Bitcoin



People Don’t Understand the Significance of $2,000 Gold

Gold reached a new milestone Tuesday, breaking above $2,000 for the first time ever. The yellow metal closed just above $2,017 an ounce. Peter talked about golds new record high and what its telling … [+4749 chars]... read more (Lewrockwell.com)

Crypto Tidbits: Goldman Stablecoin, Dave Portnoy Wants Bitcoin, DeFi Boom

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It’s been a volatile week for the price of Bitcoin and other top digital assets. After our last Crypto Tidbits, the price of the leading cryptocurrency… [+3852 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

How U.S. Restrictions on Wechat & Other Chinese Brands Could Boost Crypto

The ongoing tensions between the U.S. and China could boost crypto should certain events transpire, say certain investors. Ongoing China-US Tensions May Be Able to Boost Crypto: Dovey Wan & Othe… [+2855 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

This collection of top quality video game icons can save you hours of work for under $30

Creating a fantasy world for a video or role-playing game is tough enough. In addition to all the game framework and functionality that goes into a build of any size, creators invariably sweat over t… [+3969 chars]... read more (Boing Boing)

Bitcoin’s Rocketing Network Activity Suggests BTC Remains Highly Undervalued

Bitcoin’s on-chain activity has been on the rise throughout the past few months, marking a massive surge from where it was this time last year. This is a sign of intense fundamental strength, as it … [+2126 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Bullish Bitcoin Price Trend Intact Even After BTC Retests $11.4K Support

  •  Bitcoin (BTC) price swiftly fell to $11,322 after reaching a daily high at $11,909
  • The drop came as U.S. jobless claims fell to $1.2 million but lawmakers inability to reach a deal… [+2073 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Binance Inches Closer To Overtaking BitMEX In Bitcoin Trading Liquidity

Binance, BitMEX, and Coinbase are just a small sample of the major players in the Bitcoin market all fighting for a piece of the pie. BitMEX has long enjoyed dominance over the rest of the market, bu… [+2745 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

XRP Breaking Past This Crucial Resistance Could Trigger 45% Rally: Trader

XRP has gained approximately 50% in the past two weeks, following Ethereum on its steep rally higher. Analysts think the altcoin is poised to move higher should it break a critical resistance. XRP B… [+2257 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Wall Street Is Getting More Upbeat About Square Stock — and Investors Have Noticed

2020 has seen a market trouncing performance from fintech player Square (SQ). Since hitting the skids in mid-March with the price dropping to $38.09, shares have appreciated by an enormous 285%. The… [+2706 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)


Blockchain



ING Groep (ING) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. ING Groep (NYSE:ING)Q2 2020 Earnings CallAug 06, 2020, 2:30 a.m. ET Contents:
  • Prepared Remarks
  • Questions and Answers
  • Call Participants
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Crypto Tidbits: Goldman Stablecoin, Dave Portnoy Wants Bitcoin, DeFi Boom

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It’s been a volatile week for the price of Bitcoin and other top digital assets. After our last Crypto Tidbits, the price of the leading cryptocurrency… [+3852 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Major South Korean Bank Joins the Crypto Custody Business

KB Kookmin Bank, one of the largest banks in South Korea, has partnered with blockchain venture fund, Hashed, and crypto trading platform, Cumberland Korea, to establish strategic technology cooperat… [+1050 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Cyber Insurance Market to Grow with 26.3% CAGR Between 2020 and 2030: P&S Intelligence

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.NEW YORK, June 25, Jun 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- NEW YORK, June 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the g… [+8892 chars]... read more (MarketWatch)

KT Corp (KT) on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

KT Corp (NYSE:KT) Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call August 7, 2020 2:00 AM ET Company Participants Seung-Hoon Chi - IRO Kyung-Keun Yoon - CFO & EVP, Financial Management Office Conference Call… [+26962 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)

Binance Inches Closer To Overtaking BitMEX In Bitcoin Trading Liquidity

Binance, BitMEX, and Coinbase are just a small sample of the major players in the Bitcoin market all fighting for a piece of the pie. BitMEX has long enjoyed dominance over the rest of the market, bu… [+2745 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Dawood Ibrahim Enjoying "Patronage In Neighbouring Country": India At UN

Dawood Ibrahim had perpetrated the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts killing over 250 people United Nations: India has told the UN Security Council that Dawood Ibrahim, who perpetrated the 1993 Mumbai bomb bl… [+5543 chars]... read more (NDTV News)

Adam Back: Some ICOs Funded Useful Research Despite Being Unethical

Adam Back recently took to Twitter with controversial comments on many of the industrys largest crypto projects including Ethereum (ETH), Cardano (ADA), Ripple (XRP), and Stellar (XML). His tweets pl… [+2759 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Bittrex and Poloniex Move for Summary Judgment in Market Manipulation Case

Attorneys representing cryptocurrency exchanges Bittrex and Poloniex notified Judge Failla of the Southern District of New York Friday of their intention to move for summary judgment in a class actio… [+953 chars]... read more (CoinDesk)

An Official North Dakota Cryptocurrency Could Be on the Horizon

Rep. Nathan Toman says that he desires a "North Dakota coin" He believes that such an asset could potentially help the struggling economy in the wake of COVID-19, an Aug. 7 article from Inforum said.… [+905 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)


Business



Tencent crackdown poses threat to US champions from Apple to Nike

After crippling Huawei and breaking up ByteDance’s global business, the US has now turned its sights on a third Chinese technology giant, Tencent. But banning WeChat, an app that is central to the … [+6211 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

Lebanon: a nation brought to its knees

The country was already reeling from an economic and financial crisis before the massive port explosion It took 15 years of sectarian carnage in Lebanon’s 1975-90 civil war to destroy Beirut, and 15… [+203 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

Daily Crunch: Trump bans transactions with ByteDance and Tencent

Trump escalates his campaign against Chinese tech companies, Facebook extends work from home until the middle of 2021 and Netflix adds support for Hindi. Here’s your Daily Crunch for August 7, 2020. … [+3082 chars]... read more (TechCrunch)

New Chapter in U.S.-China Ties Marked by Confrontation

WASHINGTONThe Trump administrations cascade of actions taken against Beijing represent a new chapter in U.S.-China relations, one marked by increasing confrontation and few efforts to de-escalate the… [+332 chars]... read more (The Wall Street Journal)

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. is taking an 'indefinite' leave of absence - Business Insider

Business Insider logo The words "Business Insider". Close icon Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification. HomeChevron icon It indi… [+276 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

Experts advise throwing out onions amid a recall tied to salmonella - Business Insider

If you don't know where the onions in your pantry originally came from, it's time to throw them in the trash.  As of Friday, at least 879 people in the US and Canada have been sickened in a salmonel… [+2185 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

How Tim Cook Made Apple His Own

After Steve Jobss death, Silicon Valley anticipated Apple Inc.s business would falter. Wall Street fretted about the road ahead. And loyal customers agonized about the future of a beloved product inn… [+235 chars]... read more (The Wall Street Journal)