Mainstream media coverage has focused on the issue of monopolies in the technology sector ever since there was the talk of splitting up Microsoft into more than one company. Few organizations, however, have ever actually pressed for any real action that would solve the problem. One of the biggest reasons for this is the fact that when tech companies make outlandish statements, … [Read more...] about The Increasing Problem of Monopolies in the Technology Sector
The birth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the most remarkable events of the past century. The IoT is disrupting virtually every industry across every continent. According to Gartner, there will be approximately 20 billion connected IoT devices within the next year. While the IoT has had a profound influence on the lives of consumers and daily operations of businesses, … [Read more...] about Cloud Computing Advances to Create $19 Billion IoT Middleware Market by 2024
Over the last decade, the way people treat the idea of artificial intelligence saw some significant changes. From a buzzword mostly referring to some distant future, it changed into a very real prospect that sees active implementation. Self-driving cars, machine learning, machine translation, neural networks “ all these things are just the first tentative steps into the … [Read more...] about The Democratisation of AI: 5 Changes We Should Expect in the Job Market
Many of the early proponents of blockchain still find themselves fending off unwarranted criticisms that the technology is worthless. While it's indisputable that blockchain is a fascinating and innovating development that's reshaped our marketplace over the past few years, it certainly hasn't yet achieved the wondrous changes that many of its backers have been predicting. With … [Read more...] about Will Blockchain Finally Make Its Mark In 2019?
On October 8, 2017, the total market cap of the cryptocurrency market was $148 billion. Three months later, on January 8, 2018, the market cap reached its highest point of $ 813 billion. A staggering increase of 449% in just three months. However, one month later, as of February 6, 2018, the market cap dropped to $308 billion, a drop of 62% in just one month. It is clear that … [Read more...] about Why the Current Crash in the Crypto Market is Good for Cryptocurrencies