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Bitcoin remains a relative blip for Block as company beats Q2 expectations

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

The company's Bitcoin costs basically canceled out the revenue it brought in from Bitcoin trading on Cash App.
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Sheryl Sandberg is getting bodyguards paid for by Meta because of 'threats...

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Mystery Solved: ‘Dateline' Finds Path From TV to Podcast Stardom

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The pound just hit an all-time low - but it's not just dollar strength...

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This 'magic' mushroom dispensary in Florida is selling psychedelics and...

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Courtyard By Marriott Launches Football Contests For Thanksgiving And Super...

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A woman sued McDonald's for $13 million, accusing staff at an Alabama...

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Philippine Billionaire Ayala, Gokongwei Families To Merge Banking Units

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Do Imports of Intermediate Inputs Generate Higher Productivity? Evidence...

Abstract This paper examines the causal effect of importing on firm productivity. We use an augmented Cobb-Douglas production function in which the static and dynamic effects... Read more ...