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According to Harvard Business Review, Blockchain Key To Reclaiming Data Privacy

Data breaches like the recent Equifax and Deloitte hacks have brought bright attention to the fact that personal data is not secure. In a host of …

How banks and financial institutions are implementing blockchain technology

How Blockchain Technology Spawned Virtual Currencies<p>Blockchain technology, less commonly known as distributed ledger technology (DLT), is the underlying foundation that can create shared digital databases of entries that are unchangeable.<p>Initially, the tech's developers conceived it as a way to …

Jeff Bezos and other investors raise $200 million for vertical farming startup Plenty

After announcing Amazon’s plans to gobble up Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, CEO Jeff Bezos is stepping further into the fresh foods market by …

Jeff Bezos

Adobe Just Built The Prettiest UI Ever

There is nothing quite like an artist’s palette. With this humble piece of paper or wood, the artist can mix infinite pigments, each of which can be dipped into again and again without a second thought.<p>FiftyThree’s Paper did an incredible job at streamlining the palette for iPad screens. And now, a …

Jeff Bezos explains Amazon’s artificial intelligence and machine learning strategy

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos appeared this week at the Internet Association‘s annual gala in Washington, D.C., taking part in a wide-ranging discussion …

No one deserves a seizure from social media.

Detect seizure inducing images using Tensor Flow<p>Background<p>Earlier in March 2017, there was a lot of news coverage about an incident in the social …

Social Media

This Technology Makes Riding a Bike Indoors a Lot Less Awful

For decades, cyclists hoping to stay fit through the winter have been presented with the same choice: bundle up and brave the elements or resign …

There's An Invention That Will be the End of All Other Human Inventions

Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is a quickly growing field that excites as many people as it terrifies. The common sci-fi trope where AI tech …

Introducing TLS 1.3

<b>CloudFlare is turbocharging the encrypted internet</b>The encrypted Internet is about to become a whole lot snappier. When it comes to browsing, we’ve …

Information Security

Java Interview questions - Part 1

Java Interview Questions:<p><b>What is NullPointerException when there are no pointers in Java ?</b>• <b><br>Why should we Override equals() method ?</b>• <b><br>Explain equals()</b> …

Evolution of Microsoft Bot Framework

An interesting article on Artificial Intelligence Chat Ro(Bot) Application development

Artificial Intelligence

Meet Microbot Push, a home automation gadget lazy people will love

A South Korean startup called Naran has come up with an incredibly clever way for users to control and automate any type of switch-oriented task you …

5 Insights & Predictions On Disruptive Tech From KPMG's 2015 Global Innovation Survey

• 15% of U.S. tech leaders see biotech/digital health/healthcare IT as the most disruptive consumer-driven technology in the next three years.<br>• 13% of U.S. tech leaders predict data and analytics will be the most disruptive enterprise technology in three years.<br>• Global tech leaders predict cloud …

Internet of Things

New SEC rules will allow anybody—not just the wealthy—to invest in startups in the US

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has approved new rules that allow crowdfunding backers to receive shares of stock in the companies they’re supporting.<p>The SEC voted 3-1 on Oct. 30 to approve Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which will go into effect 180 days …

Startups

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

Last night, the firm, which was cofounded by Netscape inventor Marc Andreessen and has invested in big names like Airbnb, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter, put up an excellent list of 16 metrics that every startup — and would-be startup investor — should understand.<p>For instance:<p>Have you ever been …

How to make a $9 supercomputer

The year was 1999, the tech world was in the grip of the 'Y2K bug' and two computer chip makers were going at it, hammer and tongs, in the race to be …

Autonomous truck cleared to drive on US roads for the first time

The next big thing in autonomous vehicles really is big. At a ceremony at the Hoover Dam last Wednesday, automotive manufacturer Daimler unveiled a …

‘Throwaway ticketing,’ the controversial money-saving trick that airlines don’t want you to know about

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Android co-founder Andy Rubin joins Redpoint Ventures, gets $48M for Playground Global hardware studio - Silicon Valley Business Journal

By Cromwell Schubarth <br>– TechFlash Editor, Silicon Valley Business Journal<p>Apr 7, 2015, 7:12am PDT<b><br>Updated</b> Apr 7, 2015, 9:05am PDT<p>Now we know what Andy …

Canon Unveils 50-Megapixel 5DS And 5DS R

The megapixel race is back on. Today Canon announced not one, but two full frame EOS 5D models with a 50MP sensor, making them the highest resolution 35mm-style DSLRs ever released. The long-rumored EOS 5DS and 5DS R are identical in every respect except that the latter captures slightly more …

Cameras

20 Things All Entrepreneurs Should Know About Angel Investors

Angel investors invest in early stage or start-up companies in exchange for an equity ownership interest. Angel investing in start-ups has been accelerating. High-profile success stories like Uber, WhatsApp, and Facebook have spurred angel investors to make multiple bets with the hopes of getting …

Venture Capital

Google preparing to launch ride-hailing service: Bloomberg | Reuters

(Reuters) - Google Inc is preparing to offer its own ride-hailing service, putting it in direct competition with Uber, Bloomberg News reported, citing a person close to Uber’s board.<p>A Google self-driving vehicle is parked at the Computer History Museum after a presentation in Mountain View, …

Enterprise Tech

Top Ten Most Funded Big Data Startups January 2015

These are the top ten most-funded startups in the big data space:<p>Cloudera $1040 Million Hadoop-based software, services and training<p>Palantir Technologies $950 Analytics applications<p>MongoDB $311 Document-oriented database<p>Domo $250 Cloud-based Business intelligence<p>Mu Sigma $195 …

Big Data

Key details emerge on how your Apple Watch will work with your iPhone

The Apple Watch will be launching within the next couple months and naturally one thing everyone wants to know is how it will interact with your …

Inside The Secret eBay Lab Changing Real-World Shopping

America’s most prominent technology firms have all built reputations for futuristic thinking through secret, ancillary Silicon Valley labs.<p>Google has GoogleX, its facility dedicated to self-described “moonshots” like internet-projecting balloons and self-driving cars. Seattle-headquartered …

How To Speak Startup

Hang with startup kids long enough, and you’ll notice that they have their own language. <i>No, bro, it’s a SaaS play in the on-demand food space. Think of it as the Uber for gluten-free Whole Foods delivery, ok?</i> It never ends: <i>We’re actively raising, but really want to make sure that we hit</i> …

The Problem With The Internet Of Things

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Dan Conlon is CEO and co-founder of</i> <i>Cocoon</i><i>, a smart home security device currently crowdfunding</i> <i>on Indiegogo.</i><p>Lightbulbs, washing machines, thermostats, fridges and locks. If you believe the Internet Of Things salespeople, over the next 10 years, everything in your home is set to become …

As Developers Depart, Google Glass Is Ready To Become This Era’s Segway

Just over 18 months ago Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said he found having to talk to Google Glass out loud “the weirdest thing” and admitted that there would be “places where Google Glass are inappropriate.” Well, hello! I think the average person could have told Google this long before they spent …