Snot-Nosed Kid’s Insane Boast Evokes Scary Memories of Bitcoin Bubble

By CCN: Erik Finman declared bitcoin “dead” less than six months ago. Now he says that anyone who buys and holds cryptocurrencies for the next 10 years has a good chance of becoming fabulously wealthy. The Confidence of Easy Money He “doubled down” on the statement to MarketWatch, saying that people who haven’t become billionaires […]

Scary! Rising US-China Trade War Tensions Could Take 10% Off the S&P

By CCN: Global markets continue to digest the impact of President Donald Trump’s Sunday evening tweetstorm. Meanwhile, analysts from some of the world’s biggest investment banks including UBS and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have detailed their forecasts for what a full-on trade war between the U.S. and China would look should the worst happen. […]

Boston Dynamics, Maker of Scary Fast Robots, Raises $37 Million from Softbank; Sales to Begin in 2019

The next 12 months might be the period when the dreaded “robot apocalypse” swings into effect, as Japanese-based SoftBank, has reportedly invested an additional $37 million into next-generation robotics company Boston Dynamics. Boston, which was founded in 1992 out of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), was acquired by SoftBank in July 2017 from Alphabet, […]

Move 'Em Out: ICOs Don't Seem So Scary Outside the US

A popular event forged during the token boom of 2017 saw discussion about the changing regulatory environment that has resulted. Source link