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UNICEF USA BrandVoice: UNICEF Steps Up Blockchain Investments for Children

Ethereum Classic Labs and the UNICEF Innovation Fund are partnering to drive blockchain-based solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems. Here's a look at the first three projects selected to receive funding and other support —…

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The Ethics of Money Production | Jörg Guido Hülsmann

This pioneering work by Jörg Guido Hülsmann, professor of economics at the University of Angers in France and the author of Mises: The Last Knight of Liberalism, is the first full study of a critically important issue today: the ethics of…

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Noticing You're Confused

And somewhere in the back of his mind was a small, small note of confusion, a sense of something wrong about that story; and it should have been a part of Harry's art to notice that tiny note, but he was distracted. For it is a sad rule that…

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Religiosity and religious attendance as factors in wellbeing and social engagement

There is accumulating evidence that being an active member of a social community predicts health, wellbeing and even survival. I use data from an online survey to determine whether religious behavior has the same effect. The results suggest that…

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Locust outbreak, most serious in 25 years, hits East Africa

The most serious outbreak of locusts in 25 years is spreading across East Africa and posing an unprecedented threat to food security in some of the world's most vulnerable countries, authorities say. Unusual climate conditions are partly to blame.

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In Some of Africa's Biggest Markets, Cutting Currency Risk Means Swapping the Dollar for Bitcoin

For underserved financial markets across the world, leapfrogging traditional banking systems and turning to fintech could bring an economic boon. That's the message from Elizabeth Rossiello, founder of Nairobi-based fintech company AZA Group…

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Ripple Pretty Much Confirms an IPO. 'It's A Natural Evolution For...

This morning Brad Garlinghouse had a sponsored interview session with the Wall Street Journal at Davos 2020 and was approximately 2 hours long. There are no live stream links of the event and at the time of writing this article there have been no…

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AI Adoption Survey Shows Surprising Results

Analyst firm Cognilytica recently concluded a survey of global Artificial Intelligence adoption patterns with some surprising and striking results. (Disclosure: I'm a principal analyst with Cognilytica). On the whole, adoption of AI continues to…

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Shopify to leverage blockchain to eliminate counterfeits

A newly developed plugin for popular eCommerce platform Shopify will leverage blockchain to eliminate the sale of fake products on its online portal. A recent report published by Statista shows that online purchases will exceed seven hundred and…

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Current account switching to plummet as 'banks are all the same

Cash offers to switch current accounts are declining, and consumers will otherwise only move banks if their old one makes a major mistake, experts say. There are only two cash switching offers for new current account customers. HSBC pays up to…

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Ficha Licitación

1. Características de la licitación Nombre de la licitación: “Sistema de teleprotección” a nivel nacional. Contar con un sistema de teleprotección a nivel nacional, con foco en los sectores…

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