David Tc Cheung

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I'm Very Inflexible. So I Got Stretched Out By a Pro.

The nice lady folded my left leg just north of my right ear. My hip flexors wept. When at last she let up, relief surged through my hamstring and calf and several other muscle groups I hadn’t been aware of before today. Something else I was made aware of: my body is largely defective.<p><i>Defective</i> …

Exercise

How To Spot Scammy Token Sales

Ultimate checklist to critically evaluate an ICO<p>The ICO storm has only begun. Initial Coin Offerings or ICOs is a technique many early-stage projects …

Ethereum May Very Well Leave Bitcoin Eating Its Dust Over the Long Run

Ethereum appears to have the preferred blockchain relative to bitcoin, but there's no guarantee either cryptocurrency has staying power.<p>Since the …

Dimon calls bitcoin ‘a fraud’ and may have delivered the biggest blow to the digital currency

A previous version of this story gave an incorrect day for when bitcoin prices peaked above $5,000. The story has been corrected.<p>J.P. Morgan Chase & …

Bitcoin dropped as soon as Jamie Dimon called its traders “stupid”

Today at an industry event, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon didn’t mince words when it came to bitcoin. “It’s a fraud,” he said, adding that it “won’t end well,” reports <i>Bloomberg</i>.<p>Dimon said that he would fire any of his traders if they began trading bitcoin. “For two reasons,” he said, “It’s against our …

People are Losing Bitcoin Cash By Accidentally Sending It to Bitcoin Addresses

That's gotta suck.<p>On August 1, a renegade group of cryptocurrency enthusiasts decided to split off from Bitcoin and create a near-identical clone called Bitcoin Cash. The two digital currencies are similar—Bitcoin Cash addresses even look like Bitcoin addresses—but are incompatible.<p>Now, some users …

JP Morgan boss: trading Bitcoin is 'stupid' and 'will blow up'

JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon has said he would fire anyone trading bitcoin because it is "stupid" and "will blow up" - slamming the digital currency a day after the City watchdog sounded a warning of its own.<p>Bitcoin fell as low as $3,812 on Wednesday, according to CoinDesk, after Dimon's comments …

Russian Finance Minister: 'No Point in Prohibiting' Cryptocurrencies

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said his department will regulate the use of cryptocurrencies in the country by the end of 2017.<p>Siluanov …

Mike Krieger Asks Which Is 'Fraudulent': Bitcoin Or JP Morgan?

I’m really grateful JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon decided to <b>once again lash out in anger at Bitcoin,</b> as it provides us with ample opportunity to <b>highlight</b> …

Step aside Bitcoin - Ethereum could revolutionize the world of online transactions

Although Bitcoin may have opened the door for peer-to-peer virtual currency, a new platform and programming language is taking blockchain technology …

Blockchain

Can Alibaba Realize Its Global Ambitions?

Jack Ma, the man who turned Alibaba into China’s dominant e-commerce platform, now has his sights set on global domination.<p>Over the past year, Ma has spent more than 800 hours flying to dozens of countries, meeting business leaders and head of states to introduce his grand vision: small businesses …

China

Watch all six episodes of the series Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain

Our latest video series explores the world of bitcoin and the blockchain, and you can now watch all six episodes on YouTube and TechCrunch.com.<p>The series features Nathaniel Popper, a <i>New York Times</i> reporter and the author of the book on which the series is based, along with several bitcoin …

Bitcoin

7 Habits of People With Excellent Credit Scores

Want to improve your credit score? Take a page from the best. People with excellent scores know that following a few basic rules is the key to …

Personal Finance

Make these 5 essential investing moves when you’re in your 20s to 30s

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you believe recent reports from the web, you probably think millennials are financial …

Planking each day keeps the spine doctor away

There are 1,440 minutes in every day. If you practise healthy sleep habits, eight hours or 480 minutes are used to sleep. That gives you just less than 1,000 minutes to pack in the rest of your life. After commuting to and from work, putting in a good day at the office and unwinding with an …

5 Yoga Poses That Will Get Rid Of Lower Back Pain — For Good

Whether your lower back pain stems from an injury or is simply caused by sitting too much, an aching back can put a serious cramp in your …

Yoga

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Brooklyn Medicaid Fraud Case Settled

Settlement with Empire State Home Care Services reflects Medicaid overpayments plus penalties<p>A Brooklyn-based home health-care service has agreed to pay $6 million as part of a settlement with the New York state attorney general to resolve allegations of improper Medicaid billing, highlighting the …

Health Care

The 5 Best Cardio Workouts That Don't Involve Running

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p><i>By Laurel Leicht for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Sure, running is a great workout to have as a part of your cardio repertoire -- it's not only a great way to get fitter, but it improves your mental wellbeing, too. (Read one woman's story about how running saved her life.) But it's not right for …

The 7 most important things to know about the Chinese stock market crash

China's stock market is crashing today, and not for the first time in the past month.<p>The Shanghai Composite Index, which is China's version of the …

Chinese investors are blaming the US for their stock market drop

China’s stock market roller-coaster has been especially steep this week, with the Shanghai Composite Index entering bear market territory, then falling 5% on Tuesday only to rise more than that before they closed. Already today, we’ve seen more of the same in Shanghai.<p>What’s behind the high …

Stock Markets

10 Rules Successful Startups Should Follow

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Carol Broadbent and Tom Hogan are the founders and principals of Crowded Ocean, a Silicon Valley marketing agency that has launched over 35 startups, with 10 of those companies being either acquired or going public.</i><p>Having launched over 35 startups in our decade of operation, we’ve …

GOLDMAN: Here Are Our Top 8 Trades For 2015

These trades are not for everyone. They involve currencies, commodities and bonds. They also employ derivatives like options.<p>The underlying themes to these trades, however, telling.<p>"The trades crystallise the idea that the US economy, which is ending 2014 on a strong note, will continue to expand …

Here's how much you need to make to be in the top 1% in your state

The nature of income inequality in the US and elsewhere is one of the biggest questions in contemporary economics and politics, with the Occupy Wall Street movement popularizing the division between the top 1% and the remaining 99% of earners.<p>Using 2012 American Community Survey household income …

Opinion: Here’s what will happen to stocks before and after rates rise

Last week the Federal Open Market Committee surprised a lot of pundits by doing what it has said it would do.<p>The FOMC announced a further reduction …