By Jemima Kelly and Anjuli Davies. LONDON, Oct 19- The blockchain technology behind bitcoin was designed to do away with banks. About 80 percent of top global banks will have launched blockchain projects by next year, the World Economic Forum said in August, describing the technology as the future "beating heart" of the financial sector.
Artificial intelligence is a "momentous development," says George Lee, a top Goldman tech banker.
Twitter's reputation as a haven for trolls was one of the key reasons suitors declined to make bids for Twitter, reports The Verge.
Alibaba affiliate Ant Financialis "closer to an initial public offering " but has yet to set a timetable, according to a source.
Salesforce.com had weighed 14 possible acquisition targets in May, including Adobe, according to leaked emails, The WSJ reported on Tuesday.
Data showed companies in Asia Pacific were almost twice as likely to be hit with an advanced cyber-attack than their global peers.
Intel's cloud division might have done well but its enterprise data center group struggled, says Susquehanna Financial Group's Christopher Rolland.
FORT WORTH, Texas— A technology company says it's fixed a problem that had prevented travelers from booking trips with some U.S. airlines this week. For a time on Monday night, customers of Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Virgin America were unable to buy new tickets or change existing reservations. The airlines use technology from Sabre Corp., an...
PROVIDENCE, R.I.— Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling says he doesn't know what he should apologize for following the collapse of his video game company that received a $75 million loan guarantee from Rhode Island. Schilling did his first interview about 38 Studios on Tuesday with WPRO-AM. Gina Raimondo has said Rhode Island residents were hurt by the bad deal...
The Shack App allows users to order burgers, fries, and have it waiting for them when they arrive, reports Eater.
Apple has given its car team until late 2017 to prove the feasibility of a self-driving vehicle, according to Bloomberg.
Oct 17- Golf products maker Acushnet Holdings Corp is looking to raise as much as $464 million in an initial public offering, which could potentially value the company at up to $1.78 billion. The Fairhaven, Massachusetts- based company will list its stock on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "GOLF", Acushnet said in a regulatory filing.
Tim Cook thinks augmented reality can be “huge.” in an exclusive interview reports BuzzFeed News.
Alibaba's finance arm is working on a technology that can allow users to shop inside virtual stores without taking off their VR goggles.
The future of gaming is in VR but a frame rate of 120 fps will be difficult to replicate on mobile devices, says Sylvio Drouin, VP at Unity Technologies.
Oct 13- Sony Corp plans to release five or more smartphone games around late March 2018, the Nikkei business daily said on Thursday. Sony Interactive Entertainment, Sony's video game development arm, is looking to develop smartphone games based on popular PlayStation titles, which will target Japan and other parts of Asia, the Nikkei added.
NEW YORK— Bank stocks were shaken Thursday after a steep drop in China's exports made investors worry again about the health of the world's second-largest economy. Industries that depend heavily on China and global economic growth, like technology and energy companies, also fell. "We've had three months of good data out of China," he said.
The PlayStation VR is a great opportunity to take virtual reality to the mass market, says Bob O'Donnell, founder of Technalysis Research.
The “Fast Money Halftime Report” brothers Jon and Pete Najarian discuss unusual options activity in Ciena Corp. and Nabors Industries.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has shared his advice to entrepreneurs and engineers who may be thinking about starting up their own company.
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