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Google’s Guinea-Pig City

Will Toronto turn its residents into Alphabet’s experiment? The answer has implications for cities everywhere.<p>Quayside is a nondescript, 12-acre chunk of land on the southern edge of Toronto’s downtown. It’s just three miles from my apartment, but getting there takes almost an hour by subway, bus, …

The massive amounts of electricity required to mine bitcoin could benefit these 5 stocks, Morgan Stanley says

Crypto mania could soon have an impact on the renewable energy business, according to Morgan Stanley.<p>In a note to clients, the US investment bank said that it costs between $3,000 and $7,000 to mine each bitcoin, making low-cost energy a key focus for bitcoin miners. That, in turn, may present an …

4 Reasons Cryptocurrencies Shed $304 Billion in Value in Just 3 Days

Virtual currencies are really testing the resolve of investors.<p>The cryptocurrency market is unlike anything we've ever seen. Whereas the stock market …

5 companies dead-set on 'shaking up' the world of blockchain

In case you need a quick refresher, blockchains are made up of chronological records of transactions. The information that’s stored in these ledgers is saved in verifiable chunks, which are known as blocks. Blocks are chained together to form blockchains.<p>This technology is completely revolutionary, …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Bitcoin

You Can Use Bitcoin To Purchase Citizenship Of This Island

Advertisement<p>With the bitcoin frenzy at its peak, it was only a matter of time before it started being recognized at official platforms. However, an …

Exchange Problems Mount at Kraken and Coinbase but Bitfinex Reopens Registrations

Markets and Prices<p><b>Exchanges are regarded by many in the cryptocurrency world as a necessary evil. They provide liquidity and an on-ramp from fiat</b> …

Pax Crypto: Russia Proposes First Multinational Cryptocurrency, Expert Blog

<i>Expert Blog is Cointelegraph’s new series of articles by crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and</i> …

A popular bitcoin stock announced a 91-for-1 split that could make it more accessible to the masses

• <b>GBTC, a bitcoin investment trust, tries to track the price of bitcoin with its stock price.</b>• <b><br>The company announced a 91-for-1 stock split, which will bring down the price of a single share dramatically, making it more accessible to retail investors.</b><p>Grayscale Investment’s Bitcoin Investment Trust, a …

How To: Transfer Bitcoin, Ether & More from Coinbase to Binance

The most convenient way for US users to buy Ripple (XRP) or Stellar (XRM) is through Binance. However, you can't deposit money directly into this …

Tracking the Price of Bitcoin Has Never Been Easier

When bitcoin was first created, it was seen primarily as a virtual currency to be used for transactions between individuals. Those who owned bitcoin …

How to Buy Cryptocurrency

So you’re ready to buy some cryptocurrency. Maybe you’ve been reading up on blockchain technology and you’re convinced it really is the future. Or …

Beyond the boring blockchain bubble

The silly season continues. Speculators are piling into the cryptocurrency space in the hopes of–sometimes very literally–making money fast. As I write this Ethereum’s value has halved since June but is still 20x since January. Litecoin is up 12x since then. Even Bitcoin has tripled, again. It …

Sadiq Khan has announced two new electric-only bus routes to help tackle pollution

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is on a mission to clean up London's air. He's scrapped the new Routemasters, promised to spend £875 million to fight …

Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan is creating 'green zones' for buses to reduce pollution

London's air is pretty damn smoggy. Thank god we've got our very own Superman in the form of Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, who is tackling the …

England

Sadiq Khan is introducing a £10 'Toxicity Charge' for London's most polluting cars

Sadiq Khan announced today that a £10 Toxicity Charge will be introduced in London on October 23, making it the toughest emission standard of any …

Pollution

London is the seventh worst city in the world for traffic

Tube hold-ups and late trains are intricately woven into the fabric of our city lives, but it turns out things aren’t much better on our roads …

Roads

Average driver will spend 32 hours a year in traffic jams, as online shopping blamed for rise in congestion

The average driver will spend 32 hours a year in traffic jams, a report has found as online shopping is blamed for the rise in congestion.<p>The UK was found to be the third worst country in Europe for traffic congestion, with the direct and direct costs of hold-ups reaching £31 billion last year, an …

London ranked seventh worst city in the world for traffic jams

<b>To be able to drive is a vital skill to have – you can get to places faster while being in the comfort of your own car.</b><p>Until you hit a traffic jam. …

Apple Music Converter: Convert Apple Music, M4P and Audiobooks

Remove DRM from Apple Music Tracks<p>If you subscribe Apple Music service, you can enjoy the music without any limitations. However, when you cancel the …

Apple Music

How to Listen to Apple Music on iPod Nano

iPod Nano has developed to the seventh generation since released by Apple. If you try to transfer your music to your iPod Nano, you will get a …

12 Fascinating Facts About Semen

Sometimes the things you’d never bring up in polite company are the most interesting. Case in point: semen. It’s one of those sex-related subjects that’s shrouded in so much mystery, it becomes even more intriguing. There are the obvious facts: it’s a major part of getting someone pregnant and has …

11 surprising ways to prevent a heart attack

Chances are you’re still riding the New Year’s high and you’re motivated and committed to eating healthy and getting to the gym. Sure, it’s a good start for your waistline but there are other things that you probably never thought of that will also prevent a heart attack or stroke. Try these.<p><b>1.</b> …

Barclays bets on stock boom as world money growth soars

Commodities and emerging markets may have hit bottom. Fed rate rises mean leadership is switching to "anti-bond" sectors<p>Barclays has advised clients to jump into world stock markets with both feet, citing the fastest growth in the global money supply in over thirty years and an accelerating …

Condom Calculator - Find The Best Condom For Your Size

This condom calculator helps you find the most appropriate condoms according to your penis circumference. You can also filter the results by condom …

Type 3 Diabetes, The Next Epidemic?

Written by: Kevin CannMost people reading this have heard of the term insulin resistance. For those of you that are new to the paleo diet and the …

Heathy Fats That Are Good for Weight Loss

You are NOT always what you eat. If we were what we ate, then people who ate lots of hot dogs and pork chops would be solid walls of muscle. People …