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The CEO of one of China's biggest bitcoin companies endorses just 4 cryptocurrencies and 'wouldn't touch' ICOs: 'It’s just too risky'

LONDON — The founder and CEO of one of China's biggest bitcoin companies says he would not invest in so-called "altcoins," which are new cryptocurrencies created by companies through "initial coin offerings" (ICOs).<p>BTCC CEO and founder Bobby Lee told Business Insider: "Unfortunately I'm very …

How a Laid-Off Computer Engineer Built the Most Successful Product on Amazon

A small company with no marketing budget, and it consistently has one of the top-selling products on Amazon. Here's how it all happened.<p>This is a story about initiative, opportunity, true success--and just maybe how it can inspire you to do something similar yourself.<p>Nearly a decade ago, when …

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Cracked screens could soon be a thing of the past after scientists accidentally invent self-healing glass

Lucky break<p>In my 15 years of phone ownership, I can remember many fallen comrades. Ian the iPhone 3GS, Norman the Note 2, Gary the Galaxy S7: I’m …

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Facebook bravely admits that it is a problem, and suggests we spend more time on Facebook

On Dec. 15, a strange post went up on Facebook’s corporate blog. It was strange because it suggested that Facebook might, in fact, be bad for you.<p>What solution can the social network provide? The same answer it gives to every question: namely, more Facebook.<p>The post was the latest in Facebook’s …

Social Media

Never Make This Mistake When You Wash Jeans

Jeans are probably one of the wardrobe staples that get the most use. They’re the ultimate pieces to wear for the weekend, a date night and even the …

This the greatest beach on Earth (according to the experts)

Tucked away in the Caribbean and boasting some of the clearest waters and softest white sand you’re likely to come across, Grace Bay Beach in the Turks and Caicos Islands has been named the best in the world in a survey of travel experts.<p>A 12-mile stretch on the island of Providenciales, and …

Alibaba's Taobao Just Auctioned Off Two Boeing 747 Planes

You can buy almost anything on Taobao, China’s biggest e-commerce platform, even a jumbo jet.<p>While most Chinese consumers traffic the Alibaba Group …

Yurts in Cyprus: The Ultimate Eco-friendly Glamping Holiday

<b>Glamping Review: Yurts in Cyprus, Simou, Paphos District</b><p>Yurts in Cyprus are an eco-friendly holiday venture with a difference. Set in the picturesque …

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The best places to eat and drink in Kent

This once-gritty corner of the county has undergone a revival, especially where food is concerned. These days you’re as likely to find slip sole in …

Starbucks Is Bringing An Italian Bakery Chain To The U.S., And It Looks Magical

Coffee fans rejoice!<p>Move over, egg bites and cake pops. Starbucks is launching an Italian café chain in the U.S., marking the first time in the brand’s history it will feature food baked onsite.<p>Called Princi, the eatery has more than 100 menu items including Italian-style pastries, focaccia …

How Do Gravitational Waves Really Work?

A couple weeks ago, astronomers announced they had detected gravitational waves from a "kilonova" (I hate that name but we'll wait for another blog post to explain why).<p>A few weeks before that, the Nobel Prize was awarded for the work that went into LIGO, the gravitational wave observatory.<p>So …

Meet the Seattle 10: Hot startups transform everything from housing to food production

An innovative way to buy homes. Virtual reality that allows you to feel. And a high-tech football helmet that’s designed to reduce concussions.<p>It’s …

Startups

The iPhone X has the best smartphone display ever, says DisplayMate

If you've seen it, you know it: The iPhone X has an absolutely stunning OLED display.<p>But now display calibration experts at DisplayMate have put the …

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Satellite Company to Start Building Network to Provide Everyone on Earth with Internet Access | Inc.com

OneWeb is planning to launch a constellation of satellites into Low Earth Orbit by 2019 and the startup says it's getting closer to its goal of providing low-cost broadband internet access across the world.<p>OneWeb, which is backed by nearly $2 billion from Airbus, Coca Cola, Virgin Group, SoftBank, …

Bitcoin: From futuristic folly to mysterious fortune

Adriano Caccamo is the Digital Marketing Manager for Clarendon.<p>With a value of over $7,000, Bitcoin is the worldwide digital phenomenon that any …