Japan’s Embrace of Bitcoin Masks Lack of Fintech Investment

Japan’s Embrace of Bitcoin Masks Lack of Fintech Investment Japan’s Financial Services Agency allows Bitcoin to be used to pay for goods and services in the country as part of an effort to foster a growing Fintech industry despite a glaring lack of any significant investment. The Japanese Financial Services Agency announced earlier in the…Read more Japan’s Embrace of Bitcoin Masks Lack of Fintech Investment

IBM Cloud revenue jumps 20 percent in third quarter

IBM Cloud revenue jumps 20 percent in third quarter October 18, 2017 | Written by: Matthew Wilson Categorized: Industry Share this post: Cloud now represents 20 percent of total IBM revenue, according to third-quarter earnings results released this week. In the quarter, revenue from as-a-service offerings was up 25 percent year-over-year. Total cloud revenue jumped…Read more IBM Cloud revenue jumps 20 percent in third quarter

Resilient Consensus Protocols for Blockchains

Resilient Consensus Protocols for Blockchains Contributing to the discussion: Christian Cachin at the International Symposium on Distributed Computing. On the heels of the exciting blockchain news coming from SIBOS, in Vienna this week the 31st International Symposium on Distributed Computing took place, which also hosted a workshop entitled “Blockchain Technology and Theory”.  Researchers and practitioners…Read more Resilient Consensus Protocols for Blockchains

Building your digital platform to capitalize in a multicloud environment

Building your digital platform to capitalize in a multicloud environment Recently I shared my thoughts on how to tackle digital transformation in a multicloud world. I talked about the business need for agility, reliability and a developer experience that is fast, simple and based on modern tools.  Today I want to share how you build…Read more Building your digital platform to capitalize in a multicloud environment

Earth to IT…Integration is critical to your mobile strategy

Earth to IT…Integration is critical to your mobile strategy October 17, 2017 | Written by: Chris Schmitt Categorized: Hybrid Share this post: (This post is part of a series. Read  part one and part two to learn more about the urgent need for Hybrid Integration.) When I tweeted about my latest integration blog referencing Austin…Read more Earth to IT…Integration is critical to your mobile strategy

AT&T to get Brazil watchdog OK for Time Warner deal

AT&T to get Brazil watchdog OK for Time Warner deal Brazil's antitrust authority will approve AT&T's planned takeover of Time Warner later this week, it emerged on Monday. The Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica (CADE) will set conditions on the proposed US$85…Brazil's antitrust authority will approve AT&T's planned takeover of Time Warner later this week,…Read more AT&T to get Brazil watchdog OK for Time Warner deal

Ethereum Price Down 8%, Ripple Falls by 12%, Bitcoin Loses 6%: Cryptocurrencies Suffer Correction

Ethereum Price Down 8%, Ripple Falls by 12%, Bitcoin Loses 6%: Cryptocurrencies Suffer Correction Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month.Earlier today, on October 18, the cryptocurrency market endured a major correction, as the price of Ethereum fell by 10 percent and Bitcoin declined by over 5 percent. Within…Read more Ethereum Price Down 8%, Ripple Falls by 12%, Bitcoin Loses 6%: Cryptocurrencies Suffer Correction