05/16/2018

Will Huawei become a pawn in a high-stakes U.S.-China technology war?

The Justice Department investigation into Huawei recalls a similar probe into whether Shenzhen rival ZTE broke U.S. sanctions by exporting devices containing American components to Iran. […]
05/15/2018

Lawmakers Say U.S. Tech Is Being Used in Abusive Chinese Crackdowns

Updated May 15, 2018 12:29 p.m. ET Two members of Congress are urging the Commerce Department to consider toughening export controls on U.S. companies whose technologies […]
05/15/2018

Facial recognition technology is “dangerously inaccurate”

The Metropolitan Police’s use of facial recognition is misidentifying innocent people as wanted criminals more than nine times out of 10, according to a privacy campaign […]
05/15/2018

IBM and Veridium Labs partner to use blockchain technology to improve carbon-credit markets

U.S.-based multinational IBM is joining forces with Hong Kong’s Veridium Labs to use blockchain, the distributed ledger technology, to increase the efficiency in the carbon-credit market […]
05/15/2018

New firm looks to embrace blockchain technology ethos

Home Daily News New firm looks to embrace blockchain technology… Business of Law By Jason Tashea Posted May 15, 2018, 8:00 am CDT Angela Angelovska-Wilson Blockchain […]
05/15/2018

UK police facial recognition technology fails to ID correct person nine times out of 10, says Big Brother Watch

Police attempts to use cameras linked to databases to recognise peoples’ faces are failing, with the wrong person picked nine times out 10, a report claims. […]
05/15/2018

A strategic mindset shift is needed by NGOs to fully embrace technology

A center in Mogadishu issues biometric identification cards to Somali citizens. Photo by: Tobin Jones / AMISOM LUSAKA, Zambia — Tech innovations such as biometrics, facial […]
05/15/2018

Contact centres should maximise on human interactions in a technology focused environment

As the modern business landscape becomes ever more competitive, simply meeting customer expectation no longer goes far enough. In order for businesses to gain the competitive […]
05/15/2018

Subcutaneous Fitbits? These cows are modeling the tracking technology of the future

Somewhere on a dairy farm in Wellsville, Utah, are three cyborg  cows, indistinguishable from the rest of the herd. Just like the other cows, they eat, […]
05/15/2018

Mark Hagerty Rejoins TransPerfect As Chief Technology Officer

Based in TransPerfect’s Cupertino, California office, Hagerty brings with him more than 30 years of software development experience and will resume responsibility for leading TransPerfect’s industry-leading […]
05/15/2018

Vesper’s new microphone technology attracts millions from the biggest names in sound technology – TechCrunch

Vesper Technologies, a new microphone technology developer, has raised $23 million from some of the biggest names in audio technology to finance the commercialization of its […]
05/15/2018

Facebook closed 583m fake accounts in first three months of 2018 | Technology

Facebook took moderation action against almost 1.5bn accounts and posts which violated its community standards in the first three months of 2018, the company has revealed. […]