New Effort to Stop Human Trafficking Uses Data Analysis to Follow the Money — Fortune

  A coalition of nonprofits, law enforcement, and financial institutions is working to prevent human trafficking via the Traffik Analysis Hub, a system that aims to identify trafficking networks by analyzing the movement of money. The system uses IBM i2 software, which leverages augmented intelligence and machine learning to recognize terms and incidents related to human… […]

New Effort to Stop Human Trafficking Uses Data Analysis to Follow the Money — Fortune

  A coalition of nonprofits, law enforcement, and financial institutions is working to prevent human trafficking via the Traffik Analysis Hub, a system that aims to identify trafficking networks by analyzing the movement of money. The system uses IBM i2 software, which leverages augmented intelligence and machine learning to recognize terms and incidents related to human… […]

This Millionaire Will Accept Bitcoin Payment for His $15.9 Million Mansion — Fortune

  In 2013, Roy Niederhoffer, the president of New York-based R.G. Niederhoffer Capital Management, Inc., was in need of a place to live. He’d begun a long-term construction project to renovate a house in Manhattan, but in the meantime, he and his young family were living in a rental nearby, a situation he says was short-term… […]

Amazon Names James Farrell Head of International Originals — Variety

  Amazon Studios has named James Farrell head of international originals. Previously head of content, international expansion for the e-commerce giant’s entertainment arm, Farrell will, in his new role, lead the international original teams in Japan, India, Europe, Mexico and Brazil as well as future locations. “We’ve had significant success in this area to date and,… […]

The Little Details in Celebrity Stylist Kimi Yap’s Fairy Tale Wedding —

  Stylist Kimi Yap weds veteran partner Jarvis Sy in a stunning Michael Cinco gown on October 13, 2018.IMAGE Instagram (L) patdy11 via michael5inco (R) teampatdyStylist to the stars Kimi Yap simply got married … and her wedding looked like a dreamy scene from a fairy tale!Kimi, in addition to her sibling Boob Yap, is […]

Foreign exchange rates — Financial Post

OTTAWA — These are indicative wholesale rates for foreign currency provided by the Bank of Canada on Friday. Quotations in Canadian funds. Australia dollar 0.9344 Brazil real 0.3533 China renminbi 0.1891 Euro 1.5064 Hong Kong dollar 0.1671 India rupee 0.01786 Indonesia rupiah 0.000086 Japan yen 0.01165 Malaysia ringgit 0.3152 Mexico peso 0.06822 N.Z. dollar 0.864… via […]

Cryptocurrency Jobs Skyrockets in the U.S. Despite Recent Crypto Market Turbulence — ZyCrypto

  US job markets are now inundated with blockchain technology openings, says popular job platform Glassdoor. The company’s research found that the highest number of openings in this category was for software engineers specialized inn bitcoin and blockchain technology. A close second were openings for Technology Architects and product managers, says the Human Resources-focused research firm.… […]

How major US stock indexes fared Friday — Financial Post

U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued sell former favourites like retailers. Household goods makers rose again as a week of choppy trading concluded. On Friday: The S&P 500 index slipped 1 point to 2,767.78. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 64.89 points, or 0.3… via […]