Bitcoin Is Doomed According To This Influential Crypto CEO

The proof-of-work (POW) mechanism for confirming transactions on the Bitcoin blockchain, according to Sam Bankman-Fried, creator of the FTX crypto exchange, is limited when it comes to scalability. Especially when it comes to processing millions of transactions almost simultaneously. This makes it an unviable payment method. “The bitcoin network is neither a payment network nor … Read more

US-sanctioned attorney general reappointed

Guatemala’s Attorney General Consuelo Porras was reappointed on Monday (May 16) by President Alejandro Giammattei for a new four-year term after the United States put her on a list of personalities “corrupt”. Read alsoMario Vargas Llosa: “Guatemala was the playground of the Americans” “I have taken the decision to appoint the current Attorney General, María … Read more

Life insurance and inflation | Income

With the return of inflation, secure your life insurance contracts. The characteristics of French life insurance: French law life insurance contracts have very curious characteristics. Three are particularly worth mentioning: 1 – entrants into what is known as the “euro fund” of the insurance company are entered at the book value of the fund’s assets … Read more

an emerging hydrogen storage technology

A team of researchers led by the Berkeley lab and in direct partnership with the Department of Energy’s Office of Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies just tested back-up power systems based on porous crystalline materials compounds of metal ions. Known as MOFs (Metal-Organic Frameworks), this emerging hydrogen storage technology could prove very competitive. If it … Read more

Elon Musk thinks he can solve the problem of tinnitus within 5 years

Currently, there is no miracle cure to overcome tinnitus. Yet around 2027, people could be treated thanks to the Neuralink brain chip. Recently, Elon Musk responded positively to a question on Twitter about the possibility that the chip in question could provide such treatment. Neuralink to save tinnitus victims? Tinnitus is very disturbing noises such … Read more

Franco-Venezuelan doctor charged in the United States for selling ransomware

A Franco-Venezuelan doctor has been charged in the United States for the sale of ransomware used in computer attacks, the United States Department of Justice announced on Monday May 16. Moises Luis Zagala Gonzalez, a 55-year-old cardiologist residing in Venezuela, is accused by the American courts of “computer intrusion attempts” and to have “conspired to … Read more

RPA, blockchain and artificial intelligence: the future of insurance?

This article is signed Jean Langlois Berthelotteacher at SciencesPo and Marc-Olivier Boissetcybersecurity specialist. This article provides a summary of a conference given to insurance executives on May 12, 2022 in Neuilly-sur-Seine The field of insurance is undergoing profound transformations. Several technologies are likely to permanently change the professions in this sector. Among these technologies we … Read more