David Levine

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Cyber Defenders 2018

This year’s trends and high-momentum startups with the potential to shape the future of cybersecurity.<p>Nearly 1,000 data-breaches occurred in the …

Cybersecurity

Transportation-As-A-Service: The Future Of Smart Commuting

<i>The following is a guest post by Paul Asel, managing partner at NGP capital.</i>“Baseball, hot dogs, apple pie, and Chevrolet.”According to this 1974 …

Carsharing

Augmented Reality For DIY Auto Mechanics? Amazon Innovates In Auto Retail

Shopping online for aftermarket auto parts can often be a difficult and frustrating task.Aftermarket auto parts are usually manufactured by third …

Automotive Industry

Infographic: The Pension Time Bomb, $400 Trillion by 2050

<i>View the high resolution version of today’s graphic by clicking here.</i><p>Are governments making promises about pensions that they might not be able to …

Retirement

The WIRED Guide to Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is overhyped—there, we said it. It’s also incredibly important.<p>Superintelligent algorithms aren’t about to take all the jobs …

Artificial Intelligence

Here is an Email Thread of an Actual CEO Fraud Attack

For as much as we're drowning in emails - to the point where it has become socially acceptable to ignore them, at least for a little bit - let's …

Identity Theft

The Multi-Billion Dollar Industry That Makes Its Living From Your Data

In the ocean ecosystem, plankton is the raw material that fuels an entire food chain. These tiny organisms on their own aren’t that remarkable, but …

Metadata

Infographic: 9 Things Cannabis Investors Should Know

The swift regulatory changes taking place in the global cannabis sector are almost without modern precedent.<p>While some find the situation analogous …

Cannabis

Infographic: A Beginner's Guide to Cryptocurrencies

A Beginner’s Guide to Cryptocurrencies<p>With money pouring into the blockchain from investors, venture capitalists, and strategic partners, it is clear …

Cryptocurrency

Apple ordered to pay VirnetX $502.6M in patent infringement row

A federal jury on Tuesday found Apple's FaceTime, VPN and iMessage products in infringement of four VirnetX patents covering secure communications, …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

2018 Internet Of Things 50: 15 Coolest IoT Software And Services Companies

<b>Verizon</b><p><b>Top Executive:</b> Lowell McAdam, CEO<p>ThingSpace, from Basking Ridge, N.J.-based Verizon, is a web-based IoT application development platform aimed …

Internet of Things

Chinese AI startup dwarfs global rivals with $4.5 billion valuation

Chinese artificial intelligence startups are attracting ever richer valuations as the country bets big on the emerging technology.<p>SenseTime, which specializes in software that can identify people's faces in surveillance videos, said Monday that it had secured $600 million in fresh funds and is …

Artificial Intelligence

Here’s why owning a bike-share service makes sense for Uber

Losing out on those first- and last-mile trips will start to add up.<p>Jump Bikes launched in San Francisco in January with 250 electric bikes. By February, Jump had launched a pilot service in partnership with Uber. By the end of February, its first full month of operation, the company said each of …

San Francisco

Esurance: Many drivers misinformed about what data their car is sharing

Esurance recently interviewed consumers about their car’s data and its use. What became obvious from these conversations was that, when it comes to …

Identiv to Present Intelligent Transponder Solutions for the Internet of Things at RFID Journal LIVE! 2018

Identiv's HIPPA-compliant intelligent inlay featured during the "Best RFID Implementation in Health Care Awards" Live Presentation<p>FREMONT, Calif., …

Internet of Things

Here's why your attitude is more important than your intelligence

When it comes to success, it’s easy to think that people blessed with brains are inevitably going to leave the rest of us in the dust. But new …

Self-improvement

The Importance of Time Value of Money for Startups

A dollar today is worth more than a dollar tomorrow. This statement underpins all of finance. The idea has a fancy name: the Time Value of Money. It …

Venture Capital

Retail’s Adapt-Or-Die Moment: How Artificial Intelligence Is Reshaping Commerce

Retail is under pressure to crack the AI code.After all, corporations in every industry are scrambling to adapt and integrate artificial intelligence …

eCommerce

Desktop Metal gets another $65 million in a round led by Ford

Desktop Metal has had no issues raising interest (or funding) in the manufacturing world. The metal 3D printing company announced today that it’s score another $65 million in backing, bringing its total to $277 million. This latest round was led by Ford, and also includes addition money from …

3D Printing

The Global Bike-Share Boom: Dockless Models Look To Solve Urban Commutes & Transit Access

Bike-sharing systems have been around for a couple of decades. But in the past few years, they’ve gained much more prominence as new tech-infused …

Local Economies

What every utility CEO should know about blockchain

Blockchain technology can streamline transactions along the utility value chain. Here is a look at six emerging applications.<p><b>Bitcoin has attracted</b> …

Blockchain

Visualizing the Average Commute Time in U.S. States and Cities

Average Commute Time in U.S. States and Cities<p><i>View the high resolution version of today’s graphic by clicking here.</i><p>The average person is awake for …

Commuting

11 maps that will make you look at the US in an entirely different light

The United States is a dominant force on the global stage, but it doesn't excel at everything.<p>Just look at the list of countries that offer paid vacation to its workers, for example — the US is one of the only countries in the world that doesn't guarantee them any.<p>As it turns out, the US leads the …

Geography

Flipboard on Flipboard

Ikea's Place app is now out for the latest Android phones<p>Mariella Moon<p>Ikea's Place app is heading to Android. The augmented reality application gives …

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

All day long, we're inundated by interruptions and alerts from our devices. Smartphones buzz to wake us up, emails stream into our inboxes, notifications from coworkers and far away friends bubble up on our screens, and "assistants" chime in with their own soulless voices.<p>Such interruptions seem …

Social Media

Golden State Warriors Use Eye-Sync For Fatigue, Not Just Concussion Symptoms

When the Golden State Warriors’ head of sports medicine, Chelsea Lane, first approached assistant general manager Kirk Lacob in the front office with …

Sports Technology

USA Today’s first AR app brings a rocket launch to your table

After a series of VR apps like <i>The Wall</i> and <i>USS Eisenhower VR</i>, USA Today Network is now exploring storytelling on another new (ish) platform: AR. <i>321 Launch</i> is the network's first AR app, and it's designed to deliver what it says is the "industry's first, multi-layered interactive experience for space …

Apps

US soccer stars to play with GPS performance trackers

FIFA has been vocal about its ideas for the future of wearable tech in soccer, and now its vision is coming to life. Statsports is set to become the official on-field performance monitoring device of US soccer, and in the biggest partnership of its kind, will distribute 6,500 Apex GPS devices to …

Wearable Tech

There's a biological reason you're bored at work

At one point or other, we’ve all felt dulled by what we do at work—bored and creatively bankrupt. We’ve sometimes lost our zest for our jobs and accepted working as a sort of long commute to the weekend. An overwhelming majority of the workforce is not “involved in, enthusiastic about, and …

Employee Engagement