Top Stories – BLOCKCHAINBlockchain’s Energy Efficiency Saga Could Soon Be Over Says Bernardo David
Bitcoin is an energy hog. The amount of energy the virtual currency is consuming is huge and is rising as it grows. To put this in perspective, Bitcoin mining today consumes as much electricity as the entire nation of the Czech Republic. Similarly, the power required to operate Bitcoin could cover the energy requirements of nearly 6.3 million US households.
06 July, 2018
Top Stories – VRHumanising VR: Why People Are The Most Interesting Content for Virtual Reality
Thanks to an almost inconceivable rate of progress in the virtual and augmented reality industries, technology once consigned to the fictional realm of Star Wars is now a fundamental of today’s reality. BDJ spoke with Steve Raymond, CEO of California-based 8i, about the VR and AR fields, and where they are headed. We discussed the industry’s potential, and the ways in which we could achieve a “true” virtual reality.
27 May, 2018
Top Stories – TECH VISIONARIESDraper University: Can Innovation and Entrepreneurship Be Taught?
We talked with the CEO of Draper University Andy Tang. He has also been the Managing Director of Draper Dragon Fund III for more than a decade. We wanted to talk innovation and entrepreneurship with the CEO but we also wanted to know what makes Draper tick and also try to understand the effectiveness of their programme.
04 April, 2018
Top Stories – BLOCKCHAINHow Much Can Lightning Help Upgrade a Battling Blockchain?
The Bitcoin Network has strayed off the path of being a functioning digital currency with its overcrowded network. This has led to high fees and slow transactions. However, there is a potential upgrade that has been implemented on other chains that could make the Bitcoin Network more viable.
30 March, 2018
Top Stories – BLOCKCHAINBlockchain at Berkeley: From a Community Initiative to Research Projects and University Courses
We spoke to Andrew Tu from Blockchain at Berkeley, a blockchain enthusiast organisation based in the University of California, Berkeley that has grown from a 10 person discussion circle four years ago into a fully fledged blockchain community of over 100 members.
27 March, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Keir Finlow-Bates: The Space is Crowded, There Will Be Crossover and Theft of Ideas 07 April, 2018
INTERNET OF THINGS IBM’s Luca Tausel: IoT Has Limitless Applications but Needs Integration 07 March, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Paolo Tasca: the Biggest Hurdle is the Uncertain Regulatory Status around Blockchains 16 January, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Vitalik Buterin and Joseph Poon on Ethereum Scalability Issues, Plasma and Cosmos 10 January, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Dmitry Meshkov: Nobody Knows How to Make Some Aspects of Blockchains Better 09 January, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Patrick Byrne: Blockchains Will Replace Stock Markets and Investment Banks 08 January, 2018
INTERNET OF THINGS Mika Lammi: Viable Real-life Applications of IoT Will Soon Become a Reality 29 December, 2017
BLOCKCHAIN Dmitry Khovratovich: Public Scrutiny Will Determine the Most Secure Blockchain Solution 29 December, 2017
BLOCKCHAIN Michael Perklin: Bitcoin Is One of the Most Traceable Currencies on the Planet 28 December, 2017
BLOCKCHAIN Samson Mow: Blockchain is a Network, You Need to Take on Responsibilities 14 November, 2017
BLOCKCHAIN Andreas Antonopoulos: “Blockchain is Technology Behind Bitcoin” is Fallacy 09 November, 2017
BLOCKCHAIN AND GDPR Can Blockchain Operators Comply with EU Data Protection Law? 20 July, 2018 BLOCKCHAIN RESEARCH LAB Digital Economy and Blockchain: How to Grasp The Full Potential of The Internet? 13 July, 2018
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TECH VISIONARIES How to Start a Disruptive Tech Company, as Seen by Draper University CEO 08 April, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN IBM Blockchain Labs’ David Gorman Talks Hyperledger and The Future of Blockchain 26 March, 2018 BLOCKCHAIN Has ‘Digital Gold’ Become a Hostage Market? 07 March, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN The Real “State of Blockchain”: Have Imagination and Enthusiasm Outrun Development? 01 March, 2018 AI Chatbots Are Not Intelligent Just Yet But They Do Have Their Uses 14 February, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Philipp Jovanovic Believes We Will See Many More Blockchain Experiments in 2018 10 February, 2018