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Google AI Could Challenge Big Pharma in Drug Discovery

Google AI Could Challenge Big Pharma in Drug Discovery

21 Jul 2019 comment

A win for DeepMind, the AI arm of Google’s parent Alphabet, at a biennial biology conference could upend how drugmakers find and develop new medicines, according to Bloomberg.

Amsterdam Hits Pause on Data-Center Boom

Amsterdam Hits Pause on Data-Center Boom

21 Jul 2019 comment

Amsterdam reckons it has more data centers than any other major city in the world, and that’s turned out to be too much of a good thing, according to Bloomberg.

Disneyland Is Tracking Guests and Generating Big Profits Doing It

Disneyland Is Tracking Guests and Generating Big Profits Doing It

21 Jul 2019 comment

With the recent opening of the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park at California’s Disneyland, the company continues to boost its $20 billion resorts business, according to Bloomberg.

Microsoft Data Shows Hackers Are Still Targeting U.S. Elections

Microsoft Data Shows Hackers Are Still Targeting U.S. Elections

20 Jul 2019 comment

State-backed hackers have attempted to infiltrate targets related to U.S. elections more than 700 times in the past year, according to Bloomberg, citing a Microsoft blog post.

Europe's Plan to Prove Its Tech Muscle Gets Lost in Space

Europe's Plan to Prove Its Tech Muscle Gets Lost in Space

20 Jul 2019 comment

Europe’s determination to build up its own, independent, tech infrastructure took a hit this week, according to Bloomberg.

Banning Huawei Could Make U.K. Networks Less Secure, MPs Say

Banning Huawei Could Make U.K. Networks Less Secure, MPs Say

20 Jul 2019 comment

Barring Huawei from operating in the U.K. could lower security standards and make networks less resilient to malicious attacks, according to Bloomberg, citing Parliament’s intelligence and security committee.

Robert Bosch Venture Capital Invests in Xometry

Robert Bosch Venture Capital Invests in Xometry

19 Jul 2019 comment

Robert Bosch Venture Capital (RBVC) joins a $55m growth financing round in Xometry.

Amazon Settles German Antitrust Probe Ahead of EU Battle

Amazon Settles German Antitrust Probe Ahead of EU Battle

19 Jul 2019 comment

Amazon struck a deal with Germany and Austria to shut down antitrust probes into how it handles other merchants on its site, according to Bloomberg.

Seven Mistakes to Avoid in Blockchain Projects

Seven Mistakes to Avoid in Blockchain Projects

10 Jul 2019 comment

Interest in blockchain continues to be high, but there is still a significant gap between the hype and market reality, according to Gartner.

IBM Namess Johannes Maurer New General Manager for South East Europe

IBM Namess Johannes Maurer New General Manager for South East Europe

9 Jul 2019 comment

IBM has appointed Johannes Maurer as the new General Manager for South East Europe.

75 Percent Large Organizations Will Hire AI Behavior Forensic Experts

75 Percent Large Organizations Will Hire AI Behavior Forensic Experts

18 Jun 2019 comment

Despite rising regulatory scrutiny to combat privacy breaches, Gartner predicts that, by 2023, 75% of large organizations will hire AI behavior forensic, privacy and customer trust specialists to reduce risk.

Amsterdam Hits Pause on Data-Center Boom

Amsterdam Hits Pause on Data-Center Boom

21 Jul 2019 comment

Amsterdam reckons it has more data centers than any other major city in the world, and that’s turned out to be too much of a good thing, according to Bloomberg.

Disneyland Is Tracking Guests and Generating Big Profits Doing It

Disneyland Is Tracking Guests and Generating Big Profits Doing It

21 Jul 2019 comment

With the recent opening of the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park at California’s Disneyland, the company continues to boost its $20 billion resorts business, according to Bloomberg.

Microsoft Data Shows Hackers Are Still Targeting U.S. Elections

Microsoft Data Shows Hackers Are Still Targeting U.S. Elections

20 Jul 2019 comment

State-backed hackers have attempted to infiltrate targets related to U.S. elections more than 700 times in the past year, according to Bloomberg, citing a Microsoft blog post.

Ericsson, T-Mobile, and Qualcomm Conduct 5G Data Session on Low-Band Spectrum

Ericsson, T-Mobile, and Qualcomm Conduct 5G Data Session on Low-Band Spectrum

16 Jul 2019 comment

Ericsson, T-Mobile, and Qualcomm completed the world’s first low-band 5G-New Radio (NR) data session on a commercial 5G modem.

China Unicom Deploys Nokia Optical Fronthaul

China Unicom Deploys Nokia Optical Fronthaul

12 Jul 2019 comment

Nokia announced that China Unicom has chosen their optical fronthaul solution to power its 4G and 5G networks in Beijing, supporting the operator’s ambitious commitment to deliver 5G in the 2019 timeframe.

TIM Takes First Commercial 5G Steps in Italy

TIM Takes First Commercial 5G Steps in Italy

11 Jul 2019 comment

TIM is switching on its 5G network in Italy and has chosen Ericsson 5G commercial hardware, software and solutions for the initial deployment of the new technology.

Bosch Extends the Service Life of Electric-Vehicle Batteries

Bosch Extends the Service Life of Electric-Vehicle Batteries

16 Jul 2019 comment

The older the batteries get, the lower their performance and capacity, and the shorter the range of the vehicle.

Intel’s One API Project Will Deliver Unified Programming Across Architectures

Intel’s One API Project Will Deliver Unified Programming Across Architectures

16 Jul 2019 comment

Intel's engineering leaders recently provided an update on their software project “One API”.

Microsoft and Providence St. Joseph Health Announce Strategic Alliance

Microsoft and Providence St. Joseph Health Announce Strategic Alliance

9 Jul 2019 comment

Microsoft and Providence St. Joseph Health  announced a multi-year strategic alliance to accelerate the digital transformation of health care.

Google AI Could Challenge Big Pharma in Drug Discovery

Google AI Could Challenge Big Pharma in Drug Discovery

21 Jul 2019 comment

A win for DeepMind, the AI arm of Google’s parent Alphabet, at a biennial biology conference could upend how drugmakers find and develop new medicines, according to Bloomberg.

Qualcomm Announced Snapdragon 855 Plus Mobile Platform

Qualcomm Announced Snapdragon 855 Plus Mobile Platform

17 Jul 2019 comment

Chipmaker Qualcomm unveiled the Snapdragon 855 Plus Mobile Platform.

SEAT and Grupo Sesé Link Up via Drone

SEAT and Grupo Sesé Link Up via Drone

15 Jul 2019 comment

The SEAT factory in Martorell is the first Spanish plant to receive components via drone delivery.