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The U.S. Has Overtaken China As the Largest Miner of Bitcoin, Data Shows

1 month ago   |   By Hypebeast

The U.S. has now overtaken China as the largest miner of Bitcoin, according to new data from the Cambridge Center for Alternative Finance. According to the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index , the U.S.' average monthly hashrate share - or computational power required to mine Bitcoin - as of July represented 35.4% of global Bitcoin mining efforts. Kazakhstan was second in average monthly hashrate share with 18.1% as of July, followed by Russia with 11.2% and Canada with 9.5%. China previously represented the largest average monthly hashrate share at 34.2% in May of this year...
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Shoe Prices Are Getting More Expensive, According to New Data

Shoe Prices Are Getting More Expensive, According to New Data

1 month ago   |   By Hypebeast

Sneaker prices have been rising over the past year, according to new data by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. According to the bureau's monthly report first noted by Footwear News , consumer prices rose by 5.4 % in September when compared to last year, with shoe prices increasing by 6.5%. Specifically, men's shoes increased by 5.5%, women's by 4.9% and kids' shoes by 11.9%. Compared to 2020, footwear prices have also increased over the past few months, noting a 4.6% rise in July and a 5.1 % in August. The Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America explained that footwear prices are...
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Celebrities Pen Touching Tributes To Virgil Abloh

Celebrities Pen Touching Tributes To Virgil Abloh

Courtesy of Getty Images By Greg Emmanuel · Updated November 29, 2021 On November 28th, LVMH announced the unfortunate news of Virgil Abloh's passing after privately battling... Read more ...

Elle Italia

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Klarna launches US ‘Pay Now' option and Klarna Card

Image: Klarna Payment service provider Klarna has announced the introduction of its ‘Pay Now' option for its US market, as well as a Klarna Card debut to the region. Its ‘Pay... Read more ...

Maison Kitsuné launches investment arm

Image: sneakerstudio.com Maison Kitsuné has launched Kitsuné Ventures, a new investment arm focused on early-stage investment. The news was reported by WWD. The company's first... Read more ...

Levi's and Atelier Reservé Present Genderless Collection For FW21

Levi's and Atelier Reservé Present Genderless Collection For FW21

Levi's has teamed up with Amsterdam-based design duo Atelier Reservé for a limited-edition genderless collection. Founded in 2016 by visual artist Alljan Moehamad and designer... Read more ...

Why Do Celebrities Keep Playing Dictators' Parties?

It's, uh, not a good look. Read more ...

Glossier's Cyber Monday Sale Is Coming to an End

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Unleash your e-commerce potential with ChannelAdvisor

The pandemic has accelerated many consumer behaviour trends, especially shopping online, with ChannelAdvisor revealing that 55 percent of UK consumers shop online more... Read more ...

The London Textile Fair opens registrations

Image: The London Textile Fair The first European textile exhibition of the year, the London Textile Fair, is set to take place in January 2022. Held at the Business Design... Read more ...

Grazia Italy

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