Nick R. Hamilton

Nick has a broad background in journalism, business, and technology. He covers news on cryptocurrency, traditional assets, and economic markets.
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Face-Recognition Technology Puts SoftBank Between China and US

Face-Recognition Technology Puts SoftBank Between China and US

A SoftBank-owned company is thriving by offering face-recognition technology that is fuelled by a blacklisted Chinese firm. The company is offering the tech to the likes of Mastercard and Visa and gives an opportunity for the Japanese conglomerate, fraught with geopolitical and privacy risks. Japan Computer Vision Corp. (JCV), owned…
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Economist Who Correctly Predicted Inflation Is Now Predicting More to Come

Economist Who Correctly Predicted Inflation Is Now Predicting More to Come

The economist who correctly predicted today's inflation is now warning that there's more to come. Hundreds of economists employed by the Federal Reserve were apparently blindsided by the current wave of inflation. Meanwhile, there were economists who got their predictions right. Not only have they got the overall inflation number…
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Working from Home to Be a Legal Right in the Netherlands

Working from Home to Be a Legal Right in the Netherlands

Lawmakers in the Netherlands have moved to make working from home a legal right, according to reports. The move would make the European country one of the first in the world to enshrine remote work flexibility in the law. The Dutch Parliament approved the measure earlier this week, Bloomberg is…
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US Sanctions Network for Selling Iranian Oil to China

US Sanctions Network for Selling Iranian Oil to China

The United States government has sanctioned an international network of companies accused of violating oil sanctions placed on Iran. The network allegedly sold Iranian oil to China and other countries in east Asia. In a press release, the Treasury Department said it imposed sanctions on the companies. They are accused…
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Bank of England Warns Lenders to Prepare for Coming Economic Storm

Bank of England Warns Lenders to Prepare for Coming Economic Storm

The Bank of England has issued a warning to lenders to prepare for a coming economic storm. In a warning Tuesday, the bank asserted that the global economic outlook has "deteriorated markedly." International institutions, such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), say…
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Trump Reveals What Inflation Would Be like If He Were Still President

Trump Reveals What Inflation Would Be like If He Were Still President

President Donald Trump has declared that the Biden administration's decades-high inflation would have never happened on his watch. Trump discussed the economy in his Fourth of July message as many American households are battered by soaring everyday costs. In a post on his Truth Social platform, Trump wished his 3.4…
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