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Blockchain will start an Economic Revolution says Sir Richard Branson
We first learned about Sir Richard Branson’s support for the revolutionary blockchain technology back on October 3rd, when the Virgin Group founder and billionaire entrepreneur stated that the revolutionary technology could potentially bring an “economic revolution” across several nations globally.In the latest segment earlier in the week, Sir Richard...
Blockchain crowned as hottest skill in 2020 ahead of AI and cloud computing
The revolutionary Blockchain has been termed as the most sought after ‘Hard Skill” in the technology sector for the year 2020 by LinkedInMeaning that while the world is still debating over the idea of cryptocurrencies especially Bitcoin, the underlying technology behind it is slowly on the verge of being...
Nvidia mellanox
Nvidia, an American graphics card maker, is reportedly acquiring Mellanox, an Israeli chipmaker for more than $7bn in cash.According to Reuters, Nvidia outbid Intel's $6bn offer and the deal could close as early as Monday.Intel had made a $6bn offer to the company a few months ago and put...
Databricks
Databricks, a cloud-based big data processing firm started by the founders of Apache Spark, has secured a Series E round of funding of $250 million which was led by Andreessen Horowitz.Companies like Microsoft, Coatue Management and New Enterprise Associates (NEA) participated in this round of funding.The Series E...
Earlier on Monday, June 18th it was announced that Flipgrid, an innovative education start-up which has an app that allows students to record and share videos on specific topics with their classmates has been successfully acquired by Tech behemoth, Microsoft.However, terms and conditions of the deal were not disclosed in the...
Earlier today, June 13th,   an announcement was made by  JD Finance, a subsidiary of China’s e-commerce giant JD.com, in which it revealed its plans of issuing asset-backed securities (ABSs) on the revolutionary blockchain technology.As per a report from the Securities Times, a publication outlet of the China Securities Regulatory Commission, the trial...