The New York Times, 10/06/17
Dion Weisler of HP Inc. on the Three Waves of Innovation
The chief executive of the computer and printer company uses a surfing analogy to explain the need to focus on the present, the near term and the l...
The Morung Express, 10/06/17
Heard of the ‘Internet of Things’?
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a pretty broad concept overall. It’s the name given to the interconnection of everyday devices like cell phones and...
CIODive , 10/06/17
From Sears to Golden State Foods, companies turning to IoT
Individual vendors have yet to establish dominance in the market, and IBM is trying to claim its own stake among other pushes in the cloud, blockch...
Succeed in enterprise IoT: Narrow your focus and focus your vision
To succeed in their enterprise IoT initiatives, organizations must narrow their focus and focus their vision, advises Chris Witeck of ExtraHop.
Crowdfund Insider, 10/06/17
Insurtech Startup Slice Secures $11.6 Million During Series A Funding Round
On-demand insurance platform Slice Labs, Inc. announced on Thursday it has secured $11.6 million through its Series A investment round, which was l...
The Hill, 10/06/17
Energy innovation critical to national security, too
With looming threats like a nuclear North Korea, national security is top of mind for many Americans.
PBS NewsHour, 10/06/17
This innovation could lead to the next financial crisis
In 1987 it was portfolio insurance; for the Great Recession in 2008 it was securitization. The obvious candidate for the next crisis is Exchange-tr...
Network World, 10/05/17
What you need when the big breakout for the Internet of Things arrives
Understand what your business needs to know before use of the Internet of Things (IoT) finally explodes.
The Essential Role Of Data And Analytics In Innovation And Start-Up Success
Data is essential across all aspects of business. If you are innovating then it can help prove your idea is one which does something new, or better...
Learning technologies could reduce automation’s economic threat
Call it Workforce Training 2.0—or, in industry lingo, a new twist on corporate “learning and development.” It’s a growing market that could be worth..
InfoMart Demos Latest Version of Their Identity Technology at HR Tech Conference
Atlanta (PRWEB) October 05, 2017 -- InfoMart will demo the latest version of their identity verification technology, ASAP ID, at the 20th Annual HR...
Market Wired, 10/05/17
ID.me Becomes the First Identity Proofing Solution to be FedRAMP Ready
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - October 05, 2017) - ID.me, the next-generation digital identity platform that provides for trusted and convenient intera...
Robotics Process Automation Attracts Attention — And Some Doubt — In B2B FinTech
In corporate finance, automation changed the game. Accountants and other financial professionals once tasked with manual processes and number-crunc...
Insurance Journal, 10/05/17
Insurtech Slice Raises $11.6M; Will Offer Its On-Demand Platform to Other Carriers
Slice Labs Inc., a company offering an on-demand insurance platform for rideshare and homeshare risks in the United States, has announced a Series ...
Market Wired, 10/05/17
Imprev Enhances Real Estate Marketing Automation Services
BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 5, 2017) - Real estate's leading automated marketing services provider, Imprev, just made it easier for real estat...
Boeing Bets on Robot Pilots, Self-Flying Taxis With Acquisition
Boeing Co. is buying longtime partner Aurora Flight Sciences Corp., gaining a portfolio of futuristic technology such as unmanned air taxis that ma...
The Financial Brand, 10/05/17
Digitization and Automation Initiatives Can Help Banks Fail Faster
Business process automation (BPM) helps banking firms provide faster, more consistent, quality by minimizing human error.
Harvard Business Review, 10/05/17
Blockchain Could Help Us Reclaim Control of Our Personal Data
Recent data breaches should be a huge wake-up call.
Chicago Tribune , 10/05/17
Will your job be automated? 70 percent of Americans say no
Most Americans believe their jobs are safe from the spread of automation and robotics, at least during their lifetimes, and only a handful says aut...
Could blockchain run a city state? Inside Dubai's blockchain-powered future
Plans are taking shape to transform the city and emirate of Dubai into the first blockchain-based government.
Air France Tests Blockchain for Supply Chain Tracking
One of the world's largest airlines is looking at how it can apply blockchain tech to track workflows within its aircraft maintenance systems.
Dialog Semiconductor to buy Silego to expand into Internet of Things
Germany's Dialog Semiconductor is to acquire California-based Silego Technology Inc for up to $306 million, helping to strengthen its position in t...
Recruitment Trends: Blockchain Technology And Technologists
As blockchain becomes increasingly prevalent in numerous industries, it's time to factor it into your processes and recruitment efforts.
How to build a self-conscious machine
To replicate ourselves in AI, we first have to embrace human error—and as sci-fi writer Hugh Howey argues, we probably shouldn't.
The CoinTelegraph, 10/04/17
Global Lending System Can Be Improved With Blockchain
Blockchain can help improve the lives of two billion unbanked in several different ways.
Sizzling Startup Outcome Health's Drug Marketing Shows Signs Of Struggle
Chicago’s Outcome Health, which places computer tablets, wall-mounted screens, and televisions in doctors’ offices, raised $600 million at a stunni...
BlackRock Is in Talks for a Stake in a Fintech Company
BlackRock Inc. is in discussions to invest in financial technology company Capital Preferences Ltd. to help bolster its focus on retail investors, ...
Fintech Startup Yoco Is Making Payments In South Africa Go Mobile
Yoco has launched a sophisticated app to augment its mobile point-of-sale terminal, as it expands it offering for small business in South Africa.
The Verge, 10/04/17
Sundar Pichai says the future of Google is AI. But can he fix the algorithm?
Google’s CEO is betting on AI, and takes responsibility for the outcomes.
Crowdfund Insider, 10/04/17
First of a Series: ZOA Robotics Secures Seed Investment from British Robotics Seed Fund
First of a Series: ZOA Robotics Secures Seed Investment from British Robotics Seed Fund #Crowdfunding
Internet of Things security woes: Can smarter consumers save the IoT from disaster?
If consumers become aware of the risks of insecure IoT devices, they could prevent cyberattacks.
Crowdfund Insider, 10/04/17
Insurtech Startup Pie Insurance Gets $4.3 Million Seed Funding
Pie Insurance, a direct distribution workers’ compensation Insurtech business, has launched today at InsureTech Connect. Pie Insurance said it had ...
Business Insider , 10/04/17
A British insurtech startup has raised £27 million in its mission to become the 'Uber of premium finance'
"The participation of outstanding investors from Toronto to Tokyo in our oversubscribed round highlights the vast opportunity ahead for PremFina," ...
Accuity expands innovation team
Building on its innovation heritage, Accuity, the global financial crime compliance, payments and KYC solutions provider, is expanding its global i...
As Asia drives ahead on innovation highway, India sputters
India's R&D spend is a dismal 0.6% of its GDP.
Catalonia has “deepened the cracks” of the disunity created by the existence of the euro
"The introduction of the single currency has not created a European identity and a sense of unity in the EU," says Franz Buscha, Professor of Econo...
Paras Healthcare’s Dharminder Nagar on deploying PE funds, competition and more
Paras Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which runs a chain of hospitals in North India under the Paras Hospitals brand, raised its debut private equity funding ...
The Drum, 10/04/17
Fintech will help us build a robust business platform and provide superior customer experience, says IndusInd Bank's exec
Indian banking's focus on technological innovation has seen a paradigm shift towards digitalisation as Internet banking has emerged as the biggest ...
Law firm Addleshaw Goddard opens applications for second fintech programme
Following the resounding success of 'AG Elevate', originally launched in November 2016, Addleshaw Goddard has today announced its 2018 programme to...
Fintech Select Signs LOI with Cryptocurrency Dealer
TORONTO, Oct. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fintech Select Ltd. (“Fintech Select” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:FTEC) confirms a Letter of Intent (LOI)...
PR Newswire, 10/04/17
Dell EMC Expands Open Networking to Handle Digital Transformation
HOPKINTON, Mass., Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --<br /><br /><br /><br />News Summary:<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> <br /> <br /> - New S...