Why Elon Musk wants you to stop relying upon cryptocurrency exchanges

Why Elon Musk wants you to stop relying upon cryptocurrency exchanges

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is not endorsing any centralised cryptocurrency exchanges. Musk, who is a staunch supporter of cryptocurrency, wants crypto holders to take custody of their ‘keys’, and not rely upon cryptocurrency exchanges such as Robinhood or Binance. This became clear after a recent Twitter spat between Musk and Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao. The … Read more

Regulate crypto to stop manipulation by Russia and China

Regulate crypto to stop manipulation by Russia and China

Former Secretary of State HIllary Clinton has said that cryptocurrency markets need stronger regulations to protect against technological manipulation by Russia, China, and others.Her comments on cryptocurrency were part of a larger segment in a Nov. 24 interview with MSNBC TV news host Rachel Maddow on the manipulation of social media platforms by certain nations. Clinton’s … Read more

Europe is learning a crucial lesson — vaccines work, but they alone won’t stop Covid now

Europe is learning a crucial lesson -- vaccines work, but they alone won't stop Covid now

Press conferences took on an almost celebratory tone as Presidents, Prime Ministers and Chancellors announced road maps away from Covid-19 restrictions, hailing their country’s uptake rates and speaking colorfully about a return to normalcy.But as another Covid-struck winter grips Europe, many of those countries are now reversing course.And Britain has endured a lengthy and stubborn … Read more

What it is, why it matters, why all the crypto people can’t stop talking about it.

What it is, why it matters, why all the crypto people can’t stop talking about it.

If you’ve been perusing cryptocurrency forums or video-game news recently—or spying everything from New York Times job listings to zany Twitter threads claiming that the traditional job interview is about to be replaced by blockchain-based “quests, adventures and courses to prove your worth”—you might have run into the term “Web3.” The term, obviously, refers to … Read more

Healthy buildings can help stop Covid-19, boost worker productivity

Healthy buildings can help stop Covid-19, boost worker productivity

Any C-suite executive looking to lure workers back into the office has likely spent more time thinking about indoor air quality and ventilation over the past year-and-a-half than at any other point in their pre-pandemic life.That’s because healthy buildings have become the latest enticement to bring employees back into the office. As people slowly return … Read more

The importance of being early to stop Covid before it stops Christmas again | Coronavirus

Borrowing from Oscar Wilde, to lose one Christmas may be regarded as a misfortune, to lose two looks like carelessness. Let’s hope the clamour from scientists and the NHS is heeded (Covid: UK faces ‘another lockdown Christmas if we don’t act soon’, 23 October).Rachel Calam Didsbury, Manchester Please don’t make the quick crossword more difficult … Read more