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Hashtag Trending – Massive cryptocurrency theft, failing facial recognition, Uber’s IPO

A massive multi-million dollar cryptocurrency theft, failing facial recognition technology, and Uber’s highly-anticipated IPO. From Reddit, we begin with a...

May 9th, 2019 Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending: Airbnb poaches Amazon exec; Cyber Monday breaks records; Ohio accepts cryptocurrency for taxes

Airbnb poaches Amazon exec for CFO, Cyber Monday hits record sales, and Ohio becomes first state to accept bitcoin payments....

November 27th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

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Hashtag Trending: Facebook bans pages associated with far-right groups; UK and Canada summon Zuckerberg; Bitcoin turns 10

Trending on Reddit, Facebook has decided to ban individual accounts and pages, as well as any pages associated to far-right...

November 1st, 2018 Shruti Shekar

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Canadians using Bitcoin for investment purposes, Bank of Canada says

More Canadians are now using Bitcoin, but it's mainly for investment purposes, according to a Bank of Canada study. The...

July 23rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson

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Hashtag Trending – Net neutrality officially dead; Amazon under fire for Chinese factory conditions

Federal net neutrality is officially dead in the U.S. A cyber attack lowers BitCoin’s value to around $7200. And working...

June 12th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood


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CIO-certified blockchain program celebrates first graduates

Image: Dawood Khan, founder of TransformationWorx (second from left) congratulates one of the first graduates of the blockchain certification, along...

January 27th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Bitcoin or bust – How Canada’s crypto-mining market booms while other blockchain solutions are nascent

On its surface, the massive, decentralized ledger of information known as the blockchain is a wondrous innovation in information registry...

January 20th, 2018 Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – Bitcoin crash; preventing another Hawaii false alarm; apps as evidence

Bitcoin finally takes a nosedive. A new testing capability that could have prevented Hawaii’s false alarm won’t be put in...

January 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson