These Songs were Banned from the Radio for the Weirdest Reasons

These Songs were Banned from the Radio for the Weirdest Reasons

June 8, 2021

For as long as recorded music has been on the radio, there have been banned songs. Sometimes, the reasoning for these bans is understandable, as the track features obscene (for the time) language to themes. However, other times, the reason behind the ban can come off nonsensical, or worse yet politically motivated. This list features every […]

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Exclusive: HUD’s Carson on False Claims Act – “The monster has been slayed”

May 31, 2021

  Just over two years ago, Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson told the crowd at the 2017 Mortgage Bankers Association Annual Conference in Denver that HUD was working with the Department of Justice to address the use of the False Claims Act to extract massive settlements out of lenders. And now, two years later, Carson […]

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The 6 Factors That Influence Exchange Rates

May 28, 2021

    Every day, close to $5 trillion of currency gets exchanged on global markets.   It’s a market that’s running continuously for 24 hours per weekday around the world – and transactions can happen using different mechanisms, such as spot transactions, outright forwards, foreign exchange swaps, currency swaps, or the use of other types […]

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15 Greatest Gold Heists of All Time

May 26, 2021

  The 15 Greatest Gold Heists of All Time Gold is valuable and extremely rare, and therefore the yellow metal is usually protected at all costs. However, there have been multiple occurrences in history where evildoers have breached security measures and bullion has fallen into the wrong hands. Today we count down the stories of […]

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Investors Fear Ethereum Price Sell-Off After PlusToken Transfers 789K ETH

Ethercoin Price Falling– Are Investors Rightfully Disillusioned?

May 24, 2021

  Ethercoin is an asset backed by the Ethereum project’s ethers, which Ethercoin developers purchased during the Ethereum presale. Assuming the developers fulfill their promise, ethercoin holders can redeem their coins at a 1:1 ratio for ethers once the Ethereum project official launches its blockchain. Since its launch, the ethercoin price has been incredibly volatile, […]

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Aging population increases energy use

Aging population increases energy use

May 19, 2021

New research links two of the biggest drivers of global change today: the population’s rapid aging and the planet’s rising heat. The research, among the first to explore how residential energy use changes over the human lifespan, finds that we use more energy as we age, that local climate changes energy-demand patterns, and that demand […]

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WSOPE round-up: Szcécsi wins his second bracelet; Deeb closes in on POY title

May 15, 2021

Another round-up from the 2018 World Series of Poker at the King’s Casino in Rozvadov as Norbert Szcécsi wins his second career bracelet, and Shaun Deeb inches closer to his Player of the Year title.  The 2018 World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) has torn through another event like a male rabbit tearing through a […]

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XCurrency's Revolutionary Privacy Advancement: Trustless Ad Hoc Mesh  Networking

XCurrency Xmixer Set to Revolutionize Trustless Mixing

May 11, 2021

  XCurrency is set to launch its eagerly awaited Rev 2 technology this week which will allow nodes to earn revenue for trustless mixing of transactions. The new technology, Xmixer, will enable the boosting of network security, scale up the processing of private transactions and provide revenue streams for users of XC.   To understand […]

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888Poker partner with WPTDeepStacks; Ganev wins 888Live London KickOff

May 9, 2021

    Two stories with 888Poker in the headline as the online poker giant agrees upon a deal with the World Poker Tour, and 888Live London Kickoff wraps up with victory for Ivelin Ganev.   A partnership between The World Poker Tour (WPT) and 888Poker will result in two new events joining the 2019 WPTDeepStacks […]

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Trump threatens to “substantially” raise tariffs

May 9, 2021

  President Donald Trump told business leaders in a speech to the Economic Club of New York on Tuesday he might not be done raising tariffs on Chinese goods. If Beijing doesn’t agree to America’s trade terms, he said, “we’re going to substantially raise those tariffs.” “They are dying to make a deal,” Trump said, […]

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