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More Republican States Support Trumps Travel Ban

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President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens of six nations faces its second challenge at a U.S. appeals court next month, this time more Republican states are backing the measure. Trump has denied all responsibility for his actions as President of the United States, as he had no idea it would be so difficult. Sixteen Democratic state attorneys Read More

Major Tech Companies Drop Opposition to Trump Travel Ban

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On March 6, President Trump signed a revised executive order entitled, “Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States.” The order replaced a prior order signed in late January which had been halted in the court system by way of a temporary restraining order. The revised order temporarily restricted travel from a Read More

Bankrupt Hillary Announces Wilted Lettuce to be New Hair Piece

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In a stunning announcement today Hillary Clinton has decreed that she will use piece of lettuce instead of hair Social media is buzzing with the news today that political bankrupt Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state and one of the chief architects of the infamous Obamacare boondoggle, has decided that she has had enough of pretending Read More

Trump Puts Primary Pressure on Pugnacious Party Portion

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President Trump wants it to happen and he’s willing to threaten opposition Republicans to get it. So, support a bully, or expect to get bullied, later. That’s how the fight surrounding the replacement bill for Obamacare is shaping up. The Washington Examiner is reporting on a Tuesday meeting between Trump and the House GOP Whip Read More

Bitcoin Bad Boys Bummed About Big Bonanza Backfire

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The SEC has concluded that the price of Bitcoin is too vulnerable to manipulation for it to be certified. “Regulated markets related to the underlying asset provide a ‘necessary deterrent to manipulation,’”the commission wrote in its analysis. “To the extent there is some question as to the degree to which Bitcoin is subject to manipulation… regulated Read More

Snap Shares Attract Sceptical Speculators

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When Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, an app popular among teenagers for its disappearing messages, staged a public offering on March 2nd, Evan Spiegel, its 26-year-old boss, became a self-made billionaire. (Only John Collison of Stripe, an online payments startup, rivals him for such youthful tycoonery). Whether public-market investors will strike it rich remains Read More

The CIA Use Stolen Russian Malware

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Documents released by WikiLeaks show that the CIA kept records of malware attacks supposedly stolen from outside agents, including the Russian government, used to “misdirect attribution” of hacking sources. “The CIA’s hand crafted hacking techniques pose a problem for the agency,” WikiLeaks explains. “Each technique it has created forms a ‘fingerprint’ that can be used Read More

Dip Your Toes In New Unlimited Mining Pool

2 months ago John Abercrombe Comments Off on Dip Your Toes In New Unlimited Mining Pool
This past September Bitcoin.com started mining with its very own pool and mined its first block, 430757, on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. The following month our mining pool steadily increased its hashrate capturing 1 percent of the global network in October. Since then the pool’s computational power has increased, currently running at 80 Ph/s and Read More

Paul Ryan Relaxed About New Obamacare Bill

2 months ago John Abercrombe Comments Off on Paul Ryan Relaxed About New Obamacare Bill
If Ryan put forward a healthcare bill that can’t even pass the House or the Senate–or either chamber of Congress–then got the Trump administration’s Health and Human Services Secretary to endorse it, he could be severely hurting the credibility of the Trump administration as part of a fool’s effort to advance his own political agenda. Read More

Bitcoin Launches Past $800 USD

4 months ago John Abercrombe Comments Off on Bitcoin Launches Past $800 USD
Bitcoin prices have risen above $800 for the first time since February 2014, setting a fresh 34-month high. The digital currency’s price reached a high of $800.46, according to data from the CoinDesk USD Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). The move followed a month of progressive price gains, beginning the period at around $742, and caps Read More

Does Obamacare Need Intensive Care – Does Any One Care?

5 months ago John Abercrombe Comments Off on Does Obamacare Need Intensive Care – Does Any One Care?
Almost half of US citizens want Trump and Congress to either expand Obamacare or continue implementing the Obamacare law as it is, according to a totally not biased poll released Thursday. Another 26% want the entire law repealed, while 17% would like the law scaled back. Trump and GOP Congressional leaders have said they plan Read More

IBM steals Bitcoin IP

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Indian business conglomerate Mahindra Group is working with IBM to develop blockchain-based supply chain applications. ate Mahindra Group is working with IBM to develop blockchain-based supply chain applications. Announced today, the partnership sees the two firms working on a prototype tool for tracking supply chain transactions via blockchain. Mahindra, a major business group in India, Read More

Gemini Adds API for Robot Traders

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Revealed today, Gemini users are now able to connect to the New York-based bitcoin and ether exchange via a REST API, WebSockets API and a FIX API, upgrades that bring more widely used electronic communications protocols to the platform. In statements, representatives from Gemini said that the updates would make private order status information more Read More

Seismic Shift Imminent for Continental Currency Traders

6 months ago John Abercrombe Comments Off on Seismic Shift Imminent for Continental Currency Traders
We have closed out a remarkable active month for the markets. However, some of the most prominent headlines through the past weeks don’t measure up to the hype in performance much less the potential for follow through moving forward for continental currency traders. On the one hand, we have the endless amount of ink spent Read More