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Facebook Lasso app lead Brady Voss leaves for Netflix right after launch

Facebook Lasso has a steep uphill climb ahead as it hopes to chase the musical video app it cloned, China’s TikTok (which merged with Musically). Lasso lets you overlay popular songs on 15-second clips of you lip syncing, dancing or just being silly — kind of like Vine with a soundtrack. It’s off to a […]
2018-11-13

Facebook Messenger starts rolling out Unsend; here’s how it works

Facebook secretly retracted messages sent by CEO Mark Zuckerberg, TechCrunch reported seven months ago. Now for the first time, Facebook Messenger users will get the power to unsend too so they can remove their sent messages from the recipient’s inbox. Messages can only be unsent for the first 10 minutes after they’re delivered so that you […]
2018-11-14

Facebook has other ties to Definers, the GOP-led opposition research group

In the wake of a fairly catastrophic behind the scenes glimpse into Facebook’s high-level decision making, one question remains: Who brought a controversial Republican opposition research firm into the fold? In a long call with reporters on Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg denied any knowledge of his company’s own dealings with Definers Public Affairs, the firm in […]
2018-11-16

Coinmine Launches US$799 Crypto Miner

LA-based startup Coinmine has announced the launch of Coinmine One, a sleek, plug-in device that aims to simplify the complex cryptocurrency mining process. Similar in size and look to an Xbox, the Coinmine One is meant to allow anyone to mine cryptocurrencies easily. It began selling Wednesday for US$799. “Crypto is not just about buying […] The post Coinmine Launches US$799 Crypto Miner appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-16

Singapore Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises US$20 Million Series A

KuCoin, a Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange, has announced that IDG Capital, Matrix Partners and Neo Global Capital have agreed to invest a total of US$20 million in the startup’s Series A funding round. KuCoin is a cryptocurrency spot-trading platform which claims over five million registered users. The platform supports more than 350 trading pairs and claims […] The post Singapore Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises US$20 Million Series A appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-14

eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet Review

Social trading platform eToro released its cryptocurrency wallet on November 6, 2018, to much fanfare. The company, which only last month became the first platform to list Binance Coin (BNB) outside of the Binance ecosystem, has already promised to roll out additional features to the wallet, with the initial release coming with a few limitations. […] The post eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet Review appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

Dans le nord, sur la route de l’Art déco

En 1918, les villes du nord de la France sont en ruines. les Français veulent oublier la guerre, jouir des années folles et tout reconstruire, rapidement. Ils s’appuient alors sur l’essor du style Art déco, un mouvement décoratif qui joue avec les formes géométriques, la symétrie et les arrondis. Automobiles de luxe, architecture des bâtiments publics, coupole d’une école ou piscine municipale... Partons à la recherche des nombreux indices laissés ici et là.
2018-11-16

En Touraine, un château de repos pour policiers en burn out

Le château du Courbat, près de Tours, accueille des forces de l'ordre en burn out ou en état de stress post-traumatique. Trois ans après les attentats de Paris, ces patients témoignent d'un quotidien de plus en plus traumatisant. Reportage.
2018-11-13

eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet Review

Social trading platform eToro released its cryptocurrency wallet on November 6, 2018, to much fanfare. The company, which only last month became the first platform to list Binance Coin (BNB) outside of the Binance ecosystem, has already promised to roll out additional features to the wallet, with the initial release coming with a few limitations. […] The post eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet Review appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

Circle’s USDC Stablecoin to Be Listed on Binance, Trading Begins Tomorrow

Goldman Sachs-backed startup Circle has announced that Binance will list its USDC stablecoin. Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has opened deposits for USDC. Beginning tomorrow, at 10 p.m. EST, trading for USDC/BTC and USDC/BNB pairs will be possible. The news of the addition of Circle’s USDC stablecoin comes at a time when […] The post Circle’s USDC Stablecoin to Be Listed on Binance, Trading Begins Tomorrow appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

Aevolve Introduces First Crypto Token to be Offered in a Tracker Certificate on SIX Swiss Exchange

Aevolve, a Zurich-based healthtech company, has announced the launch of the first crypto token to be offered in a tracker certificate for subscription on the SIX Swiss Exchange. AVEX.AI (SSPA: 1300) is a classic tracker certificate issued in US dollars that gives accredited investors the ability to invest in a crypto-based structure product and participate […] The post Aevolve Introduces First Crypto Token to be Offered in a Tracker Certificate on SIX Swiss Exchange appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

ERC1538: Future Proofing Smart Contracts and Tokens

A new Ethereum Standard has been proposed. While I rarely cover still developing tech, ERC1538 is an interesting one worth bringing up. Smart contracts are the current and next big thing in cryptocurrencies. They could change the way we do business. They could eliminate countless middle men in supply chains. They could create entirely new […] The post ERC1538: Future Proofing Smart Contracts and Tokens appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

BCash Hash War Looms With Community at Impasse Ahead Of Today’s Scheduled Upgrade

With an increasingly divided Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community at what appears to be an impasse ahead of today’s planned upgrade, the next few days will certainly be interesting for observers. Two distinct factions appear to have coalesced around the soon-to-be incompatible BitcoinABC and BitcoinSV clients respectively, both of which have planned upgrades that will make […] The post BCash Hash War Looms With Community at Impasse Ahead Of Today’s Scheduled Upgrade appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

Coinmine Launches US$799 Crypto Miner

LA-based startup Coinmine has announced the launch of Coinmine One, a sleek, plug-in device that aims to simplify the complex cryptocurrency mining process. Similar in size and look to an Xbox, the Coinmine One is meant to allow anyone to mine cryptocurrencies easily. It began selling Wednesday for US$799. “Crypto is not just about buying […] The post Coinmine Launches US$799 Crypto Miner appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-16

Place publique, cet OVNI qui veut occuper l’espace à gauche

Le mouvement lancé notamment par Raphaël Glucksmann, Thomas Porcher et Claire Nouvian a tenu son premier meeting, jeudi, à Montreuil. Dans le champ de ruines laissé, à gauche, entre Jean-Luc Mélenchon et Emmanuel Macron, une place est à prendre.
2018-11-16

Strom wird im Jahr 2019 deutlich teurer

Schlechte Nachrichten für die deutschen Verbraucher: Im kommenden Jahr wird der Strom für Privathaushalte offenbar teurer. Die Versorger verweisen auf angeblich gestiegene Einkaufspreise.
2018-11-17

eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet Review

Social trading platform eToro released its cryptocurrency wallet on November 6, 2018, to much fanfare. The company, which only last month became the first platform to list Binance Coin (BNB) outside of the Binance ecosystem, has already promised to roll out additional features to the wallet, with the initial release coming with a few limitations. […] The post eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet Review appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

BCash Hash War Looms With Community at Impasse Ahead Of Today’s Scheduled Upgrade

With an increasingly divided Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community at what appears to be an impasse ahead of today’s planned upgrade, the next few days will certainly be interesting for observers. Two distinct factions appear to have coalesced around the soon-to-be incompatible BitcoinABC and BitcoinSV clients respectively, both of which have planned upgrades that will make […] The post BCash Hash War Looms With Community at Impasse Ahead Of Today’s Scheduled Upgrade appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

Circle’s USDC Stablecoin to Be Listed on Binance, Trading Begins Tomorrow

Goldman Sachs-backed startup Circle has announced that Binance will list its USDC stablecoin. Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has opened deposits for USDC. Beginning tomorrow, at 10 p.m. EST, trading for USDC/BTC and USDC/BNB pairs will be possible. The news of the addition of Circle’s USDC stablecoin comes at a time when […] The post Circle’s USDC Stablecoin to Be Listed on Binance, Trading Begins Tomorrow appeared first on Coinjournal.
2018-11-15

Altmaier will Steuern für Unternehmen senken

Die jüngste Wachstumsschwäche hat offenbar die Politik aufgeschreckt. Wirtschaftsminister Altmaier (CDU) denkt nun laut über ein ganzes Bündel von Maßnahmen nach. Ökonomen und Opposition hingegen fordern mehr Zukunftsinvestitionen.
2018-11-17

So will Schweden die Spotify-Gründer von morgen heranziehen

Spotify und „Candy Crush“ hat Schweden hervorgebracht, diese Erfolge will das Land nun ausbauen – mit einer digitalen Offensive: Ab der Grundschule sollen Kinder programmieren lernen und Fake News erkennen. Doch es gibt mehrere Hindernisse.
2018-11-17

„Die Monopolisten von heute können sich nie zurücklehnen“

Jennifer Li treibt in China die Revolution um die künstliche Intelligenz voran. Die momentane Übermacht von Facebook, Google und Co. kann die Managerin nicht Bange machen. Denn die Konkurrenz sei groß – und ihr Land besonders hungrig.
2018-11-16

„Herzlichen Glückwunsch an Volkswagen“

Die Zweifel an der Nominierung des CDU-Bundestagsabgeordneten Stephan Harbarth zum Vizepräsidenten des Bundesverfassungsgerichts wachsen. Der Unionspolitiker gilt etlichen Abgeordneten als ausgesprochen VW-freundlich.
2018-11-16

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