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Swiss Stock Exchange Launches Blockchain Platform

Swiss Stock Exchange To Launch Blockchain Platform Later This Year | ETHNews Brief SIX, Switzerland’s largest stock exchange, has announced plans to launch its blockchain-based trading platform in the second half of 2019. The head of the exchange, Romeo Laher, spoke about the development of the SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), which will initially operate in […]

Scientists have found a way to speed up catalytic reactions 10 thousand times

Reaction Rates: When Surface Area Matters! Lesson Plan Introduction A team of researchers has discovered a new technology that allows you to bypass catalytic restrictions and speed up chemical reactions by 10 thousand times. This will reduce the cost of thousands of industrial processes.. Some chemical reactions use catalysts (usually metals) to accelerate their course. […]

Portugal abolished taxation of cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin is Tax Exempt in Portugal | Connecting Blockstream To Casa | Bull Bitcoin Etransfers The Portuguese Tax Authority confirms that cryptocurrency transactions and payments are completely tax-exempt. The administration provided an official clarification at the request of a local mining company describing the relevant features of the country’s fiscal policy. The document says that […]

A device for rescuing children and pets left in a car invented

5 People Who Were CAUGHT Leaving Dogs In Hot Cars… INSTANT KARMA 💢 Engineers have developed a compact, inexpensive sensor that alerts when children or pets are left alone in a vehicle. A danger to the health and life of a child or pet arises in very hot or cold weather. To solve this worldwide problem researchers from […]

Visa integrates Hyperledger technology into enterprise payment service

What is a payment gateway and how does it work? Visa integrates Hyperledger Fabric open-source blockchain code into its B2B Connect enterprise payments service. Payment giant’s blockchain platform commercial launch slated for Q1 2019. The service will allow companies to make large cross-border payments, becoming an alternative version of the SWIFT system. IBM helps the company […]

Xiaomi introduced a computer mouse with voice assistant and translator

REVIEW: iFeyo S9 AI Wireless Mouse – Voice & Text Translation? Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has released a computer mouse with built-in virtual voice assistant, voice recorder and translator. The company decided to increase the interactivity of the coordinator devices using an artificial intelligence system and a speaker microphone. With these additions, the Xiao Ai […]

Russian scientists have created the most heat-resistant material in the world

Russian scientists have created the most heat-resistant material in the world Researchers have developed a ceramic material with the highest melting point of any compound known today. The combination of unique properties makes it a promising option for use in the most loaded elements of missiles and aircraft.. Many aircraft manufacturers and space agencies are […]

Toyota unveils overhead cleaning robot for home

TRI Teaching Robots to Help People in their Homes   Toyota Research Institute (TRI) unveils a prototype gantry robot that hangs from the ceiling and can perform a variety of cleaning operations. The company’s engineering team pays special attention to home robots, since this is where we need them most, but at the same time […]

The number of vacancies in the blockchain and cryptoindustry increased by 26%

TOP TIPS To Get a Job in The Crypto Industry!! 🤓 According to a study by Seen by Indeed, over the past year on popular job search sites, the number of vacancies related to blockchain and cryptocurrencies has increased by 26%.. Over the past four years, there has been a steady growth in the demand […]

Bitfinex and OKEx have been hit by multiple DDoS attacks in the last 24 hours

OKEx and Bitfinex Crypto Exchanges Hit By DDoS Attacks| Cryptoknowmics Two major crypto exchanges have reported a number of major DDoS attacks that have disrupted their operations in the last 24 hours. OKEx CEO Jay Hao said that in a day, the exchange was subjected to two distributed denial of service attacks at once, the […]

Scientists have discovered the unique quantum properties of graphite

Physicists discover important new property for graphene Researchers have discovered in a graphite crystal the quantum Hall effect, which is characteristic only of two-dimensional systems. They also found that the material behaves differently depending on the parity of the graphene layers, even when their number is measured in the hundreds.. Over the past 15 years, […]

South Korea will start fighting crypto exchanges without registration

South Korean government changes a bill regulating cryptocurrency exchanges, according to which the leaders of unregistered platforms face imprisonment. The amendment aims to encourage exchanges to develop consumer protection systems and adopt international AML / CFT standards recommended by the FATF. First of all, ensure that virtual accounts served by banks are linked to the […]

New chips with a quantum random number generator will soon make digital devices unbreakable

Quantum Random Number Generation (QRNG) for mobile phones and IoT Researchers have created a compact chip that uses quantum technology to generate random numbers. Once integrated into more complex systems, it will be impossible to hack them.. Computer security is based on random numbers, but due to the limitations of conventional computing systems, hackers find […]

Stellar Foundation “burned” more than half of its cryptocurrency

Stellar: XLM Could ROCKET in 2021, Here’s Why!! 🚀🌑 Stellar Development Fund destroyed 55 billion of its XLM reserves to increase the project’s market potential. In total, 105 billion XLM were created during the initial emission, but currently there are only 20 billion tokens in circulation. After burning most of the cryptocurrency, its total amount was […]

In Japan, robots patrol will begin to monitor law and order

TECH | Japan Releases Fully Functioning Female Robots 34 Tokyo Research Institute of Industrial Technology presented a robot patrol that will monitor the observance of law and order in public places. First samples will be placed at Seibu Shinjuku train station next month. The robot is equipped with a video camera and built-in artificial intelligence. During patrol, he […]

68 Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Closed This Year

70 Crypto Hedge Funds Have Closed in 2019 According to Crypto Fund Research, at least 68 hedge funds specializing in cryptocurrencies have ceased their activities in 11 months of this year.. They mainly served institutional investors such as family offices, pension funds, and wealthy people, according to the researchers. 28 such organizations closed in the […]

Bitcoin price rises above $ 12,500 and market demand continues to grow

Robert Kiyosaki What will cause Bitcoin to CRASH – Robert Kiyosaki Bitcoin Prediction 2021 Rich Dad Over the past 24 hours, the bitcoin price has added $ 1,300 and exceeded the level of $ 12,500, which is the highest level since January 2018. The crypto industry is experiencing a new upswing, and analysts predict further […]

“My light, mirror, tell me”, or How AI learned to determine personality traits

Karliene – Become the Beast – A Hannibal Fan Song The University of Melbourne has developed artificial intelligence that, using facial analysis, can detect not only obvious external signs, but also such as attractiveness or emotional stability.. The researchers decided to bring the idea from a fairy tale to life by installing a unique biometric […]

Created a camera that captures 10 trillion frames per second

Imaging at a trillion frames per second | Ramesh Raskar Ultra-fast imaging specialists at Caltech have developed a camera that can capture 10 trillion frames per second in real time. With its help, you can even see the slow motion of light.. The engineers achieved this precision with a previously developed femtosecond camera. However, it […]

Bitmain to close Israeli development center due to crypto market collapse

Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Closes Israeli Branch | BTC Cryptocurrency News Crypto giant Bitmain is forced to close its Israeli blockchain research and development unit due to the general downturn in the virtual currency market.. The Bitmaintech Israel Development Center was opened in 2016 and specialized in exploring the possibilities of blockchain technology, developing infrastructure […]

One province in China accounts for more than a third of the total bitcoin hash rate

One Chinese province accounts for more than a third of Bitcoins hashrate. Sichuan, China, accounts for 35.76% of the global hashrate, according to a new map of the distribution of computing power of the bitcoin network.. A team from the University of Cambridge launched the service Bitcoin Mining Map, which reflects the distribution of the […]

The new zinc battery is 10 times more powerful than modern lithium-ion batteries

The new zinc battery is 10 times more powerful than modern lithium-ion Researchers have developed a prototype of a flexible zinc battery made of silver and zinc oxide, the capacity of which is 10 times higher than that of modern lithium-ion devices. Zinc and silver oxide batteries for a long time are considered an alternative to lithium-ion […]

Airbus to test first biosensors to detect bombs at airports

Airbus will test the first biosensors to detect bombs at airports Airbus will test a new type of sensors «electronic nose», which detect the presence of nearby explosives using modified biological cells. Jellyfish-shaped device developed by startup Koniku, performs the function of a specially trained sniffer dog. The company plans to start placing them in airport […]