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Historic year for Blockchain and cryptocurrency

Historic year for Blockchain and cryptocurrency

It was a historic year for Blockchain and cryptocurrency: it was the year that bitcoin went mainstream, and the year that thousands of savvy, risk-taking investors turned into millionaires, almost overnight. Bitcoin grew from a price of $960 USD on ...

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Geopolitical risk on rise: DTCC survey

Geopolitical risk on rise: DTCC survey

Geopolitical uncertainties in Asia, as well as prolonged uncertainties associated with Brexit negotiations, have positioned geopolitical risk as a top risk to watch in 2018, according to a new survey published by The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC). Geopolitical risk ranks ...

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COLUMN: Can cryptocurrencies reduce global poverty?

COLUMN: Can cryptocurrencies reduce global poverty?

Behavioral economics guru Richard Thaler, this year’s Nobel Prize laureate in economics, has showcased that people are economically imperfect. Since humans are irrational we don’t fit neatly into economic models. We have cognitive limitations, social preferences, or, dare it to ...

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Bitcoin hits $10K, industry reacts

Bitcoin hits $10K, industry reacts

There are different lessons to take from Bitcoin’s reaching the $10,000 mark, as comments from industry experts show. “Bitcoin supply grows at a fixed, ever-diminishing inflation rate, while demand has recently come in spikes far greater than the existing supply ...

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H2O.ai crushes silos with deep learning

H2O.ai crushes silos with deep learning

Data is the future. As we generate more of it, those who can do the most with it, who see unique correlations and act on them, have an advantage. To maximize that advantage, companies need computing power and they need ...

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Finn.ai uses AI to power virtual finance assistants

Finn.ai uses AI to power virtual finance assistants

As technology affects every aspect of our lives, customer expectations change right along with it, so if banks and credit unions want to retain customers in this evolving environment, they must change their entire approach. Enter Finn.ai, a Vancouver, British ...

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