Tag Archives: America

Localbitcoins Trade Surges in Latin America and East Asia

The peer-to-peer (P2P) markets saw a surge in trade activity this past week, with the Localbitcoins markets of five countries posting record volume. The largest spikes were concentrated in the Latin American and Asian regions, however, the United States also posted its strongest monthly P2P volume since April 2018. Also Read: Nasdaq Stock Exchange to Start Offering BTC and ETH Indices ...

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Lexus, Toyota, Porsche top list of most reliable cars in America, J.D. Power says

Toyota's luxury Lexus brand took the top slot in the 2019 J.D. Power U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study for the eighth straight year.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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‘Be a man’: What does that mean in modern America?

Almost a decade ago, when Timothy Malefyt was doing research on the nitty-gritties of masculinity for his client Gillette, he and his small team of corporate anthropologists observed what they considered to be a “paradoxical” set of masculine values among NASCAR fans. On the one hand, there was a lot of drinking, bawdy jokes, and loud behavior among the men ...

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Can Canada lead on Latin America? Venezuela poses a test.

As Canada hosts an international meeting Monday aimed at ending the presidency of Venezuela’s embattled Nicolás Maduro, it faces charges in both Venezuela and at home that it’s acting as a lackey of the United States. When opposition leader Juan Guaidó declared himself the interim president of Venezuela last week, with the country mired in humanitarian crisis, the US immediately recognized him ...

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Why Guatemala’s 180 on corruption matters for Central America

A constitutional and political crisis has been averted – temporarily, at least – in Guatemala this week, after the Constitutional Court ruled that President Jimmy Morales could not unilaterally expel an international investigative body focused on fighting corruption. Mr. Morales previously has attempted to muzzle CICIG, as the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala is known. Yahoo News – Latest News ...

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One man's mission to revitalize small-town America

“The city did not need a short-term, band-aid solution list or lackluster plan,” says Daniel Stevenson, who previously served as Biddeford’s economic development director. Community leaders decided to partner with the Orton Family Foundation, a nonprofit based in Vermont whose aim is to help towns and small cities become healthier and more economically vibrant. With some 35 neighborhood meetings and ...

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Bank of America Files for Blockchain ATM as a Service Patent

Bank of America may be eyeing ATM as a Service solutions powered by blockchain tech, according to a newly revealed patent application. CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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Bank of America Reveals New Blockchain Patent Targeting Cash Handling

n Bank of America targets cash handling in its latest blockchain patentn CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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