Microsoft Opens Its First European Lab for Internet of Things
As Europe’s industrial companies attempt to modernize production with sensors and software, Microsoft Corp. is trying to grab a piece of the spending.
Venture Beat, 03/30/17
ADVR unveils AR and VR discovery marketing platform
ADVR today announced the launch of the first discovery marketing engine for virtual and augmented reality applications. The company has also raised...
HelloSign moves into digital workflow with new HelloWorks product
HelloSign, founded in 2011, has been best known to this point as an e-signature company, but today it announced something a bit more substantial, a...
JoyRun, a food delivery app with a twist, raises $8.5 million
A Santa Clara, Calif. startup called JoyRun has raised about $10 million in Series A and seed funding for its peer-to-peer food and drinks delivery...
Crowd Fund Insider, 03/30/17
Bahrain Economic Development Board Announces Agreement With Singapore Fintech Consortium & Truical Investment Partners
The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) announced on Wednesday it has formed a partnership with Singapore Fintech Consortium (SFC) and Truical...
Business Insider , 03/30/17
HSBC partners with Tradeshift as banks increasingly see fintech as friends not foe
HSBC will offer working capital finance to suppliers on Tradeshift's global supply chain network platform.
Artificial Intelligence Will Make Its Mark Within Next 3 Years
Survey reveals the four habits of effective AI pioneers.
ZIO Promises Deeper Customer Insights and More Accurate Predictions through Machine Learning
ZIO is Morales’ newest venture, building off his experience with SmarterHQ. ZIO will be a SaaS solution for retailers and MarTech vendors that will...
The Actuary, 03/30/17
UK InsurTech investment more than doubled in 2016
Germany and France also saw strong growth in 2016, completing the top three InsurTech markets in Europe, while the US’s share of deal volume droppe...
Harvard Business Review, 03/29/17
Please Don’t Hire a Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer
When you hire a hammer, every problem looks like a nail.
A Plan to Save Blockchain Democracy From Bitcoin’s Civil War
As a civil war over the future of bitcoin simmers, a new kind of blockchain offers a more peaceful way to bring democratic rule to cryptocurrency.
Here’s all the new stuff in Apple’s latest security document
Hey guess what? Apple has a new security whitepaper! Apple only releases these things once every few years, and they represent the public's only wi...
Singapore: The Dark Horse of Fintech
My recent articles have focused Brexit and European countries and what leaving the European Union means for UK fintech as a whole. However, I’ve al...
Sway is another interactive relaxation app from ustwo
Digital design studio ustwo -- best known for its mobile gaming chops -- is doubling down on a move into mindfulness and well-being apps in recent ...
Venture Beat, 03/29/17
Ultigesture lets you control toy cars with a wave of your hand
Gesture controls have been big in video games like Wii Sports for a while, and now they're coming to toys.
Venture Beat, 03/29/17
Ride-hailing firm Careem considers acquisitions and possible IPO
(Reuters) -- Dubai-based ride-hailing company Careem is looking for acquisition opportunities and is considering an initial public offering as a po...
Venture Beat, 03/29/17
Domino’s taps Starship Technologies to deliver pizzas with autonomous ground drones
Pizza giant Domino's is the latest company to jump on the drone-delivery bandwagon with the news that it has signed a deal with Starship Technologi...
Apple’s Artificial Intelligence Guru Talks About a Sci-Fi Future
Building AI software that can remember isn't easy.
Century-Old Bank Plans Digital Revamp to Fight Fintech Risk
Siam Commercial Bank Pcl, Thailand’s oldest homegrown lender, plans to reinvent its mobile digital payment platform as a lifestyle app to help fend...
How Blockchain Technology Will Dominate The Travel Sector
The application of blockchain technology can help the travel business appear less complex and fragmented.
How A Puerto Rican Startup Rose At SxSW With A Novel Healthtech Solution
Out of the emerging tech ecosystem in Puerto Rico comes Abartys Health, a startup with an idea for fixing US healthcare. The company took top prize...
How Artificial Intelligence Creates New Job Opportunities
On the latest episode of The Premise, Forbes' tech podcast, we explore how artificial intelligence will create new job opportunities for people.
Amazon Will Grow Quickly Through Innovation And Bold Planning
Amazon will grow fast through innovation and bold planning including Alexa, Cincinnati airport, Amazon Go, physical stores and reduced training time.
Welcome To The Era Of Intelligent Cloud Powered By Machine Learning
Machine Learning is slowly but steadily taking over the cloud. The adoption of this brand-new cloud will not only result in better revenues for the...
The White House, 03/27/17
President Donald J. Trump Announces the White House Office of American Innovation (OAI)
President Donald J. Trump today announced the White House Office of American Innovation (OAI). The OAI will make recommendations to the President ...
Nuclear power is dying. Can radical innovation save it?
There are two big options for reviving nuclear power to help fight climate change. Both are tricky.
The Huffington Post, 03/23/17
Deciphering Your Innovator Archetype on Innovation Ecosystem
“Everyone is innovate. It’s universal. But, how we innovative is unique to each of us. The mistake we make is thinking that in order to be innovate...
RSA's Innovation Sandbox Reveals Next Set of Hot Security Startups
Innovation Sandbox allows RSA conference attendees a peek at incubating technology that may impact the careers of many future security professionals.
Building a Local Innovation Ecosystem
Co-authored with Rudy Gadre, general partner at Founders' Co-op. Western Washington is already home to some of the most innovative people, companie...
Behind The Rise of Diversity in the Meetings Industry — Meetings Innovation Report
The Future of Meetings & Events Inclusivity and diversity were the two big themes at the 31st annual South By Southwest Conference in Austin last w...
The Globe and Mail, 03/21/17
Science, technology and innovation: A new narrative is needed
The traditional notion that science drives innovation is in need of an update
Tech And Civil Society Merge At Innovation Competition In Myanmar
Phandeeyar, an innovation lab based in Yangon, aimed to facilitate connections between Myanmar's tech and civil society communities at its Innovati...
Next City, 03/20/17
The Great “Innovation” Rebrand of West Baltimore
Can a group of Charm City residents harness the tech economy to regenerate their neighborhood?
Female inventors contribute groundbreaking research and innovation
From new treatment methods for life-threatening diseases to new techniques for health education, Emory women help shape the world in which we live....
The Enterprisers Project , 03/20/17
This CIO's mission to keep innovation simple, clear, and easy
Most CIOs recognize that innovation is important for long-term survival. Yet many of them create conditions that mostly stifle innovation, accordin...
Northern Ontario Business, 03/17/17
Innovation in education
Utilis takes top water innovation prize at Imagine H2O for tech that finds leaks underground
An Israeli tech startup called Utilis has taken top honors at Imagine H2O this year, for technology that can detect underground leaks in undergroun...
Startup Spotlight: CuePath Innovation’s IoT device helps seniors stay on top of medications
After witnessing his grandmother’s trying health scares caused by mismanaging her pills, Victor Lesau decided to put his engineering background to ...
Inside Higher Ed, 03/16/17
Let’s Not Rush Into Disruptive Innovation
Despite all the talk about the need for innovation, colleges and universities today are changing too quickly, not too slowly, argues Johann N. Neem.
Study International News, 03/16/17
How specialist Science, Technology and Innovation Policy programmes are meeting global demand
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs From extending the horizons of human understanding, to expanding national...
Flying Magazine, 03/15/17
With Innovation in Mind, Embraer Turns to the Tech Industry
Embraer is turning to Silicon Valley and tech startups to develop its next generation of airliners, business jets and more.
Straits Times, 03/15/17
Training individuals for IP or innovation roles
A new programme that trains people to help businesses translate their intellectual property (IP) and innovation expertise into products and assets ...
How Nonprofit Leaders Can Embrace Innovation As A Core Value
The nonprofit world is continuously changing. To stay successful, it is critical to look at today’s problems and develop tomorrow’s solutions.
The Wall Street Journal, 03/14/17
How to Encourage Innovation in Africa
Ndalo Media founder Khanyi Dhlomo and Mara Group founder Ashish Thakkar discuss where Africa’s potential is and what’s blocking it.
Harvard Business Review, 03/14/17
This Pharma Company Stays Innovative by Doing Two Things
They cost almost nothing.
'Legal Innovation' Is Not An Oxymoron -- It's Farther Along Than You Think
Law is known for precedent, not innovation. Precedent remains but so too is innovation now a part of the legal landscape. Legal buyers want options...
UW Center for Dialysis Innovation gets $15M grant to improve dialysis technology
Dialysis can be a life-saving treatment for the millions of people across the globe who face kidney failure. But despite the importance of this tre...