Robinhood App Encroaches on Banking Turf with High-Yield Money Tool

Libra isn't the only payment system that stands to threaten the banks. Popular stock market and crypto trading app Robinhood is going after legacy banks with the relaunch of a cash management feature. Robinhood COO Gretchen Howard is cited in Fortune as saying: "We’re going to come out with a cash management account soon." The […]

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Is the Farming Simulator League Taking eSports Too Far?

When we think of eSports, games like Overwatch, League of Legends, and Fortnite spring to mind – not Farming Simulator 19. If we were to suggest the agricultural sim as an eSport, we’d expect a more muted response, if not one defined by utter confusion. eSports hint at ever-larger stadiums packed to the rafters with […]

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Adam Peaty Smashes World Record, Chases Millions Like Michael Phelps

British swimmer Adam Peaty is breaking world records. And he’s making millions doing so. Peaty first reached international fame with his triumphant performance at the 2016 Olympics. He broke a world record while bringing home Britain’s first men’s swimming gold medal in 28 years. OLYMPIC CHAMPION pic.twitter.com/l4Kjyj0UbE — Adam Peaty MBE (@adam_peaty) August 8, 2016 […]

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Fiat Money Outpaces Bitcoin 800:1 for Money Laundering: Report

Recent research published by Messari revealed that bitcoin (BTC) is not at all the financial threat that some critics claim. Messari said that they performed the research in response to recent remarks by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Data from Chainalysis and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime revealed that traditional fiat money […]

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Bill Gates & Michelle Obama Are Most Admired but Who Are Top Earners?

In a poll from YouGov, the top three most admired men in the world are Bill Gates, Barack Obama, and Jackie Chan. The topmost admired women are Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, and Angelina Jolie. Now, naturally, none of those people are starving on the street. Let’s take a look at their net worth – it […]

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Netflix’s Witcher Teaser Won’t Cure Your Game of Thrones Withdrawal

Netflix has unleashed the first teaser trailer for the high-profile The Witcher series at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. For many, it completely misses the mark and doesn’t bode well for the series penciled in for release at the end of the year. On the surface, the teaser depicts another mid-budget fantasy series with the […]

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Zidane Headbutts Bale Out; Which One is the Real Madrid Legend?

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has told Spanish media that not only is he actively seeking a new club for Gareth Bale, but that he hopes the Welshman will be “gone by tomorrow”. Zidane’s comments bring an end to months of polite sparring between the club and Bale’s agent, Jonathan Barnett. In the fallout from […]

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