Posted on | August 31, 2015 | Comments Off on How virtual currency Bitcoin is gaining ground in India – The Economic Times
He loves the ease with which it can be moved around. Bitcoins can be bought and sold online and remitted abroad with a single click on a smartphone.
Posted on | August 29, 2015 | Comments Off on Bitcoin Technology Piques Interest on Wall St. – The New York Times
A few banks have gone public with their work, but most of the activity has been happening behind the scenes. At one private meeting, held in April at one of the Manhattan offices of Bank of America, executives from more than a dozen large banks gathered to confidentially discuss how the technology underlying Bitcoin could be used to change foreign currency trading, the largest financial market in the world, according to people who attended the meeting.
Central banks like the Federal Reserve and the Bank of England have their own teams looking at the technology.
Posted on | August 25, 2015 | Comments Off on Why the workplace of 2016 could echo Orwell’s 1984 | Technology | The Guardian
Last week’s revelations of the lengths Amazon goes to monitor staff come amid growing evidence that thousands of other companies are using technology to check on workers
Posted on | August 24, 2015 | Comments Off on Why Bitcoin’s success story has only just begun
Bitcoin is to banking what the Internet was to telephony. The most exciting thing about it is what it can become in the future
Posted on | August 21, 2015 | Comments Off on How Bitcoin Tech Could Make Supply Chains More Transparent
Beyond payments, blockchains create a way to register and sell goods in a more distributed way, as well as to track the identity and reputation of sellers, thus creating new kinds of sharing economies with open participation.
Posted on | August 21, 2015 | Comments Off on DARPA testing jetpack for soldiers. +15 secs less on a mile, carrying extra weight
Posted on | August 20, 2015 | Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence and our future
How You Watch Sports Is About to Change Forever With Virtual Reality – (Great business opportunities)
Posted on | August 20, 2015 | Comments Off on How You Watch Sports Is About to Change Forever With Virtual Reality – (Great business opportunities)
VR levels the field, enabling the masses to experience what only a minority might otherwise experience. For live sports broadcasters, virtual reality offers the holy grail of sports fan engagement and monetization — to be able sell the same seat infinite times. No longer are sports and event attendances limited by the physical capacity of venues. Fans around the world can choose to virtually attend games that would be otherwise sold out.
Posted on | August 19, 2015 | Comments Off on 3 Reasons You Should Consider Investing in Bitcoin – TheStreet
Traditionally, most people have approached bitcoin as a digital currency. Although that is one of its principal uses — and arguably the most mainstream — it is far from its only application.
Posted on | August 19, 2015 | Comments Off on 4 charts that show how today’s tech boom is different from the 1990s – Vox
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Today Silicon Valley is booming again, but there’s been a big change in the way technology companies are financed: Technology startups are increasingly turning to rich insiders, rather than the general public, to finance their growth. Here are four charts from Benedict Evans, of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, that show how the finances of Silicon Valley have changed.