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Poor Russians More Aware of Crypto Than the Rich, Poll Finds

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A recently conducted survey has produced interesting results regarding how much Russians know about cryptocurrencies. People with lower incomes have been found to have a better idea of digital money than their rich compatriots. At the same time, general awareness of cryptos seems to be falling along with their prices. Number of Crypto-Aware Russians Drops Read More

Survey: Crypto Exchanges Want Regulation but See Strict Policies as a Threat

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Survey: Crypto Exchanges Want Regulation but See Strict Policies as a Threat
The majority of crypto exchanges want to see the industry regulated, although many consider excessive regulation to be the biggest threat, according to a new study. A third of the platforms in the poll also fear a market crash that could suddenly devalue digital assets. A fifth of the exchanges dislike anonymity.     Crypto Exchanges Want Read More

Survey: 89% of Visa, Mastercard, Unionpay Users Know Crypto – 53% Have Purchased

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Survey: 89% of Visa, Mastercard, Unionpay Users Know Crypto – 53% Have Purchased
News A global study of cryptocurrency purchases made by users of Visa, Mastercard, and Unionpay cards shows that 89% of respondents are knowledgeable about crypto and 53% have purchased some in the past 12 months. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space A Global Study Global payment service provider Worldcore reportedly conducted a Read More

Interest in Cryptocurrency Jumped 15-Fold in Kazakhstan

6 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Interest in Cryptocurrency Jumped 15-Fold in Kazakhstan
Featured Interest in cryptocurrency in Kazakhstan has surged fifteen-fold this year compared to 2017 according to a study by Yandex. The number of online searches began to rise significantly in June of last year for a number of cryptocurrency-related search terms. Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten Crypto-Related Search Queries Increase Read More

The best border wall is a legal marijuana market

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on The best border wall is a legal marijuana market
The US is currently facing a government shutdown because Donald Trump is insisting any spending bill must fund the construction of a US-Mexico border wall, which would cost as much as $18 billion. Bound up in symbolism about the racial purity of the United States, the wall has been sold as a way to prevent Read More

North Korean Citizens Study Cryptocurrencies at Pyongyang University

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on North Korean Citizens Study Cryptocurrencies at Pyongyang University
Emerging Markets North Korean engagement with bitcoin and cryptocurrency appears to be ever growing, with recent reports indicating that university students are now able to access courses on cryptocurrency in the Hermit Kingdom. Also Read: North Korean Hackers Ramp up Malware Attacks Against Bitcoin Exchange Staff Pyongyang University’s Cryptocurrency Course Reports indicate that Pyongyang University, which Read More

People watch Netflix unabashedly at work (and in public toilets, too)

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on People watch Netflix unabashedly at work (and in public toilets, too)
We will watch it on a plane. And in the dark. And on a train. And in a car. And in a tree. Okay, maybe not that last one. But people will watch movies and TV shows practically anywhere. Streaming-video giant Netflix found that more people are watching video outside their homes. About 67% of Read More

It’s better to understand something than to know it

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on It’s better to understand something than to know it
“Knowing” and “understanding” are related concepts, but they’re not the same. Each is a distinct mental state involving cognitive grasp: Knowing is static, referring to discrete facts, while understanding is active, describing the ability to analyze and place those facts in context to form a big picture. Without knowledge, understanding is impossible. But having knowledge Read More

Want a greenhouse that can fight climate change? Make it pink

10 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Want a greenhouse that can fight climate change? Make it pink
By tweaking the glass roof panels of greenhouses, scientists have engineered a way to effectively grow indoor crops and gather power from the sun at the same time. In tests, the special pink glass generated enough solar electricity to control greenhouse temperatures, according to a new study. “This technology has the potential to take greenhouses Read More

Most women reading self-help books are getting advice from men

10 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Most women reading self-help books are getting advice from men
There’s a new sexist cliché; Not only don’t men want to ask for directions when they get lost, market research suggests that they don’t read self-help books, either. Or at least admit to it. As Alain de Botton wrote in a Guardian column: “Anyone wanting to damage their intellectual credentials at a stroke need only Read More