Monthly Archives: August 2021

Blockchain.com gets license in Florida and starts hiring

Blockchain.com, a cryptocurrency trading site, can now be legally used by residents of Florida. Blockchain.com At least three cryptocurrency exchanges are now available to residents of Florida – the latest is a London-based $ 5 billion exchange that is currently recruiting for dozens of jobs in Miami. Blockchain.com announced on Tuesday that it has received approval for a state money ...

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Three Argonne projects receive DOE funding | Business | August 2021

LEMONT, Illinois, August 25, 2021 – Three Argonne National Laboratory projects have received funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to lay the groundwork for breakthroughs in quantum information science. The awards are part of a $ 61 million investment in quantum science and engineering. QUEEN-M Using resources from the Center for Nanoscale Materials (CNM) in Argonne, a team of ...

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WI vs Pak 2nd test

New West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite laments team lack of ‘consistency’ as series ends 1-1 Pakistani captain Babar Azam said he was always confident in making “bold decisions” as he trusted his bowlers to take the 10 wickets of the West Indies in the second round. Pakistan placed 329 hosts in the second test at Sabina Park, giving themselves a ...

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Senators question funding for AI-powered policing technology

ShotSpotter technologies at a Strategic Decision Support Center at the 11th District Headquarters of the Chicago Police Department on February 8, 2017. Erin Hooley / Chicago Tribune via AP, FILE CHICAGO (AP) – A Democratic senator has said the US Department of Justice must determine whether the algorithmic-based police technologies it funds contribute to racial bias in law enforcement and ...

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Panama’s July bunker sales increase 12.4% year-on-year

Demand for bunkers in Panama soared last month. Image credit: Ship and cargo hold / Data credit: AMP Bunker request in Panama climbed on both an annual and monthly basis in July. Total sales reached 378 710 mt last month, according to preliminary data from Panama Maritime Authority (AMP), recovering from an 11-month low in June. The total increased by ...

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Liberty Financial is helping businesses get ahead of this news

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – It’s hard to stand out in today’s competitive market, but there are ways for business owners to get ahead. The start of a new fiscal year is a great opportunity to reassess business goals and take a closer look at the company’s finances. A Commercial loan can provide the funds a business ...

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Oregon Insight: How Families Spent Their First Child Tax Credit Payments

Here’s the Oregonian’s weekly look at the numbers behind the state’s economy. See past payments here. Millions of US households, including more than 600,000 Oregon families, received payments last month thanks to an extension of the federal child tax credit. President Joe Biden’s $ 1.9 trillion coronavirus relief program has inflated the value of credit for most families, but it ...

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To buy now, pay later, investors need to look for the best deals

Square has bet the future of “buy now, pay later” on Afterpay, buying it for $ 29 billion. Investors should spread their tokens around. The deal sparked a wave of purchases not only in online payment carts, but also in the stock market. Shares of other so-called BNPL players, including Affirm Holdings and Zip Co., surged after the deal despite ...

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