The boom in Bitcoin, an electronic currency whose fanatical adherents have pushed its value to over $15,000 per digital coin has caused some very weird changes in the way people do business in the real world.
New York-based Long Island Iced Tea Corp said it will change its name to Long Blockchain Corp because its parent company is shifting its corporate focus towards the "exploration of and investment in opportunities that leverage the benefits of blockchain technology".
Long Blockchain isn't actually offering Blockchain services yet, and Ars reports it's looking to partner with other companies to do so. Diagnostic company Bioptix's shares soared 400 per cent after it changed its name to Riot Blockchain in October.
"Blockchain is the new iced tea, and also the new ".com".
The company said Thursday that it plans to ask the Nasdaq to change its trading symbol from its current "LTEA", but didn't disclose what it wants the symbol changed to.
Notably, management has not yet secured an agreement with any blockchain entities, and it intends to retain Long Island Brand Beverages as a wholly-owned subsidiary.
CEO Philip Thomas commented, "We view advances in blockchain technology as a once-in-a-generation opportunity, and have made the decision to pivot our business strategy in order to pursue opportunities in this evolving industry".
Furthermore more than 30 present members of congress have composed letters communicating endorsement for review of Mr. Rubashkin was convicted in a fraud case in 2009, and was sentenced to 27-years in prison.
Update 5.45pm: Ryanair sincerely regrets receiving notice of a threatened four-hour pilot strike in Germany tomorrow. And the union added that the danger of strikes by Irish pilots had now receded for the time being.
There is also no price discrepancy to buying from Apple direct; the 32 GB model costs $179 and the 64 GB model costs $199 . Before judging on anything, you should be well aware about the actual UI of Amazon's Prime Video service .
After a fairly slow start to his Liverpool career, Oxlade-Chamberlain has been producing some eye-catching performances of late. Since losing 4-1 to Tottenham at Wembley in October, though, they have conceded only four goals in nine Premier League games.
Last year's update acts as a workaround by slowing down the performance of phones with older and low-charged batteries . Apple has further delved into the issue of lithium-ion batteries on its website , which have a limited life span.
Reggie Ossé , host of hip-hop podcast " The Combat Jack Show ", has died at the age of 48, as confirmed by NPR . The specific circumstances of Jack's death are now unknown. "Internets, what's up? It's your man Combat Jack ".
The sheer top features embroidery of leaf-like motifs and the ruffled black skirt pulls the look together with a touch of drama. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have shared their official engagement photographs - and they couldn't look any more in love.
A statement carried by state-run news agency that was republished by KCNA Watch said the allegations were groundless. The report comes on the heels of a White House National Security Strategy that points at similar concerns.
That includes two of the three Rams specialists chosen: kicker Greg Zuerlein and return specialist Pharoh Cooper. Antonio Brown , Le'Veon Bell and Ben Roethlisberger are among eight Steelers selected for the all-star game.
Previously, Stallone's spokeswoman Michelle Bega described the Las Vegas allegation as a "ridiculous, categorically false story". And Sylvester's lawyer has already confirmed they will be pushing for the woman to be prosecuted for filing a false report.
If Bombardier wins, Chicago-based Boeing says its smallest 737 model could face unfair competition from the CSeries for decades. Bellemare says the Alabama facility is crucial to a deal Bombardier has to provide Delta Air Lines with 75 CS100 planes.
ProPublica bought job ads on Google and LinkedIn that excluded audiences older than 40 - and the ads were instantly approved. The company also did not know its ad platform offered targeting options to advertisers looking to reach "Jew Haters".
Maroney says Nassar later visited her in her hotel room after the team arrived in Tokyo, where he molested her yet again. Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney was forced to sign a confidential settlement with the group that trains U.S.
Seeing this as "Facebook strikes deal to make its own Spotify" is missing the bigger opportunity, but it's very early days. The companies implied that Facebook users being able to add music to videos is only the first step.
It's always a good idea to include them in your daily diet as they help in absorption of many other vital nutrients as well. In a timely, festive message he urges us to "make sure your Christmas dinner is piled high with greens this year".
The space agency announced it's choosing between these two robotic missions after narrowing the list from 12 original ideas. Weeks Professor of Physical Sciences in Cornell's Department of Astronomy, is the principal investigator for CAESAR .
Numerous changes by both managers from the starting 11 of the weekend, made of a mix of uncertainly and dubious quality. Hazard back-heeled to Morata who tucked the ball home under Boruc's body to seal victory.
In October, Magic Leap raised $502 million in a funding round led by Temasek Holdings, Singapore's state-owned investment company. Magic Leap said it uses Lightfield Photonics to generate digital light that blends seamlessly with the real-world lighting.
Her middle name, Swati , was given in tribute to Mindy's late mother, Swati Roysircar , who passed away in 2012. Between A Wrinkle in Time and Ocean's 8 , 2018 was already going to be a big year for Mindy Kaling .
It's when Mrs Arthur received an email from the hotel asking from an online review that she gave some "honest" feedback. Angry because that was money I had set aside for bills", Arthur said. "I actually had to clean the room myself".
A new rule, however, will require players to wear Big Baller Brand products since the company will fund the league. The timing of Ball's decision to create an alternative to college basketball is not surprising.