Elon Musk’s Tunnel Prototype Bores Virginia Transit Officials

Elon Musk’s Tunnel Prototype Bores Virginia Transit Officials

Original Author: Tedra DeSue – Go to Original Source

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company is living up to its name, with the latest bunch of naysayers of its tunnel being Virginia transit officials. After they visited the 1.5 mile prototype tunnel being built under Los Angeles, they laid into it with criticisms. They are just the latest among a string of people who have visited the project and left unimpressed. The Boring Company Loop system pic.twitter.com/xVpDHzZKXB — The Boring Company (@boringcompany) December 19, 2018 Beware if You Have Claustrophobia In Virginia, plans are underway to build a rail including a $1.3 billion bridge between Virginia and Washington. The troupe of

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Shaq Takes Seat at Papa John’s Board Table; Stock Picks Up on the News

Shaq Takes Seat at Papa John’s Board Table; Stock Picks Up on the News

Original Author: Tedra DeSue – Go to Original Source

Shaquille O’Neal has single-handedly put the down-and-out pizza franchise Papa John’s on a better road to success. He and Papa John’s execs announced a bevy of partnerships on Friday, including O’Neal taking a seat on its board. Shaq’s moves show he’s as savvy a businessman as he is a champion NBA player. Few saw this coming, except execs at Papa John’s, whose stock has been under considerable pressure for years due to myriad factors. We’ll see over the long run if Shaq can help it regain better financial footing, but in the meantime, it’s going to be fun to watch.

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Bitcoin Price: Key Technical Indicator Shows BTC Surging to $5,500

Bitcoin Price: Key Technical Indicator Shows BTC Surging to $5,500

Original Author: Joseph Young – Go to Original Source

Throughout the past three months, the bitcoin price has flirted with the $4,200 resistance level, often struggling to maintain momentum above the key $4,000 mark. Several traders have demonstrated concerns over the extended period of stability demonstrated by bitcoin because, in late 2018, the cryptocurrency recorded a drop of around 50 percent following three months of stagnation in the $6,300 to $6,500 range. However, a cryptocurrency technical analyst known to the community as “Galaxy” has said that once bitcoin breaks out of a key resistance level above $4,000, it could potentially recover to $5,500. The analyst explained: “According to Bulkowski’s

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Bitcoin Expertise ‘Exploding’ Among Insurance Professionals in 2019: Study

Bitcoin Expertise ‘Exploding’ Among Insurance Professionals in 2019: Study

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Bitcoin and blockchain expertise in the insurance industry has “exploded” over the past two years, and insurers who ignore blockchain technology do so at their own peril, according to a new report from Aite Group, a global research and advisory firm. Insurance Professionals are Boning up on Bitcoin Individuals with technical expertise in both Bitcoin and insurance (based on LinkedIn profiles) soared from 102 in April 2017 to 5,418 in January 2019 (see Figure 1 below). Those with expertise in both blockchain and insurance rose even more dramatically: from 96 to 29,355. Blockchain technology, while not completely immature within the

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Trump Wins Again: Mueller Report Just a Colossal ‘Nothing Burger’

Trump Wins Again: Mueller Report Just a Colossal ‘Nothing Burger’

Original Author: David Hundeyin – Go to Original Source

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s long-awaited report is finally out, and it is not good news for the Democrats who believed it would be their golden ticket to oust President Donald Trump in 2020 – if not sooner. Many senior Democrats had already started distancing themselves from the probe fearing that it would not amount to much. Those fears have been borne out with a Justice Department official confirming to Reuters that the sealed report does not recommend any further indictments. Mueller Report Looks to Strengthen Trump Heading into 2020 In other words, 23 months after the start of a probe

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Why Bitcoin Plunged to 15th in China’s Bizarre Crypto Rankings

Why Bitcoin Plunged to 15th in China’s Bizarre Crypto Rankings

Original Author: Joseph Young – Go to Original Source

China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID), which operates directly under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China, released its crypto rankings for March, featuring top 35 crypto assets in the likes of Ethereum, Bitcoin, EOS, TRON, and Ontology. Bitcoin dropped from 13th to 15th since last month while TRON climbed up the rankings to secure the number 2 spot. EOS topped the rankings, and Ethereum fell behind TRON at third. EOS & TRON Trump Bitcoin in China Blockchain Rankings While Bitcoin dropping to 15th out of the 35 crypto assets on CCID’s ranking surprised many investors and analysts,

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