donderdag 29 juli, 2021
Digital payments app Bottlepay has gone live with its first fiat-to-crypto social media feature, enabling users to send and receive bitcoin via Twitter.The firm says a single tweet — for example ‘@bottlepay send 1,000 sats (the smallest unit of Bitcoin) to @twitteruser’ — will instantly move the specified quantity...
Image: Associated Press - GoogleSAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Google’s next internet-connected home device will test whether consumers trust the company enough to let it snoop on their sleep.New sleep-sensing technology will be a key feature on...
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - Joint Army- and Air Force-funded researchers have taken a step toward building a fault-tolerant quantum computer, which could provide enhanced data processing capabilities.Quantum computing has the potential to deliver new computing capabilities for...
British Airways trials in-house system for verifying passenger vaccine certificates and Covid-19 tests, with plans to add the features to its mobile appBritish Airways has begun trialling an in-house online system aimed at making it easier for travellers to verify any Covid-19 documents they may need for their journey.The system...
An increasing number of breakthroughs are taking place in the world of quantum computing, all of which will have fascinating repercussions.In 2019, Google announced that they had achieved ‘quantum supremacy’ by showing they could run a particular...
Image credit: Luis Alvarez | Getty ImagesCompanies need to continue developing a positive culture that embodies both individual and organizational wellbeing. HOW businesses do this will define their reputation for years to come. The Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends 2021 report reinforced...
Nokia warned of up to 10,000 job cuts as part of a wider restructure effort designed to reset its cost base and increase R&D investment, with CEO Pekka Lundmark (pictured) outlining the vendor’s goal to lead on...
DBS is the first Asian bank to successfully close a trade financing transaction on Ant Group's blockchain platform Trusple.Launched in September, Trusple - a contraction of 'trust made simple' - works by generating a smart contract once a buyer and a seller upload a trading order on the platform....
 For cancer cells to metastasize, they must first break free of a tumor’s own defenses. Most tumors are sheathed in a protective “basement” membrane — a thin, pliable film that holds cancer cells in place as they grow and divide. Before spreading to other parts of the body, the...
image: Pixabay Stripe raised $600 million in its latest round of fundraising, giving the payments processing software company a $95 billion valuation, it said in a press release yesterday. That makes Stripe, with dual headquarters in San Francisco and...