Google Is Making Blockchains Searchable

March 12, 2019 matt 0

A year ago, Day and a small group of opensource programmers quietly began loading data for the whole Bitcoin and Ethereum blockchains to Google’s big data analytics stage, BigQuery. Then, with the help of lead developer Evgeny Medvedev created a …

Facebook Demands Regulation as Zuckerberg ‘Fails’

February 17, 2019 matt 0

“Untrue stories from foreign forces were threatening the UK’s democracy, ” they said.

Facebook welcomed the digital select committee’s report and said it would be open to”meaningful regulation”.

MPs said that the thing that has been needed to deal with …

Google Was Fined 50 Million Euros by CNIL for Breaching GDPR

January 28, 2019 jenny 0

Tech giants are facing a hard time in Europe.

Google was fined 50 Million Euros by CNIL for “lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent regarding ads personalisation”, which breached EU’s data protection rules GDPR.

Notably, tech …

After AlphaGo, the Powerful AI Shook the World Again

January 26, 2019 matt 0

In just five minutes, AlphaStar, a new technology developed by Google’s DeepMind, beat pro gamers 10-1 in a series of competitive StarCraft games.

The video released by DeepMind on the same day showed that in December of last year, AlphaStar …