Category: Business

Facebook Blockchain

Bitcoin Diehard Tim Draper Looks To Invest In Facebook’s Crypto Project

As the Bitcoin bear ran its course over 2018 and early-2019, Facebook began to quietly bolster its efforts in the blockchain and...

/ April 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Facebook Reportedly Eyeing Raise of Up to $1 Billion for Its Cryptocurrency

Global social media heavyweight Facebook is reportedly seeking as much as $1 billion USD in venture capital backing for its forthcoming cryptocurrency....

/ April 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Coda Blockchain Bloat

Blockchain for Everyone: Startup Building Coda Protocol Gets $15 Million Boost

The future of scalable blockchain tech just received another boon as O(1) Labs, the builders of the "tiny blockchain in your browser"...

/ April 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
France Tech Tax

France Wants to Slam a 5% Tax on Tech Giants like Google & Facebook

One dominant trait that is synonymous with major corporations is their desire to find legal ways to pay fewer taxes on their...

/ March 4, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Facebook Delves Headfirst Into Blockchain With Chainspace Acquisition

Silicon Valley darling Facebook has finally begun to don a blockchain coat, even as the broader crypto ecosystem fell into a deep,...

/ February 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jobs Trump Shutdown

Labor Department Says 304,000 Jobs Created in Jan 2019 Despite Trump’s Shutdown

According to a report published earlier this week by the United States Department of Labor, employers all over the U.S. were able...

/ February 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Spotify Gimlet Media

Why Is Music Streaming Giant Spotify Spending $230 Million on a Podcast Company?

In a move that shows the increased significance of the podcast industry, a recent report from the Wall Street Journal revealed that...

/ February 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Vice Media

Vice Media Follows Huffington Post & BuzzFeed: Lays Off 10% of Staff as Revenue Slows

The brutal wave sweeping through the digital media industry seems to be showing no signs of slowing down, and Vice Media is...

/ February 2, 2019 / 0 Comments