Bitcoin startups in Asia take aim at remittances market

    “We started in 2014, when bitcoin crashed from $1,000 to $200-$300 and luckily our business model didn’t rely on speculation,” said SCI co-founder Miguel Cuneta. HONG KONG/SEOUL: Bitcoin, battered by warnings about volatility and bubble-like appreciation, may have found a way to play a niche role in a big market: overseas money transfers. Used as […]

    Pochettino: To play at Wembley is a massive motivation for opponents

    Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino is concerned as his team have managed only one league victory from their past six matches. Photo: Mike Egerton/PA LONDON – Mauricio Pochettino says playing at Wembley is hurting Tottenham’s Premier League title chances as their opponents are doubly motivated to perform at the national stadium. Stuttering Spurs – who […]

    Entrepreneurs talk growth at TENWEST

      Former Finance major and intern analyst Courtney Ehland represents the Stage Exchange platform at the McGuire New Venture Competition on April 28 in McClelland Hall. The Social Impact Summit, hosted by Eller’s McGuire School for Entrepreneurship, kicks off the third day of the TENWEST Festival.   The University of Arizona will host the Social […]

    Graduation motivation Thursday at Ross Ragland

    The Herald and News and Pacific Power are offering a “Graduation Motivation” event for all high school seniors on Thursday, starting at 9 a.m. in the Ross Ragland Theater in Klamath Falls. Seniors from around the county are expect to attend the free event that focuses on encouraging seniors to stay in school and graduate. […]

    Samsung Introduces Powerful New Galaxy Note 8 at Unpacked Event

    With battery issues hopefully behind it, Samsung introduced the new Galaxy Note 8 at an Unpacked event on Wednesday. The new version has some big advancements that should make it a viable business tool for small businesses. The Galaxy Note 7 — and others before it — was a popular business tool and has a loyal following. Samsung’s President of […]

    Chaitra Vedullapalli Wins Innovation Award at Inspire

    Small Business Trends author and CMO at Meylah, Chaitra Vedullapalli, recently won a Women of Inspiration Award at Microsoft Inspire. The award is given to a woman who mentors other women and drives change and growth. Small Business Trends spoke to Vedullapalli about what got her nominated, her company and her plans to leverage the opportunities the Internet provides. […]

    Trash-Talking at Work Can Actually Boost Motivation and Performance

    From bosses to athletes to even brands, most of us engage in trash-talking occasionally. While this critical chatter might seem like it could have only negative repercussions, it turns out it can spark those being talked about to work harder, depending on the context. To determine the true effects of trash-talking, Wharton School visiting scholar […]

    LeBron James fires back at Draymond Green via podcast

    While LeBron James disagrees with the assertion that he started the so-called superteam era in the NBA, he took satisfaction from Draymond Green taking time out of the Golden State Warriors’ championship parade Thursday to mention his name. James appeared as a guest on the “Road Trippin’” podcast hosted by Cavs players? Richard Jefferson?and? Channing […]