Articles written by: Candy Moore

Civic Is Turning Into a Crypto-Powered Personal Data Market

“I never thought we‘d get it.” That‘s Vinny Lingham, co-founder and CEO of the blockchain identity startup Civic, talking about the company‘s acquisition of “Identity” – a fitting web domain for a company built around the idea of putting personally identifiable data in the control of its owners. To that point, Lingham said he had always thought Identity would be […]

Kerry’s elder statesmen need to prove their worth

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It is all on the line for Eamonn Fitzmaurice

“We’re fighting for our lives and we’ll have to bring everything.” You trust Éamonn Fitzmaurice knows the “we” relates to him and his management. You trust he knows the responsibility to improve rests with him and his assistants as much as the players. A pointed finger towards his players this week, as the Native American Navajo tribe’s proverb goes, shoots three straight […]

Ailing football needs an innovator on the inside

Just months after a riveting 2001 football championship had captured the public imagination with the advent and novelty of the backdoor, Ger Loughnane proclaimed in his book, Raising The Banner: “The biggest problem with hurling is that it is in danger of being swamped by football. Sign in or register for FREE to continue enjoying and to comment on our great range […]

Donald Trump says NATO is better funded “only because of me”

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is better-funded “only because of me,” said Trump in a tweet. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Related News President Donald Trump on Tuesday took personal credit for the strength of NATO, an organization he has frequently criticized, and cast his recent meeting with ally countries in a positive light. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is better-funded “only […]

Islamic State fighters kill at least 15 Taliban in Afghanistan

Northern Afghanistan has become one of the main areas of Islamic State activity in Afghanistan. (Representational) Islamic State fighters attacked the house of a Taliban commander in the northern Afghan province of Sar-e Pul on Tuesday, killing at least 15 people as they were attending a prayer ceremony, the provincial governor’s office said. The attack, in Sayyad district of Sar-e […]

Russian establishment chalks up Trump summit as a win for Vladimir Putin

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin speaks during an interview with Fox News after a meeting with US President Donald Trump in Helsinki. (Source: Reuters)  Related News Russia’s political and media establishment heralded talks between the Russian and US leaders in Helsinki as a victory for Vladimir Putin in breaking down Western resolve to treat Russia as a pariah. “The West’s attempts […]