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Endlich ist Mario Draghi aus dem Dornröschen-Schlaf erwacht

EZB-Präsident Draghi erhöht den Druck auf die Banken der Euro-Zone und fordert den schnellen Abbau fauler Kredite. Dabei hat vor allem die Bankenaufsicht selbst das Thema jahrelang verschlafen.

O. J. Simpson und die Macht einprägsamer Argumente

Der US-Sportler O. J. Simpson war 1995 des Doppelmordes angeklagt, die Beweislage erdrückend. Doch ein einziger einprägsamer Satz führte zu seinem Freispruch. Bis heute kann die Werbe-Branche von diesem Fall lernen.
2017-11-20

Der Moment, als Anton Schlecker der Atem stockt

Im Prozess gegen Anton Schlecker fordert der Staatsanwalt eine Freiheitsstrafe von drei Jahren. Doch für das, was für ihn selbst am schlimmsten ist, kann der Drogeriemarktgründer nicht bestraft werden.
2017-11-20

Künstliche Intelligenz: Das sagen die Roboter

Beim 'Web Summit 2017' in Lissabon wurden neue Innovationen der künstlichen Intelligenz vorgestellt. Vor allem Roboter standen im Fokus - und haben ihre ganz eigenen Meinungen zur Zukunft geäußert.
2017-11-20

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Jamaika-Aus trifft die Wirtschaft in falschem Moment

Das Aus für eine Jamaika-Regierung hat die derzeit so gut laufende deutsche Wirtschaft kalt erwischt. Die Nervosität ist groß. Denn die politische Hängepartie kommt zu einem denkbar ungünstigen Zeitpunkt.
2017-11-20

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Path Towards Better Privacy in Bitcoin Becomes Clearer, But Will Still Take Time

While bitcoin is often referred to as an anonymous online currency that is used by criminals on the dark web, the reality is that the P2P digital cash system does not offer much privacy to its users at all. Many blockchain analytics companies have popped up over the years, and these observers are able to […]

This post Path Towards Better Privacy in Bitcoin Becomes Clearer, But Will Still Take Time first appeared on Coinjournal.


2017-11-18

Narrative Unveils Blockchain-Powered Social Network

A newly founded startup called Narrative is using cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to build a social media platform that rewards creators, moderators and influencers who contribute to the platform, “putting revenue in users’ pocket, not Mark Zuckerberg’s.” Narrative uses blockchain technology as the basis for its content currency, the NRV token, which will be used […]

This post Narrative Unveils Blockchain-Powered Social Network first appeared on Coinjournal.


2017-11-17

Decentralized Ethereum-Based AirBnB Records 300 Listings Within Its First Month

CryptoCribs, a decentralized Ethereum-based application which enables users to book spaces, rooms, and houses using cryptocurrencies including bitcoin and Ethereum, has already added 300 listings within its first month of operating. Peer-to-peer networks such as Uber and AirBnB have disrupted their respective industries over the past three years by allowing users or consumers to directly […]

This post Decentralized Ethereum-Based AirBnB Records 300 Listings Within Its First Month first appeared on Coinjournal.


2017-11-16

Dutch Watchdog Warns of ICO Risks, Calls them a ‘Dangerous Cocktail’

The Dutch financial regulator has issued a new warning to investors about the risks linked to initial coin offerings (ICOs). The Netherlands Authority for Financial Markets (AFM) released a statement this week detailing the risks that they present to investors, claiming they provide the ideal environment for scammers. In a statement, Merel van Vroonhoven, chairwoman […]

This post Dutch Watchdog Warns of ICO Risks, Calls them a ‘Dangerous Cocktail’ first appeared on Coinjournal.


2017-11-14

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Orchid Labs Unveils Open Source Protocol to Fight Internet Surveillance and Censorship

Orchid Labs, a company headquartered in San Francisco, has launched the private alpha version of its blockchain-based Orchid network, which is said to allow users to access the Internet free of censorship, restrictions and surveillance. The Orchid Protocol uses an overlay network built upon the existing Internet, which incentivizes people with unused bandwidth to share […]

This post Orchid Labs Unveils Open Source Protocol to Fight Internet Surveillance and Censorship first appeared on Coinjournal.


2017-11-21

Dutch Watchdog Warns of ICO Risks, Calls them a ‘Dangerous Cocktail’

The Dutch financial regulator has issued a new warning to investors about the risks linked to initial coin offerings (ICOs). The Netherlands Authority for Financial Markets (AFM) released a statement this week detailing the risks that they present to investors, claiming they provide the ideal environment for scammers. In a statement, Merel van Vroonhoven, chairwoman […]

This post Dutch Watchdog Warns of ICO Risks, Calls them a ‘Dangerous Cocktail’ first appeared on Coinjournal.


2017-11-14

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Deutschland scheitert bei der Bewerbung um zwei EU-Behörden

Deutschland hat sich sowohl um einen Sitz für die EU-Arzneimittelbehörde, als auch für die EU-Bankenaufsicht beworben. Doch weder Bonn noch Frankfurt konnten sich gegenüber der EU-Konkurrenz durchsetzen.

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Arturo Brachetti, l’homme aux mille visages

Arturo Brachetti, le roi italien du transformisme aux soixante personnages, est l'invité de Louise Dupont. Alors que s'annonce la saison des fêtes de fin d'année, tour d'horizon des spectacles et événements à ne pas rater dans la capitale, comme les comédies musicales "Grease", "Jesus" ou encore la sortie du nouveau Disney.
2017-11-16

Saad Hariri sera reçu samedi à l'Élysée par Emmanuel Macron

Le Premier ministre démissionnaire libanais Saad Hariri, actuellement en Arabie saoudite, rencontrera Emmanuel Macron samedi à l'Élysée. Le président l'a invité à venir en France avec sa famille "quelques jours" dans un "geste d'amitié".
2017-11-15

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Twitter launches lower-cost subscription access to its data through new Premium APIs

 Twitter tried to mend its relationship with developers earlier this year with the launch of a new API platform which focused on streamlining APIs and the promise of additional tiers of access. Twitter said it would offer free APIs for testing ideas, self-serve access, as well as paid access for increased functionality, in addition to its enterprise APIs. Today, Twitter is delivering on its… Read More
2017-11-14

LinkedIn rolls out its Career Advice mentoring program to US, UK and India

 LinkedIn, the Microsoft-owned social platform for the working world with some 530 million members, has made a big push in the last couple of years to position itself not just as a place to look for new jobs and network, but as a place for professional development — including services for online learning; steady streams of news and other content to expand your knowledge; and most… Read More
2017-11-15

Facebook launches collaborative Stories for Groups and Events

 Facebook is combining its Snapchat Stories clone with features Snapchat can’t match. Starting today, users of Facebook Groups and Events will be able to contribute to a Facebook Story visible to the rest of the members and moderated by the admins. In essence, these collaborative Stories will work like a private hashtag so multiple people can add content but only those involved can see it. Read More
2017-11-13

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Drilling down

The rural Yorkshire village taken over by anti-fracking protesters, police vans and lorry convoys.
2017-11-20

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