Chris Schillinger

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Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

The market for Lithium (Li) is about to explode.<p>What we are witnessing now is nothing less that the transition from a carbon- to a lithium-based …

Lithium

Stock market breadth is telling us where stocks will probably go next

I look at facts. There are many people who choose a variety of other factors that aren't necessarily true. Market participants all over the world look at economic data (which are estimates), statements from CEOs of companies (do you trust them all? if not, which ones and why?), analysts ratings …

Stock Markets

How network theory predicts the value of Bitcoin - MIT Technology Review

Philosophers, economists, and theorists have various ways to judge how money should be valued. Some have said that its worth lies in a high cost of …

Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency

Where Are We In The Market Cycle?

With the news Wednesday from the US Fed and the rate hike, we should all be asking ourselves "where are we in the market cycle" so that we can …

Stock Markets

Inflation relief helps boost FTSE 100, Fenner surges on Michelin takeover | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index gained on Tuesday, with banks leading the way after data showed a small slowdown in inflation, while Fenner shares surged after a takeover offer from tyre maker Michelin.<p>FILE PHOTO - People walk past the London Stock Exchange Group offices in the City of …

London Stock Exchange

People are stashing irrevocable child porn links, dox, copyright infringement, and leaked state secrets in the blockchain

By design, data placed in the blockchain is visible to everyone in the world and can never be removed; everyone who mines bitcoin makes a copy of the …

Cory Doctorow

How to extend your Wi-Fi outdoors

You have many options for covering your yard in Wi-Fi, but you have to balance cost, reliability and complexity.<p>It's great to be able to seamlessly connect to your Wi-Fi to devices throughout your home, but frustration often starts the moment you try to connect your Wi-Fi network to a device …

Wi-Fi
Cryptocurrency

The Next Recession Could Be Decades Away

Since the financial crisis Americans have lived in fear of an imminent recession.<p>Despite strong fundamentals and rising consumer, small business, and …

Here's how 10 of the largest and most important naval battles in modern history played out

The waters of the Earth's oceans have seen as much violence and conflict as its land.<p>For centuries the only way to travel the world was to brave the high sea. Control over shipping routes was essential for the security of nations and empires. Throughout history, the nations of the world have built …

World History

Personal Investor: How to boost RRSP and TFSA income with covered calls

Dale Jackson<p>Your Personal Investor<p>Follow|Archive<p>You can hold just about anything in a registered retirement savings plan and tax free savings …

The Buyback Bubble Will End Badly

With the stock market at historically high valuations and earnings peaking, lower share counts are important to keeping stock prices rising.<p>Buybacks …

These $10,000 Concrete Homes Are 3D-Printed in Less Than 24 Hours

What makes housing so expensive? Labor costs, for one. According to a 2014 Census Bureau survey, the average single-family home takes about six …

HIVE Blockchain: Undervalued Pure-Play Crypto Mining Stock

HIVE Blockchain is the first publicly traded company whose operations are solely devoted to cryptocurrency mining.<p>Most new Nvidia GPUs have …

Rain or shine: new solar cell captures energy from raindrops

New device is designed to prevent power output plummeting when the sun isn’t shining – but practical application is still some years off<p>A solar panel that can generate electricity from falling raindrops has been invented, enabling power to flow even when skies cloud over or the sun has set.<p>Solar …

Clean Energy

Wall Street trading firm trueEx is set to launch a derivatives platform for cryptocurrency

TrueEx, the trading technology company, is preparing to dive into the world of cryptocurrency with a new derivatives marketplace.<p>The company said Monday it is preparing to launch trueDigital, which will list non-deliverable forward (NDF) contracts for cryptocurrency, the first of which will be for …

Cryptocurrency

Tariff trade and the best ETFs to play it

President Donald Trump is doubling down on his plans to slap a hefty bill on steel and aluminum imports, with the promise to strengthen the U.S. steel industry and protect jobs. The move to impose a 25% tariff on steel imports and 10% on aluminum imports is being met with pushback from prominent …

Three ways to buy into bitcoin without buying bitcoin

Jameson Berkow<p>Reporter<p>Follow|Archive<p>Investors have good reason to be concerned about buying into the cryptocurrency craze. Some of the world’s most …

Momentum Factor Still Leads After Surge In Market Volatility

The US stock market this year has taken investors on a white-knuckled ride, but the momentum factor's performance leadership has remained a constant …

Som Seif says he's readying for ETFs to become obsolete

Canadian ETF entrepreneur Som Seif plans to announce an acquisition and new minority partner as soon as this week as he works to quintuple assets at …

S&P 500 Decline May Stall at These Key Technical Levels

The four-day rout in U.S. equities has technical analysts studying charts for clues on where the selling may stop.<p>The S&P 500 Index blasted through …

Stock Markets

My Current View Of The S&P 500 Index - March 2018

February saw a correction in all of the indices I follow.<p>Defensive bonds even lost money.<p>Equity indices remain in bullish alignment.<p>The long sought …

Photographer Spots ‘One in a Million’ Yellow Cardinal

If you’re a wildlife photographer hunting for bird photos that no one else has, here’s something to add to your bucket list: a <i>yellow</i> cardinal. That’s …

Spotify files to go public as it discloses subscriber growth and heavy losses

The world’s largest music streaming service announced its plans for an iPO<p>Spotify, the world’s largest music streaming service, has filed for an initial public offering today. The Sweden-based company co-founded by Daniel Ek, who has remained its CEO since its 2006 inception, and Martin Lorentzon …

NYSE

Position your portfolio with next year's most likely economic scenario

Larry Berman<p>Berman's Call<p>Follow|Archive<p>Determining the most likely economic scenario for the next year should help you position your portfolio.<p>When …

After the 'sunrush': what comes next for solar power?

The fall in costs that has driven solar’s rapid growth is slowing - but scientists are exploring the next generation of materials that can harness more energy from the sun<p>Some people call it the “sunrush”: a 25-year period in which solar power has grown exponentially, transforming the technology …

Clean Energy

Cryptocurrency is a giant multi-level marketing scheme

It’s hard to see red flags when you’re wearing rose-colored glasses.<p>Cryptocurrency’s warning signs having been coming fast and furious. A new report indicates that half of initial coin offerings, which are the crypto world’s money-raising equivalent of an IPO, have already died—and many of the …

Cryptocurrency

The artificial intelligence ETF is one of the most popular fund launches of 2017

One of the most notable success stories on Wall Street in 2017 isn’t exactly a human-interest story.<p>The AI Powered Equity ETF AIEQ, -2.27% an …

Investing