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30+ Real Examples Of Blockchain Technology In Practice

While Bitcoin and cryptocurrency may have been the first widely known uses of blockchain technology, today, it’s far from the only one. In fact, blockchain is revolutionizing most every industry. Here are just a few of the practical examples of blockchain technology.<p><b>Entertainment</b><p>‌KickCity—Platform …

Blockchain

Top 10 Machine Learning Algorithms for Beginners

IntroductionThe study of ML algorithms has gained immense traction post the Harvard Business Review article terming a ‘Data Scientist’ as the …

Machine Learning

Deutsche cuts investment banking, but Barclays gains from it | Reuters.com

Deutsche Bank has announced cutbacks to its bond and equities trading in a major overhaul of its troubled investment bank, after posting a 79 percent drop in net profit in the first quarter. As David Pollard reports, the results contrasted with Barclays where improved income from its investment …

Former Head of FX at Jefferies Starts a New Cryptocurrency Company

Ray Kamrath, former global head of foreign exchange at Jefferies Group LLC, started a cryptocurrency firm in New York this month after leaving the …

If Your Data Is Bad, Your Machine Learning Tools Are Useless

Poor data quality is enemy number one to the widespread, profitable use of machine learning. While the caustic observation, “garbage-in, garbage-out” has plagued analytics and decision-making for generations, it carries a special warning for machine learning. The quality demands of machine learning …

Machine Learning

25 Open Datasets for Deep Learning Every Data Scientist Must Work With

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Deep Learning

With 5 Quick Clicks, You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

Social Media

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Moving To The Edge: Evolving IoT Data Storage In 2018

Imagine you’re living in a quaint but awesome city. At some point, someone writes an amazing “Best Places to Live” article about that city, and suddenly tons more people move in. As they do, it becomes increasingly difficult to move around. Traffic and grocery store lines move a bit slower. The …

Powering the Smart Factory with the Internet of Things

To secure a smart future, manufacturers are leveraging the Internet of Things to reshape product development and production. Selecting the right infrastructure is crucial for success.<p>The first half of the digital revolution was about using machines to connect people—allowing them to share ideas, …

The Age Of Consent: What It Means Under The GDPR

The word “consent” is being bandied about quite a bit these days. For instance, serial sexual abusers defend themselves by saying that that their …

Advertising Industry

Deutsche Bank plots a moderate course

Back then, the US justice department slapped it with a $14.2bn fine demand over its role in the subprime mortgage crisis, the trigger for the 2008-09 …

Deutsche Bank

Goldman Sachs: Same Trends, Different Bank

The trends in the banking sector seem to be well established: growing balance sheets and increasing interest revenues, along with tight non-interest …

Nomura Brings 8 Startups To Build Solutions For Capital Markets Investment Banking

The ‘Voyager – Nomura FinTech Partnership’ program in India which was launched on the 19th April 2017, shortlisted 8 startups on 15th November which …

Older Indians Drive Millennials Crazy On WhatsApp. This Is Why They're Obsessed.

Young Indians are hooked to Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. But for older Indians, WhatsApp is the ultimate social network.<p><b>My mother became</b> addicted to WhatsApp when her mother passed away in the winter of 2013. She used it, she said, to “fill up a vacuum,” numbing her grief with the mindless …

Social Media

Investment Banking Fees At Largest U.S. Banks Fell In Q3 Despite Industry Improvement

The five largest U.S investment banks pocketed total advisory & underwriting fees of $7.65 billion for the third quarter of the year – indicating an overall strong performance by the banks, as the average quarterly figure for these banks since 2013 has been $7.15 billion. While the Q3 2017 figure …

US investment banks strengthen global lead over Europe

JP Morgan retained its place atop the global investment banking league table last year, with the top five places now firmly in the hands of U.S. …

GE, Intel, and AT&T Are Putting Cameras and Sensors All Over San Diego

General Electric will put cameras, microphones, and sensors on 3,200 street lights in San Diego this year, marking the first large-scale use of …

Robots Come To Job Search: AI-Powered Head Hunters Disrupt Recruitment Industry

The efficiency of the recruitment industry is set by the ability of employers and agents to match candidates to vacancies. With a typical hire taking up to six weeks and costing upwards of $4,000, more accurate matching can clearly lead to reduced waste of time and resources, and an impact on a …

Employment

Is Tableau Right for You? 10-Point Checklist to Make the Right Decision

If you are choosing a business intelligence tool for your analytics, you have probably heard of Tableau Software. Tableau provides desktop, server, …

John Oliver Just Showed How You Can Tell Your Industry Is About To Be Disrupted

Consolidation is always a sign of weakness and hastens an industry's demise<p>On a recent episode of <i>Last Week Tonight</i>, John Oliver pointed out the dangers of corporate consolidation. In a variety of industries today, ranging from airlines to healthcare to even buying a coffin for a funeral, a handful …

Innovation

How China Is Catching Up To A U.S. Science & Tech Sector Uncertain Of Its Future

Since entering the White House, Donald Trump has been threatening to hack back federal expenditure in line with his campaign promises, and aggressive funding cuts are likely to feature in the October budget if cross-party opposition does not take shape in the coming days. Nowhere will these cuts …

3 Stocks to Gain as Internet of Things Weaves Into Our Lives

Shutterstock photo<p>Everyone knows by now what Internet of Things (IoT) is. It has already become an integral part of everyday life, thanks to an …

India and the Industrial Internet of Things

India is poised to be a leader in the use of technology, and according to R.S. Sharma, Chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, “India is moving towards its goal of becoming a digitally connected country.”<p>Further he believes, “India has all the basic building blocks of Digital India …

These 20 Influencers will Lead the Internet of Things

These 20 executives, entrepreneurs, investors, CTOs, and influencers are driving the Internet of Things industry forward.<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) industry has quickly transformed from a futuristic idea to the next massive evolution of the internet. It's disrupting a variety of industries; savvy …

Internet of Things

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) Architecture

The Internet of Things: Architecture and Protocols

Internet of Things (IoT) Architecture for Beginners

Qualcomm: A Value Investment Opportunity

On July 19, Qualcomm, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) released its Q3 results, reporting an EPS of $0.83, which beat estimates by $0.02, and revenues of $5.3 …

Could Taiwan become the Silicon Valley of Agriculture 4.0?

Taiwan has in the past been synonymous with toy manufacturing and electrical components, but a growing revolution in agriculture is set to give the sweet-potato-shaped island a new area of influence in the global economy.With a Mandarin speaking populace and geographical location that is less than …