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Using AI and Blockchain to Meet the Needs of a Shifting Data Landscape

It’s no secret that AdTech needs a serious update. Advertisers already hold more data than they often know what to do with, and an estimated $19 billion in ad dollars is lost each year to fraudulent activities. Meanwhile, public perception of internet companies is declining as consumers recognize the value of their data, and online businesses must reckon with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). With all of the technology at our disposal, there should be a way to clear up these issues and create a better…

The Rising Risk of Social Media-Enabled Cyber Crime to the Enterprise and How to Defend Against It

Last year, Bromium and Dr. Mike McGuire, Senior Lecturer of Criminology at the University of Surrey in the UK, conducted in-depth academic research into the state and growth of the cybercrime economy, to better expose the impact cybercrime is having on the world – on both our personal and professional lives – today. The resulting report, “Into the Web of Profit,” showed how the cybercrime economy generated $1.5 trillion in revenue each year for malware authors and other cybercriminals, with some of the funds being diverted…

OmniBazaar Marketplace Now Accessible in 16 New Languages

Omnibazaar, Omnibazaar, Inc., Developer of the Omnibazaar Online Distributed Marketplace, Announced Today That Its Omnibazaar Software Has Been Translated into 16 New Languages An updated version of the OmniBazaar e-commerce software has been released in 16 additional languages, making the marketplace accessible to more than 3.6 billion new users. In addition to English, the OmniBazaar user interface is now available in Mandarin, Hindi, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Portuguese, Indonesian, Turkish, Korean, Vietnamese, Italian…

Worldwide Acceptance of Digital Securities Grows While tribeOS Sees Exempt Exchanges as Next Big Move

Ad Tech Startup CEO Matt Gallant Calls Out Industry "Crypto Cowboys" For digital securities to successfully navigate the waters of global finance, new territory is charted daily. And yet, a Titanic-sized obstacle remains: the widespread and often negative belief that digital assets are high-risk, unproven and unregulated. tribeOS, which launched the first federally approved Digital Security Offering (FIRE), continues its momentum in establishing a more accurate narrative. tribeOS CEO and co-founder Matt Gallant,…

Robin8 Beta Launches Revolutionary Blockchain Social Media + Digital Asset Marketplace for Photographers, Artists, Influencers, Inventors…

Register and Protect Your IP and Digital Assets on the Blockchain with Ability to Sell to Others Blockchain has become quite the revolution in the tech world, but until now, there has been no real application for the masses to utilize the power of blockchain. The Profile Management EcoSystem (PMES) by Robin8 is a revolutionary new blockchain platform where artists, inventors, influencers and digital property owners can claim ownership of data or digital assets by uploading it to the blockchain and buy/sell. Using PMES,…

Social Market Analytics Partners with RCM-X for Sentiment-Driven Advanced Algo Trading

RCM-X, the Trading Technology Subsidiary of Rcm Alternatives, and Social Market Analytics (SMA) Announced a Partnership to Incorporate Sma's Cryptocurrency Data Feed into the Logic of RCM-X's Advanced Order Types and Technologies Alternative data such as social media platforms and feeds have become a vital source of information for traders of all shapes and sizes, particularly in cryptocurrency markets. The SMA Cryptocurrency Sentiment Feed will offer traders a first-of-its-kind tool for including social media sentiment…

Coil Unveils Monetized Platform for Content Creators

Coil Provides First Look at Reimagined Business Model for Content Creators with Streaming Micropayments and an Alternative to Advertising and Site-By-Site Subscriptions Coil, a San Francisco-based start-up founded by the former CTO of Ripple, announced its new publishing platform designed to help creators monetize their content. "Content creators are the fabric of the internet, but too few can make a living doing what they love," said Stefan Thomas, CEO and founder of Coil, co-creator of the Interledger Protocol …

Crypto Terminal Offers a Market Intelligence Platform for the Digital Asset Industry

Crypto Terminal Has Developed Its Proprietary M.I.E Technology to Help Users Stay Informed Crypto Terminal provides digital currency traders and investors a new way to keep up to date with all the essential information they need to be successful in the cryptocurrency industry. Crypto Terminal utilizes machine learning and artificial intelligence to generate deeper insight and signals from multiple unstructured data sources in real time. Crypto Terminal proprietary M.I.E (monitor, inform, execute) technology helps users…

Copyright Management: Copibec Adopts Blockchain Technology

Copibec is leading the way by embracing blockchain technology through a partnership with Montreal start-up Scenarex, the leading developer of digital publishing solutions built on blockchain technology. The goal of this partnership is to deliver an automated copyright management platform for businesses that use copyright-protected content. This new platform will meet a key need for Copibec’s clients who are committed to complying with copyright while ensuring that content can be shared smoothly within their organizations.…

Mobile Payments Platform, MOVO, Secures Patents for First-In-Industry Technology

Enabling Real Time Payment Card (RTPC) technology, MOVO, a mobile payments platform and app, announced the issuance of US Patent No. 10,127,528 and the allowance of a Canadian counterpart expected to issue as Canadian Patent No. 2,934,603 in the short term, relating to a collaborative worldwide financial services ecosystem for provisioning RTPC. MOVO's technology, known as HYPERBIN, is a cutting-edge system linking yesterday's old world card issuing technology to the new world of revolutionary digital payments, promoting…

Prediction Series 2019: Interview with Ian Kane, Founder and COO, Ternio

Tell us about your journey into technology and how you started Ternio. I have worked in digital media for over 10 years with a heavy focus on business development, sales, and strategy. My career started as the 1st employee in a media startup which grew into a $50mm a year business during my tenure. Over my career, I’ve had the opportunity to work in both early stage and mature organizations, be a part of acquisitions on the buy and sell side, and drive go-to-market strategy for various data and media products. Seeing…

Increasing Reliance on E-commerce Aids the Global Payment Gateway Market Growth

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary Payment gateways are becoming increasingly popular as online transactions become more abundant. Payment gateways help authorize and authenticate online transactions between a business and a bank. Gateways offers consumers a much more secure transaction, preventing fraudulent incidents. Primarily, the e-commerce market growth is rapidly accelerating, due to the large influx of online shoppers. According to data compiled by Imarc Group, the global payment gateways market reached USD 10…

The 23rd Paley International Council Summit: Rethinking the Game: Moving Media Forward in 2019 and Beyond

The Paley International Council Summit Returned to Europe; Frank A. Bennack, Jr., Officially Opened the 23rd Annual Paley International Council Summit The Paley Center for Media held its 23rd Paley International Council Summit in London on November 30, marking the Summit’s return to Europe. For more than twenty years the Paley International Council Summit has brought together world dignitaries and CEOs from today’s top media and technology companies to advance the exchange of ideas and foster a sense of community. This…

Interview with Steve Wadsworth, President and CEO, Tapjoy

"The biggest challenge for Marketing Automation platforms is that they need to be tailored for the specific goals of the marketer and the specific desires of the consumer, and that requires the right mix of automation and human control."Tell us about your journey into technology. What galvanized you to be part of Tapjoy? I spent a long time working for Disney, including 11 years as the President of the Disney Interactive Media Group. During that time, I saw the digital media industry change dramatically, and I recognized…

5 Reasons to Join the Mobile E-Commerce Bandwagon

More than 5 billion people — two in every three living on the planet — are now connected on mobile devices, and it’s estimated that three-fourths of the global population will have a connection by 2020. As the ranks of mobile users continue to swell, the mobile device is assuming more importance than ever in e-commerce, where mobile accounts for a growing share of consumer spending. One in four e-commerce dollars is now spent on a mobile device, and 62 percent of smartphone users say that they’ve made a purchase using…

TechBytes with Jessica Ortega, Web Security Research Analyst, SiteLock

Jessica Ortega Web Security Research Analyst, SiteLock On an average, websites are attacked 58 times per day. A single successful attack can have devastating consequences for an online business. We spoke to Jessica Ortega, Web Security Research Analyst, SiteLock, to understand the malware trends that are currently in play and which websites are more prone to security infringements.Tell us about your role at SiteLock and the part you played in curating the report — The SiteLock Website Security Insider Q2 2018. I’m a…

Bitsclub Vision Program Enters Strategic Partnership With Contentos to Create Decentralized Global Content Ecosystem

The Bitsclub Vision Program (BVP), a project birthed by collaboration between Bitsclub and a variety of renownedentrepreneurs and businesses, and Contentos (COS), a decentralized global content ecosystem, announced a plan for strategic cooperation (BVP-COS) on September 6th. COS is now BVP's first project, and BVP will provide a full range of technological, asset, and media support to the Contentos team. Bitsclub Vision Program (BVP) and Contentos (COS) have joined forces…

OmniBazaar Releases Advanced “Peer-To-Peer-To-Peer” Network Architecture

OmniBazaar, Inc. announced that it has released an updated version of its e-commerce marketplace software, OmniBazaar. The new version uses the company's patented "peer-to-peer-to-peer" network architecture. The advanced design solves a long-standing problem with peer-to-peer systems. Older peer-to-peer systems require that users keep the peer-to-peer networking software running and stay connected to the internet to participate in e-commerce or file sharing. The new OmniBazaar network architecture allows users to sell…

Interview with Allison Stern, Co-Founder and CSO, Tubular

"Data is one thing, but insights are the key to the recommendations on what people really want. Nobody wants data on its own."Tell us about your role at Tubular Labs and how you got here. What galvanized you to co-found Tubular Labs? I founded Tubular Labs six years ago. I was always passionate about media, wanted to be in the media industry. When I was in college, I ran the TV station, then went out to Los Angeles and had an internship at 20th Century Fox. There, I realized that my passion was actually for the business…

Refereum Launches New Community Growth Engine for Blockchain Companies

Refereum has announced the launch of its Community Growth Engine, a web widget that will let blockchain companies directly reward their most active community members for their engagement and interactions with tokens and other prizes. Founded by a team of veteran game-industry experts and blockchain specialists, Refereum is a secure, reliable and auditable way for members of an ecosystem to connect and be compensated for content creation. At launch, Refereum’s Community Growth Engine’s customers include: Rupie Rupie…