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Why bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies aren't securities: SEC director

Bill Hinman, SEC division of corporate finance director, breaks down reasons why the SEC ruled that cryptocurrencies are not securities and won't …

Cryptocurrency

What Is Blockchain and How Will it Affect the Future of Trading?

These days it seems like you can’t pick up a financial publication, go to a party or hang out at the water cooler without seeing or hearing something about blockchain. So what is blockchain, and how might it impact the future of trading?<p>In simple terms, a blockchain is a shared, distributed, and …

Blockchain

Ripple Exec Launches Smart Contract Platform to Rival Ethereum

Ripple’s CTO has launched a new company called Coil that includes an easy access smart contract product to rival Ethereum.<p>Smart Contracts Made More …

Blockchain

Blockchain Is Here to Stay. Here Are 3 Ways You Can Use It in Your Business

Blockchain is coming. Learn about it today to power your business tomorrow.<p>You have certainly heard of the blockchain revolution. Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and bitcoin are all over the news.<p>You may be intrigued, you may be horrified, or you may feel some of both.<p>But you can't afford to ignore …

Blockchain

Goldman Sachs just launched a new cryptocurrency

Soon, you may be able to use cryptocurrency to pay for anything from your morning coffee to happy hour drinks (or, you know, maybe some things that …

Cryptocurrency

Goldman Sachs to open bitcoin trading desk as it wades into crypto world

Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs is set to launch a bitcoin trading desk – a first for a major Wall Street bank.<p>“In response to client interest …

Ethereum Foundation ‘Extremely Comfortable’ ETH Is Not A Security, Co-Founder Lubin Says

Joseph Lubin, the co-founder of the Ethereum Foundation, spoke out at the Collision tech conference in New Orleans yesterday. The event takes place …

How Bitcoin, Tether and Other Cryptocurrencies Stack Up as Investments

How Crypto Stacks Up Against Other Investments<p>By Yue QiuYue Qiu, Justina LeeJustina Lee and Adrian LeungAdrian Leung<p>The crypto fever has quieted …

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Ethereum, The Next Big Cryptocurrency

A crash course on Ethereum.<p>By now, everyone's heard about the meteoric rise of Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency smashed a record-breaking US$8,200 on …

Cryptocurrency

50 Jobs, Gigs and Side Hustles You Can Do From Home

If your dream is to work from home, and you don't know where to start, this list has something for you. Guaranteed.<p>Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ah, working from home. If you're sick of long commutes to a boring office, where you're stuck …

The role of design in the Internet of Things

Defining the role of design in 2016 is a nightmare. When someone calls themself a ‘designer’ they could mean they design the interface of ecommerce …

The 7 Best Books for Entrepreneurs in 2016 | Inc.com

Every year, I select the best books published over the past 12 month in several categories, culminating in my Best Business Books of the Year, which in 2016 will post on December 16th.<p>Today's column provides the best books for entrepreneurs and people who want to start their own businesses. Just to …

IoT Best Practices & IoT Technology Research for Large & Small Business - BI Intelligence

The Ultimate Internet of Things Research Bundle<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to revolutionize and change the way all businesses, governments, and consumers interact with the physical world. This level of disruption will have a significant impact on the world we’ve come to know and …

Quarterly Bulletins

Our Quarterly Bulletin explores topics on monetary and financial stability and includes regular commentary on market developments and UK monetary …

Here's how the Internet of Things will explode by 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been labeled as "the next Industrial Revolution" because of the way it will change the way people live, work, entertain, and travel, as well as how governments and businesses interact with the world.<p>In fact, the revolution is already starting.<p>That brand new car that …

Central banks beat Bitcoin at own game with rival supercurrency

Computer scientists have devised a digital crypto-currency in league with the Bank of England that could pose a devastating threat to large tranches of the financial industry, and profoundly change the management of monetary policy.<p>The proto-currency known as RSCoin has vastly greater scope than …

Bitcoin

Make Money From Buying A Failing Business? Here’s How To Do It!

When people start a business, they do so with the aim of making it a success. For the most part, that goal gets achieved. But, some unlucky people …

Hacking the Internet of Things looms over CES

SAN FRANCISCO – The Internet of Things looms large at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, with a host of products and devices wired to send and receive information.<p>They include everything from connected LED systems that sent messages to store managers about which displays customers are lingering …

Patricia Arquette of 'CSI: Cyber' on equality, laughter and the joy of an empty in-box

Patricia Arquette— the star of CBS' "CSI: Cyber" and Academy Award winner for her role as a resilient divorced mother in "Boyhood" — recently took on a comedic guest role: teaming withAmy Schumer,Tina FeyandJulia Louis-Dreyfusfor an episode of Comedy Central's "Inside Amy Schumer." The …

Amazon's Internet of Things Strategy -- A New Flywheel Emerges

(also posted at my blog www.on-amzn.com)<p>Amazon is the master of exploring, expanding and disrupting in both retail capabilities and providing …

12 things you didn't know you could do with Gmail

Gmail is one of the world's most powerful and well-built tech tools, but there are ways to make it even more amazing.<p>Some features are hidden within Gmail itself -- through the Settings and Labs tab; others have been built by third party developers. (Just remember, third party apps will have access …

IBM Watson IoT Platform

Should Cisco Systems, PTC Thingworx, IBM, And Zebra Technologies Fear Ayla Networks IoT Platform?

After recent conversations with Ayla Networks, I’m wondering if the “big dog” IoT Platform players, like PTC Inc.’s Thingworx, Cisco Systems, IBM, Zebra Technologies Corporation, etc., are really the ones to be watching when thinking about IoT platform technology.<p>In a discussion early this year at …

Internet of Things

Connected devices and your privacy

<b>What it does.</b> Modern multitasking parents can check in on their infants via smartphone using fully networked, motion-sensing, HD video-streaming …

Wearables And Other Gadgets Aim To Finally Kill Off The Password

Passwords have a big problem: They’re not very secure, and no one likes using them. That’s why you now find Web browsers, password managers, and mobile phones all trying to take some of the pain out of the process.<p>Today’s technology is looking for hardware and software solutions, with the iPhone’s …

Best WiFi and Bluetooth Smart Door Locks | 2018 Listings and Reviews

Best of<p><b>Best lock to use for Homekit</b><p><b>Best lock to use with Alexa*</b><p><b>Best Lock for use with SmartThings</b><p>Budget: Kwikset 910 $142<p>Overall: Schlage Connect $170<p>…

Home Automation

Amazon Has Quietly Acquired 2lemetry To Build Out Its Internet Of Things Strategy

Amazon is taking another step into the Internet of Things. TechCrunch has learned, and confirmed, that the e-commerce and cloud services giant has acquired 2lemetry, a startup based out of Denver that has developed an enterprise-focused platform to track and manage IP-enabled machines and other …