Charles Rivera

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One Surprisingly Simple Rule that Will Make Your Goals Happen Faster

Like many people, Angel and I spent years struggling to make even the slightest bit of progress on the goals we had set for ourselves.We started new …

Junk Food

25 Expert Tips to Reading WAY More Books This Year | Inc.com

I've always enjoyed reading. But, to be perfectly honest, I didn't used to read as much as I should have. Besides being a great way to escape and unwind, reading increases your knowledge, focus, and worldview as a business owner.<p>It also gives you something interesting to talk about when you're …

Books

Interview: Vitalik Buterin on Scaling Ethereum, Its Popularity in Asia and ICOs

In an interview with <i>Bitcoin Magazine</i><i>,</i> Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin discussed some of the scaling issues Ethereum is currently dealing with, …

Cryptography

I was wrong about Ethereum

I was wrong about Ethereum because it’s such a good store of value… no wait, let me try again.<p>I was wrong about Ethereum because it’s such a …

Tokensale Best Practices for Founders

Shoutout to Jorge from Aragon, Jack from GameCredits, Auryn from First Blood and Chris the disillusioned lawyer for sharing their proactive measures. …

Behind the scenes with Tezos, a new blockchain upstart

Alice Lloyd George Contributor<p>Alice Lloyd George is an investor at RRE Ventures and the host of Flux, a series of podcast conversations with leaders in frontier technology.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>A conversation with Dean Kamen on the myth of “Eureka!”<br>• Using drones to build the ambulance fleet …

Ethereum price news: What is ether and is it a good idea to invest in the cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency traders breathed a sigh of relief Wednesday morning as prices for ethereum tokens — the second largest cryptocurrency after bitcoin in …

Ethereum has found its price floor

The price of cryptocurrency Ethereum has stabilised on Wednesday, following two days of steep falls.<p>Ethereum is up 5% against the dollar to $201.17 at 9.17 a.m. BST in London (4.17 a.m. ET):<p>Ethereum fell around 25% against the dollar across Monday and Tuesday.<p>The pull-back follows a 5,000% rise in …

One of the biggest global currency exchanges is more excited about ethereum than bitcoin

NEX Group operates dominant electronic markets for trading in the world’s most important assets, from US Treasury bonds to currencies like the euro and the dollar. Now, the company is taking a look at cryptocurrencies—particularly ethereum and ripple.<p>Michael Spencer, the CEO of NEX and a fixture in …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin split could prove a cryptocurrency 'black swan'

TOKYO -- One of bitcoin's biggest tests looms next month as disagreement over how the virtual currency ought to be maintained has exchange operators …

Beware of collapsing cryptocurrencies

Ethereum has collapsed 52% in four weeks. The second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization had surged from $0.95 at the end of 2015 to $8.21 by the end of 2016; a gain of 764% in one year. Then it surged to $400 by June 13, according to CoinMarketCap; a gain of nearly 5,000% in less than …

10 Ways Silicon Valley Culture Can Reinvent Advertising

The founders of agency Enso Collaborative identify some of the key ways that Madison Avenue should follow the example of Silicon Valley.<p>One year into building our agency, Enso Collaborative, we’ve learned a lot from our clients in Silicon Valley–and a lot of what we’ve learned is antithetical to …

Silicon Valley