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Here are all the ways bitcoin could help address income inequality in the 2020s

As US income inequality reaches a record high, many wonder how blockchain technology and bitcoin fits in the equation. Digital currencies have the potential to bridge the global wealth gap, hedge-fund chief Mark Yusko told Business Insider. Developing regions throughout Southeast Asia, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa have had exposure […]
Here are all the ways bitcoin could help address income inequality in the 2020s
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A look at how Descartes Labs is leveraging AI to alert fire managers of wildfires and decrease the damage on homes and habitats across the US

Descartes Labs uses artificial intelligence to detect wildfires, and they can correctly spot one in a record-breaking time of nine minutes. Devastating wildfires are occurring much more frequently than ever before. The earlier one can be detected, the better. Descartes Labs launched their wildfire detector on July 1, 2019, and […]
A look at how Descartes Labs is leveraging AI to alert fire managers of wildfires and decrease the damage on homes and habitats across the US
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2 tech firms are using 3D printing to offer more affordable and efficient healthcare for all, from cheaper prosthetics to better neonatal care

3D printing has the ability to turn the manufacturing and healthcare worlds on their heads. Companies pioneering 3D printing in medicine say that it saves significant time and money compared to traditional ways of making life-changing devices. For example, Colorado-based Toughware Prosthetics, which has been creating affordable and accessible prosthetics […]
2 tech firms are using 3D printing to offer more affordable and efficient healthcare for all, from cheaper prosthetics to better neonatal care