A chilling VR experience, set at the US border, is worth getting scared for

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President Donald Trump has characterized illegal immigrants as “smugglers and traffickers.“ The most powerful art show in Washington, DC shows the experience of unauthorized immigrants and refugees at the American border from a very different perspective. Housed in a special-built theater inside the Trinidad Baptist Church in northeast DC, Carne y Arena (flesh and sand in Read More

We read Omarosa’s book so you don’t have to

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Omarosa Manigault Newman’s Unhinged, the latest in a growing number of insider exposés about the Trump White House, appears to contain 15 years of evidence that Donald Trump was an exploitative, racist, and misogynist boss—all characteristics that Manigault Newman says she deliberately overlooked and even helped to normalize. Even more than the books that preceded Read More

Under Pressure: Bitcoin Price Could Defend $5.6K, Charts Say

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Down two-thirds from its December all-time high of $20,000, bitcoin (BTC) now risks printing fresh 2018 lows below $5,755. The corrective rally seen over the weekend failed to penetrate the key rising trendline hurdle of $6,480 on Monday, allowing the bears to make a strong comeback. As a result, the leading cryptocurrency fell below $6,000 Read More

Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Invest in Axoni’s $32 Million Funding Round

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Enterprise-focused blockchain startup Axoni has completed a $32 million Series B funding round led by Goldman Sachs and Nyca Partners. Also participating in the round were Andreessen Horowitz, Citi, JP Morgan, Wells Fargo, Y Combinator and Digital Currency Group, among others. The round raises Axoni’s total venture capital funding to over $55 million to date, Read More

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Falls to Lowest since June

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Bitcoin continues to extend its downward momentum on Tuesday, lately falling to its lowest trading since June this year. The BTC/USD today opened at 6250-fiat and started recording losses thereafter – during the early Asian trading session. The pair formed a bear pole in pursuance of a breakout towards the south, as we had predicted Read More

90% of Cryptocurrency Market Facing ‘Extinction-Level Event’: Xapo President

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A reckoning coming to the cryptocurrency markets, an “extinction-level event” that’s poised to wipe out 90 percent of the more than 1,800 coins and tokens that aren’t named bitcoin. That’s the prognostication of Xapo President Ted Rogers, anyway, who said that the impending altcoin bloodbath will provide discerning investors with an incredible opportunity to load Read More

US Regulator Fines and Halts Activities of Fraudulent Tomahawkcoin Issuer

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced in an order Wednesday, August 14, that it has barred and fined the creator of Tomahawkcoin over a fraudulent Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Tomahawkcoin, which David T. Laurance ran as a token through his corresponding company Tomahawk Exploration LLC, failed to raise funds via an ICO in Read More

Chinese State-Owned Aerospace Firm Turns to Blockchain to Manage Billions of Invoices

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The state-owned China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation Ltd. is turning to blockchain technology to innovate its unwieldy electronic invoice system, according to an announcement republished on a government site August 13. The article, from official state newspaper People’s Daily, was posted yesterday by the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence Read More

Cypriot Blockchain Startup Raises US$1.4M Seed to Fix Online Reviews

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Image: Gil C / Shutterstock.com Review.Network, a new blockchain project that has set out to improve online reviews and market researches, has raised US$1.4 million in seed funding from undisclosed private investors. The capital injection will be used to grow the team and develop the platform, the startup said on Tuesday. Review.Network MVP user mobile Read More

Blockchain Provider Axoni Raises US$32M From Goldman Sachs, Nacy Partners

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Axoni Homepage Axoni, a provider of enterprise blockchain technology, has raised US$32 million in a Series B funding round led by Goldman Sachs and Nyca Partners. The round included participation from Andreessen Horowitz, Citi, Coatue Management, Digital Currency Group, F-Prime Capital, Franklin Templeton Investments, J.P. Morgan, NEX Group, Wells Fargo, and Y Combinator. It brings Read More