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Opinion pieces written by industry leaders and technical experts represent one of the most interesting formats used on our website. Our guests share their experience with our readers and speculate about accomplishments, problems and future prospects in the modern world of science and technology. The authors’ views and opinions don’t represent the absolute truth, but these are the types of statements that we try to find in the over-saturated media market. After all, we are also readers just like you, and we want to make up our own minds after studying columnist’s pieces - which often represent completely opposite points of view.

Pavel Trufanov

Павел Труфанов — постоянный автор Hitecher. Пишет о медицинских и биологических открытиях, а также про технологии, которые сегодня проникают во все сферы — от бизнеса до повседневного быта. Павел закончил Московский государственный университет по специальности биология.

The downfall of Galaxy Fold, the idea crisis and the future of smartphones

Samsung has cancelled the release of Galaxy Fold. Why do engineers, designers and users rarely see eye to eye, and what can we expect from the mobile industry in the future?

What’s wrong with Facebook’s new strategy?

2018 was the most difficult year for Facebook. Now, the company has announced a complete overhaul of its confidentiality and safety policies. This is not about customer experience - it’s a last-ditch effort to save the company

Selling alcohol and medicine online in 2019: how hard can it be?

Do you think that managing a crypto business is the hardest thing to do in 2019? Try selling something else online. What about good old alcohol? After all, prohibition ended a long time ago, demand is high, and lots of people want to work and make money. Unfortunately, it’s not that simple

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Alex Reinhardt

A venture investor and economist with over 10 years of practical experience in startups and venture capital, a business development expert. Еntrepreneur and founder of over 10 projects in IT and FinTech (financial technologies) with aggregate capitalisation over €100mln including PLATINCOIN and ELVN . World Internet publications — Coin Idol, Bitcoin News Schweiz, Coinspeaker — often feature Alex Reinhardt’s comments on the developments in the crypto market.

Why do billion-dollar corporations need blockchain?

While populists are dreaming about blockchain transforming the global financial system, corporations are busy adapting distributed ledger technology to suit their specific business needs

Inflation in the Cryptocurrency World: Is It the End of Financial Stability?

A venture investor and economist with over 10 years of practical experience in startups and venture capital, a business development…

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Hitecher

Apple TV+ and the last video rental store, Spielberg and Netflix

At a recent presentation, Apple introduced several new subscription services including magazine platform Apple News+, iOS and…

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iFlagman

Igor Flagman. An economist and trader with 13 years of experience in various markets (forex and cryptocurrencies), author of signature trading strategies. A crypto investor and crypto markets analyst.

“And why is everybody so panicky?” Or what is in fact happening in the cryptocurrencies market

Hello everybody. I once again come to the conclusion that many market participants simply enjoy…

What is Pump-and-Dump or the Classical Stock Exchange Cheat

Now, in the period of pervasive cryptocurrency hype, I simply cannot but share with you a time-tested cheat in share…

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