Polygon-based QuickSwap's TVL grows by $75M in two weeks

Polygon-based DEX QuickSwap has attracted more than $105 million in worth of liquidity since the start of 2021. The Uniswap clone began the year with only $300,000 worth of assets locked in its protocol, with more than three quarters of the exchange’s total value locked being added in the past fortnight. QuickSwap is currently the […]

New York Giants Release Golden Tate, David Mayo In Cap Clearing Moves

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – DECEMBER 06: Golden Tate #15 of the New York Giants looks on before their game … [+] against the Seattle Seahawks at Lumen Field on December 06, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images) Getty Images The New York Giants, who […]

13 Killed In California Crash Allegedly Entered US Illegally Via Border Fence Hole: Officials

Authored by Jack Phillips via The Epoch Times, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said they believe the victims killed in the collision in Southern California just miles from the U.S.-Mexico border were illegal immigrants who were smuggled through a dilapidated border fence near Calexico. A Ford Expedition carrying more than two-dozen people collided with a semi-truck in Imperial County, California, […]

TA: Bitcoin Turns Attractive Above $50K, Why BTC Could Rally To $55K

Bitcoin price extended its rise and cleared the $50,000 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC is now consolidating gains and it is likely to climb further above $52,000. Bitcoin is trading in a positive zone above the $50,000 and $50,500 support levels. The price is now trading well above $51,000 and the 100 hourly simple […]

WWE NXT Results: Winners, News And Notes On March 3, 2021

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Shayna Baszler and Nia Jax vs. Raquel Gonzalez and Dakota Kai for the WWE Women’s Tag Team … [+] Championship Credit: WWE.com WWE NXT advertised the women’s Tag Team Championships on the line as Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler took on Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez, […]

5 Tips for Reaching Your Business Goals

Starting a business is challenging. Most new business owners don’t really know exactly what they should be doing to reach their goals. As long as your business goals are realistic, though, the methods below can help you boost your efforts and reach them faster. Here’s how you can work more efficiently. Don’t waste time doing […]

AEW Dynamite Results: Winners, News And Notes As Shaq Debuts On March 3, 2021

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin AEW Crossroads features Cody Red Velvet vs. Shaq and Jade Cargill. Credit: AEW AEW Dynamite: Crossroads offered an action-packed go-home show for AEW Dynamite featuring the heavily anticipated in-ring debut from NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal. Shaq and Jade Cargill will team up against Cody and Red […]

The Quality Of Life In The United States Is Going Down The Toilet

Authored by Michael Snyder via TheMostImportantNews.com, Is the quality of life in America getting better, or is it getting worse?  Americans certainly have a lot more “money” than they did when I was a kid, but that doesn’t mean much because the U.S. dollar has only a fraction of the value that it did back […]

Twice, SuperM And Shinee: Watch These Titles On The World Albums Chart

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – JANUARY 31: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) (SOUTH KOREA OUT) In this handout image … [+] provided by The Sports Seoul, TWICE attend the 30th High1 Seoul Music Awards on January 31, 2021 in Seoul, South Korea. (Photo by The Sports Seoul via Getty […]

Miami Beach Preps For Spring Break COVID Crackdown

In yet another great example of government efficiency, Miami Beach is prepping for a Spring Break Covid crackdown. Don’t check your calendar. Yes, it’s 2021.  It’s ironic, since last year – you know, before we even had vaccines and understood fully just how deadly (or not deadly) Covid was – Miami Beach was the go-to place to […]

Business Cycle Indicators as of 3 March

The goods production side of the economy continues to recover, and monthly GDP comes close to October 2010 levels. Nonfarm payroll employment as implied by the Bloomberg survey is for a slight increase of 182K. Some key indicators followed by the NBER Business Cycle Dating Committee. Figure 1: Nonfarm payroll employment (dark blue), Bloomberg consensus […]

Wyoming Coal Country Pivots, Reluctantly, to Wind Farms

#masthead-section-label, #masthead-bar-one { display: none }Climate and EnvironmentCoast-to-Coast CrisesTexas’ PowerClimate PledgesReversing Trump’s RollbacksThe Ekola Flats Wind Farm in Carbon County. Carbon County, Wyoming, Knows Which Way the Wind Is Blowing In the heart of coal country, the town of Rawlins will soon be home to one of the nation’s largest wind farms. But pride in […]

Japan's Well-Fed Zombie Corporations

Authored by Gunther Schnabl and Taiki Murai via The Mises Institute, The corona crisis has intensified the discussion about the zombification of the economy; enterprises have become more dependent on government bailouts, loans, subsidies, short-time working benefits, and loans from central banks. Governments around the world claim the measures to be only temporary. Yet Japan’s experience […]

Compound to offer cross-chain borrowing via Gateway

Decentralized finance lending protocol Compound has unveiled a new blockchain that will enable cross-chain collateral. It is the latest move to mitigate expensive operations on the Ethereum network and enable more interoperability in the DeFi ecosystem. The new Gateway chain, announced on Mar. 2, has been described as a cross-chain interest rate market that allows […]

Sen. Tom Cotton Reveals He’s Holding Up Merrick Garland’s Confirmation Vote

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Topline Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) on Wednesday said he’s delaying Merrick Garland’s confirmation for attorney general over his answers to written questions, the second delay Garland has faced in a nomination nonetheless expected to pass easily. WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 22: U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) […]

Bull flag breakout sets a $55,000 target for Bitcoin price

Bitcoin (BTC) price sliced through the $50,000 resistance level during the early trading hours on March 3 as bulls found their momentum and the majority of altcoins joined in on the rally as the day progressed.  Data from Cointelegraph Markets and TradingView shows that the price of Bitcoin was trading at $48,500 in the early […]

Mark Cuban Slams Peter Schiff: Gold is Dead, Bitcoin and Ethereum Are Today

Mark Cuban hasn’t always been the biggest fan of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies, but he’s recently come around as other Shark Tank investors have. Surprisingly, though, Cuban has come to the defense of the emerging technology, telling gold bug and vehement digital asset naysayer Peter Schiff that his precious metal is now dying as […]

What Is Sacrifice About In The Early Startup Stages?

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Making sacrifices is a requirement for startup success. Yet, it’s vital to make sure you’re not … [+] making sacrifices to a lost cause. Validate your ideas quickly and kill the unsuccessful ones decisively to free up resources for new, better ideas. getty One of the […]

BitMEX’s Arthur Hayes and Ben Delo negotiate surrender to U.S. authorities

The former CEO of crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX, Arthur Hayes, is in negotiations to surrender to U.S. authorities next month concerning charges that authorities levied against four of the exchange’s executives and co-owners in October. Transcripts of a court teleconference dated Feb. 16 indicate Hayes will surrender to the U.S. in Hawaii on April 6. […]

'Burger King For Good': Fast food giant launches detailed sustainability charter

Fast food giant Burger King has published a new “charter” detailing a raft of sustainability goals A new sustainability strategy from Burger King has set out a raft of targets and ambitions around food waste, plastic use, sustainable packaging, and commodities Burger King has launched a sustainability roadmap that will see the fast food giant […]

Zoom in on Net Zero – with Sarasin & Partners' Natasha Landell-Mills

VIDEO: Head of stewardship at the asset manager joins James Murray for a chat ahead of BusinessGreen’s Net Zero Finance summit Natasha Landell-Mills is head of stewardship at Sarasin & Partners LLP, a mid-sized investment firm which manages around £15bn of assets on behalf of a range of different clients, including organisations, charities and individuals. […]

The pathways to net zero with smarter grids and a hydrogen future

Energy Networks Association chief executive David Smith sets out the sector’s efforts to build a net zero grid ‘as quickly as possible’ While we navigate the effects of the pandemic and look forward to brighter and better times ahead, the UK’s electricity and gas network companies are helping to create tomorrow’s energy networks by transforming…

Research Is the Key to Building a Strong B2B Brand

Featured image by Dan Dimmock on Unsplash Is it essential for B2B companies to have a strong brand?  If you’re new to the business world, you may not see your brand as relevant because you run a B2B venture. You may think that a brand is important only in environments where services and products are purchased because of […]

Facebook Ends Ban on Political Advertising

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyFacebook Ends Ban on Political Advertising The social network had prohibited political ads on its site indefinitely after the November election. Such ads have been criticized for spreading misinformation. Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook chief executive, testifying in October. Before the ban on political […]

The New New Bull Market

Today on the Untitled Chart Show, JC Parets of All Star Charts and Downtown Josh Brown take a look at the biggest trends in the markets right now, including: ► New Highs in the XLF► The Europe 600► The Reopening Rotation► Growth vs Value► 5 Year and 10 Year Treasury► Precious Metals► Fading The Street […]

New staking and governance features back Ocean Protocol’s 40% rally

Data collection, aggregation and analysis have become some of the largest profit generators for companies like Facebook and Google who have designed an array of algorithms purposed with harnessing user data in order to better optimize the user interfaces of their applications and their online marketplaces.  While collecting the data is the ultimate objective, the […]

Why Market Investors Are Now Troubled by Signs of Surging Growth

#masthead-section-label, #masthead-bar-one { display: none }Biden’s Stimulus PlanWhat’s NextReconciliation, ExplainedFact Check$15 Minimum WageWhere Trump Voters Stand Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyJittery Stocks, Jumpy Bonds: Why Investors Are Troubled by Signs of Growth The markets are stressed at the prospect of an economic rebound, which is forcing investors […]

Disney plans to close a significant portion of its stores this year.

Advertisement Continue reading the main storyDisney Will Close 30 Percent of Its Stores in North AmericaDisney plans to close a significant portion of its stores this year.March 3, 2021, 5:31 p.m. ETMarch 3, 2021, 5:31 p.m. ET Disney will close 30 percent of its stores in North America this year.Credit…Joshua Lott for The New York […]

Happy Fed Independence Day (Update)

Enlarge this image William McChesney Martin, the man who defended the Federal Reserve against an attack by the President. Federal Reserve Board/Federal Reserve [Public domain] Federal Reserve Board/Federal Reserve [Public domain] In the years before 1951, the Federal Reserve took orders from the Treasury, and by extension, from the President. The President would request that […]

DOGE literally to the moon? Elon Musk teases lunar Starship test

Heavily pumped by Elon Musk’s tweets, Dogecoin may be the first cryptocurrency to literally reach the moon following an aborted launch of a SpaceX ship. The aerospace company attempted to launch its Starship SN10 vehicle today from SpaceX’s facility in Boca Chica, Texas. The final version of the spacecraft will reportedly be capable of reaching […]

Emily Nemens Departs as Paris Review Editor

#masthead-section-label, #masthead-bar-one { display: none }What to ReadNew Books to Watch For This Month25 Book Review GreatsNew in PaperbackListen: The Book Review Podcast Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyEmily Nemens Departs as Paris Review Editor Named to the top job in 2018, her resignation follows a handful of […]

Amazon Quietly Tweaks Logo Some Say Resembled Hitler’s Mustache

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main storyAmazon Quietly Tweaks Logo Some Say Resembled Hitler’s Mustache The app icon, which shows a blue patch above Amazon’s signature smile-shaped arrow, was given smoother edges and a folded corner after claims that it bore a resemblance to the German dictator. Amazon updated […]

Why Real Estate Is Less Risky Than Stocks And The Irony That Follows

There is a never-ending debate between real estate versus stocks as a better investment. Currently, ~40% of my net worth is in real estate while ~30% of my net worth is in stocks. Perhaps the main reason why is because I believe real estate is less risky than stocks. As I’ve gotten older and thankfully […]