We seek to understand the impact of technology on people. With the commercialization of the Web and the explosion of wireless communication in the digital age, we can say that humankind is entirely connected, albeit with greater disparity in access, distribution, and use.
The Shopping Malls and Big Box Stores Gutted by...
'Retail Apocalypse' captures the end of one era in American retail and the beginning of another. […]
Source: Wired Magazine
Published: June 1, 2018
Casa: Crypto Wallet Security with Jameson Lopp
Cryptocurrency security is a concern to anyone who has a significant amount of money in the form of Bitcoin, Ethereum, or other crypto assets. Most Bitcoin is held in either a Bitcoin wallet or a Bitcoin bank. Your Bitcoin holdings are recorded on a public ledger. You access these holdings by […]
Source: Slashdot News
Published: June 2, 2018
The Petro Coin Will Be Used for Global Trade in...
Venezuela’s president, Nicolas Maduro, just made a bold statement regarding his oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro Coin. The Petro Coin Maduro appeared on the national VTV channel today and delivered a speech about his country’s latest economic issues. According to VTV’s […]
Source: Blockchain Headlines
Published: June 3, 2018
Statis Group Finds That Nearly 80% of ICOs in...
ICO scams: The ICO advisory firm, Statis Group, just announced its recent study that showed that nearly 80 percent of initial coin offerings (ICOs) held in 2017 were scams. The study took into account the lifecycle of ICOs, from the initial proposal of sale to the most mature phase of […]
Source: Cryptocurrency Alerts
Published: June 4, 2018
BlackRock Keeping Cryptocurrency Under “Close...
BlackRock, the world’s largest investment company with over $5 trillion in assets under management, has become the latest prominent figure in the financial world to take a “not now but maybe later” approach to the fast-expanding cryptocurrency industry. In an interview with […]
Source: Blocktech Updates
Published: June 8, 2018