1. Tim Cook predicts end to traditional money
During a recent visit to the United Kingdom, Apple CEO Tim Cook said
that children of the future will not know what traditional cash is, Mirror Online reports.
Cook’s comments, which he made while speaking at Trinity College in
Dublin, don’t come as much of a surprise, seeing that his Apply Pay contact-free system has caused quite a
buzz after debuting in the UK on July 14.
“Your kids will not know what money is," Cook said, according
to Mirror Online.
Read more about Cook’s ideas about the future of money.
2. Another gold bullion coin sells out
The United States Mint has sold out its remaining inventory of 2015
American Eagle 1-ounce gold bullion coins.
So what denominations are left?
3. Speaking of gold
The video below recently took off on our Coin
World Facebook page, garnering more than 120 shares and more
than 6,000 views. Apparently people like to see 1.7 million ounces of shiny gold.
4. Connect with Coin World:
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6. Hot topics
Check out three interesting stories from the last couple of days:
Fake 1894-O Morgan dollar a problem, National Park
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Senate considers congressional gold medal for
Vietnam air ambulance crews
Pobjoy Mint issues Magna Carta crown from
7. Something Social