Google Searches Scream ‘FOMO!’ as Bitcoin Tops $8,350

By CCN: Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, once gave some investing advice that is incredibly timely now that bitcoin (BTC/USD) skyrocketed to a fresh 2019 high of $8,350 on Coinbase: “To be a successful investor, you must divorce yourself from the fears and greed of the people around you.” The unexpected rally may not …

Bitcoin Price Won’t Do Diddly Squat Until This Graph Reverses

Public curiosity about cryptocurrency and bitcoin has declined bigly over the last year. Google Trends search interest over time for “cryptocurrency,” “bitcoin,” and “bitcoin price” queries is respectively 26%, 36%, and 29% of what it was last March. Google doesn’t publish the number of searches, but that is a massive drop off from whatever number …

Liberals Love Immigration Unless Google or Amazon Wants to Move to Their Neighborhood

Why does the media keep reporting on Amazon, Google, and other tech giants building new offices and data centers as if their desire to expand is an affront to basic human decency? This article by Elizabeth Dwoskin at the Washington Post covers Google’s expansion into a new data center near Dallas, TX as if the …

Why Developers Need to Stop Trying to Build a ‘Better Bitcoin’

When will people finally learn that they’re never going to build a cryptocurrency that is a “better Bitcoin?” | Source: Shutterstock By CCN.com: MIT researchers have designed a new cryptocurrency, Vault, to make it easier for new users to join the network by reducing the bandwidth for starting a new node by 99% over Bitcoin. Shocker (Not): …

IBM Smashes Analyst Estimates, But Can it Catch Cloud Rivals Amazon & Google?

IBM smashed analysts’ earning estimates, but will it be able to catch rivals Amazon and Google for the cloud computing throne? | Source: Shutterstock By CCN.com: Remember when IBM was the technology trailblazer? It seemed every innovation out of Big Blue took off, leaving any other company that dared to compete in the dust. Well, …