How to leverage cloud architectures for high availability

Cloud architectures are used broadly nowadays; the cloud is a plethora of amazing alternatives in terms of services and solutions. However, with great power comes great responsibility, and the cloud presents itself as a place where failure can and eventually will occur. Thus, consequently, it will spread upon the entire architecture fast, possibly causing massive … Read more

American Express wins eight year-long court battle over antitrust issues

American Express has won an antitrust lawsuit that originated eight years ago, which saw the US Supreme Court declare that retailers couldn’t deny or discourage the use of the company’s cards by consumers to avoid higher merchant fees. Back in 2010, retailers across 17 states united over a clause in their contracts that prevented merchants … Read more

When should a tech company refuse to build tools for the government?

Silicon Valley workers are revolting against lucrative contracts with US immigration and defense agencies During the second world war, IBM supplied the Nazis with technology used to help transport millions of people to their deaths in the concentration camps. The American technology company leased punch-card machines through a German subsidiary for the purpose of tabulating … Read more

9 ways to get more value from business intelligence in 2018

For far too many organizations, business intelligence (BI) brings to mind simple statistical summaries in stodgy, dated reports. But beneath BI’s dull surface, keen insights await — especially for those willing to revamp their business intelligence strategy to tackle the kinds of issues forward-thinking organizations are already addressing with modern BI. Whether you are looking to … Read more

Second Bitcoin Mining Manufacturer Plots Hong Kong IPO

China-based bitcoin mining hardware manufacturer Ebang Communication has filed to go public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX). The company, the third-largest producer of application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chips for bitcoin mining, on Monday filed an application to hold its initial public offering (IPO) on HKEX. The news was first reported by regional industry … Read more

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, Tron: Price Analysis, June 25

Latest technical analysis of top 10 cryptocurrencies from an expert trader. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by … Read more

Crypto Markets Recover After Weekend Losses Saw Bitcoin at Lowest 2018 Level

Crypto markets are seeing a tentative recovery today, after the weekend saw leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin hit its lowest level yet in 2018. Crypto markets are seeing a tentative recovery today, June 25, as data from Coin360 shows, after yesterday saw leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) hit its lowest level yet this year. Market visualization from Coin360 … Read more