Following a vicious stock price downturn, GE is making a last-ditch attempt to raise cash. GE Ventures intends to sell its portfolio of investments in more than 100 startups as part of the firm’s “multiyear turnaround.” GE stock has plunged nearly 30% from its 52-week high at $ 14.44. By CCN Markets: Amid a “multiyear turnaround” which has seen GE’s stock drop double digits this year, GE is reportedly looking to offload a large portfolio of startup investments. The Ventures wing of one of America’s oldest companies reportedly owns stakes in more than 100 different companies and is looking for a
There’s an ever growing list of places on the web where you can spend Bitcoin Cash (BCH). However, Amazon stands out as an online retail giant that dominates many markets. Today’s tip explains how to shop on Amazon using bitcoin cash (BCH) while claiming a great discount to boot.
Apple is struggling in China, and many investors expected it. What wasn’t expected is the magnitude of which the technology conglomerate has been unsuccessful in winning over the Chinese market. The decline in iPhone sales in mainland China has also reportedly affected the suppliers of the firm, whose values declined following the open letter of Apple CEO Tim Cook in early January. Analysts believe Apple could revitalize its business in China and in Asia, but it will need a miracle and serious discussions on the pricing of the devices. What Apple’s Core Problems are and How They Can be Addressed
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Zug, 30. October 2018: Zug-based crypto mining company Invemo GmbH is set to enable professional miners worldwide to maintain high profitability amidst falling mining rewards.
Invemo GmbH is a Zug-based company that enables private individuals as well as companies to join the crypto mining industry in the most professional and cost-effective way. With the recent decline of the mining profitability miners in the whole world and especially in Europe where electricity as well as labor costs are the highest have been struggling to maintain high profitability from their mining equipment. Invemo applies multiple strategies in order to solve this problem. Invemo’s team is small consisting of currently 11 employees, but has extensive experience in crypto mining since 2014.
Ripple has been making headlines for the past few weeks and is still making a push for the number two spot on the top 100 cryptocurrencies according to CoinMarketCap. In the last month, it took over for a short time but slunk back into the third spot on the chart.
The coin and its company haven’t’ been out of the limelight for a while now, in fact, in the last few weeks, we have seen more news of Ripple than we have over the course of the whole year.
By 2050 there’ll be more plastic trash in the world’s oceans than fish. And the next generation could see more used car tires than there are trees. So how can blockchain — a digital technology — possibly be good for the environment?
By making processes more efficient which leads to less consumption. And by changing people’s behaviors, incentives and practices that affect the environment, according to new report by World Economic Forum (WEF) titled “Building Block(chain)s for a Better Planet.” For example, what if developers used smart contracts to pay people digital tokens so they’ll recycle more, use less water and properly dispose of waste?
Tipbots play an important role in the world of cryptocurrency. These convenient solutions have the potential to introduce thousands, if not millions of dollars in value to specific cryptocurrencies over time. In the case of Reddcoin, its popular Twitter tipbot will be shut down completely and users are advised to withdraw funds as soon as possible.
Reddcoin Twitter Tipbot Termination
Users of the popular Twitter tipbot for Reddcoin may have noticed the service hasn’t been optimal for several days now. In fact, interacting with the bot through the normal means has not been possible for some time now. A direct message to the bot will work and yield the relevant information. However, it seems this service will not return to its original functionality, as the project will be shut down completely.
In Namibia, the African wild dog population has been decimated to near extinction. But one wildlife lover is trying to stop all that. And bitcoin cash (BCH) is her gateway.
Leroux Gets First BCH Transfer In Namibian Wild
Nadja Leroux, a Namibian wildlife conservationist looking out for the African wild dog, received her first bitcoin cash donation of Rand 145 (about US$ 10) while deep in the wild, protecting the animal she loves most.
A growing number of start-ups and larger companies have begun to experiment with blockchain’s utility for solving public health crises — like the opioid epidemic in the United States.
Cryptocurrencies have had a testy relationship with some law enforcement figures in the United States, who see popular forms like Bitcoin as a scapegoat for an ongoing opioid crisis.
The infamous Silk Road marketplace, commonly associated with drug sales, accepted Bitcoin for transactions. This put the digital coin under the scrutiny of law enforcement after authorities shuttered the site and arrested the infamous Ross Ulbricht (Dread Pirate Roberts).
This is news that has had a real impact on VET, the native currency to the VeChainThor project. At the time of writing, VET is valued at $ 0.014, up 41.39%.
In China, there is currently a huge issue with the vaccine supply chain and as a result, many people end up with the wrong vaccinations, or no vaccinations at all, against diseases that have proven to be deadly. It’s a crisis, one that VeChainThor has the cure for.
A conference this week in Canada saw discussion of how securities tokens might offer a path for blockchain products to reach consumers.
This ones a little technical, so bear with us, however Bitfalls have written an article that discusses some steps that can be taken to save gas and thus, save money when running audits on decentralised applications, or DApps.
First of all, let’s define what gas is, according to Bitfalls:
“Gas is a unit of cost for a particular operation a computer needs to execute, and it executes this instruction when we broadcast a transaction which contains an Ethereum program in order to run a dapp.
Rather than simply an expedient way for porn performers and other sex workers to get paid, crypto has become a part of their retirement savings plan.
Loom Network, which came up with the idea of dedicated “dappchains” for scalable decentralized apps, is embracing sharing.
The long-awaited AirPod ICO is finally taking off! The team has announced that its pre-sale is going to start on May 29, 2018. The project introduces a revolutionary sleeping pod intended to improve your travel experience while at the same time providing you with means for stable yet profitable passive income.
A Breakthrough Sleeping Pod
AirPod Sleeping Pods will provide you with a reprieve from the hassle and bustle of the airport, allowing for a stress-free waiting time that you’d otherwise have to spend in all that chaos. These private, “capsule style” units are designed to be installed in public spaces, beginning with major airports throughout the entire world.
Among millennials, the cryptocurrencies investment trend is gaining momentum for retirement purposes. Moreover, as tech-savvy millennials are shunning traditional banking methods, innovative startups are creating new retirement solutions powered by blockchain and artificial intelligence technologies.
Millennials Are Reshaping the Retirement Planning Industry
Most millennials, people born between 1981 and 1996, are not saving for retirement. For example, in February 2018, the National Institute on Retirement Security released a study, which concluded that “95 percent of millennials are not saving adequately for retirement.” Then there’s the fact that over 66 percent of working millennials have nothing saved for retirement.
However distant it may seem, powerful quantum computers have the potential to ruin cryptocurrency, and developers are already devising solutions.
Veggie is a cryptocurrency similar to Bitcoin, designed to raise funds for animals. Using their new software Veggie-qt, users generate a cryptocurrency called Veggie. The user keeps 75% of the coins they generate. The remaining 25% is sent to a separate animal fund.
The Veggie community votes on which animal charities and initiatives to support with the separate animal fund. Users don’t need to spend any money to make a real difference to the welfare of animals. Simply by running the software, users will generate wealth for themselves and help make an amazing impact on animals around the world.
Beating competitors to the punch, CBOE has unveiled their plans to launch their Bitcoin futures contracts next week.
This has definitely been the year of the Bitcoin. The price of the most well-known cryptocurrency has grown by over 900%, with last week seeing it exceed the $ 10k mark. However, it’s upward trajectory is not over yet, with Coinmarketcap showing the currency trading at just over $ 11,900 at the time of writing this article. The $ 12k mark is within touching distance.