FAANG Stocks Lose Over $1 Trillion – More Than All Cryptocurrencies Combined

Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google stocks have together shed over $1 trillion in market capitalization from their all-time highs, marking an even bigger loss in dollar value than all cryptocurrencies combined in 2018. FAANGs Lose Bite Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, in particular, are not the only bubble in town. Stocks of tech stalwarts like Google, […]

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Tech Talent Exodus Towards Blockchain Could be an Indicator of Crypto Success

Facebook may have made a significant blockchain hire recently, but there is a shift occurring in the technological landscape as leading tech giants are seeing an exodus of their top talent toward careers in blockchain. Could this be an indicator of success for the cryptocurrency sector? Just last week, Facebook hired its first Director of […]

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Ripple Adds Facebook, Mastercard and Citibank Veteran to Leadership Team

Real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange, and remittance network Ripple has announced the addition of Kahina Van Dyke to its leadership team as the new senior vice president of business and corporate development. The banking and technology veteran “will focus on driving new, strategic partnerships for Ripple across the global financial services industry.” ‘Bringing Leading Brands Together Through […]

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‘Disgusting’: Martin Lewis Sues Facebook Over Fake Bitcoin Binary Trading Ads

Wilma Woo · April 23, 2018 · 11:30 am UK consumer advice personality Martin Lewis is taking Facebook to court over “disgusting” fake advertising using his name to sell “get-rich-quick” financial schemes. Lewis Lambasts Paid-Up ‘Scams’ Lewis, who has amassed a $175 million fortune from resources such as MoneySavingExpert.com, which ironically helps consumers avoid unnecessary […]

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FinTech Valley – Vizag Aims to be India’s Blockchain Hub

Nikita Blows · March 6, 2018 · 12:30 am Visakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, may be a picturesque little coastal city but if all goes according to plan, it could become India’s FinTech hub. Chief Minister of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, is no stranger to transforming cities into veritable tech hubs. […]

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