Ruban Phukan

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Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin is the New Gold, a Better Safe Haven Asset

Advertisement<p>The $96 billion investment bank Goldman Sachs believes bitcoin is the new gold, the premier store of value in the global finance</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Ripple (XRP) Partners With MoneyGram To Speed Up Money Transfers

MoneyGram will use XRP to speed up and reduce the cost of transferring money through Ripple's payment network xRapid.<p>MoneyGram announced that the …

My Joke Cryptocurrency Hit $2 Billion and Something Is Very Wrong

Dogecoin's inventor looks to the past for insight into the future.<p>When I jokingly tweeted about “investing in Dogecoin” in late 2013, I never imagined that the tongue-in-cheek cryptocurrency I had just brought into the world would still be around in the year 2018, let alone hit a $2 billion market …

Novogratz wants to build the Goldman of crypto and list it in Canada

Mike Novogratz, the Wall Street trader who became one of bitcoin's most outspoken champions, is starting a merchant bank dedicated to cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based ventures. And he intends to take it public.<p>The former macro manager laid out a series of transactions in a statement Tuesday …

Fintech startup InvestUp's exploring adding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies to its robo-investment platform

A fintech startup which directs investors' cash into peer-to-peer loans using an algorithm, is exploring a move into cryptocurrencies.<p>The boom in …

Cryptocurrency

Kodak Surges After Announcing Plans to Launch Cryptocurrency Called 'Kodakcoin'

Kodak’s latest moment has it joining the cryptocurrency frenzy.<p>Shares in Eastman Kodak Co. more than doubled after the former camera and film …

What to Know About and How to Buy Tron, the Latest Surging Cryptocurrency

Given its connections, this one is especially intriguing.<p>Another day, another upstart cryptocurrency on the rise. After huge weeks for bitcoin …

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency Miners Find Their Way Into Online Advertising

A surge in the use of cryptocurrency has given hackers another way to use malicious JavaScript to tap into the CPU power of their visitor's PC, and …

Cryptocurrency

Litecoin: More Than Just The Silver To Bitcoin's Gold

<b>What is Litecoin?</b><p>Litecoin is one of the most prominent alt coins available in today's market place but was not the first. When it was founded by …

Crypto Euphoria As Lemonade Making Company Buying Bitcoin Miners

A former iced tea and lemonade manufacturing company, Long Island Iced Tea, is investing in Bitcoin mining machinery. This move comes after the …

Cryptocurrency

China's Crackdown on Crypto-Mining Threatens Bitcoin's Future

With its price dropping, sky-high transaction fees, growing traction among competitors, and regulatory agencies taking action in several countries, …

Bitcoin

Maduro says Venezuela will issue $5.9 billion in oil-backed cryptocurrency

© Reuters. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro gestures as he arrives for the swearing in ceremony of the newly elected governor of Zuila state, in …

Why there's so much hype about Facebook and cryptocurrency

Facebook may soon begin exploring uses for cryptocurrency technology.<p>The company's founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted his annual personal memo on …

Social Media

Opera 50 now comes with built-in protection against cryptojacking

More and more websites are monetizing their users via in-browser cryptocurrency mining. Instead of showing intrusive adverts, the site instead takes advantage of the user’s CPU power to solve mathematical problems, which are then used to create valuable digital coins.<p>This is called “cryptojacking,” …

WSJ: Merrill Lynch bars trading in bitcoin fund and futures

Citing concerns over bitcoin's suitability as an investment, Merrill Lynch has banned clients and financial advisers who trade on its behalf from …

Cryptocurrency Ripple continues steep rise in 2018

<b>Cryptocurrency Ripple has maintained its stratospheric rise, adding almost 45 percent more value since the calendar ticked over into 2018.</b><p>Ripple – …

Cryptocurrency

Hooters Franchises Offering Cryptocurrency-Based Rewards Program

A number of Hooters franchises are diving headfirst into the cryptocurrency craze. Chanticleer, a company that runs several Hooters restaurants, has …

Cryptocurrency

[1611.06216] Generative Deep Neural Networks for Dialogue: A Short Review

Abstract: Researchers have recently started investigating deep neural networks for dialogue applications. In particular, generative …

Deep Learning

How digital assistants change the way we search

The transformative power of technology is stunning. Fifty years ago, if you told someone you needed to search for a piece of information, they would think that you were headed over to a wall of encyclopedias at the library. Fifteen years ago they would have thought that you were going to go sit …

Stop arguing with Comcast and let this bot negotiate for you

San Francisco startup Trim’s latest creation is a bot willing to wade into the darkest waters for you: negotiating service changes on your Comcast account.<p>Trim has previously helped users ditch unwanted subscriptions. Its new AI, spotted by <i>VentureBeat</i>, works as a Chrome extension. It uses natural …

Internet

NewsFactor

Thanks for stopping by.<p>For the past 20 years, NewsFactor Network and CIO Today have been providing daily news coverage for the technology …

The Bot Economy

A new economic system is on the way.<p>What does that system look like? Obviously, it’s very hard to see what is going to replace industrial, financial …

The Bot Economy Is Growing Even Faster Than the App Economy Did

Move over apps, it's time for the bots to shine.<p>A new note from Citigroup Inc. highlights just how much faster the bot economy is growing than the …

Bots, the next frontier

“YOU are a developer and you’ve just spent two weeks writing this amazing app. What is your dream? Your dream is to get it in front of every iPhone …

Apps

Surge of data from cars could be big moneymaker. Do automakers have mettle to harness it?

When cars exit the tunnel of the next 15 years, they'll be like giant smartphones.<p>Their sensors will capture sight, sound and motion and transmit the information to the Internet quickly and affordably. The $100-billion app economy built on data from smartphones would look small compared with the …

3 Big-Picture Insights Predictive Maintenance Can Provide Manufacturers

In today’s manufacturing world, preventative maintenance is the standard method of ensuring that machines remain in working order and factories stay …

Manufacturing

Predictive Maintenance Trends - IIoT - Uptime and Efficiency

And getting started is easier than you think. From smart thermostats and garage door openers, to fitness devices that wirelessly connect to your …

Learning and Resources

Whitepapers<p>Kickstart Your Automotive Assets with Cognitive Predictive Maintenance<p>You lead a large automotive manufacturing unit. With the goal of …

Machine Learning

How to Prove Your Maintenance Program Works

So you’ve bought into the reliability-based maintenance concept lock, stock, and barrel and have developed a program that includes all of the key …

Breakthroughs