Tag: Willingness to Pay

Bitcoin price LIVE: Bitcoin crash likely as yet ANOTHER hack attack rocks cryptocurrencies | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin price LIVE: Bitcoin crash likely as yet ANOTHER hack attack rocks cryptocurrencies | Express.co.uk

8.44am – UPDATE – Is bitcoin’s price controlled by bad actors? Bitcoin $12,080. Ethereum $1,068. Ripple $1.34. A shocking new academic study has revealed that so-called “bad-actors” manipulated bitcoin’s price, pushing it from $150 to $1,000 during periods of frenetic trading. The paper titled Price Manipulation in the Bitcoin Ecosystem shows how Bitcoin markets are being manipulated […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, cryptocurrency prices fall on January 16 | Business Insider

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, cryptocurrency prices fall on January 16 | Business Insider

Crypto prices in these markets typically carry a premium, which pushes up average prices globally. Traders in these Asian markets are generally buyers too, meaning a tail-off in activity could create a big mismatch in buyers and sellers. “The volumes have been declining steadily both in Japan and South Korea over the last few days,” […]

Cuomo says tolls can be placed on ‘any block’ in NYC | New York Post

Cuomo says tolls can be placed on ‘any block’ in NYC | New York Post

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who is mulling a congestion pricing plan in Manhattan, said Monday the state is capable of placing tolls anywhere in the Big Apple. “We have the ability with technology to put tolling anywhere in the city — it’s not just the bridges, it’s just a gantry with a license plate reader that […]

Why are concert tickets so expensive? | The NewDaily

Why are concert tickets so expensive? | The NewDaily

Live music is supposed to be fun, right? The image is wild and free. But concert ticket prices have risen to incredible highs. Hot acts coming to Australia in 2018 are pricing tickets so high it’ll make your eyes bleed. Bruno Mars wants $591 for the top-level tickets to his show. Katy Perry, meanwhile is […]

Save on take-out during off-peak hours with Feedback | NOW Magazine

Save on take-out during off-peak hours with Feedback | NOW Magazine

What are your goals for this project?  Josh Walters: Feedback is an app designed to offer customers great food from restaurants at a fraction of the normal price, while helping restaurants reduce their waste. It does this by offering exclusive time- and quantity-specific deals through an app at over 100 Toronto restaurants. The deals range from 20 to […]

Why Did Cryptocurrency Prices Just Drop? | UPROXX

Why Did Cryptocurrency Prices Just Drop? | UPROXX

We’ve been talking (and joking) a lot lately about whether or not cryptocurrency is a bubble, what with prices surging for even joke currency Dogecoin and companies reaping higher stock prices whether they’re actually involved in blockchain technology or not, from an ice tea company that just added the word “blockchain” to its name to […]

Pricer’s Points: Why you spend more when prices end in .99 | Kent Hendricks

Pricer’s Points: Why you spend more when prices end in .99 | Kent Hendricks

I once worked at a company that priced everything with a .95 ending. The bestselling software package was $999.95. Add-on products were $9.95, or $19.95, or $49.95. Everything ended with a .95. It had been this way for more than twenty years. One day, one of the VPs suggested we change all prices to end […]

Bitcoin price WARNING: Bitcoin could be the biggest bubble EVER | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin price WARNING: Bitcoin could be the biggest bubble EVER | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin could be an even bigger bubble than tulip mania, the first recorded economic bubble, economist and author Jim Rickards has warned. Speaking to Business Insider, he said: “Personally, I’m very sceptical of bitcoin, I know where the price action is. It’s you know, going up about 10 percent a day at this point. “Although […]

Essential reading for successful investing, fearless market forecasts, and a simple but solid ETF portfolio | The Globe and Mail

Essential reading for successful investing, fearless market forecasts, and a simple but solid ETF portfolio | The Globe and Mail

Now with BlueMountain Capital Management, his latest piece is typically great. In it, Mr. Mauboussin details yet another way the human brain is uniquely ill-suited to investing, specifically how poorly we make comparisons between potential investments. The paper first recounts a pricing strategy used by The Economist magazine where an online subscription was $59, a […]

The Luxury Trends Of 2018: Green Is The New Black, And More | Forbes

The Luxury Trends Of 2018: Green Is The New Black, And More | Forbes

A recommendation engine is in development that will machine-learn from other user habits and image databases to suggest outfit combinations and help plan new purchases. Luxury brands will need to adapt to selling to algorithm-driven systems as well as humans with implications for pricing strategy, marketing approach and more. … Green luxury Green is the […]