Tuesday , August 4 2020

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Coin Center CEO builds anonymous forum for free speech

Crypto advocate Jerry Brito has created an anonymous messaging board with the good elements of 4chan—and none of the bad. If you’ve been around the internet long enough, you may have visited the anonymous message board 4chan at least once. From wacky business advice to strange travel plans and even bizarre anime, the messaging board has long served as the …

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Updated maps of Dubai and Abu Dhabi are now ready for your viewing

Like Our Facebook Page For Latest News Dubai: The maps of Dubai and Abu Dhabi have been updated using high-resolution images captured by KhalifaSat, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) announced on Tuesday. The UAE’s first high-resolution satellite imaging system called ‘Mosaic’ pieced together individual digital images to create a single high-resolution picture of the UAE terrain. See more …

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US dollar is getting weaker while crypto gets stronger, says Ripple CEO

People are losing confidence in fiat currencies and are looking for alternatives such as crypto, says Brad Garlinghouse. While the US dollar won’t give up its position as the world’s reserve currency any time soon, it’s definitely getting weaker compared to alternatives such as Bitcoin, wrote Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple (XRP), on Twitter today. “A year ago, many …

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VFS introduces pre-departure COVID-19 testing in UAE

Like Our Facebook Page For Latest News Dubai: VFS Global, one of the largest visa outsourcing companies, has introduced pre-departure COVID 19 testing in partnership with UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention for those planning overseas travel. The diagnostic PCR and antibody testing service has begun from August 3 in the UAE. The tests can either be done at a …

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UAE reports 189 new COVID-19 cases, 227 recoveries

Like Our Facebook Page For Latest News Abu Dhabi: The Ministry of Health and Prevention in the UAE confirmed 189 new COVID-19 cases and 227 recoveries on Tuesday. No deaths were reported in the UAE today for the fourth day in a row. Also see COVID-19 testing: Thousands cram into stadium in Manila COVID-19: Dh3,000 fine for more than three people in …

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COVID-19: VPS Healthcare frontline staff volunteer in UAE vaccine trials

Like Our Facebook Page For Latest News Abu Dhabi: A total of 109 frontline health professionals working with VPS Healthcare have volunteered for the Phase III trials for the inactivated vaccine against the coronavirus. The volunteers, employed across seven hospitals in the capital, have undergone the necessary medical checks, and received the first shot of the vaccine, the private health …

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Man in Dubai forges documents, cheats Saudi businessman of Dh1.4 million

Like Our Facebook Page For Latest News Dubai: A man has been accused of forging documents to cheat a Saudi businessman of Dh1.4 million. Dubai Court of First Instance heard on Tuesday that the 35-year-old Sudanese defendant had lured the Saudi victim into buying a car rental company in Dubai. He forged an official document issued by Dubai Government and …

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‘Bitcoin ain’t going away. It’s gonna get stronger,’ says US Congressman

Centralized monetary systems never end well, US Congressman Tom Emmer said during the latest Pomp Podcast. The decentralized nature of Bitcoin is what makes it stand out compared to traditional, tightly controlled fiat currencies, US Congressman Tom Emmer said yesterday, during the “Pomp Podcast” hosted by Morgan Creek Digital co-founder Anthony Pompliano. Emmer pointed out that Bitcoin was conceived by …

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Getting married? This UAE survey will help you with the costs amid COVID-19

Like Our Facebook Page For Latest News Dubai: The Ministry of Community Development (MoCD) has launched an e-survey to create a platform on how to spend less on wedding ceremonies, in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. “The survey entitled ‘The Pros of Completing Marriage Without Wedding Ceremonies’ is part of promoting positive societal attitudes. The purpose of the study is …

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Ethereum co-founder plans a social “super app” for dapps

Mihai Alisie was Vitalik Buterin’s right-hand man in the early days of Ethereum. Now he’s planning a “super app” that will fix its biggest flaw. Mihai Alisie is one of eight Ethereum co-founders—the only one who’d worked with Vitalik Buterin before he devised his “World Computer”. In recent years, he’s been less visible—but now, he’s emerging into the limelight with …

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