Microsoft’s Blockchain Obsession, Including ID Push, Is Good for Bitcoin

By CCN: Does Microsoft consider blockchain to be the strongest technology in the world? Who knows, but they sure seem to recognize its growing mainstream status and view it as a potential moneymaker. The company recently announced that it would be building a decentralized identity (DID) network on top of the Bitcoin blockchain, the oldest …

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 …

Bill Nye’s Lying Pants, Not the Planet, Are on ‘F***ing Fire’

By CCN: On Sunday’s episode of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”, Bill Nye The Science Guy sat down to lecture America about climate change and cuss a lot. The kid’s science show host has a very important and very scientific-sounding message for you: “The planet’s on f***ing fire.” In a segment about Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s …

Dubai Bitcoin Exchange BitOasis Wins Preliminary License in Middle East First

By CCN: The United Arab Emirates has granted crypto exchange BitOasis a preliminary license which allows it to operate a digital asset wallet and a trading platform in the region. According to Dubai-based BitOasis, this will make the firm Middle East’s first regulated bitcoin exchange. The preliminary license was granted by the Financial Services Regulatory …

I HEAR Dead People! Will ‘Sixth Sense’ Gaffe Sink Joe Biden?

By CCN: The non-stop cringe parade that is the Joe Biden presidential campaign took another embarrassing turn at a recent fundraiser when in true “Sixth Sense” fashion the former vice president accidentally revealed that he not only sees dead people but talks to them too. Joe Biden: Margaret Thatcher Told Me She Doesn’t Like Trump …

Ilhan Omar Boasts She’s Trump’s ‘Nemesis’ in Cringeworthy Rant

By CCN: First-year congresswoman Ilhan Omar boasts that she’s already President Trump’s number-one “nemesis.” Why? Because she’s a black woman who has no qualms about flouting our nation’s immigration laws. Writing on Twitter, she said: “This is a president who has come to power vilifying and demonizing immigrants and refugees. He proudly said we should …

‘Bitcoin Jesus’ Preaches Libertarian Gospel of Crypto & Crack Cocaine

By CCN: Roger Ver took to YouTube to read another letter from Ross Ulbricht, creator of the first darknet market using Bitcoin. The libertarian idealist used the opportunity to rail against the war on drugs. Roger Ver Reads Letter from Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Roger Ver – once nicknamed “Bitcoin Jesus” for his rabid …

Massive Bitcoin Price Rally Awaits Shorts’ Trigger Beyond Fresh 2019 High

By CCN: In the past month, the bitcoin price has climbed 23 percent against the U.S. dollar in major markets, recording nearly a 70 percent year-to-date (YTD) gain. The bitcoin price is up by more than 23 percent in the past month (source: coinmarketcap.com) The bitcoin price has almost fully recovered to November 2018 levels …

Bitcoin-Bashing Democrat Calls for Blanket Ban on Cryptocurrencies

By CCN: Bitcoin-bashing Democrat Congressman Brad Sherman is urging his colleagues to pass a law that would ban cryptocurrencies in the United States. “I look for colleagues to join with me in introducing a bill to outlaw cryptocurrency purchases by Americans, so that we nip this in the bud.” Congressman Sherman, who’s from California, made …