Why Ethereum needs better compatibility, explained

5. The issue can be solved by a new standard based on WebAssembly (Wasm) that addresses this bottleneck in rolling out decentralized apps (dApps). But Wasm isn’t recognized by Ethereum. As mentioned, Wasm is faster than JavaScript development, and the new method is supported by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and is already used… Continue reading Why Ethereum needs better compatibility, explained

Afghanistan: UK needs to engage with Taliban given ‘new reality’, says Dominic Raab

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has highlighted the importance of engaging with the Taliban as he acknowledged the need “to face up to the new reality in Afghanistan”. While not recognising the militant group as the government in Kabul, the cabinet minister pointed to the necessity of having “a direct line of communication” to discuss a… Continue reading Afghanistan: UK needs to engage with Taliban given ‘new reality’, says Dominic Raab

Melbourne needs to lift its architecture game

Melbourne is Australia’s most interesting city for architecture and design. Beginning with the good bones provided by the Hoddle Grid, Melbourne has added some amazing buildings over the decades. The city has also produced some brilliant home-grown local architects and has a distinctive design culture, without the overreliance on international “starchitects” like Sydney. Melbourne’s skyline… Continue reading Melbourne needs to lift its architecture game

Why America needs to ban critical race theory in schools

More On: critical race theory Largest US teachers union vows to ‘fight back’ against Critical Race Theory critics Virginia school board spent $34K for coaching on critical race theory Justice Thomas’ Pot Rebuke and other commentary Biden’s race training for federal workers is designed to humiliate whites As we mark the 245th anniversary of American… Continue reading Why America needs to ban critical race theory in schools

UK electric car industry needs more battery factories, says SMMT

Auto industry body says policy could create 40,000 new, well-paid and high-skilled jobs Last modified on Tue 29 Jun 2021 04.53 EDT A series of “gigafactories’” producing electric car batteries must be built in the UK to secure the future of the country’s automotive industry, according to a new report by the sector’s trade body.… Continue reading UK electric car industry needs more battery factories, says SMMT

Big Tech needs more competition to 'diversify' social media: Rep. Buck

Facebook, Big Tech needs competitors to ‘diversify’ social media platforms: Rep. Buck Colorado Rep. Ken Buck argues new social media platforms should be created to encourage diversity of viewpoints and competition Rep. Ken Buck, R-Colo., joined “Fox News Live” Sunday and proposed that more competitors need to enter the Big Tech market. Buck opposed government… Continue reading Big Tech needs more competition to 'diversify' social media: Rep. Buck

DeFi needs regulatory clarity to interface with ‘real-world’ finance, experts say

Rune Christensen, founder and CEO of DeFi bluechip MakerDAO, says the decentralized finance space is set to move from its current isolated bubble phase toward more integration with the broader financial landscape. Christensen made this known during Tuesday’s plenary session “Behind the Decentralized Finance Hype” at the ongoing Global Technology Governance Summit organized by the… Continue reading DeFi needs regulatory clarity to interface with ‘real-world’ finance, experts say

Bitcoin Needs 500 Large Users Holding 1k+ BTC to Reach $140k – Analyst

In brief: According to Timothy Peterson, large Bitcoin holders could push BTC to higher levels A 10% increment in large holders (1k+ BTC) could increase Bitcoin’s value by 200% An increment of 500 of such large users would send Bitcoin to $140k With Tesla buying Bitcoin worth $1.5 Billion, BTC reaching $140k is a matter… Continue reading Bitcoin Needs 500 Large Users Holding 1k+ BTC to Reach $140k – Analyst

Biden needs to think bigger on vaccines — D-Day bigger

More On: COVID vaccine Beware: New York really makes you jump through hoops to get COVID vaccine Pharmacist who tried to sabotage 570 doses of COVID vax faces 9 months in jail I’ll be vaxxed: Arnold Schwarzenegger gets COVID shot Vatican starts vaccinating Rome’s homeless against COVID-19 As the novel coronavirus mutates, it’s becoming more… Continue reading Biden needs to think bigger on vaccines — D-Day bigger

Nancy Pelosi ‘needs to be REPLACED as Speaker’ – but there could be a Dem power vacuum, AOC says

NANCY Pelosi "needs to be replaced as House Speaker" – but there could be a Democratic power vacuum, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said. AOC made the comments during a podcast interview with "The Intercept," that aired on Thursday. "I do think we need new leadership in the Democratic Party," Ocasio-Cortez said. "I think one of the things… Continue reading Nancy Pelosi ‘needs to be REPLACED as Speaker’ – but there could be a Dem power vacuum, AOC says

US, China trade needs to be re-examined, Gordon Chang argues

US needs to re-examine all trade with China: Gordon Chang ‘The Coming Collapse of China’ author Gordon Chang argues the Trump Administration’s move to ban cotton imports from a powerful Chinese quasi-military organization will have an ‘enormous effect’ on U.S. apparel. The United States needs to “have a re-examination of all trade with China because… Continue reading US, China trade needs to be re-examined, Gordon Chang argues

Filecoin hype needs to die down, here’s why

There is a new coin creating hype in the market, but it isn’t that new. Filecoin, a decentralized data housing platform secured millions of dollars via its initial coin offering [ICO] in 2017. Despite being based on Ethereum, the FIL token has its own blockchain and launched it in phases leading to a mainnet launch.… Continue reading Filecoin hype needs to die down, here’s why

Earth needs Bitcoin as economy hits ‘debt saturation point’ — Keiser

The world now has so much debt that, for the first time ever, it is impossible to add more, says Max Keiser. On the latest edition of his Keiser Report TV show on Sep. 22, the RT host warned that central banks were responsible for global debt reaching a new “inflection point.” Keiser on debt:… Continue reading Earth needs Bitcoin as economy hits ‘debt saturation point’ — Keiser

Joe Biden needs to convince America he can run an economy

Joe Biden is riding high in the polls with 10 weeks to go before the US election – but one number will furrow brows in his camp more than any other. Donald Trump is given a big thumbs-down on his handling of COVID-19, foreign policy, the direction of the country and overall job approval. But… Continue reading Joe Biden needs to convince America he can run an economy

DeFi User Base Needs to Be More Decentralized, Says Former ConsenSys Exec

At a Kraken-hosted webinar titled “DeFi-ing expectations: the future of Ethereum,” panelists discussed the rise of decentralized finance, its defining features and how to measure its success. The webinar was held on July 31 and featured known DeFi influencers Anthony Sassano, co-founder of EthHub.io, Ryan Sean Adams, founder of Mythos Capital, Andrew Keys, managing partner… Continue reading DeFi User Base Needs to Be More Decentralized, Says Former ConsenSys Exec

Tesla needs to prove its worth after electrifying stock-price surge

‘Profitability is the key’ for Tesla earnings report: Analyst Wedbush managing director Dan Ives offers insights on investing ahead of earnings reports for Tesla and other technology companies. Tesla will try to live up to its lofty stock-market valuation when the company reports its second-quarter results after Wednesday’s closing bell. Continue Reading Below Shares of… Continue reading Tesla needs to prove its worth after electrifying stock-price surge

Iran Needs to Take Bitcoin Seriously, Says Lawmaker | BTCMANAGER

An Iranian lawmaker is advising the government to actively control the development of the local Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto industry.  Bitcoin Could be Beneficial for Iran According to Tasnim News Agency, Mohammad Hossein Farhangi, a member of Iran’s Parliament says the country’s government needs to move forward with developing its emerging crypto market. Speaking on… Continue reading Iran Needs to Take Bitcoin Seriously, Says Lawmaker | BTCMANAGER

Matt Hancock needs to stop pretending his coronavirus testing strategy is anything but a fiasco – The Sun

Stop spinning WE sympathise with Matt Hancock, the Health Secretary unenviably copping the flak for every Covid setback. But he has to stop spinning and be honest. Let us say first, though, that he is right to rejoice that the NHS and its increased capacity has coped so far with this catastrophe. And that the… Continue reading Matt Hancock needs to stop pretending his coronavirus testing strategy is anything but a fiasco – The Sun

Washington needs to do more to help small businesses during coronavirus pandemic

Washington is finally beginning to get it. The Federal Reserve has put forth bold initiatives, and followed up with action. The Treasury and the administration have also devised creative plans to go along with the Fed’s actions — and separately helped to develop a robust economic “time-out” package sufficient to help stabilize the economy for… Continue reading Washington needs to do more to help small businesses during coronavirus pandemic

Andrew Yang: The U.S. Needs Clearer Crypto Regulations  | BTCMANAGER

U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Yang has once again reiterated the need for clear-cut crypto regulations in the U.S. characterizing attempts to stifle Bitcoin (BTC) as futile. Yang Calls for U.S. Crypto Regulations Speaking to Bloomberg on Wednesday (January 29, 2020), Yang declared that the country needed to come up with a clearly defined regulatory… Continue reading Andrew Yang: The U.S. Needs Clearer Crypto Regulations  | BTCMANAGER

ICE director: De Blasio needs to ‘own’ elderly woman’s murder

The nation’s top immigration official said Friday that Mayor Bill de Blasio needs to “own” the death of a 92-year-old Queens woman allegedly killed as a result of his “sanctuary city” policy. “The policies of the mayor make this city less safe,” said acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Matthew Albence. “If you’re going to… Continue reading ICE director: De Blasio needs to ‘own’ elderly woman’s murder

Ethereum Needs to Break Past This Level to Kill Macro Downtrend

For months and months, Ethereum (ETH) has been in the trenches of a bear trend. Even in 2019, when global markets saw near-record gains and Bitcoin gained 90% in 12 months, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization posted a loss, managing to underperform effectively everything. And since peaking near $1,400 at the start of the… Continue reading Ethereum Needs to Break Past This Level to Kill Macro Downtrend

Sen. Tim Kaine: Congress needs to show some courage, follow the Constitution and vote on war with Iran

Iran pledges to kick all US forces out of Middle East as ‘final answer’ to Soleimani strike Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani issues a warning on Twitter hours after launching missiles at U.S. forces in Iraq. If we go to war with Iran, American men and women will likely be killed or injured. Some will see… Continue reading Sen. Tim Kaine: Congress needs to show some courage, follow the Constitution and vote on war with Iran