Banking Tech, 02/20/19
Japan’s fintech boosted by nonbank money transfers
The Financial Services Agency will grant licences for a more competitive nation.
Breakingviews - Hadas: Profit and innovation go different ways
(Reuters Breakingviews) - American companies are looking weak when it comes to t...
Vodafone 'world-first' connects smartphones to 5G network
Vodafone connects handset in Barcelona ahead of MWC next week.
PR Newswire, 02/20/19
New Research Shows Significant Improvements In Mental Health With The Use Of Online Interventions In A Real-World Setting
NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Research recently published in the peer-reviewed International Journal of Wellbeing demonstrates that the u...
Psychology Today, 02/20/19
Campus Check-In: Mental Health Treatment Expands to Apps
As campuses struggle to meet mental health needs, digital tools are considered.
Mixmax brings LinkedIn integration and better task automation to its Gmail tool
Mixmax today introduced version 2.0 of its Gmail-based tool and plugin for Chrome that promises to make your daily communications chores a bit easi...
Business Wire, 02/20/19
Fast Company Names FireEye One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies
FireEye receives number six spot out of 410 in Fast Company's list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies.
Tech Xplore, 02/20/19
Amazon's 'collaborative' robots offer peek into the future
Hundreds of orange robots zoom and whiz back and forth like miniature bumper cars—but instead of colliding, they're following a carefully plotted p...
IEEE Spectrum, 02/20/19
LoRa’s Bid to Rule the Internet of Things
The wireless standard is already behind more than 100 low-power, wide-area networks around the world
Qualcomm Debuts Second Chip In Run-Up To 5G
Qualcomm, the largest maker of smartphone chips, announced the launch of a new chip to connect mobile devices with 5G high-speed data services late...
AI Chip Market Will Soar to $34 Billion in Five Years, Says Analyst
Wells Fargo’s Aaron Raker says start-ups like Graphcore, Wave Computing, Cambricon, Cerebras, Mythic, and Syntiant could take market share from Int...
Harvard Business Review , 02/20/19
How to Break Down Work into Tasks That Can Be Automated
Three distinctions to think about.
Payments Journal , 02/20/19
An ID-eal Position: Banks and Trusted Digital Identity
The rapid pace of digital transformation has left many industries scrambling to find secure, convenient ways of establishing identity for
Business Wire, 02/20/19
Kemp Recharges Brand, Bolstering Automation and Predictive Analytics to Propel Enterprise App Experience (AX)
Kemp, the leader in powering always-on application experience (AX), today introduced enhanced automation and predictive analytics capabilities that fu
Crowdfund Insider, 02/20/19
U.S. Fintech PayJoy Announces Global Access to Lock API
PayJoy, a U.S.-based fintech startup, announced on Wednesday the global availability of its Lock API. PayJoy reported that the API allows PayJoy's ...
Oracle Times, 02/20/19
How to Bring Balance to IoT Device Identity Management with Blockchain
Current IoT authentication models generally rely on verification through username and password. As more and more IoT devices are introduced — it is...
Digital Insurance, 02/20/19
New insurtech Avinew tackles high insurance rates for driverless cars
Founder believes by leveraging data new company can provide better rates than most legacy carriers on emerging vehicle type.
Three Industries Poised For IoT Disruption
IoT is bound to disrupt these top industries and others in 2019 and onward.
AI Trends and Predictions to Watch out For This 2019
Global Investors have spent almost $150 million dollars in India's AI sector and the number has been growing since 2016.
The UK would be 'irresponsible' to let Huawei into 5G, think tank warns
Chinese tech giant Huawei is facing a new attack as it tries to persuade the UK government to let it help build super-fast 5G networks in the country.
How Internal Automation In Healthcare Is Helping Staff And Patients
Times change, the cloud got secure, and software-makers targeting the healthcare industry got HIPAA compliant. As a result, smaller healthcare prov...
Block Tribune , 02/20/19
Blockchain Intelligence Startup Neutrino Acquired By Crypto Exchange Coinbase
Blockchain intelligence startup Neutrino has been acquired by crypto exchange and wallet Coinbase for an undisclosed amount. Based in Italy, Neutri...
London Loves Business, 02/20/19
The daughter of telecom tycoon is changing the face of Thai agriculture
She may be known amongst many as the daughter of Thailand’s telecom billionaire Boonchai Bencharongkul, but Suparatana “Nina” Bencharongkul has com...
Butler to lead Cohen & Co. re/insurance & insurtech acquisition vehicle
John Butler is set to lead a Cohen & Company, LLC backed insurance, reinsurance and insurtech acquisition vehicle which is hoping to raise up to $150
Financial Post, 02/20/19
Innovation Nation: Why CEOs support basic income
Floyd Marinescu: When we all earn more, we all have more to spend, enabling innovation and entrepreneurship in a virtuous cycle
Tech Xplore, 02/20/19
Brain-inspired artificial intelligence in robots
Research groups at KAIST, the University of Cambridge, Japan's National Institute for Information and Communications Technology, and Google DeepMin...
Emerging Memories Team Up With AI
New fast non-volatile memory technologies are poised to assume large roles in edge-based AI applications. The new SCAiLE consortium as well as pre...
Driving Change In The Era Of Robotics And Workforce Automation
Remember, a weak communications plan can become the Achilles heel to your business transformation and digital innovation journey.
Tehran Times, 02/20/19
‘Knowledge-based systems in agriculture secure food safety’
TEHRAN – Due to lack of natural resources, knowledge-based systems in the agriculture sector are the only way that secure food safety, an official ...
Mobile Payments Today, 02/20/19
CipherTrace raises $15M to expand blockchain security business
CipherTrace, a Menlo Park, California based blockchain security firm, has raised $15 million in funding led by Palo Alto-based venture capital firm...
Tech HQ, 02/20/19
Digital identity verification opens doors to more than a bank’s foyer
It's a well-used trope in IT circles that legislation (and governments in general, for that matter) lags behind with technology by several years. W...
Light Reading, 02/20/19
An Inside Look at Verizon's Edge Computing Capabilities
Verizon has hinted at its interest in edge computing, but a comprehensive look at signals from around the company point to the potential for a broa...
Startland News, 02/20/19
San Francisco FinTech firm bringing 150 new jobs to KC; TrueAccord invests $1.34M
A Silicon Valley startup announced today a 12,000-square-foot shared services operation, pledging 150 new jobs as part of the $1.34M TrueAccord inv...
Harvard Business Review , 02/19/19
AI Is Not Just Getting Better; It’s Becoming More Pervasive
Sponsor content from Deloitte.
Tech Bullion, 02/19/19
A Look at Machine Learning for Data Entry Automation
At its most basic, data entry tends to be extremely repetitive and rote. There are different forms of data entry, of course, but they all have the ...
IBM enters into a new blockchain deal with Santander
IBM has made a deal with Santander to implement their cloud banking strategy with blockchain technology.
Apple acquires artificial intelligence voice startup PullString: report
Reports suggest the deal has been quietly signed for at least $30 million.
Ethereum Mining Pool Receives Mysterious $300K Blockchain Payout
Cryptocurrency mining pool Sparkpool received a payout today of over $300,000 for mining one block on the ethereum blockchain.
Cisco expects just 422 million 5G connections by 2022
In its latest mobile data report, Cisco predicts that only about 3 percent of total mobile connections will occur over upgraded high-speed networks...
Venture Beat, 02/19/19
T-Mobile updates 5G website to hype Sprint merger and rural broadband
With regulatory approvals taking longer than expected, T-Mobile hopes consumers will contact the FCC to support its Sprint merger and get faster 5G...
Coinbase buys blockchain intelligence startup to boost security and new asset discovery
Coinbase, the world’s most valuable crypto company, is gearing up to add more cryptocurrencies to its exchange thanks to its latest acquisition. We...
Deeply discounted student tickets for TC Sessions: Robotics + AI 2019
Are you a student within striking distance of Berkeley, California? Do you have a burning passion for robots and artificial intelligence? We have g...
Sphero hits Kickstarter with new RVR robotics platform
Last year, Sphero stepped away from the flashiness of Disney IP, opting instead to focus on education. It was a pragmatic business decision, above ...
Banking Tech, 02/19/19
French health insurtech Alan raises €40m
The firm says it is very close to breaking even.
Innovators , 02/19/19
Agtech startups bid for $250k
The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit and Radicle Growth, a San Diego-based acceleration fund, have teamed up for second the Radicle Challenge.