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Spain turns to blockchain for renewable energy

Iberdrola, a Spanish public electrical utility company based in Bilbao, Basque Country, announced that they will be turning to blockchain technology to guarantee that...

Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy

ULSAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (UNIST) A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has developed a system that produces electricity and hydrogen (H2) while...

Chip Maker TSMC Reports ‘Big Drop’ in Crypto Mining Revenue

Chip-making giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported a slump in its crypto mining business revenue for last year. The firm announced its Q4 2018 financial...

South Korea’s Defense Arm Announces Funding for Blockchain Projects

South Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has launched a pilot for developing blockchain applications for the defense industry, according to an official notice Jan. 11. According to the...

MIT Scientists Score Breakthrough in Finding Bacteria That Produce Electricity

Deeps in mines, at the bottom of lakes, and even in your own gut, bacteria are hard at work producing electricity in order to...

Synchronoss and TBCASoft Jointly Promote Cross-Carrier Blockchain for Telecom Operators

BRIDGEWATER, N.J.-Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products, and TBCASoft, Inc., an innovator of...

Government Shutdown Delays Launch of New Tech Products

It’s day 21 of the US government shutdown, and the tech industry is starting to feel the heat.   Tech lovers may see fewer cutting-edge gadgets...

NYC Economic Development Corporation Opens Blockchain Education Center

The NYCEDC opens an educational resource for developers and the general public – and shakes up this year’s NYC BigApps Blockchain Challenge. The New York...

Caper’s AI-powered shopping carts could represent the future of cashier-free shopping

Caper's solution is far more scalable than others [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_c-9vJi4b0] While it seemed like brick-and-mortar retail would be all but killed off following the explosive rise...

Cryptocollectible Collaboration: CryptoKitties And Gods Unchained Create Crossover Items

In a move toward Dapp interoperability, CryptoKitties and Gods Unchained have joined forces. The CryptoKitties team has partnered with Gods Unchained to release special items...

US Energy Department Fuels Universities with $4.8 Million Blockchain Funding

The US Department of Energy (DoE) has said that it will be backing universities’ research and development projects, including blockchain, up to the tune of...

Steemit Social Network Bans Users Amid Censorship Resistance

  Steemit bans user account ‘thedarklord’ for attempting to leak documents exposing ‘truths’ about 9/11 The decision to censor account is faced with a...

New Bot Enables Millions to Send and Receive Cryptocurrencies on Facebook...

A company is giving Facebook users a way to securely send and receive crypto through Messenger — all while keeping sensitive information private. Lite.IM says...

IBM Unveils World’s First Integrated Quantum Computing System for Commercial Use

At the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), IBM unveiled IBM Q System One, the world's first integrated universal approximate quantum computing system designed for...

This is Verizon’s first 5G smartphone

Hint: The phone may sound familiar.   Verizon's first 5G smartphone didn't start out as 5G device. But it will once the wireless carrier formally launches...

Regulator cautions public over crypto trading in Kenya

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has issued a cautionary statement over KeniCoin crypto tokens and its subsequent trading in Kenya, warning users of the...

China Banking Association Develops Blockchain Platform For Trade Finance

The new platform, intended to improve financial services related to trade finance, has already successfully put an inter-bank letter of credit on a blockchain. On...

Number of South Korean Crypto Firms Enter Payments Market

South Korea-based cryptocurrency and Blockchain firms are venturing into the simple payments market. Dunamu, a South Korean company which also has a crypto exchange by the name...

Proof of Keys: Do You Really ‘Own’ Your Crypto?

"Proof of Keys" is a new Bitcoin "cultural tradition" promoted by Trace Mayer , the host of the Bitcoin Knowledge podcast . The basic idea is that every year, on Bitcoin's...

Binance Confirms Support for the January Ethereum (ETH) Constantinople Hard Fork

The highly anticipated Ethereum (ETH) Constantinople hard fork has been scheduled for the 16th of January but depending on the target block height of...

This Week’s Crypto Winners

The holiday period has brought some excitement to the area, with crypto experiencing a “flash crash” of sorts on December 27th/28th and then recovering...

New York to Have First Crypto Task Force

Recently, New York State became the first state in the nation to create a cryptocurrency task force to study how to properly regulate, define...

Australia based String Exchange introduces one of the most affordable and...

Trading crypto-tokens and AUD are never been more affordable and secure. Cutting-edge technology, multi-level security and offline vaults finally bring peace of mind. Where to...

Tech Breakthroughs of 2018

Development across the entire information technology landscape certainly didn’t slow down this year. From CRISPR babies, to the rapid decline of the crypto markets,...

Cloud, edge, technology for small businesses top 2019 trends

From the cloud 'foundation of innovation' to intelligent edge computing, channel partners will have numerous technology developments to consider in 2019. Editor's note: This is the...

Technology trends 2019: Expect AI, blockchain uncertainty

AI and blockchain uses are on the cusp of expansion. Or are they? IT service provider executives discuss the timing and prospects for emerging...

Swedish research multiplies the life of rechargeable NiMH batteries

Researchers at Stockholm University have developed a method to multiply the lifespan of nickel-metal hydride batteries. This means that the batteries can handle a...

The Blockchain Africa Conference to Kick Off in Johannesburg and Cape...

TechInAfrica – An annual blockchain event, the Blockchain Africa Conference will take place in two South African cities, Johannesburg and Cape Town next year. The Conference will...

Layer1 wants to thrive in the age of the crypto crash

A year ago, crypto was reaching ever new highs, and I was talking about whether ICOs would supplant the VC funding round and warning about Kim Jong...

Blockchain Will Be Brought Onto Satellites by Cryptocurrency Exchange to Help...

A new cryptocurrency exchange has partnered with a satellite operator to give blockchain access to people without the internet in developing countries. Supreme Global Holdings...

Blockchain and the 4th Industrial Revolution

Humankind is approaching a new industrial revolution. Unlike the previous three, it will impact every industry and interact between the digital, physical and even...

AI crypto trading platform sells out initial tokens in three hours

A platform for trading cryptocurrency that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to assist trades has seen its first public Initial Token Offering (ITO) sell out...

A new type of quantum computer has smashed every record

Quantum computing is progressing in leaps and bounds Why it matters: As the quantum future looms closer, hundreds if not thousands of companies and research...

IBM Helps Kenyan Agriculture Flourish On Twiga Blockchain

Blockchain tech helps farmers and vendors access financing. It’s eight in the morning in Kinangop, a small rural town 55 miles north of Nairobi. For...

Blockchain Technology Continues To Thrive Even As Cryptocurrency Market Suffers Bearish...

Since the beginning of the year, there has been a lot of pressure in the cryptocurrency market. The pressure increased these past month following...

Telecoms Giant AT&T Seeks Patent for Blockchain-Enabled Social Media ‘Mapping’ System

American telecoms giant AT&T is seeking a patent for a blockchain-based social media history “map.” The patent application was published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Dec....

And now another major smartphone manufacturer is getting into crypto

Huawei begins rolling out cryptocurrency software to its smartphone users… Already this year, we’ve seen the release of the HTC Exodus 1 smartphone, that comes...

Brave New Coin and Chainlink launch new crypto tools for institutions...

Brave New Coin (BNC), a provider of high-value cryptocurrency market data, has announced today a partnership with Chainlink, a decentralized oracle network that connects...

Galaxy S10 might ship with a secure cold crypto wallet for...

One of the newest trends in mobile is Bitcoin and the blockchain, although only a few companies are ready to offer phones featuring cold...

IBM hopes for DNC registry on blockchain next year

TRAI had completed a review of the proof of concepts on blockchain, or distributed ledger technology (DLT), in February. After evaluating what was possible...

‘INSTITUTIONAL MONEY WILL FINALLY FLOW INTO CRYPTO IN 2019’

Tech investment bank GP Bullhound publishes annual report with 10 predictions and says 2019 will be the year that more institutional capital flows into...

Facebook Lite Crosses A Billion Downloads On The Play Store

The social networking giant released its Facebook Lite app so that users with entry-level devices and poor connectivity could also access the network. It...

Ascertaining Identity in the Digital World Using Schnorr Signatures

Since humans were able to put his words into a written form, cultures have needed a way to ascertain the origin of documents. Once...

XRP Transactions via Apple’s Siri Are Now Possible Thanks to an...

XRP continues to cement itself as a multipurpose cryptocurrency with enough merits to be the most important altcoin in the market. A few days...

What could smart contracts do for business?

As more businesses plan to invest in blockchain, this distributed ledger looks increasingly like the link that will transform supplies chains, is fast becoming one...

The Road Ahead for Blockchain

Digital Ledger Could Have Many Uses in Transportation, but Industry Must Lay Groundwork to Realize Its Potential Blockchain is more than just a tech industry...

TAP: The new-age crypto payment card

TAP is a suite of services in application: users can access a secure wallet, trade, and transact. While TAP offers a lot of convenience by...

Honda reveals fluoride battery breakthrough for next-gen power storage

Honda Research Institute has announced a new breakthrough battery chemistry developed in collaboration with Caltech and NASA JPL researchers. The technology, which was detailed...

The industrial tech to watch in 2019

Edge computing, computer vision, and cobots will have a huge impact on industrial manufacturing in the coming year and beyond, according to a new report...

Britain Is Developing an AI-Powered Predictive Policing System

The tantalizing prospect of predicting crime before it happens has got law enforcement agencies excited about AI. Most efforts so far have focused on...

Huawei Cloud Announces Global Launch of its Blockchain Services

Huawei Cloud, the cloud services arm of Huawei Global, has announced the launch of its Blockchain Service (BCS), according to an official press release. The...

KidLet Uses NEM Technology in Teaching Kids About Blockchain and Money...

KidLet is a platform established by 10-year old Kaede Takenaka whose main objective is to educate kids about the fourth industrial revolution and fiscal...

Major Blockchain Technologies, Part 2 Of 2 (Blockchain Report Excerpt)

One of the emerging technologies we cover that isn’t directly a clean tech innovation is blockchain, which promises to be a catalyst for innovation...

Major Blockchain Technologies, Part 1 Of 2 (Blockchain Report Excerpt)

One of the emerging technologies we cover that isn’t directly a clean tech innovation is blockchain, which promises to be a catalyst for innovation...

Quantum Hard Drives: Their Implications

For years, Quantum technology has been an emerging but innovative field and this year, physicists have made ground-breaking discoveries that will allow for further...

U.S. FDA Eyes Blockchain to Enhance Food Safety in the Wake...

Following an outbreak of E. coli in the United States that was linked to romaine lettuce, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is considering...

This is the time of year where savvy cyber criminals see an opportunity. Last year, the Carbon Black Threat Analysis Unit reported that organisations...

Rapid prototyping and 3D printing technology has changed the way some DIY-ers and inventors approach creating. Being able to conjure a physical object out...

Blockchain, Smart Cities and the Urban Revolution

Blockchain, the decentralized, open-ledger system which can record permanently multiple transactions, is about to come into its own as the world’s cities move towards...

BrainGate Brain-Computer Interface turns thoughts into a mouse for tablet control

Scientists around the world are working on solutions that will help people who have paralysis to lead a more normal life. With the popularity...

Ledger and Trezor Black Friday Deals – Between 30% To 50%...

It’s Black Friday, and that means crazy cheap deals for much-needed Cryptocurrency products you have wanted for the last one year. Yesterday, we posted...

Imec develops contact lens with integrated LED, IC and antenna

Imec, Ghent University and SEED Co, have  developed a contact lens with an integrated LED light, including an ultra-thin silicon microchip, radio‐frequency (RF) antenna...

AI Used To Create Synthetic Fingerprints, Fools Biometric Scanners

Fingerprint scanners have become pretty commonplace for use on smartphones and in some cases, even laptops. Given that we all have unique fingerprints, it...

Brave Browser (BAT) Announces SpeedReader to Improve Page Performance.

The new reader mode is designed to make web pages more pleasant and less complex to read. Brave Software, the company behind the Brave browser...

NVIDIA Suffers Crypto-Withdrawal, Disappointing Earnings Call.

Nvidia, one of the top GPU chip companies, is suffering from crypto-withdrawal. The company failed to adapt to the new panorama where GPUs are no...

Coinbase CTO Believes Cryptocurrencies Are Entering Tech Mainstream.

Balaji Srinivasan, the CTO at Coinbase, believes that digital currencies are entering the tech mainstream. This is despite the over 70 percent correction that has been...

Bosch Doubles Down on IOTA Data Marketplace

One of the original participants of IOTA’s decentralized data marketplace, engineering and electronics monolith Bosch, has just upped the tempo with the 12th-largestcryptocurrency by...

Alphaslot unveils casino blockchain technology

Blockchain gaming innovator Alphaslot has unveiled its new tokenized social gaming platform which it it hopes will integrate eSports and mobile gaming with land-based...

British Army begins military robot testing exercise to further frontline efficiency

In the most widespread experiment of its type in British military history, robots will be tested for their frontline effectiveness Today marks an exciting step...

KT to build smart community in Australia

KT will build a smart community in Australia in cooperation with a local partner and Seoul National University using its information technology, Korea's No....

Amazon Partners With Apple to Directly Sell iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch

Amazon is signing a deal with Apple to expand its collection of Cupertino’s hardware. The company currently sells devices like the iPhone from third-party...

Unravelling the threat of crypto-mining

At least 2,500 sites are running code for crypto-mining within the browsers of unknowing visitors. Who’s using your CPU? Amidst the haze of security fears...

Mining Giant Bitmain Hurries to Deploy 90,000 S9 Antminers Ahead of...

Ahead of the imminent Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard fork, mining giant Bitmain has rushed to deploy around 90,000 Antminer S9 machines to the western...

Trading Platform ‘eToro’ Launches New Cryptocurrency Wallet

The global social trading platform, eToro, recently launched its digital currency wallet which would initially support four virtual coins The New eToro Cryptocurrency Wallet According to...

Augur Accurately Predicts 2018 US Elections

The blockchain-based prediction market Augur, whose native token REP is ranked #48 with a market cap of USD 163 million as of 7 November...

Social robotics platform reveals a new face for conversational artificial intelligence

A new social robotics platform, featuring a robot with a human like face, that can communicate showing human like characteristics, is set to advance...

$215,000 Worth of Virtual Land Bought With What Can Be a...

Someone has spent $215,200 on some tokenized pixels on the screen, as much as an actual house in some of the world’s most expensive...

How to create a Blog on Dollar Destruction website as a...

Fancy yourself as a News writer, or you just fancy letting the world know some interesting news? Well you can do it on the site,...

Apple iPhone 5G is coming! In 2020…

Ultra-fast 5G wireless is going to change the world... eventually. It won't just disrupt the mobile ISP business, but home internet as well. Throughout...

Bitcoin: How Cryptocurrencies Work

Source - SciShow Published - 2016 Dec 21 SUBSCRIBE 5.3M Whether or not it's worth investing in, the math behind Bitcoin is an elegant solution to some complex...

How does a blockchain work? – Simply Explained

Source - Simply Explained - Savjee Published - 2017 Nov 13 SUBSCRIBE 109K What is a blockchain and how do they work? I'll explain why blockchains are...

Azerbaijan Finds Blockchain Solutions for Legal, Housing, Utility Sectors

Azerbaijan has revealed its plans to use blockchain technology to improve the efficiency of the country’s legal system a well as in the housing...

How Can Cryptocurrency Change Retail Payments?

Cryptocurrency made a poor first impression with the public when it launched, thanks to an association with criminal activity and security loopholes that were not...

The Biggest Bet in Blockchain’s History, Will it Work?

I bought a bank. So said Jeffrey Berns at a packed event (pictured) where plans were revealed for a smart city running on the...

Top 10 Industries That Will Use Blockchain In The Next 5...

Blockchain technology is disrupting various industries. A technology that was generally unheard of previously is expected to have a market capitalization of over $3 trillion...

Malta Blockchain Summit Event Kicks Off on the Notorious Crypto Island

One of the year’s biggest blockchain summits is currently holding in Malta. It promises to be an event packed with some of the most outstanding speakers...

November Competition – Win $500 of NHN Tokens

The Dollar Destruction November Competition is sponsored by NHN - A Natural Solution to Health, Based on Blockchain Technology. If you want to win $500...

Coinbase’s Zach Abrams Puts an End to Crypto vs. Internet Debate.

Zach Abrams, Dir Product at Coinbase compared cryptocurrencies to some of the most groundbreaking technologies of the past in a recent blog post. Depending on...

Caribbean Examinations Council to Issue Blockchain Certificates to 24,000 Candidates

The verification process of educational credentials in the Caribbean will now be faster after the regional examinations body announced it will begin offering blockchain-based...

Coming In Hot And Fast: The New XRP Text Instant Payment...

XRP continues to rock the crypto world as various blockchain and crypto products pop up in its favor. The latest entry is a rather...

Hundreds Of Firms Seem Keen On IOTA.

Over 600 corporations have shown interest in utilising IOTA over the past year. The firms want to use the foundation towards meeting their goals...

Online Gaming Platforms May Be the Next “Killer App” For Blockchain...

Darryn Pollock, a Forbes contributor who writes mainly about finance and economics, recently pointed out the similarities between the evolving blockchain industry and the...

Mastercard Wants to Patent a Fractional Reserve Cryptocurrency Bank

Mastercard has gone all the way through the stages of the resistance proverb — “first they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight...

Why HTC is Only Accepting Bitcoin and Ethereum for its First...

Taiwanese consumer electronics giant HTC has officially launched its first blockchain phone, which will be sold exclusively in crypto. Called Exodus 1, the blockchain mobile...

Tron’s Gaming dApp Tronbet hits 200 million TRX payouts.

One of Tron’s main dApps Tronbet is said to have paid out at least 200 million TRX to winners among its users after its launch just last...

Brave Browser Starts Rolling out Its Built-in BAT Tipping Feature.

The popular cryptocurrency-funded Brave browser has recently started rolling outs its built-in Basic Attention Token (BAT) tipping feature, a move that has been seeing...

“Perfect Use”: Canadian Crypto Startup Puts Marijuana On Blockchain

Capitalising on Canada’s formal legalisation of marijuana and weed-related products for recreational use, a fintech company situated in the US’ northern neighbour has revealed plans to track cannabis...

HTC is about to introduce the world’s first blockchain phone

October has been one of the busiest months in Android history when it comes to new smartphone releases. So far, we’ve seen four flagship...

(IOTA) Tangle To Be Used For Palm Scanning Identity Verification Technology.

IOTA is a not-for-profit organization on a mission to develop and standardize the blockchain’s involvement with the growing Internet of Things (IoT). This has led to...

Monero (XMR) “Bulletproof” Blockchain Upgrade To Go Live, Investors Bullish

Massive Monero Protocol Upgrade To Go Live On October 18th Following months of back-end development, the talented individuals behind the Monero project confirmed that the...

Watch out Wall Street, Blockchain is Coming: Fmr. JPMorgan Exec. Blythe...

Blockchain innovator and former JPMorgan head of commodities Blythe Masters spoke at the London Metal Exchange annual dinner during the LME Week to say...

How Governments and Private Companies Plan to Use Blockchain to Track...

With the DNA sequencing industry in dire need of a solution to securely store sensitive data, companies are now turning to blockchain. In the past...

Parity Signer v2.0 Turns Old Phones Into Hardware Wallets

The project is still in beta, so don't transfer all your crypto just yet. But maybe start digging out that old iPhone with the...

Latest Spot demo puts a Boston Dynamics robot to work

After dropping a stunning "Parkour" video for its humanoid Atlas robot earlier today, Boston Dynamics followed up with this more subdued look at a...

Should businesses prepare for ransomware with a cryptocurrency stash?

An increasing number of enterprises are considering pre-purchasing cryptocurrency in anticipation of potential ransomware attacks. But is this a valid risk-reduction strategy for enterprises? To...

Why IBM is speculating on Blockchain

The tech giants seem to be all in on blockchain. With everyone from Google, to Amazon, to Long Island Iced Tea dipping their toes into blockchain...

AI CRYPTO (AIC) Releases World’s First Decentralized Application using Artificial Intelligence

AI CRYPTO Launches the World’s Pioneer AI Decentralized Application! AI CRYPTO (AIC), a blockchain-AI oriented start-up made an announcement on the 8th of October about their...

How To Build Your Own Crypto Exchange Business

Cryptocurrency exchanges have emerged as one of the most profitable business segments in the cryptocurrency industry. 2017 launched exchange Binance, for example, expects to...

Here’s Nintendo’s design for a case that turns your phone into...

Nintendo wants to protect your phone from scratches, and let you play Dr. Mario on your commute. Nintendo looks set to rekindle childhood gaming nostalgia...

Ripple Blockchain-Powered Mobile Payment App ‘MoneyTap’ Comes Online In Japan

SBI Ripple Asia, a Joint-venture based in Tokyo, Japan has launched its blockchain based money remittance app. The app called MoneyTap can make real-time,...

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Announces Strategic Partnership With Hyperledger

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), a consortium made up of more than 300 organizations united to develop enterprise solutions based on the Ethereum blockchain,...

14 European Banks Complete First Phase Of Blockchain Trial

A group of European banks led by the Associazione Bancaria Italiana (ABI) have completed the first tests in a blockchain trial for interbank reconciliations. In...

South Korea Interested In Third Generation Blockchains

Second-generation platforms like Ethereum allow applications to run as programmed whereas third-generation platforms have come out of the blue addressing current issues with second-generation...

7 Household Company Names Leading The Blockchain Patent Ownership Battle

Patents are complex legal documents that are used in modern business for protecting important pieces of intellectual property. While they are applied in pretty...

Berners-Lee launches startup to commercialise his Solid decentralised web project

New startup to drive adoption of decentralised web project aimed at passing control from tech giants to users. Sir Tim Berners-Lee has joined forces with...

The first “social network” of brains lets three people transmit thoughts...

BrainNet allows collaborative problem-solving using direct brain-to-brain communication. The ability to send thoughts directly to another person’s brain is the stuff of science fiction. At...

On The Edge Of Transformation: Payments Go Crypto

If you had bought Bitcoin back in January 2016 and sold it off exactly two years later you would have multiplied your value 35...

Oil Companies will not like THIS! This Car Is Powered By...

If claims being made are not exaggerated and the mainstream is openly reporting this technology is no exaggeration, this car functions just like a hydrogen fuel...

Samsung Partners With Squire to Build ASIC Crypto Mining Chips

Canadian firm Squire Mining Ltd has roped in Samsung Electronics to manufacture ASIC chips which are used to mine cryptocurrencies.   Samsung On The ASIC Chip...

Binance CEO: More Manipulation in Traditional Markets Than Crypto

Market manipulation is seen by most investors as a serious problem that has to be addressed with regulation as it interferes with the natural...

What Are Crypto Trading Bots And Knowing The Risks Of What...

What Are Crypto Trading Bots? Trading bots are special programs that are using complex indicators to analyze the condition of the market, predict its next move,...

Trezor Users Can Now Exchange Cryptocurrencies Directly In-Wallet

This week the hardware wallet Trezor added the ability to buy and trade cryptocurrencies within its beta wallet’s interface. Now users can swap between...

How Blockchain Can Help Telecom Companies Kick-start a Revolution?

Exploration of Blockchain technology has gone too far beyond the financial industry. Today a lot of companies across the industry segment are embracing the...

Walmart implements IBM’s blockchain for food traceability

The aim is to track food from farm to store in near real time using blockchain's distributed ledger system. Walmart is working with IBM to...

Blockchain Technology And Copyrights: Frequently Asked Questions On DLT And Ownership

Frequently Asked Questions on Blockchain and Copyrights With blockchain fast becoming ubiquitous and many entities looking to start placing some of their media, photos and...

BLOCKCHAIN: FINDING REAL BENEFITS BEYOND THE HYPE

Business transactions in agriculture have been transformed by the digitisation of the value chain. The first big impact came with barcodes, which made it...

How the Recent $60 Million Crypto Hacking Attack Will Impact Japanese...

Zaif, a major crypto exchange in Japan, was hacked this week, losing nearly $60 million in user funds in a high profile security breach. Local...

DLT in The Music Industry: How Musicians Can Earn More

The music industry is very complex inner workings. This is a world where the very essence of processes remains conservative, but the business side...

VERSEON WILL TAKE MEDICAL RESEARCH TO THE NEXT FRONTIER

Verseon, the company that is developing life-science technology for the purpose of advancing health, has unveiled its transformative blockchain technology. Verseon’s subsidiary, BlockRules Limited, developed the...

Quick Brew? BitFury’s Coffee Machine Accepts Bitcoin Via Lightning Network

Blockchain firm Bitfury has come up with a novel product aimed to make it easier to pay for products with bitcoin. To that end, a...

Amazon Just Launched A Microwave With Alexa

It was reported recently that Amazon is looking to bring its Alexa voice assistant to a wide variety of products including but not limited...

New Europol Report Warns Of Cybercrime Threats

Europol yesterday published its fifth annual Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA), in which it highlights some common cyber attacks and criminal activities related...

Gemalto And R3 To Develop Digital Identity Platform

Gemalto and R3 teamed up to create a self-sovereign identity platform. We explain why that matters. According to a September 18 press release, digital security...

MyCrypto Now Lets You Schedule Ethereum Transactions

Ethereum wallet provider MyCrypto has announced a new feature that uses Ethereum Alarm Clock from ChronoLogic. In a Medium post on September 15, 2018, MyCrypto...

Bitcoin Influencers are EMBARRASSING?

The Bitcoin debate from the cruise with Jimmy Song, Tone Vays and Roger Ver received mixed reactions and today we will discuss it and...

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This competition is now closed - for our current competition click HERE Congratulations to the winner of this competition 😀😀😀 https://www.facebook.com/DollarDestruction/posts/484326642059326 Our latest competition is our own...

A Video Guide to Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. An amusing breakdown of cryptocurrencies, blockchain and Bitcoin. https://youtu.be/g6iDZspbRMg Source - Cryptocurrencies: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Published - 2018...

Wyoming’s Crypto Cowboys: First State Hackathon Lures 27 Teams

Over nearly three days on the University of Wyoming campus in Laramie, more than two dozen hacker teams competed for cash and prizes in...

Korea Customs Service Partners with Samsung SDS to Build Blockchain Customs...

The Korea Customs Service has signed an agreement with Samsung SDS to deploy blockchaintechnology for its customs clearance system, according to a press release published September 14. Samsung SDS, the...

Framing Apple’s iPhone keynote

This year’s iPhone event is done and dusted, and now we’re all sitting in the interregnum between the announcements and the reviews. I’ve been...

Team Behind Angry Birds To Develop One-Stop Gaming Shop For Developers

The new platform is intended to be a place developers can come to build, launch, and maintain their games across multiple blockchain platforms. Beijing-based video...

SpaceX signs first private passenger for lunar mission on futuristic BFR...

The first human to fly around the moon since the storied astronauts of the Apollo era will get there on SpaceX's next-generation Big Falcon...

Sly malware author hides cryptomining botnet behind ever-shifting proxy service

Botnet author appears to be successful at hiding cryptocurrency mining botnet behind reverse proxy network used by enterprises and the developer community. Without a doubt,...

New Dawn: Asia Is Getting Its First Ever Crypto Visa Card

Things within the financial market are about to get very interesting down in Asia as the continent readies to welcome its first ever crypto...

Don’t Understand Blockchain? It Can Work for You Anyway, This Founder...

Blockchain is just a technology to make things more efficient, explains Sagewise co-founder and CEO Amy Wan Amy Wan started off her law career in...

BLOCKCHAIN IS REVOLUTIONIZING YOUR ABILITY TO MAKE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY PURCHASES

This emerging technology is making it easier for consumers to assess the the social and environmental impacts of the products they buy September 11, 2018...

Parity Implements Constantinople Ahead Of Ethereum Hard Fork

Parity has merged all relevant EIPs to its client software and is ready for testing. Parity has officially implemented Constantinople to its client software and...

New iPhone XS 2018: release date, price and specs – latest...

Is this the iPhone we've been waiting for? The new iPhone XS for 2018 is about to get its official launch on September 12 and...

Australian Local Government Debuts Blockchain-Based Driver’s Licence

A state in Australia has introduced a blockchain-based driver’s licence in conjunction with an Australian company. The new digital driver’s license will create ease,...

Winklevoss Twins Win Patent for Securely Storing Digital Assets

The Winklevoss twins have won a patent for securely storing digital assets which adds to a long list of nine successful patents won by...

Amazon Go checkout-free stores set to arrive in New York City

Amazon’s cashier-less checkout-free stores, known as Amazon Go, are starting to expand beyond Seattle. It was previously announced that the company planned to open...

Tesla Plunges as Musk Smokes Weed During Podcast, Accounting Chief Leaves...

Tesla shares slipped lower in pre-market trading Friday following news that a key short-seller is suing the clean-energy carmaker for allegedly misleading investors over...

How Blockchain Is Being Applied to Human Rights

Blockchain may not be a panacea to the all the world’s problems but there are many areas where it shows potential. Perhaps one of...

Businesses Should Use Blockchain Technology, Urges Bahrain Minister

The distributed ledger technology (DLT) is one of the milestones of our era that could help resolve some of the current biggest problems like...

IOTA [MIOTA] emerges as the winner in the vehicular applications feasibility...

IOTA released a research paper titled ”IOTA Feasibility and Perspectives for Enabling Vehicular Applications” on 29th August, which discusses the possibilities of using...

Japan is experimenting with a blockchain-powered voting system – Tsukuba will...

Japan is the latest country to consider using blockchain for voting. Tsukuba is set to become the country’s first city to trial blockchain-powered digital...

This new AI can track 200 eye movements to determine your...

German scientists have developed software that can detect character traits through eyetracking, according to a new study. Using over 200 physical behaviours, such...

Despite Desktop Appearance, Yahoo Crypto Trading Is Currently Available Only on...

Following a rollout of buy and sell options for Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), and Litecoin (LTC)  yesterday, Yahoo clarified in an email to Cointelegraph...

SEC Investment Plan A Blueprint For Crypto?

SEC plan to help investors buy stakes in private companies could be crypto's entry point. The US Securities and Exchange Commission has revealed daring plans...

California Legislature Passes Blockchain Working Group Bill

The California Legislature has passed Assembly Bill 2658, which provides a legal framework for the recognition of blockchain technology in the state’s insurance code. Introduced...

Australia Will Develop a Nationwide Blockchain Platform

Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has announced the formation of a data consortium in partnership with IBM and law firm Herbert...

As Venezuela’s Economic Chaos Continues, Dash Sees An Opening

The recent changes to Venezuela’s currency have yet to stop the nation’s economic free fall, leading many Venezuelans to resort to cryptocurrency. But not...

New York Firm Gives Aging Hydroelectric Dam New Life as Bitcoin...

DPW Holdings Inc. will use power generated by the Valatie Falls, New York hydroelectric dam for a bitcoin mining farm that is expected to...

Crypto Gold Rush Comes to a Small Town in Washington

According to entrepreneur David Carlson, the future of money is in cryptocurrency. Although plenty of people see no value in Bitcoin or any of the...

Blockchain: The Swiss Army knife of the digital era

It may be synonymous with the US$68bn cryptocurrency industry, but the technology has multiple alternative uses including digital identity, data management and audit trails. Blockchain...

Blockchain goes green: tokens for low carbon investment

A Swiss company is planning to use blockchain for clean energy investment. Silent Power Projects produces and installs CO2-neutral methanol synthesis plants and it intends to bring...

Blocks Above 0.9MB Uneconomical for Dash Crypto Miners, Study Finds

Earlier in the year cryptocurrency Dash and the Blockchain Research Lab of Arizona State University announced a US$350,000 partnership. Now, out of a study...

Indian Municipal Corporations Are Going to Issue Birth Certificates on Blockchain!

Several government bodies in India recently adopted Lynked. World’s exciting new platform in an effort to simplify citizen engagement and identification processes in the...

How Lightstreams is putting the privacy back into blockchain

The adoption of enterprise blockchains faces several obstacles. For some, privacy is the biggest. Barb Mosher Zinck shares her take on Lightstreams, a specialized...

ETSI crypto-based access control standards land

Need GDPR compliance now? Ask us how! Worried about enterprise security, access control, and GDPR? Relax, the standards bods at European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI)...

UEFA Distributes Super Cup Tickets for Madrid Derby on a Blockchain

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has announced the successful trial of a blockchain ticketing system for last week’s Super Cup match between...

Nvidia Quits Crypto Due to Low Profit, Not Because of Decline...

The world’s largest graphic card and chip maker Nvidia has officially put an end to its crypto venture, with the official announcement of its...

JD.com, China’s Largest Retailer, Launches Open Blockchain Platform

The new platform is designed to provide easy access to blockchain technology to companies without in-house capabilities. In an August 17 corporate blog post, China's...

$23 Billion: Blockchain Pivot to Bring Big Savings for Australia’s Biggest...

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has disclosed that millions of dollars in savings could be generated by Australian firms once the exchange migrates from...

UPS Eyes Blockchain in Bid to Track Global Shipping Data

Shipping giant UPS has filed for a new patent that uses blockchain as part of a distributed system for sending packages worldwide. The patent application,...

Binance Tracker Available in Beta, New Crypto Exchange Ready in Two...

Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced the launch of its new market intelligence app in beta. The mobile tracker is available for Android and...

Chinese Aerospace Firm Looks To Blockchain To Improve Electronic Invoice Management

The new blockchain platform may help with the tracking of billions of financial documents. China's state-owned Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation Ltd. has created a...

Melonport Integrates ENS Compatibility

Joining a recent trend, the blockchain-based asset management company now boasts ENS compatibility. Melonport AG, the team behind the crypto asset management system Melon, recently...

Victoria announces AU$2m robotic surgery training centre

The Australian Medical Robotics Academy in Melbourne will train surgeons on the use of revolutionary medical robots for minimally invasive surgery, partly through virtual...

‘Unhackable’ BitFi crypto wallet has been hacked

The BitFi crypto wallet was supposed to be unhackable and none other than famous weirdo John McAfee claimed that the device – essentially an Android-based mini...

Eye eye! DeepMind teams up with doctors to ogle eyeballs for...

AI can help speed up diagnosis and seldom gets it wrong AI can help ophthalmologists diagnose more than 50 common eye diseases from retinal scans,...

MLB Crypto Baseball ‘Cards’ Go On Sale Today. Here’s How to...

MLB Crypto Baseball will put digital versions of players on sale starting August 13, 2018, as part of a new game in which fans...

Where Roads Can’t Reach, Blockchain Drones Just Might Travel

A metal frame with four small and two large propellers – carrying a container the size of a refrigerator – rises into the air with...

Not Playing Around: Decentraland to Invest $5 Million in Blockchain Gaming...

Decentraland, a decentralized user-owned virtual world on the Ethereum blockchain, plans to invest $5 million to fund blockchain gaming projects built on the Decentraland...

How One Woman Is Helping Vulnerable Communities Through Digital Identities

When blockchain technology was first introduced in 2008, it was designed as a secure public database where you could trade digital currency. But over...

Bitcoin in Brief: BTC via SMS Patented, Brave BAT Tips for...

Financial software developer Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing BTC payments via SMS and we’ve covered the details in today’s edition of...

By studying patient data, A.I. can limit toxicity in cancer treatment

A cancer diagnosis can be a devastating event. And for patients suffering from brain cancer, the diagnosis carries extra weight. It’s not just the...

BizShake release alpha version of its peer-to-peer rental platform

On August 8th, 2018, USA-based BizShake released an alpha prototype of its ecosystem for renting real-world assets on the Ontology TestNet. The project aims to allow...

WeChat Trials Using Blockchain Tech to Reimburse Employee Expenses

WeChat, a messaging, social media and financial services app owned by Tencent Holdings Limited, has deployed a blockchain electronic invoice system at Shenzhen Guomao Rotary...

Butlin’s suffers data breach after falling victim to email phishing scam

Oh no, hackers might find out you went to Butlin's PANTO-STYLE HOLIDAY CAMP COMPANY Butlin's has admitted to a data breach that saw an "unauthorised...

Bitmain One Ups Canaan’s Crypto TV, Launches WiFi Router Miner

As per a recent tweet, Bitmain’s mining hardware division has just launched the so-called “Antrouter,” which as its name implies is a WiFi router. However, don’t...

Your vegetables are going to be picked by robots sooner than...

In the very near future, robots are going to be picking the vegetables that appear on grocery store shelves across America. The automation revolution that’s...

Why blockchain is the missing link to IoT transformations

Blockchain may be the right tool to allow Internet of Things (IoT) deployments to achieve their full potential. Mention blockchain in the watercooler chat, and...

Blockchain for Music Startup Raises $5.5. Million in New Funding

Decentralized music-sharing protocol Audius has raised $5.5 million in a Series A funding round led by General Catalyst and Lightspeed Capital the firm announced...

Blockchain only as strong as its weakest link

The blockchain might be secure, but is all the software interacting with it? In many cases, no. We’ve seen in an increase in cyberattacks...

Apple Watch warns man about strange heartbeat, doctors find hole in...

We’ve heard of a handful of cases of the Apple Watch alerting its wearer to life-threatening health conditions in the past, and it seems...

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Netflix-meets-YouTube video service raises $1 billion

The Hollywood mogul has secured the capital he needs to launch his digital entertainment startup. Jeffrey Katzenberg has secured his first $1 billion in financing...

Chinese Agriculture Startup Raises $58M for Blockchain Food Quality Control Platform...

Chinese agricultural startup Wangjiahuan has closed a $58 million (RMB400 million) Series A round of funding led by Global Logistic Properties, a Singapore-based logistics solution...

Here Is How Blockchain Will Help to Explore Space

Space is an area that has been historically researched by few governments, being a complex matter that requires thorough, high-class research and, therefore, substantial...

LEGO launch their first sustainable blocks made from sugarcane – and...

On August 1, LEGO launched their first sustainable building bricks. LEGO wants the majority of its production to be sustainable by 2030. The...

Tech Mahindra, Nucleus Vision partner to implement blockchain in retail, telecom

This strategic partnership marks the beginning of Nucleus Vision's global expansion strategy and Tech Mahindra's foray into the Blockchain market. Tech Mahindra, a leading provider...

Turkey Establishes Country’s First University Blockchain Center

Turkey has established the country’s first university-level blockchain center, aiming to close the blockchain expertise gap and ensure wide deployment of the technology, local...

Cryptographic Experts Reveal Security Issues in Telegram Passport

Virgil Security, Inc., a cryptographic services provider, has published a report which raises concerns regarding the security of Telegram Passport. Telegram Passport is the latest...

Buying Crypto To Be The Past, Earning It To Be The...

While today, the majority of crypto transactions arise from investors mining them and buying them, it is likely that in the future, salaries and...

Sony Patent Filings Hint at Work on Crypto Mining Hardware

Japanese technology giant Sony wants to patent two hardware approaches for hosting and maintaining blockchains, newly published documents show. Sony's two filings are entitled "Electronic...

There’s more: Google is also said to be developing a censored...

Can Google’s week get any worse? Less than a day after the revelation that it is planning a censored search engine for China, so...

6 global blockchain use cases

Exciting blockchain projects are taking place across the globe. Many businesses are already looking at the ways this technology can help them become more...

Crypto exchange Binance buys Trust Wallet in first acquisition deal

Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange based on volume, has made its first acquisition after it snapped up mobile wallet company Trust Wallet. The deal is...

Tech stocks are diving, and traders have never been more scared...

Tech stocks sold off broadly on Monday, dragging major US indexes lower, especially the Nasdaq 100, which lost as much as 1.5%. Amid...

‘Seed to sale’: Canada weighs up blockchain to track legal sales...

The Canadian government has reviewed blockchain as a possible solution for securely tracking marijuana “from seed to sale”, following the passing of a bill...

Worms frozen in permafrost for 42,000 years have come back to...

Scientists have made a discovery that is quite mind-blowing. Roundworms found in the permafrost in two areas of Siberia have come back to life...

Google no longer welcomes crypto-miners on the Play Store

The company will also ban disturbing apps that target kids. Google has updated its Play Store policy, and it's clear that the fresh set of...

Well, well, well. Crime does pay: Ransomware creeps let off with...

Dutch court goes easy on Coinvault duo Two men who masterminded various Coinvault ransomware infections will carry out 240 hours of community service as punishment...

AID:Tech And PharmAccess Deliver World’s First Blockchain Baby

The first baby born on the blockchain is expected to enter the world at a small clinic in rural Tanzania this week. What does that...

Chinese internet users employ the blockchain to share a censored news...

Chinese netizens have turned to blockchain to share a censored news story about faulty vaccines given to small babies. Their efforts to repost an...

London Police to get Cryptocurrency Training

In an attempt to tackle money laundering, police in London are to get cryptocurrency training. Hailed as a “first of its kind”, the City...

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Fortune Magazine’s annual 40 Under 40 ranking includes five leading crypto innovators this year as crypto and blockchain enter public discourse. Five prominent figures from...

The blockchain begins finding its way in the enterprise

The blockchain is in the middle of a major hype cycle at the moment, and that makes it hard for many people to take it...

Samsung’s next wireless charger will juice up two devices at once

Samsung is reportedly planning to release a two-in-one charger for its smartphones and the upcoming Galaxy Watch. Packaging for the Wireless Charger Duo has...

Bitrefill adds Amazon voucher purchase on their portfolio

The company who pioneers prepaid mobile phones top up in over 160 countries using cryptocurrencies, Bitrefill has brought Amazon into their portfolio, by enabling...

Samsung Now Accepts Cryptopayments In Three Baltic Countries.

The Korean IT giant, Samsung, is accepting payments in cryptocurrency thanks to a strategic partnership with the CopPay platform. In a first stage, the platform...

Chip Manufacturer Cuts Revenue Forecast Due to Weak Demand for Crypto...

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), a leading producer of microchips, has decreased its annual revenue and capital expenditure estimates following growth rate reduction in the...

UK Begins Research on Law Reform for Use of Blockchain Smart...

The U.K. Law Commission has launched a research project investigating reforms that would bring legal clarity to the use of blockchain-based smart contracts. According to...

Grid7 Gets $1 Million DOE Grant for Decentralized Energy Grid

Colorado based energy tech company, Grid7 has been awarded almost $1 million USD in grant money by the US Department of Energy to fund its...

Cryptocurrency based Company Change Launches Bitcoin App With No Trading Fees

Change, a Singaporean-founded company based in Estonia has launched a mobile application for buying and converting between different virtual assets with zero commission fees. As...

What to Expect When Congress Talks Crypto (Twice) Tomorrow

It's a crypto doubleheader on Capitol Hill tomorrow. Two U.S. House of Representatives Committees will be hosting hearings on Wednesday to look at the topic from...

Greener crypto? The case for environmentalism in the crypto space

For a technology founded on what many would call blue sky thinking, there is one very notable area where crypto has a clear and...

Democracy of Two: NEO and the Crypto ‘Election’ That Wasn’t

What constitutes an election? According those backing ethereum competitor neo, just one candidate and two voters. The public blockchain project, whose tokens are valued at over $2...

Stellar Becomes ‘First’ Sharia-Certified Blockchain for Payments And Asset Tokenization

Stellar, an open-source platform for distributed payments, is reportedly the first distributed ledger protocol to obtain Sharia compliance certification in the money transfer and asset tokenization...

NatWest Joins R3 Blockchain Finance Platform Marco Polo

UK bank NatWest today announced that it has joined Marco Polo, a trade finance network created by FinTech platform TradeIX and enterprise blockchain software firm R3, in a...

Tracer hopes to beat ticket scalpers with blockchain-based concert tickets.

Tracer has launched a new blockchain-based “smart ticket” that helps prevent ticket scalpers from profiting from ticket resales. By leveraging the blockchain, Tracer enables the artist...

Facebook poaches top Google engineer

Facebook has hired one of Google’s lead chip developers, Shahriar Rabii, to help the social network in its ongoing effort to design its own...

Fujitsu Promises to Deliver Viable Blockchain Project Within 5 days

IT giant Fujitsu is launching a new consultancy service that will double as a blockchain product package, delivering a viable blockchain project to customers...

Has your fridge been hijacked by cybercriminals?

Is the web browser on your phone slower than usual? It could be mining bitcoin for criminals. As the popularity of virtual currencies has grown,...

Vitalik Vs. Apple: App Store Is Restrictive & Nobody Is Complaining

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of the Ethereum platform, is quite active on Twitter and absolutely does not hold back when there is something that needs...

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network gets a new Pokemon game!

Joao Almeida from the Bitcoin has created a Pokemon game powered by the Bitcoin Lightning Network which functions similar to Twitch Plays...

Jaguar broke a world record with this tiny electric boat

It’s the company’s latest jump into the electric vehicle game. Join in the fun and play on the world’s First Hybrid on-line Casino with BTC...

You can now watch the World Cup in 4K HDR and...

At the last World Cup, four years ago, you couldn’t watch the football (soccer) action in 4K live at home, and HDR TV standards...

Get Them While You Can Gamers, Graphics Cards Prices Have Crashed

As the exchange rates for all cryptocurrencies declined this year, so did the attraction of GPU mining using graphics cards. As a result, the...

Uber Lite is a slimmed-down, 5MB version of the app for...

India is Uber’s last stand in Asia. The ride-hailing giant is doubling down on the nation of 1.3 billion people after selling off its...

Microsoft is getting ready for the next Xbox vs. PlayStation console...

Microsoft’s gaming chief, Phil Spencer, didn’t spend a lot of time talking at the company’s E3 press conference last night, preferring to let the...

Apple is reportedly planning to update its Apple Watch with a...

Apple is reportedly planning to make a change to the Apple Watch, according to Fast Company: a future version might replace its physical button...

Telecoms Giant Wants to Move Mobile Data Top-Ups to a Blockchain

China Mobile Corporation, one of the three state-owned telecommunications giants in the country, is exploring the use of distributed ledger technology within its core...

Microsoft confirms it’s acquiring GitHub for $7.5 billion

Microsoft is acquiring GitHub. After reports emerged that the software giant was in talks to acquire GitHub, Microsoft is making it official today. This is Microsoft CEO...

Atari VCS: Game, Stream, Connect Like Never Before!

Atari® returns to the living room with a retro-inspired, completely modern video computer system! New and classic games meet streaming media and a universe...

The ASUS H370 Mining Master connects 20 GPUs to one motherboard...

The fact that anyone can use off-the-shelf components to generate digital wealth stored on a decentralized blockchain is a testament to the power and...

Facebook to work on high-speed wireless internet!

Join in the fun and play on the world’s First Hybrid on-line Casino with BTC and Fiat currency payments. Check on-line for latest promotions. Facebook...

MIT Is Testing A Smart Contract-Powered Bitcoin Lightning Network

An MIT test is providing a rare glimpse of how bitcoin might truly work at scale. Revealed last week, the prestigious U.S. university has been...

Crypto-powered Brave Browser Hits 5 Million Downloads in Google Play Store.

Cryptocurrency-powered web browser Brave has now been downloaded more than five million times from the Google Play mobile app store. The ad-blocking browser, which was...

Cryptokitties are so last blockchain – Here are the new cryptogames...

The blockchain usually has a connotation of stress and worry. That need not be the case with cryptogames which are making waves on the...

A look at the credit card shaped hardware device called ‘Coolwallet’

The Credit Card Size and Shaped Coolwallet S Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet Cryptocurrency enthusiasts take security and storage seriously, and there are a bunch of different...

HTC Officially Announces New Blockchain – Powered Mobile Phone.

HTC is the latest to hop onto the blockchain bandwagon, with the company announcing plans to make a new blockchain - powered Android phone. The...

How to mine cryptocurrencies on your Android smartphone

Make money by mining on your phone as you sleep The cryptocurrency mining revolution is no longer just for pale-looking nerds who have ridiculously expensive...

HSBC claims first commercially viable trade finance deal on Blockchain.

The fact that it is replicable given the same counterparties makes it a world first, the Bank claims. The London-based bank HSBC has made what...

Putting Your Bitcoin to Use – Where you can spend it,...

Most of us have heard all about Bitcoin. It’s an exciting topic, after all, with fortunes being made and lost seemingly overnight, but what...

How Much Energy Does Bitcoin Mining Use?

The bitcoin network now uses nearly as much energy as the Czech Republic while over 6 million US households could be powered by bitcoin...

Bitmain Launches An “Extremely Efficient” ASIC Antminer Z9 For Equihash.

Bitmain presented a new hardware product dedicated to the Equihash algorithm, used by the Zcash privacy-centric cryptocurrency. This ASIC device, which is called Antminer...

Bitcoin Mining in Space: An Interview With Miner One’s CEO.

A company made history on Monday by launching a Bitcoin mining rig called Space Miner One into the stratosphere, where it confirmed transactions and...

Look out Amazon, eBay! Here’s eMarketChain.co — The project that potentially will change...

It’s no great secret that we are still in the infancy stage of Blockchain and crypto currencies. Like the dot com era, this produced the...

Ethiopian Government Partners With Cardano

The Ethiopian government signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) announcing it was partnering with Cardano to help the local agriculture industry, reported The Next...

Amazon’s Latest Delivery Scheme Involves Handing Over Your Car Keys

Amazon on Tuesday added a new option to its Amazon Key service for Prime members: In-car delivery, which allows drivers to place packages inside a...

Instagram quietly launches payments for commerce

Get ready to shop the ‘Gram. Instagram just stealthily added a native payments feature to its app for some users. It lets you register...

Crypto Hardware Giant Bitmain to Release First Zcash ASIC Miner

Equihash, the Proof-of-Work (PoW) mining algorithm used by Zcash and a variety of other cryptocurrencies, is about to get a lot less equitable. On Wednesday,...

5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy in May

  Stocks are drifting lower on Monday in the final trading day of April. A spate of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) related news initially sent...

GM bets on 3D printers for cheaper and lighter car parts

General Motors Co said on Thursday it was working with design software company Autodesk Inc to manufacture new, lightweight 3D-printed parts that could help...

Facebook to Launch Opt-In Dating Feature

CEO says the feature, aimed at 200 million ‘single’ users, would be designed ‘for building long-term relationships, not just hookups’ Facebook Inc. plans to launch...

S Korean Fishermen And Farmers To Use Blockchain Trading Platform

South Korea’s South Jeolla Province is set to launch a blockchain-powered platform that it says will allow farmers and fishermen to trade their produce...

2 Events That Will Benefit NEO Holders in 2018 Q2

“Chinese Ethereum”, otherwise known as NEO, will be a hot token to possess this quarter and everyone who owns NEO should hodl it because...

Mastercard Seeks ‘Fast Track’ Way to Sync Blockchain Data

Payments giant Mastercard wants to patent a way to quickly add new nodes to a blockchain network, new filings reveal. In a patent application published...

Google’s Founder Places Ethereum at the forefront of the “Computer Boom”

Sergey Brin, co-founder of one of the most successful company on earth, stated a boom in computing has led to an era he calls...

TradingView now available on Nokia 3310

We love the legendary classics! TradingView charts are now available for the Nokia 3310, both the remade version and the older style. 16-bit charting...

Your Brain on a Blockchain – Literally

A blockchain could be used for neural-control systems. In the future, digitized brain could be stored on a blockchain. Digital technology is coming for...

Race for 5G Speeds Up, Lifting West’s Top Suppliers

Nokia and Ericsson say U.S. wireless carriers are planning to upgrade to 5G sooner than expected The race for 5G, the next generation of wireless...

Snap Tries Again With High-Tech Specs

Second version of Spectacles will sell on website for $150; company plans more measured marketing campaign Snap Inc. is trying a reboot with its video-recording...

Microsoft Sued by Patent Troll Over Graphics Technology

Patent trolls are common in the technology industry and it seems like "Terminal Reality and Infernal Technologies" is targeting Microsoft this time. You might...

Samsung Sets Q1 Profit Record with Crypto Mining Boost

Samsung Electronics has reported 58 percent year-on-year growth in its operating profits for Q1 2018 - an increase driven in part by strong demand...

AMD shrugged off one of Wall Street’s biggest concerns about cryptocurrency...

AMD told analysts on its first quarter earnings call that it’s not worried about second-hand graphics chips flooding the market as the interest...

The 17 Millionth Bitcoin Is About to Be Mined: What It...

Bitcoin's limited supply is about to get a bit more limited. Barring an unforeseen event, the 17 millionth bitcoin is likely to be mined within...

Amazon to Start Offering In-Car Deliveries

Company is offering the service with GM and Volvo, but will customers allow strangers to access their personal spaces? Amazon.com Inc. is now delivering packages...

EU Probes Apple’s Planned Acquisition of Shazam

Antitrust authorities are concerned a deal to buy the popular song-recognition app could reduce choice for users of music-streaming services European Union antitrust authorities on...

Smart glasses could kill smartphones in the next five years.

All the foundations are in place for glasses to replace phones. I realise the irony of publishing this in the week that Intel announced it...

Google’s SMS replacement ready to launch

Google has started the global roll-out of its new Chat messaging service, which is designed to replace SMS text messages on Android phones. Chat has...

Chipmakers’ Rout Widens After TSMC Ignites Smartphone Fears

The industry bellwether’s disappointing outlook spurs selloff Investors fear the smartphone market’s best days are over Asian technology stocks joined their peers in a...

Bitcoin to the Moon —–in a Video Game!

Rollercoaster video games are not unpopular. Rollercoaster Tycoon, for example, was a simulation about building and managing an amusement park, allowing players to construct...

Fujitsu to Introduce IOTA (MIOTA) Technology at the World’s Largest Industrial...

Fujitsu has revealed it is going to be introducing people to IOTA Technology at the largest Industrial trade fair in Hannover Messe, Germany. The...

Facebook facial recognition faces class-action suit

Facebook must face a class action lawsuit over its use of facial recognition technology, a California judge has ruled. The lawsuit alleges that Facebook gathered...

We Have the AI Technology, But is it Ethical?

Artificial intelligence has sparked more ethics-related debate than any technology before it. Around five years ago, everyone was talking about it and how it was...

Samsung Jumps on the Blockchain Bandwagon

The world’s biggest maker of smartphones and semiconductors may use the technology behind cryptocurrencies to manage its vast global supply network.  Samsung Electronics Co. is...

How to save your privacy from the Internet’s clutches

Practical tips to fight surveillance capitalism Another week, another massive privacy scandal. When it’s not Facebook admitting it allowed data on as many as 87...

The best smartwatches for Android and iPhone fans.

WIRED Recommends the best smartwatches for Android and iPhone fans, including the best smartwatch for fitness and running. You probably want a smartwatch more than...

The new ‘God of War’ is a major technical achievement —...

"God of War," which launches as a PlayStation 4 exclusive on April 20th, is a major technical achievement that raises the bar for all...

Get this $60 box and you’ll never pay for home phone...

If you’ve never heard of the Ooma Telo VoIP Home Phone System, it’s high time we fix that. Ooma’s Telo box gives you VoIP telephone...

Sales data suggest Apple might be about to make the $1,000...

UBS's analysis of iPhone pricing suggests Apple could make the iPhone X even more expensive. iPhone X isn't selling very well so the company might,...

7 Top Futurists Make Some Pretty Surprising Predictions About What The...

From smartphone apps that can do seemingly everything to driverless cars and eerily humanlike robots, the past decade has seen dramatic advances in science...

Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How...

YouTube, Panera, Facebook, Equifax…. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry about. This ever-expanding list has many people realizing their personal information...

Facebook and Google need ad-free options says Jaron Lanier

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica Scandal An influential tech evangelist has called at the TED 2018 conference for an overhaul of Facebook and Google's business models. Jaron Lanier, who...

Google eyes Nokia in-flight Wi-Fi tech.

Two parties are reportedly in advanced discussions as Google takes to the skies. Google is reportedly in talks to acquire Nokia’s Airborne broadband system in...

Google Pixel phones will automatically send spam calls to voicemail

Google Pixel phones will automatically send spam calls to voicemail! Spam calls are universally terrible, and Google is taking steps to help you ignore them...

Radical Heights adds an 80s spin to Fortnite and PUBG battle...

Not more than five days after Lawbreakers studio said it was moving onto other projects, Boss Key Productions has released a new ‘80s-infused battle...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ‘It was my mistake, and I’m...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg expressed contrition for allowing third-party apps to grab the data of its users without their permission and for being “too...