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blockchainCrypto Invest Summit Review

The Crypto Invest Summit 2018 in Los Angeles had about 30 presentations or panel discussions. Some of the talks and panels were: Legal and Regulatory Overview, Marketing of ICO, Security vs Utility Tokens and much more. Securitize.io gave a talk …

blockchainTim Draper invests in companies that will create a movement

Tim Draper was one of the speakers at the Crypto Invest Summit in Los Angeles on May 1, 2018. He and Adam Draper spoke about Why Getting in Early Matters. Tim Draper has described how invests in companies and people …

blockchainFirmo protocol for financial derivatives on the blockchain

The Firmo protocol executes financial contracts on blockchain technology. Contracts are written using the domain specific language; FirmoLang. FirmoLang provides a secure execution environment for financial contracts on decentralized asset-classes. Similar to software built for airplane coordination, FirmoLang is formally …

aubrey de greyAubrey de Grey improves solution for HadwigerNelson problem

Aubrey de Grey present a family of finite unit-distance graphs in the plane that are not 4-colorable, thereby improving the lower bound of the HadwigerNelson problem. The smallest such graph that we have so far discovered has 15671585 vertices. Scott …

blockchainBlockchain will vastly improve the efficiency of the financial system and other industries

Blockchain can provide vastly improved efficiency to all financial systems and other industries. Blockchain can make transactions instantaneous, in-Sync, and transparent. Currently stock, bonds, options and futures trading have several days for settlement of transactions. The current system can have …

artificial intelligenceKurzweil talks about the current deep learning need for billions of examples or generation of examples

Ray Kurzweil gives an MIT course 6.S099: Artificial General Intelligence. For this entire recording, Ray did not use slides, so the video does not show any slides. This class is free and open to everyone. The goal is to take …

blockchainBlockchain 3.0 with Directed Acyclic Graphs (DAG) for ten of thousands of transactions per second

Bitcoin was Blockchain 1.0 and the decentralized Ethereum is Blockchain 2.0 and Blockchain 3.0 could be Direct Acyclic Graph (DAG). In mathematics and computer science, a directed acyclic graph, is a finite directed graph with no directed cycles. It consists …

lasersMathematics used to make powerful lasers

Nature – Scientists have used the mathematics of topological physics to produce a high-quality beam of laser light — a step that could lead to the first practical application of this burgeoning field. A team of physicists describes its device, …

facebook2018 Breakthrough Prizes in Science, Physics and Math

The sixth annual Breakthrough prize awards gave seven $3 million prizes 2018 Breakthrough Prizes in Life Sciences Awarded to Joanne Chory, Don W. Cleveland, Kazutoshi Mori, Kim Nasmyth, and Peter Walter. 2018 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics Awarded to Charles …