Month: February 2019

French Finance Minister Blasts EU Decision Blocking Alstom-Siemens Merger

France’s Finance Minister expressed his disappointment on the European Union’s decision rejecting the merger proposal of Alstom and Siemens, which was aimed to strengthen the companies on a global stage. Bruno Le Maire told at the World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday, “Let’s have a look at reality; we …

Facebook Acqui-Hires Majority of Chainspace Team to Enter Blockchain Market

Facebook has long been sporting an internal blockchain team that has closely monitored the developing digital blockchain economy. This acquisition marks the social media giant’s first step towards the blockchain market. Chainspace, the company that was acquired is a small blockchain start-up founded by the University of London researchers. The …

Facebook Changes its Method of Evaluating Employees

Facebook on Tuesday night announced that it has rebuilt its employee’s performance review system. The employee’s bonuses are based on new criteria like they are evaluated on how they help to solve “social issues.” Zuckerberg announced the change to the bonus structure, at a meeting at Facebook’s Menlo Park, Calif. …

Dogecoin (DOGE): Price Analysis

Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency featuring a resemblance of the Shiba Inu dog from the “Doge” Internet meme as its logo. Introduced as a “joke currency” on 6th December 2013, Dogecoin developed its own online internet community and reached a market capitalization of US$60 million in Jan 2014, and when compared …

Disney’s ESPN+ is Growing Rapidly Despite Losing Money

Walt Disney Co. is attracting users to its ESPN+ sports streaming service, but it’s coming at a high cost. ESPN+ is a video streaming subscription service that is available in the US. The channel is telecasted by sports broadcaster Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International and ESPN Inc. The Walt Disney …

Crypto Exchange Plans to Partner with Ripple to Boost XRP

One of the breaking news about cryptocurrency was heard when Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance told that the major crypto exchange would surely be entering into a partnership with Ripple. The reason for this partnership is to boost the payment solution known as xRapid which is powered by XRP. As …

Coinbase Launches ‘Paypal’ Withdrawals Support for EU Users.

Coinbase, popularly known to be the Major cryptocurrency exchange firm and wallet provider of the United States of America for the European Union residents to make the flat currency withdrawals and transactions to online payment system PayPal. The development was announced in an official blog post which was published on …

Square Cash is Now 2nd Most Popular Apple Application

Social network giant, Jack Dorsey’s Fintech company, Square has grown into a $29 billion digital payments giant and has become the go-to platform for users to send and receive money and buy Bitcoins. Dorsey revealed on February 3 that Square Cash has become one of the most widely used mobile …

Pantera Capital Undeterred by the Current Crypto Winter

Pantera Capital’s CEO Dan Morehead is not worried about the current crypto winter. He says that the industry has weathered similar bear markets before, and this one actually bodes well for the future of Bitcoin and blockchain. “This is actually our second Crypto Winter,” Morehead mentioned on Laura Shin’s podcast …

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