How IoT thermostats help companies and governments save money
Harry Sim, CEO of Cypress Envirosystems, explains how installing wireless pneumatic thermostats can transform building power systems from analogue ...
Is automation the future of cyber security?
The WannaCry and Petya ransomware outbreaks damaged enterprise networks around the world and struck fear into the hearts of IT and security chiefs ...
Digestible Actuator Paves Way for Fully Edible Robots
Swiss scientists may have found the missing link to develop a new type of edible robot. Members of the EPFL research institution last month present...
Security News Desk, 10/10/17
Axis to showcase smart city security technology at Barcelona expo
Axis to showcase Smart city security technology at Barcelona expo Axis Communications will demonstrate their cutting edge Smart city technology at ...
Indian State Partners With Blockchain Startup for Land Registry Pilot
Andhra Pradesh is advancing its work with blockchain with a new pilot focused on land registry data.
The Verge, 10/10/17
Dubai Airport is going to use face-scanning virtual aquariums as security checkpoints
The first facial recognition tunnel will be installed by the end of summer 2018
Week Herald, 10/10/17
Rockwell Automation, Inc. (ROK) Given “Neutral” Rating at Citigroup Inc.
Citigroup Inc. reissued their neutral rating on shares of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) in a research report released on Monday morning. The...
The Straits Times, 10/10/17
Rise of the machines: Robots that are serving on our shores
SINGAPORE - Emma, a robot masseuse, has begun working at NovaHealth Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) clinic at One Raffles Place, doling out back...
New Civil Engineer, 10/10/17
Workplace Wellbeing | Tech Help
At New Civil Engineer’s Festival of Innovation and Technology – TechFest – a wealth of new health and safety apps, goggles and software was stealin...
Harvard Business Review, 10/09/17
Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works
Diversity and participation produce better ideas.
The New York Times, 10/09/17
Can the U.S. Repair Its Health Care While Keeping Its Innovation Edge?
The two are not mutually exclusive, but harm to innovation in America could harm other nations, too.
The Guardian, 10/09/17
The real risks of artificial intelligence
AI professor and author Toby Walsh discusses the dangers of ‘stupid’ artificial intelligence with Jack Stilgoe.
Protecting personal identities in an increasingly digital world
With a growing proportion of modern life being conducted online, the use of digital identities has never been more important and widespread.
Dubai goes big on blockchain
Dubais Blockchain Strategy got a major boost at the GITEX Technology Week, which started on October 8 and running until October 12.
At the event, H...
The Japan Times, 10/09/17
Yanmar-Konica Minolta venture pushes automation of nation’s agriculture
Farm equipment manufacturer Yanmar Co. and precision equipment maker Konica Minolta Inc. are pushing the automation of Japan's agriculture amid an ...
Sony back in the robotics game with new version of Aibo
Sony is bringing back its dog-robot Aibo after more than a decade.
Automation World, 10/09/17
Consider an Automation Installed Base Evaluation
A detailed analysis of your critical plant assets will enable you to develop a proactive strategy to deal with aging equipment and minimize plant...
Biometrics and blockchains: Why identity matters [part 2]
One of the most common new applications for blockchains is digital identity. Today, your passport, driver’s license, birth certificate and other fo...
Business Wire, 10/09/17
United States Robotics and Enterprise Automation Market Analysis and Forecasts 2017-2022 - Research and Markets
The "Robotics and Enterprise Automation: Market Analysis and Forecasts in United States by Application and Sector 2017 - 2022 " report has b
Intelligent Insurer, 10/09/17
London insurtech start-up raises $0.7m
London based insurtech start-up SentiSum raised $700,000 to create next generation net promoter score (NPS) and customer sentiment service.
The Economic Times, 10/09/17
Visa digitises major government service payments in Andhra Pradesh, to make Vizag a less-cash city
The big push towards digital payment of citizen-services is part of the vision of ‘Vizag less–cash city initiative underway between Visa and the st...
The Economic Times, 10/09/17
Fintech startup Qbera partners with Droom to enable used car financing
Fintech lender Qbera and Droom collaborate tol allow consumers to take personal loans of upto Rs 7.5 lakhs approved within 24 hours for purchase of...
Business Wire, 10/09/17
Synaptive Medical Unveils Next Generation of Surgical Robotics with Groundbreaking Optics Platform
Synaptive Medical Inc., a Toronto-based medtech company, today released Modus V™, its second-generation, high-powered robotic digital microscope
You can eat these sustainable soft robots
One day, these ingestible robots could be used for medical purposes.
Venture Beat, 10/09/17
Dialog Semiconductor is acquiring Silego for up to $306 million in IoT push
(Reuters) -- Germany’s Dialog Semiconductor is to acquire California-based Silego Technology for up to $306 million, helping to strengthen its posi...
Business Wire, 10/09/17
Covenant Health Works to Transform Elder Care Through Telemedicine Technology
Covenant Health, a regional Catholic health delivery network and leader in values-based, not-for-profit healthcare, has introduced telemedicine techno
China Daily, 10/09/17
Banks take bold step forward with face tech
A pedestrian walks past a sign for the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation bank in Hong Kong. [Photo/Agencies]
Digital payments volumes continue to rise globally
Global digital payments volumes are predicted to increase by an average 10.9 percent through to 2020, reaching nearly 726 billion transactions, acc...
UK tech firm Micro Focus to curb code reviews by 'high risk' governments
British tech firm Micro Focus International Plc (MCRO.L), the new owner of ArcSight security software, said it would restrict reviews of the core o...
The Verge, 10/09/17
This AI robot will strengthen your ping-pong skills and your relationship with your daughter
With all the recent talk of AI posing existential risks to humanity and our privacy, Japanese company Omron is taking a softer, more innocuous appr...
The Motley Fool, 10/08/17
3 Winning Companies You Didn't Know Were in the Internet of Things
Looking for an IoT stock? Try these three on for size.
Accelerating fintech in China
Saturday night on a Shenzhen street corner, a young guitarist dressed in Johnny Cash black strums away, singing melodies. His open guitar case has ...
Cybersecurity Technology: Everything is Transforming and in Play
Changing requirements and constant innovations are making security technology options more confusing
$34 Million: Australian Blockchain Startup Power Ledger Completes ICO
Power Ledger, a blockchain startup based in Australia, has raised $34 million in a token sale.
Artificial Intelligence Makes For Savvy Content Marketers
If you want to remain relevant, embrace artificial intelligence.
The Next Web, 10/06/17
Dive into Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence with this newbie training
Even though machine learning may feel more like a sci-fi movie than reality, it’s a lot closer — and a lot more doable — than you might think. You’...
Tax-cut plan prompts fund managers to bet on automation
The Trump administration's plan to cut corporate taxes may add more fuel to the already-hot rally in the shares of automation companies.
The Motley Fool, 10/06/17
How Is Automation Impacting the Job Market Right Now?
Six percent of Americans say they have already lost jobs or wages due to automation.
The Wall Street Journal, 10/06/17
The Morning Ledger: In U.S. and Europe, Treasurers Seek to Digitize
Treasurers look to AI, automation to digitize their function; Intel could repatriate up to $10 billion; Costco expands home delivery service.