In an age where threats of deforestation, climate change and human encroachment loom large, preserving natural treasures—like sacred groves in India, home to a plethora of flora and fauna—requires more than just traditional methods.
Epicenter of Innovation: ASEAN Startups to Watch at Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition) 2023
In a world where electronics are at the heart of innovation, every year unfolds new horizons, captivating tech aficionados worldwide. The fast-paced evolution of electronics isn’t just a topic of conversation; it’s a realm where creativity and technology converge to shape our future.
Instagram, a globally renowned social networking platform, has recently been plagued by a surge of Bitcoin-related hacks. Users are alarmed by unexpected posts and stories showcasing fake Bitcoin transactions, coupled with a sudden influx of spam accounts in their following list. This audacious cyberattack has not only jolted the digital community but also underscored the fragility of our online security.
In the wild west of the digital frontier, there’s a new sheriff in town: decentralized social media (DeSo). As we endlessly scroll, like and retweet our way through the day, the cracks in our relationship with social media giants like Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok are showing. Concerns surrounding data breaches,
Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) have gained significant attention in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. These organizations are designed to operate without a centralized authority, with decision-making and governance processes carried out by its members in the best interest of the community.
Are you ready to revolutionize your investment approach and maximize your profits? Consider robo-advisors—the AI-powered automated investment advisor that uses algorithms to provide financial advice and manage investments. They are typically much cheaper than traditional advisors, and they can be a good option for investors—even beginners—who are looking for an automated and efficient way to manage their portfolios.
With the metaverse came the promise of many things beyond our wildest imaginations, shaping the future of work, mental health and influencer marketing. However, with the artificial intelligence (AI) boom, its future hangs in the balance. But does it have to be one of the two to succeed? Social media platform Facebook’s recent switcheroo has people wondering.
Innovation in the financial technology (FinTech) space has reached new heights, thanks to the rise of technology. With the rapid transformation of the financial industry, FinTech companies are at the forefront of this change, using technology to disrupt traditional banking and offer innovative solutions to meet our financial needs.
Technology has transformed our lives in countless ways, from the way we work and communicate to the way we shop and entertain ourselves. But with all the incredible innovations and advancements come a whole host of confusing tech terms that can leave even the savviest of users scratching their heads. Fear not, as we have compiled a list of ten popular tech terms and simplified them into easy-to-understand explanations.
Social tokens are shaking up the digital currency market, helping creators and companies establish strong connections with their communities. These tokens enable community members to make decisions about the content they receive and build a sense of ownership and community among its users.
Get ready to enter a world beyond your wildest imagination—The Sandbox, a subsidiary of Animoca Brands! The decentralized virtual gaming platform that has captivated gamers worldwide is expanding its reach even further, with a major push into the Greater China market. At a recent Partner Day event on April 3, 2023, The Sandbox unveiled its ambitious strategy to take the market by storm.
On March 8, 2023, Silvergate, the U.S.’s top cryptocurrency bank announced its plans for liquidation. The bank had been severely affected by the FTX bankruptcy in November last year with FTX formerly being one of its biggest customers. Similarly, another U.S.-based crypto bank Signature has been shut down by U.S.-state regulators.
For entrepreneurs, Web 3.0 represents an exciting frontier that promises to transform online interactions as we know them. With the introduction of decentralized applications (dApps) built on blockchain technology, Web 3.0 has opened up new possibilities for transparency, security and trust in digital transactions.
On March 10, 2023, shortly after the closure of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the stablecoin USDC lost its value of US$1 and fell to US$0.91 by the very next day. Unlike other cryptocurrencies, stablecoins are designed to maintain their value at a fixed value, usually pegged one-to-one with a fiat currency like the US Dollar.
As of 2021, the global online gambling market has reached a staggering US$57.54 billion. The mainstreaming of blockchain technology has been a driving force behind this growth, particularly with the use of cryptocurrency in online gambling. With faster transactions and enhanced security measures, cryptocurrencies have become a favorite among gamblers seeking anonymity.
Opensea, a leading non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace, reached a staggering valuation of US$13 billion in January 2022. As a dominant player in the NFT market, Opensea has been the go-to platform for creators to sell their work. By the end of 2022, Opensea was so far ahead of the curve that no competitors could catch up.