The NFT Revolution: Transforming the Art Scene

In the last few years, the art world has witnessed an unprecedented transformation, thanks to the rise of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs). These digital assets, which utilize blockchain technology to certify ownership and authenticity, have not only reshaped the way we think about art and its distribution but have also opened new avenues for artists to monetize their work. Let's dive into how NFTs are changing the art scene, highlighting real-life examples of artists who are successfully navigating this new digital frontier.

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The digital euro will not be freely disposable

The digital euro is set to undergo a significant shift in terms of its usability. Gone are the days of freely spending money on anything and everything. The digital euro will be programmed to only be spent on approved transactions, ensuring that it remains within the boundaries of its intended use. The European Central Bank's digital euro, as outlined in a recent report by the German Ministry of the Interior, will possess a distinct characteristic - programmability. This means that the digital euro will be designated for specific purposes, restricting its owner from unrestricted disposal.

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PRVCY 101: Digital anonymous payments

Welcome the era of privacy in payments! Digital anonymous payments are revolutionizing the way we transact and provide a secure safeguard for your financial activities. I'm not talking about central bank controlled CBDCs! Find out how to make truly anonymous payments - whether for discreet purchases or to protect your data - in the new blog post.

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PRVCY 101: Data Analytics. A guide to protecting the digital privacy of your consumers

In this blog section, we discussed the key factors to consider when choosing a data analytics platform that prioritizes consumer digital privacy. By ensuring the platform offers robust data encryption, data minimization, granular access controls, privacy impact assessments (PIAs), and comprehensive audit logs, you can safeguard your customers' sensitive information and comply with privacy regulations.

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Iphone is having a identity crisis

Apple has been in the process of repositioning itself as a service company for some time now. The company has been constantly rolling out new and updated subscription options for cloud storage, music and news. Don't forget that Apple has invested enough money in Apple TV to win an Academy Award for Best Movie and beat Netflix. And Apple securing the rights to Major League Soccer and bringing Lionel Messi to a soccer team in Florida is one of the biggest moves in sports and streaming right now. That's just the tip of the iceberg, because inside, the hardware is losing the magic of years gone by. What's going on?

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We are all suspects until we prove otherwise

In the words of the European Union, the proliferation of images and videos of child sexual abuse, which has increased dramatically with the development of the digital world, makes it possible to create "solutions" where it is acceptable to control all our digital activities. Even though the harm experienced by victims is infinite and perpetrators have found new ways through digital services to access and exploit children and providers of hosting or interpersonal communication services, our privacy and intimacy is a fundamental human right.

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Top 5 worldwide cyber attacks in 2023

As 2023 draws to a close, is there anything we can learn from a cyber security perspective? Once the dust settles on the year and figures emerge, which is usually in the first quarter of the following year, it will likely show that familiar trends continue. As you read on we’ll document the biggest and most famous cyber attacks of 2023 as they happen. We’ll offer some technical analysis, insight and, where possible, explore lessons that can be learned.

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Iris scanning for money: would you do it?

For some time now, a phenomenon has been appearing in squares and public places in Argentina and other Latin American cities: long queues of people waiting to have their irises scanned with a silver-coloured ball on a tripod. This is the Worldcoin project, an initiative by Sam Altman, the owner of OpenAI, the company that developed ChatGPT, which gives out money (cryptocurrencies or dollars) in exchange for having your eye scanned.

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Breaking Free: Building a Business Beyond Social Media

Big tech platforms are now as important as the postal service, bank loans, telephony and other essential services that businesses build their operations around. Here I explain what big tech dependency means, but also how to get out of the rabbit hole. Why? Since the last decade, many content-driven businesses have gone fully digital. This shift has inevitably tied them to platforms managed by tech companies or made them dependent on big tech companies.

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The Power of Blockchain Technology: A Comprehensive Exploration

In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, one term has become increasingly synonymous with innovation, security, and transparency - blockchain. Originally devised as the underlying technology for cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, blockchain has transcended its initial application, showing promise in revolutionizing various industries. In this comprehensive guide, we'll unravel the intricacies of blockchain technology, exploring its core principles, applications, and the transformative impact it has on our digital future.

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