The following are some of the tech topics we are tracking: IBM, Barclays and Citi Team Up to Launch Blockchain App Store for Banks Looks like Blockchain tech for financial services has finally arrived. IBM and CLS have collaborated to launch LedgerConnect, a blockchain platform for financial services companies, with participation from banks like Barclays with hopes of many … [Read more...] about IBM, Citi and Barklay’s Blockchain App Store, Facebook to shut down Partner Categories tool for advertisers, ARM’s latest IoT acquisition
Is Artificial Intelligence A Detriment Or A Benefit To Society? The AI good vs evil debate has been going on since artificial intelligence was first discussed. Everybody has a say about AI's good and bad qualities. Elon Musk has warned of a doomsday-like scenario in near future as shown in the Terminator movie series while late Stephen Hawking and former Microsoft CEO, Bill … [Read more...] about Can AI be used for evil? IBM’s AI Debater debates with human champion, Google’s AI can predict death, Nvidia uses AI to make super slo-mo movie.
Inventor says Google is patenting work he put in the public domain Apple and Samsung have been accusing each other of copying or stealing patented tech but Google has seldom been involved in such accusations. But Jarek Duda, inventor of ANS video compression concept thinks that Google is copying his tech. Duda says that the search giant is patenting his invention which is in … [Read more...] about Tech as a Career Gains Ground, Microsoft’s Sinks Data, SAP Does Blockchain
It might just be me, but the news of Amazon’s blockchain templates has got me very excited. I can assure you that it’s not the thought of a blockchain template though that is the exciting bit. What has got me jumping for joy and so should the rest of the blockchain world, is that one of the largest and most successful online technology companies, Amazon, has chosen to create a … [Read more...] about Blockchain Templates: Amazon Making Technology Mainstream
The Bill Gates Line Ben Thompson goes behind the scenes to find out why Yelp's anti-trust case in European Union against Google wont help it in long run. Ben says that for long-term viability, Yelp should focus on business models that avoid Google completely, instead of relying on traffic from search and antitrust regulation. Read Ben's full analytical article on … [Read more...] about Yelp’s case against Google, Blockchain tech by JPMorgan, Facebook’s hate filtering chip