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Clinton more than doubled her money from tech in just one swing throug... Read More
mPOS devices usually use a card reader that is plugged into a smartphone or a tablet. Growing adoption is partly due to a move by this retail segment to engage, upsell, and manage inventory, says Veri... Read More
Lebrun said that he wants his company to be the
go-to platform for developers looking to build
messenger-based and audio-first apps for next generation
wearables and smart devices.
The... Read More
He told us that he'd give Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg an "A-/B+" for his performance since last year's IPO.
Palihapitiya said that he's worried Facebook is getting lost in incremental "feature cr... Read More
An alternate currency needs to have bootstrapped/kickstarted market liquidity and validation. Facebook, at the time, had the power to tell all Facebook Platform app developers that they needed to use ... Read More
IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing
A patent application published Thursday claims the process of conducting scientific research can benefit from the blockchain.
Led by a team at IBM's Watson Research Center, the patent application p
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has jailed a bitcoin trader and fined him over $1 million for running a fraudulent bitcoin and litecoin scheme.
According to a press release iss
Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial
One of Japan's largest insurance companies, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, and IT firm NTT DATA have completed a trial that put the paperwork for marine cargo insurance claims on a blockchain.
Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform
Global professional services giant Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with tech from distributed ledger startup Digital Asset.
Accenture announced in a pre