October 4, 2018

¿Do you remember that campaign in European cities telling something like “We´re not your grandma´s bank?” Yes, it was N26, a startup inspired on the Rubik cube, the one behind that eye-opener slogan.

We are at South Summit Madrid 2018 and we had the chance to talk to Ma...

October 4, 2018

Madrid #SouthSummit18, the most important event in southern Europe for entrepreneurs and investors, held at La Nave 3-5 October 2018, fulfilled the expectations of the attendees. The public was willing to learn about the latest disruptive innovations the 100 finalists...

June 25, 2018

With the sunny summer ready to kick off in July 1, the holidays bring new landscapes, cultures, and new food to get discovered. In many cases, food becomes a pleasure, sometimes a yummy obsession, or a problem if Muslim eaters cannot verify if what is on their food is...

May 21, 2018

Let’s assume you’re renting an apartment. The transaction would be governed by a Smart Contract. After paying the rent with Cryptocurrency, the amount would be kept in an escrow until you receive the keys of the place on moving day. If the keys don’t come, the smart co...

May 21, 2018

“Opening our UAE branch gives us the opportunity to serve the growing demand throughout the Middle East, Asia and Africa. All these markets are very different. While the appetite for ICOs is extremely strong in Asia, the Middle East and Africa have more demand for comp...

May 10, 2018

J.R.R. Tolkien gave three rings to the Elves, five to the Dwarfs, and seven to the humans. And one ring to rule them all. Now devices work together on IoT and rule us all. Congratulations to Aeler, Ballbox, Nurai, Pulse Active, Twistar, ZestIoT, Nester, MUrgency, Zenbi...

April 29, 2018

Financial inclusion is a key to reducing poverty and increasing prosperity, but the institution reported that more than 200 million formal and informal micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in emerging economies lack adequate financing because they do not h...

March 20, 2018

The effects of DDoS makes even clearer the call to action for protection against them: every attack lasts for an average of six hours at a 500Mb/s speed, causing $500K loses per attack. This year 300,000 DDos have happened and originated $150B of damages, and half of t...

March 2, 2018

Todd O’Brien was the master of ceremony of the centrifugal event in which ten teams presented their more innovative ideas on IoT, Blockchain, Open City Data, Urban Automation & Mobility, Artificial Intelligence, Sustainable Cities & Living, Smart Government, Smart Reta...

February 13, 2018

“In the UAE plants grow naturally in the desert using very little water and poor soil, so they are not competing for food. We decided to take advantage of these uniquely found resources and transform them into valuable products. We discovered not only beauty related pr...

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