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Are Overstimulated Stocks Ignoring Coronavirus Risks?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 23)

The coronavirus is growing into a global economic problem. But overstimulated financial markets are ignoring the impact. The post Are Overstimulated Stocks Ignoring Coronavirus Risks? appeared first on CCN.com


Putin Is Helping Bernie Sanders but Not for the Reason You Think   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 23)

The latest effort from Vladimir Putin and his legion of hackers is to continue helping Trump, but curiously they are also helping Bernie Sanders. Interestingly, it's probably not what you think. The post Putin Is Helping Bernie Sanders but Not for the Reason You Think appeared first on CCN.com


The Art of Nintendo Power Twitter Account Is a Retro Wonderland   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Anyone with an interest in the history of gaming owes it to themselves to check out The Art of Nintendo Power Twitter account. Some of the most amazing pieces of gaming art are on display there. The post The Art of Nintendo Power Twitter Account Is a Retro Wonderland appeared first on CCN.com


Dak Prescott Will Likely Get Elite Money for His Above-Average Talent   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Despite questions over Dak Prescott and his value, he still might get paid the nearly $40 million per year that he's reportedly seeking. The post Dak Prescott Will Likely Get Elite Money for His Above-Average Talent appeared first on CCN.com


Boeing’s Shocking Debris Problem Exposes the Company’s Dangerous Monopoly   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

We can no longer rely on Boeing to regulate itself. Is it time for antitrust regulators to break up this dangerous monopoly? The post Boeing’s Shocking Debris Problem Exposes the Company’s Dangerous Monopoly appeared first on CCN.com


Lil Pump’s Retirement Was a Blatant Lie – Here’s Why That Sucks   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Although Lil Pump's retirement was a poorly concocted charade, time is most definitely up for the problematic mumble rapper. The post Lil Pump’s Retirement Was a Blatant Lie – Here’s Why That Sucks appeared first on CCN.com


Warren Buffett Torches Corporate America, Spells Doom for Stock Market   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Warren Buffett's 2019 letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders blows the whistle on corporate corruption and spells stock market doom. The post Warren Buffett Torches Corporate America, Spells Doom for Stock Market appeared first on CCN.com


Twitch Streamers Could Be About to Get So Much Richer   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

A forecast by an eMarketer analyst suggests that Twitch will reach 40 million viewers in the United States by 2021. It means 15.5% of U.S. digital video viewers will be enjoying Twitch streams by year-end 2020. The post Twitch Streamers Could Be About to Get So Much Richer appeared first on CCN.com


How to Time the Stock Market Crash We All Know is Looming   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Most aren't expecting an imminent stock market crash, but even the bulls say to watch for these warning signs that a downturn is coming. The post How to Time the Stock Market Crash We All Know is Looming appeared first on CCN.com


‘The Banks Are Broke’: This Viral Video From 2013 Is More Relevant Than Ever   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

A 2013 video depicting a EU minister's tirade against the global banking system has gone viral and it's more relevant now than ever. The post ‘The Banks Are Broke’: This Viral Video From 2013 Is More Relevant Than Ever appeared first on CCN.com


‘Pandora’s Box, but for Freedom’: Author Isaiah Jackson on Bitcoin’s Impact   (Coindesk - Feb 22)

Leigh Cuen is joined by author Isaiah Jackson to talk about financial discrimination and the value bitcoin can offer minority communities.


Your Cell Phone Is More Likely to Kill You Than Coronavirus   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Coronavirus garners media attention because it's a black swan event, something that couldn't have been predicted and has an enormous impact on society. But far more people die every year from predictable, and therefore ostensibly more preventable, causes. The post Your Cell Phone Is More Likely to Kill You Than Coronavirus appeared first on CCN.com


Wilder vs. Fury 2 Will Be the Most Boring Title Match in Boxing History   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Wilder vs. Fury 2 is a clash between two top heavyweights, but it's also a glaring example of how far the sport has fallen. The post Wilder vs. Fury 2 Will Be the Most Boring Title Match in Boxing History appeared first on CCN.com


Here’s Why Interest Rates on Cryptocurrencies Could Be a Game-Changer   (Coindesk - Feb 22)

The growth in crypto lending platforms is giving birth to a new type of valuation metric: interest rates.


When Money Becomes Programmable – Part 1   (Coindesk - Feb 22)

We may be moving us toward a model of programmable money that incorporates an automated internal governance of common resources and encourages collaboration among communities.


Why Tesla Stock Should Panic About China’s Auto Sales Implosion   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Chinese automobile sales are in freefall due to the coronavirus outbreak. Tesla stock won't escape this crisis unscathed. The post Why Tesla Stock Should Panic About China’s Auto Sales Implosion appeared first on CCN.com


We Need More Horror-Injected Video Games   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Titles that take horror in an unusual direction present new ways to explore the psychological and philosophical themes rooted within the horror genre. Forced into a different perspective, developers must think of new ways to unsettle the player. The post We Need More Horror-Injected Video Games appeared first on CCN.com


Don’t Expect Underwhelming Returns to Force Warren Buffett to Retire   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

With advancing age and the market beating Berkshire Hathaway stock growth, is it time for Warren Buffett to exit? The post Don’t Expect Underwhelming Returns to Force Warren Buffett to Retire appeared first on CCN.com


Markieff Morris Is a Terrible Fit for the Los Angeles Lakers   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Markieff Morris reportedly plans on signing with the Lakers once he clears waivers. Signing Morris is subtraction by addition, but then again, so many of the Lakers’ moves up to this point have not passed the math test. The post Markieff Morris Is a Terrible Fit for the Los Angeles Lakers appeared first on CCN.com


Charles Barkley Is Disgusted by Cavs’ Treatment of John Beilein, and He’s Right   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

John Beilein resigned as Cleveland Cavaliers coach earlier this week. NBA personality Charles Barkley held no punches in his assessment of how the Cleveland Cavaliers treated him. The post Charles Barkley Is Disgusted by Cavs’ Treatment of John Beilein, and He’s Right appeared first on CCN.com


Elon Musk Is Making Hay While the Sun Shines on Tesla & SpaceX   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Elon Musk is probably the smartest guy in the room when it comes to generating excitement around his products. But even he wouldn't be immune to fundraising issues if the stock market were to crash next week. The post Elon Musk Is Making Hay While the Sun Shines on Tesla & SpaceX appeared first on CCN.com


Bethesda Exit Unlikely to Spell Disaster for Geforce Now   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 22)

Despite losing two significant publishers, Bethesda and Activision Blizzard, the fledgling cloud gaming platform landed a big name title earlier this week. NVIDIA confirmed that GeForce Now would support Cyberpunk 2077 from day one. The post Bethesda Exit Unlikely to Spell Disaster for Geforce Now appeared first on CCN.com


Trump Economist: Ignore This Indicator of an Epic Stock Market Crash   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

Trump economist Larry Kudlow says you can ignore record low long-term bond yields, but they're a leading indicator of a stock market crash. The post Trump Economist: Ignore This Indicator of an Epic Stock Market Crash appeared first on CCN.com


Sweden’s Central Bank Finally Embraces DLT, but Only in Simulation Mode   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Riksbank's e-krona pilot will run on distributed ledger tech, but the entire project will be operated as only a simulation through at least 2021.


Sweden’s Central Bank Finally Embraces DLT – But Only in Simulation Mode   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Riksbank's e-krona pilot will run on distributed ledger tech, but the entire project will be operated as only a simulation through at least 2021.


The Dow Is Plummeting Because Coronavirus Killed Trump’s Trade Deal   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

The Dow Jones plummeted on Friday as the impact of the coronavirus battered U.S. data and shattered Donald Trump's phase one deal with China. The post The Dow Is Plummeting Because Coronavirus Killed Trump’s Trade Deal appeared first on CCN.com


Alleged Crypto Capital Operator Faces New Wire Fraud Charge   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Reginald Fowler, an alleged operator of Crypto Capital, was indicted on wire fraud Friday, adding to four previous charges he already faced.


Why Today’s Crypto Exchange Leaders Are Powerful, but Not Inevitable   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

As crypto asks why prices shot down, the power and influence of exchanges are at the center of the conversation.


PewDiePie Laughs at Coronavirus in Racially ‘Edgy’ Return Video   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

PewDiePie is back on YouTube again, and back to his old ways. In his return video, he laughs about coronavirus and mocks the Chinese language. The post PewDiePie Laughs at Coronavirus in Racially ‘Edgy’ Return Video appeared first on CCN.com


Dana White & Donald Trump Were Made for Each Other   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

UFC President Dana White is all-in on MAGA. That's because he and Donald Trump have more in common than you might think. The post Dana White & Donald Trump Were Made for Each Other appeared first on CCN.com


Wikipedia Co-Founder Says Crypto Integration Would be ‘Completely Insane’   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales said Friday he has not seen a crypto use case convincing enough to integrate one into the platform.


Dying Light Shows Soulless Game Companies How to Treat Players   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

Dying Light's 5th-anniversary celebration is kicking off with a bang and showing other games the right way to treat players. The post Dying Light Shows Soulless Game Companies How to Treat Players appeared first on CCN.com


Why Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Might Snub Beatrice’s Royal Wedding   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

There's speculation that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry could snub Princess Beatrice's royal wedding. Here's why they might do just that. The post Why Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Might Snub Beatrice’s Royal Wedding appeared first on CCN.com


The Internet Is a Right, Not a Luxury: 30% of Americans Still Don’t Have It   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Ex-FCC senior staffer Gigi Sohn thinks broadband connection is a right, not a privilege. But that doesn’t mean she’s on board with all technological advancements.


The Internet Is a Right, Not a Luxury: 30 Percent of Americans Still Don’t Have it   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Ex-FCC senior staffer Gigi Sohn thinks broadband connection is a right, not a privilege. But that doesn’t mean she’s on board with all technological advancements.


The Internet Is a Luxury Not a Right: 30 Percent of Americans Still Don’t Have it   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Ex-FCC senior staffer Gigi Sohn thinks that broadband connection is a right, not a privilege. But that doesn’t mean that she’s on board with all technological advancements.


Bitcoin News Roundup for Feb. 21, 2020   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

With the price of bitcoin bouncing in a range below $10,000, Markets Daily is back with another time saving crypto news roundup.


David Ortiz Is Ridiculously Clueless About the Astros Scandal   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has spoken up on the Astros cheating scandal. And he's managed to get it all wrong. But that's not surprising. The post David Ortiz Is Ridiculously Clueless About the Astros Scandal appeared first on CCN.com


Coronavirus Is Grinding the U.S. Economy to a Halt – Here’s the Ugly Proof   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

The U.S. economy is on track to grow just 0.6% in February as services activity plunges to multi-year lows. The post Coronavirus Is Grinding the U.S. Economy to a Halt – Here’s the Ugly Proof appeared first on CCN.com


FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel: Restore Net Neutrality and Expand Internet to All   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Jessica Rosenworcel, one of the five FCC commissioners, is fighting for the restoration of net neutrality and the expansion of broadband access for all those who want it.


BTS’ Map of the Soul: 7 Is 74 Minutes of Cynical Capitalist Drivel   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

BTS released their new album, Map of the Soul: 7, and it's one of the shoddiest albums ever released in the history of pop music. The post BTS’ Map of the Soul: 7 Is 74 Minutes of Cynical Capitalist Drivel appeared first on CCN.com


‘Bullish’ Comments on Reddit a Potential Bitcoin Signal   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Could bullish comments on Reddit serve as a momentum indicator for bitcoin? That’s what a recent graphic by startup ChartStar suggests.


e-Commerce Giant Shopify Joins Libra Association   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Shopify is the first major company to join the consortium behind the Libra digital currency since a string of big-name payments brands dropped out.


Shopify Joins Libra Association   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Shopify has joined the Libra Association.


GeForce Now Blazes Future Stakes as Cloud Gaming’s Breakthrough   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

GeForce Now has become one of the most successful cloud gaming services currently available with one million new players since its beta. The post GeForce Now Blazes Future Stakes as Cloud Gaming’s Breakthrough appeared first on CCN.com


Dropbox Ready to Soar After Drastic $600 Million Repurchase Plan: Analysts   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

Dropbox delivered a strong Q4. It also authorized a stock repurchasing program. DBX must recover $21 to have a shot at starting a bull run. The post Dropbox Ready to Soar After Drastic $600 Million Repurchase Plan: Analysts appeared first on CCN.com


Binance and Others Are Rushing to Provide Stablecoins to Nigerian Crypto Users   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

Here's how crypto exchanges are on-boarding unbanked users in Nigeria.


Dow Wobbles as Coronavirus Clobbers Stock Market Earnings Forecasts   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) wobbled toward a weekly loss as the coronavirus outbreak took a bite out of stock market earnings. The post Dow Wobbles as Coronavirus Clobbers Stock Market Earnings Forecasts appeared first on CCN.com


JPEG on the Blockchain: Image Format Creator Believes Tech Can Fight Copyright Theft   (Coindesk - Feb 21)

A blockchain-based system might better flag fakes and prevent copyright violations, technical committee JPEG says.


Messi Wants World-Beater Neymar. Barcelona Buy a Middlesborough Flop.   (Cryptocoinsnews - Feb 21)

Another weird week in Barcelona. Messi wants Neymar. The club brought in a journeyman flop once seen stinking out Middlesborough. The post Messi Wants World-Beater Neymar. Barcelona Buy a Middlesborough Flop. appeared first on CCN.com