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One of the world's biggest investment firms thinks Bitcoin is worth zero

Bitcoin's value is zero, but there's potential in blockchain as technology, says a recent note from Allianz Global Investors (AGI), the investment …

Three in 10 pharmacies not following safety guidelines, finds Which? investigation

<b>An undercover Which? investigation has discovered that some pharmacies are failing to give important safety advice to customers buying</b> …

I've started to mine cryptocurrency, and it's surprisingly easy — but I'm still 8 months away from breaking even

I have two of the most powerful graphics cards you can buy: the GTX 1080, which I then upgraded to the GTX 1080 Ti. And they just so happen to be some of the best graphics cards for mining cryptocurrencies.<p>Cryptomining is the process of solving complex problems to verify digital transactions using …

Cryptocurrency

UK banning stores from charging debit/credit card & Apple Pay fees starting this month

The UK will soon start banning shops and stores from charging a fee for credit card and debit card transactions. As reported by The Bristol Post, the new law goes into effect on January 13th and will permanently do away with additional fees for credit and debit transactions, including Apple Pay…<p>The …

NVIDIA Titan V Hits 82 MH/s Ethereum Mining

Anyone interested in Ethereum Mining might be interested to learn more about the performance when mining Ethereum with the new Nvidia Titan V …

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering Photography: Part 5. How to Edit and Process Your Photos

What is the best way to edit and process your photos?The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering PhotographyEditing isn’t post processingLaughing …

Mobile Photography

Danish submarine owner Peter Madsen admits to dismembering body of Swedish journalist

Peter Madsen, the Danish inventor, has confessed to sawing off the head and limbs of Swedish journalist Kim Wall and also changed his story about how she died on board his submarine, Copenhagen police said on Monday.<p>Mr Madsen, 46, now maintains that Wall died from carbon monoxide released into the …

The Rules To Follow When Wearing A Suit

Brilliant zero-energy air conditioner in India is beautiful and functional

New Delhi-based Ant Studio made a zero-electricity air conditioner to combat the brutally hot summers in India’s capital. Built for a DEKI …

India

Vietnam battles dengue outbreaks with 42 percent more cases

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has been battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past week stretching its medical system.<p>The number of admitted patients represents a 42-percent increase over the same period last year along with seven more deaths, …

Vietnam

Expert Advice on How to Dress for the Office During the Heat of the Summer

Menswear expert Brian Sacawa shares his top tips for looking—and feeling—cool at the office.<p>Dressing for the office during the heat of the summer can …

Men's Fashion

The GoPro-killing 4K action cam everyone loves is back down to $64

GoPro makes such fantastic action cams, and it’s newest lineup is its best by far. We would love to recommend the GoPro HERO5 Black to anyone and …

People are raising hundreds of millions selling digital coins online — it's either the future of funding or a 'bubble'

Over half a billion dollars has been raised through so-called "Initial Coin Offerings" (ICOs) since the start of the year, according to Richard Kastelein, a partner at the Cryptoassets Design Group, a company that helps launch ICOs.<p>It's an incredible amount considering that ICOs were unheard of …

Cryptocurrency

Logitech's human-spotting Nest cam rival works outdoors

Back in 2015, Logitech took one look at Dropcam / Nest's home security cameras and thought it could do better. It released Circle, a cute ball that could monitor your dwelling and even stream video for three hours untethered from the socket. Two years later, and the company is launching the Circle …

Home Automation

How to master the ABCs of SEO

There are 3 billion searches on Google every day.<p>That’s absolutely incredible—and potentially terrifying, if you’re a marketer. With so many searches …

Bayern Munich troll Arsenal after Champions League exit - and fans around the world join in

Bayern Munich have once again trolled Arsenal on social media following another men-against-boys performance and result in the Champions League.<p>In a now-deleted tweet the German club asked Arsenal: "Same again next year?" after their 5-1 win in the first leg of this round-of-16 tie - but they only …

AKG's twin flagship headphones, the K812 and K872

The new AKG K872 looks a lot like the K812, but they sound quite different.<p>As the world gets ever more complicated a great-sounding headphone can provide a temporary shelter from the storm. Play the music you love, close your eyes, and take it all in with AKG's K812 or K872 headphones.<p>The K872 …

Audiophile

26 Children's Books That Celebrate Black Heroes

From scientists and singers, to activists and artists: these books will teach children about black heroes.

Books

Study Reveals The Pitch Deck That Will Land You Millions

The DocSend study on pitch decks gathers data from over 200 pitch decks of early stage startups. However, before we dive into the study, and as a …

Coworking Startup WeWork Gets Bonkers $16 Billion Valuation

Turns out, your work(space) is pretty profitable for this startup<p>Coworking venture WeWork just reported a stratospheric $16 billion valuation, up from $10 billion last summer, after a new round of investment spearheaded by Chinese investors suggests the company has its sights set on Asia.<p>According …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation