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Zoom’s CIO Sees a Rise in the Decentralized Workforce

Zoom might not be a decentralized app but as the go-to video conferencing tool for crypto project communications, it is seen by many as an important enabler of the industry’s various decentralized c

Alphabet’s Loon and SoftBank’s HAPSMobile turn solar-powered drones into flying cell towers – TechCrunch

Alphabet-owned Loon, the company that had been focused on delivering internet communications to remote areas via stratospheric balloons, has completed development work on a new payload for partner HAP

There’s still no good dating app for non-monogamous people

In our Love App-tually series, Mashable shines a light into the foggy world of online dating. One in five Americans have engaged in consensual non-monogamy. Actually, it’s probably more than that. [

What is the Doomsday Clock? Why Jerry Brown Wants You to Pay Attention

Here’s the sign-up, if you don’t already get California Today delivered to your inbox).If you’re worried about the state of the world, I’m sorry that I am about to remind you of another reason

WWE Stock Plummets Below $40 Per Share

WWE stock has sunk sub-$40 per share in premarket trading Thursday, following the pro wrestling company’s release of Q4 and full-year 2019 financials. While WWE reported Thursday it beat fourth-quar

Bitcoin ‘Best Bet’ in Crypto, XRP Will ‘Underperform’ — Mike Novogratz

Controversial altcoin XRP is still “proving” itself, but Bitcoin (BTC) remains the recommended investment choice in the cryptocurrency world, Mike Novogratz says.In a series of tweets on Feb. 6, v

ICE CEO: New Acquisition Opens Trillion-Dollar Market for Bakkt

Bakkt’s acquisition of a loyalty rewards company will “expand Bakkt’s presence across an asset class that today spans over $1 trillion in value,” its parent company’s CEO said Thursday.Speak

China’s smartphone giants reportedly unite to challenge Google’s Play Store

Huawei, Xiaomi, and BBK’s Oppo and Vivo are working together on a platform that will allow developers outside of China to upload their apps to all of the respective app stores simultaneously, Reuter

You should own your DNA, according to the biodata bill of rights

In the next decade, businesses and governments will increasingly collect biological data, from facial recognition to DNA. Every time you command a smart speaker, have your face scanned, or track your

WWE Exceeds Q4 Earnings Estimates, but WWE Network Subs Sink 10%

WWE beat fourth-quarter 2019 earnings estimates but missed on revenue expectations, despite reaching a record high thanks to its big “SmackDown” on Fox deal. Wall Street forecast earnings per shar

India’s Central Bank Keeps Key Lending Rate Unchanged

NEW DELHI—India’s central bank left its key lending rate unchanged Thursday but made it easier for banks to offer auto and housing loans as it looked for ways to jumpstart growth without exacerbat

BU’s Center for Computing and Data Sciences is fossil fuel-free

The city of Boston has a goal to be carbon neutral by 2050, but Boston University, which occupies 135 acres of the city, aims to be carbon neutral by 2040. It’s not because the school is competitive