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The Complete GDPR Website Checklist

This complete General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance checklist for your website will point you in the right direction when considering …

THE BLOCKCHAIN IN THE IoT REPORT: How distributed ledgers enhance the IoT through better visibility and create trust

Blockchain isn't just for bankers anymore. Most of the buzz around the distributed ledger has focused on its uses in finance, where it originated. But one of the most promising blockchain trends is its growing disruptive presence in the Internet of Things (IoT).<p>Companies are pioneering innovative …

Blockchain

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Language Learning

THE BLOCKCHAIN IN BANKING REPORT: The future of blockchain solutions and technologies

Nearly every global bank is experimenting with blockchain technology as they try to unleash the cost savings and operational efficiencies it promises to deliver.<p>Banks are exploring the technology in a number of ways, including through partnerships with fintechs, membership in global consortia, and …

Blockchain

How to Build a Cybersecurity Incident Response Plan

Being hit by a cyberattack is going to be painful. But it can be less painful if you're prepared, and these best practices can help.<p>When it comes to …

Cybersecurity

Everything you need to know about a new EU data law that could shake up big US tech

You may have heard of the General Data Protection Regulation. It may sound boring, but it's really important and CNBC has a guide to help you …

Privacy

GDPR launches today. Here’s what you need to know

GDPR gives companies a new set of rules for sharing data online<p>May 25th marks the first day of enforcement for Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation, otherwise known as GDPR, a set of rules that could fundamentally flip the relationship between massive tech companies that gather data, and the …

Privacy

9 fitness apps that eliminate every single workout excuse

Name any excuse not to exercise and there's an app for that.<p>I’m too busy. I’m not a morning person. I’m travelling.<p>When it comes to excuses to skip the gym, we’re full of them.<p>But whether it’s not having time, not knowing what exercise to do or simply not being able to find the motivation to …

Fitness

9 reasons to be cautious with blockchain

Blockchain appears to be one of the most highly secure networks conceived. Still, there are multiple points of vulnerability, as recently called out …

What Is Blockchain?

An overview of the technology everyone is talking about.<p>Blockchain might seem like magical fairy dust that companies throw about that suddenly sparks …

Coca-Cola and US government use blockchain to curb forced labor

The quest to end forced labor has created some unusual technological allies. Coca-Cola, the US State Department and a trio of crypto organizations (Bitfury Group, Blockchain Trust Accelerator and Emercoin) have launched a pilot project that will use blockchain to enforce worker rights. The …

Why Your Compliance Programs Are a Million-Dollar Waste of Time

Millions of fraudulent accounts at Wells Fargo. Systemic deception by Volkswagen about its vehicles’ emission levels. Widespread bribery at Petrobras that damaged both the government and the economy of Brazil. While those corporate scandals made headlines in recent years, countless others failed to …

Management

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

Language Learning

How To Tell When Someone Is Lying To You Because It's Harder Than You Think

I consider myself a pretty intuitive person, and I'd like to think that I can tell when someone isn't being truthful. However, research indicates …

A Very Brief History Of Blockchain Technology Everyone Should Read

When Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true identity is still unknown, released the whitepaper Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System in 2008 that described a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” known as Bitcoin, blockchain technology made its public debut. Blockchain, the technology …

Blockchain

An effortless way to improve your memory

A surprisingly potent technique can boost your short and long-term recall – and it appears to help everyone from students to Alzheimer’s patients.<p>When trying to memorise new material, it’s easy to assume that the more work you put in, the better you will perform. Yet taking the occasional down time …

The Brain

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain Is Changing Our World: Here Are The Best Practical Examples Of How It Is Used In 2018

The potential of blockchain technology to disrupt nearly every industry in some way cannot be dismissed even though there are still several hurdles to overcome before we see its full transformative impact.<p>Leaders of major financial institutions where security is paramount and change is often …

Blockchain

Why smart contracts and blockchains are coming sooner than you think

For centuries, massive, critical components of our global economy have been organized around legacy infrastructure. Vastly important industries, like government and finance, continue to stagnate behind the capabilities of modern technologies, a demonstration of how complex and regulated systems …

Blockchain Expert Explains the Concept to Five People of Varying Ages and Levels of Understanding

Bettina Warburg of Animal Ventures partnered with Wired to sit down to explain/discuss the concept of blockchain, the primary technology behind …

Blockchain

Scientists Have Found a Way to Help You Learn New Skills Twice as Fast

Yes please.<p>The key to learning a new motor skill - such as playing the piano or mastering a new sport - isn't necessarily how many hours you spend …

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

What is a blockchain? GeekWire’s guide to this game-changing technology and its vast potential

Most technologies touted as “game-changing” are just somewhat modified versions of something already in use. Blockchains are different, and while it …

Blockchain

Improving your technique with these tennis tips

×<p>Can't get enough tennis?<p>We'll send latest news and info straight into your inbox<p>A valid email address is required.<p>SIGN UP<p>Don't show again.<p>By …

The Ethereum Developer Essential Reading List

Crucial Links and Resources to Get Started Quickly<p>Thanks to Cent I was able to quickly compile this excellent list of resources for individuals …

Blockchain

Navigating Past Blockchain's 'Irrational Exuberance'

Bitcoin is in a massive speculative bubble, with $95 billion in supposed value that belies the cold reality that all that crypto-green is actually not worth the paper it’s printed on – if there even were paper, which there isn’t. As Steve Forbes says, “you don’t even get a tulip for your …

Blockchain

Eat This Carb and You Won't Gain Weight

Carbohydrates sound so innocent: mere starches, sugar and fiber that the body uses for energy. Yet health-conscious Americans despise them, designing …

Nutrition

How Blockchain Will Accelerate Business Performance and Power the Smart Economy

Political economist Francis Fukuyama predicted a future when social capital would be as important as physical capital, and that only those societies with a high degree of social trust would be able to create large-scale organizations capable of competing in the new economy.Two decades later, an …

The Future of Crime in the Blockchain Economy

It all started with an online marketplace to buy drugs. Well, it had started a couple of years before that, but the darknet outfit known as Silk Road …

Cryptocurrency