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The Secret of Airbnb’s Pricing Algorithm

<b>How much should you charge someone</b> to live in your house? Or how much would you pay to live in someone else’s house? Would you pay more or less for a …

Machine Learning
List-Worthy

We’ll give unsecured credit on the go

With financial technology improving, new products or innovations hit the market at frequent intervals. A lot of this has to do with the evolution of …

P2P Lending Is Profitable, Even In A Recession

Val Katayev Contributor<p>Val Katayev is the founder of Poise Lending.<p>People often ask me how I went from building multiple companies in ad tech, music tech, data analytics and mobile advertising to being a lending fund manager. It didn’t happen overnight. In fact, it was almost a decade in the …

Profit

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

European Travel

For the Curious But Uncommitted, a Blockchain in a Box

Banks' growing curiosity about so-called blockchain technology has spawned a new category of technology: blockchain as a service.<p>Every major bank …

Beyond bitcoin

Article<p>Beyond bitcoin Blockchain is coming to disrupt your industry<p>December 07, 2015<p>Blockchain technology can potentially make a great many things …

Blockchain

Here's How To Launch A Product Without Spending A Dime

<i>This is the second article in a series about how how a group of students at Penn created a non-profit commercializing a product that helps the visually impaired recognize what they are looking at. Check out the first article here.</i><p>After building the first prototype of ThirdEye (see a demo at …

Entrepreneurship

This computer algorithm promises to help you find your perfect place to live

According to Elon Musk, in three to five years, we’ll most likely overcome most of the technical challenges for fully autonomous cars. Although it will take many more years to overcome the regulatory friction of getting those cars on the street, it is quite feasible that in terms of computational …

Artificial Intelligence

Bitcoin is a currency, the EU admits

When it comes to bitcoin, Europe’s highest court and the US’s major tax agency don’t agree on exactly what it is.<p>In a decision last week, Europe’s Court of Justice effectively decided that bitcoin is a currency, and therefore transactions in which bitcoins are exchanged for other currencies are …

Bitcoin

Technology for the 10 billion: How tech will change the world by 2050

Introduction<p>The population of humans will rise from 7.3 billion today to 9.7 billion in 2050, according to the United Nations. That means extra …