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How to explain blockchain to your family over the Christmas turkey

It’s got stiff competition, but ‘blockchain’ might just be the 2017 tech buzzword of the year. Want to make your startup sound like it’s much more …

5 Reasons Why The Ripple (XRP) Price Continues To Surge In The Face Of Crypto Market Corrections

<b>The XRP price is way higher than it was at the start of the month—even thriving amid yesterday’s 20 percent crypto market drop-off—here’s why.</b><p>[Ed note: Investing in cryptocoins or tokens is highly speculative and the market is largely unregulated. Anyone considering it should be prepared to lose …

Cryptocurrency

Ripple Is Back: Here's Why | Investopedia

Call it the ripple effect of news. (See also: How Do I Buy Ripple (XRP) Cryptocurrency?)<p>Ripple, which has mostly remained on the sidelines of the …

Announcement of Car Sharing Community Project

This is a <b>paid-for submitted press release</b>. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any …

Digital Currency Dash Now Usable at 13,000 Locations In Brazil

The cryptocurrency Dash has made waves over the past months as the price has continued to increase. A new win for the currency has come from a …

Bitcoin's Dark Secret

There are a lot more than 21 million bitcoins<p>If Bitcoin’s value is based on limited supply, with no more than 21 million in circulation, how do you …

What’s Going on With Bitcoin, Tether and Bitfinex?

<b>As Bitcoin’s price has set staggering new all-time highs over the past couple of weeks, many cryptocurrency enthusiasts have become convinced there’s</b> …

4 Revolutions Made Possible by the Blockchain Economy

These 4 revolutions could only be made possible by the ever expanding blockchain economy. After 2018, business as we know it will forever be changed (and hopefully for the better).<p>Blockchain has quickly become a polarizing figurehead for a new generation of optimistic innovators. And though much of …

Ethereum vs Bitcoin: Could Ethereum Overtake Bitcoin Once Cryptocurrency Hits Wall Street?

<b>Bitcoin has exploded in value over the last year, making gains of around 1000%. While Bitcoin has dominated the headlines, Ethereum has posted even</b> …

A Short History Of Bitcoin And Crypto Currency Everyone Should Read

Although it’s often referred to as new, Bitcoin has existed since 2009 and the technology it is built on has roots going back even further. In fact …

Bitcoin Could Fall 'Big Time' But Not Just Yet, Says Crypto Trader

With the price of Bitcoin rising to a new record and in touching distance of the $13,000 mark, a respected FX and crypto trader believes that while the digital currency’s value is unlikely to be slowing in the near future, “Bitcoin will not be able to hold its position as the leader, and will even …

Cryptocurrency

Check out this periodic table that tells you how to use all the elements

Visual Chemistry<p>A fun new visualization of the Periodic Table we’re all familiar with from high school can help teach how we each element from the …

The field of AI research is about to get way bigger than code

When it comes to developing artificial intelligence, the largest technology companies in the world are all-in. Google and Microsoft say they’re “AI-first,” and businesses like Facebook and Amazon wouldn’t be possible without the scalable personalization that AI allows.<p>But if you look for research …

Artificial Intelligence

The Forks and Fights Behind Bitcoin's Turbulence

Bitcoin’s price has always been volatile, but its November performance -- including a 29 percent slump followed by a rebound to a record $10,000 -- …

Bitcoin

The 11 highest-paying jobs that are disappearing in the US

And despite the usual trade-off of handsome compensation for valuable skills, interestingly, some of these disappearing jobs are high-paying.<p>By 2026, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a decline in employment for 11 jobs that pay more than $60,000 a year, resulting in 74,700 fewer positions …

Employment

Lifehacker's Guide To Investing In Bitcoin

Chances are good you’ve at least heard of Bitcoin and the concept of digital currencies. Lately, they’ve been in the spotlight more than usual. With …

Bitcoin

12 Artificial Intelligence Terms You Need to Know

Is artificial intelligence the same thing as machine learning? And what is a neural network? This slideshow explains fundamental AI terminology in …

Artificial Intelligence

Bitcoin Price Falls After Reaching Record High Over The Weekend | Investopedia

After reaching highs of $7,575.72 Sunday evening, the price for bitcoin slid back to pre-weekend levels. At 15:59 UTC, the cryptocurrency was trading …

How to Keep Your Bitcoin Safe and Secure

Owning cryptocurrency isn't quite the Wild West experience it was at the beginning of the decade, but investors still face plenty of instability and …

Even data scientists are facing AI takeover

People are starting get jumpy about the prospect of AI being used to automate everything and anything. Now that AI has proven its ability to squeeze …

Automation

The Seven Deadly Sins of AI Predictions - MIT Technology Review

We are surrounded by hysteria about the future of artificial intelligence and robotics—hysteria about how powerful they will become, how quickly, and …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Build a Profitable Side Hustle While Working Full Time

Follow these four steps to make your side hustle a success.<p>Dreaming of becoming your own boss? You're not alone. Tons of people wish they could quit their job and work for themselves, and some are even making it happen.<p>Today more than ever, working from home and starting your own business is a …

Small Business

The 18 hottest enterprise startups of 2017, according to how investors value them

For that we turned to Pitchbook, the website that tracks financial investments. Pitchbook sifted through its vast database to uncover the 383 startups that received funding so far in 2017 and that sell products or services to businesses, aka enterprise startups.<p>We chose a metric called a "valuation …

Venture Capital

How to get rich as AI takes over the world

In 2014, MIT economists Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson created a new zeitgeist with a book declaring The Second Machine Age — a time of …

Apple's biggest launch of the year may have been last week

Commentary: You may have missed it. Even when I tell you about it, you could think it's not important. But it just might be.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It's all about the iPhone 8, right?<p>Oh, some new MacBooks would be nice, and a new …

LinkedIn Exec: You Should Never Take ‘Maybe’ for an Answer at Work

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Over 30 Hours of Training In Python Basics & Advanced Libraries to Become a Programming Wizard

<b>Learn Python 3 from Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Get Your Hands Dirty Learning One of the Most Important Programming Languages<p>Python is widely considered one …

Python Programming

How IoT is disrupting the world around us

Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the world around us. This may look like a bold statement to many, but that’s the truth. From elevators to planes, there will be 30 billion connected devices in the next three years. Clearly, IoT is moving fast, and tech giants are taking bold measures to …

Thousands of worlds may lurk beyond Pluto — and a stunning new animation shows the ones we've found

You may be familiar with our solar system's eight planets — Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. There's also their famous dwarf-planet companion, Pluto.<p>But this icy world may just be an appetizer to what lurks in a region beyond Pluto called the Kuiper Belt.<p>As this …

Astronomy