Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies- what digital money actually means for our future

Digital currencies such as bitcoin have caused a financial craze. Alex Hern explains what they are and whether this is the end of real money Cryptocurrencies The briefing Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies- what digital money really mean for our future Digital currencies such as bitcoin have caused a fiscal frenzy. Alex Hern explains what they are- […]

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‘ Terrorist motive’ for stabbing of two US tourists in Amsterdam

19-year-old German resident from Afghanistan suspected of extremism, says Dutch PM A 19 -year-old Afghan citizen had a” terrorist motive” for allegedly stabbing two Americans at the main develop station in Amsterdam, city authorities in the Dutch capital have said. Amsterdam police shot and wounded the suspect after the double stabbing on Friday at Central […]

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Palantir: the’ special ops’ tech giant that exerts so much better real-world power as Google

Peter Thiels CI-Abacked, data-mining firm sharpened its crime predicting techniques against rebels in Iraq. The same methods are now being sold to police departments. Will they inflame already tense relations between the public and the police? In Minority Report, the 2002 movie adaptation of the Philip K Dick novel, Tom Cruise plays a police officer […]

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