Yes, cities should indeed fight for tech jobs

Few events have jolted the urban planning crowd quite like Amazon’s process for selecting the company’s new second headquarters (dubbed HQ2). The company put up a massive carrot of 50,000 jobs and $5 billion in investment, and then proceeded to...

/ January 20, 2018

What is Cindicator (CND) and Why is it Up Almost 150%?

Cindicator (CND) is making a big splash today on the cryptocurrency market, as it is today’s biggest gainer by a large margin of almost 100%. Source: CoinMarketCap What Is It? Cindicator started back in 2015 but its ICO ran in October...

/ January 20, 2018

Should Bitcoin Have More Regulation? Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair Thinks So

Last month former U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation chair Sheila Bair announced that she believes that there should be more regulations on digital currency like bitcoin, but she doesn’t necessarily believe that there should be bans against it. Banning bitcoin...

/ January 20, 2018

Google CEO: “I don’t regret” firing James Damore

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says he still believes that it was appropriate to fire James Damore. “I don’t regret it,” said Pichai, in an interview with Recode’s Kara Swisher and MSNBC’s Ari Melber. “It was the right decision,” YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki,...

/ January 20, 2018

Reuters Reports the Gov. of India Has Sent Tax Notices to Crypto Traders and Investors

Are you involved in cryptocurrency trading or investing? If so, do you live in India? If your answer to both of those questions is yes, this article is for you. Reports have now surfaced that the government of India has...

/ January 20, 2018

These high-speed ‘nano-cranes’ could form molecular assembly lines

Things aren’t going well down at the ol’ nano-factory. They’re having trouble getting all those tiny workers to synchronize and move quickly together. But leave it to the Germans to get things running smoothly! All it took was a careful...

/ January 19, 2018

Inside Oculus and Black Eyed Peas’ VR comic book

“When people view VR, it’s an over-sensory experience like ‘What the fuck?!’ ” will.i.am says, wildly spinning his head around as you can see in the GIF below. That was the Black Eyed Peas’ frontman’s inspiration for creating a 90-minute...

/ January 19, 2018

Facebook’s latest News Feed update will prioritize trustworthy publishers

Facebook is gearing up to prioritize news content by publishers a group of Facebook users have deemed trustworthy. Facebook head of News Feed Adam Mosseri said the company surveyed “a diverse and representative sample” of U.S.-based people about their familiarity...

/ January 19, 2018

Why Ripple is Substantially More Volatile Than Bitcoin?

Ripple (XRP) has been surprising investors since the start of this year, thanks to its big price swings compared to bitcoin and Ethereum. After hitting the highest level of $3.84 on Jan 4, ripple’s price moved back below $1 in...

/ January 19, 2018

Bitcoin Struggles to Breach the $12,000 mark, Here’s Why?

Fortunately, investors are pretty adapted with the big swings in the prices of cryptocurrencies. In fact, they believe in generating value from these movements. The movement of Cryptocurrencies remains soft in Friday trade after the dramatic last few sessions. Bitcoin...

/ January 19, 2018