Microsoft’s Accepting Bitcoin for Windows & Xbox Purchases


Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has now become the latest big brand to begin accepting the peer-to-peer decentralized virtual currency bitcoin. The Redmond, Washington-based company will allow customers to use the digital currency to purchase Windows, the Windows phone and Xbox … [Read more...]

Texas Man Charged in First Ever Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme

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A McKinney, Texas man who operated Bitcoin Savings & Trust (BCS&T) was charged with defrauding his clients Thursday in a case that attorneys say is the very first bitcoin Ponzi scheme that has been brought forward as a federal criminal securities case. Trendon Shavers, who … [Read more...]

10 Most Valuable Brands Dominated by Apple Inc. & Google Inc.


A new report released Thursday found that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) are the world’s two biggest brand names as both companies are worth more than $100 billion each and have become household names across the globe. The Interbrand Best Global Brands study … [Read more...]

Canadian Real Estate Market is Hot but For How Much Longer

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The Canadian real estate market is hot right now. The average sale price of a detached house in the city of Toronto reached $965,000 this past April, while the average sale price of a detached home in Vancouver is between $932,000 (east) and $2.2 million (west). Industry experts warn … [Read more...]

Top 10 Corporate Scandals


Corporate scandals have always been shocking news for investors and stakeholders. Typically these scandals involve understating the company’s expenses, overstating earnings, overstating value of the assets or/and under reporting current liabilities. A corporate wrongdoing sometimes … [Read more...]

Top 10 Most Powerful Brands in the World


Powerful brands have the capacity to generate business value for their owners. They do this by creating an impact on their revenue, profit margins and much more. This is possible because strong brands have the ability to go past competition by the sheer good will they generate. In … [Read more...]

Top 10 Promotional Gifts For Businesses


Promotional gifts are used globally to promote a brand, event, corporate identity or company. These items are gifted at trade shows, conferences and other interactive marketing campaigns with the purpose of popularizing the company and its products or services. In addition to … [Read more...]