World Wide Web Turns 30: Has it Failed – and What Comes Next?

Today, March 12, marks the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web. To celebrate, we’ll look back on how it began, assess the progress its made, and ask the all-important questions: has it failed – and what comes next? World Wide Web vs. The Internet While sometimes used interchangeably, it’s important to separate the World Wide Web from the Internet. The former refers to the network of information consisting of web pages and other similar resources, identifiable by Uniform Resource Locators, or URLs. The Internet, on the other hand, is the technology that enables users to access those resources. The

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Mass Adoption is Coming: The Biggest US Automaker Turns to Blockchain to Help Save Millions in Identity Theft

General Motors Financial has partnered with blockchain company Spring Labs to help reduce identity theft. It’s a move that could potentially save the car maker millions of dollars in fraud costs. As CCN previously reported, 95% of carmakers expect to use blockchain technology in the next three years, but General Motors is leading the pack. The partnership will see GM Financial, the finance branch of General Motors, join Spring Labs’ Spring Founding Industry Partners Program. The initiative is designed to advance the role of blockchain in data sharing. This is a huge nod towards real-world adoption of blockchain technology. Very

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Newsflash: Tesla Shares Nosedive After Major Analyst’s Consensus Turns to ‘Sell’

By CCN.com: Elon Musk and Tesla’s poor start to 2019 looks like it’s set to get worse. After news of a $ 1 billion debt balance and cost-cutting layoffs, analysts are adding to Tesla’s trauma. Tesla shares ended yesterday 1.11% down. Premarket moves showed a further fall for Tesla of over 2% as RBC downgrades the stock

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