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Sierra Leone Aims to Finish National Blockchain ID System in Late 2019

The government of Sierra Leone plans to adopt a blockchain-enabled national identity system by the end of 2019 Cointelegraph.com News

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UN, Sierra Leone Launch Blockchain-Based ‘Credit Bureau of the Future’

Sierra Leone’s president, Julius Maada Bio, announced a new initiative to create a national, blockchain-based credit bureau in partnership with the U.N. and tech non-profit Kiva Cointelegraph.com News

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The Sierra Leone Breakfast That Makes Lunch Unnecessary

Rice and Beans in Freetown In Freetown, Sierra Leone’s capital city, rice is synonymous with food. If someone asks you whether you’ve eaten, you should reply ‘yes’ only if you have eaten rice. Fruit and eggs for breakfast doesn’t count. But start your day with binch (beans) and rice and you will have eaten, and eaten well. When I lived in ...

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macOS High Sierra has a password-security problem

Apple’s latest and greatest operating system, macOS High Sierra, hit the digital airwaves on September 25 — promising a free upgrade to Macs around the world with at least 2GB of memory. And while the OS is chock-full of exciting new features, it’s the vulnerabilities that have at least one security researcher excited.  That’s because it turns out that, with ...

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macOS 10.13 High Sierra: The Ars Technica review

Enlarge / High Sierra wallpaper. The low-hanging clouds in the background may or may not be related to the name. (credit: Apple) If you’ve felt like the last few macOS releases have been a little light, High Sierra won’t change your mind. That’s not because there’s nothing here but because most of Apple’s development work this time around went into ...

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macOS 10.12 Sierra: The Ars Technica review

Enlarge / Asking Siri the important questions. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) When Mac OS X (as it was then called) first moved to a yearly release cycle in 2011, Apple had trouble defining its scope for each release. Lion, the first in this cadence and the first release to pull in a significant number of features from iOS, feels like a ...

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A one word review of macOS Sierra

 Hi! That new macOS X Sierra thing is almost out! There are so many new cool features. You can talk to your computer in humanish language. You can pay for stuff with your iPhone because if you have a Mac and an Android phone what are you doing with your life? There’s a thing that your friend’s TV had where you ...

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Sierra Pacific Mortgage Selects Tavant Technologies as Preferred Technology Partner

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — To Jointly Design and Implement a Technology Transformation Roadmap  Tavant Technologies, America’s most innovative mortgage technology company, today announced that it has partnered with Sierra Pacific Mortgage (SPM) to help… PR Newswire: Internet Technology

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