Football legend Cafu joins VeganNation’s advisory board to support efforts to save the Amazon

The company is on a mission to partner with leading figures and sports clubs to help spread awareness about sustainable activities.   Brazil – VeganNation, the company creating the world’s first vegan ecosystem, is announcing today the addition of triple World Cup finalist and two-time champion, Cafu to its advisory board. The company’s new addition aims to strengthen VeganNation’s environmental efforts for sustainability and conserving the Amazon.   The announcement follows the “Shalom Game” at Haifa’s Sammy Ofer Stadium on Tuesday, where Cafu and other ex-Brazilian stars played together against…

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How Western Wear Trends Are Tempting Today’s Youth to be more Classy

Be it on some casual meeting or formal work, the attire is the first preference. Selecting clothes during any such occasions proves to be a bit indecisive. However, the advancing fashion trend has involved a variety of categories for both Western and traditional outfits. Although the vogue for Western outfits has become more acceptable for every peer group.   Along with their creativity and uniqueness, Western wear provides a sense of freedom. They are believed to make people feel more confident and flexible. One can achieve more glamorous, attractive, and…

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World, Business and Bitcoin News Today – 6 August 2019 -Trump imposes sweeping sanctions on Venezuela

    Trump imposes sweeping sanctions on Venezuela  President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order freezing all assets of the Venezuelan government, further tightening restrictions on embattled President Nicolas Maduro. The sanctions are the latest economic maneuvers targeting the Maduro government, since late July when the U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned 13 entities and 10 individuals, including three of Maduro’s stepsons, for running an alleged corrupt network of shell companies to syphon money from the country’s emergency food subsidy program. The United States government has been applying pressure on…

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11 European Science Funding Organizations to Back Open Access for Academic Publishing

  While the $25 billion valuation placed on the scientific publishing sector paints a picture of a healthy, vibrant industry, it really only masks the internal issues plaguing the space, such as the protracted peer review process and the high prevalence of paywalls slowing down the transition towards open access research.     However, there could be a renewed groundswell of momentum behind the open access movement, as 11 national funding organizations in Europe today announced that as of 2020, they will require every paper they fund to be freely…

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CoinCards Customers Can Now Buy Gift Cards Using Dash at Hundreds of Top Retailers

  Latest partnership furthers Dash’s global merchant adoption, now enabling Dash-powered transactions at 2500+ merchants worldwide   Surrey, BC — August 30, 2018 — Dash, the top digital currency for payments and e-commerce, has announced an integration with CoinCards.ca, one of the few retail gift card companies in the world specializing in cryptocurrency as a form of payment.   The Canadian-based company allows customers to purchase gift cards for top brands and retailers — such as Amazon, Walmart, Home Depot, and Netflix — using cryptocurrencies such as Dash. With this…

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Orvium Announces Appointment of María del Carmen Pastor Sempere, Director of BAES Blockchain Lab, as Advisor

Natalie K. Meyers, E-Research Librarian at the University of Notre Dame Also Joins as Advisor   Tallinn, Estonia– August 9th – Orvium, the open-source, decentralized platform for managing scholarly publications’ lifecycles and associated data, has announced that María del Carmen Pastor Sempere, Director of BAES Blockchain Lab, has joined the project as a strategic advisor. This announcement comes following the establishment of a partnership between Orvium and BAES Blockchain Lab.     I am excited to be joining the Orvium project, which is in a unique position to enable open…

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On A Fixed Income? Here’s The Best Places To Make That Dollar Stretch

  Retirement is an exciting thing, but can also be challenging if you’re on a limited income. To help, we’ve put together a list of the best places to retire based on both financial and lifestyle factors. Now you just have to decide!   Retiring does not mean retiring from life. No, for many people, it’s the beginning of a new life. It’s the beginning of your bucket list. You finally get to do all the things you’ve been longing to do for years! Free from the office, it’s your…

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Orvium, The Decentralized Platform For Scholarly Publication, Counts CERN, NASA, Amazon and Oracle Experts in Senior Team

Token Generation Event announced for 2018 to fund development and foster platform use by the research community.     Tallinn, Estonia – 30th May 2018 – Orvium, the open-source and decentralized platform for managing scholarly publications’ lifecycles and associated data, is being run by employees and technology solutions experts of several well-known institutions and businesses, including the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Amazon, Oracle, as well as a number of third-level educational institutions. Orvium has also announced that it will be hosting…

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Save up to 33% on everything on Amazon with Purse

Purse makes Bitcoin useful. Save up to 33% on everything on Amazon with Purse. Thought hodling was all you could do with Bitcoin? Meet Purse. Purse allows you to spend Bitcoin and save up to 33% on everything on Amazon. Just transfer your Bitcoin to your Purse wallet, find the item you want, and place your order at your preferred discount rate, from 5 to 33% off.   Purse is a marketplace that matches shoppers and earners. Shoppers have Bitcoin and want to save money on Amazon. Earners want to…

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Amazon will soon be ringing your doorbell

Amazon recently announced that is acquiring Ring, a startup that specializes in smart-camera-equipped doorbells for homes.     It is reported that Amazon will pay more than $1 Billion for Ring.   Ring’s doorbells are equipped with cameras and audio equipment, and they can easily work with voice-enabled smart-home devices to add to that experience and take it to the next level. You can chat with people at your front door remotely.   Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos hinted at acquisitions like this one in the company’s most recent earnings release.…

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