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The new form of transportation taking Europe by storm

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If you live in any major European city, you have probably seen an electric scooter. Maybe you have even used one yourself to get back from work or take a self-guided tour of a foreign city. Scooter-sharing programs are everywhere you turn and have become the go-to mode of transportation for urban areas around the…

Can a democracy exist without data privacy as a basic human right?

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In a world fueled by technology, data has quickly become the hottest commodity around. Data fuels business decisions, gives insights into consumer behavior, and creates a more efficient world. Alternatively, when data is not protected and falls into the wrong hands, it can spell disaster. The most valuable and profitable companies in the world rely…

Europe, Amazon, and The Global Economy All Felt the Heat in July

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The heatwave blanketing Europe did not come without severe economic consequences. In France, where temperatures broke records in July, the heatwave is expected to cause one of the country’s biggest exports, wine, to decrease by up to 13%. In the worst-case scenario, this could lead to the country’s worst output of wine in 5-years. The…

Global P2P Industry News Roundup – July

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Many people believe peer-to-peer business models only exist in the world of finance. Yet, over the past decade, more and more p2p businesses have popped-up in all areas of business. This is because the peer-to-peer economy operates in a model when two individuals interact directly with each other to conduct business. If two individuals conduct…

Could 3D Printing Build the Next Megacity?

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The world is full of man-made objects. From home piping to coffee mugs and everything in between, these objects have traditionally been mass produced in factories, using processes that are slow and cumbersome. But 3D printing could change all of that, allowing the everyday consumer to print their home goods, while also allowing industrial giants…

IoT: The Hottest Emerging Technology You Need to Know About

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Imagine a world where all of your devices are connected. Your alarm clock alerts your coffee maker to start brewing a fresh cup in the morning. Your printer automatically purchases new ink on your Amazon account when it notices the levels are running low. Your lawnmower alerts you when it is time to undergo maintenance…