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Libra currently looks more like a fiat currency than a cryptocurrency

Facebook unveiled a cryptocurrency called Libra yesterday as well as the Libra Association, a not-for-profit that will oversee all things Libra. While Libra’s white paper draws a lot of inspiration from other cryptocurrencies, the current governance model and blockchain implementation remind me of banks more than bitcoin...
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Accenture

Bank investments in technology not yet driving significant revenue growth: Accenture

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The $1 trillion invested by traditional banks globally over the past three years to improve their technology has not yet delivered the revenue growth that had been expected, according to an Accenture report released on Thursday. The consultancy analyzed more than
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Companies are entering “chapter two” of their digital transformation. The next chapter is all about moving from experimentation to true transformation. It’s about gaining speed and scale. We are helping businesses activate data as a strategic asset, with desire to maximize the impact of AI as core to the business strategy…

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IBM Big Data

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, with operations in over 170 countries.

Leveraging machine learning models for predictive maintenance of network services

Leveraging machine learning models for predictive maintenance of network services

Leveraging machine learning models As per lightreading's service assurance and analytics research study conducted with 100+ network operators and service ...
Data Visualization 101: How, What, Why?

Data Visualization 101: How, What, Why?

Data Visualization 101 “A picture is worth a thousand words.” This old, English idiom could not ring more true than ...
Why Tomorrow’s Leaders MUST Embrace the Economics of Digital Transformation

Why Tomorrow’s Leaders MUST Embrace the Economics of Digital Transformation

Embrace the Economics of Digital Transformation Why should companies care about Digital Transformation?  Yes, I know it appears as yet another ...
6 Best Practices For Increasing Security In AWS In A Zero Trust World

6 Best Practices For Increasing Security In AWS In A Zero Trust World

AWS Security Best Practices Enterprises are rapidly accelerating the pace at which they’re moving workloads to Amazon Web Services (AWS) ...
Facebook

Facebook reveals Libra cryptocurrency, with lofty goals

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SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc revealed plans on Tuesday to launch a cryptocurrency called Libra, the latest development in its effort to expand beyond social networking and move ...
NVIDIA Builds Supercomputer to Develop Self-Driving Cars

NVIDIA Builds Supercomputer to Develop Self-Driving Cars

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In a clear demonstration of why AI leadership demands the best compute capabilities, NVIDIA today unveiled the world’s 22nd fastest supercomputer — DGX SuperPOD — which provides AI infrastructure that ...
NYT

Hit by Ransomware Attack, Florida City Agrees to Pay Hackers $600,000

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MIAMI — The leaders of Riviera Beach, Fla., looking weary, met quietly this week for an extraordinary vote to pay nearly $600,000 in ransom to hackers who paralyzed the city’s ...