Bitfinex begins LEO token buyback maintains no wrongdoing in $850 million shortfall

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex announced the launch of a transparency initiative to coincide with the beginning of the burn mechanism of the company’s LEO token. Bitfinex’s parent company iFinex sold $1 billion in LEO tokens for USDT from private investors during a 10-day token

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Thief checks out more than books in library wallet heist: Parma Police Blotter

On May 30 police were dispatched to the Cuyahoga County Public Library’s Snow Road branch after a visitor realized that someone had stolen her wallet. There are no suspects. Police are investigating. On May 30 police were dispatched to a Big Creek Parkway apartment after a man re

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Bitfinex Retrieving Its LEO Token Aims to Burn 100% of the Supply

One of the best digital exchanges Bitfinex has announced that it will retrieve all of its LEO tokens and commence the process of burning them. The company’s announcement was published this Friday and the firm called the move a part of its transparency initiative. The exchange tok

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Cher Gilmore | An Important Step on Climate Change

Scientists warned us in the latest International Panel on Climate Change report that in order to avert climate catastrophe we must cut greenhouse gas emissions by half in the next 12 years. Taking that warning to heart two members of the Santa Clarita Chapter of Citizens’ Climate

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EXCHANGE: Peoria schools invested in vocational education

Every school day every student in Pete Browns auto body classroom walks past the Help Wanted ad he Scotch-taped at eye-level to the door frame. Experienced Automotive Painter the headline reads. A rip in the newsprint cuts in half the capital P in Painter. It has been passed by a

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An escape route for carbon

As many of us may recall from grade school science class the Earth’s carbon cycle goes something like this: As plants take up carbon dioxide and convert it into organic carbon they release oxygen back into the air. Complex life forms such as ourselves breathe in this oxygen and r

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Students save 200000 pounds of carbon in eight weeks

Students in Ryan McPherson and Elizabeth Thomas’ “Climate Change and Sustainability” class had just eight weeks to partner up and achieve one goal. They had to reduce a local business’ carbon output by 10000 pounds roughly the amount produced by a year of driving. And just two st

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5 things operations managers must know about opportunity cost

Opportunity cost isn’t generally taught at business school but the concept is used every day in a variety of business functions including operations management. It’s the idea of trading one thing for another and hoping to get more benefit from the chosen action Funda Sahin PhD as

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Carbon-neutral fuels move a step closer

The carbon dioxide (CO ) produced when fossil fuels are burned is normally released into the atmosphere. Researchers working on synthetic fuels -- also known as carbon-neutral fuels -- are exploring ways to capture and recycle that CO . At EPFL this research is spearheaded by a t

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Police Take Down Dark Net Media Site Deepdotweb in Fifth Major Dark Net Bust in Six Weeks

Police from the Tel Aviv Police Cybercrime Unit have arrested two Israeli citizens accused of running a Dark Net media site called “Deepdotweb.” Several other French German Dutch and Brazilian nationals have also been arrested in an operation coordinated between local authorities

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EXCHANGE: Peoria schools invested in vocational education

Every school day every student in Pete Browns auto body classroom walks past the Help Wanted ad he Scotch-taped at eye-level to the door frame. Experienced Automotive Painter the headline reads. A rip in the newsprint cuts in half the capital P in Painter. It has been passed by a

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FanDuel Says Cryptocurrency Co. Stiffed It $100K - Law360

Law360 (June 14 2019 9:21 PM EDT) -- Fantasy sports online platform FanDuel has filed suit in New York state court accusing cryptocurrency provider GameCredits Inc. of failing to pry open its real-life wallet and pay $100000 it owes FanDuel for a promotional campaign centered on

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