Will DR Congo Finally Face Down Miners’ Pressure Again Over Revised Code?

  Will DR Congo Finally Face Down Miners’ Pressure Again Over Revised Code? The air is rife again with speculations over whether the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo will again succumb to pressure by mining companies that proposed changes to the mining code adopted by the lower house of parliament last week would do lasting damage to…

Just How Crazy Has the Cryptocurrency Bubble Become?

Just How Crazy Has the Cryptocurrency Bubble Become? The bubbles are many–and this new viz shows how quickly the latest have ballooned. BY JESUS DIAZ   There’s nothing really surprising in the data behind this animated chart spotted on r/DataIsBeautiful showing four years of cryptocurrency sales. Yet it’s still pretty crazy to see the number of cryptocurrencies and their valuation…