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Progressive Proof of Work (ProgPoW) looks set to be the future of the Ethereum blockchain. Aimed at reducing the effectiveness of ASICs and promoting the use of GPUs, ProgPoW has been an issue of contention for some time.
14 August, 2019
Top Stories – AIWhat’s Up With... Those Self-Driving Cars? Any Time Soon?
With AI improving to make self-driving cars both safer and more effective, major companies like Google and Uber are getting their cars onto the road in what could be the technology’s watershed moment.
26 July, 2019
Top Stories – 2ND MACHINE AGELiFi and IoT: Could the Future of the Internet be in Streetlights?
The push for universal connectivity around the world has led to various ambitious projects, including satellite deployment to facilitate global WiFi coverage. Now, LiFi technology promises to harness the power of lightwaves for faster data transfer and lower power consumption.
24 July, 2019
Top Stories – BIG DATA & DATABASESHow Enterprises Like Facebook and Google Should Use The Data
Asking users to share intimate data can be a hard sell for private corporations. However, current data-driven projects bridging the gap between tech and public health could be a way of winning back user trust.
22 July, 2019
Top Stories – INTERNET OF THINGS & 5GUseful Applications and 5G Will Help Take VR Out Of Basements, Labs and Exhibition Experiences
VR has been around in some form or another for decades, but its most recent moment in the sun came about five or six years ago. The technology reared its head again and we all got excited that it might be time the full potential of VR was realised.
08 July, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Emin Gün Sirer: Real Potential of Blockchain is in Development of New Methods of Data Settlement 08 April, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Peter Todd: Businesses Push Implementation of Blockchain Onto Platforms Not Compatible With Distributed Systems 05 April, 2019
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BLOCKCHAIN How Public Blockchains Like Bitcoin and Ethereum Can Be More Private and Scalable 27 February, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Christian Decker: Off-chain Solutions Could Solve Blockchain’s Scalability Issues 19 February, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Gert-Jaap Glasbergen: Outside Influence will Shape Blockchain Technology 12 February, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Tim Ruffing: In 99% of Cases Blockchain Use Doesn’t Necessarily Make Sense 23 January, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Lefteris Karapetsas: Raiden Can Solve Ethereum’s Scalability Problem and Provide a Usable UX 18 January, 2019
DIGITAL SOCIETY The New Model of Crowdsourcing: Kickstarter and the Need for Digital Change 27 December, 2018
DIGITAL SOCIETY Wired UK Founding Editor David Rowan: A Lot of Innovation is Pointless 20 December, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN Keir Finlow-Bates: The Space is Crowded, There Will Be Crossover and Theft of Ideas 07 April, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN IBM Blockchain Labs’ David Gorman Talks Hyperledger and The Future of Blockchain 26 March, 2018
INTERNET OF THINGS IBM’s Luca Tausel: IoT Has Limitless Applications but Needs Integration 07 March, 2018
BLOCKCHAIN The Real “State of Blockchain”: Have Imagination and Enthusiasm Outrun Development? 01 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 Too Much to Handle? Why the Integration of Blockchains with IoT is not yet Feasible 02 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
RESEARCH INSTITUTE Expensive, Labour-Intensive, Time-Consuming: How Researchers Overcome Barriers in Machine Learning 17 July, 2019
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RESEARCH INSTITUTE How Digital Technologies Can Improve Scientific Research: The Case of Peer Review 01 April, 2019
BLOCKCHAIN Blockchain’s Scalability Conundrum: Dogecoin, TrueBit and What it Means to be a State Channel 24 December, 2018 RESEARCH INSTITUTE Smart Contracts, Part 3: Standardisation 17 December, 2018
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