Australian runner aims for world record with 150 marathons in 150 days | CNN

CNN — Australian Erchana Murray-Bartlett completed 150 marathons in 150 days, running 6,300 kilometers (3,900 miles) from the country’s northern tip to the southern city of Melbourne in what could be a new world record. The 32-year-old runner crossed the finish line on Monday after a feat that, if confirmed, will beat the previous world … Read more

Bitcoin short-term holders in profit as the ratio reaches to two-year high

Bitcoin (BTC) rose from $16,500 to the current price of $21,130 in the first 17 days of 2023. While investors might be excited about the recent bullish momentum, the on-chain intelligence platform Santiment expects a “short-term price reversion.” Per Santiment, as the macroeconomic situation still shows signs of fluctuation, investors must be cautious about cryptocurrencies … Read more

Bank of England governor questions need for digital pound

Andrew Bailey, the Bank of England (BoE) governor, expressed skepticism on the need for a digital pound shortly after finance ministers from eurozone countries backed further work on a digital euro. The BoE governor recently questioned the need for a wholesale central bank digital currency (CBDC) citing that there already is a “wholesale central bank … Read more

Top business leaders discuss financial innovation at the World Economic Forum

[The stream is slated to start at 2:30 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Moderated by CNBC’s Steve Sedgwick, top business leaders discuss at Davos, Switzerland, how financial actors respond to ongoing disruptions while keeping pace with technological advancement. Joining CNBC is Ronald P. … Read more

Will Stellar Lumens [XLM] have a decent pullback before pumping toward the $0.1 mark? Decoding…

Disclaimer: The information presented does not constitute financial, investment, trading, or other types of advice and is solely the writer’s opinion. The market structure was strongly bullish on the higher timeframes. A fair value gap lay below and above the price. Bitcoin [BTC] trended upward throughout the past week and ran as high as $21.5k … Read more

Putting carbon credits on blockchain won’t solve the problem alone: Davos

Simply trading carbon credits, on the blockchain or otherwise, won’t solve a lot for the environment as companies must understand why they’re using them and how to make a real impact, carbon blockchain executives argue. During a panel session in Davos, Switzerland, moderated by Cointelegraph’s editor-in-chief Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr on Jan. 16, several executives from … Read more

Is proof-of-reserve a hoax? Everything you need to know

As a result of the failure of powerful platforms like FTX, Celsius, BlockFi, Voyager Digital, and Hodlnaut, a fair amount of skepticism toward centralized custodians has developed. The companies still running and handling withdrawals face an uphill battle to regain their customers’ faith and prevent a mass exodus of users. Because of these apparent flaws, … Read more

17 Best Performances of 2022, Ranked

2022 had a great variety of films, and there were thus a wide range of performances. The horror genre continues to expand, with important actors delivering performances which transcend the genre to receive universal critical acclaim, from Ethan Hawke in The Black Phone to Tilda Swinton in The Eternal Daughter. The boundaries between international performances … Read more

Watch the Trailer for The Mandalorian Season 3

The Mandalorian season 3 trailer is here, ahead of its March 1 release. The latest season in the Star Wars franchise returns after a two-year hiatus, and picks up right after The Book of Boba Fett, where our lead bounty hunter Din Djarin (Pedro Pascal) and budding Jedi warrior Grogu/Baby Yoda reunited. Understandably, the new … Read more

Analyzing Shiba Inu’s legitimacy after the launch of Layer 2 solution

Shiba Inu announced the Layer 2 solution Shibarium. Shibarium aimed to legitimize SHIB and boost DeFi growth, but faced short-term skepticism. As per an announcement on 16 January, Shiba Inu’s [SHIB] would soon launch their own Layer 2 solution, called Shibarium. This move by Shiba Inu is significant for the project as it aims to … Read more

Indian Game Firms Ask MeitY to Distinguish Between RMG, Video Games

Over 40 notable Indian video game and e-sport companies have joined together to request the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) to create a clear regulatory distinction between video games and real money gaming apps. The group seeks a formal meeting with the ministry to suggest the laying out of rules, and share their … Read more

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Russell Gage is taken to the hospital with concussion after being injured in Monday night’s game, coach says | CNN

CNN — Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Russell Gage was taken to a hospital with a concussion after an injury during a NFL Wild-Card playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys Monday, his coach said. The game was paused with two minutes and 55 seconds left in the fourth quarter after Gage fell awkwardly after he … Read more

Why Elon Musk Is Facing a US Trial Over His Tweets About Tesla in 2018

While still grappling with the fallout from a company he did take private, beleaguered billionaire Elon Musk is now facing a trial over a company he didn’t. Long before Musk purchased Twitter for $44 billion (roughly Rs. 3,37,465 crore) in October, he had set his sights on Tesla, the electric automaker where he continues to … Read more

Cruise ship rescues 17 migrants from vessel near the Bahamas | CNN

CNN — Seventeen migrants were taken onboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship Saturday after it encountered a small vessel adrift on its way to the Bahamas, according to a statement from the cruise line. The Liberty of the Seas was sailing to the Bahamas when it encountered a small vessel adrift and in need of … Read more

Himachal Pradesh to Have 5G Coverage Across State by 2024: IT Secretary

The 5G services would be made functional in rural and urban areas of Himachal Pradesh by 2024-end, a state official said on Monday. This will ensure better Internet facilities and reduce the digital divide among the masses, IT Secretary Abhishek Jain said. Presiding over the state level meeting on modalities for use of government infrastructure/street … Read more

‘Ninth circle of hell’ is reserved for SBF for his betrayal: Scaramucci

SkyBridge Capital managing partner Anthony Scaramucci has opened up about the “betrayal” he felt over the actions of FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried, who he said he once considered a “friend.” Speaking at Casper Lab’s Blockchain Hub event in Davos, Switzerland on Jan. 16, Scaramucci emphasized that in the aftermath of the FTX debacle, he felt … Read more

Polkadot (DOT) Alliance Fights to Keep Blockchain Safe from Mischief Makers, Cosmos (ATOM) Continues to Thrive as Ethereum Challenger, Snowfall Protocol (SNW) Emerges as Market Leader | Coinspeaker

Place/Date: – January 17th, 2023 at 5:13 am UTC · 4 min read Source: Snowfall Protocol The world of cryptocurrency is constantly evolving, with new projects and alliances emerging on a regular basis. In recent news, the Polkadot (DOT) Alliance was formed in an effort to protect the blockchain from bad actors, Cosmos (ATOM) has … Read more

Japanese regulators want crypto treated like traditional banks

Financial regulators in Japan have urged global regulators to treat crypto the same way as they do banking, calling for tougher rules for the sector. According to the deputy director-general of the Financial Services Agency’s Strategy Development and Management Bureau, Mamoru Yanase, crypto needs to be controlled. “If you like to implement effective regulation, you … Read more

Goldman Sachs is set to report fourth-quarter earnings — here’s what the Street expects

David Solomon, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., during a Bloomberg Television at the Goldman Sachs Financial Services Conference in New York, US, on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Goldman Sachs is scheduled to report fourth-quarter earnings before the opening bell Tuesday. Here’s what Wall Street expects: … Read more

Why China Acquired ‘Golden Shares’ in Two Alibaba Units

China has acquired minority stakes with special rights in two domestic units of tech giant Alibaba Group Holding Limited, business registration records showed, as Beijing extends a campaign to strengthen control over online content. Beijing has been taking ‘golden shares’ in private online media and content companies for more than five years, and in recent … Read more