The CoinTelegraph, 07/20/17
Gavin Wood Helps Launch Blockchain Food Tracking Startup
Blockchain food tracking startup Ambrosus will run an ICO following its launch with Ethereum co-founder Gavin Wood.
Harvard Business Review, 07/20/17
How AI Is Already Changing Business
Erik Brynjolfsson, MIT Sloan School professor, explains how rapid advances in machine learning are presenting new opportunities for businesses. He ...
How AI Is Reshaping The Accounting Industry
Different from the times when cloud technology was unknown territory for most accounting professionals, the industry players are now fully adapted ...
The CoinTelegraph, 07/20/17
Blockchain for Taxation?
Can blockchain technology provide solutions for taxation problems?
What Banks Have That Fintech Startups Don't (Yet)
Businesses and individuals alike are hungry for better ways to pay, get paid and manage their money, but fintech has a thing or two to learn from t...
Building a Blockchain Strategy? Deloitte's CTO Has Advice For You
CoinDesk goes in-depth with the CTO of professional services giant Deloitte to discover new details about its global blockchain strategy.
Apple launches machine learning research site
Apple just launched a blog focused on machine learning research papers and sharing the company’s findings. The Apple Machine Learning Journal is a ...
Four robot demos you missed at TC Sessions: Robotics
TC Sessions: Robotics featured robots for as far as the eye could see, and several took the stage for special demonstrations. We were honored to pl...
Here’s what robotics investors say they’re looking for in startup pitches
Robotics investing has taken off in recent years. We sat down with top robotics investors Josh Wolfe of Lux Capital, Helen Zelman Boniske of Lemnos...
The Verge, 07/19/17
Apple’s latest security patch fixes a bug that lets hackers take over your phone via Wi-Fi
Apple released its newest security update today in the form of iOS 10.3.3. As is standard, the update patches multiple vulnerabilities, including s...
Why Bell Labs Was So Important To Innovation In The 20th Century
Why was Bell Labs so important to innovation and creativity in the 20th century? This question was originally answered on Quora by Rob Goodman.
How This New Innovation Could Be The Sliced Bread Of Solar Industry
Rayton Solar has developed a process for using particle accelerators to slice silicon, allowing for a dramatic reduction in silicon waste and an in...
Banks May Face Kodak-Style Obsolescence in 5 Years, Jenkins Says
Banks could face a “Kodak moment” where they approach obsolescence in five to 15 years at the hands of new financial-technology companies, accordin...
What The Edge Cloud Means For The Future Of IoT
IT operators are trending in the direction of maintaining a more diversified, resilient environment.
Crowdfund Insider, 07/19/17
Oleg Boyko’s Finstar Will Invest $150 Million into Fintech
Finstar Financial Group has announced it will dedicate $150 million into Fintech startups over the next five years. Finstar is a private equity fou...
Business Insider , 07/19/17
A startup founded by ex-Deliveroo employees thinks it has solved a costly problem for couriers
Things aren't 'fit for purpose' for UberEats and Deliveroo couriers right now.
The CoinTelegraph, 07/19/17
How Blockchain Can Solve Real Estate Inefficiencies
Blockchain is bringing free listing and search in the real estate industry. Check this on the pre-alpha of REX.
Artificial Intelligence And The Overwhelming Question Of Human Rights
Does artificial intelligence pose a threat to human rights? Or do humans threaten the objective rights of the sentient robot? As technology grows t...
Franklin Robotics’ Tertill wins the pitch-off at TC Sessions: Robotics
We're pleased to report that a so-called Roomba for weeds, Franklin Robotics' Tertill, won the TC Sessions: Robotics pitch-off. Because if there's ...
The London Stock Exchange Group Is Testing Blockchain For Private Company Shares
The platform is being built and tested by Borsa Italiana, the LSEG's Italian exchange operator.
AI Could Revolutionize War As Much As Nukes
Artificial intelligence could make the US military more powerful—and also more vulnerable
Clara Labs nabs $7M Series A as it positions its AI assistant to meet the needs of enterprise teams
Clara Labs is announcing a $7 million Series A led by Basis Set Ventures. Slack Fund also joined in the round, alongside existing investors Sequoia...
Harvard Business Review, 07/18/17
The Business of Artificial Intelligence
What it can — and cannot — do for your organization
ReWalk Robotics shows off a soft exosuit designed to bring mobility to stroke patients
ReWalk has been talking up its upcoming “soft exoskeleton” since January. The company finally took the system out for a spin in the daylight, showi...
Blockchain Startup ArabianChain Nets $817k from New Investor
A UAE-based public blockchain startup has received $817,000 in funding from a private investor.
Harvard Business Review, 07/18/17
How GE Built an Innovation Lab to Rapidly Prototype Appliances
Lessons for other large companies looking to generate ideas.
Business Insider , 07/18/17
A new fintech startup wants to democratize trust funds
Many fintech startups have made a name for themselves by catering to demographics typically underserved by incumbent financial institutions
Number Crunchers No More: How Automation Is Shaping The Future Of Accountancy
As technology does more of the traditional data entry work inherent in accounting, we will see more advisors step into virtual CFO roles within the...
The Huffington Post, 07/18/17
Why It’s Important to Report Identity Theft and How to Do It
By Jocelyn Baird, NextAdvisor.com
Identity theft is a crime that a shocking amount of Americans face at one point or another in their lives...
Emerging Applications For Blockchain
The technology behind Bitcoin can be used for more than you think.
Making Machine Learning Accessible: 3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Apply It Today
Only by learning the basics today and seeing past the hype can entrepreneurs make machine learning their next revenue machine.
Another Example Of How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform News And Journalism
We have known for a while now that artificial intelligence tools, using natural language generation, can write stories and news articles. Here we l...
The Financial Brand, 07/18/17
Fintech Use Reaching ‘Mass Adoption’ Among Digital Consumers
The adoption of alternative fintech banking solutions is expanding globally, with payments and money transfer services being the most used.
South Asian Fintech Startups Find A Champion In This Emerging Market Accelerator
Digital Financial Services Innovation Lab (DFS Lab) is a Gates Foundation-backed accelerator that supports fintech startups in the emerging markets...
Thailand's Skills Problem Is Slowing Down Its High-Tech Push
A deficit in skills and education may be holding the country back.
The Hill, 07/18/17
The normalcy of tech innovation
Dean Garfield’s favorite technology is the airplane. “What’s great about innovation is that it works and you don’t have to think about it,” says th...
Yandex open sources CatBoost, a gradient boosting machine learning library
Artificial intelligence is now powering a growing number of computing functions, and today the developer community today is getting another AI boos...
Net Neutrality Or Continued Innovation? Can't We Have Both?
The FCC's net neutrality rules have stifled innovation throughout the Internet ecosystem. How can we have an Open Internet and continued disruption?
Target CEO Sees Risk in Innovation for Innovation’s Sake
Target CEO says tech innovation has to focus on concrete shopper needs
Explore the latest enterprise mobile security technology
The latest mobile security tools offer IT more granular control over data and devices, making it easier to weed out threats.
Credit Suisse Signals End to Era of Cost-Cutting, Job Cuts
Credit Suisse Group AG signaled the era of cost-cutting and job dismissals may soon be over, telling employees that the bank will emphasize busines...
Insurance Age, 07/17/17
InsurTech Futures: Industry warned of Brexit impact on InsurTech
Startupbootcamp InsurTech and PwC report also shows start-ups are becoming more sophisticated, with more insurers looking to collaborate.
The Next Web, 07/17/17
How fintech companies are trying to make cryptocurrency investments safer
Trading in cryptocurrencies can be complicated and not without risk. Fintech companies are offering easier and safer methods.
New corporate titans are rising faster than ever, but they’re also fading faster, too
The forces governing business today might just come down to understanding the difference between "weapon" and "tool."
Tomorrow raises $2.6M to help people buy life insurance, create wills, organize assets on an app
When Dave Hanley lost both of his parents unexpectedly, he wasn’t ready for the difficult financial and legal processes that were to follow. But Ha...
Venture Beat, 07/17/17
Why deep learning isn’t always the best AI solution
Deep learning is a new method of artificial intelligence that is an active, fast-moving area of research where we can expect advances to become mar...
How Climate Change Denial Threatens National Security
Last week, military officials described how climate change would escalate instability across the globe and make it harder for the US military to co...
Blockchain and Aid: It's About More Than Efficiency
A closer look at how blockchain efforts could make a real difference in the world of charities and aid distribution.