Bitcoin ‘Misery Index’ Flashes Highest Since Mid-2016; Crash Coming?

While bitcoin hovers near its highest price in months, you may not have noticed a big move in Fundstrat Global Advisors’ Bitcoin Misery Index. Fundstrat head and perma-bull Thomas Lee tweeted the news on April 11: The Bitcoin Misery Index reached...

Right-Wing Nationalism Triumphs in Israel Election & It’s Because of Trump

Benjamin Netanyahu is set to secure victory in a tight Israeli election after an aggressive battle with liberal and centrist opposition. Although voting remains tied, Netanyahu has a clear path to government via a coalition with right-wing and religiou...

‘Bitcoin Guru’ Antonopoulos Claims Fungibility Issues Threaten Bicoin’s Domination

The author of ”Mastering Bitcoin” and notable educator Andreas Antonopoulos has claimed bitcoin’s domination is under threat over the next few years due to privacy concerns. Design and Fungibility: important things for longtime succes...

A Crypto Blessing: China’s Plan to Ban Bitcoin Mining Will Work Wonders

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) revealed its intent to eliminate the bitcoin and crypto mining sector immediately in its guidance for adjustments to industrial structure published on April 1. The list of sectors that will be encou...

Give People Free Money: India’s Opposition Pledge Borrows AOC Playbook

India’s primary opposition political party, the Indian National Congress, has launched a controversial policy this week. It plans to give free money for the poorest 20 percent of the population. The policy is similar to the growing movement for Univers...

‘Morally Bankrupt Pathological Liars’ – New Zealand Privacy Chief Rips Facebook

Another week another stinging put down for Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his team after they were labeled “morally bankrupt pathological liars who enable genocide,” by John Edwards, New Zealand’s Privacy Commissioner, following...

Jussie Smollett Should Thank Trump and MAGA for Making Him Famous

A Chicago fire is spiking under “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett’s seat as the deadline approaches for his due payment of more than $130,000 to the city following a costly investigation into an allegedly staged hate attack. Smollett was recently cleared ...

Terrifying $243 Trillion Global Debt Bomb is a Disaster Only Bitcoin Can Fix

By CCN.com: Global debt now stands at a terrifying $243 trillion according to a report by the Institute of International Finance this week. That’s quarter of a quadrillion. We’re in the realms of the absurd. This is unsustainable. And it’s the fault of...

500 Million Facebook Users Records Unbelievably End Up on Amazon Servers

By CCN.com: Facebook’s clumsy handling of its users’ data has reached the WTF level. The latest reveal came from cybersecurity firm UpGuard. In a cleverly titled report called “Losing Face: Two More Cases of Third-Party Facebook App Data Exposure” the ...

Lyft Drops Below IPO Price: Why Stock Could Snap-Crash or Boom Like Facebook

Lyft may not be a social media platform but where its stock price settles, above or below the IPO price, will either draw similarities with Snap Inc or Facebook. On its market debut, investors could have been forgiven for assuming the ride-hailing firm...