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Gear up for Online Trading

OnlineTrading

We kick off the year once more with trading: a topic that might not be directly tech-related. It however, relies heavily on online technology to help with investments and therefore, is noteworthy. More and more millennials are getting into the habit of adopting get-rich schemes. You just have to look on Instagram and Twitter to

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Digital Dribs & DApps!

We have barely scratched the surface with the Internet (introduced in the early eighties) and it is already seemingly being threatened with competition. A possible replacement by a new phenomenon. Well, for lack of a better word, “replaced” has connotations of a dying Internet. This is far from accurate. This new phenomenon – fostered by

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A digital address for everything

The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) as the name suggests is basically connecting as many devices online for them to communicate with each other. If you think that is a far-fetched concept it is nothing new. We have been using it since the advent of GSM, Infrared, GPS, GPRS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and other wireless connections. To

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Vocations of the Future

AI

There is a lot of banter, which is backed up by well-research papers on how Automation and Robotics (powered by machine-learning systems) will replace jobs in the manufacturing and labour-intensive industries. Blue-collar jobs are not the only ones however, that face imminent and progressive extinction. A recently survey report conducted by the World Economic Forum

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Bitcoin – the new (digital) Gold?

Bitcoin (Crypto in general) is here to stay and every day, financial institutions, celebrities, and artists are endorsing it. It also has intrinsic value otherwise companies (incl. Microsoft) accepting it as payment for goods and services are either ballsy or just plain stupid! Read more via Food for thought…

BTC running low on battery?

On August 11 2018, the Bitcoin dominance level (market share) touched 50% for the first time in 2018. However, the move didn’t come amid a Crypto market rally. In fact, the cryptocurrency space has been in free fall until mid-August, moving in a sideways trend since then. Read more via BTC running low on battery?