Credit unions are getting into the cryptocurrency game

It’s been a rollercoaster three months since Torrance-based Unify Federal Credit Union became the first credit union in the United States to start offering its members the ability to trade Bitcoin. In November, Unify, which holds $ 3.6 billion in assets, partnered with New York-based Bitcoin trading platform NYDIG to provide its 286,000 members with … Read more

Venus Et Fleur’s celebrity-loved roses are perfect for Valentine’s Day

The products in this story are independently selected and presented in an editorial fashion. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. Roses are the iconic, classic Valentine’s Day gift that represents romance, but is prone to withering within weeks (if not days). But what if it isn’t necessary? Enter … Read more

How Indian unicorns galloped in 2022, on the charts

Last year, India added 44 unicorns, two more than the cumulative count of the nine previous years. Photo: iStockPhoto 

In the first week of 2022, two other Indian internet startups, Mamaearth and Fractal Analytics, became unicorns or reached a valuation of $ 1 billion. Seven others, each worth more than $ 600 million, are gearing up, including Ecom Express, OneScore, and Jupiter Money, according to Venture Intelligence. This is the momentum that has continued … Read more

Google and Tech Rivals leverage cash reserves to realize cloud ambitions

Google and its rivals are wielding a new weapon in the battle for cloud computing market share: large investments in companies that agree to access their services. With Thomas Kurian as CEO of the cloud since 2019 after a long tenure at Oracle Corp. ORCL -0.50% , the alphabet Inc. GOOG 0.04% leveraged its $ … Read more