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Payments stocks fall as investors rotate out of growth-oriented tech sector

Payments stocks got crunched Wednesday, as part of a general rotation out of growth-oriented tech names and into value plays. Visa Inc., Mastercard Inc., and PayPal Holdings Inc. have all been high fliers this year, with their shares up 41%, 44%, and 86%, respectively. The three have benefited from the continuing shift to e-commerce, but […]

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AMD and Nvidia are prepared for bitcoin $10,000-plus

Bitcoin approached $10,000 on Tuesday, nearing a milestone many would have thought impossible only a few months ago. Though there are competing opinions on the future of bitcoin BTCUSD, +3.17%  and the cryptocurrency market, some calling for an 80% crash and others predicting a $40,000 valuation by the end of 2018, there are secondary markets […]

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Nvidia, AMD slip as cryptocurrency miners’ thirst for graphics chips doubted

Shares of chip makers Nvidia Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. pulled back Tuesday after an analyst reiterated what the companies had already been telegraphing: The cryptocurrency-mining market for graphics chipsets, while legitimate, may not be as huge as some had anticipated. Nvidia NVDA, -1.36%  shares fell 2.7% in Tuesday trading, while AMD AMD, -3.64% […]

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DASH AND MONERO RALLY TECHNICAL ANALYSIS NOVEMBER 23

As perfect BTC alternatives, DASH and Monero are rallying perhaps benefiting from capital injection. Alt coin Monero is actually trending above August highs of $153. If bulls push harder, buyers looks likely to jump in. In the meantime, IOTA is peaking and USD bulls are driving prices lower with first targets at $0.732. Let’s look […]

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Using AI in Gig Economy – Latium Launches new Platform and ICO – The Merkle

The Gig economy is becoming the future of employment and freelancing. There is a shift around the world from hiring full-time employees every time to hiring specialists to do the job in a limited time frame. The gig economy was fueled by the rise of popular freelancing and gig platforms like Upwork and Fiverr, but […]

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“Did Mike Pence Buy A Diet Dr.Pepper For A Woman That Was Not His Wife?”

Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, If only abortion were retroactive, we could suitably deal with monsters like Senator Al Franken (D – MN), who apparently ventured to apply a breast adjustment to a female colleague asleep on the military airplane winging them home from USO duty in Afghanistan. This was back in the […]

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Hamster Marketplace: A New Market for Unique Gadgets

Bitcoin PR Buzz · November 16, 2017 · 1:15 am Decentralized marketplaces are picking up steam these days. There are a variety of new companies launching different concepts of decentralized marketplaces. There is Soma, for example, a social marketplace. Now, a new startup is launching the concept of a marketplace just for niche products and […]

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Adding a custom shruggie button to your keyboard is the only worthwhile lifehack — Quartz

The shruggie is perfect. Want to end a conversation? Reply with a ¯_(ツ)_/¯. Don’t know where to go for lunch? ¯_(ツ)_/¯. Asked where everyone in the office suddenly went? ¯_(ツ)_/¯. I apparently lack basic knowledge on a wide variety of subjects, so I type the shruggie a lot. Historically, when I wanted to hit someone […]

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Ray Dalio Goes On Gold Buying Spree, Adds 575% To GLD Holdings, Becomes 8th Largest Holder

Until last quarter, the world’s biggest hedge fund had, curiously, never held a position (according to our records) in any of the most liquid gold ETFs, whether the SPDR Gold Trust, the GLD, or the iShares Gold Trust, the IAU. That changed in the second quarter of 2017, when Bridgewater made its first tentative purchases […]

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