John Paganini

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Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Bank Overseer Says

The Bank for International Settlements just told the cryptocurrency world it’s not ready for prime time -- and as far as mainstream financial …

Central Banks

Health Care Innovation: Harnessing New Technologies To Benefit Patients

The health care industry is experiencing perhaps its most rapid pace of innovation ever. Understandably, this shift has been driven in part by technology, with new innovations presenting tantalizing value for health care. Yet the time has also come to shift the emphasis from providers and doctors …

Agile with a capital ‘A’: A guide to the principles and pitfalls of agile development

Understanding the true principles of agile can give companies the ability to work quickly, boosting efficiency and product success, and, ultimately, …

How To: See the Actual Signal Strength on Your iPhone in iOS 11

The signal bars in your iPhone's status bar is a great visual indicator for knowing how good your cellular reception is, but they're not very …

The 9 Best Smart Home Devices to Own in 2018

2017 was the year that I discovered just how glorious a smart home can be, and luckily, it was also a year in which some of the most innovative …

Smart Homes

What’s needed to unlock the real power of blockchain and distributed apps

There’s been a lot of hand-wringing about the future of blockchain lately.<p>With cryptocurrency prices reaching all-time highs and total market capitalization topping $800 billion recently, everyone wants to know if we’re witnessing the second coming of the internet or the craziest bubble of all …

Blockchain

Using blockchain, this company wants to make online gambling less of a gamble

Gambling, in one form or another, has been around for almost as long as civilization. It is a pastime, and a lucrative business, that has been able to grow and evolve. And now, in the 21st century, it is bigger than ever thanks to the internet and online gambling.<p>However, this $44 bln industry of …

​Here come all the AI deployments; Now how do we manage AI?

AI is in the middle of a deployment land grab today. Tomorrow the business management headaches will arrive.<p><i>Video: AI and jobs -- Humans vs algorithms</i><p>…

Artificial Intelligence

NIST Releases Blockchain Report for Business Beginners

The National Institute of Standards and Technology – a non-regulatory agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce – has released an overview of …

Blockchain

Forget the West — blockchain will have the biggest impact in emerging markets

LONDON — The biggest potentially for blockchain technology is in developing markets not developed markets, according to specialist investment bank Exotix.<p>Paul Domjan, global head of research, analytics & data at Exotix, which specialises in emerging markets, compares blockchain technology to the …

The Creative Process of Photography: A Case Study

I often hear: “I really like your photos. You must own an amazing and super duper expensive camera!” My reply to these people is: “If you own Tiger …

Artificial intelligence gets smarter at predicting what's coming next

Large-scale data gathering and quantum leaps in processing power have set the table for major advancement in artificial intelligence. Yet there’s a …

How To: Stop Panic Selling & Impulse Buys by Hoarding Your Cryptocurrency in Coinbase's Vaults

As cheesy as it sounds, #HODL became a thing for a reason. A lack of discipline when dealing with cryptocurrencies can lead to impulse buys and panic …

How to Create a Droste Effect Photo in a Photo in a Photo

The Droste effect is when a photo recursively appears within itself — the photo within the photo within the photo, “tunneling” forever. Here’s a …

5 Easy Photography Ideas in 90 Seconds

Here are some super easy and creative hacks for you to use in your next photoshoot!<p>ALL ITEMS BELOW! KEEP IN MIND: THESE ARE JESSICA´S AMAZON …

Why Blockchain Is Key To Transforming How Physical Infrastructure Works And How We Think About It

Although much of the excitement surrounding blockchain has been generated by the financial services industry, blockchain’s benefits extend beyond cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, distributed general ledgers and other financial transactions. The technology can actually be used to facilitate, verify …

Blockchain

Blockchain Technology: Implications for Development

A new research paper has been posted in the Risk Innovation Lab on the implications of blockchain technologies on development:<p><b>Blockchain Technology:</b> …

Photo Basics: Watch This Crash Course on Using Your Camera’s Manual Mode for Better Photos (VIDEO)

You’ve probably heard someone boast that, “You’re not a real photographer until you switch your camera’s mode dial from Auto to Manual.” While we …

The best camera apps for the iPhone

There’s an old adage amongst photographers: “The best camera is the one you have with you.” The point being that when the perfect scene pops up, any …

The Blockchain Could Make Trust Accessible to Everyone

Thomas Hedger<p>The blockchain isn’t just about transferring money—it’s also changing how people worldwide access data, keep and access records, and prove ownership.<p>You’ve probably heard about Bitcoin, the digital currency that many techies and Redditors have been promoting since its mysterious …

5 Composition Photography Lessons From Johannes Vermeer

I’m super inspired by Johannes Vermeer — his compositions, and photographic vision.Camera obscura as drawing aidJohannes Vermeer probably used a …

How Blockchain, A.I. And Other Tech Trends Will Disrupt Healthcare In 2018

The increased use of artificial intelligence and machine learning is shifting the paradigm of medical research and treatment. These advanced technologies are providing researchers real-time access to every white paper and clinical case study conducted on a genetic disorder.<p>Being able to develop …

Artificial Intelligence

How Smart Tech is Changing Transportation as a Business

The pitstop at the end of the universe – re-imaginingThe post How Smart Tech is Changing Transportation as a Business appeared first on iamwire.

YugaByte: 7 core IoT developer skills - CW Developer Network

YugaByte is a newly established company that sets out to deliver what it describes as turnkey distributed consistent and highly available database …

These 5 Composition Tips Are Guaranteed to Improve Your Landscape Photography (VIDEO)

Refined composition skills are important to all forms of photography, but when it comes to shooting landscapes, they are absolutely essential. In …

Landscape Photography

Top autofocus tips for pin-sharp results

<b>James Abbott shares 20 autofocus tips that will revolutionise the way you use AF, for accurate focusing and pin-sharp results every time</b><p>1. Autofocus …

Fstoppers Reviews a Stormproof Backpack, the Miggo Agua Versa 90

There are tons of photography bags available on the market, all meant to protect your gear better than the other one. When I was given the …

How to Make a YouTube Video From Start to Finish

As a budding YouTuber myself, every time Peter McKinnon uploads a new video, I'm taking notes. His growth on YouTube has been nothing short of …

Watch this captivating video of lightning strike in slow motion

The video, dubbed "Transient", was recorded with the help of a Phantom Flex 4K camera.<p>An Arizona man has captured lightning in slow motion, giving us …