My Story of How I became a Billionaire (Three Extraordinary Billionaires tell their stories)

Beyonce is rich, with a reported net worth of $290 Million. And so is Kobe Bryant sitting at $350 Million.   But in the tally of America’s 40 wealthiest self-made under-40 personalities, the pop diva trails nearly everyone else at number 38 on the list, while the retired NBA Most Valuable Player—whose superior athletic abilities should have outpaced any competition—came sputtering in at number 33.   Impressive still? No doubt. But when you take a look at the vast majority of the self-made wealthy on the list, there are some…

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World, Business and Bitcoin News Today – 26 July 2019 – Four dead in Los Angeles shooting spree

Welcome to the BitMedia news review with the latest World News, Business, Bitcoin and Crypto headlines and stories. To keep updated, subscribe to our BitMedia channel, and hit the bell notification.     Four dead in Los Angeles shooting spree Four people were shot dead and two wounded on Thursday, in a shooting spree that spread across four three Los Angeles neighbourhoods, and touched off a 12-hour manhunt before police tackled and arrested an armed suspect. A Los Angeles police spokesman identified the suspect as Gerry Zaragoza, 26, and said…

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Apple’s Steve Wozniak says Bitcoin has created MASSIVE value

In this Bloomberg interview, Apple Inc. Co-Founder Steve Wozniak discusses how he lost respect for Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg after his congressional testimony. He also comments on the future of AI, tech startups and cryptocurrencies.  Wozniak believes Bitcoin has created MASSIVE value.      In the video below, Steve Wozniak talks with Bloomberg’s Yousef Gamal El-Din.               Please leave your questions and comments below:

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LATEST BITCOIN NEWS VIDEO – Will the Facebook coin be worth BILLIONS by 2020?

As reported by CNBC, Facebook’s cryptocurrency could be a $19 billion revenue opportunity, this statement according to Barclays Internet Analyst, Ross Sandler.  Facebook is reportedly developing a cryptocurrency to use for peer-to-peer payments and it could help them develop a new revenue stream besides advertising.   Off the back of this news, here is a video discussion on why it could be very important for Facebook to develop their own cryptocurrency.  Also in this video, an opinion on why Ethereum might not survive the potential recession in 2020, while Bitcoin is…

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Industry experts weigh in on Facebook crypto ad ban reversal

  Facebook have announced that they will be reversing their crypto advertising ban, however, the ban has not been lifted for ICO’s, otherwise known as Initial Coin Offerings.     A number of blockchain and crypto industry’s most renowned experts have weighed in on this announcement and the initial Facebook blanket ban on crypto ads a “poor approach” to new ideas.    Iqbal Gandham, UK Managing Director at eToro, global investment platform said “We have always advocated for a more sophisticated approach to cryptocurrency advertising, as we believe legitimate providers shouldn’t be…

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Will Facebook go Crypto or will they miss the Mark?

When Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook to lay out some of the goals he hopes the popular social media company will accomplish over the course of this year he did not really think that the media [fake news] would interpret that as Facebook integrating Bitcoin.   Read the false story here in the Independent has since been taken down.   What Mark actually did was bring up the topic of decentralization and using such technologies as a “force that puts more power in people’s hands.”   “Many people now believe…

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