Trump executive order to punish social-media platforms is largely toothless, legal experts say

2020-05-28

President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order ostensibly to prevent online censorship, a broad government review of private companies’ activities with potentially grave consequences for social-media companies. Trump claimed in the order that social-media companies have “unchecked power” to censor and restrict speech, and “we’re fed up withRead More →

Brave Browser Launches Encrypted Video Calls Before Zoom

2020-05-28

Brave, the privacy-centric cryptocurrency-powered web browser has launched in-browser video calls featuring end-to-end encryption. The encrypted video service, dubbed ‘Brave Together’ can be used to make unlimited encrypted video calls featuring two participants. All Brave users can access the feature, with no account sign-ups needed. Brave revealed that video conferencingRead More →

Leading Australian Regulated Micro-Investing App Adds Bitcoin Option for Investors

2020-05-28

Popular demand for cryptocurrency has prompted Australia’s leading micro-investing platform Raiz (formerly Acorns) to add a bitcoin investment option. Individual investors can round up their spare change and regularly invest in a bitcoin investment portfolio. Leading Australian Micro-Investing App Now Offers Bitcoin Exposure Australia’s leading micro-investing platform Raiz announced onRead More →

Mohawk Industries: Not A Convincing Investment (NYSE:MHK)

2020-05-27

Mohawk Industries (NYSE:MHK) was already in some unstable ground before COVID-19. Particularly, 2018 and 2019 were tough years for the business and industry. Gross profit margins have been falling. Mohawk reached its highest gross margins of 32.1% in 2017. Today, they are down almost 5% to 27.8%. Since Mohawk isRead More →

Bitmain Confirms Ousting of Micree Zhan, Threatens Legal Action

2020-05-27

Mining equipment producer Bitmain has issued two concurrent statements regarding its disgraced co-founder Micree Zhan, confirming his ousting in October. The statements were posted on Bitmain’s Weibo page on May 27, both of them reiterating that Micree Zhan, the company’s former chairman and legal representative, was removed from his positionRead More →