Jim Sabogal

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This tiny $37 accessory will be the best thing that ever happened to your Apple Watch

It doesn’t matter which Apple Watch generation you have or which model you wear, the same $37 device will be the best Apple Watch accessory you ever …

Tech Trends

Top 10 New Blockchain Companies To Watch For In 2018

Almost every list I’ve read that aims to share information about the top crypto and/or blockchain companies to keep an eye out for, almost always includes Bitcoin and Ether. There’s only one problem with this–these aren’t new and most people know or should know about these. Therefore, these lists …

Blockchain

These 6 Traits Reveal Why We Love Great Communicators So Much

It's not just about holding a conversation. Your communication skills can reveal how reliable, concise and honest you are.<p>You always hear about how important communication is to the success of small businesses. It may sound simple, but being a strong communicator is nuanced.<p>PayScale recently …

workimprovement

IBM Scores More International Deals

The tech giant is signing big deals to provide cloud computing, artificial intelligence, analytics, and blockchain technology.<p>Since <b>International</b> …

Cognitive Computing

These 13 medical technologies are changing lives

These medical technologies are changing the future and providing alternatives for the medical world. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>13 medical advances that are changing lives<p>#1 The iWalk 2.0 is a hands-free crutch that helps with everyday tasks. It helps transfer the stress and strain of …

13medical

Silicon Valley’s Top VC Andreessen Horowitz Has Found Its First Major Crypto Bet

Blockchain is all the rage. But the startup scene around this emerging technology is tricky to navigate. In a world where virtually every company is …

Blockchain

Azure and AWS Compared

Is your enterprise considering moving to cloud-based Infrastructure as a Service? Amazon and Azure are the two primary players, but which one is …

Cloud Computing

Cancer: 'Intelligent drug delivery' is on its way

New research paves the way to the delivery of anticancer drugs into tumors with a level of precision never seen before.<p>The new "intelligent drug …

Medical Research

Why The Cloud Is A Risky Business

Cloud, Cloud, Cloud. Everyone’s talking about it. Everyone wants to do it. But is anyone doing it right?!<p>There is no doubt that “Cloud Transition” is one of the most disruptive trends of our modern times: 77% of enterprises are going to the cloud. And 59% are already there. Question is: what’s the …

Home Depot

5G Technologies, key for more effective mission critical communications

5G networks will see rates of up to 10 times faster than current 4G networks while having the capacity to connect trillions of objects.This degree of …

Internet of Things

Blockchain for IoT: A Big Idea Meets Hard Design Questions

One of the most ambitious ideas in blockchain is that the technology could enable not just people and businesses to transact with each other …

Internet of Things

Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Better Package Tracking

Walmart has yet another delivery-focused blockchain patent in the works.<p>The application published on July 5 is entitled "Delivery Reservation …

Blockchain

To Repel Ticks, Try Spraying Your Clothes With A Pesticide That Mimics Mums

There's new evidence to support a decades-old strategy for preventing the tick bites that lead to all sorts of nasty diseases, including Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever.<p>The remedy involves spraying your clothing with permethrin — a pesticide that's chemically similar to extracts of …

Disease

IoT-Driven Cold Chain Tracking Provides Quality Control On The Go

For some products, maintaining strict temperature controls during shipping is critical. Certain pharmaceuticals and vaccines require an unbroken chain of refrigerated environments to guarantee safety and effectiveness. Frozen foods need low temperatures to prevent bacterial growth, which can cause …

Internet of Things

The Semantics of Supply Chain

My 80-year-old Prussian father-in-law loves to hear stories about how supply chain impacts economics, society and the environment. As a former Morgan Stanley investment banker, he knows something about business and appreciates the complexity and power of the end-to-end supply chain.<p>His one …

Tim Cook

Why Blockchain Asset Tracking Is Not Just for the Super-Rich

An Aboriginal community in rural Australia.A diamond dealer in Antwerp, Belgium.A used car salesman in the UK.A pharmaceutical company headquartered …

Blockchain

Pharma Giant Merck Eyes Blockchain for Fighting Counterfeit Meds

Pharmaceuticals giant Merck is seeking a patent for a way to use blockchain in order to track goods as they move through the supply chain.<p>Published …

Cryptography

Early uses of blockchain will barely be visible, says Hyperledger’s Brian Behlendorf

The blockchain revolution is coming, but you might not see it. That’s the view of Brian Behlendorf, executive director of the Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger Project.<p>Speaking at the TC Sessions: Blockchain event in Zug, Switzerland, Behlendorf explained that much of the innovation that the …

Blockchain

Blockchain Close to Breakout Moment: Deloitte Survey

ADVERTISEMENTS<p>Share with:<p>While not quite ready for primetime yet, blockchain is getting closer to its breakout moment with every passing day, …

Blockchain

MIT researchers automate drug design with machine learning

Developing and improving medications is typically a long and very involved process. Chemists build and tweak molecules, sometimes aiming to create a new treatment for a specific disease or symptom, other times working to improve a drug that already exists. But it takes a lot of time and a lot of …

Machine Learning

Is your security team ready for Gen V cyberattacks?

One year ago, my phone lit up with the first text alert about the NotPetya cyberattack. This attack—which occurred just a month after the devastating …

Cybersecurity

German pharmacist gets 12 years for diluting cancer drugs

BERLIN (AP) — A court in western Germany has sentenced a pharmacist to 12 years in prison for diluting cancer drugs on a massive scale in order to finance his luxury lifestyle.<p>In its ruling Friday, the Essen regional court said defendant Peter S. had manipulated at least 14,000 drugs, the quality …

Luxury Lifestyle

Blockchain Mining: The Key To Powering A Decentralized World

Digital currencies were undoubtedly one of the best performing investments of 2017. Bitcoin, for example, grew by an astounding 1,300% last year. It was also a time for other smaller digital currencies to shine, and many of them reached all-time highs, buoyed by unprecedented demand. In hindsight, …

Blockchain

Biogen Surges After Positive Results in Alzheimer’s Trial

A closely watched Alzheimer’s drug from Biogen Inc. and Eisai Co. showed positive results in a large clinical trial, lifting shares of the U.S. …

Alzheimer's Disease

Coffee Really May Help You Live Longer, According to Science

Caffeine lovers rejoice!<p>Drinking any amount of coffee, be it regular or decaf, may help you live longer, according to a new study<br>• The widespread study used data from half a million people<br>• Add this to coffee's many health benefits, including boosting your athletic performance<p>By now, you've probably …

Coffee

Merging data analytics with AI for more accurate business forecasts | Articles | Chief Data Officer

The ongoing proliferation of Big Data means that across almost every external or internal business touchpoint, there are insights to be gleaned, …

Big Data

We Have No Idea How Bad the US Tick Problem Is

When Rick Ostfeld gets bitten by a tick, he knows right away. After decades studying tick-borne diseases as an ecologist at the Cary Institute of …

Public Health

Mike McCoy wants to be the blockchain ambassador of Philadelphia

<b>Mike McCoy</b>, formerly the Philly-based “Campus Engagement Lead” at Brooklyn blockchain company <b>ConsenSys</b>, left his job to embark on a similar mission …

Blockchain

UK Food Watchdog Trials Blockchain for Meat Inspection

The United Kingdom's Food Standards Agency (FSA), a safety watchdog, announced Monday it had successfully piloted a blockchain-based supply chain …

Blockchain

Is Your Router Infected? Use This Tool to Find Out

The now-notorious Russian VPNFilter malware, designed to infect several dozen models of home Wi-Fi routers and network-attached storage drives, shows …

Wi-Fi