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Here is Why Ethereum Co-founder Dubs Blockchain as Web 3.0

If you are wondering if the web and internet is the same thing, well let's break the bubble.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>From banking to logistics, distributed ledger technology aka blockchain is leading the digital revolution across industries …

Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

Each month, NPR Music invites DJs from public radio stations across the country to share the songs they can't get enough of. May's batch of tracks blurs rigid genre lines and explore several different shades of the human condition.<p>This month's playlist features Shannon Shaw's nuanced juxtaposition …

Neo Soul

Guess Which Company Is Buying More Apple Stock Than Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway now boasts a stake in Apple worth about $45 billion. But Buffett still isn't the biggest buyer of Apple …

Investing

The Laowa 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra-Macro: A $399 Full-Frame 5:1 Lens

Venus Optics has just announced its new Laowa 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra-Macro lens, an “affordable extreme macro option for full frame cameras.”<p>The …

Cameras

Apple AR: Apple's ARKit Update Already Being Taken to New Levels in These Developer Experiments

Thanks to Apple's beta preview of iOS 11.3 released last week, app developers are already experimenting with the ARKit capabilities that will be …

Review: The Zoom iQ7 Lightning mic is a suitable companion to your Shot on iPhone toolkit

While I’ve been highly impressed with the video capabilities of recent iPhone cameras, the accompanying microphone has always left something to be desired. Recently, I found myself in need of a more professional audio solution for on the go video. Looking for an affordable, compact, and high …

IPhone 7

WhatsApp launches a separate app for small businesses

Only on Android for now<p>WhatsApp has launched a separate app designed for use by small businesses to more easily connect with customers. WhatsApp Business adds key features like dedicated business profiles for details like email address, business description, store addresses, and website; smart …

Thomas McLeod on Twitter: "We have a lot of work to do at @BeOmni! Pumped for what 2018 will bring. Shoutout to @cyan for the… shoutout! https://t.co/OZRY4n97OC"

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

Blockchain

Your company will use blockchain in less than 10 years — here’s how

Almost a decade ago, Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of Bitcoin, silently disrupted trust-providing organizations, like banks, with an eight-page long research paper describing how money can be decentralized (through Bitcoin). At the time, not many people understood the potential that those eight …

For the greater good: how blockchain technology will be the new way of accelerating personal development

Blockchain technology is now used in many industries for data verification and storage but the next wave of working with data will almost certainly center on the combination of blockchain technology and Big Data, combined with better methods of data interpretation. This will allow us to bring Big …

Blockchain

Apple acquired augmented reality headset startup Vrvana for $30M

As Apple reportedly ramps up work to ship an augmented reality headset in 2020, it has acquired a startup from Montreal, Canada that could help it get there. TechCrunch has learned that Apple has acquired Vrvana, maker of the Totem headset — which had rave reviews but never shipped. The deal was …

Coda is a next-generation spreadsheet designed to make Excel a thing of the past

From rows and columns to custom apps<p>When Shishir Mehrotra worked at YouTube, he was struck by the relatively pedestrian tools that kept the site running. Mehrotra, who served as the company’s head of product until he left in 2014, managed his team largely using a combination of Google Docs and …

This ICO for an AI blockchain is the most tech-hype idea of the year

We might have just hit Peak 2017 Buzzword: a startup is about to launch an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) to fund a blockchain-based network of …

Snapchat is partnering with artists to place augmented reality sculptures around the world

Snapchat is partnering with artist Jeff Koons to bring some of his more iconic sculptures to its app.<p>From today, Snapchat users will be able to explore his work in augmented reality at select locations around the world. His balloon dog sculptures will be digitally placed in Hyde Park in London and …

LocalGlobe backs augmented and virtual reality content startup Curiscope

Curiscope, a U.K. augmented and virtual reality content startup, has raised a $1 million seed round led by LocalGlobe, the seed VC firm founded by Saul and Robin Klein. Ascension Ventures, Force over Mass, ustwo Adventure, and Richard Fearn also participated.<p>The backing follows crowdfunding …

Apple's Latest Augmented Reality Updates Will Shake Things Up for Brands

AR is on the verge of going mainstream, and businesses need to figure out how to implement these new experiences to reach customers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s face it: every time Apple launches a new iPhone to the world (or any other product for that matter), …

ARKit and ARCore are leaving VR in the rearview mirror

AR/VR has become a two speed market, with mobile AR set to have over twice the number of users at launch in 2017 than the entire AR/VR headset market by 2021. Apple ARKit, Google ARCore, and Facebook’s Camera Effects Platform could have 900 million users by the end of 2018, with their launch …

District 9 director says big studio AR films are inevitable, revolutionary

‘It’s going to be a bigger deal than VR’<p>Everyone is betting on augmented and virtual reality — even Hollywood.<p>Neill Blomkamp, the director best known for his work on <i>Chappie</i> and <i>District 9</i>, and whose currently working on a followup to Unity’s 2016 short film, <i>Adam</i>, told Polygon that new technology …

Understanding Ethereum, Bitcoin’s Virtual Cousin

Bitcoin has many cousins and competitors. None have grown more popular than Ethereum, a global computer network with its own virtual currency, called Ether.<p><b>What is Ethereum?</b><p>Ethereum is a global computing network operating according to rules defined by Ethereum software.<p>Those rules allow the …

Ethereum

Disney built a blockchain, and now its creators are trying to turn it into a commercial platform to compete with Ethereum

<b>-It's designed to be more private than other popular blockchains like the bitcoin and ethereum protocols.</b><p><b>-Now some of the developers behind the technology want to build a commercial business to make it easy for less technologically savvy businesses to get involved.</b><p>From animatronics to digital …

Martin Scorsese is MasterClass’ newest online instructor for aspiring filmmakers

Would you pay $90 for advice from Scorsese?<p>MasterClass, a startup that offers specialized instruction from celebrities in various industries, has now added Martin Scorsese to its roster.<p>For $90 you can take a general filmmaking class with one of the most critically and commercially successful …

This sudoku app shows just how incredible Apple's ARKit is

If solving sudoku puzzles on your phone no longer does it for you, there might be another sudoku-related activity you might revel in: Watching artificial intelligence crack the puzzles for you at an incredible pace, courtesy of Apple and its ARKit framework.<p>Available for iOS 11, Magic Sudoku is an …

19 Tools for Creating Engaging Social Media Videos, Images and GIFs in Minutes

Creating social media content takes time. And creating great social media content takes even more time.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Creating social media content takes time. And creating great social media content takes even more time.<p>You don’t just need to think about what types of …

Roundup: Some of the best AR apps available now on iOS 11

Apple’s public release of iOS 11 yesterday includes a lot of great new updates. One of the most anticipated new features is the ability for iPhones and iPads with an A9 chip or later to run augmented reality apps made possible by Apple’s ARKit platform. Let’s take a look at some of the best AR …

Amazon has a low-key start-up, Amazon Live, focused on ways to make purchases through interactive videos

Amazon is hiring for one of its start-ups focused on incorporating videos into the shopping experience.<p>The company announced a hiring blitz in New …

Watch 11 incredible iOS 11 augmented reality apps in action on the iPhone

We’ve come a long way from Pokemon Go, haven’t we? iOS 11 was released to the public earlier this week after a months-long beta period. The new …

Apps

Tableau is the data visualization program you need to learn (​ZDNet Academy)

Analyze data more efficiently with this essential program.<p>Sifting through data is a necessary skill, and when dealing with massive amounts of data, …

Data Visualization

Filmmakers are using AR and Apple’s ARKit to create extravagant short films

Plus help with big budget features<p>ARKit, Apple’s augmented reality development kit, has arrived with the release of iOS 11. While the focus of what developers can do with AR has been primarily on games and helping with day-to-day chores, there’s another interesting sector of entertainment …

A new ARKit app from Houzz brings 500,000 objects to moveable life

With the launch of iOS 11 today from Apple, one of the most anticipated developments is the rush of new augmented reality apps that will be hitting the market, leveraging Apple’s new ARKit development platform. Houzz, the design and home renovation community, is among them, with a new version of …

Augmented Reality