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Step-by-step guide to tokenizing real-world assets

January 6th, 2020 at 12:52 pm » Comments Off

 Recent estimates place the current value of all real-world assets at around $256 trillion globally. While that jaw-dropping number is fairly stable, all of these assets keep changing owners on a regular basis. Unfortunately, the processes used to trade these assets are completely outdated. Ownership over a vast majority of real-world assets is still signified […]



Dead celebrity earnings show gender inequality reaches beyond the grave

January 6th, 2020 at 12:41 pm » Comments Off

Dead famous: Elizabeth Taylor and James Dean in a still from Giant (1964). Warner Bros Death is no excuse for celebrities to stop working. James Dean, despite being dead since 1955, has recently been cast in a new Vietnam war movie, Finding Jack. His co-starring role will be computer generated from old footage and photographs […]



What you need to know about 5G

January 5th, 2020 at 11:50 am » Comments Off

5G, the fifth generation of mobile communications that enables global connectivity, is predicted to contribute $13.2 trillion to the global economy by 2035. To date, there are 50 commercial 5G network deployments in 27 countries. An additional 328 operators across 109 countries have said they are investing in 5G.



The geography of gender: where women work, economies grow

January 5th, 2020 at 11:46 am » Comments Off

Women from a single mothers’ association sweep rice at their processing plant in the town of Bolgatanga, Ghana. Our world is full of brilliant possibilities. But they’re not always open to everyone. The opportunities for women to contribute to the global economy are intrinsically linked to where in the world they are born and reach […]



The future of energy is being shaped in Asia

January 5th, 2020 at 11:43 am » Comments Off

China now accounts for almost three-quarters of global solar panel production. A Frenchman is credited with being the first to discover the photovoltaic effect that produces electricity from sunlight. The first solar panel was built in the US. But when Abu Dhabi decided to build the world’s largest individual solar power project, they looked east […]



Vast majority of UK adults ‘uncomfortable’ with delivery drivers entering their empty homes

January 5th, 2020 at 11:39 am » Comments Off

Waitrose’s While You’re Away service allows delivery drivers to enter customer’s homes to unpack their shopping The vast majority of UK adults are uncomfortable with the idea of delivery drivers entering their homes to drop off shopping while they’re out, new research has revealed. Waitrose first trialled its While You’re Away delivery service in October […]



New Google AI tool detects breast cancer better than radiologists, study suggests

January 4th, 2020 at 1:21 am » Comments Off

Fox Business’s Susan Li told Stuart Varney that data from Google Health’s new breast cancer study, while positive, needs more development. A new Google artificial intelligence model appears capable of more accurately spotting breast cancer in mammograms than radiologists. In a study published in the scientific journal Nature, researchers from Google Health, Northwestern University and […]



Chinese scientists develop portable quantum satellite communication device

January 4th, 2020 at 1:17 am » Comments Off

Weighing in at just 80kg, the machine can connect to China’s quantum satellite and receive encryption keys in the form of entangled light particles Breakthrough was made by team at University of Science and Technology of China Chinese scientists have developed a quantum satellite ground station that is not only capable of sending ultra-secure messages […]



5 content marketing trends you need to know for 2020

January 4th, 2020 at 1:11 am » Comments Off

  Use new content marketing tactics to engage customers. It’s a new decade and with it comes content marketing trends that will change content creation for businesses. Plus, content marketing isn’t the only thing that’s changing — people are always changing. The needs of your audience are constantly evolving and you need to keep up […]



What will the end of oil dependence mean for geopolitics?

January 3rd, 2020 at 11:11 am » Comments Off

Solar power is one form of renewable energy that is replacing fossil fuels If you want to understand the revolution taking place in renewable energy, come to a power station called Gemasolar in southern Spain. Here, in the dusty plains of Andalusia, they have worked out how to generate solar power 24 hours a day. […]



2020 Trend: The continued growth of modular construction

January 3rd, 2020 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Reduced building time makes modular construction appealing to many developers. Modular construction was once a cheap solution for properties in lower-priced areas. That has slowly changed over the last several years as some of the biggest companies in the burgeoning proptech and construction tech spaces have focused on modular and prefab builds. Modular construction is […]



5 bold urban design projects that made cities more fun, clean, and accessible in 2019

January 3rd, 2020 at 11:03 am » Comments Off

Cities can get rid of cars—and build urban ski slopes. You may think the only changes to cities have been negative ones, and yes, urban areas have certainly seen increased traffic and heightened housing problems, but plenty of places have also debuted new features that aim to make a positive impact. Whether adapting to climate […]



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