Ripple’s Director of Technology (CTO) Recommends Using XRP at Amazon and Uber

According to David Schwartz, the technical director at Ripple, the largest companies around the world should be able to take advantage of the use of crypto-currencies and Blockchain, especially the XRP which is now an excellent way to cross-border instant payment. Ripple: a profitable, transparent, fast-moving currency Ripple’s CTO prompted several companies to use virtual currencies during his […]

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Amazon Web Services Announces General Availability of Amazon Managed Blockchain

After having been in the pilot project phase since its announcement in October 2018, at the company’s AWS re: Invent conference , Amazon’s Blockchain as a Service, BaaS , known as Amazon Managed Blockchain (AMB), is currently moving into the production phase . Updates still to be made The announcement was made by Jeff Barr, the chief evangelist for Amazon Web Services (AWS). Amazon Managed […]

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Amazon offers Blockchain services

At the AWS re: Ivent conference in Las Vegas, Amazon made a splash on the prospect of new perspectives on its cloud service . Andy Jassy, ​​the company’s cloud leader, announced the induction of a few new technologies, including a Blockchain that can handle data transactions with greater speed and convenience. Amazon returns to the Blockchain Apparently, Andy Jassy’s statement on […]

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Amazon investigates employees who have resold confidential data

SAN FRANCISCO | Amazon is investigating possible cases of employees reselling confidential data to third-party companies, said the e-commerce giant on Sunday, confirming information from the Wall Street Journal. According to the newspaper, which does not give figures, Amazon employees, usually through intermediaries, sell internal data and other confidential information to merchants who market their products […]

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Giants who pay nothing to the taxman

Netflix, Google, Amazon and Apple and other internet giants are masters in the art of tax avoidance Every year, Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple (sometimes called GAFA) make hundreds of millions of dollars in profits in Canada. But most of them do not pay tax or sales tax. From 1 st January 2019, Quebecers will pay QST on […]

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Pharmacists want to beat Amazon

They rely mainly on technology and lower fees to attract customers While Jean Coutu and Pharmaprix are slow to turn the corner any internet, independent pharmacists are shop on the web only, hoping to grab valuable market share to become the “Amazon” pharmaceutical. At POSO +, rue Ontario Est in Montreal’s south-central district, no frozen […]

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Molson starts selling beer on Amazon

Molson Coors launches sales of non-alcoholic beer on Amazon, a first in the country according to the company that now offers its premium golden lager Coors Edge on the Jeff Bezos merchant site. “We are excited to be at the forefront of the market by offering an alcohol-free beer on Amazon for the first time […]

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Montreal will keep secret costs

Impossible to know how much Montreal International paid for its unsuccessful attempt to attract Amazon Although most of its funding comes from governments and municipalities, Montreal International refuses to disclose the costs of the campaign to try to attract the second largest headquarters of Amazon (HQ2) , the largest in the world. his history. “No one remembers […]

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