AI, Big data, information technology, Smart City

Guiyang flexes its muscles with major advances in big data face technology

(Source: China Daily) High-tech company Guiyang Sensing Technology Co - located in Guiyang - has made great strides in its face recognition technology and its applications, helped by the city's favorable investment, industrial environment and its strong support for developing its big data industry. Founded by parent group Beijing Sensing Technology Co in September 2017,… Continue reading Guiyang flexes its muscles with major advances in big data face technology

Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Fintech

Financial sector forever changed from evolving Disruptive Technology

Buzzwords heard around the finance world such as Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Security Token Offerings (STOs), blockchain, etc. have forever changed the landscape of the financial sector. New technology introduced by a simple 9 paged white paper  over 10 years ago that made a tremendous impact that would have only been a dream when written. Technological progress may… Continue reading Financial sector forever changed from evolving Disruptive Technology

Cryptocurrency

International project launched to use blockchain to track DRC Cobalt

US-based automobile manufacturer Ford, US technology major IBM, South Korean cathode manufacturer LG Chem and China-based Huayou Cobalt have teamed up to launch a pilot blockchain project to track supplies of cobalt from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Overseen by sourcing group RCS Global, the project aims to aid manufacturers in ensuring that the… Continue reading International project launched to use blockchain to track DRC Cobalt

Cryptocurrency

How blockchain can save Chinese bike-sharing firms from the pitfalls of selfishness

(South China Morning Post) The fall of China’s bicycle-sharing sector, culminating in the December debacle of industry giant Ofo, is symptomatic of a bigger problem. It indicates that the wider sharing economy has plateaued, unable to meaningfully progress beyond cars and homes to realise its vast potential.  The solution could be blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin. Born 10 years ago,… Continue reading How blockchain can save Chinese bike-sharing firms from the pitfalls of selfishness

Cryptocurrency

99EX attends at China-Japan Blockchain Summit, marking its market presence in Japan

On Jan 14th, China-Japan Blockchain-ChainUP Unicorn Summit was held in Tokyo, Japan. 99EX was invited as a distinguished judge to attend this event together with many Japanese professionals engaged in blockchain project and media to discuss blockchain development in both countries. During the summit, 99EX was highlighted in several Japanese media reports, which sparked broad discussion and drew… Continue reading 99EX attends at China-Japan Blockchain Summit, marking its market presence in Japan