Tag: government

How tech is transforming the intelligence industry

Shay Hershkovitz Contributor Shay Hershkovitz is a Senior Research Fellow at The Intelligence Methodology Research Center (IMRC). At a conference on the future challenges of intelligence organizations held in 2018, former Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats argued that he...

/ August 11, 2019

Net neutrality battle gets a new day in court tomorrow

More than a year after net neutrality was essentially abolished by a divided Federal Communications Commission, a major legal challenge supported by dozens of companies and advocates has its day in court tomorrow. Mozilla v. FCC argues that the agency’s...

/ February 1, 2019

911 emergency services go down across the US after CenturyLink outage

911 emergency services in several states across the U.S. remain down after a massive outage at a CenturyLink data center. The outage began after 12pm ET on Thursday, according to CenturyLink’s status page, and continues to cause disruption across 911 call...

/ December 29, 2018

Decent is proud to be a founding member of the Blockchain Association. Here’s why.

Decent’s the first healthcare project joining leaders like Coinbase and Digital Currency Group to help shape the future of crypto. Policy matters. We believe the greatest existential threat to crypto is uninformed and unsupportive regulation. From the Blockchain Association’s launch post:...

/ September 15, 2018

Turkey’s economic crisis can trigger the next crypto bull run

Turkey, one of the biggest countries in terms of population (#19) and in terms of economic power (#13), is experiencing a serious economic crisis, which is mostly fueled by the current politics. The Turkish Lira has lost about 50% of...

/ August 25, 2018