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By Tony Poulos | Keeping a close eye on disruption in the digital and telecommunications markets.

Here's what we know about the SEC hack

Written by Reuters on September 22, 2017 in Features, News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst<p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. markets regulator …

Security

US Homeland Security had found critical flaws in SEC systems

Written by Reuters on September 22, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo<p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of …

Cybersecurity

Apple iPhone 8 launch disappoints as people wait for the X

Written by Reuters on September 22, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Edgar Su<p>SYDNEY/TOKYO (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s launch of iPhone 8 kicked off in …

IPhone 8

Question: can AI machines ever have an 'aha' moment?

Written by Alex Leslie on September 21, 2017 in Opinion with 0 Comments<p>By pathdoc / Shutterstock.com<p>While the debate about whether AI will lead us to …

Parkinson's Disease

Facebook will add more human review and oversight: Sandberg

Written by Reuters on September 21, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer<p>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc will add “more human …

Facebook

Will Brexit have a positive or negative impact on telecoms?

By Patila / Shutterstock.com<p>With 18 months to go before the UK’s formal exit from the EU, Brexit is rolling in fast, pushing a bow-wave of …

Brexit

News highlights for 20 September 2017

Written by News Center on September 21, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>Google hardware executive Rick Osterloh (L) shakes hand with HTC CEO Cher …

Western Digital

Apple Watch has voice and data connectivity problem

Written by Reuters on September 21, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Stephen Lam/File Photo<p>(Reuters) – Apple Inc on Wednesday conceded its latest …

Smartwatches

News highlights for 19 September 2017

Written by News Center on September 20, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Carlos Jasso/Illustration/File Photo<p><b>Amazon working on smart glasses which</b> …

Amazon.com Inc

Tesla shares fall as analysts reconsider time to profit

Written by Reuters on September 20, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Tyrone Siu<p>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Shares of Tesla fell from record highs on …

Markets

Insurers counting on new technology to become more positive

REUTERS/Phil Noble /File Photo<p>LONDON (Reuters) – Insurers are counting on real-time technology to help them cut back payouts, from a system warning …

FinTech

News highlights for 18 September 2017

Written by News Center on September 19, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Robert Galbraith<p><b>Nvidia shares hit record high on AI focus</b><p>(Reuters) – …

Wireless

Google offers rivals equal display in EU antitrust move

Written by Reuters on September 19, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Mike Blake<p>BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Google has offered to display rival comparison …

Google

EVs could trigger huge disruption in the car industry

Unlike the optimists, I do not see EVs as the beginning of a new golden age for the vehicle makers but instead the trigger for a potential collapse …

Electric Vehicles

Should central banks issue their own cryptocurrencies?

Written by Reuters on September 18, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration/File Photo<p>LONDON (Reuters) – It is too soon to …

Bitcoin

Beijing orders cryptocurrency exchanges to halt trading

Written by Reuters on September 18, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo<p>SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese authorities have ordered …

Cryptocurrency

Senator Warren introduces Equifax Bill, as execs leave

Written by Reuters on September 18, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Christopher Aluka Berry<p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren …

Identity Theft

News highlights for 17 September 2017

Written by News Center on September 18, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Carlos Jasso/Illustration/File Photo<p><b>Amazon aims for ‘cat walk to your</b> …

Saudi Arabia

Guy Kawasaki has some lessons on real digital transformation

By alphaspirit / Shutterstock.com<p>The ACC2017 conference kicked off in Cebu on Tuesday with a pep talk from Guy Kawasaki, Silicon Valley guru and …

Guy Kawasaki

European Commission to bolster cyber security powers

Written by EurActiv on September 15, 2017 in Features with 0 Comments<p>By Rawpixel.com / Shutterstock.com<p>The European Commission will add funds and new …

Cybersecurity

French sees more EU countries joining tax tightening efforts

Written by Reuters on September 15, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire<br>REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer<p>PARIS (Reuters) – …

Bruno Le Maire

News highlights for 14 September 2017

Written by News Center on September 15, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo<p><b>Bain adds Dell to its Toshiba consortium</b><p>TOKYO …

Kaspersky Lab

Mapping company HERE expands to drones, robotics

Written by Reuters on September 15, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>By InVentoriS / Shutterstock.com<p>FRANKFURT (Reuters) – HERE, the digital mapping …

Frankfurt Motor Show

Will AI deliver us to heaven or hell?

Written by Alex Leslie on September 14, 2017 in Opinion with 0 Comments<p>By Tobyanna / Shutterstock.com<p>AI, not the baby, fast look up kind, but the one …

Artificial Intelligence

Amazon opening huge Mexican warehouse for e-commerce

Written by Reuters on September 14, 2017 in Features with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Edgard Garrido<p>MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc is preparing to open …

NAFTA

Equifax aftershocks continue, CEO to testify to Congress

Written by Reuters on September 14, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illutration<p>NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Nearly 40 states have …

Identity Theft

News highlights for 13 September 2017

Written by News Center on September 14, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Paul Hanna<p><b>Google to launch mobile payment service in India</b><p>(Reuters) – …

Mobile

iPhone buyers may find fewer deals in saturated market

Written by Reuters on September 14, 2017 in News with 0 Comments<p>REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo<p>(Reuters) – U.S. consumers who want Apple Inc’s newest …

IPhone 8

Putting the digital into digital transformation

Written by Teresa Cottam on September 13, 2017 in Guest Blog with 0 Comments<p>By ronstik / Shutterstock.com<p>In case you hadn’t noticed, the word digital …

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