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  • How to Protect Your Personal Brand’s Website From a Cyber Attack

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    Here are several ways you can effectively protect your website and online reputation. Your personal brand’s website is your calling card to attract loyal followers, and an unexpected cyber attack can cost you both time and money. What types of activity are you currently monitoring from the back end? With the right tools and knowledge, […]

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  • Chinese internet stock sell-off may shake faith in FANGs

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    SAN FRANCISCO  – A steep downturn in heavyweight Chinese internet stocks and recent weakness in half of the so-called FANG group have some investors worried that a key component of Wall Street’s near-decade long rally may be low on fuel. Outstanding gains in Facebook (FB.O), Amazon (AMZN.O), Netflix (NFLX.O) and Alphabet (GOOGL.O) have underpinned much […]

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  • Westminster car crash: Man charged with attempted murder

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    A man has been charged with attempted murder after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament. Salih Khater, 29, from Birmingham, is alleged to have swerved his car into cyclists and pedestrians shortly after 07:30 BST on 14 August. The case is being treated as terrorism, a spokesperson for the Met Police added. He […]

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  • Hawaiian Electric Utility Scam Threatens Disconnection Unless Bitcoin Bill is Paid

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    It’s a case of an old scam in a new wineskin. Customers of electric utility companies in the state of Hawaii are being targeted by scammers who are relying on the relative anonymity offered by cryptocurrencies. The fraudsters are calling the customers of power firms that include Hawaii Electric Light, Maui Electric and Hawaiian Electric claiming that […]

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  • Capital One Wants to Authenticate Users on a Blockchain

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    Blockchain adoption continues to rise in the banking sector, with the news that Capital One has applied for a patent to potentially develop a blockchain system that authenticates new users in a secure manner. Capital One is a bank holding company specializing in credit cards and bank loans, making security a primary concern. According to documents […]

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  • JD.com Rolls Out Blockchain Platform With Its First App

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    Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has launched a blockchain-as-a-service platform alongside its first app – one that digitally tracks corporate invoices for one of the largest publicly traded insurers in China. According to a release on Friday, JD.com said the application moves invoice data for Pacific Insurance onto a distributed network at each step of the issuance cycle, automating […]

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  • Use These Strategies to Carve a Path to Your Dream Job

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    Former VC Risa Stack shares how she created a role that never existed before. In this series, Open Every Door, Entrepreneur staff writer Nina Zipkin shares her conversations with leaders about understanding what you have to offer, navigating the obstacles that will block your path, identifying opportunity and creating it for yourself and for others. Risa […]

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  • Trump asks SEC to consider switch to half-year corporate filings

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    NEW YORK/WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said meetings with corporate executives had prompted him to ask the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to study letting public companies file financial reports every six months instead of every quarter. Half-yearly reporting would mark a huge change in U.S. disclosure requirements and put it […]

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  • Imran Khan confirmed as Pakistan prime minister

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    Former cricket star Imran Khan has been elected prime minister of Pakistan in a vote at the country’s National Assembly. His PTI party won the most seats in July’s elections – setting up Mr Khan to become PM with the help of small parties, more than two decades after he first entered politics. He will […]

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  • Crypto Trading Revenue May Double, Bernstein Says

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    Wall Street sees opportunities in custody, asset management  Exchange revenue could rise to as much as $4 billion in 2018 The reports of the death of the cryptocurrency market may really be greatly exaggerated. That’s the view of Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. analysts, who say that revenue generated from crypto exchanges could more than double to […]

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