This is America: Lessons I learned from covering the Derek Chauvin trial

Where were you when you heard Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all three counts of murder and manslaughter for killing George Floyd?  I was on assignment in George Floyd Square, surrounded by the Minneapolis community and about a million other reporters, sticking my head into some stranger’s Jeep trying to hear Judge Peter Cahill… Continue reading This is America: Lessons I learned from covering the Derek Chauvin trial

Lessons from a crazy year in financial markets

These 5 principles will influence 2021 markets and economy, UBS portfolio manager says UBS Wealth Management USA Senior Portfolio Manager Alan Rechtschaffen advises investors to look out for ‘positivity, POTUS, Powell, pathogens and preparation’ in next year’s markets. Here is something many investors would have found difficult to believe during March's stomach-churning selloff: 2020 would… Continue reading Lessons from a crazy year in financial markets

Pupils who miss lessons due to Covid set to receive 'easier' entry

Pupils who miss lessons due to Covid are set to receive ‘easier’ entry to universities under plan to make lower A-level offers to students hardest hit by pandemic Oxford and Cambridge are set to start online interviews for pupils in December It comes after a record 600,000 secondary school pupils off school last week Headteachers… Continue reading Pupils who miss lessons due to Covid set to receive 'easier' entry

Boxing lessons 'should be taught in every school in Britain to help fight knife crime'

BOXING lessons should be brought back as mandatory in all British schools, anti-knife campaigners say. The Gloves Up Knives Down initiative argues learning to box at a young age would teach kids discipline. It claims the sport – and getting children to join in with something rather than teaching them to fight – could be… Continue reading Boxing lessons 'should be taught in every school in Britain to help fight knife crime'

The Lessons TRON Must Learn With BitTorrent

During the middle of 2018, blockchain specialists TRON, the team behind TRX spent an alleged $126 million on the acquisition of BitTorrent, one of the world’s leading peer to peer file sharing platforms. At first, the acquisition failed to shake things up, many people were left a little confused about what this purchase could mean,… Continue reading The Lessons TRON Must Learn With BitTorrent

Four lessons from the Crypto Market in 2018 ⋆ ZyCrypto

The year 2018 by brought a lot of high activities in the crypto community, which includes an increase in mainstream participation, boost in the number of crypto users, more awareness of what Crypto is, progress in funding for ICOs when compared to previous years and lots more. However, the year had come and gone and… Continue reading Four lessons from the Crypto Market in 2018 ⋆ ZyCrypto