Bitcoin



Exclusive: Plooto Banks C$8M Series A For Small Business Payments Automation - Crunchbase News

Proper payments software can be quite an expense for some small and medium-sized businesses, but Plooto is developing a platform to get cash flowing for these companies. Subscribe to theCrunchbase D… [+3730 chars]... read more (Crunchbase.com)

Ethereum breaks out vs. Bitcoin: Why one trader says ETH/BTC looks 'absolutely insane'

Ether (ETH) price is seeing green in its Bitcoin (BTC) pair on April 21, reaching the highest levels since early February. Given the technical breakout of ETH/BTC, traders are beginning to expect a s… [+3507 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Chicago in 2021: Mayor Lightfoot Has Declared Mob Rule, So for the Next Several Years, It's Every Family for Itself

After my first week on the job after having moved to Chicago in 1982, I decided to go shopping at the Century Mall at 2828 North Clark Street. As I was about to walk in the door, a black teen in whit… [+6597 chars]... read more (Unz.com)

How Does Bitcoin Effect the Network Marketing Model?

The contribution of the bitcoin is on a large scale that affects the network marketing model. What is the role of bitcoin in network marketing? The network marketing models enable secure online payme… [+4590 chars]... read more (Incrediblethings.com)

News24.com | Mirror Trading International: Missing CEO's estate provisionally sequestrated

  • The estate of Johann Steynberg, the missing CEO of bitcoin trading platform Mirror Trading International, has been provisionally liquidated. 
  • Steynberg went missing in mid-December, a… [+1977 chars]... read more (News24)

JPMorgan Strategists Warn Bitcoin’s Momentum Could Collapse

REUTERS/Jane RosenbergAs Derek Chauvins murder trial comes to a close, both sides made their closing arguments on Monday, with prosecutors insisting the former Minneapolis cops fatal arrest of George… [+10731 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)

Learn to Trade Bitcoin Successfully Like a Pro

Handling Bitcoin trading is a 24 hours operation for investments that are enabling to encourage new investors. In the investment market, investors are seeking the fastest and easiest way to earn. Acc… [+3712 chars]... read more (Incrediblethings.com)

PayPal is on track to achieve its 2021 growth plan to expand its global footprint and digital capabilities

The payments giant is making two moves to facilitate its growth both in the US market and abroad. PayPal makes moves in crypto space and China's payments market. Insider Intelligence PayPal detail… [+3220 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

A crypto wallet founder breaks down how he secured $60 million within 5 days from investors wanting to back tokenized shares — and how he almost became a 'Doge millionaire'

With all the excitement surrounding Coinbase's direct listing last week, another buzzy crypto public offering went completely under the radar. Crypto wallet Exodus, which aims to provide a decentral… [+5416 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

One week of COIN: How is Coinbase’s Nasdaq listing shaping up so far

April 14 was considered by many crypto enthusiasts all over the world as a watershed moment for the digital asset industry, as it marked the day when Coinbase, one of the largest crypto trading platf… [+8280 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)


Blockchain



Exclusive: Plooto Banks C$8M Series A For Small Business Payments Automation - Crunchbase News

Proper payments software can be quite an expense for some small and medium-sized businesses, but Plooto is developing a platform to get cash flowing for these companies. Subscribe to theCrunchbase D… [+3730 chars]... read more (Crunchbase.com)

Liquid Mortgage Offers a Shared Vision for a More Efficient and Transparent Mortgage Ecosystem Using Blockchain Technology

DENVER, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquid Mortgage today announced it has co-authored a white paper with Redwood Trust entitled, "Building a Mortgage Blockchain Ecosystem."  The goal of the white… [+1633 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)

Hackers threaten to leak stolen Apple blueprints if $50 million ransom isn't paid

Prominent Apple supplier Quanta on Wednesday said it suffered a ransomware attack from the REvil ransomware group, which is now demanding the iPhone maker pay a ransom of $50 million to prevent leaki… [+2337 chars]... read more (Internet)

6 Blockchain Technology Benefits Boosting Manufacturing Industry

Blockchain technology has been a complete solution for all kinds of businesses and sectors. It is one of the reasons that blockchain is preferable worldwide. Different sectors are using the technolog… [+4625 chars]... read more (Incrediblethings.com)

Who Says Crime Doesn't Pay?

Mob Artifact NFTs muscle in on the Blockchain Tweet this Now simply "The Mob Experience," the company will be releasing select Signature items from its extensive collection through OpenSea for purc… [+3333 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)

How Does Bitcoin Effect the Network Marketing Model?

The contribution of the bitcoin is on a large scale that affects the network marketing model. What is the role of bitcoin in network marketing? The network marketing models enable secure online payme… [+4590 chars]... read more (Incrediblethings.com)

Roxe Secures Strategic Investments From Zero2First and Future Capital Tech to Accelerate Growth

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Roxe, a next-generation global payment network, today announced that Zero2First and Future Capital Tech have made strategic investments in Roxe to help accelerate Roxes gro… [+3570 chars]... read more (Business Wire)

Will Cartier, Prada & LVMH’s Blockchain Alliance Mean the End of Fakes?

Luxury powerhouses LVMH, Prada, and Cartier have joined forces to form a unified "Blockchain Consortium," which could signal a new era for luxury product verification and counterfeits might not stand… [+1483 chars]... read more (Highsnobiety)

One week of COIN: How is Coinbase’s Nasdaq listing shaping up so far

April 14 was considered by many crypto enthusiasts all over the world as a watershed moment for the digital asset industry, as it marked the day when Coinbase, one of the largest crypto trading platf… [+8280 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Supply Pain

Typically, the container ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are the busiest in the Western Hemisphere, a hive of 24/7 activity as cargo moves from ships to trucks or trains. But on one recent aftern… [+14191 chars]... read more (CFO Magazine)


Business



Super League: European politicians give US sports model a good kicking

For politicians, the European Super League represented an open goal. Plans for the breakaway tournament of elite clubs disintegrated in a couple of days. Premiers such as Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macr… [+2569 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

Memberstack (YC S20) Is Hiring a Technical Recruiter (Contract Position)

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  • 20-40 hours per week
  • 3-4 months (or until all positions are filled)
  • Remote (+/- 2 hours from North American Timezones)
  • We need … [+2210 chars]... read more (Hacker News)

Skyrocketing housing prices drive the world's fastest unicorn

With U.S. home sales scorching and home prices setting new record highs every month, Pacaso was able to demand a $1 billion valuation after less than five months in business by dividing up homeowners… [+1907 chars]... read more (Axios)

From Mark Zuckerberg to Roz Brewer, here's how corporate America responded to Derek Chauvin's guilty verdict

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Corporate America addresses the Chauvin verdict

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Carphone Warehouse to close its Irish business

Carphone Warehouse has announced it is to close its business in Ireland, including all its stores and website. The company employed around 500 people here and had more than 80 stores across the coun… [+1325 chars]... read more (RTE)

ActiveCampaign raises $240M at a $3B valuation as marketing and sales automation come into focus for SMBs

As businesses continue to adopt new digital tools to get their names out into the world, a startup that’s built a sales and marketing platform specifically for small and medium businesses is announci… [+5348 chars]... read more (TechCrunch)

Urbanes Leben neu gedacht: So finden Business und Freizeit zusammen

Arbeiten, Wohnen, Leben. Wie urbane Konzepte unsere Lebensbereiche verbinden und damit den Alltag von Mitarbeitenden und Unternehmen beeinflussen, zeigt der Berliner Ostkreuz Campus. Auf dem Ostkre… [+4690 chars]... read more (Gruenderszene)

Snarled Supply Chain Trips Up Small Businesses

An Oklahoma restaurant is paying nearly $200 for a case of gloves that normally costs $40. A medical-device maker in Colorado is tweaking the way it manufactures its products to offset higher plastic… [+6599 chars]... read more (The Wall Street Journal)