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Military applications of blockchain technology

Military applications of blockchain technology

By: Husayn Hashim Blockchain - the technology that underlies Bitcoin's cryptocurrency, has been recognized as a technological innovation that is projected to be even more powerful than the Internet. Although there was skepticism about the potential...
Bancos en alerta: primero fueron las fintech, pero ahora más empresas de tecnología les compiten

Bancos en alerta: primero fueron las fintech, pero ahora más empresas de tecnología les...

  Ya hemos visto este proceso desde hace ya varios años, en que nuevas empresas de tecnología financiera -Fintech- comenzaron a irrumpir en el mercado para en principio, suplir necesidades de la población a la...
Atención emprendedores: Wayra, de Telefónica, acelerará startups tecnológicas

Atención emprendedores: Wayra, de Telefónica, acelerará startups tecnológicas

  Telefónica busca startups tecnológicas maduras que puedan inyectarle innovación a su propio negocio y a su red de clientes, por lo cual creó Wayra en 2011, una aceleradora de proyectos tecnológicos en América Latina...
The internet in the coronavirus era

The internet in the coronavirus era

By Dr. George N. Tzogopoulos The identification and isolation of individuals infected and quarantined with coronavirus (COVID-19), as well as people with whom they have been in contact, is considered a priority in the international fight...
Sin tarjeta ni efectivo:

Sin tarjeta ni efectivo: Visa, Master y todo lo que tenés que saber sobre...

  Por Alejandro D'Agostino La carrera por liderar los pagos digitales ya pasó la línea de largada y tiene a dos pesos pesados tocándose los talones. El primer premio es más que tentador, por los miles de millones de dólares en...
Veriff launches Assisted Image Capture solution

Veriff launches Assisted Image Capture solution

Assisted Image Capture (AIC) helps to avoid some of the most common mistakes that people make when going through verification flow, especially when doing it for the first time. Examples include taking low-quality photos...
Blockchain technology disrupting digital banking

Blockchain technology disrupting digital banking

By Adeola Bukhabir One of the most-discussed topics over the past few years is the transformation and digitization of the financial sector. As it is evident, a lot of industries and use cases have adopted decentralization and...
How data scientists can bolster the future of fintech Industry

How data scientists can bolster the future of fintech Industry

By Muraleedhar Ramapai Just like the famous Gold Rush of 1849, nowadays businesses are dipping their toe in the data mine, in order to seek some value out of it. This huge chunk of data...
How blockchain could prevent future data breaches

How blockchain could prevent future data breaches

By Victoria Lemieux Just before the new year, approximately 15 million Canadians — about 40 per cent of the entire population of Canada — learned that their sensitive personal data, collected by one of Canada’s...
Five Facts

Five Facts You May Not Know About Blockchain

The term “blockchain” has become synonymous with software development, technology, and digital currency. And while many people—particularly those in the information technology and crypto spaces—have a thorough understanding, many others have a vague, loose...
Digital identity: biometrics, deepfakes, cybersecurity and decentralized ID

Digital identity: biometrics, deepfakes, cybersecurity and decentralized ID

By Chris Burt Many companies in the biometrics, digital identity, and cybersecurity space have shared predictions for 2020 with Biometric Update, touching on many of the key themes of the past year, and reflecting the wealth...
How the coronavirus could lead to entrepreneurial tech strategies

How the coronavirus could lead to entrepreneurial tech strategies

By Adlina AR In the face of what the World Health Organization (WHO) is calling a pandemic, businesses are forced to either halt all operations or find ways to continue functioning, while taking into account...
Microsoft are ‘banking’ on technology

Microsoft are ‘banking’ on technology

By Mark Forker In an interview which covered a whole range of topics, Amann disclosed his definition of digital transformation and highlighted Microsoft’s investment in cybersecurity. Amann has enjoyed a decorated and distinguished career in the...
Las fintech blockchain sientan las bases de la nueva banca del siglo XXI

Las fintech blockchain sientan las bases de la nueva banca del siglo XXI

  Al igual que ha sucedido en otras industrias, la tecnología también está desempeñando un papel relevante y transformador en el sector de las finanzas. Las sucesivas innovaciones tecnológicas abren la puerta a una nueva...
How China hot-housed a new technology and 35,000 ‘blockchain’ companies

How China hot-housed a new technology and 35,000 ‘blockchain’ companies bloomed

By Kelly Le Two years into China’s crackdowns on crypto fraud and tightening regulations, more than 35,000 “blockchain” companies are in business on the mainland.  Scores of new blockchain companies are popping up daily. In fact,...
‘Do more for me': Clients demanding digital banking options

‘Do more for me’: Clients demanding digital banking options

By Suleman Din, Sean Allocca   It started with one query, then several. Now it’s rare that Joshua Knauss, a financial planner at Lewisburg, Pennsylvania-based Omniwealth Group, doesn’t have clients ask him about banking services. “Advisors are fielding...
Home Banking a full: cómo evitar el robo de datos

Home Banking a full: cómo evitar el robo de datos y 10 tips de...

Por Dolores Oliveira La cuarentena está obligando a muchos argentinos a volcarse por primera vez a los canales digitales para acceder a sus bancos: desde la abuela, que ya no puede cobrar la jubilación por caja porque las sucursales están...
Citadele Bank starts cooperation with fintech startup SME Finance in Lithuania

Citadele Bank starts cooperation with fintech startup SME Finance in Lithuania

  Thanks to this partnership Lithuanian small and medium sized companies will get a valuable financial support to use when there is a need to maintain and develop their daily business. In addition, the bank will offer...
Risk

LET’S TALK ABOUT RISK

By Maria Veikhman - Head Of Risk at IT Smart Finance The Non–banking financial market is growing rapidly and we know that many institutions have managed to position themselves in the digital finance sector. But...
How blockchain technology is revolutionising Fintech in 2020

How blockchain technology is revolutionising Fintech in 2020

By Vikram Two decades down under, and the 21st century doesn’t fail to amaze you with its innovation. In fact, the pace of it is so fast, that you inevitably put your hands up and...
Coronavirus is a catalyst for work-from-home tech

Coronavirus is a catalyst for work-from-home tech

  These days, the technology is going through a crisis like never before, caused by virus COVID–19, widely known as novel (new) coronavirus. We don't understand much about how is this going to play out but...
Coronavirus: beating the global collapse

Coronavirus: beating the global collapse

  Everyone is talking about the coronavirus. How serious is the health and economic crisis it has created? Is there a way not only to retain savings but also to gain wealth? This article provides...

The Legaltech White Swan: Tips on scaling-up tech initiatives in the legal industry

A Black swan is a concept coined by Nassim Nicholas Taleb to describe those highly unlikely events that once upon a time happen and have a huge impact in our daily lives. Black swan...

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