Harvard Business Review, 10/03/17
How AI Will Change Strategy: A Thought Experiment
E-commerce could move from shopping-then-shipping to shipping-then-shopping.
Has a French firm finally achieved the holy grail of robotics? (And will that matter to customers?)
The biomechanics of bipedal walking are preposterously complex. A French firm claims to have built a robotic suit that can emulate the way we walk.
PR Newswire, 10/03/17
Billtrust introduces Customer Portal Automation
HAMILTON, N.J., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Billtrust, the leader in payment cycle management, announces the launch...
Fintech startup Chqbook raises funding from Startup Buddy, others
Gurgaon-based fintech startup Chqbook has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Startup Buddy and a clutch of individual investors, the comp...
The Risk Of Playing Alt Lending’s Rate Limbo
Access to capital is the first, last and constant problem that small businesses experience in the day-to-day course of doing business. Although the...
The Guardian, 10/02/17
Archaeology and blockchain: a social science data revolution?
Blockchain technology is revolutionising financial systems. Could it do the same for archaeological data?
Truphone raises $339M to retire debt and step up in connecting IoT devices
Truphone, a mobile company based out of London that made a name for itself through low-cost international mobile voice and data plans, is taking a ...
Beta News, 10/02/17
How to properly implement identity and access management
Identity and access management (IAM) is all about ensuring that the right people have the right access to the right resources and being able to pro...
Health Tech Startup, Insurance Company Partner to Improve Patient Outcomes
MADISON, Wis. (PRWEB) October 02, 2017 -- Kiio and WEA Trust look to lower costs for patients and leverage evidence-based medicine.
HealthTech Startup Altibbi Raises US$6.5 Million From DASH Ventures, MEVP And Others
The digital health sector gets a boost as Altibbi, a telehealth platform raises US$6.5 million from lead investors DASH Ventures and Middle East Ve...
Business Insider , 10/02/17
Oracle is jumping on board the blockchain bus and could help drive it to the mainstream
Oracle is building its plug-and-play platform on top of the Linux Project blockchain, Hyperledger Fabric.
Government Technology, 10/02/17
How Vulnerable Is Your Job to Automation?
Not all of the jobs at risk for automation are low-skill and low-paying, according to a recent report by Ball State University.
The Verge, 10/02/17
Ring takes on Nest with a much cheaper home security system
Ring is announcing a major new product today that ties together its existing security cameras, lights, and doorbells: a full home security system, ...
Ring launches Protect, its own $199 connected home security system
Ring, maker of one of the original (and still likely the best) connected video doorbell, has launched a comprehensive home security system called P...
PR Newswire, 10/02/17
Fujitsu Highlights Advances in AI, Robotics, Cloud and Human-centric Digital Innovation at Oracle OpenWorld 2017
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujitsu America, Inc., a Cloud Premier member of Oracle PartnerNetwork...
This Smart Tattoo Changes Color When Your Blood Sugar Is High
What if there was a tattoo that could indicate changes in your body? Well, a group of researchers from Harvard and MIT developed exactly that – a t...
Markets Insider, 10/02/17
Danish Health Tech Startup - Launching First-of-Its-Kind Mobile App to Help People Safely Manage, Taper Off Prescription Medications
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rebound mobile app is poised to become a vital new tool in the struggle to reverse the tide o...
Fintech Tinubu Square Secures EUR53m Investment From Long Arc Capital & Bpifrance
PARIS, Oct 02, 2017 (PR Newswire Europe via COMTEX) -- PARIS, October 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Fintech startup Curve partners with accounting software Xero to make filing expenses ‘frictionless’
Curve, the London fintech startup that lets you consolidate all your bank cards into a single card and track your spending, has partnered with acco...
PR Newswire, 10/02/17
Delta Energy & Communications Signs Collaboration Agreement with Mzansi Digital Republic Trust
MURRIETA, Calif., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Energy & Communications, a network, smart grid, and big data...
The Wall Street Journal, 10/02/17
The Morning Download: Blockchain Biggest Tech Innovation in Decades, Tapscott Says
Today begins CIO Journal's coverage of the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Fla., where executives from Amazon, Google, and Salesforce.com are s...
Oracle Targets Internet of Things, AI Apps in Customer Experience Cloud Update
Oracle has expanded its artificial intelligence-based Oracle Customer Experience Cloud Suite by adding new capabilities in commerce, customer servi...
Insurance Business, 10/02/17
Insurtech start-up partners with Munich Re unit
Comprehensive platform to cater to SMEs
Design News, 10/02/17
Worlds of Industrial Automation and Process Control Begin to Merge
The worlds of industrial automation and process control are coming together as communication and security standards enable new system architectures...
Oracle launches 18c, its autonomous database and automated cybersecurity system
The fewer humans involved with the database and cyberdefense the more secure data will be, argued Oracle CTO Larry Ellison.
Insurance Journal, 10/02/17
XL Catlin’s Accelerate Partners with UK Artificial Intelligence Startup Cytora
XL Catlin's internal innovation team, Accelerate, announced it is working with Cytora, a UK-based insurtech startup that uses artificial intelligen...
Insurtech Startup Ensurem Secures Strategic $12.25 Million Investment from A-CAP
Largo, FL (PRWEB) October 02, 2017 -- Ensurem, LLC, an innovative technology and digital marketing platform, announced today a $12.25 million capit...
AZ Big Media, 10/01/17
Robots and autonomous vehicles take Arizona mining into the future
As far as technology and mining are concerned, autonomous mining “is the new black.” Az Business talks with mining industry experts Christian Lemas...
The CoinTelegraph, 10/01/17
Blockchain and AI Take Center Stage at Money20/20
Money20/20 is looking to thrash out the potential of Blockchain technology with insight from industry leaders
Google Cloud IoT Core Focuses On Simplicity And Scale
Though a bit late to the party, Google Cloud IoT Core will become a viable alternative to existing cloud-based IoT platforms. GCP customers will be...
Artificial intelligence is about the people, not the machines
It takes money to make money and right now a lot of that money is going into the development of artificial intelligence. Ray Dalio explains the imp...
The Huffington Post, 10/01/17
The Springtime of Artificial Intelligence
Artificial intelligence will either lead to robots that eat us alive or it will make everything we do simpler and more productive. Those are the fa...
The Wall Street Journal, 10/01/17
How Politics Stalls Wireless Innovation
The FCC unveiled its National Broadband Plan in 2010—but couldn’t stick to it.
Banking Technology, 09/29/17
UK insurtech start-up Nimbla seeks SME market shake-up
“The landscape for commercial lines is changing, especially for SMEs”
Security firm finds some Macs vulnerable to 'firmware' attacks
Since 2015, Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has tried to protect its Mac line of computers from a form of hacking that is extremely hard to detect, but it has n...
The Era Of Integrated IoT Has Arrived In The Enterprise
82% of companies who have adopted IoT define its role as integrating analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and key digital initiatives. 51% of ad...
The CoinTelegraph, 09/29/17
Asian Blockchain and Global Markets - Need for Bridge?
Why it is important to develop connections with Asian Blockchain now, and which instruments there are to do this successfully.
Network World, 09/29/17
5 myths surrounding rugged IoT testing
Rugged testing of IoT devices is imperative to win consumer and business trust, but many developers shy away from it due to unfounded fears.
Artificial Intelligence Is Our Future. But Will It Save Or Destroy Humanity?
Artificial intelligence will reshape humanity. The only question is whether humans will be better or worse as a result.
What's Next For Fintech?
Fintech is a rapidly growing sector in the VC space, and experts say it isn't slowing down anytime soon.
Artificial Intelligence Takeover: 11 Companies Transforming CRE
Check out 11 artificial intelligence platforms that are completely transforming how the industry conducts business.
Seeking Alpha, 09/29/17
Medical Robotics Update: M&A And Strategic Alliances Drive Returns
This is Part 3 of a series on the medical robotics sector, which is an emerging space that continues to grow. Since our prior article, shares of la...
The Daily Star, 09/29/17
Local health tech startup goes to the global round of Seedstars World this year
Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes brought its Bangladesh round to a s...
Miami Herald, 09/29/17
Is my mole cancerous? Miami health-tech startup is developing a hand-held device to evaluate risk
DermaSensor, a Miami-based health-technology startp, has been quietly developing a handheld device that uses artificial intelligence to help users ...