NEW YORK (AP) Hey Alexa, what's my bank account balance?
WASHINGTON (AP) Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story about his investment in the company.
SMEs keen to transform into a data-driven business need to scale up wisely and scrutinize each move
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In the recent time, there is a lot of focus on big data, data analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning.
When Desmond Griffin and his sister-in-law Penny Green decided to join forces on mobile payments company Glance Technologies Inc.?, it was to help expand the business with an eye to taking it public.
Small businesses have a people management blind spot, often overlooking how stronger HR practice could support their growth, the CIPD's head of public policy told MPs yesterday.
Speaking to the business, energy and industrial strategy committee, Ben Willmott (pictured) said many small business owners failed to recognise the challenges they faced as people management issues that could be corrected through HR.
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I was asked for a 30 second elevator pitch in DevOps for a non-IT boss. Here's what I came up with.
Holy Cow! We're only a few weeks away from DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2018 and I can't begin to describe just how excited I am for our third event in Europe. I never learn as much in short period of time as I do during my days spent at DevOps Enterprise.
Taser-maker Axon and drone manufacturer DJI have partnered to sell surveillance drones to US law enforcement agencies.
The Axon Air partnership, which Axon promoted in a press release on Tuesday, is designed to protect the chain-of-custody of evidence collected by drones.
For many startups, marketing is at the bottom of the to-do list. With the myriad of daily tasks on their lists, marketing just isn't a priority for some startups.
While crowdfunding company Indiegogo
has been running a pilot program in China for the past couple of years, it's now building on those efforts with the launch of the Indiegogo China Global Fast-Track Program.
CEO David Mandelbrot is in Shenzhen, China this week to announce the program, which is designed to help Chinese entrepreneurs reach a global audience.
Berlin-based venture capital firm Target Global announced today it has launched a new fund to target startups working to disrupt transportation.
The fund has raised $100 million, but will continue to raise money with the intention of passing $300 million.
In direct contradiction to Betteridge's Law, we believe the answer is yes. Analytics in higher education is in the trough of disillusionment.
Having heard lots of success stories, the young and the old search for the idea they would develop and make money from. However, little do they know about financial challenges they are about to stumble upon.
On Tuesday, Axon announced it is partnering with dronemaker DJI to sell surveillance drones to U.S.
With an upcoming Apple update for iPhones and iPads, real estate agents and homebuyers will be able to use their devices to do even more with augmented reality (AR).
The technology, which refers to placing virtual objects and information in the real world (often using a smartphone camera), has already started catching on in real estate thanks to software like Apple's ARKit, which can be used to build applications like Sotheby's Curate virtual staging app.
Vetsource said it raised $50 million of Series D capital in a round led by Bain Capital Ventures.
A press release follows:
Vetsource closes $50 million financing led by Bain Capital Ventures
Innovative veterinary service provider poised to accelerate market leadership position
PORTLAND, OR, June 5th, 2018 - Vetsource, a technology-enabled healthcare services company with a platform designed to empower veterinarians to deliver better care to their patients, announced that it has closed a $50 million Series D private financing round.
Woburn, Massachusetts-based Cytrellis Biosystems, a medical technology company that's developing new aesthetic devices, has secured $28.5 million in Series B funding.
What a year for women's empowerment!
Over the last nine months, obstacles that women face personally and professionally have been making front-page headlines and sparking powerful movements such as #Metoo and Time's Up. These efforts are bringing much-needed attention to these critical issues.
For the more than 1 billion people without reliable electricity access, advances in off-grid solar (OGS) solutions present significant promise: A recent World Bank report showed that by 2017 the global OGS sector was providing improved energy access to an estimated 73 million households.
Yes, but: Half of the projected $5.
It's June and the summer is just getting started in Berlin??there's sunshine everywhere and the Berliners are out in the streets. But here I am in a dark, dance-club like room in the basement of The Factory??Berlin's newest startup epicenter??with a hundred people that I've convinced to be here for an entire weekend.
Next week in Vancouver, SIGGRAPH 2018, the world's largest computer graphics and interactive techniques conference, will kick off five days of interesting programming and exhibitions. Many research teams from around the world showcase the results of their latest projects, ranging in topics from 3D shapes and augmented reality to topology optimization and 3D scanning, at the annual conference, and this year, the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) is doing the same.