Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Largest derivatives exchange to launch Bitcoin options in Q1 2020’

Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Nightingale used to say: Time is money! Bitcoin Price We closed the day, September 20 2019, at a price of $10,181. That’s a minor 0.82 percent decline in 24 hours, or -$84.68. It was the lowest closing price in eight days. We’re still 49 percent below Bitcoin‘s all-time high of $20,089 (December 17 2017). Bitcoin market cap Bitcoin’s market cap ended the day at… This story continues at The Next Web Or just read… Read More

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How machine learning in policing could fuel racial discrimination

The debate over the police using machine learning is intensifying – it is considered in some quarters as controversial as stop and search. Stop and search is one of the most contentious areas of how the police interact with the public. It has been heavily criticized for being discriminatory towards black and minority ethnic groups, and for having marginal effects on reducing crime. In the same way, the police use of machine learning algorithms has been condemned by human rights groups who claim such programs encourage racial profiling and discrimination along with threatening privacy and freedom of expression. Broadly speaking,… This story continues at The Next Web …read more Source::… Read More

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Businesses can now schedule Instagram posts and IGTV videos with Facebook — here’s how

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Earlier this week, Facebook released a new update for its Creator Studio, allowing businesses on the platform to schedule Instagram posts and IGTV videos up to at least six months in advance. This update isn’t completely new as companies have been able to schedule posts through third-party services for a while. But the problem with using third-party tools, including HootSuit and Sprout Social, is the annoying limitations like being unable to add multiple images… This story continues at The Next Web …read more Source::… Read More

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Everything we know about Neom, a ‘mega-city’ project in Saudi Arabia with plans for flying cars and robot dinosaurs

Saudi Arabia is building a futuristic mega-city called Neom deep in a desert bordering the Red Sea. The state has pledged at least $500 billion to make it happen, and is soliciting further investment. Blueprints obtained by the Wall Street Journal detail wild plans for artificial rain, a fake moon, robotic maids, and holographic teachers. Phase one is due for completion in 2020, with the final brick laid in 2025. It is unclear whether it will live up to its sky-high expectations. Here’s everything we know about the city which Saudi Arabia says will be 33 times the size of New York City. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.… Read More

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Everything we know about Neom, a ‘mega-city’ project in Saudi Arabia with plans for flying cars and robot dinosaurs

Saudi Arabia is building a futuristic mega-city called Neom deep in a desert bordering the Red Sea. The state has pledged at least $500 billion to make it happen, and is soliciting further investment. Blueprints obtained by the Wall Street Journal detail wild plans for artificial rain, a fake moon, robotic maids, and holographic teachers. Phase one is due for completion in 2020, with the final brick laid in 2025. It is unclear whether it will live up to its sky-high expectations. Here’s everything we know about the city which Saudi Arabia says will be 33 times the size of New York City. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.… Read More

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Biden demanded Trump release transcripts of a call where he reportedly badgered Ukraine’s leader to investigate his son 8 times

Joe Biden says Donald Trump must release transcripts from a call where he reportedly pestered Ukraine’s leader to investigate his son. Trump is accused of asking Vladimir Zelensky to probe Hunter Biden at least eight times during a July 25 call, multiple US news outlets reported, citing intelligence sources. Biden said late Friday that records of the call must be made available “so that the American people can judge for themselves.” Washington’s focus is currently glued on a mysterious conversation between Trump and a foreign leader that’s reportedly the focus of an August 12 whistleblower complaint from a US intelligence staffer. Trump has defended himself amid the allegations, saying on… Read More

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