Remy Carpinito

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What is a blockchain developer and how do you become one?

If you've made it this far into 2018, then you've no doubt lived through the hype surrounding blockchain and cryptocurrency, especially when Bitcoin came close to eclipsing the $20k mark last December. While the market has simmered down significantly since then, the reality is that …

Blockchain

Want to Grow to the Next Level? It Starts With Your Professional Bucket List.

"Bucket lists" represent our visions of our most fulfilling lives. Professional bucket lists are the path to our greatest growth. What's on yours?<p>Everyone has a proverbial bucket list of experiences or material goods that they believe will bring them ultimate life happiness. I admit I have a long …

Entrepreneurship

Apple to Unveil High-End AirPods, Over-Ear Headphones For 2019

Apple Inc. is about to pump up the volume on its audio-device strategy, planning higher-end AirPods, a new HomePod and studio-quality over-ear …

Heart Rates

The Shift From 4G to 5G Will Change Just About Everything

Telecom experts are going so far as to herald the arrival of 5G as the advent of the fourth industrial revolution. There are an ever-expanding number …

Internet of Things

A New Study Examines How Successful CEOs Use Their Time -- And Entrepreneurs Should Take Notice

A recent in-depth, 12-year study from Harvard University demonstrates how CEOs manage the most significant resource we all have in common--time.<p>News flash: Running a business is hard.<p>In addition to the challenges of finding and acting on inspiration and developing your company's four S's, …

CEOs

Why regulatory complexity is suddenly a big deal for enterprise blockchain adoption

If you work in blockchain and focus on enterprises, it’s hard at times not to be a little disappointed in the last year. Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are out there raising billions of dollars from investors over public networks. However, those of us responsible for enterprise blockchain strategy …

Blockchain

A CTO perspective: When your CEO wants to become a platform company

You can’t go one day without reading that “xyz” is a new platform startup or that established market leader “abc” is now a platform company. It’s the strategy du jour, lauded by executives, sales, and marketing, but it presents an interesting challenge for CTOs, who often view themselves as …

ERC-20 Tokens, Explained

Every question answered about ERC-20 tokens and how they work.What are ERC-20 tokens?<i>ERC-20 tokens are tokens designed and used solely on the</i> …

Ethereum's Sharding Push Could Be A Game Changer For Crypto Market

Ethereum is planning to boost its scalability through sharding technology and this is very good news for the crypto market.<p>Vitalik Buterin, …

This Entrepreneur Shares Why an Ability to Change Course Is What Will Set You Up for Success

FabFitFun co-founder and co-CEO Michael Broukhim says you shouldn't be afraid to try something new.<p>10 min read<p><i>Editor's Note: Entrepreneur's</i> <i>"20 Questions"</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday</i> …

Telegram’s billion-dollar ICO has become a mess

Telegram’s ICO was supposed to be a record-breaker to develop a platform that brings the decentralized internet to life. Instead, it has become a mess with the tightly controlled fundraising process in disarray as early backers sell their tokens for handsome returns.<p>The company recently canceled …

Is The Blockchain’s Potential For Social Impact Over-Hyped?

Where do blockchain projects for energy, health, and governance fall on the hype cycle?<p>Blockchain has been heralded as a revolutionary technology with potential to shake up everything from elections to smallholder farming. But is it over-hyped? Do we have excessive expectations for distributed …

Blockchain

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

Mexico Tests Blockchain to Track Public Contract Bids

The government of Mexico has been quietly working on a project to track bids for public contracts using blockchain, a government official revealed …

Watching Pixar Build Coco's Land of the Dead Is Another Great Reason to Revisit the Studio's Most Beautiful Film

Even though we know every last frame came out of a giant rack of computers, <i>Coco</i> is no less spectacular to watch. It’s arguably one of Pixar’s most …

Animation

An Overview Of Hashgraph

A distributed ledger technology (DLT) is a system where we share information and we don’t trust each other individually, but we trust the group as a …

Blockchain

NASA Awards Massive Supersonic Aircraft Contract to Lockheed Martin

Coming to a sky near you in 2022.<p>NASA announced Tuesday that it has awarded Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company a $247.5 million contract to build …

Aviation

One of Estonia’s first “e-residents” explains what it means to have digital citizenship

An online community survey recently asked me where I’m based. Without hesitation, I answered “Estonia.” You might ask: as a US citizen, why in the world did I do that? But as crazy as it may sound, Estonia is the country to which I feel most loyal today. I am one of the country’s first …

Blockchain

States that are passing laws to govern “smart contracts” have no idea what they’re doing - MIT Technology Review

Like it or not, we seem to be stuck with the term “smart contract.” The technology, which can be used to automate transactions on a blockchain, is …

Josh Katz’s recipe for shakshuka

Shakshuka means “a mixture” in Tunisian Arabic. I was first introduced to shakshuka by some Israeli travellers I met in Australia many moons ago. This recipe is as good on a cold night as it is for breakfast.<p><b>(Serves 4)<br>For the shakshuka:</b><b><br>2 tbsp olive oil</b><b><br>1 onion, peeled and finely chopped</b><b><br>2 garlic</b> …

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Ben is a chatbot that lets you learn about and buy Bitcoin

It’s generally a given that whenever a new technology takes off people rush into the space to build everything under the sun, and eventually natural selection kicks in and only the truly useful remain. For example, chatbots became trendy last year and we quickly began seeing chatbots for weather, …

Chatbots

With 'Siren,' Unreal Engine blurs the line between CGI and reality

Epic Games has been obsessed with real-time motion capture for years, but the company is now trying to take its experiments with the technology one step further. Enter "Siren," a digital personality that it created alongside a few prominent firms in the gaming industry: Vicon, Cubic Motion, …

Unreal Engine

Google Is Working on Its Own Blockchain-Related Technology

Google is working on blockchain-related technology to support its cloud business and head off competition from emerging startups that use the …

From copycat to Goliath: A deep dive into China's massive WeChat

China has long been perceived as a “nation of copycats,” where the shanzhai mentality reigned supreme, but, while pirating still goes on there, China has already moved on to the next phase of its development. The same has happened with WeChat. What started out as a Chinese copy of Whatsapp has …

Chatbots

The Peanut Butter Dip—With Over 50,000 Saves On Pinterest—That We’re Making ASAP

And it’s healthy too!<p>Give your salty and savory dips a well-deserved break for a while. It’s time to take a step into the sweet side of things. …

Breakfast

South Korea Planning to Formally Allow ICOs

<b>Regional news sources report South Korea’s financial authorities are working on legislation to formally allow initial coin offerings (ICOs) in an</b> …

Buterin Presents Blockchain Scaling Solution That Could Make Exchanges ‘Hack Resistant’

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, presented a Blockchain scaling solution called Plasma Cash, an even “more scalable” version of an existing …

Bose is carving out $50 million for startups using its new audio-focused AR tech

The high-end audio technology company Bose is getting into the augmented reality game with a new product and a $50 million fund devoted to startups that will develop services for its new platform.<p>While most of the industry is focused on a visually augmented experience, Bose is most concerned with …

Augmented Reality

3 Ways a 35-Hour Workweek Made Me a Better CEO

Building a business on a shorter workweek made me a better leader.<p>Sixteen months ago, I announced to my staff we were going to give a 35-hour workweek a trial run. For 90 days, we'd see if working seven hours per day (without a reduction in pay) had positive outcomes. I told the team I would not do …

Time Management

FedEx looks at blockchain to "transform logistics industry"

FedEx looks at blockchain to “transform logistics industry”<p>Andrew Munro 2 February 2018 NEWS<p>The Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) gets closer …