peta-nabisco-082118.jpg The animals on Barnum's Animals crackers are finally "free," thanks to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals or PETA. For more than a century, Nabisco's Barnum's Animals crackers have been sold in boxes that depict zebras, lions, gorillas, elephants, and other animals caged in circus boxcars. PETA has forced Nabisco to redesign the packaging of crackers.

camila-cabello-082118.jpg The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards returned to Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday, and Camila Cabello took the night's biggest honors - artist of the year and video of the year for 'Havana'. After accepting the awards from Madonna, she dedicated it to the pop queen. Nicki Minaj won the first award of the show for best hip-hop video for 'Chun Li.' Cardi B was this year's most nominated

zego-082118.jpg  U.S.-based snack maker ZEGO has developed a blockchain-based Z-CODE system to test products for allergen, gluten and chemical residues such as glyphosate. This comes close on the heels of a $289 million verdict linking Monsanto's herbicide glyphosate to a plaintiff's cancer. ZEGO will test its snacks for glyphosate residue and post the results for customers to see.

crypto-aug21.jpg Most cryptocurrencies, including the leader Bitcoin, extended their losses Tuesday morning amid an erosion in market capitalization. As of 10.46 am ET, overall cryptocurrency market capitalization was $208.88 billion and the Bitcoin dominance rate rose to 53 percent on CoinMarketCap.

wallstreet1-121214_21aug18.jpg Stocks have moved mostly higher in morning trading on Tuesday, adding to the gains posted in the previous session. Currently, the Dow is up 78.31 points or 0.3 percent at 25,837.00, the Nasdaq is up 49.48 points or 0.6 percent at 7,870.49 and the S&P 500 is up 10.45 points or 0.4 percent at 2,867.50. Stocks...

usmidtermhack-aug21.jpg Microsoft has claimed that its security wing has thwarted cyber-attacks against the US Senate and conservative think tanks by hackers linked to Russian military intelligence. The American tech giant said the Russian group is linked to the hacking of Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential election campaign, and had the potential to launch cyber attacks on candidates and other political groups ahead of

wallstreet4-103112_21aug18.jpg Following the strength seen in the previous session, stocks may see some further upside in early trading on Tuesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 38 points.

atlas-aug21.jpg Chinese blockchain startup Atlas Protocol has secured a multi-million dollar investment led by SoftBank China Capital (SBCVC), followed by Baidu Ventures, Danhua Capital and Fenbushi Digital. The seed amount raised was not disclosed. Atlas Protocol is an application layer protocol for blockchain interactive advertising & marketing.

bitstamp-aug21.jpg A number of U.S. cryptocurrency exchanges, led by Gemini Trust, have joined together to discuss setting up a self-regulatory organization in the cryptocurrency industry.

wallstreet-aug21.jpg The FOMC meeting minutes are scheduled to be released on Wednesday. Investors are closely evaluation Trump's comments on China and Europe manipulating their currencies. Initial signs from U.S. Futures suggest that Wall Street might open moderately higher on Tuesday.

electricbuses-aug21.jpg Blockchain and AI technology company Seven Stars Cloud Group Inc. will help a major Chinese bus-service operator raise $24 billion through its blockchain ecosystem to support large-scale upgrading of electric buses. Seven Stars Cloud said in a press release that it signed a three-year $24-billion deal with National Transportation Capacity Co Ltd (NTS) to issue fixed income lease financing-based

nationalscience-aug21.jpg Blockchain technology researchers at the University of California-San Diego received around $800 thousand grant from the U.S. government. National Science Foundation or NSF issued $818,433 to Subhashini Sivagnanam, a researcher and software architect with the Data Enabled Scientific Computing division. The grant is to develop the Open Science Chain or OSC, a proposed distributed ledger.

stock-market-500_21aug18.jpg European stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday as investors shrugged off U.S. President Donald Trump's remarks lamenting the Federal Reserve's interest-rate increases. The dollar fell against the euro and pound after Trump accused China and Europe of manipulating their currencies and criticized the...

pharma-aug21.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Amneal Pharma's contract with Jerome Stevens; Alexion Pharma's regulatory catalyst in February 2019; FDA's expanded approval for Merck's Keytruda; ProPhase Labs' improving financials and Therapix Biosciences' anticipated milestones.

asian-markets2_21aug18.jpg European stocks are set to open on a cautious note Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he doesn't expect much progress from trade talks with China this week in Washington. His comments dented some of the market optimism ahead of lower-level trade talks between the U.S. and China starting...

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