BIS GM Argues New Cryptos Are “the Alchemy of the Age of Innovation”

The Bank of International Settlements (BIS), a transnational institution owned by and comprised of central banks that seeks to “fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks,” recently published its quarterly review of “International banking and financial market developments” for June 2018. The report includes an op-ed written by

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Optimism

Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Steemit.com, Off the top of my head I have a hard time thinking of anything sleazier than smearing peace talks in order to gain partisan political points, but that has indeed been the theme of the last few days when it comes to the Singapore summit. Liberal pundits everywhere have

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AUD/USD: Bearish Reversal On This Week’s Close Below 0.7502 Targeting 0.7320/30 – NAB

The Australian Dollar suffered under the pressure of the greenback. What’s next? Here is their view, courtesy of eFXdata: NAB discusses AUD/USD technical outlook and flags a bearish reversal pattern in the making targeting a move towards 0.7320/30. “AUD/USD broke its two-year uptrend in April, however multiple failures to hold below the Q4 2017 lows brought

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Inside America’s Largest Child Migrant Detention Center: An Old Texas Walmart

The US government released some memorable images on Thursday, revealing the inside of a mysterious new U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) immigration detention center for children who crossed illegally into the United States. Called “Casa Padre,” the former 250,000-square-foot Walmart in Brownsville, Texas, houses nearly 1,469 boys between the ages of 10

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CIA ‘Neither Confirms Nor Denies’ Knowledge Of True Identity Of Satoshi Nakamoto

Authored by Helen Partz via CoinTelegraph.com, The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has “neither [confirmed] nor [denied] the existence” of information regarding the real identity of Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto, Motherboardreported June 14. image courtesy of CoinTelegraph Motherboard’s Daniel Oberhaus, who mainly covers topics on physics, space, cryptocurrency, and the future of energy, submitted a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the Federal Bureau

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As Labor Shortage Worsens, Small Businesses Are “Recruiting In The County Jail”

With the labor market supposedly at its tightest level in nearly 20 years, employers for a mix of low- and high-skill jobs have been struggling to fill positions. It’s become such a problem for some companies – mainly small- and medium-sized businesses – that it’s beginning to impact how they approach hiring. As we learned

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Graphic Video Of The Moment A Russian Taxi Driver Slams Into Pedestrians Before Sprinting Away

Dramatic video has emerged of a Moscow cab driver driving onto a sidewalk and plowing into several pedestrians in Red Square – a key tourist destination for World Cup fans, before exiting the cab and sprinting away.  Наезд такси в Москве.. жесть какая-то. pic.twitter.com/09XTwbZNPw — Борисыч (@Borisich_glass) June 16, 2018 There were no fatalities, however eight

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Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses

Japanese police from 10 prefectures have arrested website operators using Coinhive to tap into the computer power of their site visitors to mine cryptocurrencies without consent. They are accused of violating the law banning the use of computer viruses. Some people have already been fined. The police have been monitoring the Coinhive program since it

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