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Coin: Risk vs Reward

OnlyCoinAfter completing a $50,000 kickstarter campaign in under 40 minutes, this small company’s mission is to shrink the size of your wallet by decreasing the amount of plastic a person has to carry to a single card.

A small step to the transition of plastic to digital money management, there is a lot to like about the slick promo video for the card that can store debit card, credit card, and loyalty/gift cards on a single swipe-able card.  I love the idea, but will the execution be solid enough to stave off the security concerns around a comprehensive identity theft target? Continue reading

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Twitter Goes Public at Unsustainable Prices


NYSE floor at Twitter IPO

The last large technology company to go public in recent memory was Facebook (FB), until now. Twitter’s initial public offering (TWTR), despite best efforts to remain inconspicuous for as long as possible in the filing process, managed to stir up the hype machine just enough to cause greed-based pandemonium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange all morning. Continue reading

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