Apple Pay Later Just Crushed Affirm’s Dreams, but It’s a Nice Win for 2 Fintech Giants

Apple Pay Later Just Crushed Affirm’s Dreams, but It’s a Nice Win for 2 Fintech Giants

Apple (AAPL 1.76%) gets the world’s attention when it holds its developers’ conferences, as consumers, suppliers, and tech professionals all look forward to the latest innovations from the iPhone maker. Yet while many pay the closest attention to the latest product releases, the announcement on Monday of its Apple Pay Later service sent shockwaves across … Read more

Kris Jenner denies to Khloé Kardashian that she and boyfriend Corey Gamble are secretly married

Kris Jenner denies to Khloé Kardashian that she and boyfriend Corey Gamble are secretly married

Kris Jenner tried to put rumors to rest that she and her longtime boyfriend Corey Gamble had secretly tied the knot in a new advance clip from The Kardashians. The 66-year-old momager was enjoying a salad when her daughter Khloé Kardashian, 37, quizzed her about rumors she had heard recently claiming the couple had gotten … Read more

The Diablo Canyon control room turned this mom into a nuclear advocate

The Diablo Canyon control room turned this mom into a nuclear advocate

Heather Hoff was working in the control room of the Diablo Canyon nuclear plant near San Luis Obispo County, Calif., When an earthquake caused a tsunami that shut off the power supply cooling three nuclear reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan. Three nuclear reactor cores at Fukushima melted down. “It was … Read more

CoinDesk Confidential: Meltem Demirors | Nasdaq

CoinDesk Confidential: Meltem Demirors |  Nasdaq

Meltem Demirors – renegade crypto advocate and chief strategy officer at the $ 4 billion digital asset investment firm CoinShares – just wants to have fun. No clearer example: She ditched the oil industry to work full time on bitcoin. Today, she answers CoinDesk Confidential, a revamped version of the Proust Question for the crypto … Read more

FDA advisers recommend authoring Novavax coronavirus vaccine

FDA advisers recommend authoring Novavax coronavirus vaccine

Placeholder while article actions load A panel of independent vaccine experts recommended Tuesday that the Food and Drug Administration authorize a coronavirus vaccine developed by the Maryland biotechnology company Novavax, paving the way for the fourth shot in the United States. The experts’ vote was 21 in favor of authorizing the Novavax vaccine, with one … Read more

CFTC, not SEC, would regulate crypto industry under Lummis, Gillibrand bill

CFTC, not SEC, would regulate crypto industry under Lummis, Gillibrand bill

Placeholder while article actions load A highly anticipated Senate proposal to bring the freewheeling cryptocurrency industry under federal oversight would deliver a win for the sector by empowering its preferred regulator, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), over the Securities and Exchange Commission. The bill’s sponsors, Sens. Cynthia M. Lummis (R-Wyo.) And Kirsten Gillibrand (DN.Y.), … Read more