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Top 25 Crypto Traders, Influencers & Pros | Twitter "Must Follow" Accounts

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Cryptocurrency

This self-sustaining Australian home harvests its own food, energy, and water

Building a self-sustaining home can involve a higher upfront investment, but it usually pays off in the long run thanks to increased efficiency and …

Aquaponics

Yes, we’ve lost our faith in God, but we’ve lost our faith in reason too

Abandon all hope, ye who enter here. So runs the inscription above the gates of hell in Dante’s Inferno. Through those gates walks Dante with his guide Virgil:<p>Now sighs, loud wailing, lamentation<br>Resounded through the starless air,<br>So that I too began to weep.<br>Unfamiliar tongues, horrendous …

Religion

Newly-discovered human organ may help explain how cancer spreads

A newly discovered network of fluid-filled channels in the human body may be a previously-unknown organ, and it seems to help transport cancer cells …

Cancer

The Invention of Religion

<b>A groundbreaking account of how the Book of Exodus shaped fundamental aspects of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam</b><p>The Book of Exodus may be the most …

Religion

Meet the 'Flash Boys' of cryptocurrency looking to shakeup bitcoin futures trading

Michael Lewis' hit 2014 book, "Flash Boys," chronicled the journey of Brad Katsuyama and his scrappy group of former traders who set out to prove that Wall Street's speed-traders were rigging the markets.<p>Four years after the book's debut, a group of former Wall Streeters are setting out to do …

Cryptocurrency

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2018 - MIT Technology Review

Every year since 2001 we’ve picked what we call the 10 Breakthrough Technologies. People often ask, what exactly do you mean by “breakthrough”? It’s …

Artificial Intelligence

You may be a genius if you can answer these 12 science trivia questions people always get wrong

Mount Everest

The Gone World is a brilliant, complicated novel about the consequences of time travel

How do you solve a murder by jumping back and forth in time?<p>In his debut novel, author Tom Sweterlitsch constructed a fascinating mystery with <i>Tomorrow and Tomorrow</i>, set in a virtual version of Pittsburgh after a terrorist attack leveled the city. In <i>The Gone World</i><i>,</i> he introduces an even more …

Science Fiction

The world's 21 best universities by subject — from biology to business management

QS's latest ranking was released on Wednesday, tracking the best schools on the planet in 48 different subject areas, including standard subjects like business and history, all the way to more obscure degrees such as mining.<p>In total, 22 different universities are considered to be the best in the …

College & University

The Internet of Growing Things

Connected sensors and big data are changing how farmers grow crops and raise livestock—making food safer and better for everyone.<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is turning the ancient practice of farming into precision agriculture. Sensors implanted in the soil can tell you when and where to irrigate. …

Farming

A math formula from the 1990s can help investors make smart bets on the exploding ICO market

Bitcoin may be down nearly 50% from its all-time high set in December, but the market for initial coin offerings (ICOs) is still humming along.<p>ICOs allow companies to raise funds by issuing their own token. They've allowed companies spanning industries from gaming to finance to raise millions of …

Cryptocurrency

Inside North Korea’s Hacker Army

In most respects, Jong Hyok looks like any other middle-aged male tech worker you might see on the skyscraper-shadowed streets of Seoul’s Gangnam …

North Korea

Tessellated technology

Not ideally the first thing one would picture in mind upon hearing the words Honey Strip, but all in all this product is rather fascinating. Using …

The Correction I Forecast Is Happening - Here's What Might Be Next

Macro is making the forecasted rebound in importance.<p>Profit taking by folks with suddenly lower tax rates is happening in conjunction with some big …

Why the Stock Market Is Crashing Now, and What You Should Do About It

All your stock market questions answered.<p>After being on cruise control for months, the stock market hit a giant speed bump on Monday, when the Dow …

Stock Markets

The Next Ethereum Blockchain Game Has Arrived & Early Adapters Are Rushing To Cash In On The Next Crypto Craze: Crypto Countries

Countries on the Blockchain<p>On paper games like Crypto Countries, Cryptocelebrities & Cryptokitties sound silly. But, like the aforementioned …

Why Wall Street's Angry About the Bitcoin Gold Rush

Find out what one leading financial company said about the cryptocurrency craze.<p>The cryptocurrency craze reached a crescendo last year, as a dramatic …

One of Bitcoin’s Biggest Asset Managers Says Zcash Could Hit $60,000 in 2025

In a market as berserk as the one for cryptocurrencies, every gambler wants to know which horses are worth betting on.<p>In the fall Grayscale …

Cryptocurrency

Using blockchain, this company wants to make online gambling less of a gamble

Gambling, in one form or another, has been around for almost as long as civilization. It is a pastime, and a lucrative business, that has been able to grow and evolve. And now, in the 21st century, it is bigger than ever thanks to the internet and online gambling.<p>However, this $44 bln industry of …

Learn how machine learning can benefit your financial trading skills by taking this online class

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Here's the Fee-Free Crypto Access Bitcoin Buyers Have Been Waiting For

Find out if you're in one of five states where the cryptocurrency trading service will be available.<p>Bitcoin (BTC-USD) shot up like a rocket last …

6 New Cryptocurrencies That Should Be on Your Radar | Inc.com

Today, there are, of course, several major cryptocurrencies that are widely traded, as well less many less-well-known (a.k.a. alt-) cryptos that have been around for a while but are traded on fewer exchanges. There are also new cryptocurrencies being created on a regular basis; here are six such …

Blockchain

The 60 greatest train journeys for 2018

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

Trains

Ten cryptocurrency predictions for 2018 from the co-founder of the Blockchain Research Institute

A year ago, Alex Tapscott (my co-author of <i>Blockchain Revolution</i>) and I made some predictions for 2017. At the end of the year we compared those predictions to what had actually occurred. Overall they stood up well.<p>Notably we said: <i>“Bitcoin will hit $2,000 (that’s right: one bitcoin will be worth</i> …

Blockchain

23 startups that became unicorns in 2017, scoring valuations of $1 billion or more

A year ago, the venture capital industry looked like it was going to tighten its belt and bring valuations back to earth. But in 2017, venture investment continued to flow heavily and is on track to match or exceed dollars deployed in 2016, says PitchBook, a database that tracks such deals.<p>Mega …

Venture Capital

10 Books To Help You Achieve Your New Year's Resolutions For 2018

It feels like we were just ringing in 2017, but it's already time to pick out our shiny New Year's resolutions for 2018. The end of December always …

Bitcoin Billionaires May Have Found a Way to Cash Out

Major holders, most of whom have held for years and never sold, have expressed interest in doing similar trades.<p>Bitcoin did a lot of growing up in 2017, but there was one trade this week that could go a long way toward stabilizing the market for the cryptocurrency and further establish its …

Cryptocurrency

100 Books Amazon Thinks You Should Read Before You Die

If your New Year's resolution is to read more in 2018 but don't know where to start, Amazon editors have got you covered. They've put together a list …

Books

Learn how to become a master of data analytics

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