Posts Tagged ‘Technology’

  • How You Can Reclaim Your Identity from Facebook

    05.02.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on How You Can Reclaim Your Identity from Facebook

    How will this happen? Decentralisation, via the blockchain, of course! The basic idea is you would control your own identity and your own data. No central platform would hold any of your details, you’d grant access and revoke access at will, and your data

  • This New Tech Will Save One Millions Lives Each Year

    30.01.2018 • SwitzerlandComments Off on This New Tech Will Save One Millions Lives Each Year

    In the majority of the time, traditional people and media are skeptical of new technologies, underestimating the ability of a technology to evolve and improve.... and so they miss out on unique and profitable opportunities.

  • The Biggest Blockchain Developments to Come This Year

    29.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on The Biggest Blockchain Developments to Come This Year

    There were a lot of panel discussions about what cryptos could achieve in the future during London Blockchain Week. Dominik Schiener – co-founder of the IOTA Foundation – said, 2017 was about proof of concept, 2018 is when those concepts become real.

  • Energy Is a Market Ripe for Change – Here’s How to Profit

    26.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Energy Is a Market Ripe for Change – Here’s How to Profit

    A few folk here at Southbank Investment Research attended the London Blockchain Week 2018 conference, just up the road in the City. There was a panel discussion entirely devoted to energy... and here's what the expert insiders predicted...

  • Blockchain Tech Will Change the Energy Sector for the Better

    24.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Blockchain Tech Will Change the Energy Sector for the Better

    In fact, of all the industries set to be disrupted by blockchain, energy is perhaps the most ripe for change - with inefficiencies abounding across every part of the industry’s value chain.

  • 2017: Year of Two Halves

    24.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on 2017: Year of Two Halves

    Those in the know could see the story developing. But the mainstream really had no idea. By the middle of the year that was all about to change. From seemingly nowhere, crypto became the hottest story across financial markets.

  • Here Are the Strategies You Need to Predict the Financial Future

    24.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Here Are the Strategies You Need to Predict the Financial Future

    What I want to talk to you today about is something slightly different because it’s the kind of strategy I’ve been using in my personal trading for years. Basically I follow two basis strategies that pivot on the desire to always do something that the

  • Three Cryptos That Will Use Blockchain’s Successor

    17.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Three Cryptos That Will Use Blockchain’s Successor

    I’m going to introduce you to a technology at the cutting edge of cryptocurrencies. Whether you’re a seasoned crypto specialist or are just getting started, it’s unlikely you’ll have heard much about this technology yet. But you will.

  • Would You Trust a Bot to Open You Up?

    14.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Would You Trust a Bot to Open You Up?

    We’re entering a bold new future, where every cut and stitch may be precisely planned by artificial intelligence (AI), long before you go under the knife. That might sound far-fetched, but today I’m speaking to someone who’s making it happen.

  • Accusations Fly in the Brexit Negotiations

    13.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Accusations Fly in the Brexit Negotiations

    The accusation made by all sides is that Davis is backtracking on the deal covering the Irish border and the divorce bill. The EU, the media, and politicians in Ireland are in uproar. The tweets, statements, comments, blogs, columns and articles were fired in

  • How This Electric Bike Could Change the Commuter Market

    27.11.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on How This Electric Bike Could Change the Commuter Market

    Today, we’re exploring this market, by looking at one particular player – Hinton Bikes, based in Cambridge. It’s founded by Alex Murray and Dave Henderson with a passion for electric vehicles. They are developing a lightweight folding electric bike for

  • What to Expect for Bitcoin’s Upgrade This Month

    08.11.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on What to Expect for Bitcoin’s Upgrade This Month

    Bitcoin futures are a big deal – but the future is bringing something that could be even bigger. In mid-November, there will be a code fork. This is essentially “round two” of the squabble that recently created the newcomer cryptocurrency called

  • Do NOT Count on Bitcoin for Your Retirement

    08.11.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Do NOT Count on Bitcoin for Your Retirement

    We repeat our caution to readers. Bitcoin is not an investment; there’s no way to analyze or estimate the likely return. It’s not a speculation or even a gamble; there’s no way to compute the odds. But it’s hard to resist an asset that doubles every

  • Back to the Future with a Futuristic Car Implosion

    02.11.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Back to the Future with a Futuristic Car Implosion

    Tesla has almost as high a market cap as GM, which had more than $9 billion in earnings last year… and which sold 10 million vehicles versus Tesla’s 76,000. We reach back into our memory. There, the image of John DeLorean sits sadly next to an automobile

  • In 2017, This Asset Is Up 523% So Far

    31.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on In 2017, This Asset Is Up 523% So Far

    Bitcoin has smashed through to a new all-time high… Just over a week after passing the $6,000 mark for the first time, the world’s first cryptocurrency hit its highest price ever of $6,221.

  • Cooling the Planet Could Be as Easy as Spraying Seawater

    25.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Cooling the Planet Could Be as Easy as Spraying Seawater

    Andrew Lockley – Exponential Investor (United Kingdom) – Yesterday, Exponential Investor discussed a squabble I’d had in Berlin, with one of the world’s leading experts in solar radiation management climate engineering, David Keith. Simply

  • London Futurist Shares Tech Secrets That Will Boost Your Portfolio

    23.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on London Futurist Shares Tech Secrets That Will Boost Your Portfolio

    Andrew Lockley – Exponential Investor (United Kingdom) – The future is a mysterious place. While it’s pretty obvious how mass-market technology will unfold over the next five years, it’s much harder to look five decades a. Five years will

  • The Pink Energizer Bunny is Going, Going …Gone

    19.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on The Pink Energizer Bunny is Going, Going …Gone

    Andrew Lockley – Exponential Investor (United Kingdom) – Recent government announcements have shown it’s beyond doubt we’re in the middle of a dramatic energy storage revolution. The Tories have announced that the electricity market is going

  • New Vision-Sharing Tech Will Literally Change How We See the World

    16.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on New Vision-Sharing Tech Will Literally Change How We See the World

    As this new vision-sharing technology rolls out, ordinary tasks may get easier, from giving directions to helping people locate missing items. Commercially, these applications encompass maintenance, security, and much more. That’s where AMA XpertEye comes

  • Startup Brings “Technical Lego” to the Self Driving Car Industry

    12.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Startup Brings “Technical Lego” to the Self Driving Car Industry

    We’re focusing in on lowering the cost of innovation in connected, self-driving vehicle technology. Initially we’re going to be selling a self-drive ready car, the StreetDrone ONE. From there, we’ll provide a platform on which self-driving technologies

  • This New Technology Could Change the Power Storage Game

    11.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on This New Technology Could Change the Power Storage Game

    If this technology makes it to production at a reasonable cost, it will unlock not only smarter smartphones, but also trigger an energy storage revolution. This will mean we could have everything from electric aircraft, to compact home electricity storage –

  • Faithful Tech Investors Banking On an Act of God

    10.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Faithful Tech Investors Banking On an Act of God

    Tesla, Snap, Uber, and more lose billions of dollars, year after year. But investors see a corner… and they’re sure these techies will turn it. Netflix, for example, announced in April that it hoped to lose “only” about $2 billion this year, but

  • This Smart Tech Can Hear What Appliances You Left On

    09.10.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on This Smart Tech Can Hear What Appliances You Left On

    Verv “listens” for appliances in your home by analyzing electrical waves in your power supply. Right now, Verv’s crowdfunding round gives you the opportunity to back the firm, and its smart technology.

  • You Can Officially Refer to Bitcoin as Money

    03.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on You Can Officially Refer to Bitcoin as Money

    Anything can be a medium of exchange, as long as it’s accepted. And bitcoin increasingly is. It fulfills that—or is in process of doing so. It will become more accepted as government fiat currencies approach their intrinsic values—essentially