Via Sky Financial News eSports is gaining some ink time and garnering some interesting eyes. Success and notoriety seem to walk hand in hand. Success seen in the Polish town of Katowice (population 294,000) has gained some notice. Why you ask? The old coal mining town needed some stimulus to wake up their economy. A few years ago, the town fathers took a risk to become … [Read more...] about The Race is On
In the world of video content, consolidation over the last few years has been the order of the day. With the relatively recent success of the likes of Netflix, the subscription-based streaming industry is booming. Content owners such as Fox, Disney and MGM have begun to roll out their own streaming services. Certainly, the Disney people know how to manage their intellectual … [Read more...] about Disney reports underwhelming Q4 results – $DIS
For years doctors could only listen to the sound of your heart with a stethoscope to determine it was functioning well and even today doctors are often pictured with a stethoscope around their neck. In fact, 30-40 years ago ultrasound was introduced to look at the function of the heart and today every cardiologist has a 2D ultrasound machine and uses it many times a day. Like … [Read more...] about Is your Heart Sound and Sounding Fine?
Bitcoin – the world‘s largest cryptocurrency – has reached a staggering 35% loss in the past seven days. It reached $3,447.58 on Sunday, per Coindesk. This is the lowest value the it‘s held since September 2017. The 35% drop marks the largest one-week drop in five years and a half. The last time it went through a similar patch was in April 2013. After falling off from the … [Read more...] about Crypto News – Bitcoin reaching record-setting drop to close off 2018
A BNN Bloomberg independent survey reveals that several cannabis company CEOs don‘t consume the products they‘re pushing. The survey pooled 29 US and Canadian cannabis CEOs out of companies of all sizes. From that total, 17 execs confirmed they consume pot recreationally or for medical purposes – while 6 said that they don‘t use the plant at all. 6 chiefs declined to answer – … [Read more...] about Buy what you’re selling? Some MJ CEOs don‘t use their own products.