G.Luca D'Imperio

30 Flips | 2 Magazines | 14 Likes | @gdimperio | Napoletano emigrato a Milano, Compliance Advisor in Banca con la passione per la tecnologia e l'innovazione

Beyond the Bitcoin Bubble

layer innocent nothing argue pottery winner cotton menu task slim merge maid<p>The sequence of words is meaningless: a random array strung together by an algorithm let loose in an English dictionary. What makes them valuable is that they’ve been generated exclusively for me, by a software tool called …

Blockchain

Tale of the gringo strongman: Trump’s ill-advised Mexican policies backfire bigly

<b>(Getty Images/pool)</b><p>After Trump’s misinformed attacks on Mexico (on migrants and trade), Mexicans wield their muscle<p>Jim Hightower<p>May 14, 2017 12:30pm (UTC)<p>Comandante Trump, El Jefe, the gringo strongman!<p>That's the image our current commander-in-chief seems to be cultivating. He has surrounded …

Donald Trump

13 new things you can do with your Android Wear smartwatch

Google's second attempt at wearables is full of new features and tweaks. Here's what you need to know.<p>If you have one of the many Android Wear watches compatible with Android Wear 2.0 (full list in link), you're in for a treat.<p>With Android Wear 2.0, and the more recent Android Wear update bringing …

Android News

Making a Difference with FinTech – Three Examples

There is enough said about the scale of the FinTech industry, its inclusive agenda and massive surrounding ecosystem, but the real value of this …

The Problem With Big Data in Financial Services | Investopedia

The financial services industry is inundated with an increasing amount of data – ranging from a consumer’s banking transactions to analyst …

Big Data

Artificial intelligence isn't the scary future. It's the amazing present.

The year 2017 arrives and we humans are still in charge. Whew! The machines haven't taken over yet, but they are gaining on us.<p>Google's DeepMind AlphaGo computer program recently beat the world champ at Go, a complex board game, while Japanese researchers plan to build the world's fastest …

What Are Smart Contracts? A Beginner’s Guide to Smart Contracts

<b>A Beginner’s Guide to Smart Contracts</b><p>One of the best things about the blockchain is that, because it is a decentralized system that exists between …

Blockchain

Tecnologia: alti e bassi di questo 2016

Questo 2016, come analogamente avviene ogni anno, ha segnato una serie di successi ed insuccessi sul piano della <b>moderna tecnologia</b>, in relazione ad …

I’m a digital nomad—and my first order of business for 2017 is ditching mainstream banks

Few people think banks are fun, exactly. But banking is often seen as an unavoidable part of modern life—preferable, at the very least, to burying money in your backyard.<p>Still, as a dual-citizen freelancer who often travels in Europe and has bank accounts in both the UK and the US, I’ve found that …

FinTech

Innovation Isn't Slowing Down. In fact, a New Era Is About To Begin | Inc.com

Is America out of ideas? Greg Ip of <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> seems to think so. In a recent article, he points out, correctly, that total factor productivity growth has "steadily fallen" since its peak in the 1950's and 60's. According to Ip, rising research costs and greater regulatory burdens have …

Innovation

7 azioni che inizieranno il 2017 col botto

<b>Ci sarà una crisi finanziaria nel 2018?</b> Se hai la possibilità di investire 350.000 €, scarica <i>Prospettive sul Mercato Azionario</i>. Scopri quali fattori …

The 3 Technology Trends That Are Shaping the Future of Business | Inc.com

It's a crazy time right now trying to predict what's to come. From uncertainty in the federal government, to the increasing speed at which automated technology is able to perform human tasks. However, if we take a closer look at the technology that's already right in front of us, we can find a bit …

Innovation

AI Learns Things That Humans Didn't Teach It

A heuristic approach<p>Machine learning technology in neural networks has been pushing artificial intelligence (AI) development to new heights. Most AI …

SearchInk — Unlocking the handwritten past, and present, with machine learning

Today, millions — more likely billions — of digitized documents are sitting on servers with little chance of anyone being able to search their contents without physically reading them. To do so would take more lifetimes than any of us will be granted. Why? Because they were handwritten. …

7 Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Personally, I’m amazed at the technology we have available to us. It’s astounding to have the power to retrieve almost any information and communicate in a thousand different ways using a device that fits in your pocket.<p>There’s always something new on the horizon, and we can’t help but wait and …

Machine Learning

These 6 new technology rules will govern our future

Technology is advancing so rapidly that we will experience radical changes in society not only in our lifetimes but in the coming years. We have already begun to see ways in which computing, sensors, artificial intelligence and genomics are reshaping entire industries and our daily lives.<p>As we …

Artificial Intelligence

Israel’s blockchain startups look to disrupt more than banking

A Deloitte report released earlier this year describes 38 Israeli startups currently developing blockchain applications ranging across the entire spectrum of services: security, hardware, new currency, payments, P2P, online commerce, and social platforms.<p>These early-stage blockchain startups have …

Blockchain

Thrills May Not Be Over Yet: More Excitement Possible As Election Buzz Lingers

This past week was a historic one, with the surprise election of Donald Trump and the quick reversal in stocks from limit down in overnight trading Tuesday to explosive rallies in stocks and Treasury yields Wednesday and Thursday. We’re probably not going to see such huge swings in the coming week, …

Markets

Nvidia is finally not just a GPU company

It took Nvidia a lot of sweat and a lot of failed products to get to where it is today. CEO Jen-Hsun Huang is not afraid of failure and as the CEO he …

Nvidia

PayPal si allea con Siri, pagamenti 'vocali'

ROMA - Per farsi dare 20 euro da mamma, papà o amici basterà un messaggio vocale al telefonino. Va in questa direzione l'integrazione della …

We've only seen the start of how fintech can transform the world

Fintech in some ways created the blueprint for the way in which innovative startups can disrupt a seemingly unmoveable industry. But as the players …

Delivering a Bank of One Experience

Why do banks need to change?<p>Retail banking is becoming more and more a commoditized business, as customers routinely use comparison sites and the internet to simply choose the bank with the lowest prices and/or best rates, and<p>eroding wallet share and reducing customer profitability.<p>To reverse that …

Banking for the Next Generation

Baringa Blogs<p>Banking for the Next Generation<p>| 28 Oct 2016<p>During my recent maternity leave, I had some time to consider the usual ‘life admin’ …

Efma 2016 - Innovation in retail banking | Infosys Finacle

<b>BANKS CONSIDER ADVANCED ANALYTICS & BIG DATA, AND OPEN APIS TO BE THE DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES THAT WILL IMPACT THEIR BUSINESS MODELS</b><p>FOR MORE THAN 70% …

Banking

Digital Channels Must Support Retail Banking Strategy

To build a digital banking platform, the best place to start is to evaluate the way you currently engage with consumers at physical locations. …

HTC Vive diventa wireless con l'accessorio TPCast

Si chiama <b>TPCast</b>, ed è la soluzione che potrebbe far fare il salto di qualità (anzi, di comodità) a HTC Vive. Presentato a sorpresa durante l’evento …

How to Unleash the Innovator inside You!

Elon Musk is considered to be one of the best innovators of our times, and there are many others like Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg who have changed …

Bitcoin Startup Blockstream Seeking Patent for Sidechains Design

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USTPO) has published a patent application submitted by bitcoin startup Blockstream related to its work on …

Can Robots Make Moral Decisions? Should They?

What happens when artificial intelligence has to make tough moral choices—say, a self-driving car that must choose between hitting a child, or a …