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Circle Invest lets you buy the cryptocurrency market

Circle Invest is one of the easiest products when you want to get started with cryptocurrencies. When Circle first launched the app, I compared it to Coinbase. And Circle is making it even easier to get started as you can just “buy the market” now.<p>Circle Invest started with just a handful of …

Cryptocurrency

Basic Database Interaction-Python

I recently had a project, where I needed to create references to one collection in another collection. Referencing databases or collections is a …

Databases

What is a Trailing Stop Loss in Day Trading?

How to use a trailing stop loss to lock in profits.<p>Updated July 25, 2017<p>A trailing stop is a type of stop loss order that combines elements of both …

Investing

How To Retire Today With $1 Million

<i>This research report was produced by</i> <i>The REIT Forum</i> <i>with assistance from</i> <i>Big Dog Investments</i><i>.</i><p>Investors need a plan for retirement.<p>Social Security is not …

Retirement

China ranked cryptocurrencies and Ethereum came out on top — but bitcoin was only 13th

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ethereum is the top public blockchain in the cryptocurrency space, while bitcoin, the original virtual currency, is ranked 13th, according to the Chinese government's first monthly Global Public Chain Assessment Index released on Thursday.<p>The index was created and released by …

Cryptocurrency

EOS Continues To Leave Top Cryptos In The Dust

EOS, a digital currency linked to an innovative platform for decentralized applications (DApps), has been performing well lately, leading the pack as cryptocurrencies climb.<p>The digital asset hit an intraday high of $13.68 earlier today, up more than 11% in the space of 24 hours, according to …

Cryptocurrency

Steve Wozniak Has More to Say About When Bitcoin Will Reach Its Full Potential

Woz once said Bitcoin is "better" and more "stable" than gold and than U.S. dollar.<p>Apple co-founder and blockchain enthusiast Steve Wozniak took the …

Cryptocurrency

Consensus 2018 Will Be The Next Big Catalyst for Bitcoin, Analyst Says

Blockchain Week New York City, the annual conference also known as Consensus 2018, kicked off yesterday.<p>Based on the market reaction in the previous …

Jack Dorsey

Free stock trading app Robinhood rockets to a $5.6B valuation with new funding round

Robinhood started off as a dead-simple stock trading application that had no transaction fees — but since it’s continued to grow, and especially as it starts to dive into cryptocurrency, investors are getting pretty excited about its prospects and are pouring a ton of new funding into it.<p>And it’s …

Robin Hood

Launching an ICO Token on Ethereum in Less Than Thirty Minutes

<b>Over the past few years since the launch of the Ethereum network and other blockchains that can create tokens, initial coin offerings (ICOs) have</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Tron Foundation Completes $1.7 Million Airdrop to Ethereum Holders

<b>Airdrops are becoming the new normal in the world of cryptocurrency. Owners of popular cryptocurrencies will regularly see some free tokens show up</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Fund Recovery Is Ethereum's "Defining Moment," Developer Kasireddy Says

There is "no right answer" to ethereum's fund recovery debate.<p>The words were spoken by Preethi Kasireddy, a former partner at Andreessen Horowitz and …

Cryptography

The future of Bitcoin: What Lightning could look like

After years of conceptualization and development, the first Lightning implementations are now in beta. As a result, more nodes are appearing online every day, a growing number of users are opening channels with one another, and some merchants even started to accept Lightning payments.<p>But of course, …

Bitcoin

Quels sont les fondamentaux qui influencent la valeur du Bitcoin ? (Partie 2)

Nous avons commencé hier un papier en trois parties sur les fondamentaux économiques qui influencent le Bitcoin.<p><b>Retrouvez la Première partie …

Finance

The 17 Millionth Bitcoin Is About to Be Mined: What It Means and Why It Matters

Bitcoin's limited supply is about to get a bit more limited.<p>Barring an unforeseen event, the 17 millionth bitcoin is likely to be mined in the coming …

Bitcoin

Ripple (XRP): 5 Reasons a New Rally is Highly Possible

Ripple (XRP): 5 Reasons a New Rally is Highly Possible<p>Ripple (XRP) has been moving lately, along with a recovery in altcoins and an indecisive …

Cryptocurrency

Six Habits of The World’s Richest People Live By.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) What do Bill Gates, Jack Ma, Richard Branson and Apple CEO Tim Cook have in common? They are some of the wealthiest people on …

Nginx Tutorial #1: Basic Concepts

Introduction<p>Hello! Sharing is caring, so we'd love to share another piece of knowledge with you. We prepared a three-part Nginx tutorial. If you …

Ten cryptocurrency predictions for 2018 from the co-founder of the Blockchain Research Institute

A year ago, Alex Tapscott (my co-author of <i>Blockchain Revolution</i>) and I made some predictions for 2017. At the end of the year we compared those predictions to what had actually occurred. Overall they stood up well.<p>Notably we said: <i>“Bitcoin will hit $2,000 (that’s right: one bitcoin will be worth</i> …

10 Examples of Responsive Text Techniques

When designing a responsive website, we often spend most of our time ensuring that items such as layouts and images work properly on smaller screens. …

Web Design

Thorough Introduction to Apache Kafka™

Introduction<p>Kafka is a word that gets heard a lot nowadays… A lot of leading digital companies seem to use it as well. But what is it actually?<p>Kafka …

L'armée française ne veut plus utiliser les logiciels de Kaspersky

Après les États-Unis, c’est au tour de la France d’écarter Kaspersky de ses projets. Selon les informations publiées par l’Express, l’Armée française …

Are you (programming) in your comfort zone? Please don’t.

I worked as a software developer using only Java tech stack for over five years. And I’m pretty comfortable with any Java code. I started playing out …

Machine Learning Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

For the past month<b>,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,400 Machine Learning articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career. (0.7% chance to …

Bitcoin price history: What triggered the drop in value and whether analysts predict it will recover

It’s been a more tumultuous month than usual for digital currencies, creating ever-greater fears that bitcoin is in a bubble: That’s when investors …

Java 8&9 in Action, Second Edition: learn all the things Java can do

The release of Java 9 builds on what made Java 8 so exciting. In addition to Java 8's lambdas and streams, Java 9 adds a host of new features of its own.<p>Manning's bestselling Java 8 book has been revised for Java 9! In Java 8 and 9 in Action, you'll build on your existing Java language skills with …

Build amazing websites without a single line of code with Blocs 2 for Mac — only $39.99

For the past several decades, one tech axiom has held remarkably true: You can’t build for the web without knowing how to code. That’s not entirely the case anymore, as the knowledge barrier between wanting to build a cool website and knowing exactly how to do it continues to shrink.<p>Say hello to …

How devops tools accelerate software delivery

Once upon a time, there was a developer who needed to write code against a database. So he asked the database administrator for access to the …

DevOps

Tools and Practices for Documenting Microservices

I will assume you are at least familiar with the concept of microservices — loosely coupled services that provide discrete solutions to business use …

Software Development

Uber’s open source data visualization tool now goes beyond maps

You may not be aware, but Uber offers an open source version of the data visualization framework it uses internally, called deck.gl. The tool was made available to anyone via open source license last November, and now it’s getting some key updates that should help make it more useful to external …