What you missed in cybersecurity this week
It’s been a busy week — it’s tough to keep up with all the cybersecurity news. We’ve collected some of the biggest cybersecurity stories from the w...
Engadget , 04/21/19
Picking the best security camera for your needs
By Rachel Cericola
This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks,...
Millions using 123456 as password, security study finds
A list of all-too-predictable choices for breached accounts includes 123456 and "Liverpool".
Fast Company, 04/21/19
How much are we sacrificing for automation?
Lessons from an Amazon warehouse, and a world where increasingly anything (and anyone) that can be measured, is.
The Hindu, 04/21/19
Using bacteria and blockchain to clean up oil spills in Nigeria
Since the dawn of Nigeria's oil boom era in the 1970s, the people of the Niger Delta region have had to face its devastating consequences. With...
The Guardian , 04/20/19
NHS England to expand jobs scheme for mental health patients
Thousands more people who want to return to work to have access to IPS support service
Crowdfund Insider, 04/20/19
Fintech Robinhood Said to Be Pursuing National Bank Charter
Robinhood, a Fintech brokerage firm that combines traditional securities with digital assets in a single app, has applied for a national bank chart...
Coin Report , 04/20/19
University of Luxembourg joins Ripple Blockchain Research Initiative
The University of Luxembourg announced in a press release it sent to CoinReport that it has joined the University Blockchain Research Initiative, a...
The Ladders , 04/20/19
Why a culture of silence is killing innovation
Getting feedback from a silent team isn't easy. Don’t expect people to break their silence on their own . Create the right space, reward the right ...
8 actions to introduce enterprise AI and robotic process automation in a human way
The ultimate technology paradox: you can't automate without people.
Artificial Intelligence Can be a Game-Changer for Education, Here are 5 Reasons Why
Artificial intelligence immensely helps to accentuate the growth and development index, it utilizes data models (as part of primary and secondary d...
The Verge, 04/20/19
That mental health app might share your data without telling you
‘Do I trust the person who made the app, and do I understand where this data is going?’
Venture Beat, 04/20/19
How 5G could change gaming in the home
Spandan Mahapatra of Tata Consultancy Services believes that 5G networking will change the way that we play games in the home.
TechSpective , 04/20/19
Enterprises Can No Longer Opt Out of Cloud
Enterprises are at a crossroads. CIOs and IT leaders know they need to transition their ERP and other critical business processes to the cloud but are
Stamford Advocate , 04/20/19
We'll be eating the first Crispr'd foods within 5 years, according to a geneticist who helped invent the blockbuster gene-editing tool
A geneticist at the University of California who helped invent the gene-editing tool Crispr told Business Insider she be...
The Drive, 04/20/19
Watch This Pack of Headless Robotic Dogs Pull a Loaded Semi Truck Across a Parking Lot
Boston Dynamics published a YouTube video showcasing the capability of its latest creation, SpotMini, just as it nears production.
HEALTHTECH-Focused Igan Partners Adds $50 Million To Fund I
iGan Partners announced on Thursday, the second close of its Fund I, securing an additional $50 million to invest in healthtech companies.
Science Friday , 04/19/19
The Future Of 5G
The next generation of wireless is on its way. Experts explain the science behind the new tech, plus why some are cautioning a slower rollout.
The Drum, 04/19/19
Customer data security is a marketing problem, too
Data breaches and leaks have climbed to an all-time high over the past two years. What was once seen as the unfortunate cost of transitioning to th...
Mental health support for girls affected by social media
The Scottish government has committed £90,000 to produce advice on the healthy use of social media.
Market Watch, 04/19/19
Orange Business Services Launches its HR Innovation Labto Promote Co-Innovation Within the HR Ecosystem
Orange Business Services inaugurated its HR Innovation Lab yesterday during the Orange Business Summit, an annual customer event in Paris with more...
Martech Advisor, 04/18/19
Verint Launches AI Blueprint to Simplify Enterprise Investment in AI
Conversation Analysis System Determines Precisely How Companies Can Best Leverage AI and Accelerate Automation Return on Investment Verint Systems ...
HCL's DRYiCE Beefs Up AI, Cloud Offerings For Enterprise Channel Partners
DRYiCE wants to make it easier to bring AI-based automation and operations management to channel partners.
Impact of Industrial Automation on the Manufacturing Sector
The Manufacturing Indaba 2019, in collaboration with The Society for Automation, Instrumentation, Measurement and Control (SAIMC), will provide an ...
Blockchain Smartphone Startup Sirin Labs Lays Off a Quarter of Its Workforce
Blockchain smartphone startup Sirin Labs laid off a quarter of its workforce.
Industrial robotics giant Fanuc is using AI to make automation even more automated
Industrial automation is already streamlining the manufacturing process, but first those machines must be painstakingly trained by skilled engineer...
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Venture Beat, 04/18/19
CloudBees acquires software automation startup Electric Cloud
San Jose, California-based CloudBees has acquired Electric Cloud for an undisclosed amount, the company announced at its 2019 CloudBees Days confer...
Lend Academy, 04/18/19
LendIt Fintech USA 2019 Event Highlights
Last week the fintech world gathered in San Francisco for the 7th annual LendIt Fintech USA conference. As I do every year at this time I will shar...
Why New 5G Services Will Be Free
Mobile network and billing have lived in different silos. Now with 5G it will be necessary for them to understand each other.
How Chicago Fuels Food-Focused Innovation
Chicago has proven to be a growing hotbed of food innovation investment. From launching accelerators to leading late-stage investment rounds from c...
The Conversation , 04/18/19
As governments adopt artificial intelligence, there’s little oversight and lots of danger
AI can help make government more efficient – but at what cost? Citizens' lives could be better or worse, based on how the technology is used.
The Motley Fool, 04/18/19
3 Chip Stocks Set to Benefit from 5G
These companies are all poised to profit from this network transition.
The Fish Site , 04/18/19
A golden opportunity for aquaculture innovators
HATCH, the world’s first aquaculture accelerator, is offering start-ups the chance to take part in a funded mentoring programme that will take them...
Compelo , 04/18/19
AI-powered insurtech Cytora secures £25m in Series B funding
Insurtech Cytora has secured £25m in Series B funding round, led by EQT Ventures and Parkwalk, Cambridge Innovation Capital and other investors.
Verdict , 04/18/19
Insurtech Unqork raises $22m to spur business growth
Unqork has secured $22m capital in a new Series A funding round led by Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments (PSI).
Reinsurance News, 04/18/19
InsurTech Amenity closes $18m Series B led by STARR Companies
Amenity Analytics, a software company developing solutions using natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning, has secured $18 million in a
The Crime Report , 04/18/19
Police Mental Health After Critical Incidents Gets Long-Awaited Attention
The focus comes as the Justice Department issues two reports focusing on the mental health and safety of the nation’s police officers. One example...
PathAI raises $60 million Series B funding to improve cancer diagnosis using artificial intelligence
PathAI, a healthtech startup with mission to improve cancer diagnosis using artificial intelligence, has has raised $60 million in Series B funding...
How CEOs Are Making Mental Health a Less Taboo Topic at Work
Corporate leaders are openly discussing mental wellness in the workplace—and they’re doing more to support employees.
Security Today, 04/18/19
Lyft Adds New Security Measures for Riders
Lyft has announced two new features to enhance the security and safety of the riders using the Lyft platform.
Ghana’s budding health tech sector is finally getting deserved global recognition
mPharma and mPedigree have been recognized for the impact of their businesses on Ghanas health sector
Phocus Wire , 04/17/19
Task management automation takes hold in hospitality
After many years of focusing IT spend on guest-facing technologies, hoteliers are increasingly adopting task management automation solutions design...