• Coinbase targets WeChat success with Ethereum messaging app

    3 monthes ago - By CBR

    Coinbase is to use the Ethereum decentralised platform to bring a web browser type experience to mobile phones, allowing the user to access financial services via an open network.
    Token is the name of the new unit, and Coinbase listed the primary functions of the service as a private messaging app, a user controlled Ethereum wallet, and a browser for Ethereum apps.
    A driving force behind the initiative is the success of WeChat, a digital payments service in China that is being widely used, and also works on a basis of open protocols.
    Given the ubiquitous nature of cyber threats, security...
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  • United States Will Not Allow Mobile Phone Talk on Flights

    United States Will Not Allow Mobile Phone Talk on Flights

    3 monthes ago - By Mobile Tech Today

    The FCC is reversing course on a years-long effort that would have allowed airline passengers to use their mobile phones for voice calls during flights because the chairman says it's not in the public interest.
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  • FCC Head Meets Facebook, Cisco To Talk Net Neutrality Rules

    3 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Ajit Pai , Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission , met with representatives of Facebook, Apple, and several other major companies from the Silicon Valley with the goal of discussing net neutrality and the current rules regulating the open Internet, Recode reports. Pai discussed the topic with former FCC chairman Kevin Martin who's now employed by Facebook, in addition to meeting with Apple's Chief Legal Officer Bruce Sewell and Cisco's Chief Executive Officer Chuck Robbins, sources with knowledge of the meeting told Recode. In a statement provided to the media...
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