The New York Times, 04/14/19
V.A. Officials, and the Nation, Battle an Unrelenting Tide of Veteran Suicides
High rates of homelessness, traumatic brain injuries, post-traumatic stress and a military culture that can be resistant to seeking help are all ag...
The News & Observer , 04/14/19
Alabama behavioral health group sees continued growth
The leader of an Alabama behavioral health care provider says the organization experienced tremendous growth in 2018.
The Sacramento Bee , 04/14/19
New program seeks to train workers for industrial automation
A new program in southeast Alabama is aimed at training workers for careers in industrial automation that focus on electrical, mechanical and compu...
The Seattle Times, 04/14/19
Minneapolis has the start of a cutting-edge 5G wireless network
Just as tens of thousands of people were descending on Minneapolis for the Final Four this month, the city became one of the first places in the wo...
Google has opened its first Africa Artificial Intelligence lab in Ghana
Google's first AI lab in Africa is based in Accra, Ghana and aims to provide innovative solutions to problems facing the continent.
Indian Banks Consider Promoting Blockchain Tech Use for Payments
Major Indian banks plan to focus on blockchain tech implementation to increase digital transaction quality.
Concord Monitor , 04/13/19
My Turn: Getting priorities in order on mental health funding
As we move into the Senate phase of the state budget, issues have come up over the past week or so that raise concerns about much-needed funding fo...
Uberheroes comics teach children about mental health
Uberheroes encourages young people to face reality and not hide their identities behind a mask.
Container Journal , 04/12/19
Kubernetes: Changing the Game for Enterprise Containerization
There are certain challenges to containerization, and enterprises increasingly are relying on Kubernetes distributions and support offerings.
Singularity Hub, 04/12/19
AI and Robotics Are Transforming Disaster Relief
Armed with the power of data broadcasting and the force of the crowd, disaster victims now play a vital role in emergency response.
The Next Platform, 04/12/19
Building Out The Edge One Datacenter At A Time
Over the last two decades, hyperscale datacenters have reshaped the computing industry, making possible cloud computing, online retail, and media
Sun Sentinel , 04/12/19
Postal Service tweaking mail notification program that identity thieves hacked
Postal inspector says added security step and consumer participation can thwart mail thieves
Variety , 04/12/19
Magic Leap Wants to Use Blockchain Technology to Secure Personal Data
Augmented reality startup Magic Leap is looking to use Blockchain technology to store and secure some of its user data, according to multiple job l...
Digital Health Age , 04/12/19
Healthtech company develops AI software to control river blindness
An Indian healthtech company has announced it will develop an artificial intelligence (AI) based computer aided-software for controlling spread of ...
Nordic Capital acquires digital identity developer Signicat
Nordic Capital Fund IX (Nordic Capital) has acquired digital identity and signature solutions provider Signicat for an undisclosed amount.
Amazon teams with FIRST for robotics education grants
Earlier this week, Amazon confirmed that it would be acquiring Canvas, a little known Colorado-based startup that creates autonomous driving system...
Quality Magazine , 04/12/19
Automation Arrives in Chicago
The Automate Show brought thousands of robots to Chicago this week. The robots were serving ice cream and beer, playing music, and in one case, box...
Intelligent Insurer, 04/12/19
Google's AI venture fund leads $3.85m investment in insurtech start-up Flyreel
US-based insurtech start-up Flyreel, a provider of artificial intelligence-powered underwriting solution for commercial and residential insurers, h...
The Enterprisers Project , 04/12/19
6 ways to find innovative ideas: Houston CIO of the Year winners share
Where do you find new ideas and fresh perspectives? Listen to what these award-winning CIOs have to say.
IAM Robotics puts a unique spin on warehouse automation
Before robots get to do the fun stuff, they’re going to be tasked with all of the things humans don’t want to do. It’s a driving tenet of automatio...
Technology eases farming 'drudgery' and risk as climate threats grow
OXFORD, England (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In India, farmers growing crops f...
Crain's New York , 04/12/19
Brooklyn health startup raises $65M for tech-driven community care
Cityblock, a Brooklyn health company devoted to using technology to care for low-income patients with complex conditions, has raised $65 million in...
Design News, 04/11/19
90% of Infrastructure Security Pros Have Been Hacked in the Last Two Years
According to a report commissioned by Tenable, 62% of respondents said their organizations have suffered multiple attacks.
AP News, 04/11/19
Daymon Unveils What’s Next in Private Brand Innovation
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PR Newswire, 04/11/19
Future FinTech Announces the Establishment of a New Subsidiary to Expand its Logistics Network of Chain Cloud Mall Business
XI'AN, China, April. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Future FinTech Group Inc. (FTFT)("Future FinTech", "FTFT" or "the Company"), a financial technology c...
The Economist, 04/11/19
Fintech takes aim at the steep cost of international money transfers
High-street banks and bureaus will soon have to come clear about hidden costs
PR Newswire, 04/11/19
Gradient Ventures Leads $3.85M Investment in Insurtech Flyreel
DENVER, April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flyreel, the most advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) solution for property insurance, announced today tha...
H|T: The healthtech times - Alexa Has Hipaa Skills
The Healthtech Times is a weekly newsletter covering healthtech news from Canada and around the globe. Subscribe to H|T using the form at the botto...
Tech Round , 04/11/19
Insurtech Zego and WeFlex partner for data-driven insurance
London-based insurtech Zego recently partnered with WeFlex, providing WeFlex’s 700-strong fleet with a first-of-its-kind insurance policy.
Hanson recruits Softbank Robotics scientist as CTO
Hanson Robotics announced this morning that it has hired Amit Kumar Pandey, Softbank Europe’s Chief Scientist, as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) an...
Farm Weekly , 04/11/19
Internet of Things DecisionAg grants to drive agtech
Grants to help stimulate innovation and advance development and adoption of agricultural technology in WA
Venture Beat, 04/11/19
Albertsons will use IBM’s blockchain network to trace romaine lettuce supply chain
Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food retailers in the U.S., is joining the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network to track romaine lettuce.
Nordic Capital acquires digital identity and oboarding pioneer Signicat
Nordic Capital has acquired Norwegian digital identity outfit Signicat with the objective of expanding its ID assurance and digital onboarding tool...
Trint, the AI-powered transcription service, closes $4.5M Series A
Trint, the London-based transcription startup founded by Emmy-winning journalist Jeff Kofman, has raised $4.5 million in Series A funding. The roun...
Financial Times, 04/11/19
Insurtech start-up Lemonade raises $300m
Gain a global perspective on the US and go beyond with curated news and analysis from 600 journalists in 50+ countries covering politics, business,...
Blockchain Marketing Pro Tips: How To Get Noticed Online
Until the day when blockchain becomes more widely accepted, marketing the technology will require firms to make use of specific strategies to boost...
Business Leader , 04/11/19
Researchers and Businesses Team Up To Develop New Health Tech
Researchers at the University of Sheffield have been awarded 2.1m euros in funding to help develop technology to monitor how well people walk
Google Offers Built-In Security Key Feature for Android Phones
Security keys give your online accounts an extra layer of protection, but some people don't want to carry them around or pay up to $50 per key. So ...
The Innovation Enterprise , 04/10/19
KPMG opens tech and innovation center in Chicago
The KPMG Ignition Center – Chicago will incorporate an innovation lab, an insights center, a prototyping "Garage" space named the Green Room, a 13-...
The startup behind Walmart’s shelf-scanning robots
Earlier this week, Walmart announced a wide-scale expansion of in-store technology. The news came, of course, as the superstore chain is fighting A...
IoT Evolution World , 04/10/19
The Internet of Things and Smart Cities
Enter the smart city, where the Internet of Things will impact everything from lighting to the flow of traffic through urban centers.
Geospatial World , 04/10/19
SoftServe achieves IoT partner specialization with Google Cloud
USA: SoftServe, a leading digital authority and consulting company, announces it achieved the Internet of Things (IoT) Partner Specialization in t...
Business Insider, 04/10/19
Fintech unicorns are leading job creation in London
In 2018, there was a 61% increase in fintech job creation within London from the previous year making it the fastest growing sector for vacancies.
Innovation Endeavors debuts Deep Life, an incubator focused on the intersection of life science and computer science
Innovation Endeavors, the fund backed by Google’s Eric Schmidt, has for years now been taking a novel approach to working on difficult and still-ev...