Sign In

Hot Stories

WHAT IF… WE’RE RIGHT ABOUT BITCOIN?

Entering 2022 with the clown world simulation shifting into ever-higher gears, it’s worth remembering why we’re here and why Bitcoin is worth fighting for. So what if we’re wrong? The real question is: What if we’re right? THE HUMANITY-ALTERING POTENTIAL OF BITCOIN As we enter 2022, we should all stop and marvel at how far …

WHAT IF… WE’RE RIGHT ABOUT BITCOIN? Read More »

A BITCOINER’S REFLECTION ON 2021: A YEAR OF AWARENESS

For better or for worse, Bitcoin came front and center to public attention this year. Was 2021 a good year? Depends, as most things do, on perspective. As I sat writing the first line of this article, I asked myself this question. Now, this article might sound harsh at times, and I just ask that …

A BITCOINER’S REFLECTION ON 2021: A YEAR OF AWARENESS Read More »

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Novavax, Tesla, JD.com Nikola and others

Novavax (NVAX) – Novavax jumped 3.4% in the premarket after the drugmaker said a two-dose treatment of its Covid-19 vaccine demonstrated strong immune responses against the omicron variant. It did add that the response to omicron was lower than that against the original virus strain and that a booster dose would likely be helpful. Macau gaming …

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Novavax, Tesla, JD.com Nikola and others Read More »

REFLECTING ON THE YEAR IN BITCOIN: OUR PROGRESS AND WHAT WE TAKE FOR GRANTED

The progress that the Bitcoin community made in 2021 reminds us to take nothing for granted, and to make the changes we want to see next year. Society has been taking a lot of things for granted, and arguably this is why we’re here now. The globe is filled with overly-panicked populations, governments are conducting some …

REFLECTING ON THE YEAR IN BITCOIN: OUR PROGRESS AND WHAT WE TAKE FOR GRANTED Read More »

Huawei enters China’s electric car race in competition with Tesla

KEY POINTS The first car with Huawei’s HarmonyOS operating system will be the Aito M5, a car that runs on both electricity and fuel, Richard Yu, executive director and CEO of Huawei’s consumer business group, said Thursday at the company’s winter product launch event. Deliveries are set to begin around Feb. 20 after the Lunar …

Huawei enters China’s electric car race in competition with Tesla Read More »

HOW SPORTS AND BITCOIN EXEMPLIFY LOW TIME PREFERENCE AND EFFICIENT ENERGY EXPENDITURE

Sports and Bitcoin both transform energy through low time preference into appreciable proof-of-work rewards. Preface: All human action stems from the desire to increase our supply of accessible energy reserves. Humans act to transform energy from inaccessible to accessible. We seek to acquire energy reserves to provide security for an unpredictable future. The more energy …

HOW SPORTS AND BITCOIN EXEMPLIFY LOW TIME PREFERENCE AND EFFICIENT ENERGY EXPENDITURE Read More »

Chinese electric car start-up Nio reveals a new sedan, augmented reality glasses

KEY POINTS Chinese electric car start-up Nio’s second electric sedan, the ET5, is set to begin deliveries in September 2022, CEO William Li said Saturday at the company’s annual “Nio Day” event. Li also announced custom augmented reality glasses for the car that are made by Nreal, a Chinese start-up backed by Nio’s investing arm. …

Chinese electric car start-up Nio reveals a new sedan, augmented reality glasses Read More »

Elon Musk: ‘I’ll be surprised if we’re not landing on Mars within five years’

Elon Musk says he has a new timeline for his big Mars project — and it’s sooner than you might think. “I’ll be surprised if we’re not landing on Mars within five years,” Musk told Time Magazine, about SpaceX taking humankind to Mars in a story published Monday. Musk, the 50-year-old SpaceX founder and CEO who was …

Elon Musk: ‘I’ll be surprised if we’re not landing on Mars within five years’ Read More »

‘There’s More Work to Do’ — 11 Years Ago, Satoshi Nakamoto Sent a Final Message to the Bitcoin Community

To this day, Satoshi Nakamoto is one of Bitcoin’s biggest mysteries as people have searched far and wide to uncover the creator’s identity. 11 years ago, on December 12, 2010, the pseudonymous blockchain programmer (or programmers) left a final message to the crypto community stressing that “there’s more work to do on [denial-of-service] DoS.” Satoshi …

‘There’s More Work to Do’ — 11 Years Ago, Satoshi Nakamoto Sent a Final Message to the Bitcoin Community Read More »

Larry Ellison is now richer than the Google co-founders after big Oracle run-up

KEY POINTS Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison saw his wealth appreciate by almost $16 billion after his company’s stock had its second best day in two decades. Ellison is now worth $136.2 billion, making him the world’s fifth-richest person, according to Forbes. On Friday, he surpassed Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison is almost …

Larry Ellison is now richer than the Google co-founders after big Oracle run-up Read More »