South African MTBS Interschools Cheerleading Video Reaches over 5.8 Million Views

A video showing a South African School cheering on their team in a local Interschools athletics competition has now racked up almost 6 Million views and have been shared 108 Thousand times on Facebook. The video has also been shared on Reddit and has made international news headlines.       From Wikipedia: – MTBS is an annual interschools athletics competition (the largest in South Africa) held between four high schools located in Bellville, Western Cape. The competition is famous for the cheerleading by participating schools.    These schools are:…

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“Racist Apartheid School” Comments Sour South African High School, D.F. Malan Viral Video – Call for name change

A recent video featuring South African High School D.F. Malan recently went viral on Facebook as social media were in awe of the amazing display by these talented pupils.   But now comments about this being a “white apartheid school” and “racism” has soured some of the joy.  Bit-Media has also received several messages complaining that racial segregation is still present in South African schools.   The video in question below…       Some of the comments…       Who was D.F. Malan and what is in a…

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South African High School, D.F. Malan making International waves with MTBS viral video

A video featuring South African High School D.F. Malan has clocked up millions of views on Facebook and is now being picked up by international news sites and platforms such as reddit.   Watch Below as D.F. Malan leaves the crowd in awe…       What is MTBS? MTBS is the largest annual interschools athletics competitionn South Africa which is  held between four high schools located in Bellville, Western Cape. These schools are: D.F. Malan High School, Tygerberg High School, Bellville High School and Stellenberg High School.   The name…

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Cryptocurrency Market Cap over $347 Billion

2017 has been the year of cryptocurrency.  The market has grown in value by 1850% since 1 January 2017 as Bitcoin and some cryptocurrencies have rocketed in price.  The Bitcoin meteoric rise is being reported by mainstream media daily sparking interest across the globe.  One of the drivers of the Bitcoin price is certainly the news that the CME Group, the world’s largest options exchange, integrates its Bitcoin futures exchange by 17 December and open to trading the following day.  The CBOE (Chicago Board Options Exchange) announced plans for Bitcoin contracts…

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Mainstream Media, Influencing Bitcoin Price and Adoption

Mainstream Media is getting behind Bitcoin in a big way – daily reporting by Media giants such at Bloomberg, Reuters, CNBC and BBC.  Mainstream Media adoption plays a significant role to introduce Bitcoin and cryptocurrency to the greater community, whether the news is sensationalist, good or bad.  The more consumers see information forthcoming from these media giants, the more Bitcoin adoption will grow.   The good news is that the core proposition of Bitcoin is… Democratization of the financial system Financial Independence Freedom from banks and government   But, it…

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