billion. […]

Stimulus, More Stimulus and Taxes

Five Drivers of Markets in a Biden Administration The reasons to be bullish on stocks continue to mount. Bloomberg, January 20, 2021       Which matters more to equities, valuations or the economy? This is not an abstract academic question, but rather the core of the debate between the stock market’s bulls and bears. […]

Ethereum-Based ConsenSys Quorum Partners With China’s BSN Blockchain

New York-based Ethereum hub ConsenSys has partnered with the Blockchain-based Service Network (BSN) to bring its enterprise ledger, Quorum, to China’s nationwide blockchain project. As part of the partnership, announced Monday, ConsenSys Quorum, an open-source protocol layer that serves as a foundation for businesses to build Ethereum-based applications, will be available in about 80 different […]

E-Crypto news Talks to Kingswap About Token Listings in 2021

Token listings are on the front burner again. This time, as more people join the cryptospace, tokens have to be listed on exchanges in ways that people can buy and exchange them without any issues or problems.  The Kingswap token ($KING) is one of those tokens. The token recently got listed on BitMart and HotBit […]

Former F1 champion Jenson Button joins electric rally series Extreme E

Kicking off in April, Extreme E aims to highlight the impacts of climate change and promote electric vehicles via a series of races in remote and extreme locations British racing champion Jenson Button has become the latest global motorsports star to join Extreme E, the new electric rally racing championship which aims to highlight the […]

Taboola, Top Purveyor of Chumbox Ads, Will Go Public via SPAC

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyTaboola, Purveyor of Clickbait Ads, Will Go Public The content recommendation company is set to announce it will go public via Wall Street’s hottest trend — a publicly traded deal vehicle known as a SPAC. The deal values it at $2.6 billion. Taboola […]

Shell swoops to acquire UK's largest electric vehicle charging network Ubitricity

Acquisition would see Shell add Ubitricity’s 2,700 on-street EV charge points in the UK to its broader network of forecourt and motorway service station charging infrastructure Shell is wading further into the electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure space, having agreed to snap up the UK’s largest EV charge point company Ubitricity, in move that would add […]

Rich nations will pay a price if poor nations are shut out of vaccines.

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyRich nations will pay a price if poor nations are shut out of vaccines. Getting a coronavirus test in Ahmedabad, India. A new study calls attention to the pandemic’s damage to supply chains that even wealthy nations depend on.Credit…Ajit Solanki/Associated PressJan. 25, 2021, […]

Progressives are mad at Biden for his potential pick for banking regulator.

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyProgressives are mad at Biden for his potential pick for banking regulator. Michael S. Barr, center, was a trusted deputy of former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and is the leading contender to be comptroller of the currency.Credit…Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post, via Getty ImagesJan. […]

Betting and Bonding with the Kids

Jeff Kaufman has some good parenting tips: A few weeks ago Anna (4y) wanted to play with some packing material. It looked very messy to me, I didn’t expect she would clean it up, and I didn’t want to fight with her about cleaning it up. I considered saying no, but after thinking about how […]

How Options Trading Could Be Fueling a Stock Market Bubble

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyHow Options Trading Could Be Fueling a Stock Market Bubble A swell of individual investors are betting that stocks will go up. That enthusiasm is having a growing influence over the regular stock market itself. People waiting to receive the coronavirus vaccine in […]

Ofgem calls for new independent body to lead net zero energy transition

Energy regulator argues National Grid should be stripped of responsibility for managing Britain’s power grid due to conflict of interest concerns Ofgem has called for the creation of a new independent body to oversee the UK’s transition to a net zero electricity system, in a landmark move that would strip responsibility for balancing Britain’s grid […]

MicroStrategy Boss: No-One Can Take Your Bitcoin, Not Even The Taxman

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor is singing the praises of Bitcoin once more. This time, Saylor talks approvingly of its convenience, as well as its capacity to keep all parties honest. But above all, in a recent interview, he said no-one can take it from you. Not even the taxman. “You can tell everyone to go […]

Adaptation Action Coalition: UK joins clutch of countries in climate resilience drive

UK, Egypt, Bangladesh, Malawi, the Netherlands and Saint Lucia among nations endorsing new principles for climate adaptation as world leaders gather for first ever summit focused solely on issue today Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to announce a new international coalition focused on helping vulnerable nations adapt and build resilience to escalating climate impacts […]

Is Germany still our ally?

Armin Laschet, the newly elected leader of Germany’s Christian Democrats, is coming under mounting scrutiny over statements he has made in the past defending Russian president Vladimir Putin and the Assad regime in Syria. Mr Laschet, prime minister of North Rhine-Westphalia, beat rival Friedrich Merz in a digital leadership election on Saturday. He is seen […]

Best 529 Plans for 2021: Reviews, Ratings, and Rankings

529 plans are the most commonly used college savings vehicle among my regular readers. They benefit from higher annual contribution limits than Educational Savings Accounts (Coverdell ESAs), can be front-loaded for up to five years, and sometimes offer a break on state taxes. While not as flexible, they are superior to a UTMA or other […]

Charted: Uniswap’s UNI Explodes Above $12, Why Dips Remain Attractive

Uniswap’s UNI surged over 25% and it broke many hurdles near $10.00 against the US Dollar. A new all-time high is formed near $12.98 and dips seems to remain attractive in the near term. UNI gained pace above the $10.00 and $12.00 resistance levels against the US dollar. The price is consolidating gains well above […]

'World's most sustainable companies': Schneider Electric, Ørsted, and Banco de Brasil top annual list

Most sustainable firms continue to focus on their climate and environmental efforts despite coronavirus crisis, Corporate Knights finds Schneider Electric, Ørsted, and Banco de Brasil have been named the world’s most environmentally-sustainable major companies in the annual Global100 league table from Corporate Knights, securing plaudits for retaining sustainability as a top business priority in 2020 […]

What was it that Stanley Fischer said?

Voters in the North would like to see a referendum on a United Ireland sometime in the next five years, while voters in the UK believe Scotland is likely to become independent within the next decade, according to a series of polls. The Sunday Times commissioned a series of surveys across the UK gauge attitudes […]

How do miners decide when to give up on a block?

So in my understanding, miners bundle a list of transactions into a block and begin working on it until they can generate a valid proof of work. There are various reasons to group fewer or more transactions together into a block, but it’s ultimately up to the miner. I’m assuming that different miners may group […]

6 Ways to Productively Grow and Manage Your Business

Featured image by Studio-72 from Pixabay When you’re running your own business, you can feel as though there are never enough hours in the day. You need to keep an eye on business strategy, plan marketing campaigns, oversee sales, manage HR issues, and deal with financial reports and balance the books. All at the same […]