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13 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Huge Asian IoT Push Benefitting the West's Best Tech Developers

Efficiency is on the rise in Asia, as the continent's leading companies are increasingly integrating Internet of Things (IoT) technology into...


13 Dec, 2017, 13:45 GMT While Cryptocurrency Frenzy Explodes - Blockchain Becoming the Next Big Revolutionary Technology for Financial Industry

According to MarketsandMarkets, the Blockchain market size is estimated to grow from USD $210.2 Million in 2016 to USD $2,312.5 Million by 2021,...


13 Dec, 2017, 13:40 GMT Oil and Gas Companies to Keep Close Tabs on Heading Into 2018 With Recovery in Sight

A wave of oil-supply disruptions, rising demand and OPEC's recent production cuts has raised hopes among producers that global oil supplies are...


13 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Dangerous Opioid Side Effects Shift Market Focus to Cannabis for Chronic Pain

The $58.6 billion global market for pain management drugs is on track to hit upward of $77.1 billion by 2023 on a 4 percent CAGR. North America...


13 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Revolutionizing Sports Betting by Harnessing the Power of Blockchain Technology

Which sporting industry is enjoying explosive growth, both on and off the field? Would you be willing to place a wager on your guess? If you said,...


12 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT The Top 7 Jurisdictions Likely to Legalize Marijuana in 2018

The tide has turned with regard to public perception of marijuana use and the movement toward legalizing pot is moving in a wave. Seven...


12 Dec, 2017, 13:45 GMT Pot Stocks Gearing Up for Strong 2018 as Cannabis CBD Frenzy Intensifies

The hemp, cannabis and marijuana industry is booming while more and more retail investors are really taking notice. According to Cowen & Co.,...


12 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT The Therapeutic Potential of Pharmacologically Active Cannabinoids

The discovery of the human body's endocannabinoid system in the early 1990s led to a surge of new drug development activity to address multiple...


12 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Cultivating the Cannabis Lifestyle: Canadian Cannabis Players Gear Up for Recreational Marijuana Legalization

Public acceptance and legislative approval of cannabis use, both for medicinal and recreational purposes, continue to spread internationally. In...


11 Dec, 2017, 15:38 GMT China Taking Lead in Electric Vehicle Fuelled Lithium Race

USA News Group - In the rush to advance the electric vehicle revolution, it appears China is taking an early lead in both adoption of EVs and...


11 Dec, 2017, 07:42 GMT Catella Wohnen Europa Investment Fund Acquires 215 Residential Units in Germany and Netherlands

Berlin-based investment manager Catella Residential Investment Management GmbH, a subsidiary of the Swedish Catella Group focused exclusively on...


08 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT The Hunt for Lithium Resources Has China Looking in Dumpsters in an Effort to Offset Demand

USANews Group News Commentary Driven by the Electric Vehicle (EV) revolution, the demand for lithium has countries looking high and low for new...


08 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Innovative Data Solutions Companies on Pace to Change the World

The technology driving the Internet of Things (IoT) enables person-to-person, person-to-object and object-to-object connections that facilitate...


08 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Blockchain Technology Creates Potential for Energy Industry Optimization

The stunning rise of bitcoin's price from under $1,000 at the start of the year to above $11,000 at the start of December has generated an intense...


07 Dec, 2017, 15:20 GMT Five Innovative Biotech Stocks for the New Year

Microcapspeculators.com News Commentary It's frightening to know that almost 50% of all deaths in high-income countries are the result of...


07 Dec, 2017, 14:20 GMT Multi-Billion Dollar Global Medical Device Industry Led by Cardiovascular Monitoring Devices

Global revenues for the medical device market are already a multi-billion dollar industry and the sector aims to continue its growth through...


07 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Session's 'Rational' Marijuana Could be Positive for Leading Key Pot States

USA News Group - While several states made the decision to vote in favor of cannabis legalization last year, the feds lead by the Attorney General...


07 Dec, 2017, 13:50 GMT Global Lithium Market's Explosive Growth Showing No Signs of Slowing Down

The global lithium market is experiencing an enormous uptick in competition as major and junior miners race to enhance mining efforts in order to...


07 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Merger and Acquisition Activity is Heating up in the Cannabis Industry

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the cannabis industry is heating up, and market analysts point to several important factors...


07 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT The Future's Next Mega-Trend is Here as Smart Companies Embrace the Industrial Internet of Things

Famed inventor and engineer Nikola Tesla believed, "The future of our problems does not lie in destroying, but in mastering the machine." This...


07 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT Success of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) Shows Increasing Application of Blockchain Technology to Payment Solutions

Since their genesis in 2008, bitcoin and its underlying blockchain technology have spawned entirely new industries. Blockchain technology appears...


06 Dec, 2017, 15:55 GMT Biotech's Flying Under The Radar

Biotech investors spend a ton of time considering what the cure for cancer could be or the next invention that could eliminate a rare disease....


06 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Manganese Catching the Tail Wind of Big Battery Metals

USA News Group - Manganese is not thought of by many people in the same breath as say iron and gold as an interesting or useful substance, but...


06 Dec, 2017, 13:50 GMT Blockchain Technology Becomes Increasingly Essential for Financial Sector Beyond Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

Blockchain, originally developed as a supporting technology for cryptocurrency Bitcoin, is a distributed ledger that tracks transactions,...


06 Dec, 2017, 13:45 GMT Cobalt and Lithium Dramatic Demand Pushing Mining Efforts to New Levels

Cobalt and Lithium supply constraints, coupled with a never-before-seen boom in the adoption rate of electric vehicles (EV) across the globe, have...