Tuesday, October 19, 2021



What’s taking workers 60+ years to learn?

It takes four hours and 28 minutes to build a 9’ x 12’ paper drawing of Spiderman from scratch, a whopping 824 percent faster than what it took for first-time crafters 55 years ago.

Evergrande: China’s big property bet – a cheaper version of Trump’s real estate deal?

Evergrande is a petrochemical company, but the Chinese company is also one of the world’s largest property developers. With a market capitalisation of $78bn, it’s worth more than rival Country Garden or the Vatican

3 ways to keep from quitting your job

Do you still find yourself working but not enjoying it? Think before you jump out the door. “There are many important things we don’t understand, because you keep everything on a ‘busyness level’ in

Blockages cause long, stressful delays for Suez Canal users

Suez Canal Suez Canal Suez Canal David Batty analyses the place the canal has taken on the global agenda. Months of blockages have forced the indefinite closure of the Suez Canal, an important shipping

Beijing may not be able to stop China’s largest property developer from failing

Beijing has failed to stop Evergrande Group from exceeding its debt limit and may not have the power to do so, according to S&P Global Ratings. The agency said the company’s repeated breaches of

Bitcoin movie scam targets users

By Shaan Patel , CNN Written by It was intended to be a money-making opportunity. Cult cryptocurrency Bitcoin announced its very own movie, released on Valentine’s Day. In the flick, a user is trapped

Tractor Supply to accept Litecoin as a form of payment

Updated 3:10 p.m. Jan. 20 with more details. Maybe it’s time to consider a new approach to Christmas shopping. Shares of Tractor Supply jumped Tuesday after the discount retailer said it would accept Litecoin

Evergrande Group’s high-flying share price increases after concerns over credit crunch

By Jude Toyat Evergrande Group, one of China’s biggest developers, expressed confidence in its ability to beat refinancing difficulties and avoid a near-term default as the embattled firm issued a strongly worded statement to

Fifty years ago, a window in my bedroom had a glass eye

Image copyright EPA Image caption EPA has asked manufacturers to phase out the HFCs by 2030 The Environmental Protection Agency has moved to phase out a chemical that is harmful to the ozone layer.

South Lakeland farmers set up scheme to ease shortage of chicken

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Chicken prices in the UK have been rising steadily for the last couple of years A group of farmers have joined forces to try to ease a shortage of

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