Silicon Republic , 04/08/19
How do you get a job building a blockchain?
Want to get a job in blockchain but worried you don’t have the right experience? Check out the skills you need to succeed without experience.
Block Tribune , 04/08/19
Blockchain Startup Acre Software Raises $6.5M USD In Funding From Aviva And SBG
Blockchain mortgage startup Acre Software has secured a £5 million ($6.5M USD) investment from UK financial adviser Sesame Bankhall Group (SBG) and...
Light Reading, 04/08/19
Startup Seeks Cable Edge in Edge Computing
Mutable Founder & CEO Antonio Pellegrino explains how his New York startup aims to team with cable operators and other service providers to offer e...
How To Address IoT Security Issues On Your Corporate Network
More IoT devices that we haven’t even thought of yet will be coming soon, so having the appropriate security measures in place will only make futur...
Industry Week , 04/08/19
Four Ways 5G Will Change Manufacturering
5G is like an adrenaline shot to the heart of your communications network, and that's going to have big implications for the factory floor.
There might not be a 5G iPhone until 2021
But 2020 still looks fairly likely
Business Wire, 04/08/19
Syngenta: Accelerating Innovation in a Changing World
Syngenta announced today that it will accelerate its innovation to address the increasing challenges faced by farmers around the world and the changin
EE News Europe , 04/08/19
IoT tech partnership aims for Industry 4.0 user interfaces
In order to broaden the appeal of its advanced graphics controller ICs in the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) sector, Bridgetek has entered into ...
Tech Target, 04/08/19
Healthcare CIO talks innovation in the face of ever-changing regulations
A healthcare CIO like Arthur Harvey is challenged to introduce innovation in the face of rapidly changing regulations and requirements.
Venture Beat, 04/08/19
Ambarella’s computer vision chip will boost clarity of home security cameras
Ambarella is introducing a low-cost chip that enables better colored night vision and clarity for home and commerical security cameras.
Smart Company , 04/08/19
Agtech Agerris raises $6.5 million in seed funding to set robots to work on Australia’s farms
Field robotics startup Agerris has launched onto the agtech scene, securing $6.5 million in seed funding to commercialise its automated farm equipm...
Dayton Daily News, 04/07/19
Screen time has little impact on teens’ mental health, study finds
Worried about your child’s screen time?
Financial Times, 04/07/19
Fintech start-up Branch raises funding for EM lending push
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...
Venture Beat, 04/07/19
Why Intel expects dumb IoT devices to get smarter and smarter
Intel expects processing for the internet of things to happen at both the edge and the center of the network. That creates demand for more AI.
The Independent , 04/06/19
Indonesian healthtech Medigo secures seed funding from Venturra Discovery
Latest Singapore News and Headlines, Top Stories and Alternative Perspectives.
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The Fascinating Ways PepsiCo Uses Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning To Deliver Success
PepsiCo, one of the world’s biggest food and beverage companies, unlocked the value of data and now uses AI and machine learning in its factory ope...
Venture Beat, 04/04/19
A fintech VC explains how to go from big idea to big money (VB Live)
Find out the difference between fintech startups that fail and the ones that disrupt entire industries in this VB Live event.
Nigerian fintech Kudi raises $5m Series-A round to expand network, products
Kudi is set to expand its network of bank agents in Nigeria and launch new financial products after it raised a $5-million Series A round led by Pa...
Crowdfund Insider, 04/04/19
Canada’s Regulatory System for Fintech is Complex, Costly and Chaotic. It is Stifling Fintech Innovation
Canada may be a smaller market but it has a robust, highly sophisticated economy and a vibrant Fintech sector. Toronto, the financial center of the...
Former Simple Bank Co-Founder Unveils New Blockchain Payments Startup
Sila, a startup launched by former Simple Bank co-founder Shamir Karkal, has unveiled an open beta for its ethereum-based payments platform.
Keerti Melkote: IoT Is Prompting Enterprise Networking’s ‘Next Big Transformation’
Aruba founder and Senior Vice President and General Manager Keerti Melkote talks about the impact of IoT on enterprise networks and whether today's...
Martech Series , 04/04/19
Zift Solutions Introduces ZiftONE Enterprise Channel Management Platform
Channel Leaders Embrace ZiftONE Platform to Turn Channel Programs into Business Growth Engines Enterprise Channel Management Leader Zift Solutions has
Swedish fintech Zaver has raised $1.2M seed for its P2P payments platform
Zaver, a Swedish fintech that has built a payments platform to facilitate peer-to-peer trades and more, has picked up just over $1.2 million in see...
Crowdfund Insider, 04/04/19
Payment Fintech Segovia Acquired by Crown Agents Bank
CABIM Ltd, the parent company of Crown Agents Bank has acquired Segovia, a US-based payments firm. In a release, Crown Agents Bank said the purchas...
Digital identity: Driving towards a connected future
In Ridley Scott’s 1982 sci-fi film Blade Runner, the “future” is set in 2019. In this version, the grey skies are littered with flying cars called ...
South Philly agtech startup Augean Robotics raises $1.5M
The makers of a curious farming robot called Burro have plans to scale up. Here's why founder Charlie Andersen thinks Philly "should be a huge hotb...
CSO Online, 04/04/19
Security technologies that provide the most savings
A new report from Accenture and the Ponemon Institute quantifies which cybersecurity technologies provide the most value to an organization.
The Economist, 04/04/19
Remaking life means automating biology
Synthesised DNA enables doing biology on an industrial scale
Freight Waves, 04/04/19
Livingston joins TradeLens blockchain shipping platform
Canadian customs brokerage and BiTA member participates in pilot program of system developed by Maersk and IBM, involving Canada Border Services Ag...
PR Newswire, 04/04/19
Wirecard Partners With Plug and Play, World's Largest Innovation Platform
ASCHHEIM, Germany, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wirecard and Plug and Play join forces to further advance technology developments worldwide: the g...
Future Farming , 04/04/19
Smart harvest tech becoming more cost efficient
The cost efficiency of smart harvest technologies is to gain exponential growth.
Verizon’s 5G Wireless Network Is Live, But There’s a Big Catch
Verizon just launched its first 5G wireless phone service—in Chicago and Minneapolis. But the company likely won’t see a real 5G payoff until 2021.
Venture Beat, 04/04/19
South Korea rushes 5G launch to beat Verizon, claims first subscribers
Who was actually first to launch commercial mobile 5G services? The winner of the U.S. and South Korean race may ultimately come down to a photo fi...
Intelligent CIO, 04/04/19
Innovative technologies to be showcased at AgTech Africa
Technology and digitalisation are powering agriculture like never before. The first AgTech Africa event that will take place in Kenya next week wil...
Solving The Skills Gap With User-Friendly Artificial Intelligence
The answer to the skills gap isn’t to throw more humans at the problem, but instead to throw better AI at the humans.
Fosters , 04/04/19
Portsmouth Regional on cutting edge of robotic surgery
Dr. Akhil Sastry, an orthopedic surgeon at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, is a pioneer in the seacoast on the use of robotics for joint replacement ...
Korea Times, 04/04/19
SK Innovation's PR campaign goes viral online
SK Innovation's new public relations campaign titled “Imagination Into Reality” has exceeded 20 million views within 27 days of its launch, making ...
Reinsurance News, 04/04/19
IA Capital Group raises $150mn for insurtech-focused venture capital
IA Capital Group, an insurtech-focused venture capital firm, has announced that it has raised $150 million across three funds, representing its sixth,
Insurance Journal, 04/04/19
How Insurtech Will Revolutionize Inland Marine by Cutting Costs
Insurtech advances will soon drive down unacceptably high expense ratios in the inland marine sector, making it possible to insure even hard-to-place,
7 points to consider for a successful corporate-startup collaboration
But what are the advantages and what are the pitfalls to be avoided, as a corporation? Are there proven ways to decrease the problems and issues th...