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Smartmatic eyes blockchain tech to secure elections

Smartmatic Philippines is eyeing the use of blockchain technology in the country’s elections that will allow people to vote online from the comfort …

Blockchain

Meet TaTaTu, a New Social Entertainment Platform That Pays Users in Crypto Tokens [For Watching Videos]

With a catchy name and what the company touts as the largest-ever cryptocurrency giveaway to date, the U.K.-based social entertainment platform …

Beta Testing

Blockchain voting: Can it help secure our elections?

The technology-enabled mechanism of trust could make online balloting more realistic.<p>Video: Could blockchain bring voting online?<p>Government …

Blockchain

Business Showcase: LendLedger

Gautam Ivatury is the Co-Founder and CEO of LendLedger, a decentralized network that connects data providers, lenders, and borrowers for secure, …

Financial Services

No drone on the planet is even half as fun as this smartphone-controlled paper airplane

If you’ve never heard of the POWERUP DART Aerobatic Smartphone Controlled Paper Airplane before, welcome to Christmas in July. Seriously, this is …

Air Traffic

10 Simple Living Room Ideas That Will Transform Your Space in Minutes

The living room is arguably one of the most important spaces in your home. It's probably where your family gathers at night, where you wind down on a …

Iconic Houses: The Eames House

Constructed in 1949 by the husband and wife duo of Charles & Ray Eames to serve as their home and studio and also known as <b>Case Study House No. 8</b> (as …

Architecture

A 1957 Midcentury in Seattle Receives a Striking Makeover

By removing walls, inserting new windows, and utilizing a lighter color palette, this historic home gets a modern new look.<p>When the current owners bought this property, they knew it had good bones. Originally designed by Seattle–based architect Hawley Adelbert Dudley as his personal residence, this …

Living Rooms

A Famed Japanese Composer's Effortless Honolulu Hideout Asks $2.95M

Designed by award-winning architect Sid Snyder and owned by legendary Japanese musician Ryuichi Sakamoto, this modern refuge combines organic finishes with stellar views of the ocean.<p>Before indoor/outdoor living became a common catchphrase, architects Sid Snyder and Vladimir Ossipoff of the …

Living Rooms

Palantir Knows Everything About You

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Theodor W. Adorno

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin on the bitcoin bubble and running a $125bn blockchain | Financial Times

Up in San Francisco’s Monterey Heights district stands a modest detached house; a house that would be perfectly ordinary, were its wide windows not …

Tesla and Waymo are taking wildly different paths to creating self-driving cars

Autonomous cars won’t happen without tons of data, but Tesla and Waymo have a big head start<p>There’s a race happening right now that stretches from Silicon Valley to Detroit and back: who can make a self-driving car that behaves better than a human driver? It’s a far harder task than it sounded even …

The pros and cons of ICOs for entrepreneurs

How can an initial coin offering fund a startup? An MIT expert on the advantages and the unanswered questions.<p>By Betsy Vereckey | April 12, 2018<p>Since …

Cryptocurrency

Japan Unveils Guidelines for Allowing Initial Coin Offerings

Japan is moving toward legalizing initial coin offerings, even as countries such as China and the U.S. restrict the fundraising technique because of …

Op Ed: Four Challenges to Consider When Launching Your Fund Raise on the Blockchain

ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) or token sales have seen a dramatic increase over the past year as a method for raising capital. According to …

The Basics on FACTS: A New Model for Compliant ICOs

<i>Jaron Lukasiewicz is a co-founder of WRKFLOW, an advisor to several blockchain companies and the founder of Coinsetter, a cryptocurrency exchange</i> …

Cryptocurrency

This Blockchain Startup Could Revolutionize Real Estate Investments

On Tuesday, an initial coin offering launched by the real estate startup Propy Inc. sent shockwaves throughout the blockchain community. The …

How Blockchain Can Change the High-End Art World

How Blockchain Can Change the High-End Art WorldIn 2016, global art market sales were estimated $45 billion. The majority of those sales came from …

Kickstarter Meets IPO: Why Initial Coin Offerings Make Sense

There’s no shortage of hype around blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Despite daily headlines, a serious lack of understanding persists. It’s complex …

Cryptocurrency

How Blockchain is Changing the Mortgage Game | Investopedia

Despite the major buzz blockchain is causing across several industries, and especially within the financial services sector, it seems that mortgages …

Blockchain

50 Blockchain Startups To Watch Out For: 20-1 | Articles | Chief Technology Officer

The last year has seen the hype around blockchain reach fever pitch. It has moved beyond being seen as merely 'the technology underpinning Bitcoin' …

Amazon has a $27 multi-color LED light strip that syncs to your music

When we first caught wind of the DotStone Music-Syncing LED Strip Lights, we thought they sounded kind of cheesy, to be honest. Then we actually …

“The Couch to 80k” Writing Boot Camp: Take a Free 8-Week Podcast Course to Start Writing Fiction, or Even Finish a Novel

We've all read fiction, but how to go about writing it? Nobody has the definitive answer, and there, in the multiplicity of possible approaches, …

Bezos Prime

Photograph by Wesley Mann<p><i>Amazon’s CEO has driven his company to all-consuming growth (and even, believe it or not, profits). Today, though, as he</i> …

Now anybody can use Robinhood, the no-fee trading app backed by Snoop Dogg and Marc Andreessen

And after months of waiting, it's now open to anyone who wants to join.<p>Robinhood, a zero-commission brokerage app for iPhone that launched in December to a 700,000-person waitlist, is now available to the general public.<p>Here's why Robinhood is unlike any existing stock market app.<p>For starters, it's …

Snoop Dogg

The Steel in Barack Obama’s Spine

In Ukraine, the president may face his toughest foreign policy test yet. Is he up to the task?<p>As Vladimir Putin’s troops seize control of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula, President Obama is facing what some have called the biggest foreign policy challenge of his presidency. True or not, it’s clear his …