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How green are electric cars? | Environment | The Guardian

Multiple studies have found that electric cars are more efficient, and therefore responsible for less greenhouse gas and other emissions than cars powered solely by internal combustion engines. An EU study based on expected performance in 2020 found that an electric car using electricity generated …

Electric Vehicles

Apple says it’s now powered by 100 percent renewable energy worldwide

But there’s a big catch<p>Apple announced today that its business is now powered by 100 percent renewable energy sources. The news is a major victory that the iPhone maker has been working toward for years through the purchase of green energy bonds and other renewable investments in its supply chain …

Renewable Energy

How blockchain will disrupt Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook

In the eyes of “experts,” when it comes to blockchain, there is often no middle ground — it will either be boom or bust, nothing in between.<p>I for one have become a big proponent of blockchain technology, especially the crypto-economics used to jumpstart powerful network effects.<p>But with so many …

Meet the US start-up that is building AI technology based on collective human intelligence | South China Morning Post

The mere mention of artificial intelligence (AI) often conjures up images of ultraintelligent robots that process millions of gigabytes of data, …

Why Blockchain Will Survive, Even If Bitcoin Doesn’t

Latest blockchain applications could bring overdue change to critical, if unsexy, functions in shipping, real estate and…diamonds<p>We’re now awash in “crypto” hype—cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and fundraising efforts like initial coin offerings. For every venture capitalist or technical expert, …

Blockchain

People Are Attacking Driverless Cars

Both incidents happened in San Francisco.<p>One problem with self-driving cars is people.<p>The Los Angeles Times reports that of six crash reports filed in California so far this year, two involved a person attacking a robot car.<p>Both incidents happened in San Francisco, according to Department of Motor …

8 green-tech innovations you need to know about

From plant-based plastic bottles to dresses made of milk — green pioneers around the world are coming up with clean technologies to protect our …

The Branding Of Cryptocurrency

I’ve written before about how a company’s branding can play an oversized role in how it is perceived by investors. Something similar is happening now with cryptocurrency, as investments are driven less by the financial promise cryptocurrencies offer than the sense that blockchain and the underlying …

Cryptocurrency

#WhatIs: What Is Cryptocurrency?

Many economists and tech analysts have recommended Zimbabwe to adopt bitcoin as a currency with the Reserve bank of Zimbabwe being hesitant to …

Digital credit scoring is paving the way to more affordable microloans in East Africa

Fintech companies are using digital technology to score the creditworthiness of people in emerging markets, potentially enabling millions of people …

Tech dream team to produce Kenya's blockchain roadmap

Dr Bitange Ndemo has been appointed chairman of a government taskforce that will explore the use of distributed ledger technology and artificial …

Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger, 3rd Edition

Peter Bevelin begins his fascinating book with Confucius' great wisdom: "A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it, is committing …

Origins of Nicknames for 20 Premier League Clubs

Supporters of Premier League clubs often pride themselves on their nicknames, but do you really know the origin of them? Do you know the origins of …

Watch Davide Astori's best moments for Fiorentina as Italian captain tragically dies

Fontana announced his passing this morning.<p>Video footage shows some of the defender’s best moments for the club during the last season.<p>The Italian …

In the Philippines, A Blueprint for Low-Income Homes Goes Green

Luzviminda Capin, a housewife in the Philippines, never got used to the high utility bills for the small home she rented for much of her adult life. …

The Fascinating Stories and History Behind Every Premier League Club's Nickname

What's in a nickname?<p>Premier League are referred to by their nicknames all the time, but where do they they come from? What are the histories and the …

Social Media Marketing Strategies With Chatbots

Marketers who blend chatbots with social media are way ahead of the game and likely to stay one step ahead.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Marketers cannot do their jobs without facing the now widespread world of social media. Its worldwide prominence means it operates …

Learn AI - Artificial Intelligence Course

Intersect 2018 Conference: Early Bird tickets now available! Amazing speakers, world-class hiring partners, and more!<p>Free Course<p>Intro to Artificial …

An introduction to Python on Android

There are many reasons that you might want to start Android development. Building an app that will make you rich and change the world is only one motivation; others include learning to code, building tools that you can use yourself or even just having fun and impressing others. Programming is a …

Python Programming