Kerry James Marshall is now the most expensive living African-American artist

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A painting by Kerry James Marshall was sold last week for $21.1 million, the most ever paid for a work by a living African-American artist. Marshall’s gallerist ended a day of suspense following the sale of “Past Times,” by revealing to the New York Times (paywall) that the hip-hop producer and entrepreneur, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Read More

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

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ICO issuers are starting to look to jurisdictions outside the U.S. to set up shop. In an environment of regulatory uncertainty, where the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun investigating ICOs and the industry surrounding the capital raising technology but has yet to make a formal decision of how it will regulate crypto Read More

How to Open Your Own Casino with Zerocoin in Just 5 Minutes!

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Advertisement This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. The face on the online casino gaming industry is rapidly changing thanks to new groundbreaking technologies like cryptocurrencies, blockchain technologies and smart contracts. What this means is Read More

Fundstrat’s Lee Admits Poor Prediction of Bitcoin Rally, Still Expects $25k Price by Year End

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Co-founder and head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors, Thomas Lee has admitted that his prediction of a Bitcoin rally after the Consensus conference was wrong. Lee has claimed that the crypto market still “faces significant internal resistance and hurdles within traditional financial institutions,” Bloomberg reports May 18 Having accurately predicted the growth of crypto Read More

Blockchain Startup Shyft Signs US$10M Deal With Bermuda Government

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Image: Shyft signs MoU with the government of Bermuda, Joseph Weinberg, chairman of Shyft, and David Burt, Bermuda Premier, via Twitter Shyft, a blockchain KYC/AML and identity startup, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Bermuda led by the Premier of Bermuda, E. David Burt, JP, MP, in which the startup Read More

‘This Could Happen’: Group Needs Help Building Inclusive Playgrounds

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By Jeff Todd DENVER (CBS4) – When Juliet Dawkins started taking her three kids to the playground, she realized quickly many lack vital access for kids with special needs. (credit: CBS) “As we’ve visited playgrounds around the area, we have noticed that kids like Lucia are often left to watch other kids play,” said Dawkins. Lucia Read More

Girls Collect Donations To Help Feed Dogs, Cats At Animal Shelter

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By Jeff Todd GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4)– Helping the community and loving animals isn’t anything new for 12-year-olds Kennady, Delaney and Maggie. Last month the trio decided to turn a negative into a positive and wound up with a hefty donation to the Foothills Animal Shelter. “Together we pulled off a pretty good fundraiser,” said Kennady. Read More

The Use Cases and Applications for Involving Women in Blockchain

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“Satoshi is female!” That’s how New York Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney rallied the crowd on May 13 at the “Women on the Block” event in Brooklyn, New York, where more than 300 people came together to talk about cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. The event comes at time of tension within the crypto community, as blockchain stars Read More

Blockchair Feed Reveals Messages Encoded in the BCH, BTC and ETH Blockchains

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Blockchain Blockchain exploration service Blockchair has launched a new analytics tool. Blockchair Feed decodes the messages that are written into the BCH, BTC, and ETH networks. The results can be viewed in a real-time feed comprised of messages that range from the banal to the enigmatic. Also read: A Brief History of Hidden Messages in Read More

Venezuela’s unfolding crisis, as told by its version of The Onion

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Venezuela’s presidential election will take place on May 20, amid various crises. Inflation is by some measures 18,000%, meaning basic food items can cost a month’s salary. Cash is worth so little that people are making bags out of it. The incumbent president, Nicolás Maduro, is expected to rig the election. The best way to Read More