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Quantum

The Next Computing Revolution: Quantum Chips Are Here

The Next Computing Revolution: Quantum Chips There has been a lot of talk over the past few years about quantum computing and how it promises to revolutionize the computing world. But for many years this has been quite theoretical, with

Money Big Data

How Bitcoin Brought The Lightning Network To El Salvador

The Lightning Network El Slavador made waves last month after becoming the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender. El Salvador’s Congress voted by a “supermajority” in favor of the Bitcoin Law which states, “The purpose of this law

Wealthsimple on brink of largest-ever Canadian private tech funding

$700-million-plus deal would value the bank challenger at $5-billion Wealthsimple Technologies Inc. is closing in on a landmark financing deal, backed by some of Silicon Valley’s leading venture funds, which will make the Toronto-based online bank challenger one of Canada’s

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Notable Stock Screeners for 2021

Stock Screeners By this point, you probably already heard about everything that happened with GameStop (GME) stocks. GameStop is the largest video game retailer with 5,000 stores around the U.S. Due to the pandemic, the company had been struggling for

Jen Klostermann

Enterprises Starting To Embrace Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS)

Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) Many global companies have already implemented Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) into their cloud offerings. There isn’t any question that offering BaaS can serve as a differentiator for many companies. Not to mention, blockchain can disrupt many industries

Bruce Guptill

Resolving IT-Finance Asynchronization on Cloud Improvements

Resolving IT-Finance Asynchronization While CIO-CFO communications and alignment may never seem better, what is considered to be C-level, strategic “alignment” increasingly obscures realities that keep IT and Finance from synchronizing their thinking and activity. This in turn increase the costs

Thomas Franklin

Future of Stock Markets : Raising Capital Through ICO is 10x cheaper and 20x easier

Future of Stock Markets: Raising Capital Through ICO How blockchain will replace the stock markets as we know them today. Welcome to the future. It’s a beautiful Monday morning of 5th June, 2023. Jane wants to buy her favorite tech

Bruce Guptill

How CFOs and CIOs See Finance Management Priorities

Cloud and the Finance-IT Effectiveness Gap IT leaders today tend to be much better aligned with business and operational leaders and business goals than they were just five years ago. Unfortunately, they are still not often well-synchronized, meaning that IT

Jen Klostermann

FinTech and Blockchain vs Traditional Banking

FinTech and Blockchain Growth “The Rise of FinTech – New York’s Opportunity for Tech Leadership“, a report by Accenture and the Partnership Fund for New York City, reveals that global investment in FinTech endeavors has tripled to nearly $3 billion

How Blockchain Is Transforming Cyber Security

Blockchain Is Transforming Cyber Security Introduction Computer technology and the internet have disrupted the old way of doing business. New revenue streams continue to come up, and business models of yesteryears are all but forgotten. But these changes are not

Thomas Franklin

How Blockchain Could Be The Solution To Many of the Problems in Healthcare

Blockchain Can Solve Many Healthcare Problems Emma decides to see a primary care physician after she witnesses a series of memory lapses followed by severe headaches. The physician after performing preliminary tests such as a CT scan and blood work

Tim Chaves

Artificial Intelligence And The Future of Accounting

The Future of AI Accounting Artificial intelligence has become an extremely hot topic over the last couple years. While many people welcome the thought of self-driving cars and chatbot customer service agents, others are rife with worry over the disappearance

Cloud Based Accounting

Skills for faster innovation in financial services

Banks and insurance companies are going through a lot of changes. Read on to see my thinking on how to facilitate that change if you are working in financial services. Pathways to innovation There are two major pathways to innovation in financial services, and

Smart Contract Use Cases

The State of Smart Contracts: Many Challenges Ahead

The State of Smart Contracts With blockchain technology expanding into a growing number of industries and its applications broadening by the day, organizations and individuals are to witness self-executing smart contracts in literary any field of business. Decentralized apps, or

Digital Currency

Why Bitcoin Shouldn’t Be a Part of the Futures Exchange Yet

Bitcoin Futures Exchange Recently, cryptocurrencies “crashed,” particularly Bitcoin, which spiraled from a high of $19,783 to a current price of $11212.00 (01/25/2018). There are two prevailing sentiments regarding the crash of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies: Alarm and a kind of