Tyrone Philips

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Edtech is the next fintech

Fintech is a factor of the fourth industrial revolution that has completely taken the world by storm and forever revolutionized how we bank. But many believe it is still in its infancy, with figures suggesting the same: global investment peaked at $5.3 billion in the first quarter of this year — a …

Elon Musk Announces That SolarCity Will Create a Roof Made Entirely of Solar Panels

Solar Roof<p>SolarCity, the company recently acquired by Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors, has just announced what’s next in the pipeline—a roof made entirely …

Curiosity - The Key To Your Future Success

Curiosity is not a word typically associated with business. Historically it hasn’t been widely perceived as a source of profit, performance or …

Is Blockchain the Future Front Lines of Cyber Security for the IoT Future?

<b>Why do experts believe the IOT needs Blockchain?</b><p>Blockchain is essentially a continuously growing record or ledger of digital events that is shared among many different parties. It can only be updated by a consensus of the majority of the participants in the system and cannot be altered or erased …

How to Think Like Elon Musk

How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy, …

The Future Of ATM Hacking

Research released at Black Hat USA last week shows that one of our best defenses for the future of payment card and ATM security isn't infallible. …

Are you ready for Britain’s challenger banks?

These four digital banks are vying for your money.<p>Why is a banking licence so critical?<p>The key part of a banking licence is the ability to open an …

R&D is the future of our industry. Can you measure that on a timesheet?

Every large agency should ask itself, Are we agile? Can we move with the ever-changing landscape of technology? And are we brave enough to try things …

The Avatar of Tomorrow: New Face-Tracking VR Makes You Into a Pixar Character

VR is really adept at transporting users to another world, allowing them to see and interact with virtually any kind of environment. As amazing as …

The sport of the future

A buzzing comes across the sky.<p>This past weekend, on the northwest side of an island in the New York Harbor, roughly 1,000 people witnessed what some believe to be the first new sport of the 21st century. ESPN was there to broadcast the event to anyone with a computer, and well-known international …

Drones

Britain looks to robot dragonflies and lasers for future defense

Britain's Ministry of Defence (MoD) has provided a glimpse of the future of war by unveiling plans that include the development of robotic …

Why Fintech Will Drive Business Models of the Future | Investopedia

Once thought to be unfailingly secure due to their size, scope, influence and the high barriers to market entry, banks, insurance companies and …

3 trends shaping the future of cybersecurity

Penn Medicine Associate CIO John Donohue envisions cloud-based information security, more effective threat intelligence sharing and user education as …

Trends

MIT's Riffle Anonymity Network is Said to Best Tor in Securing Privacy

Spies everywhere<p>Are you concerned about the privacy of your web surfing? Tor is a free software that enables users to communicate anonymously. It …

Is this the future of fine dining? Restaurant where all the food and even the table is 3D printed - but it will cost you £250 a head

London now plays host to a range of 'hipster' restaurants, from cafes which let you stroke a cat while you have a coffee, to the UK's first …

Food & Dining

Automation - Robots threaten 137m Asian jobs in automated future

<i>Is this the second Future Shock?</i><p>Robots and automation could endanger the jobs of more than half of workers in five South-East Asian countries over …

When it comes to jobs in tech, women are still at a disadvantage

And most employers have no plans to help.<p>Nearly a quarter (22%) of UK employers believe women are at a disadvantage when they apply for tech jobs, …

Ray – Bootstrap Skin (Bootstrap)

<b>Demo URL:</b><br>http://www.mediacity.co.in/ray<p>Key Features<p>HTML5 and CSS3<br>• Bootstrap v3.3.6<br>• Font Awesome v4.6.1<br>• Clean Design<br>• Responsive<br>• Google Maps<br>• CSS3 …

Inside A Tiny Vietnamese Makerspace Where IoT Products Are Born

<i>The following is a transcript for the above video</i><p>On the streets of Hanoi, you can’t help but notice the vibrant and entrepreneurial energy in the air. The capital city is home to many talented engineers and there’s a growing maker community in the works.<p>After navigating by motorbike through the …

Fast forward: Rethinking enterprises, ecosystems and economies with blockchains

For centuries, global trade has been the single greatest creator of wealth in human history and market friction the greatest obstacle to wealth. …

A rare tour of Google's 'The Garage' lab where employees can build anything

For instance, here's a peek at a fantastic perk called "The Garage." It's a free TechShop-like workshop where employees can build anything they can imagine. They can even take classes to learn how to use the equipment.<p>Googlers can use this workshop to make things for their jobs, their home, their …

Employment

Amazon launches Inspire as it looks to become a major player in education tech

Sharing is caring — and it can also be profitable.<p>Amazon on Monday launched a new online portal with thousands of free education resources such as …

12 low-cost business ideas for people who like to keep to themselves

Introverts are powerful in their own right.<p>They are productive thinkers with strong opinions who can achieve great lengths.<p>Despite what the media says — often stereotyping them as "shy" or "socially awkward" — introverts can make great business leaders and entrepreneurs.<p>In fact, many successful …

Personality

Google Maps and Google Earth now have insanely high res satellite imagery

When it comes to technology, bigger numbers are typically better – from battery capacity, pixel density, RAM and so on – but the same is also true of satellites (I guess). Google has just announced it has upgraded its satellite imagery from the Landsat 7 satellite to, you guessed it, the Landsat 8. …