Western Union Makes Key Partnership To Deliver Money To Mobile Wallets

Western Union is pushing further into the crypto world, teaming up with a cross-border payments network so its customers can take advantage of mobile wallets. The network is Thunes, and through it, Western Union customers can send funds directly into a recipient’s mobile wallet. All they need to do is go online or visit one of the many agent locations just as they do to make traditional transfers. Why Should Anyone Care? Western Union has long been known as the place to make wire transfers and pay bills, but advances in the world of fintech have nearly rendered the brick-and-mortar

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Why the Women in Blockchain Movement Makes Me Nauseous

I’m almost completely over Netlifx. As a single mother of two, that’s a pretty sad spot to be in. Netflix was basically my social life. But all this political correctness is starting to irritate me. The tidal wave of ‘strong female leads’, and the exact proportion of people of color scattered throughout their movies is not exactly subtle. And it feels just a little bit forced–which brings me to women in blockchain. Before you start to yell ‘fascist’, ‘racist’, or ‘sexist’, you should probably know I’m a female writer with Arabic roots–and also how irrelevant that is. I know how

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Good Guy Trump: President Makes Dying Connecticut Man’s Wish Come True

President Donald Trump took time out of his busy schedule on Tuesday put in a personal call to one of his biggest fans who only has months to live. The heartwarming surprise came about thanks to a social media campaign started by the Connecticut man’s sister who is an elected Democrat official. Sister Crosses Party Lines to Help Terminally-Ill Brother Meet Donald Trump While the politics of the United States may have been some of the most partisan ever witnessed since President Trump came to office just over two years ago, a temporary ceasefire was called this week when the

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Tesla Starts Selling the Cheaper Model 3 in China [But Import Duty and Other Costs Still Makes it Expensive]

Tesla has begun taking orders for a cheaper version of the Model 3 in China. The electric car maker will now start selling the Model 3 Long-Range rear-wheel drive version marked at $ 64,400, Reuters reports. This is significantly cheaper than the Model 3 Performance which was already available in China starting at $ 83,000. In the United States, the same car starts at about $ 63,000. Import Duty Comprises a Big Chunk of the Cost of a Tesla in China Part of the reason for the difference in price is the import duty imposed by China on cars manufactured abroad. After the U.S.-China

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