DST Global Denies Bitmain IPO Investment Few Days After SoftBank, Tencent’s Involvement Called Into Question

DST Global has denied involvement in crypto mining giant Bitmain’s IPO in an email to Cointelegraph, just days after SoftBank did the same. Investment firm DST Global has confirmed that it “has never invested” into the cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain’s pre-IPO in an email to Cointelegraph August 21. Cointelegraph received an anonymous tip today, claiming…

Major Players Use Blockchain to Streamline Agribusiness’ Creaking Supply Chain

Transparency, traceablity and everything else blockchain could provide for the agriculture. Agriculture is proving to be one of the most promising sectors for the growth and implementation of blockchain technologies. The mammoth industry suffers from a number of endemic issues. Agricultural trade relies on complex relationships between farmers and retailers, as well as convoluted supply…

Bets Against Bitcoin’s Price Are Nearing Record Highs

BTC/USD shorts on Bitfinex are nearing record highs, leaving many to wonder if a short squeeze will occur like it did when the prior mark was set. Source: https://media.coindesk.com/uploads/2017/05/cropped-coindesk-new-favicon-32x32.png / Author: Sam Ouimet

Markets Update: BTC Shorts Approach Record Highs This Week

Cryptocurrency markets have been consolidating after a few volatile spikes and subsequent dumps over the last few weeks. Now a lot of crypto-traders are uncertain what will happen next, but quite a lot of people are showing pessimism by betting against cryptocurrencies like BTC with short positions. At the moment, BTC/USD short positions on Bitfinex…

Network Incompatibility Discussed After Bitcoin ABC Launches Latest Version

On August 20, 2018, maintainers of the most used full node BCH client have announced the release of Bitcoin ABC version 0.18.0. The version release follows the recent announcement from the firm Nchain, who recently revealed they were launching a client called Bitcoin SV, but with completely different upgrade features. Also read: Fivebucks.com: Meet the Freelancer’s…

Why are the Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues?

Why are Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues? - this is one of the most common questions you will hear within art history’s circles. Is it just a coincidence, or could it possibly be a conspiracy? Natural Erosion Has Played a Role Several archaeologists have suggested erosion could be one of the main reasons…

Murals and Illustrations Co-Created by Sandy & Steve Pell

Murals and Illustrations Co-Created by Sandy & Steve Pell. They are known as Pellvetica from Vancouver, British Columbia, and they are creative duo specialising in graphic design. “ As experienced artists and designers, we combine our visual style, theories and techniques to create beautiful illustrations, murals and graphic design projects”.    

Check This Nice Doodle by Architects, Wan Izat

Nice Doodle by Architects   Wan Izat is a Malaysian-born University of Adelaide graduate in architecture. He likes to think he is a busy man but you can often find him binge-watching TV series and movies. “A man has many names. However, I prefer to be called Izat among six other words in my full…

Orangutan Saws A Tree In The Wild

BBC's new program, Spy in the Wild, aims to discover how animals will react to things they might not normally find in their natural habitat. Watch what happens when this orangutan finds a saw, despite never having seen or used one before in her life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vssqb-0i2-A If you liked the article ⋆Orangutan Saws A Tree In…

Pictures of Glowing Flowers Under UV Light

Glowing Flowers ? Craig Burrows is an ingenious photographer. He imagined to let the plants and flowers fluorescence. He uses a unknown photography technique called UVIVF (ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence). Usually, UVs don’t appear on the pictures taken in the dark. But, the artist photograph with 365nm LED light that is passed through a filter to…

Classical Art Inspired Tattoos That Will Blow Your Mind

Lots of people who dislike tattoos brand them unclassy. Of course, this is all dependent on what the person chooses to get tattooed, surely? If a person decides to get a curse word stretched across their forehead, then yes, we would agree. However, we think some tattoos can be super elegant! Here we have an…

What Dogs See When They Watch Television

What Dogs See When They Watch Television - Dog owners often notice their pets watching televisions, computer screens and tablets. But what is going on in their pooch’s head? Indeed, by tracking their vision using similar methods used on humans, research has found that domestic dogs do prefer certain images and videos. This research indicates…

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