As you may have heard Uber has recently been handed a ban notice in London. After the 30th of September the company will no longer be able to operate in the British capital.This comes after months of scrutiny across Europe about their hiring practices and near endless scandals rocking the …Read More »
China are taking further steps in order to regulate crytpocurrencies. The authorities have decided on a “comprehensive ban” on platforms that allow users to buy or sell cryptocurrencies. This follows on from their ban of ICOs earlier in September. China is attempting to gain control over cryptocurrency with this latest …Read More »
After quite some time it appears that Google is beginning to make a move into the Asian mobile-pay market. The tech giant has unveiled Tez, a new mobile wallet that will let users link up their phones to their bank accounts. This will allow them to buy things in shops …Read More »
JP Morgon Boss Jamie Dimon has caused a lot of anger with his declaration that Bitcoin is a fraud. On his announcement pretty much every major cryptocurrency went into a fairly major nosedive. While his motives might be suspect he does bring up some valid points about the viability of …Read More »
The digital assistant Capiche will use crowd-based AI to help refugees integrate into their new communities
Anybody who has attempted to make their life in a new country knows how hard that integration period is. You’re not just learning a new language, you’re learning new social cues, new mannerisms and new etiquette. Now imagine you are forced to do all this after fleeing from your home …Read More »
Yet another country announces their intention to end the sale of fossil fuel cars. First it was France, then the United Kingdom and now it is China. Bloomberg has reported that the Chinese authorities have been looking a timeline for phasing out the sale of fossil fuel vehicles according to …Read More »
The winds of change are blowing in the smart phone world. Apple is no longer the world’s second most successful smart phone manufacturer. Huawei have sold more phones than Apple in June and July of 2017. This leaves the Chinese tech giant second only to Samsung in terms of sales. …Read More »
Good Range, Smart and Affordable, is it possible that the new Nissan Leaf is the future of electric cars?
At a special event on Tuesday Nissan showcased their new all-electric car the Nissan Leaf. The successor to one of the first production Electric vehicles has some really impressive features that set it apart from the crowd. It will also be affordable, come with good range, fast charging speeds, and …Read More »
Bitcoin hits $5,000 and the Chinese Government bans ICOs sending the market into a freefall, are we witnessing a cryptocurrency crash?
Bitcoin hit a major milestone on Friday. The cryptocurrency finally surpassed $5,000 in value. This coincided with an announcement from China that ICO’s are now illegal. These two factors then prompted a massive market selloff that bought the value of every major cryptocurrency tumbling down. The market shows no signs …Read More »
Uber just got a new CEO and he will already have to deal with allegations that Uber bribed foreign officials
Uber have finally confirmed that they have chosen a new CEO. Dara Khosrowshahi will barely have had time to step into his new office before a crisis was thrown on his desk. In another hangover from Kalanick’s risk taking tenure the Department of Justice is looking into allegations that the …Read More »