Apple SEC Filing Mentions Blockchain in Regards to Conflict Minerals Management

In a relatively obscure filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, tech behemoth Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) indicated its participation in blockchain tech. First uncovered by CoinDesk, the specific filing  Form SD (Specialized Disclosure Report) pertains to Apple’s Conflict Minerals Report for the reporting period January 1, 2018, to December 31, 2018. Apple, one of the largest companies in … Read more

UK trade finance challenger bank Diaspora preps for flight

London-based Diaspora is getting ready to spread its wings with the launch of its trade finance challenger bank. Finance on the blockchain The idea is to build a trade finance ecosystem where sellers, buyers, and funders can transact international trade and commodity finance deals over the blockchain. Diaspora plans to offer SMEs “bespoke” funding solutions, … Read more

The Cloud in 2019: Current Uses and Emerging Risks

Home   »   Current News   »   The Cloud in 2019: Current Uses and Emerging Risks In the current tech landscape, one would be hard-pressed to find an organization that operates without the help of cloud environments and capabilities. From data storage and document sharing to enabling remote access and communication, the cloud represents the most critical … Read more

Markets Update: Crypto Traders Still Uncertain After a Week of Consolidation

Cryptocurrency markets are once again riding a long period of consolidation as the last seven days has failed to show any meaningful moves. During our last markets update, digital asset values spiked considerably, gaining billions in one hour on Feb. 8. But a week later cryptocurrencies have offset those gains and most markets have been … Read more