FAANG Stocks Lose Over $1 Trillion, More Than All Cryptocurrencies Combined

Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google stocks have together shed over $1 trillion in market capitalization from their all-time highs, marking an even bigger loss in dollar value than all cryptocurrencies combined in 2018. FAANGs Lose Bite Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, in particular, are not the only bubble in town. Stocks of tech stalwarts like Google, […]

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Tech Talent Exodus Towards Blockchain Could be an Indicator of Crypto Success

Facebook may have made a significant blockchain hire recently, but there is a shift occurring in the technological landscape as leading tech giants are seeing an exodus of their top talent toward careers in blockchain. Could this be an indicator of success for the cryptocurrency sector? Just last week, Facebook hired its first Director of […]

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Ripple Adds Facebook, Mastercard and Citibank Veteran to Leadership Team

Real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange, and remittance network Ripple has announced the addition of Kahina Van Dyke to its leadership team as the new senior vice president of business and corporate development. The banking and technology veteran “will focus on driving new, strategic partnerships for Ripple across the global financial services industry.” ‘Bringing Leading Brands Together Through […]

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FinTech Valley – Vizag Aims to be India’s Blockchain Hub

Nikita Blows · March 6, 2018 · 12:30 am Visakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, may be a picturesque little coastal city but if all goes according to plan, it could become India’s FinTech hub. Chief Minister of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, is no stranger to transforming cities into veritable tech hubs. […]

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Blockchain Based Social Media Platforms: The Future of Social Media?

Nick Chong · March 4, 2018 · 1:00 am Blockchain technologies have been fondly called the basis and the beginning of ‘The Internet 3.0’ over the recent years. But what does this mean for the applications and technology companies of today? Blockchain technologies have undoubtedly brought about a new era of technological advancement. Applications of […]

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Canadian Regulator Wants Google to Ban ICO and Cryptocurrency Ads

Jeff Francis · February 6, 2018 · 1:00 pm A Canadian regulator wants Google to follow Facebook by banning cryptocurrency ads, as well as ads for ICOs and binary options. If there’s one reflex you can automatically assume from a government entity when confronted with something new, it’s the instant urge to ban. It’s blatantly […]

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