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how bitcoin exchange works

how bitcoin exchange works

  What Is a Bitcoin Exchange? A bitcoin exchange is a digital marketplace where traders can buy and sell bitcoins using different fiat currencies or altcoins. A bitcoin currency exchange is an online platform that acts as an intermediary between buyers and sellers of the cryptocurrency The currency ticker used for bitcoin is either BTC or XBT. KEY TAKEAWAYS A bitcoin exchange acts as the inte... »

10 Most Deranged Serial Killers of All Time

10 Most Deranged Serial Killers of All Time

If serial killers are some of the most deranged creatures on earth, is it possible for some serial killers to be more deranged than others? As it turns out, it sure is possible, and the murderers on this list prove it. Sexual assault, robbery, cannibalism, and of course, murder — the following 10 men are the most deranged serial killers of all time. Ted Bundy You don’t have to be American or have ... »

The 10 highest international football goalscorers of all time

The 10 highest international football goalscorers of all time

10. Sunil Chhetri, India (115 caps, 72 goals) The second highest still active scorer in world football, sandwiched between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, no less. Sunil Chhetri is known as Captain Fantastic in his homeland, and holds the record for both caps and goals for India. His best scoring year was 2011, when he banged in an impressive 13 goals in 17 appearances. Now 35, Chhetri probabl... »

Top-10 Richest Tennis Players In The World 2020

Top-10 Richest Tennis Players In The World 2020

Tennis is definitely the biggest non-team sport and with over a billion fans in the world today, it is definitely one of the biggest sports in the world. What makes Tennis truly special is the fact that both male and female players now enjoy the same opportunities. They are now offered the same amounts in prize money at the biggest stages of the game, making it a truly unique sport. 10. Angelique ... »

Jimmy Kimmel apologizes for wearing blackface in resurfaced ‘Man Show’ sketches

Jimmy Kimmel apologizes for wearing blackface in resurfaced ‘Man Show’ sketches

  Amid social media cries to cancel kimmy , late night host Jimmy Kimmel took a break from his summer vacation to apologize for recently resurfaced routines where he portrays basketball star Karl Malone in blackface. “I have long been reluctant to address this, as I knew doing so would be celebrated as a victory by those who equate apologies with weakness and cheer for leaders who use prejudi... »

MLK’s daughter shares message with Rayshard Brooks’ children at funeral

MLK’s daughter shares message with Rayshard Brooks’ children at funeral

Friends and family — some wearing Black Lives Matter face masks — gathered on a cloudy day in Atlanta for the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, a Black man who was shot dead in a Wendy’s parking lot by a police officer. Brooks, a 27-year-old husband, father and stepfather, was running away from two Atlanta officers on the night of June 12 when he died from two bullets to the back. Broo... »

The 10 best penalty takers in world football history

The 10 best penalty takers in world football history

  Penalty takers, in the world of soccer are considered among the cool headed in the field of play. They can not only turn a game head over heels, but also give an entire new shape to an ongoing league or tournament. What seems to be a pretty minimal task of putting the ball inside the net with only a goalkeeper to save it and no defenders to charge in, in reality it is just the opposite. Whi... »

Louisville police is firing officer Brett Hankison involved in Breonna Taylor shooting

Louisville police is firing officer Brett Hankison involved in Breonna Taylor shooting

  LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Mayor Greg Fischer announced Friday that Louisville Metro Police , one of three officers to fire weapons at Breonna Taylor’s apartment, which resulted in her death. Taylor, 26, was shot by officers at her apartment on March 13 as they entered to serve a no-knock warrant. Her boyfriend thought officers were intruders and fired a shot as they entered. Taylor was shot e... »

Top 10 Health Benefits of Eating Eggs

Top 10 Health Benefits of Eating Eggs

Eggs are one of the few foods that should be classified as “superfoods.” They are loaded with nutrients, some of which are rare in the modern diet. Here are 10 health benefits of eggs that have been confirmed in human studies. 1. Incredibly Nutritious Share on Pinterest Eggs are among the besta on the planet. A whole egg contains all the nutrients required to turn a single cell into a ... »

All the celebrities who’ve been fired for their racist comments, as Hollywood takes account

All the celebrities who’ve been fired for their racist comments, as Hollywood takes account

  As the  calling for racial justice continue, the entertainment industry has taken action to publicize its intolerance for racism.  and firing stars from series after insensitive comments are among the measures being taken to support the fight for equality. Public figures are being held accountable for offensive actions and words. Late-night talk show host Jimmy Fallon after a blackface sket... »

Europe toughens stance on Iran, US over Tehran nuclear dispute

Europe toughens stance on Iran, US over Tehran nuclear dispute

  Paris (AFP) – Europe on Friday toughened its stance on Iran and warned the US against sanctions in the latest bid to stop the unravelling of the international agreement on Tehran’s nuclear programme. The decision by Germany, France and Britain to back a UN arms embargo extension on Iran follows growing tensions with Tehran since US President Donald Trump unilaterally pulled out ... »

Supreme Court blocks Trump administration’s attempt to end DACA

Supreme Court blocks Trump administration’s attempt to end DACA

  The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked the White House from terminating an Obama-era program designed to protect young immigrants from deportation. President Trump rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in 2017, five years after it was created by former President Barack Obama. Under DACA, noncitizens brought to the country as children could apply for protection f... »

Should America defund the police?

Should America defund the police?

What’s happening Ongoing protests in response to the killing of George Floyd have brought the issue of police violence into the national spotlight. The unrest renews attention to a long list of reforms aimed at limiting the number of people killed by police, including banning chokeholds, establishing use-of-force policies and increased accountability for officers who take someone’s life. The prote... »

Tablet & iPad Users Experience Huge Boosts Of Wi-Fi Speed After Trying This New Tech Trick

Tablet & iPad Users Experience Huge Boosts Of Wi-Fi Speed After Trying This New Tech Trick

Tablet and iPad users finally found a way to drastically improve their internet speed and enjoy it to the fullest for the cheapest price possible… Have you ever noticed how much slower your internet gets during the peak hours of the day? It is now clear that all that annoying endless buffering happens because of your internet service provider (ISP) which is doing that on purpose! ISPs are capping ... »

Everybody in Washington hates John Bolton

Everybody in Washington hates John Bolton

  John Bolton has few friends left in D.C. A day after excerpts from his bombshell new book emerged excoriating the President Donald Trump, the former national security adviser has managed to turn everyone against him. Republicans say he’s a disgruntled sensationalist who’s merely trying to make money off his book. And Democrats, once buoyed by Bolton’s turn against Trump, now say he is “unpa... »

Police killings have ‘exacted a trauma’ on Black community, top CDC official says

Police killings have ‘exacted a trauma’ on Black community, top CDC official says

  WASHINGTON — In frank terms, a top federal official charged with addressing racial disparities in health outcomes in the coronavirus pandemic acknowledged that police killings of Black Americans also pose a public health threat. “I think that systemic racism absolutely undermines public health and undermines the health of communities of color,” , associate director of the minority health of... »

I moved to Asia, got cancer, and then coronavirus happened

I moved to Asia, got cancer, and then coronavirus happened

  Hong Kong (CNN) — I moved to hong kong on the day of a huge protest and thought it would probably be the wildest experience I’d have all year. Two months later, during Hanukkah, I found out that I had breast cancer. So, while the global coronavirus crisis was the most challenging thing that happened to nearly everyone else on the planet in 2020, it barely made my top five. I had known... »

China and India Just Fought a Weird, Bloody Battle at 14,000 Feet. Why?

China and India Just Fought a Weird, Bloody Battle at 14,000 Feet. Why?

  KARACHI—The battle raged for hours between two nuclear powers on Monday, fought in a contested valley high in the legendary Karakoram mountain range. But the weapons used were as primitive as they were brutal: iron rods wrapped in barbed wire, bare fists, and anything that came to hand. When it was over, India counted 20 of its soldiers dead, some of them forced into a river. China acknowle... »

The 10 best centre-backs in the world

The 10 best centre-backs in the world

Find out which stoppers come up trumps in our run-down of the greatest central defenders on the planet 10. Toby Alderweireld (Tottenham Hotspur) It’s remarkable that nobody triggered Alderweireld’s paltry £25m release clause in the summer, after persistent links with Manchester United in previous transfer windows. The stylish stopper helped Tottenham record another top-four finish and ... »

10 Richest Badminton Players In The World

10 Richest Badminton Players In The World

  10. Lee Chong Wei Lee Chong Wei is one of the best badminton players in the world. Wei hails from the Asian country of Malaysia and as of 2018 has a net worth of approximately $75 million In 2012, Wei was declared the best paid Asian athlete in the world and participated in the 2008 Olympics as well. Lee Chong Wei won three silver medals at the Olympics and has been hailed as a national her... »

10 Most Skilled Football Players Of All Time

10 Most Skilled Football Players Of All Time

The world of football had very many great players but there were some who could make fans instantly stand up on their feet whenever they take the ball because the entertaining football they used to display. Let’s look at 10 best skilled football of all time. The list includes retired and active players. 10. Neymar – Brazil At 24 years old, he has already established himself as one of the most skil... »

The 10 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time

The 10 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time

It’s time for Britannica—OK, one editor at Britannica—to jump into the perpetually unresolved “greatest ever in [insert sport here]” fray. We’re not technically a sports website, but this editor (hi!) has been obsessively watching sports for nearly three decades and arguing about them with friends for nearly as long. This list is, naturally, incredibly subjective, and shouldn’t be taken too seriou... »

ECONOMIC HISTORY OF JAPAN BEFORE THE 1970s

ECONOMIC HISTORY OF JAPAN BEFORE THE 1970s

Chinese money was introduced to Japan about 1,500 years ago. The first Japanese coins were minted from copper and silver in A.D. 708. Paper money was introduced in 1661. The oldest minted coins were unearthed at the ancient site of Fujiwarakyu, the ancient capital of Japan from 694 to 710, in Kashihara, Nara. From the 12th century to the 17th century, Japan was dominated by a delicately-balanced, ... »

9 footballers who became better after changing positions, including Thierry Henry and Gareth Bale

9 footballers who became better after changing positions, including Thierry Henry and Gareth Bale

  It’s funny to think that a professional footballer may not even discover their best position until after they’ve reached the pros. But it’s true. Thierry Henry played as a winger before becoming a world-class striker, while Gareth Bale was a full-back before being moved further forward at Tottenham Hotspur. And how can we forget about Lionel Messi’s success as a False 9 for Barcelona? It’s ... »

RICHEST STATES IN NIGERIA IN 2020

RICHEST STATES IN NIGERIA IN 2020

1. Lagos State ($33.68 Billion) Lagos stands at the very top of the richest states present in Nigeria. It boasts of a massive GDP of approximately $33.68 billion, and the per-individual income is $4,335. This figure is more than any other Nigerian region. Lagos is present in the region of the southwestern land of Nigeria. The area is surrounded by the Ogun Region in the north and the east, sharing... »

Zidane accepts that Jovic may miss rest of the season

Zidane accepts that Jovic may miss rest of the season

  Eden Hazard and Marco Asensio could play major roles in the rest of Real Madrid’s season after recovering from serious injuries. zidane is thrilled to have Eden Hazard and Marco Asensio fully fit again following significant injury lay-offs, but he could not guarantee Luka Jovic will recover before the end of the season. Hazard and Asensio have both had miserable seasons, with the Belg... »

History of the electric fan: The earliest mass-produced home appliances

History of the electric fan: The earliest mass-produced home appliances

  The electric fan was an invention of American engineer Schuyler Skaats Wheeler. However the earliest mechanical fan was invented thousands of years ago. Several of the great civilizations of the world have contributed the development and design of different varieties of fans. The Chinese were among the first to mechanize the fan. During the Han Dynasty, in around 180 AD, a Chinese craftsman... »

These are the 10 best teachers in the world

These are the 10 best teachers in the world

We’ve all had teachers who have inspired us, who have made a difference to our lives. Teachers have the power to make or break lives. A great lesson can inspire a passion for a subject that lasts a lifetime, while lacklustre teaching can kill any desire for learning. Teachers who make a significant difference in their students’ lives – sometimes against all odds – deserve to be celebrated. T... »

5 Impressive Benefits of Coconut

5 Impressive Benefits of Coconut

  Coconut is the fruit of the coconut palm (Cocos nucifera). It’s used for its water, milk, oil, and tasty meat. Coconuts have been grown in tropical regions for more than 4,500 years but recently increased in popularity for their flavor, culinary uses, and potential health benefits Here are 5 health and nutrition benefits of coconut. Types of coconut products The  inside a coconut is referre... »

7 Wonderful Benefits Of Banana: How To Include The Fruit In Your Daily

7 Wonderful Benefits Of Banana: How To Include The Fruit In Your Daily

  An instant energy booster,  is one fruit that is commonly available across the globe. In India, it is given much importance where various regional cuisines use it in making sinful desserts – , and , to name a few. The  too is not left behind. Cut into smaller chunks or thinly sliced using a mandolin, it gets used up in making wafers, subzis, , pakoras, and the famous curries of Kerala... »

White House says Trump was merely ‘raising questions’ with baseless claim about Buffalo protester

White House says Trump was merely ‘raising questions’ with baseless claim about Buffalo protester

  The White House on Wednesday sought to defend President Trump’s  suggesting that a 75-year-old man who was seen knocked to the ground by police in Buffalo, N.Y., last week during a protest over George Floyd’s death was a member of antifa and that the incident was “a set up.” And it was a familiar line of defense. “The president was raising questions based on a report that he saw,” White Hou... »

India and China: How Nepal’s new map is stirring

India and China: How Nepal’s new map is stirring

  Nepal’s parliament is expected this week to formally approve a revised map of the country, including three areas it disputes with its giant neighbour India. The redrawing of the map covers a relatively small region high in the Himalayas but it has stirred simmering tensions between two of the world’s biggest powers, India and China. In Nepal, which is sandwiched between the two,... »

Top 20 Best Secondary Schools In Nigeria

Top 20 Best Secondary Schools In Nigeria

Kings’ College Kings’ College is one of the oldest secondary schools in Nigeria, founded way back in 1909. When it first opened had only ten students, and the school building was located near the Tafawa Balewa Square. The school is a boys-only school. Recently, in the 2017 WAEC results, the school placed second in the overall best school in Nigeria. The school has facilities for both day and board... »

Arsenal’s 10 Greatest Players of All Time

Arsenal’s 10 Greatest Players of All Time

10.Thierry Henry ​It’s always good to start with the king. Simply put – the greatest player the premier league  has ever seen. A prolific goalscorer with lightning pace, outrageous flair and brilliant interplay. 228 goals, 90 assists. If God were designing a football player, after what the North Bank witnessed, Arsenal fans would probably say that Henry was the finished article. 9.Denn... »

The 10 Best Hair Styles For Men | Attraction

The 10 Best Hair Styles For Men | Attraction

#1 Undercut Attractive hairstyle number one, the undercut. Made popular by actors like Brad Pitt, athletes like David Beckham. It actually has a working class history. Go back a couple of hundred years. Barbers that didn’t have a whole lot of skill could easily get this cut. So, for a lot of guys that couldn’t maybe afford the best, this was something they went with because it gave a nice clean lo... »

Top 10 Football Stars From Poor Backgrounds

Top 10 Football Stars From Poor Backgrounds

  #10. Alexis Sanchez Once the gunner of every gunner in every match, the brightest star of world football, is the highest-paid player of Everest team £ 140,000/week. Currently, Alexis Sanchez’s salary is 350 thousand pounds/week, also the highest club Manchester United. Enjoy a life of richness and glory, but perhaps, Sanchez still does not forget childhood opportunities. When he was 6... »

What Is Pneumonia?

What Is Pneumonia?

Pneumonia  is a lung infection that can range from mild to so severe that you have to go to the hospital. It happens when an infection causes the air sacs in your  (your doctor will call them alveoli) to fill with fluid or pus. That can make it hard for you to breathe in enough oxygen to reach your bloodstream. Anyone can get this lung infection. But infants younger than age 2 and people over age ... »

Chelsea FC: Top 15 Blues Legends of All Time

Chelsea FC: Top 15 Blues Legends of All Time

Many great men have been a part of the rich history of chelsea football club. From amazing players to fine managers, there is no shortage of fantastic footballing figures who are more than worthy of a place in every supporter’s memory. To be a legend at a club, though, you need a little more than just be a great player: you also need to be a fan favourite, a leader amongst men, and an import... »

The Moral History of Air-Conditioning

The Moral History of Air-Conditioning

Cooling the air was once seen as sinful. Maybe the idea wasn’t entirely wrong. Until the 20th century, only the wealthy or dying might have witnessed someone trying to cool the air indoors—even though building a fire to keep warm in the winter would have been perfectly reasonable. Extreme heat was seen as a force that humans shouldn’t tamper with, and the idea that a machine could control the weat... »

Top 10 Financially Secure Jobs During the Coronavirus Recession

Top 10 Financially Secure Jobs During the Coronavirus Recession

Some jobs are doing well financially right now compared to the average in the economy. Other professions like dentistry are approaching financial crisis. We did a surveyed the readers of this website on March 18, 2020, April 17, and again on May 15, 2020. The population was statistically equivalent in each survey. The sample size was over 4,000, over 3,000, and over 3,400 in each survey respective... »