Microstrategy Buys $240 Million Bitcoin

Publicly listed Microstrategy has bought $242 million worth of 5,005 bitcoins according to its CEO Michael Saylor. Saylor said the coins were bought at an average price of $48,000, so it would have been during bitcoin’s recent dip from $51,000. Bitcoin rose today back to $46,000 from $44,000 with this announcement seemingly contributing to its… Continue reading Microstrategy Buys $240 Million Bitcoin

Grayscale Invests in 35 Million XLM Amid Rising Institutional Interest in Stellar

Grayscale has been among the top institutions that have adopted cryptocurrencies over the past year to diversify their portfolio. In the last 30 days, Grayscale Investments hedge fund has acquired 35,855,625 XLM. Grayscale Investment in Cryptocurrencies The company also made purchases of 243,519 ETH, 174,939 LTC, and other altcoins in the past month. The total… Continue reading Grayscale Invests in 35 Million XLM Amid Rising Institutional Interest in Stellar

Telos will tokenize $35 million of Croatian seafront real estate

Telos has announced that it would be working with Dapp development platform Katalyo to tokenize $35M worth of Croatian properties. Telos — one of the most active blockchains in the world in terms of transactions — said Katalyo would be issuing two tokens for each participating seaside property. One token would represent ownership of the… Continue reading Telos will tokenize $35 million of Croatian seafront real estate

Iran estimates up to 25 million coronavirus cases since outbreak; nearly doubling the total worldwide caseload: report

Fox News Flash top headlines for July 17 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani estimated that up to 25 million people in the country have been infected with coronavirus - nearly double the official worldwide tally. Despite his estimate as well as urging citizens to… Continue reading Iran estimates up to 25 million coronavirus cases since outbreak; nearly doubling the total worldwide caseload: report

Sanders, Bloomberg drop millions in North Carolina as cash-hungry Warren, Biden near the red

2020 Democrats struggling to keep pace with Bloomberg’s bankroll FOX Business’ Hillary Vaughn on the fundraising efforts of leading Democratic candidates ahead of the Nevada caucus. With less than one week until North Carolina casts its ballot on Super Tuesday, a handful of Democratic presidential candidates are flushing the state with millions of dollars in… Continue reading Sanders, Bloomberg drop millions in North Carolina as cash-hungry Warren, Biden near the red

Odell Beckham's $2 million watch flash has already paid for itself

Retired NFL players team up with Harvard to study benefits of cannabis on CTE Fox News medical correspondent Dr. Marc Siegel discusses how former NFL players are teaming up with Harvard University to research the benefits of medical marijuana in helping to treat CTE. It hasn’t even been a day but already Odell Beckham Jr.’s… Continue reading Odell Beckham's $2 million watch flash has already paid for itself

Trump mistakenly tweets millions dead in Sri Lanka explosions on Easter Sunday

Sri Lankan security personnel and investigators look through debris outside Zion Church following an explosion in Batticaloa in eastern Sri Lanka. (Photo: Lakruwan Wanniarachchi, AFP/Getty Images) In expressing his condolences to those impacted by the Sri Lanka blasts, President Donald Trump initially claimed incorrectly that millions had died in the South Asia country on Easter Sunday.  At least… Continue reading Trump mistakenly tweets millions dead in Sri Lanka explosions on Easter Sunday

Ecuador spent nearly $1 million each year to host Julian Assange

Ecuador blew through nearly a million dollars a year hosting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at its embassy in London, officials revealed Saturday. The country shelled out a total of $6.5 million on behalf of Assange, who went into hiding there in August 2012 but was dragged out and arrested on Thursday. The 47-year-old asylum seeker… Continue reading Ecuador spent nearly $1 million each year to host Julian Assange