‘No One Uses It’ — Bitcoin a Speculative Asset Like Gold
Business & Trade

‘No One Uses It’ — Bitcoin a Speculative Asset Like Gold

The Chairperson of the US Federal Reserve has stated that cryptocurrency, if adopted across the globe, would eliminate the requirement of a reserve currency altogether. Before the Senate Banking Committee, on the 11th of July, Jerome Powell analyzed the cryptocurrency system and said that its global prevalence surely would decline the requirement to maintain reserves which […]

Space Age Bitcoin mining on an Apollo AGC
Crypto

Space Age Bitcoin mining on an Apollo AGC

An Apollo Guidance Computer, which helped in guiding Man to take his first steps onto the moon 50 years ago may come in handy once again! The working AGC has been repaired and restored to its former glory by Ken Shirrif and his team, and is now ready to work as a mining rig for […]

Housing-market distress is at its lowest in at least 20 years — can it hold?
Real Estate

Housing-market distress is at its lowest in at least 20 years — can it hold?

Since the housing crisis has been thwarted, lending and regulatory authorities have been hard on their associates so as to never recreate a situation of the likes of what has ensued in mid last decade. This has made it so the environment for borrowing has flourished and housing market observers have termed this scenario too […]

Cannabis Law Reform Gains Momentum In Congress
Law & Order

Cannabis Law Reform Gains Momentum In Congress

The congressional hearing on marijuana law reform, the first of its kind, at the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security was convened on the 10th of July. The debate was held to discuss alteration of federal laws on cannabis. The majority seems to think that the need for reforming cannabis law is here, […]

The United States and Thailand Have Become Leaders In Booking Hotels For Cryptocurrency
Crypto

The United States and Thailand Have Become Leaders In Booking Hotels For Cryptocurrency

The blockchain platform for booking hotels, Travala, on July 10th published the results of the previous month. As per the reports, in Thailand and USA housing is more frequently booking by using the cryptocurrency. As per the information was given by Travala, the previous month the home reservation for cryptocurrency took place in the United […]

Weekly mortgage applications fall 2.4% as consumers shrug off low rates
Real Estate

Weekly mortgage applications fall 2.4% as consumers shrug off low rates

For the previous several weeks, mortgage demand has been more than muted even as prices sit near two year lows. According to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted index, the mortgage application volume dropped 2.4% for the last week. The volume was higher up to 34% as compared with the similar week one year ago […]

Judge Rejects Justice Department Request to Change Lawyers on Census Case
Law & Order

Judge Rejects Justice Department Request to Change Lawyers on Census Case

On Tuesday, a federal judge in New York rejected the request of Justice Department to change its legal team midway through a case challenging the efforts of administration of Trump to add a citizenship question to the year of 2020 census.  The stridently worded order, by District Judge Jesse M. Furman of United States might […]

Federal appeals court rejects Maryland, D.C. lawsuit over President Donald Trump's business
Business & Trade

Federal appeals court rejects Maryland, D.C. lawsuit over President Donald Trump’s business

On Wednesday, a federal appeals court rejected a court case from the District of Columbia and Maryland that alleged Donald Trump violated the Constitution by benefiting from his business as in the office. The case filed by D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh argued that Trump broke the seldom-tested requirements […]

Cuomo signs law allowing New York to hand over Trump's taxes
Law & Order

Cuomo signs law allowing New York to hand over Trump’s taxes

On Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law and authorizes the release of state tax returns to a handful of committees of congress, opening a new way for Democrats to get their hands on some of Donald Trump’s strongly guarded finances. Cuomo said in a release that, ‘Tax secrecy is dominant – the exception being […]

In Dallas’ ‘Outer Ring’, Real Estate Deals Abound
Real Estate

In Dallas’ ‘Outer Ring’, Real Estate Deals Abound

“Outer ring” is called by them. That otherworldy name refers to a compilation of far-flung previous prairie towns surrounding Dallas, which are quickly morphing into exurban boom towns made up of comparatively reasonably priced homes. The ring extends from Tarrant County along the Chisholm Trail Parkway, by Kaufman and Collin all along Highway 380. It […]