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This Japanese Village Is Planning Its Own ICO

A small Japanese village is turning to cryptocurrencies in an effort to bolster its economy.<p>Nishiawakura – a village of approximately 1,500 people in …

Cryptography

Here's How Much Money World Cup 2018 Players Make

It's tricky.<p>Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar… you may know the names of soccer’s biggest stars, but do you know how much they’re getting paid …

FIFA World Cup

Jay-Z joins Puma Basketball in high-profile role

As part of its aggressive commitment to relaunch its basketball sneaker category for the first time in 20 years, Puma on Monday announced that rapper …

Basketball

Bancor Launches Community Token Network to Combat Poverty in Kenya

Bancor is launching a network of blockchain-based community currencies in Kenya aimed at combating poverty, according to a press release shared with …

Blockchain

Six Alternatives to an Initial Coin Offering

Crowdfunding<p><b>Last summer, ICOs could do no wrong. But by 2018, the acronym had been relegated to the realm of the unmentionables, a place normally</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Americans own nearly half world's guns in civilian hands: survey

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Americans make up 4 percent of the world's population but owned about 46 percent of the estimated 857 million weapons in civilian hands at the end of 2017, a survey showed on Monday.<p>The Small Arms Survey, an independent global research project based in Geneva, …

United Nations

How to create a multi-channel ICO marketing strategy?

We can easily see that blockchain is one of the profoundest technological shifts that is fast transforming the way our world does business, and …

Marketing

3 REITs To Help You Sleep Well At Night

One of the key components for building a durable income portfolio is to be discriminating, even picky, when buying shares in REIT securities. Remembering that REITs own real estate, so just like investing in a building, it’s important to pay close attention to the foundation of your real estate …

Investing

Juneteenth: America’s second Independence Day

June 18, 2018<p>'Juneteenth emerged in part to reclaim the central importance of black history — to put African-Americans back into the story of …

Black History

NFLPA issues warning about Trident Creatine

Getty Images<p>The NFL Players Association has issued a warning to all players regarding a supplement that the union has determined to include a banned …

NFL

Anthea Butler on Family Separation: "This is America; this has always been America."

U. Of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler has published a powerful piece at the Huffington Post that details how the separation of families at the …

Donald Trump

Your Guide On Bitcoin's Lightning Network: The Opportunities And The Issues

Bitcoin has been around long enough that cycles in the market are starting to emerge. There was a spike in the value of Bitcoin at the end of 2017, reaching almost $20,000 at its peak. A huge rush of people entered the market to see how they could get in on it. A rush of new coins, smart contract …

Bitcoin

Crypto cash outs: get your money nice and easy by virtue of exchange vouchers

All crypto holders — who would probably rather prefer to be called «HODLers» — at some point have a need to sell their coins or tokens and get cash …

Cryptocurrency

ICOs have precedence — they were called “High Yield Project Finance Bonds”

As I wrote last month, almost everyone I know who entered the Crypto-world from more traditional Wall Street backgrounds begins their Blockchain & …

Cryptocurrency

The First Black-Led Union Wouldn’t Have Existed Without This Woman

Behind the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters was a sisterhood<p>Rosina Corrothers Tucker was born in 1881 in Washington, D.C. She married a preacher, …

Black History

This Village Decided to Launch Japan’s First Municipal ICO

<b>A village in Japan has announced its decision to launch an initial coin offering in order to secure funds for creating a sustainable region. This</b> …

Cryptocurrency

How to Read Airport Taxiway Signs

On your next flight, you might spend 25 minutes or more taxiing to the runway. Take a look out the window and you’ll spot a variety of signs — some …

Flying

How three Iowans formed an all-black volleyball team and won a national title, all with the hope of inspiring young girls

Haley Eckerman often played alone on Iowa high school volleyball courts.<p>As a young black athlete, she rarely had African American role models or …

Des Moines

How To Keep Roaches Out Of Your Apartment Using These 8 Surprisingly Effective Hacks

If you live in an apartment building in a big city, you might be sharing your living space with some free-loading roommates. I'm not talking about …

Cleaning

How to Make General Tso's Chicken on the Grill

This fun twist on barbecue chicken borrows flavors from a Chinese takeout favorite. We grill the chicken without any of the glazy sauce brushed on …

Recipes

Adam Rippon, Saquon Barkley Featured in Sneak Peak of 2018 ESPN Body Issue

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon and New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley will be among the athletes featured in <i>ESPN The Magazine</i>'s 10th annual Body Issue.<p>Rippon, 28, was among the stars of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in February. He came away with a bronze medal …

College Football

Business Showcase : CryptoMillionsLotto

<b>Describe the company – the elevator pitch …</b><p>We are CryptoMillionsLotto, the world’s biggest crypto lotto, and it is coming soon. We’re a lottery …

Cryptocurrency

San Francisco's Barebottle Brewing Company Releases LeBron Tears IPA

The Barebottle Brewing Company is trolling Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James with its latest beer release.<p>On Instagram, Barebottle Brewing Company revealed that it named its new IPA "LeBron Tears" following the Golden State Warriors' sweep of the Cavs in the NBA Finals.<p>In its description …

Basketball

Atlanta Psychiatrist Dr. Patrice A. Harris becomes 1st Black Female President of American Medical Association

Atlanta psychiatrist <b>Patrice A. Harris</b> will take the helm of <b>American Medical Association</b> after being elected president Tuesday at the Annual Meeting …

Health Care

Philadelphia Eagles fans can own a Super Bowl ring of their own

The Philadelphia Eagles have partnered with Jostens to create a unique collection of jewelry that’s sure to highlight the jewelry case of any fan of …

NFL

These are the 49 richest NFL stars

NFL stars may not make as much as NBA or MLB players, but let’s face it, they’re still making the big bucks. We’re constantly hearing of new …

NFL

The Initial Coin Offering, One Year Later

I received an e-mail from my domain registrar about two weeks ago, a notification they had renewed benjacoin.com. That meant two things: I was out …

Cryptocurrency

Being Black in America Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

In Baltimore and other segregated cities, the life-expectancy gap between African Americans and whites is as much as 20 years. One young woman’s struggle shows why.<p>Image above: Kiarra Boulware and her niece at Penn North, an addiction-recovery center in Baltimore<p>One morning this past September, …

African-American News

3 Apps Than Make Retirement Planning Fun for Millennials

It's never too early to plan for retirement.<p>The days of meeting face-to-face with a financial advisor aren't gone, but now you can skip that task …

Investing

An Illustrated Glossary of Cryptocurrency Slang (Infographic)

From "whales" to "shills" and "bag holders," if you want to be a successful cryptocurrency investor, here are the terms you should know.<p>2 min read<p>Since the rise of Bitcoin over the past few years, cryptocurrencies have been all the hype. And if you’re interested in hopping on-board the …

Cryptocurrency