How Fortnite Bounties, NPCs, And Gold Bars Work

Fortnite Season 5 brings with it plenty of Mandalorian content, so it makes sense that some of the new challenges are bounties. He is a bounty hunter, after all. You’ll be able to complete these bounties, tracking down and eliminating targets on the map in exchange for rewards. We’ll explain how to make sense of them so you can reap the benefits.

How To Complete Bounties

There are new NPCs to talk to around the map, and among other things, they offer two types of missions: bounties and quests. Both of these reward you with the new gold bar currency, which can then be traded in to NPCs for various rewards (more on that below.) Bounties involve hunting down a specific player within a time limit, while quests involve other objectives, such as visiting certain locations, using consumables, and so on.

After selecting a bounty, kill the specific player

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Winklevoss twins say bitcoin will soar to $500,000 and surpass gold as a store of value

  • Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss told CNBC on Monday that bitcoin will skyrocket to $500,000 within the next decade and surpass gold as a store of value. 
  • “Our thesis is that bitcoin is gold 2.0, that it will disrupt gold, and if it does that, it has to have a market cap of 9 trillion, so we think it could price one day at $500,000 of bitcoin,” Tyler Winklevoss said.
  • The cofounders of Gemini explained that Bitcoin is a better store of value than gold and offers higher returns.
  • Bitcoin climbed to a new record high today, bringing its year-to-date gain to 177%.
  • Watch bitcoin trade live here.

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss told CNBC that bitcoin will skyrocket to $500,000 within the next decade as it surpasses gold as a store of value. 

The cofounders of Gemini appeared on CNBC shortly before bitcoin jumped 8.7% to a record high

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Is Gold The New Bonds?

“Brass shines as fair to the ignorant as gold to the goldsmiths.” – Queen Elizabeth I

Historically, investment advisors and pension funds allocated most of their clients’ money to stocks and bonds. A common allocation was 60% stocks and 40% bonds. But with risk-free bonds (10-year Treasuries) now under 1%, investing in bonds leaves an investor behind inflation in the U.S. In many European nations, government bonds now have a negative yield. Retirees counted on bond income to supplement social security, pensions and other retirement income. They are being forced to pull money out of bond principal as the interest income is insufficient to live on. Insurance companies invest primarily in bonds. They will be increasingly forced to increase their underwriting income to offset lower bond yields, add riskier bonds or buy stocks. Investors of course can get yields higher than 1%, but take credit risk and often prepayment risk

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Will BuzzFeed lead a SPAC gold rush for smaller digital media players?

  • BuzzFeed’s acquisition of HuffPost has sparked speculation that BuzzFeed could try to buy other digital media companies, possibly by joining forces with a SPAC.
  • SPACs, or Special Purpose Acquisition Companies, armed with hundreds of millions of dollars are already evaluating a variety of digital media ventures.
  • SPACs are likely to eye media companies with name recognition, like Vice Media or Vox Media.
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Is Jonah Peretti’s BuzzFeed on a path to going public? 

At small private industry dinners from Los Angeles to New York, executives from Special Purpose Acquisition Companies, or SPACs, are flooding the zone.

Last week, Buzzfeed stunned COVID-cowed medialand with news it was acquiring digital newspaper HuffPost from Verizon and giving the phone giant a stake in a larger entity. Verizon agreed to invest in the new company, sparking speculation that Peretti would try to add other companies while remaining independent,

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U.S. Stocks Rise on Reopening Rotation; Gold Drops: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) — U.S. stocks churned higher as investors piled into companies that will benefit most from a return to normal economic activity. Tech shares lagged behind, while gold slumped.

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The S&P 500 Index rose in afternoon trading that was 5% below the 30-day average. The Nasdaq 100 extended losses into a second day. AstraZeneca Plc became the latest firm to deliver positive vaccine developments, bolstering demand for cruise-line operators and airlines. Stocks had been weaker on news that cases continued to surge around the country and after New York’s mayor warned the city would be in “dire, dire shape” without additional federal aid.

Vaccine successes lately have added to a risk-on mood in markets and investors have snapped up assets that could benefit from the end of lockdowns and travel restrictions even as the virus rages across the nation. Investors have also started to anticipate Congress will again

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Australia’s mining investment embraces gold, battery minerals

MELBOURNE, Nov 23 (Reuters)Gold and battery minerals are drawing fresh investment interest in Australia, adding to expanding plans for new natural gas, iron ore and coal projects, an Australian government report said on Monday.

Over the 12 months to end-October 2020, the number of major resources and energy development projects rose by 19% to 335, while the value of projects in the investment pipeline rose by 4% to A$334 billion ($245 billion), the Department of Industry report said.

The value of gold projects jumped 33%, spurred by record gold prices, with a number of shuttered mines targeting restarts, while exploration and development of new projects is also increasing rapidly.

Old gold mines set for a restart include the A$102 million Katanning project in Western Australia, which ceased output in May 1997, and Horizon Gold’s HRN.AX Gum Creek, which ended in 2005. Australian dollar gold hit a record A$2,872.60

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P&G’s Royal Oils and Gold Series Announce Ongoing Commitment to Support Black Women in STEM

The P&G brands are partnering with CVS and UNCF to award $200,000 in scholarships to Black women pursuing degrees in STEM subjects

Black women have historically been underrepresented in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce. P&G brands Royal Oils by Head & Shoulders and Gold Series from Pantene are determined to help change that by supporting the growth and development of future Black female STEM-focused innovators through a new initiative. Together with CVS this fall, P&G will award $200,000 in scholarships to Black women pursuing a degree in STEM subjects at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and UNCF member schools, facilitated through long-time higher education partner UNCF (United Negro College Fund).

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201116005721/en/

The P&G brands are partnering with CVS and UNCF to award $200,000 in scholarships to Black women pursuing degrees in STEM subjects. (Graphic: Business Wire)

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Belmont Receives 3DIP Survey Results on A-J Lode Gold Project, Greenwood Mining Camp, Southern British Columbia.

VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / November 12, 2020 / Belmont Resources Ltd. (TSXV:BEA)(FRA:L3L2) is pleased to report that it has received results from SJ Geophysic’s 3DIP survey on the Athelstan-Jackpot (A-J) gold project in the prolific Greenwood mining district of southern British Columbia.

The 3DIP data is currently being reviewed by Belmont’s consulting geophysicist Sergio Espenoza, PhD. along with consulting geologist Linda Caron, M.Sc., P.Eng.

The IP results are being correlated with detailed geological mapping on the property and the recently completed drone magnetic survey and will identify and prioritize drill targets. Belmont is currently awaiting approval of a 5 year work program permit application which will enable it to proceed with drilling scheduled for year-end or early 2021.

3DIP results are expected to be announced early next week.

The 3DIP survey covered primarily two mineralized gold zones.

East-West A-J Mineralized Gold Trend

A-J IP Survey Grid over Geology

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New PlayStation and Xbox Arrive During a Pandemic Gold Rush

EMERYVILLE, Calif. — Huddled under blankets to brace against the cold, J.B. August and his buddies couldn’t help grinning as the doors of the boarded-up GameStop store finally opened.

The six men, strangers turned friends after camping outside on the sidewalk all night, let out whoops of excitement on Tuesday morning as they finally got inside to buy the boxy yet sleek new Xboxes.

“I’m just treating myself — it’s therapy,” said Mr. August, 35, before triumphantly carrying the device out of the store after 18 hours of waiting. “I never really have time to do anything for myself, so let me just go ahead and make an investment for myself and my peace of mind.”

The gaming craze on display in the Bay Area was echoed around the country this week as video gamers flocked to stores and crashed preorder websites in their rush to buy new video game

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P2 Gold Upsizes Financing

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — P2 Gold Inc. (“P2” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:PGLD) reports that it intends to increase the size of its previously announced non-brokered private placement of units from 2,500,000 units to 3,307,500 units (the “Private Placement”).

The Private Placement will now consist of 3,307,500 units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.40 per Unit for gross proceeds of $1.323 million. Each Unit will consist of one common share in the capital of the Company and one common share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each Warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one additional common share in the capital of the Company at an exercise price of $0.65 per common share for a period of

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