Startup Tractable has today announced that it has raised $25m in a Series C investment round to further its artificial intelligence (AI) to assist with accident and disaster recovery.
70% of UK businesses plan to invest in 5G within the next three years, according to a study by EY published today.
Insurtech startup Digital Risks has raised $10.4m in a second Series A funding round, allowing it to further its digital-first insurance offering for small and mediums-sized enterprises (SMEs).
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A wearable that can monitor vital signs through fur or several layers of clothing has been developed by researchers, showing potential for use by both pets and people.
Generation Z workers are vital to companies’ ongoing digital transformation, but according to a report published today, many companies are failing to make full use of this emerging cohort.
The city of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, is poised to take over from London as Europe’s leading tech hub, and the main reason is Brexit, a key recruiter for the industry has warned.
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The hack on MGM Resorts that has exposed the personal details of over 10 million people may be a smokescreen for a far more sophisticated attack to get in-depth personal data on law enforcement leaders, private sector heads, key government influencers and politicians.
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Manufacturing and logistics companies can now include exoskeletons in their smart factory deployments with the development of an internet of things (IoT) connected intelligent exoskeleton.
Cybersecurity company SentinelOne has seen its valuation climb past the billion mark for the first time, giving it unicorn status, with a Series E funding round in which it raised $200m.
The UK government lost an average of 39 devices a week in the 12 months between 1 June 2018 and 1 June 2019, highlighting the need for greater security practices.
Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg has proposed a regulatory framework for cryptocurrency that has drawn praise from a leading financial expert.
The UK’s first and only satellite launch site, which is being developed by Shetland Space Centre, has moved a step closer to reality with a £2.05m investment by Leonne International.
The rate of cyberattacks targeting businesses continues to rise, yet according to EY, two thirds of organisations are still treating cybersecurity as an afterthought.
Inc & Co Group has announced the acquisition of Laundrapp, the UK’s leading on-demand laundry service, after it went into administration last week, highlighting the growing potential of disruptive companies within the dry cleaning and laundry space.
Payments technology giant Mastercard has today announced the development of the European Cyber Resilience Centre, a new cybersecurity centre designed to encourage public-private collaboration in the continent.
The news that the government of Puerto Rico has lost over $2.6m in a phishing scam should be treated as a vital reminder to businesses about how easy such emails are to fall for, according to cybersecurity experts.
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Japanese technology giant Rakuten has become the latest company to cancel its attendance at Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona 2020 over fears surrounding the novel coronavirus, now named Covid-19.
Cybersecurity company McAfee has become the latest organisation to call off attending Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona 2020 over concerns relating to the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Swedish tech giant Ericsson has become the latest in a string of high-profile companies to pull out of attending MWC Barcelona 2020 over fears related to the novel coronavirus.
The use of facial recognition by police and other law enforcement is proving divisive, with Verdict readers split over its use.
The UK travel and mobility industry is set to be transformed by data with the launch of a national data exchange named ConVEx.
A vulnerability has been identified in the Philips Hue smart bulbs range that could be exploited by hackers to take over the networks of homes and businesses.
A data breach at UK-based Crew and Concierge Limited has exposed the personal data of 17,379 people of 50 different nationalities working in the yachting industry.
An alliance of key partners in the aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) industry has been launched today to determine whether blockchain can be used to track, trace and record aircraft parts.
The price of Bitcoin will continue to rise until the novel coronavirus outbreak hits its peak, a leading financial expert has said.