Economy & Finance

Qualcomm Accuses Apple Of Stealing Chip Secrets, Giving Them To Intel

The latest episode in the years-long legal drama between Qualcomm and Apple was unveiled today, when CNBC’s David Faber reported that Qualcomm has lobbed “explosive” charges against Apple for stealing “vast swaths” of its confidential information and trade secrets for the purpose of improving the performance of chip sets provided by Qualcomm competitor Intel, according […]

Keep Reading
China “Strongly” Urges US To Halt Taiwan Arms Sales After $300 Million Deal

Though it’s hardly surprising, given President Trump’s stridently anti-China rhetoric during the campaign, relations between the US and China have deteriorated to a dramatic degree since the beginning of 2018. And with the US and China trading threats following the US’s decision to sanction a branch of the Chinese military for buying arms from Russia […]

Keep Reading
CryptoMom Crushes Helicopter-Regulators

Mother smiling at toddler on scooter wearing helmet wrapped in bubble wrap. Credit: Getty Royalty Free At the Cato Institute FinTech Unbound Conference, Securities and Exchange Commissioner Hester Peirce gave one of the best speeches any regulator has given since the 2008 financial crisis. Peirce, nicknamed CryptoMom for her supportive stance on regulating cryptocurrencies, eviscerated […]

Keep Reading
CryptoMom Crushes Helicopter-Regulators

Mother smiling at toddler on scooter wearing helmet wrapped in bubble wrap. Credit: Getty Royalty Free At the Cato Institute FinTech Unbound Conference, Securities and Exchange Commissioner Hester Peirce gave one of the best speeches any regulator has given since the 2008 financial crisis. Peirce, nicknamed CryptoMom for her supportive stance on regulating cryptocurrencies, eviscerated […]

Keep Reading
CryptoMom Crushes Helicopter-Regulators

Mother smiling at toddler on scooter wearing helmet wrapped in bubble wrap. Credit: Getty Royalty Free At the Cato Institute FinTech Unbound Conference, Securities and Exchange Commissioner Hester Peirce gave one of the best speeches any regulator has given since the 2008 financial crisis. Peirce, nicknamed CryptoMom for her supportive stance on regulating cryptocurrencies, eviscerated […]

Keep Reading
Erdogan Has Ordered Turkish “Operations” Against Political Enemies On US Soil

A spokesman for Turkish President Erdogan said during a Friday press conference that “operations” have been ordered against Turkey’s political enemies, including those on US soil.  “Our relevant units and institutions will continue their operations in the countries the FETO operates in whether it be the U.S. or some other country,” said spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, describing how […]

Keep Reading
Erdogan Has Ordered Turkish “Operations” Against Political Enemies On US Soil

A spokesman for Turkish President Erdogan said during a Friday press conference that “operations” have been ordered against Turkey’s political enemies, including those on US soil.  “Our relevant units and institutions will continue their operations in the countries the FETO operates in whether it be the U.S. or some other country,” said spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, describing how […]

Keep Reading
Majority Of Europeans Support Refugees, But Disapprove Of EU Policies

For years, the migration crisis has divided Europe, empowering a populist tidal wave across the continent. According to Eurostat, the number of first time asylum applications in 2017 was 650,000 – substantially lower than in 2016 (1.2 million) and 2015 (1.26 million). However, as Statista’s Niall McCarthy notes, while tensions are still high despite that decline, a […]

Keep Reading
Majority Of Europeans Support Refugees, But Disapprove Of EU Policies

For years, the migration crisis has divided Europe, empowering a populist tidal wave across the continent. According to Eurostat, the number of first time asylum applications in 2017 was 650,000 – substantially lower than in 2016 (1.2 million) and 2015 (1.26 million). However, as Statista’s Niall McCarthy notes, while tensions are still high despite that decline, a […]

Keep Reading