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Australian startup Airwallex, who is disrupting the financial technology or fintech industry with their international payment system, announced the close of its Series A funding round last Sunday, April 30, with $13 million(USD) raised.Airwallex(AW) was founded just last...
Earlier today, an article by Richard Chirgwin on The Register brought back to light a nasty attack vector that can be exploited to intercept and manipulate traffic related to Bitcoin and its network, called a “routing attack.” Various attack methods...
In the US, many states have now legalized marijuana for either medical or recreational purposes. Because of these legal changes, a huge boom in the cannabis industry has led to some amazing startups with creative and innovative ideas.The cannabis...
Although ad tech stocks dropped last year, plenty of startups are cropping up, raising funding, and growing steadily according to Lara O’Reilly of Business Insider.The industry has certainly changed over the past couple decades with the rise of digital...
Tokyo is at the heart of where disruption and tradition merge--in art, cuisine, and technology. If Japan’s history (and tons of sci-fi anime) has taught us anything, it’s that we should expect epic, innovative things from this country which...
Singapore is a happy, young city-state with sunflowers in their airport, a diverse, rich culture, and a slew of companies with a penchant for technological disruption. The streets of Singapore feature companies using tech such as machine learning, blockchain,...
Blockchain is the peer-to-peer technology behind major cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum (eth). However, the distributed ledger concept is applicable to a diverse industries from gaming to healthcare to energy and beyond, even if it is most widely known...
Berlin, the German capital best known for Checkpoint Charlie, is nine times the size of Paris and steeped in history. It has inhabitants from all over the world, and the economy is driven by high-tech companies that can be...
 Bitcoin prices have been rising throughout the beginning of 2017, and are $2000 at the time of this writing. Pair that with newer cryptocurrencies such as ether along with an increasing acceptance of blockchain tech plus media and government...
Ethereum is a major player in the blockchain scene that was once fully dominated by Bitcoin. However, the Ethereum network is being used for more than its cryptocurrency capabilities. Because records are stored by all of the users in...

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