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Azbit aims to connect traditional finance and cryptocurrency

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Azbit is the next crypto project providing an exchange platform offering margin and algorithmic trading. As numerous similar projects have not turned into a success, Azbit needs to bring something special to the table...
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IEOs gather momentum with 3 token sell-outs on Binance Launchpad

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ICOs created the first fundraising boom for Crypto/Blockchain projects during 2017-18 before the relentless bearish market & regulatory hurdles in the second half of last year stagnated the market. Innovation has been the hallmark...
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Crypto Diaries: Facebook reveals the White paper for its stable coin Libra

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The announcement by the social media giant Facebook to launch its own native digital token dubbed as 'Libra' as per the white paper released, is perhaps the biggest announcement Cryptoverse has seen in its...
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Bitcoin’s surge & Facebook’s Libra launch has put the Financial Regulators on High Alert

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Financial Regulators have not been really forthcoming ever since the announcement by the social media giant to launch its own digital currency dubbed Libra. While most of the people in the Cryptoverse have pointed...
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Monero goes “Bulletproof”

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It's been a tough year for Cryptocurrencies but I have a feeling that the tide is beginning to turn slowly. The price action in most of the Cryptos seems to be making a come...
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Blockchain Consensus Algorithm: PoW, PoS and Beyond

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One of the most critical aspects to understand blockchain - its speed, applications, and potentials is consensus algorithms. It determines everything from network security, confirmation speed, to environmental friendliness. As crucial as it is, few...
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Fintech Felt Like Funtech but Now Libra is On Its Way

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Libra is on its way. The battlefields are marked. The trenches are built. The die is cast. The financial crisis of ten years ago has profoundly shaped the social-cultural climate of the world. Especially in the...
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Will the Big Banks be able to hold up against the Fintech challenge?

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The legacy financial services are trying desperately to gain a competitive edge over the innovative Fintechs. Despite having all the traditional advantages - network infrastructure, solid balance sheets, regulatory approvals, physical footprint & established...
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The Challenge of Forex Trading for Machine Learning

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Machine learning is a branch of artificial intelligence that has grabbed a lot of headlines previously. People are fascinated by the concept of machines seemingly ‘thinking’, and learning how to carry out tasks more...
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Which is More Promising: Data Science or Software Engineering?

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About a month back, while I was sitting at a café and working on developing a website for a client, I found this woman sitting at a table near me, observing what I was...
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Machine Learning Applications in Retail: 6 Real World Examples from Market Leaders

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With the evolution of technology, consumer behavior also continues to evolve. Naturally, to stay ahead of the competitive curve the retailers need to make more rigorous use of the customer data. As the data...
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How to Code an Algorithmic Trading Strategy in 25 Minutes

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With the rise of Machine Learning and Data Scraping, technical skills have become a necessity for those who want to make a living in the finance industry. Algorithmic Trading is a perfect skill to pick...
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World’s biggest Crypto Exchange Binance is launching a competitor for Ethereum

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Binance stays in the headlines being the biggest Crypto exchange in the World by volume, but in the last few days it got more space on the newswires with some major announcements from the...
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More than 150 Apps Powering the Gig Economy

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The Future of Work is undergoing a fundamental change. Enabled & empowered by technology & embraced by Generation Z - a demographic who were born between 1995–2009 & who will form the biggest chunk...
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The Future of Banks and Fintech Startups

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The concept of banks hasn’t changed much, but as technology evolves, old concepts get updated. Don’t believe me? Take a look at the state of the finance industry right now. Banks won’t be going...
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5 Artificial Intelligence Trends To Watch This Year

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Expect a broad range of AI-enabled significant advancements in 2019. From Google searches to handling complex jobs like big data analysis, artificial intelligence (AI) has already started shaping many areas of modern life. In 2018,...
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The Employment-Based Economy WILL Soon Fail: What Can We do to Avoid Disaster?

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Let’s look at what we know for sure: Artificial intelligence (AI) will soon surpass human ability to complete complex tasks. Right now, AI could do over 50% of all paid tasks better than humans...
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How is Moore’s Law becoming irrelevant in the age of Quantum Computing?

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Growing up in the late '80s - early '90s was an exciting time when household Computing was becoming the new trend as Personal computers became smaller & cheaper with intuitive graphical interfaces and added...
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Best Coding Languages to Learn in 2019

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During my years as an undergrad, I skipped many night-outs to pick up Java hoping it would one day help me get ahead in my career. Years later, when it’s finally time to cash...
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DDI Editor’s Pick: 5 Machine Learning Books That Turn You from Novice to Expert

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The booming growth in the Machine Learning industry has brought renewed interest in people about Artificial Intelligence and what it’s really about. Although movies like The Terminator, along with all its sequels and prequels...