Bitcoin will blow up

Saudi billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal said Monday on CNBC that bitcoin will “implode” one day. “It just doesn’t make sense. This thing is not regulated, it’s not under control, it’s not under the supervision” of any central bank, Alwaleed said in an interview on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” “I just don’t believe in this…

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The worst crash of our lifetime imminent

According to legendary investor Jim Rogers, the worst financial crash in our lifetime is coming soon. Rogers, who discussed his outlook on “The Bottom Line” with Henry Blodget, told the Business Insider founder that the tremendous debt buildup and unreasonably high asset valuations have made the global economy even more vulnerable than it was in…

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I Seoul U

I cam across this article ‘I.Seoul.U’ – the Confusing New Slogan for Seoul, South Korea and I not only found the new slogan confusing, but felt quite embarrassed. (My parents are from Korea and naturally, I don’t like Korea being ridiculed.) I also followed the link to this opinion piece in which the author state…

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I told you Google is Skynet!!

Google DeepMind (creator of AlphaGo) just announced its WaveNet project. WaveNet uses DeepMind’s AI capabilities to create text-to-speech program that emulates almost indistinguishable speech. WaveNet, as I understand, generates voices by sampling real human speech and directly modeling audio waveforms based on it, as well as its previously generated audio. You can learn more about…

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