Upcoming ConnecTechAsia Summit Highlights Importance of Cloud and Intelligent Enterprises

Featuring three tracks – NetworkComms, EmergingTech and BroadcastMedia, ConnecTechAsia Summit will spotlight megatrends and disruptive strategies driving digital evolution   SINGAPORE – 20 June 2018 – ConnecTechAsia, the inaugural umbrella event encompassing CommunicAsia, BroadcastAsia and the new NXTAsia, will take place from 26 to 28 June at Marina Bay Sands and Suntec Singapore with a spotlight on the latest technology innovations and the most critical shifts that are impacting businesses and audiences today.     “As enterprises transform themselves digitally, they are beginning to reap the benefits of their initiatives.…

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Indorse Partners with DREAM to Verify Reputations Through Blockchain and AI

DREAM will collaborate with Indorse to verify freelancer reputation data and build teams, backed by the world’s first combined airdrop.   Singapore — June 20, 2018 — Indorse, the decentralized social network for professionals, has announced a partnership with DREAM, the world’s leading marketplace for high-end blockchain talent. The collaboration aims to provide verification for users’ reputations through the creation of certifiable profiles on both platforms, as well as enabling entrepreneurs to raise funding and grow their teams.     Commenting on the partnership, Indorse Co-founder and CEO, Gaurang Torvekar,…

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Online Art Valuations Solution ValueMyStuff Focuses in on Blockchain Technology

LONDON, May 30, 2018 – Following the re-launch of global online valuations and appraisals service, ValueMyStuff, the company is now in talks with several blockchain platforms and asset management solutions to ensure genesis block accuracies.   ValueMyStuff, the world’s number one online valuations and appraisals service, is today announcing the launch of its API for blockchain art and asset management firms. The solution offers art, antique and collectable asset valuations within 48-hours and can help firms to ensure that the genesis block in a chain carries more accurate value and…

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AIgatha, the Simplest AI Solution for Enterprise and Individuals on Blockchain

TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ AI technology, information security and data analysis have been gaining their momentum in recent days.     However, it is still hard for most small and medium-size enterprises to integrate these technologies and resources, not to mention individuals. As for such a problem, AIgatha has developed a service platform based on a combination of DistComp@home (distributed computation at home) and iMLOv (integrated machine learning service). Integrating multiple technologies including AI predicting, distributed computing and blockchain, AIgatha has reduced the cost of computing for users…

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Security and Hacking concerns for IoT Devices

In a recent interview with CNBC, Sen. Mark Warner voiced concerns regarding the security of devices connected to the internet, know as IoT.       “The challenge has been so far is the devices makers on the higher end are happy to help, but if somebody is selling a cheap appliance or a cheap sensor and it costs $10 or $15, they don’t want to spend the extra $0.15 or $1 to put in basic security,” Warner said to CNBC.      This is a real concern as Gartner…

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AI ripe for Exploitation by Hackers

The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence report warns that AI is ripe for exploitation by rogue states, criminals and terrorists and experts warned that Drones could be turned into missiles and automated hacking might be big threats.     The report outlined some of the scenarios where AI could turn “rogue” in the near future: Technologies such as AlphaGo – an AI developed by Google’s DeepMind and able to outwit human Go players – could be used by hackers to find patterns in data and new exploits in code A…

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Deloitte Government Tech Trends 2018: How Government Organizations Can Bring Together Strategy, Technology and Operations in ‘The Symphonic Enterprise’

Report highlights eight technology trends that can create a more enterprise-focused approach to IT, drive greater mission outcomes,  WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Deloitte has released “A Government Perspective: Tech Trends 2018,” the latest edition of its annual in-depth examination of emerging trends in government technology.     This year’s government-specific report spotlights eight trends that are shaping strategic and operational transformations and redefining information technology’s (IT) role within the enterprise. This year’s theme, “The symphonic enterprise,” is an idea that describes strategy, technology, and operations working together, in harmony, across domains and boundaries.…

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Celebrities and Presidents buy Fake Twitter Followers with Bitcoin

A New York Times investigation made this shocking discovery: Meet Jessica Rychly, a Minnesota teenager with a broad smile and wavy hair. She is a normal teenager on Facebook or Twitter, she sometimes and occasionally, like many teenagers, she posts a duck-face selfie.       But on Twitter, there is a version of Jessica that promoted accounts hawking Canadian real estate investments, cryptocurrency and a radio station in Ghana. The fake Jessica also followed or retweeted accounts using Arabic and Indonesian, languages the real Jessica does not speak and…

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Faurecia and Accenture join forces to reinvent onboard experience for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ Faurecia (EO.PA), a leading global automotive supplier, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a global professional services company, today announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding for a five-year collaboration to accelerate innovation for mobility services.     Faurecia and Accenture will combine their innovation expertise and co-invest to develop products and services for connected and autonomous vehicles. They will focus initially on two areas: cognitive technologies to reinvent the on-board user experience, and services to enhance health and wellness. They also intend to leverage digital…

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