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Bitcoin erases all of its losses that occurred after Jamie Dimon called it a fraud

Jamie DimonGetty/Win McNameeBitcoin's price has fully recovered from its recent slump after JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon called it a fraud and Chinese regulators cracked down on exchanges.<p>The cryptocurrency had a drawdown of up to 14% in the 10 days after September 12, when Dimon compared it to the …

The $80 billion question: Why are Bitcoin and Ethereum growing so fast?

A little over two months ago, Bitcoin achieved a symbolic milestone: After an intensive period of growth, the price of one Bitcoin surpassed the …

Bitcoin prices are soaring under Trump

Digital currency bitcoin is more popular than ever. Prices surged to a record high above $2,000 over the weekend and were trading above $2,100 on Monday.<p>Just in 2017, bitcoin prices have soared 125%.<p>And traders can probably thank President Trump for at least part of the big spike.<p>Last week, markets …

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That Time the Soviets Bugged Congress, and Other Spy Tales

Allowing a photographer from the Russian state media into the Oval Office was an act of breathtaking recklessness.<p>During a private meeting in the Oval Office earlier this month, President Donald Trump is understood to have disclosed highly classified intelligence to two senior Russian diplomats. …

Toyota, tech firms explore blockchain for driverless cars | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Toyota Research Institute, a wholly owned unit of Toyota Motor North America, said on Monday it has teamed up with MIT Media lab and five other companies to explore blockchain technology for the development of driverless cars.<p>Toyota's FCV Plus hydrogen fuel-cell concept vehicle …

5 Galaxy S8 features you should change immediately

The Galaxy S8 is set up how Samsung wants you to use it. Here are the first things you should change.

The universe may be a giant broken hologram

For decades, scientists have been toying with the idea that our Universe is — or once was — a giant hologram, where the laws of physics require just two dimensions, but everything appears three-dimensional to us.<p>As you can imagine, it's not an easy hypothesis to prove, but physicists say they now …

Physicists detect exotic looped trajectories of light in three-slit experiment

(Phys.org)—Physicists have performed a variation of the famous 200-year-old double-slit experiment that, for the first time, involves "exotic looped …