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Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin is now the world's youngest crypto billionaire amid ether's 350% year-to-date surge

Getty Images/John Phillips Vitalik Buterin is now the world's youngest crypto billionaire. Buterin holds 333,521 ETH worth some $1,125,299,854 as of Wednesday's coin price. Ethereum is up more than 350% year-to-date in a historic run for the second most popular cryptocurrency on the planet. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The 27-year-old co-creator of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, is now the world's youngest crypto billionaire after a 350...
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Bitcoin will soon be available through hundreds of US banks in a partnership with crypto firm NYDIG, report says

Bitcoin is becoming more mainstream. SOPA Images/Getty Images Bitcoin is coming to hundreds of banks in the US in the coming months, CNBC reported Wednesday. NYDIG, a crypto custody firm, and Fidelity National Information Services are working together to enable banks to offer the cryptocurrency. FIS will handle the link to lenders and NYDIG will handle bitcoin custody and trade execution, the report said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Bitcoin will become available to ...
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Angelina Jolie Excited for Chloé Zhao to Bring A New Voice to Marvel

Fans recently got a brief glimpse at footage from Marvel Studios’ upcoming Eternals. In a recent interview, star Angelina Jolie said she’s excited for fans to see more of what Chloe Zhao has in store for them.   RELATED: Marvel Releases First Look at Eternals Footage During a recent interview with CinemaBlend, Jolie was asked about what it was like to see Zhao take home the Oscar for Best Picture for Nomadland, and the actress was pleased. “I was very, very happy,” Jolie said. “Very, very happ...
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Binance CEO explains how herd mentality causes bitcoin price volatility - but argues the same behavior can be seen in the stock market

Chaopeng Zhang is the chief executive officer of Binance, the world's largest crypto exchange. Binance Binance founder Chaopeng Zhang said herd mentality is one of the reasons why bitcoin's price is volatile in an interview with Bloomberg. But he said this volatility is nothing new to cryptocurrencies - and the same drivers are seen in the stock market as well. The founder also said that companies such as MicroStrategy that buy to hold help push bitcoin's price higher permanent...
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Marvel Releases First Look at Eternals Footage

Eternals director Chloé Zhao recently made history at the 93rd Academy Awards by becoming the first woman of color to win the Best Director award while also receiving an Oscar for Best Picture for her film Nomadland. We now have a first look at Zhao’s next film, which is her first Marvel Studios feature. Five seconds of Eternal footage is shown in a new trailer outlining Marvel Studios’ upcoming slate before reconfirming its November 5, 2021, release date. RELATED: Kevin Feige Recalls Eternals ...
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First ‘Eternals’ Footage Revealed in Marvel Studios Teaser of Upcoming MCU Films

It’s been over a year since the last Marvel Studios theatrical release, but the Marvel Cinematic Universe is coming back in a big way. Black Widow brings us back to theaters this summer, followed closely by Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, which just released its first trailer. But perhaps highest on the list of most anticipated new Marvel Studios releases is Eternals, directed by recent Oscar winner Chloé Zhao. Hailed as Marvel’s most ambitious and cosmic tentpole, Eternals could be ...
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Watch: Lovely Video Essay Highlighting 'The Cinema of Chloé Zhao'

"Zhao isn't interested in making issue films, she's interested in hopes and dreams." Well said. Just a week ago, filmmaker Chloé Zhao became only the second woman in Academy Award history to win the Oscar for Best Director. She also won another Oscar that night for Best Picture, and Frances McDormand won for Best Actress, in Nomadland. Nomadland is only her third feature film, following Songs My Brothers Taught Me (2015) and The Rider (2017), but she's already being studied in-depth by cinep...
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New on Blu-ray: ‘Memories of Murder’, ‘Irma Vep’, ‘Nomadland’, ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’, ‘Quick Change’

Still clinging to physical media like a drowning person clinging to a life preserver? Me too, reader. Me too. Which is why I’ve compiled a round-up of some recent Blu-ray releases you’re going to want to check out. Memories of Murder Bong Joon-ho‘s 2003 masterpiece returns, restored by the Criterion Collection. The film remains just as haunting and memorable as it was all those years ago – perhaps even more so now. At the time the film was made, Memories of Murder was inspired by a real...
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Kevin Feige on Chloé Zhao’s ‘Spectacular’ Approach to ‘Eternals’ and Who the Film’s ‘Lead’ Character Is (EXCLUSIVE)

For Variety‘s post-Oscars cover story on Chloé Zhao, Kevin Feige, the president of Marvel Studios, and the impresario behind the Marvel Cinematic Universe, sang the “Eternals” director’s praises two days before the Oscar ceremony. He also made fun of the idea of doing an interview about something that hadn’t yet happened: Zhao’s widely anticipated Oscar […]
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Kevin Feige Recalls Eternals Pitch, Chloé Zhao Gives Props to Marvel

Director Chloé Zhao recently made history at the 93rd Academy Awards, becoming the first woman of color to win the Best Director award while also receiving an Oscar for Best Picture for her film Nomadland. Zhao’s next film is the upcoming Marvel Studios feature Eternals. In a new interview with Variety, President of Marvel Studios Kevin Feige recalled the pitch that Zhao made for the film and marveled at how it’s coming along.   RELATED: Director Chloe Zhao Reveals She’s Also the Writer for Ma...
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China Censors 'Nomadland' Director Chloe Zhao's Oscar Win (slashdot)

"Nomadland" director Chloe Zhao made history on Sunday by becoming the first woman of color and first Chinese woman to win the Oscar for best director. Official media, major search engines and internet censors in her home country are making as if it didn't happen. From a report: Ms. Zhao's win, just the second time a woman has walked away with best director, unleashed a flurry of congratulatory messages on Chinese social-media sites when it was announced Monday morning Beijing time. By midaftern...
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China Censored ‘Nomadland’ Director Chloé Zhao’s Historic Oscar Wins

Chloé Zhao made history twice over at the Oscar Sunday night. For her direction of exquisite Western road drama Nomadland, Zhao won the Academy Award for Best Director — making her the first Asian woman, and only the second woman ever, to win the award in the Oscars’ 93-year history. Later in the night, Nomadland won Best Picture, making it the first Best Picture winner to be entirely female-led, and the first one directed by a woman of color. But her historic wins felt muted in the U.S. press ...
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China Censors Director Chloé Zhao’s Oscar Victories

Zhao won best director and best picture for "Nomadland" but you wouldn't know it by the response of her nation of birth.
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China censored social media posts about Chloé Zhao’s Oscar win

Zhao is the first Chinese woman to win Best Director.
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How to watch 'Nomadland' - the Oscar winner for best picture is now streaming on Hulu

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Frances McDormand won her third Oscar for "Nomadland." Searchlight Pictures "Nomadland" premiered on Hulu and in theaters on February 19. The critically acclaimed movie won three Oscars at the 2021 Academy Awards. Hulu starts at $6 a month for ad-supported streaming or $12 a month for ad-free streaming. Product Card (small) (streaming purchase) (small) One of the top winners at the 2021 Academy Awards ...
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China Censors 'Nomadland' Director Chloe Zhao's Oscar Win

"Nomadland" director Chloe Zhao made history on Sunday by becoming the first woman of color and first Chinese woman to win the Oscar for best director. Official media, major search engines and internet censors in her home country are making as if it didn't happen. From a report: Ms. Zhao's win, just the second time a woman has walked away with best director, unleashed a flurry of congratulatory messages on Chinese social-media sites when it was announced Monday morning Beijing time. By midaftern...
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How Oscar-Winning Director Chloe Zhao Gets Great Performances From Non-Actors

Basically, her subjects tell their stories; she works with those stories and fictionalizes them, and then the subjects act out their fictionalized lives. “The outcome is scripted but the raw material is fact. There’s a personal rediscovery for the men and women onscreen as they interpret themselves in Zhao’s fabricated versions of their realities.” – Los Angeles Times
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Oscars 2021: Nomadland's Chloé Zhao scoops historic best director win

Zhao was the first woman of color nominated for a directing Academy Award, while her film also took home best picture and best actress.
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China Mutes Reaction to Zhao's Oscars as S. Korea Lauds Youn

Chloé Zhao’s history-making Oscars sweep, winning best director and best picture, is being met with a muted response in her country of birth, and even censorship.
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Chloé Zhao Becomes Only the Second Woman to Win Oscar for Best Director in 93 Years

Zhao won the Oscar for “Nomadland,” her third feature directorial effort following “Songs My Brother Taught Me” and “The Rider.”
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Zhao's Oscars Get Muted Reaction, Even Censorship in China

Chloe Zhao’s history-making Oscars sweep, winning best director and best picture, is being met with a muted response in her country of birth, and even instances of censorship.
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Oscars 2021: ‘Nomadland’ wins big, Anthony Hopkins surprises, Frances McDormand howls

“Nomadland” was the big winner at the 93rd annual Academy Awards on Sunday, taking home Oscars for best picture, best director for Chloé Zhao and best actress for Frances McDormand. In a year when the pandemic prompted a reimagining of the ceremonies — most of it took place at Union Station in downtown Los Angeles — voters spread the wealth with six movies tying for second place with two Oscars each. In the best actor race, Anthony Hopkins won for his portray of a man struggling with dementia. H...
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'Nomadland' Wins Best Picture at a Social Distanced Oscars

Chloe Zhao’s “Nomadland,” a wistful portrait of itinerant lives on open roads across the American West, won best picture Sunday at the 93rd Academy Awards, where the China-born Zhao also became just the second woman -- and the first woman of color -- to win best director.
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Oscars 2021: Chloé Zhao makes history with best director win for Nomadland

Zhao was the first woman of color nominated in the category, winning for the movie that also took home best picture.
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Oscars 2021: Chloe Zhao, from 'outsider' to Hollywood history-maker

Chinese-born, British-educated, US-based Zhao is the first woman of colour to win best director.
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Chloe Zhao, from 'outsider' to Hollywood history-maker

Chinese-born, British-educated, US-based Zhao is the first woman of colour to win best director.
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Oscars 2021: Chloé Zhao wins best director for ‘Nomadland’ and makes history

Chloé Zhao won best director for “Nomadland” at the Academy Awards on Sunday, and in doing so became the first woman of color — and only the second woman ever — to win the top directing honors. Zhao had been considered a frontrunner throughout awards season for her moving portrayal of the nomad culture, men and women who for a variety of reasons live life on the road in vans or RVs. Related links Oscars 2021: See photos of red carpet fashion from Union Station Oscars 2021: See photos of th...
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Chloé Zhao has made Oscar history

Chloé Zhao has made Oscar history. On Sunday, Zhao became the first woman of color and the first woman of Asian descent to earn best director at the Academy Awards.
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Opinion: Why Zhao's win matters for Asian women in Hollywood

It took 93 years for the Academy to name an Asian woman as Best Director. And until this year, only five women, all White, had ever been nominated and only one had won -- Kathryn Bigelow, in 2010, for "The Hurt Locker."
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