70,000 Beijing taxis are being converted to electric power
The Chinese city of Beijing plans to spend $1.3 billion to convert its fleet of 70,000 taxis to electric power.
The Blockchain and AI – Towards Data Science – Medium
The Blockchain and AI Blockchain is a new technology development that is garnering a lot of press of late. In fact, it is being reported that while 2016 was the proof of concept year for blockchain, ...
Moore’s Law may be out of steam, but the power of artificial intelligence is accelerating
New ideas in chip design look likely to keep software getting smarter.
Telecom firms face $386 billion in lost revenue to Skype, WhatsApp
Third-party Internet voice applications are a multibillion-dollar problem for global telecommunications companies.
$35 Million in 30 Seconds: Token Sale for Internet Browser Brave Sells Out
The makers of web browser Brave have raised new funding through the use of a blockchain-based token aimed to incentivize user growth.
Can Bitcoin Technology Solve the Migrant Crisis?
Staci Warden of the Milken Institute argues that the blockchain could be the future of border control
Rarely Patched Software Bugs in Home Routers Cripple Security
Millions of consumer routers are vulnerable to hackers because the device software hasn’t been updated. The flaw highlights an enduring problem in computer security: Fixing bugs once they have been released into the world is difficult and often overlooked.
Peer-to-peer lenders will never challenge the banks, says Deloitte
If interest rates stay at rock bottom and banks do not innovate at all, then the best marketplace lenders could hope to achieve would be to grow to take up 6pc of the lending market, or £600bn, by 2025.