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More Momo in Crypto as Citi and Goldman Pile In (CAN, RIOT, ISWH, MARA)

As we have noted, the argument for or against Bitcoin comes down to future prospects for legitimacy as a currency system. The “store of value”, “speculative asset”, and “diversification” arguments are all second-order pathways contingent upon its ability to establish itself as a legitimate, mainstream medium of exchange with widespread network-effect legitimacy. But, ironically, that […]

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Experiences A Significant Decline In Oil Reserves

In 1999, Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) struck a merger with Mobil, and it foresaw the move as a game-changer in its business. Fast-forward to 2020, the narrative changed. The business reported a significant drop in its oil reserves, terming it the lowest notch since it merged with Mobil. Explaining the decline Exxon believes that the […]

The Real Meaning of the Crypto Investment Boom (HVBTF, RIOT, ISWH, SOS)

Bitcoin. Is it “the new gold”? Is it a store of value? Is it a functional medium of exchange? Is it a digital collectible? Everyone has an opinion on the cryptocurrency world at this point, which makes the current boom very different from the one we saw several years ago. The other very important difference […]

Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR) Extends Partnership With bp (NYSE:BP) To Help It Become Net Zero By 2050

Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR) has extended its partnership with bp (NYSE:BP) to support the oil and gas company in its goal of becoming a net-zero company by 2050 or early and ultimately get the world to net zero. Palantir extends agreement with bp Following the extension of the agreement, Palantir will offer bp its software […]

Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) Demands Transparency From RTX 30-Series Laptop Makers

Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) sowed confusion when it unveiled the RTX 30 laptop graphics. They didn’t have labels distinguishing efficient (Max-Q) from the Full-performance GPUs thus making it possible for gaming laptops with lower spec but full-power chip to outperform power-constrained top-end components. Nvidia wants transparency with the latest chips The company is now rectifying the […]

Pot Stocks Continue to Lead the Market Higher (TCNNF, MEDH, SNDL)

For many investment themes, 2020 was scary, and then 2021 said, “Hold my beer.” But, while early year results have so far failed to live up to high vaccine-driven expectations, some areas of the market are powering ahead. One of the most prolific performers is the cannabis space, where its lead ETF, the ETFMG Alternative […]

The Bitcoin Boom and What to Do About It (MARA, HVBTF, ISWH, RIOT)

The rapid rise of Bitcoin has been extraordinary – or “crazy” (if you haven’t been involved). It really depends on your point of view. The simple fact is: Bitcoin is now unquestionably the hottest market on the planet. A bit part of this is scarcity value as investors search for a store of value to […]

Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) Cuts Dreamliner Output AS International Travel Remains Suppressed, Focuses On Debt Repayment

Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) continues to face financial stress amid the pandemic and now the company has said it will cut its 787 Dreamliner output by mid-2021. Greg Smith the company’s CFO said that the company trims output to five planes per month from six as previously planned as travel demand continues to suffer. International travel […]

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) Unveils Cloud Tools Accelerating Adoption Of Cloud

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) recently unveiled cloud-based data analytics tools Azure Synapse Analytics and Azure Purview, focusing on enterprise data storage. The tools aim to give customers analytics power over data anywhere in the organization to free manpower to focus on data infrastructure management. Microsoft’s new tools driving cloud adoption Azure purview is a governance tool […]

Four Interesting Crypto Stocks as Bitcoin Ramps (RIOT, MARA, ISWH, PYPL)

For those interested in currency-based hedges with big upside potential, there are two games in town: Gold and Bitcoin. Gold is an $11 trillion market, while Bitcoin is just a $300 billion market. But the baton is passing from the former to the latter as Bitcoin becomes increasingly established. This, like so many areas of […]

Microsoft Corp’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) “Productivity Score” Is A workplace Surveillance Tool, Says Privacy Campaigner

Microsoft Corp’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) new “Productivity Score” technology has been criticized for enabling employee surveillance in the workplace. The tool allows employers to measure how employees use chat, email, and other digital tools. Productivity score criticized for being a surveillance tool According to privacy campaigners, this is a new way of workplace surveillance because it allows […]

Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) Launches Iron Ore Spot Sales On WeChat In Chinese Yuan

Brazilian Mining Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Beijing Iron Ore Trading Corporation (COREX), showing its interest to launch iron ore spot trading on WeChat. The first joint action will be launching a Yuan-priced platform in early next year to facilitate transactions. Vale launch e-trading of iron ore on WeChat […]

Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Introduces New Policy Change To Unlimited Cap Google Photo Storage At 15GB

Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) will from next year start charging for Google Photos storage after exceeding 15GB on the account. The company has offered free unlimited photo backups for the past five years at a high quality, but from June 1, 2021 users will have to pay for additional photo storage on Google One if they want […]

AT&T (NYSE:T) Unveils Discounted Wireless Data Plans For Students And Free Service For Teachers

AT&T (NYSE:T) is offering over 17 million students discounted wireless data plans to help in closing the digital divide in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic that has made learning from home a norm. AT&T offering affordable data plans supporting learning from home The company will offer free wireless data service to teachers, including free […]