Global automation-as-a-service market to touch nearly $11 bn by 2023
The size of the global automation-as-a-service market is projected to increase to $10.91 billion by 2023, aided by surging demand for virtual workf...
AP News, 02/07/19
Ping Intelligent Identity Platform Enhanced with Improved Customer Experience and IT Automation
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 7, 2019--Ping Identity , the leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced updates to its software products, in...
Verdict , 02/07/19
Insurtech CoverHound raises $58m capital in new funding round
Insurtech firm CoverHound has raised $58m capital in new Series D funding round led by Bermuda-incorporated specialist insurer Hiscox.
Swedish fintech start-up Tink raises $64 million at a $270 million valuation
Sweden's Tink has picked up fresh capital in a venture round led by Insight Venture Partners, with backing from SEB, Nordea and ABN AMRO.
City A.M., 02/07/19
DEBATE: Could the internet of things be the answer to the social care crisis?
Could the internet of things be the answer to the social care crisis?
Iot For All, 02/07/19
Where Do Wearables Fit into the Internet of Things?
Wearable IoT devices, namely smartwatches and fitness trackers, are the among the most conspicuous examples of Internet of Things (IoT) technology....
Why enterprise IT is moving to the cloud – and when it’s not
CIOs are under pressure to move enterprise IT to the cloud. But that doesn't mean ERP has to go too, writes Pat Phelan from Rimini Street
CNYCentral , 02/07/19
New York state budget proposal promotes mental health programs
(AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo's spending proposals for New York state's mental hygiene programs are the subject of a public hearing in Albany. The Demo...
Biometric Update, 02/07/19
DERMALOG and IDnow collaborating on mobile digital identity solution
DERMALOG, Germany’s largest biometrics company, announced it is working with IDnow to expand internationally into the growing market for digital id...
Banking Tech, 02/07/19
A guide to digital identity verification: the tech and trends
Examine global trends in identity and technical insights into viable solutions.
Why The Next Evolution Of Global Health Care Will Be Blockchain-Based
This distributed ledger technology can improve security, efficiency, and the coordination of health care systems as an answer to aging legacy infra...
Business Wire, 02/07/19
Red Hat Extends Datacenter Infrastructure Control, Automation with Latest Version of Red Hat CloudForms
Red Hat CloudForms 4.7 is now generally available and introduces new infrastructure integrations and enhanced Red Hat Ansible Automation capabilities.
Global Newswire, 02/07/19
Visionstate’s IoT WANDA Device Installed in Two Large Grocery Stores in the GTA
“We’re excited to support Bunzl in introducing this innovative solution into the grocery industry,” said John Putters, Visionstate CEO. “WANDA is i...
Yooz Debuts AP Automation Tech To UK Market
Procure-to-pay software company Yooz plans to expand into the U.K., the firm announced on Wednesday (Feb. 6). A press release revealed that the com...
PR Newswire, 02/07/19
Corcentric Named a Leader in IDC MarketScape Worldwide SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Accounts Payable Applications 2019
CHERRY HILL, N.J., Feb. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Corcentric, a fast-growing provider of procurement and financial process automation solutions, has ...
The Motley Fool, 02/06/19
China AI Is Booming: 3 Stocks to Invest In
Think the U.S. dominates artificial intelligence sector? Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent want to change that.
Harvard Business Review , 02/06/19
How to Choose Your First AI Project
Pick a quick win to build internal support.
Freight Waves, 02/06/19
Indigo Agriculture launches Indigo Transport in ag supply chain
Indigo Agriculture has recently launched Indigo Transport, a digital logistics platform designed to connect shippers and carriers to more efficient...
iPhones are displaying fake '5G E' indicators: Why it matters
The new version of iOS will put a fake 5G indicator on your AT&T iPhone, which could lower expectations for 5G to the point where it slows down the...
The Verge, 02/06/19
5G can’t fix America’s broadband problems
Don’t expect the new generation of wireless tech to replace fiber, no matter what AT&T says.
AP News, 02/06/19
Radicle Growth Invests $250K in Leaf to Give Farmers a Streamlined View of Agriculture Data
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 6, 2019--Radicle Growth , an acceleration platform for early-stage ag and food technologies, today announced that L...
Hanson Robotics' Little Sophia is a coding companion for young girls
Hanson Robotics has created a "little sister" version of AI robot Sophia, intended to help young girls learn to code and gain an understanding of S...
Pictionary may provide AI with common sense
AI could transition from patterns to common sense through an after-dinner game, researchers say.
Huawei offers to build cyber security center in Poland
China's Huawei has offered to build a cyber security center in Poland where...
Packaging Gateway , 02/06/19
A helping hand: how is robotics improving food and beverage packaging?
Robots are playing a major role in food and beverage packaging. How are collaborative robots and cloud-based technologies boosting operations?
The other kind of Java: How coffee is getting a jolt from the Internet of Things
Precision agriculture, a giant database and a touch of theatre deliver custom coffee on demand.
Insurtech AI Startup Pronavigator Closes $2 Million Seed Round
Waterloo-based creator of virtual assistants for insurance, ProNavigator, recently closed its latest seed round of equity financing, announcing mor...
Venture Beat, 02/06/19
Landing.ai hires Amazon director of computer vision Gopi Prashanth
Amazon director of AI and computer vision Gopi Prashanth will become VP of Engineering at Landing.ai, a company created by Google Brain cofounder A...
Insurance Post, 02/06/19
RSA partners with insurtech on government-backed machine learning project
RSA is among the partner organisations working on a new government-funded two-year research programme into the application of machine learning and ...
vArmour, a security startup focused on multi-cloud deployments, raises $44M
As more organizations move to cloud-based IT architectures, a startup that’s helping them secure that data in an efficient way has raised some capi...
CSO Online, 02/06/19
Enabling Robust Security with Intent-based Segmentation
Supporting and securing business intent enables CIOs to fullfill their fiduciary duty to digitally transform and tear down those walls that inhibit...
The Jerusalem Post , 02/06/19
Innovation Authority Grants Boost to Female-Led Start-Ups
Under the new plan, women-led start-ups will be eligible for research and development grants worth up to NIS 2.5 million (75% of R&D funding) in th...
Banking Tech, 02/06/19
UK and Canada unveil tech innovation competition
Open to ideas in artificial intelligence, internet of things, blockchain and cybersecurity.
Eating Fruits & Veggies Can Boost Your Mood & Other Positive Mental Health Effects, Two New Studies Show
It turns out the way you eat affects more than just your physical health. According to new research, eating lots of fruits and vegetables can boost...
How Investment Made Singapore an Innovation Hub
The ‘Singapore Miracle’ isn’t just one country’s rags-to-riches story. Other nations could use the same mix of investment, education, and innovatio...
IT Munch, 02/06/19
AI-Driven Health Tech Solutions Showcased by Philips
Read the latest #aitech blog titled, "AI-Driven Health Tech Solutions Showcased by Philips". Visit iTMunch to know more about technology.
Venture Beat, 02/06/19
LendingHome Named to Forbes Fintech 50 List for Second Consecutive Year
Press Release LendingHome, an online lender challenging the mortgage finance industry, today announced it is a Forbes Fintech 50 compan...
Financial Times, 02/06/19
PayPal backed fintech Raisin raises $114m
Gain access to global coverage from local journalists on the ground in 50+ countries working around the clock to break news, analyze, spot risks an...
Tech Startups , 02/06/19
Embleema lands $3.7 million Series A funding to accelerate development of blockchain-based applications for patients and pharmacies
Embleema, a patient-driven healthcare blockchain network for secure sharing of personal health records, has closed $3.7 million Series A funding ro...
Blockchain Gets A Nod In The Isle Of Man
The Isle of Man sets up a sandbox for FinTech firms and blockchain efforts. In Japan, some of the largest banks, previously in joint blockchain ini...
As threats proliferate, so do new tools for protecting medical devices and hospitals
Six months after an episode of “Homeland” showed hackers exploiting security vulnerabilities in the (fictional) vice president’s pacemaker, Mike Ki...
PR News Globe, 02/06/19
New reports suggest strong growth for global Mobile Edge Computing market
The increasing need to improve end-user’s Quality of Experience (QoE) is driving the MEC market.
There's no good reason to trust blockchain technology
Opinion: Cryptocurrencies are useless. Blockchain solutions are frequently much worse than the systems they replace. Here's why.
Intelligent Insurer, 02/06/19
Insurtech CoverHound attracts $58m investment from Hiscox, Chubb, MS&AD
Specialist insurer Hiscox has led a $58 million Series D funding round of insurtech CoverHound, with additional investors including Chubb, Aflac Ve...