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Blockchain: ‘Bitcoin playboy’ given suspended detention center sentence for cryptocurrency publicity stunt

Blockchain: ‘Bitcoin playboy’ given suspended detention center sentence for cryptocurrency publicity stunt

The “Bitcoin BTC playboy” that made it rain money over one of Hong-Kong‘s poorest neighborhoods has been handed a suspended prison sentence for the stunt. Wong Ching-kit, also known as “Coin Young Master,” fessed up to the stunt and accepted charges for “committing a nuisance in a public place,” South China Morning Post reports. He…

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Cloud Computing: Tag Shuttleworth bought a tech startup he constructed in his garage for $575 million and feeble the money to stir to house

Cloud Computing: Tag Shuttleworth bought a tech startup he constructed in his garage for $575 million and feeble the money to stir to house

Mark Shuttleworth may not be the most famous South African tech entrepreneur in the world, but he has achieved something that Musk is yet to experience: a trip to space. The 45-year-old left this planet in 2002 on a "crazy" mission which we will come to later. Since then, he has established open source software…

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Blockchain: US prisons are taking programming books off the cupboards over ‘security considerations’

Blockchain: US prisons are taking programming books off the cupboards over ‘security considerations’

Last week, the Oregon Department of Corrections (DoC) has banned prisoners from reading dozens of books related to technology and programming, citing security concerns. According to records obtained by Salem Reporter, the banned titles — “Windows 10 for Dummies,” “Python Programming For Beginners,” “Blockchain Revolution,” and others — are part of the 1,600 books not…

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Blockchain: Increasing a Lean and Purposeful SaaS Accounting App

Blockchain: Increasing a Lean and Purposeful SaaS Accounting App

Companies and startups are turning to software-as-a-service solutions for their accounting needs more and more. Plenty of licensed software products exist in the market, but SaaS apps provide advantages that programs like Microsoft Excel can’t. First, SaaS accounting apps are often less expensive thanks to their subscription models and users’ ability to exclude features they…

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