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John McAfee’s $1 Million Bitcoin Price Bet Just Hit a Major Technical Hurdle

Eccentric cybersecurity pioneer and long-time cryptocurrency bull John McAfee just hit a major technical hurdle in his gamble that the Bitcoin price …

Cryptocurrency

How Cannabis Tech Can Help Build a Better Cup of Coffee

In the hills near Santa Barbara, something funky is growing. No, it’s not the newest strain of bubba kush. It’s coffee, sprouting farther north than …

CBD Could Reduce Risk Of Alcohol And Cocaine Relapses In Addicts, According To New Study

The non-psychoactive chemical compound of marijuana, cannabidiol (CBD), may reduce the risk of relapse in addicts, a study finds.<p>Alcohol is the most …

blockchain

Original Pizza Day Purchaser Does It Again With Bitcoin Lightning Network

Laszlo Hanyecz, the original purchaser of two pizzas with 10,000 BTC back in 2010, has bought two more pizzas using the Bitcoin Lightning …

Bitcoin

Here's Why You Can't Count Twitter Out of Your Marketing Strategy in 2018 | Inc.com

Over the past few years, the business world hasn't taken kindly to Twitter. And who can blame them for being critical? With stock prices tanking, employees fleeing to other companies and revenue projections not living up to expectations, it's been easy to criticize the company.<p>But, over the past …

Marketing

OF COURSE governments won't give up control of money - that’s why crypto is crashing

The total market cap of all cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, stood at $531 billion just before the weekend, down from $830 billion at it's peak. That's a drop of about 36% in less than a month — a collapse that qualifies as a market crash.<p>People are casting around for an explanation. Why should …

Here's How Marijuana Affects Your Bones

We know the many different conditions marijuana can treat. Anything from seizures to chronic pain to PTSD. But what is marijuana's effect on arguably …

You might want to turn yourself into an LLC under the Republican tax plan

There has been an a lot of discussion about how, under the Republican tax plan, highly paid professionals will want to turn themselves into LLCs in order to take advantage of special cuts for business owners. This week, the Tax Policy Center produced the clearest analysis I've seen yet …

Income Tax

CCN: Bitcoin, Ethereum, ICO, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News

The billionaire venture capitalist is doubling down on BTC, likening the digital coin to gold’s online equal.<p>Bittrex, one of the largest …

Will recreational pot become legal in every state? - CNN Video

With California the latest to legalize, will the rest of America follow? Not so fast, says the author of a history of the battles over marijuana.

Cannabis

From Mood to Mental Clarity, 7 Proven Ashwagandha Benefits

Ashwagandha is the health buzzword you've been hearing about all year, but as much as we've become accustomed to it being touted on wellness sites …

Here's Why Tony Robbins Starts Every Day With 'Priming' (and You Should Too) | Inc.com

Tony Robbins starts each day with the same routine-- he calls it priming. It's a cool mixture of breathing exercises, meditation, and relaxation that gets you primed for your day. It reminds me very much of the self-fulfilling prophecy, or the "Pygmalion Effect," which basically states that …

Tony Robbins

Yes, You Can Make Millions With This Insanely Simple Strategy (But Most Entrepreneurs Don't) | Inc.com

"Holy shit."<p>$1 million dollars in new sales from one single source. In just 10 months.<p>It was October 2016 when I found out that we hit jackpot.<p>And this golden mine was none other than Yelp, a popular consumer review site.<p>Now, most entrepreneurs kind of get that customer reviews are important for …

Small Business

The world’s first cannabis-infused, alcohol-free wine is about to go on sale and yes, it gets you high

The world has seen an influx of cannabis products over the years.<p>Edibles-wise, we’ve had weed-infused coffee pods, hemp milk containing actual CBD …

Goodbye Ethereum: Kik Plans to Move Its ICO Tokens to Stellar

Mobile messaging startup Kik is planning to shift its Kin token network from ethereum to Stellar, CEO Ted Livingston confirmed on Wednesday.<p>Speaking …

Why Do Employees Quit Their Jobs? Because Bosses Don't Provide Them With The 1 Thing They Want the Most | Inc.com

Employee turnover is an expensive habit, with some estimates for total costs associated with turnover ranging from 90 to 200 percent of someone's annual salary.<p>Adding insult to injury, Mercer's Global Talent Trends report revealed that 34 percent of employees plan to leave their company within 12 …

Entrepreneurship

4 Money-Making Habits That Propelled Sara Blakely, Mark Cuban and Tony Robbins to Phenomenal Success

Success is proportionate to your focus on solving people's problems.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The global elites play a different game. Wealth is not created by wishing, manifesting and burning sage. Concrete plans, committed desire and wondrous persistence are the …

Is Litecoin the next big thing after Bitcoin?

While everybody is talking about Bitcoin, there’s another altcoin that is rising and appreciating up around 240-255% from just last

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin futures launched on first major exchange

Bitcoin as an investment tool has been a fairly difficult market to enter. Exchanges require extensive verification and technical knowledge to work …

CCN: Bitcoin, Ethereum, ICO, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News

The cryptocurrency market cap gained $30 billion on Tuesday, bolstered by a comprehensive advance that saw more than 80 of the 100 largest coins and …

Medical Marijuana Inc. Expands Across the European Union -- CFN Media

SEATTLE, WA , Dec. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CFN Media Group, the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, …

Making Sense of Bitcoin and Its Wild Price Ride: QuickTake Q&A

The initial price of bitcoin, set in 2010, was less than 1 cent. Now it’s crossed $19,000. Once seen as the province of nerds, libertarians and drug …

Bitcoin To Reach About $142,000 Or More

Bitcoin moves upwards in cycles, and there is good chance that it falls before heading higher.<p>If Bitcoin reaches the total investment value of gold, …

What Is Pass-Through Income, and Why Is It So Important?

Tax reform has revealed something many people don't know about American business.<p>Tax reform has gotten a lot of attention lately, and the focus of …

What Is the 2018 Maximum Social Security Tax?

Find out why some people will pay even more in the coming year.<p>Close to 62 million Americans received an estimated $955 billion in Social Security …

They Reckon Bitcoin Could Hit $50 000 In The Next Three Weeks

Yeah, I’m that person in the office who loves to talk bitcoin.<p>Two reasons for that, if you must know. Firstly everyone else finds it annoying and I …

Bitcoin to $1 Million? It's Always Possible, but Highly Improbable

Two bitcoin bulls bet on a nearly 10,000% return by 2020.<p>As adults, we're taught that "get rich quick" is nothing more than a myth. With the …

Bitcoin investors are gunning for the exclusive '21 million club' — but membership is getting pricey

Bitcoin is having quite the year. Since it first hit $1,000 on January 2, the value of one bitcoin has risen to nearly $13,000 as of December 6.<p>The rising prices (and surrounding cryptocurrency rush) have enticed throngs of people to nab their first coins, coin, or fractions of a coin.<p>It's also …

Cryptocurrency