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The Zerocoin Electric Coin Company and J.P. Morgan today announced the integration, and the initial release of, zero-knowledge security layer technology on Quorum, J.P. Morgan’s enterprise, smart contract blockchain platform. The combination further unlocks the potential of blockchain technology for enterprise use cases. “The momentum that is growing behind enterprise …

Reserve Bank of India appears to be preparing a policy on cryptocurrency, a virtual money used as a medium of exchange in many countries including India but is not legalised here. Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin use cryptography to secure transactions. RBI Deputy Governor NS Vishwanathan said that the policy was in …

Reserve Bank of India appears to be preparing a policy on cryptocurrency, a virtual money used as a medium of exchange in many countries including India but is not legalised here. Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin use cryptography to secure transactions. RBI Deputy Governor NS Vishwanathan said that the policy was in …

By Kannan Sivasubramanian, Co-CEO, Aranca Despite their growing popularity, the anonymous nature of cryptocurrencies and their increased use in nefarious activities such as money laundering and funding terrorist activities have brought cryptocurrencies under the scrutiny of global regulatory authorities and governments. Capital market authorities have also come to regard Initial …

Amazon Web Services has partnered with Microsoft to debut a new open source deep learning interface called Gluon. The company said this will allow developers to “prototype, build, train and deploy sophisticated machine learning models for the cloud, devices at the edge and mobile apps”. The Gluon interface currently works …

The Shenzhen based Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus allegedly has been collecting sensitive information on users without their consent from their devices. This was brought to light in a blog post by security researcher Christopher Moore. Earlier, there have been reports on OnePlus manipulating benchmarks and incorrect mounting displays but this …

Ford has begun to develop new transportation service applications using a software platform developed by Autonomic, a small Silicon Valley startup. One of the first such businesses is a “microtransit” service called Non-Emergency Medical Transport, launched this summer by Ford and Michigan-based Beaumont Hospital. Patients can schedule pickups and appointments …

A Seattle-area startup backed by the venture arms of Boeing Co and JetBlue Airways Corp plans to bring a small hybrid-electric airliner to market by 2022 that can dramatically reduce the travel time and cost of trips under 1,000 miles (1,600 km), it said. The first of several aircraft planned …

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc’s application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through balloons. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. The FCC said on Friday that 83 percent of cell sites …

On Friday nights, Zybitskaya street -or simply Zyba, as locals call it -turns into a vast party scene, filled with hipsters in bright shirts, tight dark jeans and black-rimmed glasses, showing how they can be carefree in a country that has been labeled the last dictatorship of Europe. Over the …