Alibaba’s Ant Group Plans to Stockpile Blockchain Talent ‘for 20 Years’
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Alibaba’s Ant Group Plans to Stockpile Blockchain Talent ‘for 20 Years’

Source: Adobe/zhu difeng Alibaba’s Ant Group is continuing its relentless blockchain drive with a move that could see it recruit some of the world’s top young blockchain talents over the next two decades. Per a report from Jiemian, the Ant Group’s Ant Blockchain subsidiary has launched a long-term recruitment plan that would involve working with […]

Elon Musk claims his new brain chip could 'cure addiction and depression'
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Elon Musk claims his new brain chip could 'cure addiction and depression'

Space billionaire Elon Musk has revealed his new brain chip could cure addiction and depression. Musk’s company Neuralink is developing the devices to improve vision, strength and host of other injuries connected to the brain. Little information has been revealed about the chips so far, although Musk has announced that more information will be revealed […]

Bitcoin (BTC) Creator Satoshi Nakamoto May Have Seen Even Larger Financial Crisis Coming, Says Kraken’s Jesse Powell
Crypto

Bitcoin (BTC) Creator Satoshi Nakamoto May Have Seen Even Larger Financial Crisis Coming, Says Kraken’s Jesse Powell

Kraken CEO Jesse Powell says the person or group responsible for creating Bitcoin believed governments would find it increasingly difficult to maintain fiscal responsibility after the 2008 financial crisis. In a new interview with Real Vision co-founder Raoul Pal, Powell says Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous inventor of the leading cryptocurrency, may have seen “an even […]

Bitcoin giveaways, other scams pull in $24 million so far this year
Crypto

Bitcoin giveaways, other scams pull in $24 million so far this year

Crypto criminals are stealing more money than ever—and they’re not even trying very hard.  In the first six months of 2020 alone, $24 million in Bitcoin was bagged by scammers, according to a report released today by blockchain tracking and analytics provider Whale Alert. It’s the first report from a new “blockchain crime reporting, tracking, […]

University of Hawaii loses 3 more football games as Pac-12 cancels non-conference contests
Sports/Games

University of Hawaii loses 3 more football games as Pac-12 cancels non-conference contests

The Pac-12 Conference CEO group today announced its teams will only play in-conference competition this fall in football, women’s volleyball and women’s soccer, a major blow to University of Hawaii athletics. The Rainbow Warrior football team had been scheduled to play three Pac-12 teams in its first four games — Aug. 29 at Arizona, Sept. […]

Crypto

Crypto Tidbits: TikTok’s Dogecoin Craze, Coinbase on Stock Markets, Bitcoin Holds $9k

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. After over a week of ranging, Bitcoin attempted to break higher this week. The flagship cryptocurrency moved from the weekend lows of $8,900 to a weekly high of $9,470 on major exchanges. The move has since been reversed, with BTC trading at $9,200 as of this article’s writing. This […]