Computer Weekly , 12/04/18
Brexit and digital identity – avoiding future restrictions on digital trade
How Brexit develops could have long-term effects on international trade and the digital economy and so it is imperative that both the UK government...
Gov't commits $5.15 million for digital identity work
“This area is complex and changing rapidly - so it is important we get our approach right,” says Government Digital Services Minister Megan Woods o...
Campus Technology , 12/04/18
Edge Computing Experiments at Carnegie Mellon Get Lift from Azure
Microsoft is the latest company to join a program at Carnegie Mellon University to experiment with 'edge' computing, the idea of bringing computing...
Fivetran announces $15M Series A to build automated data pipelines
Fivetran, a startup that builds automated data pipelines between data repositories and cloud data warehouses and analytics tools, announced a $15 m...
Innovation Excellence, 12/04/18
4 Pillars to Letting the Innovation Engine Roar at Total Booster
The Innovation Excellence community is home to articles, webinars, videos, training and education - powering growth in the innovation management pr...
From Automation To Immediate Data, Retail And Marketing’s High-Tech, High-Speed Seismic Shift
Now it’s time for the retailers to turn breathless, as the expression for these wondrous high-tech times might as well be “everything must go now.”
Crunchbase News, 12/04/18
Agricool Raises $28M To Expand Its Pesticide-Free Growing Containers
It seems that as long as the companies have a focus on technology that improves sustainability, investors are keen on making a bet.
Venture Beat, 12/04/18
FortressIQ raises $12 million for robotic automation process technology
Robotic process automation startup FortressIQ's product suite leverages computer vision to "learn" office tasks and chores normally performed by hu...
Enterprise Times, 12/04/18
US survey says shoppers want less automation, more human interaction with customer service
US survey indicates In the age of automation, consumers want more human interaction and less automation in customer service
Insurance Journal, 12/04/18
Small Business Insurtech CoverWallet Expands to Offer Tech, Markets Access to Agents
CoverWallet, a technology company that has been on a mission to "reinvent insurance for small business" customers, is now offering its platform for
JSTOR Daily, 12/04/18
Questions for the Age of Automation
Back in the 1960s, scholars were making predictions about what the Age of Automation would look like. Where they right?
Daily Biz Report, 12/04/18
Global Light Fidelity (LiFi) Market Stand Out As The Biggest Contributor To Global Growth 2018-2027
Light Fidelity (LiFi) market growth, strategies, threats, cost, overview, manufacturing, and foresight trends, distribution, value, availability, a...
Iot For All, 12/04/18
How IoT Can Save the Bees
The accelerating collapse of honey bee colonies threatens both global food supply and the Apis genus. IoT can give us much-needed insight into the ...
Artificial intelligence driving intelligent hospitals
Enhancing healthcare professionals with AI
A Two-Minute Guide To Blockchain
It’s one of the hardest new forms of technology to explain to people in simple terms. Here’s our attempt.
FortressIQ raises $12M to bring new AI twist to process automation
FortressIQ, a startup that wants to bring a new kind of artificial intelligence to process automation called imitation learning, emerged from steal...
Commercial insurtech is like an exclusive club — and Google and Amazon aren’t invited
Commercial insurtech startups have been woefully underfinanced relative to insurtech companies addressing personal lines, distribution and other ar...
Experian leads $10M investment in Southeast Asia fintech startup Jirnexu
Consumer credit giant Experian is continuing to back Asian fintech startups after it led a $10 million investment in Southeast Asia’s Jirnexu . Jir...
Recode Daily: Apple will wait till 2020 before releasing a 5G-capable iPhone
Plus: Tumblr is banning adult content starting Dec. 17; robot janitors may already be cleaning floors at your Walmart; Taco Bell weddings; the song...
The Most Important Workplace Conversation: Our Mental Health
As stress rises and begins to impact even the most resilient of leaders, it is critical that everyone understand how the brain impacts total and or...
The New York Times, 12/04/18
The Hope and Betrayal of Blockchain
A technology that could revolutionize our concept of trust faces a major stumbling block.
The Motley Fool, 12/04/18
Robotics Stocks Are Selling Off. Is This an Opportunity for Investors?
Robotics has been one of the hardest-hit sectors in the recent market sell-off. But the falling stock prices appear to be out of sync with improvin...
NNNCo deploys IoT network for cotton farmers
3 million hectares of land will gain access to NNNCo's IoT network which will enable smart irrigation through soil moisture probes, rain gauges, lo...
Banking Tech, 12/03/18
Insurtech Lemonade has a pop at Europe
US insurance firm has “no intention of stopping at water’s edge”.
Business Wire, 12/03/18
Ping Identity Announces New Customer Identity-as-a-Service Solution for Application Developers
Ping Identity, the leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced the public preview of PingOne for Customers. The cloud-based Identity as a Ser
Crowdfund Insider, 12/03/18
U.S. Fintech Kyriba Forms New Partnership With WorldFirst to Expand Global Solutions Ecosystem
U.S. fintech startup Kyriba Corp. announced on Monday it has formed a partnership with WorldFirst, a foreign exchange and international payments ex...
The New York Times, 12/03/18
Giving Patients a Voice in Their Mental Health Care Before They’re Too Ill to Have a Say
Psychiatric advance directives allow patients with serious mental illness to specify the treatment they want if they become too sick to say so.
Mastercard, Microsoft Team On Digital ID
Mastercard and Microsoft announced Monday (December 3) a strategic collaboration to improve how people manage and use their digital identity. In a ...
Co-robots: Next-gen collaboration technology?
The National Robotics Initiative 2.0 is focusing even more on seamlessly integrating robots to assist humans in every aspect of life.
Robotic Business Review , 12/03/18
Walmart, Brain to Expand Self-Driving Floor-Cleaning Robots in Stores
Brain Corp expanded a relationship with Walmart to provide AI services and additional floor-cleaning robots to the world's largest retailer.
The Verge, 12/03/18
A 5G Samsung phone will come to Verizon by June
South Korean networks are already live.
Tips From The Intrapreneur Bringing Innovation To Heritage Brands Like Persil And Schwarzkopf
From digital disruption to dyslexia, I talk to the man bringing an entrepreneurial spirit to a 142 year-old German consumer goods giant
Precision Ag, 12/03/18
GFIA in Focus: Passion for Agtech Innovation on Display in Brisbane
The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) took place in Brisbane, Queensland last week. Spanning two full days, …
5 Important Artificial Intelligence Predictions (For 2019) Everyone Should Read
Artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and deep learning have made huge strides in 2018. In this post we look at some of the key AI predic...
InsurTech Oyster Launches Workers’ Comp Service In California
A new insurance technology (InsurTech) company is rolling out its workers’ compensation solution in California. Insurance Journal reported late las...
Business Report, 11/30/18
Beyond the convenience of the Internet of Things
OPINION: We need vigilance to determine whether our systems are secure or have been compromised … writes Louis Fourie.
CIO Review , 11/30/18
Internet of Things (IoT) and Its Importance for Different Industries
Internet of Things (IoT) and Its Importance for Different Industries By CIOReview - Internet of Things is one of the most popular technologies avai...
IT News Africa , 11/30/18
IoT disrupts the cloud
It is no longer enough to simply offer a cloud solution as emerging technologies start to not only dominate, but provide much needed competitive ad...
Business Times, 11/30/18
The power of innovation
FOR innovation to mean something to any enterprise, it starts with the leaders and employees having the end in mind and challenging the status quo....
The Drum, 11/30/18
Finance plays catch-up in digital innovation: Brands in Motion study
The global financial crisis may have happened over a decade ago, but the finance and banking sector is still battling to win back the hearts and mi...
Robotics and Automation News , 11/30/18
Vecna Robotics raises new investment and launches in new direction
Vecna Robotics now a standalone company, separates from Vecna Technologies Vecna Robotics, a developer of autonomous material handling technologies...