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How Cryptocurrency is Creating Endless Opportunities in The Job Market

The revolution of cryptocurrency is more than just a fad. In the marketing economy, it is creating jobs. According to the recent data analysis it has …

Cryptocurrency

Canada just became the second nation to legalize marijuana. Here are all the top countries for progressive drug policy reform

Canada recently became the second country — and the first Group of Seven country — to legalize marijuana for adults.<p>As cultural attitudes change, governments around the world are looking to update their policies on drugs more generally.<p>Uruguay, a small nation of around 3 million people in South …

Cannabis

UK Vape Entrepreneurs Could Help Save A Million Years Of Life

Vaping regulations should be relaxed, according to a group of British MPs. The Science and Technology Committee in the UK Parliament has released a report calling for advertising rules to be liberalized, limits on nicotine levels to be increased and for the legalisation of vaping in more public …

Public Health

NBA star Andre Iguodala is turning more players into tech investors

The Warriors guard is an old pro at investing in startups. Now he’s letting fellow athletes get in on the deals he’s making.<p>Long known as one of basketball’s smartest players, and savviest technology investors, Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala is pioneering a new kind of assist–bringing …

Basketball

The Instant Pot Beef Ragu Recipe We've Already Bookmarked for Fall

Despite the 90-degree temperatures outside, we can't help but think of fall once August arrives. Toward the end of summer, we find ourselves craving …

Cooking

Black Hat and Defcon cybersecurity experts share tips on how to protect yourself

During the week of Black Hat and Defcon, tens of thousands of security experts and hackers flock to Las Vegas for the back-to-back conferences. They hold discussions on issues like smart cities getting hacked, two-factor authentication, and security issues with voice assistants.<p>It can all get a …

Cybersecurity

Marijuana Company Shares Plans for $4 Billion Investment By Corona-Maker Constellation

Corona beer-maker Constellation Brands will pay more than C$5 billion, or about $4 billion, to increase its stake in global medical cannabis company …

Cannabis

Three Science Experiments You Can Do With Your Phone

Everyone already knows that you are carrying around a computer in your pocket. But your smartphone is more than just a computer—it's also a data …

Physics

There's a Huge Opportunity for Everyone in Crypto, It's Called KYC/AML

<i>Bruce Silcoff is the CEO of Shyft</i> <i>in Toronto, which is focused on developing blockchain-based solutions for digital identity and KYC/AML …

Blockchain

Why an Oregon Attorney Followed Her Gut and Launched the Cannabis Industry’s Answer to The Wing

<i>Ladies First</i> <i>highlights women and girls who are making the world better for the rest of us.</i><p>As the cannabis industry grows into a booming business, women, trans, and non-binary entrepreneurs are attempting to carve out their own spaces in an industry already dominated by white men. While women have …

Cannabis

Vitalik Buterin On The State Of Ethereum, The Future Of Blockchain And Google Trying To Hire Him

Cofounder of Ethereum Foundation and Bitcoin Magazine Vitalik Buterin shared his thoughts on the future of blockchain, the state of ethereum and more during a small, private event held in San Francisco last week. Hosted by the Blockchain at Berkeley student-run organization, Origin and Steve Chen, …

Cryptography

This is the #1 Industry You Need to Be Paying Attention to

Explosive growth that's hard to ignore.<p>There are reports that the cannabidiol (CBD) market will grow by an estimate of 700 percent by 2020. One report by Hemp Business Journal, an industry market research publication, projects that the market will reach $2.1 billion by 2020. That's compared to just …

Cannabis

How does a security camera that pans, zooms, and comes with 14 days of cloud storage only cost $38?

There are so many home security cameras out there these days and they’re all so similar. How are you supposed to know which one to buy. Well if you …

HD video

‘It’s all unknown’: Cannabis entrepreneurs attend Toronto conference to learn to navigate changing legal landscape | The Star

With just over 60 days to go until cannabis is legalized, Brent Parsons has found himself grappling with an ever-changing playing field.<p>“It seems …

Cannabis

New discovery reveals how cannabis can alleviate intestinal inflammation

For decades, clinicians have been hearing consistent anecdotal reports from patients suffering inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that cannabis can …

Research

California could reshape pot rules as legal market struggles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The nation's largest legal marijuana market is struggling.<p>Illicit sales continue to thrive. A shaky supply chain has customers looking at barren shelves in some shops. There are testing problems. And a proposal to allow home marijuana deliveries in cities that have banned pot …

Cannabis

Here's What A Crypto Attorney Says Are The Next Big ICO Funding Trends

ICOs, Initial Coin Offerings, used as the latest manner in which to fund startups is definitely a bit of a tricky trend to track – particularly from a legal perspective. For those not yet deeply entrenched in the space, finding true and complete information is somewhat like a scavenger hunt with …

Cryptocurrency

The 99% and the 1% - Drone photography of income inequality across the world -

A series of images captured from satellites in the Earth’s atmosphere, truly reflect the social imbalance on our planet. Of course, differences in …

Income Inequality

Now We Understand How Marijuana Makes Inflammatory Bowel Disease Bearable

No wonder people with IBD often turn to the drug.<p>People who live with inflammatory bowel disease deal with a lot of physical discomfort, and for some …

Immune System

Seven Ways Companies Can Protect Private Data Obtained By Bots

When working and playing online, it is almost impossible not to give up some kind of sensitive information. That’s because technology requires our information to be built into so many parts of our lives. Handing over at least some of that information is inevitable.<p>We asked members of the Forbes …

Chatbots

How to find and delete where Google knows you've been

Even if "Location History" is off on your phone, Google often still stores your precise location .<p>Here are some things you can do to delete those markers and keep your location as private as possible. But there's no panacea, because simply connecting to the internet on any device flags an IP …

Maps

Crypto Trading 101: How to Read an Exchange Order Book

It takes two to tango in the world of crypto trading, where a dynamic relationship between buyers and sellers is always on display in something …

Cryptocurrency

Who Do You See in This Picture? The Answer Is Important to Your Vision

You might not want to know the answer to the test, but you should take it anyway. Play the video, and an image will appear — you'll see either Marilyn Monroe or Albert Einstein. We won't tell you what each answer means till the end, so as not to influence what you see.<p>The video comes to us from …

Albert Einstein

Science Finally Proves True a Common Theory About Online Dating

If you write very long messages, you're on the wrong side of the "desirability gap."<p>It’s not a secret that dating is going digital, but you probably …

Online Dating

Maximize SEO with one massively discounted tool [Deals]

A website lives or dies on whether it shows up in search results. That’s why search engine optimization (SEO) is its own industry. But you don’t need an extra degree to boost your site’s SEO. You need a tool like SERPStash.<p>SEO optimization with SERPStash<p>SERPStash breaks SEO optimization into three …

SEO

This device can turn any TV into a giant touchscreen

The first time I saw Microsoft demo its upcoming new Surface Hub 2, I was blown away. I mean seriously, just look at this thing!<p>Of course, then I …

Tech Trends

App Helps Legal Cannabis Market Find Goods, Real Estate, Customers

An old problem for marijuana users was finding a reliable source. Now as cannabis or the cannabidiol derivative is legal, at least to some degree, in …

Real Estate

How We Built Our First Voice Bot: The Business Story

<b>2017 kicked off the dawn of the Voice Assistant a.k.a the Voicebot.</b><p>Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri, all won a place for themselves in customers …

Chatbots

Essential Tips and Tricks for Starting Machine Learning with Python

We describe some essential hacks and tricks for practicing machine learning with Python. Covers most important libraries, and the overall approach.

Machine Learning

Top 5 Bitcoin Trading Bots for 2018

<b>When it comes to cryptocurrency trading, a lot of users prefer an automated approach. Although there are a few trading platforms which offer built-in</b> …

Cryptocurrency