Friday, February 28, 2014

ERIC SCHMIDT NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
What Two Google Execs Said About Glenn Beck That May 'Drive the Left Out of Their Mind'
Before their hour-long interview with Glenn Beck on Monday, Google executives Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen made some comments that Beck ...
Shape Security Raises $40 Million Series C to Scale Botwall Technology
... join existing investors, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Venrock, Google Ventures, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt's TomorrowVentures, ...
News & Notes: Talk with Google executives canceled due to weather
An event featuring Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt '76 and Google Ideas founder Jared Cohen was canceled Wednesday due to bad ...
Montgomery Reboots With Oasis Conference
The new conference--being held on March 5th and 6th in Santa Monica--includes keynotes from such folks as Eric Schmidt (Executive Chairman of ...
BLOGS
Google Eric Schmidt talks to Glenn Beck about Ray Kurzweil and Artificial General Intelligence
Next Big Future  noreply@blogger.com (brian wang)
Tweet Glenn Beck has read Ray Kurzweil's books and Eric Schmidt's new book. ... Eric feels that the overriding principle should be that computers and ...

TGIF ELON MUSK NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
azcentral.com
Elon Musk Lovefest (TSLA, SCTY)
Add one part Elon Musk and one part great company idea equals outstanding investment. Tesla (TSLA) and SolarCity (SCTY) are both up huge in ..
INAUTONEWS
How Elon Musk and his companies know New Mexico
Elon Musk is pictured during an interview inside the Tesla store at Westfield Stratford City retail complex in London, U.K., on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013.
SpaceX moves closer to launching spy satellites
Space Exploration Technologies Corp., the start-up rocket-maker headed by billionaire Elon Musk, moved a step closer to launching military and spy ...
Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Musk's personal fortune balloons by US$1.1-billion in a single day on ...
Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk added US$1.1 billion to his fortune Tuesday as the electric-car maker and solar power company SolarCity Corp.
Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): Elon Musk's Gigafactory Numbers Does Not Add Up
... to the company's future than either of those things: A huge new lithium battery factory dubbed the "Gigafactory" by Tesla founder Elon Musk.
Business Insider Australia
12 Documentaries On Netflix That Will Make You Smarter About Business
'Elon Musk: Bloomberg Risk Takers' brings the viewer back to Musk's childhood in South Africa and chronicles his journey to stunning entrepreneurial ...
BLOGS
Tesla's Elon Musk made $1.1 billion yesterday, how about you? - Autoblog
Autoblog  Brandon Turkus
Thanks to skyrocketing share prices, yesterday was a very big payday for Tesla founder Elon Musk. The already wealthy businessman added another ...
Record Highs for Tesla Earn Elon Musk a $1.1 Billion Payday - Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Wall St. Cheat Sheet  info@wallstcheatsheet.com (Damien Hoffman)
There are some advantages to devoting yourself wholly to one project or cause. For Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) co-founder and CEO Elon Musk, one of ...
Is Elon Musk the new Steve Jobs? (SCTY) | Gunderson Capital Management
Gunderson Capital Management  Bill Gunderson
Initiation of Coverage: Gunderson Capital Research - Isis Pharmaceuticals · Home/; Blog/; Is Elon Musk the new Steve Jobs? (SCTY) ...
Elon Musk could disrupt battery market while it enables higher electric car production and allow ...
Next Big Future  noreply@blogger.com (brian wang)
Electric batteries that are cheaper and higher energy density could also enable electric passenger planes.Elon Musk has discussed creating vertical ...
Elon Musk continues to push the envelope with Tesla | Stark Insider
Stark Insider  Clinton Stark
Gigafactory. The name alone evokes futuristic awe. It's the kind of word that could only come from the genius (mad?) mind of one Elon Musk. Tesla ...

TGIF BITCOINS OR BITCON NEWS REVIEW

NEWS
Washington Post
Senator Calls For Bitcoin Ban In Letter To Financial Regulators
He went on to cite Bitcoin's use by the Silk Road and other black markets for anonymous transactions, as well as its volalitility as a currency. “The clear ...
SiliconANGLE
Bitcoin lovers lament transaction malleability: Got goxxed?
I had never heard the term "transaction malleability" before this whole MtGox Bitcointhing blew up. But you know what? I didn't need to hear it to know ...
TorrentFreak
Bitcoin Donations Now Integrated into BitTorrent Client
Speaking with TorrentFreak the folks at FrostWire explain why they have integratedBitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin and PayPal donations into their new ...
Bitcoin Forever!
The shuttering on Tuesday of Mt. Gox, hasn't just left customers of the Japanese-based bitcoin exchange panicked to the tune of about $300 million, ...
International Business Times
Bitcoin Ban: West Virginia Senator Seeks Complete Ban On Virtual Currencies After Fall Of MtGox
Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va), Wednesday, called for a complete federal ban on the cryptocurrency bitcoin following the fall of the bitcoin exchange ...
Has Bitcoin hit bump in the road or dead end? #tellusatoday
Backers of Bitcoin experienced a setback this week with the collapse of one of the first exchanges of the digital currency. Comments from Twitter and ...
CNBC.com
On Bitcoin, Pimco and the Market's Value
Does the shutdown of a major bitcoin exchange signal doom for the virtual currency? Or is this just a bump in the road – and perhaps a vital learning ...
Bitcoin Falls Short On Several Levels
With the apparent meltdown of this Bitcoin exchange, I've been amazed at the chatter that's followed. As if somehow the theft or disappearance of ...
Bitcoin Charges Improper Under Florida Law, Lawyer Says
Two Florida men charged with using the online currency Bitcoin in an alleged money-laundering scheme did nothing illegal because state law covers ...
MarketWatch (blog)
Bitcoin exchange BTC-e, a Mt. Gox alternative, is an Internet black hole
The two largest bitcoin exchanges currently available to investors, Bitstamp and BTC-e, both stand to gain market share in the wake of Mt. Gox's ...
Bitcoin's Mt. Gox: At Look at the Man in Charge
Less than five years later, the Frenchman faces accusations his company has lost hundreds of thousands of dollars for customers of his bitcoin ...
The Seattle Times
Richard Sherman accepts bitcoin, even if Amazon doesn't
You can't use bitcoin at Amazon.com. But there are a handful of places Seattleites can spend the crypto-currency. Take, for example, Seattle ...
Wall Street Journal
Yellen: Bitcoin 'Doesn't Touch' Banks the Fed Oversees
WASHINGTON—Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen on Thursday distanced the U.S. central bank from the regulation of bitcoin and other ...
eWeek
Bitcoin-Stealing Malware: Now In 100 Flavors
RSA CONFERENCE 2014 -- San Francisco -- For just $35, you can buy a popular, specialized malware tool that steals Bitcoins and other such ..
Bitcoin grows up, Mt. Gox melts down: The crypto currency crapshoot
Bitcoins are back in the news -- at first glance, not in a good way. The latest scandal centers on the Mt. Goxbitcoin exchange, of which Mark Karpele is ..
Wall Street Journal
SecondMarket jumps to give legitimacy to Bitcoin
Bitcoin gets a second chance from SecondMarket — and it may be just what the virtual currency needs to become a legitimate rival to major currencies ...
BLOGS
Feds subpoena Bitcoin exchange MtGox — RT USA - RT.com
RT - Daily news  RT
Things are not getting much better for MtGox, the once-largest Bitcoin exchange on the internet. The company has reportedly been subpoenaed by ...
Bitcoin Falls Victim to Galbraith's 'Bezzle' : The New Yorker
News Desk  John Cassidy
Kolin Burgess, a British bitcoin investor who spent much of Tuesday ... By the time Mt. Gox shut down, the value of bitcoins traded on it had fallen to ...
Senator Warns Unregulated Bitcoin Leaves Americans Holding A “Valueless Currency” | TechCrunch
TechCrunch  Gregory Ferenstein
Senator Joe Manchin is calling for either strict regulation or an outright ban on the controversial digital currency Bitcoin. He argues in a letter to the ...
How far has Bitcoin come in the past year? This report tells all | VentureBeat | Business | by Jordan ...
VentureBeat  Jordan Novet
In a single year, the price of Bitcoin grew by a factor of 56. Imagine that happening to $100 in your checking account — you'd get $5,600. It's a neat stat ...
US and Japan authorities probe Bitcoin attacks as “leak” blogger claims there's no buyer for MtGox ...
Gigaom  David Meyer
How does the Bitcoin ecosystem handle a hacking crisis? The Manhattan U.S. attorney wants to know. Meanwhile, everyone wants to know what went ...
Bitcoin-Stealing OS X Trojan Now Masquerading as 'Angry Birds' and Other Popular Mac Apps ...
bitcoin.png A Bitcoin-stealing trojan has been detected in downloads claiming to be cracked versions of popular Mac applications, reports security firm ...
Meet the Vegas startup trying to build a tea empire on Bitcoin — Tech News and Analysis - Gigaom
Gigaom  Derrick Harris
And while Bitcoin might be a hip way to pay in the United States, it's actually a better way to pay for international transactions. Exchange rates can get ...
The 6 Biggest Bitcoin Heists in History - Gizmodo
Gizmodo  Adam Clark Estes
Ever since a single Bitcoin became worth a small fortune, there have been people trying to steal them. Sure, there have some small-time thieves ...
Mt. Gox goes offline; bitcoin users scramble « Bankrate, Inc.
Bankrate.com  Allison Ross
Email. Major bitcoin trading exchange Mt. Gox has gone offline with little warning or information, leaving those with money in the exchange wondering ...
Prison Planet.com » As bitcoin exchange MtGox collapses, man who predicted the crash implores ...
Prison Planet.com  admin
The bitcoin infrastructure is subject to the whims of just one person running MTGox who can arbitrarily decide to shut it down whenever he thinks the ...
US Senator asks for a Bitcoin ban, but don't hold your breath - Engadget
Engadget RSS Feed  Jon Fingas
Many will tell you that Bitcoin stands on shaky legal ground. Senator Joe Manchin, however, believes it's outright dangerous -- to the point that he has ...
Japan says any bitcoin regulation should be international to avoid loopholes | The Raw Story
The Raw Story  Eric W. Dolan
By Sophie Knight. TOKYO (Reuters) – Any regulation of the bitcoin crypto-currency should involve international cooperation to avoid loopholes, ...
RealClearMarkets - The Mt. Gox Collapse Spells Doom For Bitcoin
RealClearMarkets  Megan McArdle, Bloomberg
Mark Twain remains one of the most-quoted authors in American history, the creator of masterpieces such as “Huckleberry Finn” and “Life on the ...
WOW Bitcoin Foundation Aided New York Prosecutor's Probe of Mt. Gox - Economic Policy Journal
EconomicPolicyJournal.com  Robert Wenzel
“The Bitcoin Foundation proactively reached out to the Southern District of New York (1071L:US) to offer assistance,” the Seattle-based organization ...
EconomicPolicyJournal.com: One More Time: Bitcoin Is Not a Libertarian Money
EconomicPolicyJournal.com  Robert Wenzel
First, Bitcoin is not a money. It is an awkward transfer system, a changing in-price American Express electronic travelers check-type instrument.
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EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Janet Yellen on Bitcoin
EconomicPolicyJournal.com  Robert Wenzel
"Bitcoin is a payment innovation that's taking place outside the banking industry. To the best of my knowledge there's no intersection at all, in any way, ...
EconomicPolicyJournal.com: 4 Men in San Francisco and Bitcoin's PR Problem
EconomicPolicyJournal.com  Robert Wenzel
I caught a late lunch today. Sitting at the table across from me were 4 men who were discussing the news of the day. First they talked about the Sierra ...
The Spiffy Dapper In Singapore Gets Bitcoin ATM | Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo  Edwin Kee
The Spiffy Dapper In Singapore Gets Bitcoin ATM In what could very well be a first in the city-state of Singapore, Tembusu Terminals Pte. has installed ...
Bitcoin Roundup: Senator Wants to Ban It, Chinese Still Excited, Price Still Stable - Hit & Run ...
Hit & Run  Brian Doherty
As I noted the other day, people delight in interpreting every bit of bad news related to Bitcoin as a sign that it's dead, despite evidence that people's ...
Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox At Heart Of Criminal Probe | WebProNews
WebProNews  Toni Matthews-El
Mt. Gox, the Bitcoin exchange that went dark following a major theft, is now at the heart of a criminal probe. Both Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet ...
Bye-bye Bitcoin, Hello Hard Assets… - Agora Financial
Agora Financial  Byron King
I certainly do feel bad for anyone that got bit by the Bitcoin bug. I guess the idea of a supreme digital currency that “won't” be devalued isn't as good as ...
What's Wrong With Bitcoin? Mt. Gox and Everything Else - Technologist
Technologist  William Peacock, Esq.
On February 7, a series of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks hit a number of Bitcoin exchanges, causing many to shut down temporarily.
Senator Joe Manchin Pushing to Ban Bitcoins | Mediaite
Mediaite  Josh Feldman
Senator Joe Manchin is pushing for a ban on the virtual currency Bitcoin. In a letter sent to federal regulators, Manchin says the currency should be ...
Lawmaker seeks US ban on Bitcoin | IT News
Internet  IT News
Bitcoin's wild volatility, and its ability to facilitate crimes such as money laundering, make it dangerous to Americans and it must be banned, U.S. ...
Bitcoin's rollercoaster ride: Aussie brokers see the positives | Crikey
Crikey  Crikey
Bitcoin has endured a tumultuous week, sending jitters through digital economic markets. Rose Powell of StartUp Smart talks to the Australian brokers.
Why bitcoin isn't dead in one chart - Econowatch - Macleans.ca
Macleans.ca  Tamsin McMahon
The destruction of Mt. Gox, the world's largest Bitcoin exchange, and the theft of what could be as much as $400 million (all figures U.S.) worth of ...
Manhattan - Prosecutors Subpoene Multiple Bitcoin Businesses -- VosIzNeias.com
Manhattan, NY - U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has sent subpoenas to Mt. Gox, other bitcoin exchanges, and businesses that deal in bitcoin to seek ...
If You've Ignored Bitcoin Up Until Now, This One's For You | KCUR
KCUR  Emily Siner
One of Bitcoin's largest trading exchanges shut down Tuesday, and you probably couldn't care less. So what if rumors are circulating that.
Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox goes dark in blow to virtual currency - Stabroek News - Georgetown ...
Stabroek News  Staff Writer
TOKYO/ST LOUIS, (Reuters) - Mt. Gox, once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange, abruptly stopped trading yesterday and its chief executive said the ...
Nickerblog: What is Bitcoin?
Nickerblog  Shane Nickerson
If you got here via search, you're probably me last week. I put off learning about Bitcoin for over a year. Finally, after my friend suggested I do myself a ..
Mt.Gox Collapses, Bitcoin Shrugs It Off — Payments Views from Glenbrook Partners
Tuesday's collapse of pioneer Bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox has been widely covered by the international tech and general media. There's no doubt quite ..
Bitcoin | Occidental Dissent
Occidental Dissent  Hunter Wallace
Now would be a good time for the Bitcoin enthusiasts in the Alt Right to step forward and explain some recent headlines. This entry was posted in ...
Doo Doo Economics Blog: Bitcoin Up 37.7% in Two Days
Doo Doo Economics Blog  Doo Doo Econ
Bitcoin is alive and well. The dollar has fallen drastically vs bitcoin in the last two days
SecondMarket jumps to give legitimacy to Bitcoin » Public Relations | Blog Archive | Boston ...
Public Relations  Jo Breiner
Bitcoin gets a second chance from SecondMarket — and it may be just what the virtual currency needs to become a legitimate rival to major currencies ...
Mt. Gox & $350 Million Dollars of Investors Money Disappears as Bitcoincommunity goes into ...
Cloud Consulting International  Jarrett Neil Ridlinghafer
The embattled Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has gone offline, after several organizations from the Bitcoincommunity released a joint statement distancing ...
MWC: EAZE Introduces 'Nod To Pay' Service Combining Google Glass AndBitcoin | Mobile ...
Mobile Marketing Magazine  Hannah Wallace
Dutch start-up EAZE have introduced their 'Nod To Pay' service- a Bitcoin enabled wallet that works on Google Glass. To activate Nod To Pay, ...
No Price Is Too High In A World Of Bitcoins And Teslas [Tesla Motors Inc] - Seeking Alpha
SeekingAlpha.com: Home Page  Vahan Janjigian
There are rumors that it was hacked and 750,000 bitcoins were stolen, ... We do know that as a result of Mt. Gox's failure, bitcoin holders everywhere ...
Head of troubled bitcoin exchange still in Japan, 'working very hard' on solution | Metro - Metro News
Metro News  Staff
TOKYO – The head of troubled bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox says in a web post that he is still in Japan, and “working very hard” to find a solution to the ...
Should Malaysian companies embrace Bitcoin? - Business Circle
Business Circle  Oon Yeoh
Bitcoin, the world's leading digital currency, has been under attack and there was at least one incident of hacking which resulted in the loss of millions ...
RealClearMarkets - Bitcoin: Alright Haters, Let Me Explain
RealClearMarkets  Megan McArdle, Bloomberg
My post on Bitcoin yesterday triggered the predictable burst of outrage; Bitcoin seems to be the Linux of the 2010s. One question I got, over and over, ...
Did Mt. Gox kill bitcoin? - Allvoices
Allvoices.com - Top Stories  noreply@allvoices.com
Late Monday night, after a month of legal troubles followed by a devastating theft, the largest bitcoin trading exchange in the world, Mt. Gox, crumbled ...
Manhattan US attorney's office has subpoenaed multiple businesses providingbitcoin services ...
Forex Factory  From twitter.com
Manhattan US attorney's office has subpoenaed multiple businesses providing bitcoin services-source - BREAKING.
[Time Money] Now Bitcoin Is in Major Trouble - Overclock.net
Overclock.net - Recent Changes  PostalTwinkie
TOKYO — Quote: The sudden disappearance of one of the largest bitcoin exchanges only adds to the mystery and mistrust surrounding the virtual ...
Escape from WhiteManistan » Why BitCoin isn't for real people: Reason #1, the Ponzi Twins
Escape from WhiteManistan  George Smith
A US senator is asking the federal government to take this remarkable step: completely ban Bitcoin. Joe Manchin, a Democratic senator representing ...
The Lisbon Reporter: NaturalNews: The bitcoin collapse, and Paul Chek's lecture on humanity vs ...
The Lisbon Reporter  Lisbon Reporter
Just two days ago, the largest bitcoin exchange, MtGox, suddenly collapsed. Somebody "walked off" with hundreds of millions of dollars worth of ...
The Right Coast: Mt. Gox Meltdown Spells Doom for Bitcoin - Bloomberg View
The Right Coast  Tom Smith
The second thing to point out about the meltdown of the Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange is that no matter how much cheerleaders continue to insist that it ...
Canada increasing its bitcoin oversight | Pokerati
Pokerati  Gaming Counsel
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are addressed under the heading “Strengthening Canada's Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorist Financing ...
In the papers: 'America joins hunt for 'lost' Bitcoin millions' - Proactive Investors
Law enforcement authorities in the United States have waded into a furore over the collapse of Mt.Gox, theBitcoin exchange, unleashing a blizzard of ...
Tonus Peregrinus: To Bitcoin or Not to Bitcoin
Tonus Peregrinus  Vincent Uher
Several friends of my vintage have written or spoken with me about Bitcoin and how they simply do not understand it. I find that I do not explain such ...
Senator Calls For Total Ban of 'Dangerous' Bitcoin – NBCNews.com | Top Breaking News
Top Breaking News  admin
Drew AngererSen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va, has written to federal regulators urging them to totally banBitcoin, the.