Lookout! The Top 5 Cybersecurity Threats

Table Of Contents Defining a Cyberattack Top 5 Cybersecurity Threats Cybercrime is only getting worse! Cybercriminals are constantly iterating, exploiting vulnerabilities, and engineering new and better ways to gain unauthorized access to data. As technology advances and fuels innovation for good, practical endeavors, it also facilitates bad actors as they pursue criminal undertakings. Technology such … Continue reading Lookout! The Top 5 Cybersecurity Threats

Quantum Computing and Cybersecurity: The Threat is Real!

Table Of Contents Introduction Quantum Computing Defined Cryptography in Computing Cybersecurity and Quantum Computing Conclusion/Recommendations Quantum Mechanics: Basic Concepts Introduction              Cybersecurity seems more myth than reality in the aftermath of the Equifax breach and the many subsequent ones. Hackers seem destined to crack even the most difficult cryptographic codes, … Continue reading Quantum Computing and Cybersecurity: The Threat is Real!

AR/VR: The Next Frontier in Banking and Financial Services

Table Of Contents What are AR and VR, exactly? 7 Examples where AR/VR are boosting Banking and Financial Services Exciting times ahead Technological advancements continue at breakneck speeds, facilitating more convenient user, consumer, and customer experiences while providing businesses a significant edge against both incumbents and new market entrants. Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality … Continue reading AR/VR: The Next Frontier in Banking and Financial Services

Blockchain 3.0: The Future of Blockchain and Beyond

Table Of Contents What is Blockchain 3.0? Main issues with Blockchain 1.0 and Blockchain 2.0 Blockchain 3.0 to the rescue! Now-and-into-the-Future  What is Blockchain 3.0? Blockchain 3.0 is an umbrella term for technological innovations solving significant problems with Blockchain 1.0 and Blockchain 2.0. To refresh your memories, Blockchain 1.0 arrived in 2009 when Satoshi Nakamoto … Continue reading Blockchain 3.0: The Future of Blockchain and Beyond

A Brief Guide to Blockchain

History of Blockchain Technology In The Beginning The conceptualization of blockchain technology goes back 40 years when David Chaum first proposed a blockchain-like cryptographic protocol in a dissertation called “Computer Systems Established, Maintained, and Trusted by Mutually Suspicious Groups” (Sherman et al., 2019). Nearly a decade later, Stuart Haber and W. Scott Stornetta, who worked … Continue reading A Brief Guide to Blockchain

What is web 3.0, and what does it mean for you? 

Web 3.0 is the next evolution of the Web. Its development brings a change that will enable us, humans, to improve as a society, and collective growth could result. We can already see glimpses of Blockchain establishing web 3.0 ground rules. This more advanced ecosystem incorporates a decentralized server system mitigating the need to log … Continue reading What is web 3.0, and what does it mean for you? 

Distributed Tracing: Why it matters?

Distributed tracing, what is it? Using distributed tracing, a user can monitor how application requests are flowing from a front-end device to a backend service. Developers can troubleshoot latency issues or errors by utilizing distributed tracing. Need of distributed tracing In a recent new relic e-book titled “quick introduction to distributed tracing”, In addition to increasing … Continue reading Distributed Tracing: Why it matters?