Facial Recognition Technology and What It Means for Data Privacy and Protection

Imagine walking into a store, picking up a pint of milk, heading to the cash desk, shooting the cashier a smile, and going on your merry way. No card, no cash, no phone; just your...


Sell Your DNA = Get Tokens. How Blockchain Is Changing Genetic Research.

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Blockchain and tokens have become stalwart parts...


The AI-Based Startup That Knows Your Skin Better Than You Do

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Anti-aging. Miracle-cure. Dermatologically tested....


These Real Life Bitcoins Are Bringing Cryptocurrencies Offline

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** 2017 wasn’t the year of the Rooster, it was the...


We’re Wearing Our Data – What Wearables and the Internet of Things Mean for Data Privacy

Dave is an average US worker. His day starts when his smart watch buzzes gently on his wrist, and ends when it tells him he needs to get some shut eye to rack up the eight hours he...


Why This Crypto-Company is Quickly Changing the Way You Pay for Everything

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Twenty years ago, the idea of walking into a...


Machine Learning Is Taking Over the Medical Profession – But Not in the Way You Might Think

Art or science? For most people, medicine will fall into the latter category. But, while medical training gives the hard and fast facts, there is an element of creative thinking...


Blockchain Technologies and the Data Privacy Revolution: Who Has the Power Over User Data?

It makes sense to be protective of our possessions. But what about intangible possessions like data? People all around the world are increasingly becoming more and more protective...