Jihadists See a Funding Boon in Bitcoin published on February 21st, 2018 at 09:07 AM When a group that says it provides financial assistance “relating to the jihad” sought to improve conditions for fighters in a squalid, sandbag-fortified trench in Syria late last year, it turned to a new funding conduit: bitcoin.
Qualcomm Raises Bid for Chip Maker NXP to $44 Billion published on February 20th, 2018 at 09:07 AM Qualcomm raised its bid for NXP Semiconductors to about $44 billion and locked up support from key investors, as the chip maker seeks to fend off a $121 billion hostile takeover approach by Broadcom.
Mandates, Not Market Prices, Likely to Keep U.S. Solar Growing published on February 20th, 2018 at 09:07 AM Government mandates requiring utilities to procure renewable energy should keep U.S. solar power growing, despite new Trump administration tariffs on imported solar panels that are poised to raise prices.
Why Was Facebook So Easy to Hijack? published on February 20th, 2018 at 09:07 AM Experts offer a lesson in how Facebook and other networks through history became hierarchies, as individuals got more influence.