All posts by Samuel Houser

Is Bitcoin Useful to Consumers?

  Bitcoin made headlines again on October 31st as the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, the largest futures and options market in the world, announced that it would soon be offering Bitcoin futures, allowing investors to bet on the future price of the currency. This came a month after the digital currency broke the $5,000 per bitcoin ...

Inside the Search for the New Uber CEO

  On August 28th, Uber announced that their new CEO would be former travel company Expedia‚Äôs CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi. This comes after a two and a half month search after Travis Kalanick, the founding CEO, stepped away from normal operations on July 13th. The ridesharing company is the most valuable private company on Earth, worth ...