China builds 100 missile launch pads across desert in ‘incredible’ expansion of nuclear capabilities
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China builds 100 missile launch pads across desert in ‘incredible’ expansion of nuclear capabilities

Silos have been spotted in Yumen, Gansu province – Planet Labs Inc./Center for Nonproliferation Studies China is building 100 new missile silos in the northwest desert, satellite images show, raising fears of an “incredible” expansion of its nuclear capabilities. The satellites carried out construction work at a site near Yumen, including underground bunkers, cable trenches,…

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It’s time to make highway expansion politically toxic and fund public transport instead

It’s transportation policy season, with the House and Senate introducing bills to fund federal surface transportation programs for the next five years. It is therefore the ideal time to reflect on the social and environmental impacts of these policies. For decades, the federal government has spent 80 percent of transportation infrastructure funds on highways, with…

Bitcoin miner Luxor is pursuing a North American expansion with $ 5 million in round financing
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Bitcoin miner Luxor is pursuing a North American expansion with $ 5 million in round financing

Seattle-based software company Luxor has closed a series A funding round led by an institutional company dealing with bitcoin technologies and financial services NYDIG. Luxor announced a $ 5 million funding round on June 9, adding that NYDIG will work with Luxor on a number of mining-related businesses and hashrate-based products. Blockware Solutions, Celsius Network,…

DeepDAO is gaining $ 3 million for expansion, although the DAO treasury is halved in a month
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DeepDAO is gaining $ 3 million for expansion, although the DAO treasury is halved in a month

DeepDAO, a site aggregating data on decentralized autonomous organizations (DAO) raised $ 3 million for future expansion in a round led by venture capitalists Hypersphere and DFG. The announcement states that “the overwhelming demand for DeepDAO seed shows a strong interest in data products for the DAO space and a belief that the DAO ecosystem…

The expansion of Korean Solana receives support of $ 20 million
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The expansion of Korean Solana receives support of $ 20 million

News related to Solana yes went through a series of headings in the last months. The blockchain now seems to be making great strides in Korea with significant funding for the surrounding ecosystem. “As one of the largest global cryptocurrency markets, Korea has an extremely high cryptocurrency acceptance rate,” a representative of the Korean company…

The African cryptobourse registers $ 3.2 billion in transactions before global expansion
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The African cryptobourse registers $ 3.2 billion in transactions before global expansion

After nearly three years of operation, the Nigerian cryptocurrency exchange Quidax has reported more than $ 3.2 billion in transactions, underscoring the rapid uptake of digital assets in Africa’s largest economy. Since launching in August 2018, Quidax has accumulated more than 400,000 customers in 72 countries. published Monday. The figures were released along with the…

Bitstamp announces expansion in the US after 570% customer growth
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Bitstamp announces expansion in the US after 570% customer growth

One of the oldest crypto exchanges recently announced that it will step up efforts to reach more users in the United States. In today’s announcement from Bitstamp, the Cryptocurrency Exchange said it would launch a marketing campaign in the United States to educate retail investors about cryptocurrencies after strong growth in the first quarter of…

1inch announces a rebrand to “1inch Network”, laying the groundwork for expansion
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1inch announces a rebrand to “1inch Network”, laying the groundwork for expansion

The decentralized 1inch financial platform on Thursday announced a rebrand to the “1inch Network” – a facelift designed to better reflect the current and future state of the multi-chain, multi-protocol platform as it continues to grow, according to 1inch co-founder Sergei Kunz. “It’s a logical step for us.” Anton and I started with a mere…

Ripple appoints former Uber CEO to lead expansion in Southeast Asia
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Ripple appoints former Uber CEO to lead expansion in Southeast Asia

Ripple has appointed a former CEO of Uber to lead its expansion into the Southeast Asia region, a company announced 18th of March. Brooks Entwistle joined Ripple after serving as Uber’s chief sales officer, where he led the company’s growth and focused on regulatory issues in the Asia-Pacific region. Ripple’s new CEO for Southeast Asia…