UK surveillance ruled unlawful by Court of Appeal

The extent of the UK government’s surveillance powers is staggering, but it may be forced to scale them back following a ruling they’re unlawful. Some of the powers in question were introduced as part of the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act (DRIPA) which...

Why blockchain investment will reach $2.1 billion in 2018

Distributed ledger technologies (DLT) will gain new momentum this year. Worldwide spending on blockchain solutions is forecast to reach $2.1 billion in 2018, according to the latest worldwide market study by International Data Corporation (IDC). The industry analyst...