Belgian insurtech startup Qover lands €8 million to expand across Europe
Brussels-based insurtech startup Qover has raised €8 million in a funding round led by Alven and Portag3 Ventures, with participation from the exis...
Payments Execs Weigh In On Innovation For The Roaring 2020s
The 2010s are almost over — get ready for the 2020s. PYMNTS queried 29 payments execs to get a sense of the most important payment innovations of t...
Reinsurance News, 06/26/19
Insurtech Tensorflight closes $2m funding round
Insurtech startup Tensorflight has closed a $2 million round of funding as the company looks to scale its computer vision risk assessment service for
Digital Signage Connection , 06/26/19
How IoT is Improving Digital Signage in a Range of Industries
Digital signage quickly established its place as “must-have” technology largely thanks to its massive flexibility, which meant that it could find a...
Felix Launches Digital Health Platform Following $750,000 Seed Round
Felix Health has launched its digital healthcare platform offering access to treatments for common lifestyle health issues, following a $750,000 Se...
Verdict-Medical Devices , 06/26/19
World Wellbeing Week: How BioBeats is using AI to decode mental health
London-based start-up BioBeats is reducing stress in the workplace using it's artificial intelligence based wellbeing app
Upping enterprise security with continuous authentication
Moving beyond the basics of security, continuous authentication shows promise in the fight against cybercrime
How Many of Your Smart Gadgets Can Actually Get a Virus?
You might have noticed the brouhaha over the since-deleted Samsung tweet advising users to run antivirus scans on their smart TVs—but is such a mal...
Tech Target, 06/26/19
Why user identity management is a security essential
User identity management is the essential mechanism for IT security teams to know who is on their networks and what devices they are using. Putting...
Five changes enterprises can expect with edge computing
As enterprises embrace edge computing, they can expect big payoffs.
Network World , 06/26/19
Juniper’s Mist adds WiFi 6, AI-based cloud services to enterprise edge
Mist, a Juniper Networks company, has rolled out an artificial-intelligence, cloud-based appliance and a WIFI 6 access point aimed at helping user...
Walmart China turns to blockchain for food safety
PwC and VeChain used for blockchain system that will cover 100 product lines by the end of 2019.
Tech Target, 06/26/19
What is edge computing, and how can you get started?
You've likely heard of the concept, but what is edge computing? Explore this compilation of expert advice that defines edge computing, lists its be...
Bright Machines wants to put AI-driven automation in every factory
There’s a mythology around today’s factories that says everything is automated by robotics, and while there is some truth to that, it’s hard to bri...
Anadolu Agency , 06/26/19
African leaders discuss digitalization of agriculture
Report urges governments to put digitalization at core of national agricultural development policies - Anadolu Agency
Vulcan Cyber announces $10M Series A to automate security patching efforts
Many software vulnerabilities are already known, and vendors have even issued patches, but the problem is there are so many patches that it’s often...
Security Sales & Integration , 06/26/19
Cobalt Robotics Closes $35M in Series B Funding Round
The financing was led by Coatue, a global technology investment firm, and is intended for geographic expansion of services.
Breaking Down Blockchain's Dramatic Effect on the World
Blockchain's innovative nature has the ability to put data back in the hands of the people.
Automotive News , 06/26/19
Starsky Robotics reaches self-driving milestone
The autonomous trucking company removes the safety driver and sends its big rig on a 10-mile run along a Florida highway.
Geek Wire , 06/25/19
Can virtual assistants make healthcare more human? Startups create voice tech for doctors and patients
Peek into a random hospital room in the U.S. today, and you might see something that makes you cynical about technology. The classic scene is of a ...
Venture Beat, 06/25/19
Cobalt Robotics raises $35 million for security robots that patrol offices, warehouses, and parking lots
Cobalt Robotics, a San Mateo-based supplier of autonomous security robots for businesses, has raised $35 million in venture capital.
FMC is investing $50 million into its Newark agtech research facility
FMC plans to expand its Global Research and Development Headquarters over the next three years.
Huawei says two-thirds of 5G networks outside China now use its gear
As 5G networks begin rolling out and commercializing around the world, telecoms vendors are rushing to get a headstart. Huawei equipment is now beh...
Medical News Today , 06/24/19
First-of-its-kind robotic arm works without brain implant
In a breakthrough move, researchers have developed a high-fidelity, noninvasive interface that allows users to control robotic arms with their minds.
The Wall Street Journal, 06/24/19
U.S. Considers Requiring 5G Equipment for Domestic Use Be Made Outside China
The Trump administration is considering requiring that next-generation 5G cellular equipment used in the U.S. be designed and manufactured outside ...
Paramedics could use a 5G-powered 'robo glove' to make quicker diagnoses
5G technology could allow paramedics to diagnose medical problems more quickly, experts say, with the help of a "robo-glove" that can carry out rem...
How Leading Enterprises Are Building Blockchain Innovation On AWS
Companies are working to reap the benefits of blockchain, such as greater speed, efficiency, and reduced risk.
Cybersecurity Risks Are Threatening Deals, Industry Survey Shows
Cybersecurity issues are increasingly becoming a concern in mergers and acquisitions, a new survey shows, and lapses can jeopardize deals or haunt ...
Precision Ag, 06/24/19
Precision Agriculture is Evolving – Here’s How We Can Grow With It
Nestled in the Red River Valley, one of the country’s richest agriculture areas, Fargo, ND, has been building …
Business Weekly , 06/24/19
Australia takes Cambridge surgical robotics technology from CMR
CMR Surgical, the UK company pioneering a revolutionary robotic arm for micro-surgery, has struck a strategically significant deal with an Australi...
Phys.org , 06/24/19
Government-funded research increasingly fuels innovation
For the third year in a row, the Trump administration has proposed large cuts in science funding across a variety of agencies. Although Congress re...
Verdict , 06/24/19
Third Point Re makes strategic investment in insurtech Noblr
Bermuda-based reinsurance company Third Point Re has made minority equity investments in car insurtech start-up operating under Noblr brand.
Rethinking Innovation: In Conversation With Walter Dolhare
Wells Fargo Executive Vice President and Co-head of Corporate and Investment Banking Walter Dolhare sits down with Bloomberg’s Carol Massar at the ...
Retailers Show The Path Forward On AI Innovation
Retailers are getting smarter about artificial intelligence (AI), and the latest example of that innovative effort comes from Walmart. According to...
Channel 9, 06/24/19
Engineering Azure IoT Solutions with L&T TS
Meet our Azure IoT partner L&T TS that unlocks Digital Transformation with Azure IoT for O.T. (Operations Technology) applications across Manuf...
Livemint , 06/24/19
Opinion | Cryptocurrency debate hides Big Tech’s mental health failing
Those who monitor online content have to endure audio-visual clips with graphic descriptions of man’s inhumanity to man
Saudi Gazette , 06/24/19
MENA Fintech Association launched to support growing industry
MENA Fintech Association will seek to work with groups including start-ups and entrepreneurs, individual professionals and academia, financial inst...
AIThority , 06/24/19
Latest Acquisition: DataRobot Ushers into New Enterprise AI Horizon with ParallelM
Enterprise AI and automated ML solutions leader, DataRobot, has signed off on a deal to acquire ParallelM.
Tech Target, 06/24/19
Omron Health incorporates new capabilities for its Alexa skill
With added capabilities to its Alexa skill Omron Health -- like personalized report sharing and display -- the vendor hopes to increase blood press...
HPE boosts edge presence with new products
Infrastructure behemoth set to release numerous services and appliances this summer
World Economic Forum , 06/24/19
Here's why leaders need to care about mental health
How can today's leaders demonstrate the strength and wisdom needed to combat the challenges we face to our mental health? Here, four of the World E...
Jumping To A New Curve: Automate Past The Status Quo
Today’s cyber environment – where the attackers hold the upper hand — requires organizations’ security operations to take a different approach with...
Facebook Recruits Blockchain Program Manager
Facebook is reportedly seeking “to hire a finance program manager in blockchain,” according to a new job posting. The move comes amid the social me...
What To Know About Blockchain-Powered Cross-Border Value Transfers
Cryptocurrencies and their underlying blockchain technology are being touted as the next-big-thing after the creation of the internet. One area whe...
Artificial Intelligence Is Coming for Our Faces
Trained for a week on a massive data set of portraits, a neural network spits out striking images of nonexistent people.