US mayor pledges to give $1,000 of bitcoin to all residents of his town

Missouri Mayor Jayson Stewart is in favour of legalised weed and is a major advocate for bitcoin (Twitter/ @CoolValleyMayor) A mayor in Missouri has pledged to give $1,000 worth of bitcoin to every household in his town. Jayson Stewart, the mayor of Cool Valley, believes the cryptocurrency can drive social change and overcome many of… Continue reading US mayor pledges to give $1,000 of bitcoin to all residents of his town

Cook pledges Apple’s support following Haiti earthquake

Apple CEO Tim Cook has pledged support to the people of Haiti, after the country was hit by a 7.2-magnitude earthquake on Saturday. The major earthquake’s epicenter was approximately 13 kilometers (8 miles) away from Saint-Louis Du Sud, according to the USGS, and at a depth of 10km. The magnitude 7.2 quake was felt… Continue reading Cook pledges Apple’s support following Haiti earthquake