Monday , June 25 2018

Overwinter Ahead: What Should Happen When Zcash’s First Hard Fork Hits

Overwinter Ahead: What Should Happen When Zcash’s First Hard Fork Hits Privacy-oriented cryptocurrency zcash is about to undergo its first-ever hard fork. Called “Overwinter,” the update requires all users of the nearly $800 million blockchain to switch to a new software. But while these kinds of system-wide changes can be …

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Snag your super early-bird passes for Disrupt Berlin 2018 – TechCrunch

Snag your super early-bird passes for Disrupt Berlin 2018 – TechCrunch Der frühe vogel fängt den wurm! Yikes, if we’re trotting out our tortured German to say “the early bird catches the worm,” it can mean only one thing, folks. It’s time for all you European startup fans to go …

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Toyota’s Japanese market-only Century luxury sedan costs as much as two Lexuses

Toyota’s Japanese market-only Century luxury sedan costs as much as two Lexuses Toyota Motor Corporation’s most luxurious sedan isn’t for sale in the U.S. The 2018 Toyota Century introduces the company’s premier automobile’s third generation. Sold only in Japan, the Century is intended for chauffeur-driven VIPs. The post Toyota’s Japanese …

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In Army of None, a field guide to the coming world of autonomous warfare – TechCrunch

In Army of None, a field guide to the coming world of autonomous warfare – TechCrunch The Silicon Valley-military industrial complex is increasingly in the crosshairs of artificial intelligence engineers. A few weeks ago, Google was reported to be backing out of a Pentagon contract around Project Maven, which would …

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