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Wealth manager Carol Pepper says cannabis stocks are the next “huge growth area” in alternative investing. With an actual physical product, pot stocks could soar like Bitcoin in 2017, but unlike the cryptocurrency, they won’t follow that boom with a bust. Pot Stocks Earn Bump from Legalization Progress Recreational cannabis was legalized in Canada on October 17, 2018, opening the North American market to pot companies and laying the groundwork for cannabis-infused drinks and other products. The US could quickly follow Canada’s trailblazing. Though it’s still banned at the federal level, ten US states and the District of Columbia have

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Wilsons Auction House in the UK will be hosting a cryptocurrency auction for roughly 315 coins. The coins are spread across Bitcoin, Bitcoin Gold, and Bitcoin Cash. A full day long, the auction will begin on February 28. Originally seized by Belgian authorities, the coins were related to a dark web market. They have an estimated value of around 300,000 pounds sterling or close to USD$400,000. Wilsons was previously the first to auction Monero, about 167 of them, which sold for less than 10,000 pounds. The company says on its website that the contract attracted significant attention. “The contract, which

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David Stockman, who served as the late US President Ronald Reagan’s top economic adviser, says a day of reckoning has arrived for the stock market. Stockman believes a recession is imminent and that a “bad situation” waits on Wall Street’s horizon. He warns investors to exit the stock and bond markets in a recent interview with Neil Cavuto on Fox Business with a stark metaphor: “We need to wake up and smell the roses here.” Stockman says the US economy is in the tenth year of the longest business expansion in history. An increasing budget deficit comes at the “very

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Institutional investors are finally wading into crypto. Want proof? The University of Michigan’s $12 billion endowment said it could increase its investment in a crypto-network technology fund managed by American venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Financial terms weren’t disclosed, but the latest cash infusion into Andreessen’s CNK Fund would add to the $3 million the university invested in the fund back in June 2018. The CNK Fund invests in cryptocurrency startups. In a statement, the University of Michigan noted that Andreessen believes cryptocurrencies are “an important area of innovation” that demands further exploration and investment. “Crypto has become an important area of

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied on Friday to rescue its nine-week winning streak, and the US stock market bellwether further crossed another milestone by edging across the 26,000 mark minutes prior to the closing bell. Dow Creeps Higher for Ninth Consecutive Week The Dow jumped by 181.18 points or 0.7 percent to 26,031.81. The S&P 500 rose 0.64 percent but fell short of 2,800, and the Nasdaq outperformed with its 0.91 percent rally to round out a positive end to the US stock market’s weekly trading session. Friday marked the first time since November that the Dow had closed

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Google copped to making a mistake Thursday by not disclosing a microphone component  present in its Nest Guard devices, an enhancement to the Nest Secure suite. No Reports of Actual Consumers Bothered By Google’s Secret Nest Microphone Google’s surprise microphone alarmed consumer privacy advocates, but no word yet from any major news sources reporting that actual Nest Guard users were unhappy about Google waiting to disclose the microphone until it had developed the software applications for it. Instead, the media row over Google’s surprise microphone centers on the complaints of Washington-based political activists who say they speak for the consumer,

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Gaming mogul Tim Sweeney, best known these days for founding the company behind Fortnite, made the unusual decision to defend the size of the EOS blockchain in a tweet today. What’s wrong with 4TB for a global transaction ledger? That fits on a $200 hard drive. — Tim Sweeney (@TimSweeneyEpic) February 22, 2019 Crypto Blockchain Size: How Big Is Too Big? EOS Weekly created a video expressing concern over the current size of the EOS blockchain. Sweeney wondered what the big problem with a 4TB blockchain is. How did the greatest strength of EOS (its speed) turn into its greatest

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Virtual Reality Park Limited, the leading virtual reality parks operator, announces the initial deployment of Virtual Park platform tokens in 2019 to enter the world market and scale the entire platform. The volume of investments attracted in cryptocurrency is $40M for Soft Cap and $150M for Hard Cap. Investments will be directed to the opening of 28 virtual reality parks mainly in America, Europe and the UAE in accordance with the company’s plans. One Virtual park combines several active VR zones with a total area of 800 to 3,000 square meters. Currently, the company already has an international franchise network,

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In a discussion about the US Treasury Department Office of Foreign Asset Control’s addition of cryptocurrency addresses to the “no pay list,” Bitcoin speaker and celebrity Andreas Antonopoulos called the move “completely useless” and “fundamentally fascist.” US Treasury Blackballs Bitcoin, Petro Addresses Not just Iranian Bitcoin addresses have been added to OFAC’s list, but several other blockchains as well, including the Petro. OFAC’s database is not searchable by address, which led the Let’s Talk Bitcoin host to suggest that it should somehow be fed into crypto nodes so that wallets can automatically warn users. Antonopoulos pointed out that a typical

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The Dow and U.S. stock market rebounded sharply on Friday, as President Donald Trump prepared to greet China’s top trade negotiator following a week of negotiations in Washington. Dow Roars Back to Life All of Wall Street’s major indexes reported gains on Friday and were on track for weekly increases. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 188 points, or 0.7%, to 26,039.38. The blue-chip index opened 56 points higher, reflecting a strong pre-market session for Dow futures. Twenty-seven of 30 Dow index members were trading in positive territory. Intel Corp (INTC) was the biggest gainer, climbing 2.9%. Pfizer Inc. (PFE),

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