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Libra may be the end for Facebook: Part 2

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Facebook’s choice to issue a centralized, semi-anonymous, permissioned token (Libra) is puzzling. First, Facebook’s understanding of the concept of modern money seems ambiguous at best, this is because Facebook indicated that Libra will be...
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Genius entrepreneurs had their super-power sources of intelligence?

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It does seem so, so make these sources work for you … Are all successful entrepreneurs — think the Sergei Brins and the Jack Mas of this world, from the lost continent of Atlantis? Or...
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[Tech in Covid-19] Digital ID – 1 Week, from Dev to Deploy

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Compared to the SARS outbreak 17 years ago, the Covid-19 outbreak is more severe in multiple ways, such as longer incubation time with limited or no symptoms, more contagious, multiple ways of infection. As progress...
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Microsoft Having An ‘Edge’ Over Chrome

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A comeback from the revered underdog A Brief History I was never a fan of browsers, well to be exact I was only a fan of one, Chrome. It has been my reliable go-to browser for the...
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Libra may be the end for Facebook – Part I

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In 2019, Facebook crossed a red line. The company announced the Libra project. Before digging into Libra, let’s get a very brief history lesson on Facebook. Back in the 2000’s, Mark Zuckerberg, a 23 year...
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On Artificial Intelligence and Surveillance Capitalism

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Intro: From Super-Elixer to Dangerous Dark Art Big Tech, which is always now: AI-fueled Big Tech, has made shopping, searching, connecting to friends on your preferred platforms astonishingly easy. Which is why the masses, including...
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Internet of Things in Healthcare Industry

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As the diffusion of connected devices proceeds, with the decentralization of the network, with the use of new predictive technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence and machine learning, the need and usefulness of using the...
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Latin American Cloud Battlefield: Tech Giants Fighting in Public and Private Clouds

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No doubt about that Cloud computing is leading in recent years the innovation in the tech industry. From the high-powered new infrastructure and more usage of the open-source options, companies are using these available...
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3 Reasons The SpaceX Starship Is a Good Investment

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Seven years ago, Elon Musk released the Starship as the world’s first heavy lift fully-reusable launcher capable of interplanetary flight. Then in April of 2019, the Starship began to take shape as the Starhopper...
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Is Amazon Going to Fail?

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Amazon has changed the world for retail. But has it ever occurred to you that one day it might fail? In 1893, Richard Sears had the idea to create a brand new departmental store called...
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How do Amazon’s Premium Shipping Options Compare to Other eCommerce Platforms

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Online shopping continues to grow as a percentage of overall sales and each major retailer and platform is looking for ways to stand out. The main focus for differentiation right now appears to be...
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4 Reasons Why Starlink is a Terrible Investment

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“Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it” George Santayana  In 2015 Elon Musk presented Starlink as the next revolution in global internet satellite communications. This constellation of twelve thousand small satellites...
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Alexa, Tell Me Where You’re Going Next

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While there have been occasions where customers have had trust issues with Amazon’s Alexa, virtual assistants like that one (and others) continue to feel the love. There was a 78 percent increase in the...
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Digital Singularity: The Digital Transformation Guide for C-level Executives and Investors

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If you are a C-level executive, how do you steer your organization through a voyage of digital transformation? If you are an investor, how do you identify the right company in which to invest?...
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Amazon spreading its wings far & wide

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Who would have thought a company which started off as an online book store back in 1994 would not only go on to redefine online retail, but become a trillion dollar tech giant which...
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How big are the ‘Big Techs’?

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Looking back at the market cap of some of the largest companies in the World in the past 20 years, one can see how the underlying macroeconomic theme has evolved. This theme is driven...
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Tech Diaries: GAFA’s Crypto inclinations & new Inventions

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Big techs like Facebook & Google have complied with the sweeping technology ban on Huawei by the American government on the grounds of stealing trade secrets, fraud and violating US sanctions. Facebook has stopped...
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An Unwelcome & Unavoidable Technological Contest

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Innovation & Technological superiority have become the central themes of International influence and there is no better depiction of this than in the current tariff war between U.S & China which has converted into...
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Amazon venturing into emotionally-savvy Artificial Intelligence at the cost of your Privacy

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I am a tech junkie and all for using technology to improve our lives, but there is a dark side to all this tech invasion in our lives. Watching the movie "Snowden" or even...
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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...