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Price Analysis, Jan. 06: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, NEM, Cardano

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Benchmark is selling $900 million of its holdings in Uber

Google Ventures, or GV, also sold several hundred million dollars of stock in the transaction.<p>Benchmark Capital will end up selling about $900 million of its Uber stock to SoftBank and other buyers, or about 14.5 percent of the venture capital firm’s holdings in the company, according to people …

How smart speakers stole the show from smartphones

Amazon and Google believe they’ve struck gold with their voice-controlled speakers while Apple and Microsoft struggle to catch up<p>Move over smartphones. The battle now raging between the big technology companies for consumer cash is focused on the voice-controlled smart speaker.<p>Having already …

Amazon Echo

Twitter explains why it won’t block ‘world leaders’ — without naming Trump

Some Twitter users have called, repeatedly, for the social network to block President Trump's account — but a new statement from Twitter essentially says that is not going to happen.<p>Twitter has previously responded to complaints about Trump's account by saying that certain users' tweets have a …

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Why the bank trade in 2018 will hinge on the ‘rule of 3’

Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management explains his thinking for the financials sector in 2018.

Every Entrepreneur Should Prioritize This Risk in 2018

Entrepreneurs are at a greater risk for mental health struggles, but many are too busy to recognize the signs.<p>Behind every startup founder is a looming statistic: Thirty-two percent of entrepreneurs struggle with two or more mental health conditions. According to the National Alliance on Mental …

Ask a Fool: How Can I Protect Myself From a Market Correction in 2018?

Many experts are calling for a market correction in 2018. Here's what you can do.<p>Q: I'm worried that the stock market is getting too expensive and is …

U.S. fund managers expect value stocks to jump in 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Value stocks are getting a once-over from some U.S. growth fund managers in early 2018 as they prowl for overlooked shares they think have more upside in a market that gained nearly 20 percent last year.<p>A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after …

Blue-collar jobs are booming in America

2017 was a great year to be employed in the construction and manufacturing sectors. And if President Trump and Congress push for infrastructure spending, this year could be even better.<p>The government said Friday that the construction industry added 30,000 jobs last month, with a big chunk coming …

How good the stock market under Trump really is, in one chart

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has spared no opportunity to brag about the surging stock market in recent days. He has a point. It took the market almost 100 years to reach 5,000. It's grown more than 5,000 points in Trump's first year in office.<p>But looking at percentage growth might be a better …

From a brief appearance on Netflix to $1.1 million in crowdfunding, this 'ultimate travel bag' has become a favorite item of hardcore minimalists

Every once in a while a product comes along that really catches my attention. In this case it's a bag, but not just any bag. It's a travel bag that has been featured in a popular Netflix documentary, been praised by the world's best-known minimalists, and raised over $1.1 million on the …

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36-year-old retiree: 'I did budgeting wrong' and lost 'thousands of dollars'

Do you want to know one of the secrets to accumulating large amounts of wealth? Here's a hint: It's not about making a ton of money.<p>In truth, one of …

African-American unemployment hit record low in December

WASHINGTON (AP) — Years of steady hiring and economic growth have delivered a cumulative benefit for at least one group that hasn't always shared in America's prosperity.<p>The unemployment rate for African-Americans fell to 6.8 percent in December, the lowest level since the government began tracking …