Top Stories – BLOCKCHAIN
Blockchain Trends for 2019: DAG, zk-SNARKs, Serenity, Stable Coins and More
2018 has been another big year in the development of blockchain technology. As the year draws to a close, we took a look at some of the areas set to dominate the blockchain world in 2019. From Serenity to DAG-based protocols, there are a number of developments for those in the industry to keep an eye on across the next 12 months.
by Charlie Sammonds
27 December, 2018
Top Stories – CYBERSECURITY
Collaboration and Information-sharing are Key to Better Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity has a number of different adversaries. From well-resourced nation-state attackers to shady underground groups and stock photo hackers wearing hoodies, there’s plenty for security experts to contend with. One of the biggest issues is a lack of trust, though, with security practitioners reluctant to share their potentially useful information with their peers.
by Gordon Smith
24 December, 2018
Top Stories – BIG DATA
Data Scientists: What is Holding Them Back?
The work of data scientists is much admired but often misunderstood. High profile data leaks and questionable outcomes of machine learning have affected public perception, but data and those working with it are only going to become more important going forward. BDJ spoke to Karen Hao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology engineer and contributor to Quartz, on the challenges facing data scientists like herself.
by John Murray
12 December, 2018
Top Stories – MACHINE LEARNING
GDPR And Machine Learning: Hindrance or Enabler?
GDPR was a watershed moment in the corporate use of customer data, but on the surface it looks like machine learning programmes that rely on that data will suffer. WIll GDPR increase transparency and public faith in tech, or starve a burgeoning field of vital resources?
by John Murray
05 December, 2018
Top Stories – CYBERSECURITY
7 Top Cybersecurity Trends for 2019
The cybersecurity landscape changed beyond recognition in 2018. Data breaches and election scandals have made the average consumer more aware than ever of the potential threats. With the year coming to a close, we asked leading experts about the cybersecurity trends that they think will define 2019.
by John Murray
30 November, 2018
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