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Germany looks to be the next target for Amazon’s stationary onslaught. The online retail giant has been dabbling in brick-and-mortar stores in the USA for a long time and wants to grow that side of its business in Europe. more

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Could Bitcoin really become the currency of the future? One place in the world could have an economic boom on its hands if it does - the Dalad Economic Development Zone in Inner Mongolia. Look for the blue-tin roofs, where 1/20 of the world’s cryptocurrency is made. Owned by a company called Bitmain China, the factory doesn’t look any different from the other industrial buildings dotting the industrial park. more