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  • Thai Shares May See Continued Selling Pressure 17 Jul 2018 03:12 RTTNews The Thai stock market on Monday ended the modest two-day winning streak in which it had collected almost 7 points or 0.4 percent. The Stock Exchange of Thailand now rests just beneath the 1,630-point plateau and it may open in the red again on Tuesday. …
  • Ask the SMXperts — Schema & Structured Data, JavaScript 17 Jul 2018 03:07 Search Engine Land The Ask an SMXpert series continues the questions and answer (Q&A) segment held during sessions at SMX Advanced 2018 in Seattle. Today’s Q&A is from the Advanced Technical SEO: Schema & Structured Data, JavaScript session with Bill Slawski, …
  • How ex-Kenya Power boss Gichuru 'escaaped' with millions 17 Jul 2018 03:06 Nation By JOHN KAMAU More by this Author The arrest of senior Kenya Power officials – and their subsequent arraignment - is the most spectacular in the history of the company that has been in the news of late for all the wrong reasons. This happens when the …
  • Smart Transportation Market: Full in-Depth Analysis by Regional Outlook, Growth, Trend, Share, Size and Forecast to 2024 17 Jul 2018 03:04 University Chronicle Pune, India — (SBWIRE) — 07/16/2018 — Smart Transportation Market report also gives an analysis of top players and new comers in industry, competitive landscape, sales, price, revenue, gross margin, market share, market risks, opportunities, …
  • House price rises in North to outstrip rest of UK over next four years 17 Jul 2018 03:02 The Irish Times House prices are forecast to rise faster in Northern Ireland over the next four years than anywhere else in the UK , a new report suggests. PwC’s latest UK Economic Outlook predicts that house prices in the North could rise by up to 4 per cent, boosting …
  • Odisha to get country’s 1st skill training centre 17 Jul 2018 02:56 The New Indian Express By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:  Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said that the Centre is planning to set up one National Skill Training Institute (NSTI) in every State to meet the rising demand …
  • D-Wave Breaks New Ground in Quantum Simulation 17 Jul 2018 02:34 HPCwire Last Friday D-Wave scientists and colleagues published work in Science which they say represents the first fulfillment of Richard Feynman’s 1982 notion that simulating physical systems could be done most effectively on quantum computers. In this instance, …
  • Few branches, ATMs: How India's banking revolution left villagers behind 17 Jul 2018 02:17 business-standard A shortage of bank branches and ATMs across India’s hinterland is holding back Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s financial inclusion efforts and risks angering rural voters ahead of elections next year. After taking office in 2014, Modi set an ambitious …
  • Telecom tribunal asks DoT to return bank guarantees to Aircel 17 Jul 2018 02:17 Economic Times MUMBAI | NEW DELHI:The telecom tribunal on Monday directed the Department of Telecommunications to return bank guarantees worth more than Rs 450 crore to Aircel. The Telecom Dispute Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) ruling is a huge relief to the …
  • FSSAI nudges food firms to disclose accurate nutrition value 17 Jul 2018 02:06 FinancialExpress.com Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has recently launched the Eat Right Movement in a bid to encourage food companies to make accurate disclosures of the nutritional values or calorific value of foods. Additionally, the movement also aims …
  • Taiwan Shares May Open Under Pressure 17 Jul 2018 02:00 RTT News The Taiwan stock market on Monday ended the two-day winning streak in which it had gathered almost 190 points or 1.8 percent. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just above the 10,815-point plateau and it's looking at another soft start again on …
  • Indonesia Bourse May Extend Monday's Losses 17 Jul 2018 02:00 RTT News The Indonesia stock market on Monday ended the five-day winning streak in which it had collected more than 250 points or 4.2 percent. The Jakarta Composite Index now rests just above the 5,900-point plateau and it's expected to open under pressure …
  • Global AI Chipset Market 2018 by Manufacturer – Micron Technology, Qualcomm Technologies, IBM, Google, Microsoft 17 Jul 2018 02:00 Times Journal The global AI Chipset 2018 Market Research Report begins with a basic overview of the industry which specifies each components of the market that includes introduction, definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. As a detailed …
  • Global High-Density Disk Enclosure Market 2018 by Manufacturer – Lenovo, IBM, Fujitsu, Dell, Infortrend 17 Jul 2018 02:00 Times Journal The global High-Density Disk Enclosure 2018 Market Research Report begins with a basic overview of the industry which specifies each components of the market that includes introduction, definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain …
  • Police chief destroys 18 kg “Abon Balado Padang” sabu-sabu 17 Jul 2018 01:47 The Borneo Post BANJARMASIN, S Kalimantan: South Kalimantan Police Chief Insp.Gen. Rachmat Mulyana leads the destruction of 18 kilograms of sabu-sabu, found in the packaging of Abon Balado Padang, using blender until all mixed with water, Antaranews Kalsel reported. “As …
  • Digital Asset Management 2018 Global Market Expected to Grow at CAGR 21.7% and Forecast to 2022 17 Jul 2018 01:36 University Chronicle New York, NY — (SBWIRE) — 07/16/2018 — About Digital Asset Management  Digital asset management is a business process that organizes, stores, and retrieves rich media content, apart from managing digital rights and permissions. Rich media assets …
  • IBM seeks $167 million from Groupon in dispute over early internet patents 17 Jul 2018 01:22 Today
  • South Korea Shares May Take Further Damage 17 Jul 2018 01:20 RTTNews The South Korea stock market on Monday ended the two-day winning streak in which it had advanced more than 30 points or 1.3 percent. The KOSPI now rests just above the 2,300-point plateau and it may continue to spin its wheels on Tuesday. The global …
  • Malaysia Bourse Overdue For Downside Correction 17 Jul 2018 01:20 RTTNews The winning streak has hit six sessions now for the Malaysia stock market, which has gathered almost 60 points or 3.6 percent along the way. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index now rests just above the 1,725-point plateau although investors figure to cash in …
  • Google's about to be hit by a multi-billion dollar fine from the EU, but the lawyer who helped start the case says it's a sign of weakness 17 Jul 2018 01:15 Business Insider Antitrust attorney Gary Reback helped spur European regulators to investigate Google, but he think they've failed to rein in the search giant. Carr & Ferrell This should be a heady time for Gary Reback. This week the European Commission is …
  • ACOMMS reflect comms industry transformation says CA 17 Jul 2018 01:02 iTWire Short-listed nominees for the communications industry ACOMMS awards are illustrative of the industry’s transformation from the provision of traditional fixed and mobile communications to next-generation available-anywhere, advanced services and …
  • Landlines Predicted Obsolete by 2020; ULTATEL Explains What... 17 Jul 2018 00:37 SF Gate With the use of landlines on a sharp decline, businesses face a future without traditional communications systems as soon as 2020. ULTATEL addresses how the change in telecom will impact businesses and how they can rise to embrace modern options. …
  • Artificial intelligence will create as many jobs as it destroys, according to a PwC analysis 17 Jul 2018 00:32 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer AP Billionaires including Bill Gates and Elon Musk have argued that robots will basically replace humans at work. People are now worried about vast swathes of unemployment where a few wealthy people own the robots and the rest survive on government …
  • Man's best friend? AI could create 7.2m jobs by 2030 17 Jul 2018 00:16 City A.M. While many of us fear a dystopian future in which employees will replace us with robots, a new report suggests that artificial intelligence (AI) could in fact create as many jobs as it displaces. Findings from Big Four accountancy firm PwC show that …
  • Artificial intelligence will be net UK jobs creator, finds report 17 Jul 2018 00:05 The Guardian Artificial intelligence is set to create more than 7m new UK jobs in healthcare, science and education by 2037, more than making up for the jobs lost in manufacturing and other sectors through automation, according to a report. A report from …
  • AI will create as many jobs as it displaces – report 17 Jul 2018 00:00 News Image copyright Getty Images Artificial Intelligence (AI) will create as many jobs in the UK as it will displace over the next 20 years, a report has claimed. The analysis by accountancy giant PwC found AI would boost economic growth, creating new roles …
  • IBM seeks US$167m from Groupon in dispute over early internet patents 16 Jul 2018 23:58 Channel News Asia WILMINGTON, Delaware: International Business Machines Corp on Monday (Jul 16) asked a US jury to award it US$167 million in a lawsuit accusing e-commerce marketplace operator Groupon Inc of using patented technology without authorisation. IBM lawyer John …
  • Management consultant spend at Department of Health triples in a year 16 Jul 2018 23:53 The Independent Spending on private management consultants at the Department of Health and Social Care nearly tripled last year, despite a push to cut running costs by a third, official figures show. The department’s annual report reveals that in 2017/18 it spent £12 …
  • <strong>Electric Youth announces free concert </strong> 16 Jul 2018 23:33 Milford Daily News FRANKLIN — Following their three-and-a-half-week summer concert tour throughout Austria and Italy, Electric Youth will perform a free outdoor concert from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 25 at Franklin Town Common, Main Street. Backed by an eight-piece band of …
  • AI 'could lead to net gain in jobs' 16 Jul 2018 23:28 BBC Image caption The report suggests automation will create more jobs than it displaces over the next 20 years Artificial intelligence (AI) could create more jobs than it displaces in Scotland over the next 20 years, according to a report. Research by …
  • On demand data in Python, Part 3: Coroutines and asyncio 16 Jul 2018 23:24 Developers Works On demand data in Python, Part 3 Learn how to dramatically improve the performance of software with input/output processing Content series: This content is part # of # in the series: On demand data in Python, Part 3 https://www.ibm.com/ …
  • KPMG relocating in Stamford, adding 110 jobs 16 Jul 2018 23:18 Fairfield County Business Journal KPMG’s current location at 3001 Summer St. Photo courtesy of The Ashford Co.KPMG LLP plans to add 110 jobs over the next five years in a new Stamford office. The audit, tax and advisory firm recently signed a long-term lease and plans to renovate space in …
  • KPMG to open new office, bringing 110 jobs 16 Jul 2018 23:18 CBS 3 Springfield STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - An international audit, tax and advisory firm is opening a new office in Connecticut and bringing 110 jobs. Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Monday that KPMG is renovating a space in Stamford and will move into the location next spring. …
  • AI 'will not decrease job numbers in UK' 16 Jul 2018 23:11 BBC Image copyright Getty Images Artificial Intelligence (AI) will create as many jobs in the UK as it will displace over the next 20 years, a report has claimed. The analysis by accountancy giant PwC found AI would boost economic growth, creating new roles …
  • IBM seeks $167 million from Groupon in dispute over early internet patents 16 Jul 2018 23:06 Reuters WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp on Monday asked a U.S. jury to award it $167 million in a lawsuit accusing e-commerce marketplace operator Groupon Inc of using patented technology without authorization. FILE PHOTO: The …
  • 14 firms join pact to give GPL violators time to comply 16 Jul 2018 22:56 iTWire Fourteen companies have joined a group of 10 others in pledging not to indulge in harsh tactics to enforce open-source licences and adopting a deal known as the GPL Co-operation Commitment. The 14 firms, listed by Red Hat in a statement on Monday, are …
  • IBM researchers train AI to follow code of ethics 16 Jul 2018 22:47 VentureBeat In recent years, artificial intelligence algorithms have become very good at recommending content to users — a bit too good, you might say. Tech companies use AI to optimize their recommendations based on how users react to content. This is good for the …
  • UPDATE 1-Bank of Ghana annuls Belstar Capital purchase of control of ADB 16 Jul 2018 22:46 Reuters ACCRA (Reuters) - Ghana’s central bank said on Monday it had canceled the acquisition of 51 pct of Agriculture Development Bank by a consortium led by U.S. investor Belstar Capital because the stakes had been acquired inappropriately. The Bank of Ghana …
  • Ana Dutra resigns as CEO of Executives' Club of Chicago 16 Jul 2018 22:38 Chicagobusiness.com Ana Dutra has resigned from her post as CEO of Executives' Club of Chicago, a position she's held since September 2014. Dutra told the Executives' Club board of her decision last week, and told Crain's today that she will remain CEO until …
  • How Blockchain Can Secure Supply Chains, IoT Devices, and More 16 Jul 2018 22:30 Eweek.com On July 9, crypto-currency exchange Bancor announced that hackers had compromised one of the company's digital wallets, using the keys to steal about $23.5 million in Ethereum and other digital currencies.  The compromise is the latest digital theft …
  • KPMG to Add 110 Jobs in Stamford 16 Jul 2018 22:25 NBC Connecticut KPMG, a U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, plans to add 110 jobs over the next five years in a new Stamford office, according to the governor’s office.  KPMG, which has had a presence in Stamford, for nearly 40 years employs 315 people at its location at …
  • Amazon-Sized Influence Being Flexed In DC Swamp 16 Jul 2018 22:19 News Max It’s not yet known where Amazon.com will place its second headquarters. However, it’s no coincidence that three of the final 20 contenders are in the Washington, D.C. area. That would pump billions into that economy, which is already booming. Bringing …
  • Ariel Funds' Charlie Bobrinskoy Taking GuruFocus User Questions 16 Jul 2018 22:19 GuruFocus.com We’re excited to bring Charlie Bobrinksoy as the next investment professional for a Q&A. Bobrinskoy, the vice chairman, head of investment group and portfolio manager at Ariel Investments, joined the firm in 2004 after 21 years as an investment banker …
  • Unilever in talks with second-biggest shareholder over plan to scrap UK HQ 16 Jul 2018 22:18 Daily Mail DAILY BRIEFING: Marmite maker Unilever in talks with second-biggest shareholder over plan to scrap UK HQ By City & Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail Published: 16:50 EDT, 16 July 2018 | Updated: 16:50 EDT, 16 July 2018 GOING DUTCH Marmite maker …
  • Five Ways Blockchain Can Fortify Online Security 16 Jul 2018 22:18 Eweek.com On July 9, crypto-currency exchange Bancor announced that hackers had compromised one of the company's digital wallets, using the keys to steal about $23.5 million in Ethereum and other digital currencies.  The compromise is the latest digital theft …
  • Three members of Calgary family killed in fatal crash on Texas highway 16 Jul 2018 22:15 Calgary Herald Calgary's Minhas family were involved in a tragic crash in Texas on Saturday, July 14, 2018 that left 38-year-old Upinderjit (right) and his six-year-old son Meharpratap (centre) dead. Also killed was 68-year-old Nirmal Kaur Minhas, Upinderjeet's …
  • Revealed: Raila's politics in appointment of IEBC bosses 16 Jul 2018 22:07 Standard Digital News IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba (left), IEBC Commissiooner Roselyne Akombe and IEBC Vice chair Consolata Nkatha addressing the press at Bomas of Kenya. [Beverlyne Musili/Standard]Kenya’s 2017 General Election was unprecedented and bitterly fought. Journalist …
  • Avasant’s RadarView™ Recognizes 16 Key Providers Driving Innovation to Support Enterprise Adoption of Blockchain 16 Jul 2018 22:02 University Chronicle Enterprise blockchain adoption accelerating as key providers report 3X increase in active clients over last twelve months. LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) July 16, 2018 Avasant, today unveiled RadarView™ market assessment covering the blockchain services space. This …
  • Technavio: Global Cloud Computing Market in the Government Sector 2018-2022 Report - Market Outlook and Analysis Through 2022 16 Jul 2018 21:48 Odessa American LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--The report has been added to Technavio’s . According to Technavio’s market research analysts, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 13% during the forecast period. This press release features …
  • Russian National Vulnerability Database Operation Raises Suspicions 16 Jul 2018 21:41 Dark Reading Recorded Future says Russia's Federal Service for Technical and Export Control has ability to find, weaponize vulnerabilities under cover of doing technology inspections. The official mission of the organization in charge of maintaining Russia's …
  • Joynes awarded Gil Tucker Scholarship 16 Jul 2018 21:33 The Royal Gazette Published Jul 16, 2018 at 1:07 pm (Updated Jul 16, 2018 at 1:11 pm) Congratulations: Gil Tucker, former EY Bermuda chairman, Christina Joynes, 2018 scholarship recipient, and Craig Redcliffe, EY Bermuda partner (Photograph submitted) EY Bermuda Ltd …
  • D-Wave’s quantum computer successfully models a quantum system 16 Jul 2018 21:28 Arc Technica reader comments 2 D-Wave's hardware has always occupied a unique space on the computing landscape. It's a general-purpose computer that relies on quantum mechanical effects to perform calculations. And, while other quantum-computer makers have …
  • Wendell David Associates Inc Buys FedEx Corp, Chevron Corp, Raytheon Co, Sells Tractor Supply Co, Time Warner Inc, DXC Technology Co 16 Jul 2018 21:02 GuruFocus.com Portsmouth, NH, based Investment company Wendell David Associates Inc buys FedEx Corp, Chevron Corp, Raytheon Co, ConocoPhillips, Altria Group Inc, Phillips 66, State Street Corporation, sells Tractor Supply Co, Time Warner Inc, DXC Technology Co, General …
  • Intel Drones Assist in the Preservation of the Great Wall of China 16 Jul 2018 20:59 Hard OPC Intel has sent drones to researchers to assist in the preservation of the Great Wall of China; specifically in the Jiankou section. By conducting surveys and taking thousands of high quality images, the drones have been instrumental in helping the …
  • Summer Vacation Season: More Than Half of Employees Must Cover... 16 Jul 2018 20:54 SF Gate Current international study by the OTRS Group shows that 38 percent require one hour or more of extra time every day when covering for out-of-office colleagues CUPERTINO, Calif. (PRWEB) July 16, 2018 Summertime means vacation time. But what is relaxing …
  • Why banks like Barclays are testing quantum computing 16 Jul 2018 20:49 Americanbanker Quantum computing — technology based on the principles of quantum theory — is increasingly attracting the interest of financial services firms that are seeking to process transactions, trades and other types of data as fast as possible. Barclays and …
  • Bank of Ghana annuls Belstar Capital purchase of... 16 Jul 2018 20:47 Charleston Daily Mail By Reuters Published: 16:31 EDT, 16 July 2018 | Updated: 16:31 EDT, 16 July 2018 ACCRA, July 16 (Reuters) - Ghana's central bank said on Monday it had cancelled the acquisition of 51 pct of Agriculture Development Bank by a consortium led by U.S. …
  • ETFs for a recession 16 Jul 2018 20:46 FOX Business ETF Trends President Tom Lydon on the state of the markets. Investors have been flocking to exchange traded funds (ETFs) with assets under management growing by an average annual rate of 19.4% over the past decade, according to the ETF Industry Exposure …
  • Time is ripe for a tax institute in Kenya 16 Jul 2018 20:44 Business Daily Monday, July 16, 2018 18:15 By ZAKI SHEIKH | Nowadays it is not uncommon to find a tax manager or even a transfer pricing manager in the Kenyan corporate scene. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Tax has, for the better part of this year, dominated the Kenyan media …
  • IoT Cloud Platform Market expected to reach at $8.64 billion with +30% CAGR by 2026 16 Jul 2018 20:31 Tradingcharts.com Jul 16, 2018 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The report " Global IoT Cloud Platform Market expected to reach US$ 8.64 billion with +30% CAGR Value by 2026 according to top key players like SAP SE (Germany), Cisco Systems", In terms of revenue, the …
  • It's Time to Bet Bearish on Big Blue 16 Jul 2018 20:31 InvestorPlace Earlier this year, I thought I saw a spark of life in IBM (NYSE:IBM). In the fourth quarter of 2017, Big Blue ended a six-quarter string of declining revenue. But those results haven’t carried forward this year, and IBM stock is down more than 5% …
  • All In The Family: The Outperformance Of Family Conglomerates 16 Jul 2018 20:28 Seeking Alpha A growing body of evidence indicates that organizations with an engaged group of controlling shareholders, such as family-led businesses, will outperform market averages over the long-term. In my view, the biggest reason for that outperformance is a more …
  • Janette Bombardier joins Chroma as Chief Engineering Officer 16 Jul 2018 20:25 Vermont Business Magazine by Timothy McQuiston Vermont Business Magazine In a dramatic restructuring that will allow employee-owned Chroma Technology Corp in Bellows Falls to take advantage of rapidly expanding international markets, the company announced today that former …
  • Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 16, 2018 16 Jul 2018 20:10 Brainerd Dispatch CO Colleen Adam (Park Rapids) worked on aquatic plant management issues, aquatic invasive species issues and nuisance animal complaints. She also patrolled area lakes for boating and fishing enforcement. Action was taken for no license in possession, …
  • Neiman Marcus general manager retires in style 16 Jul 2018 20:06 SF Gate Photo: Elizabeth Conley, Houston Chronicle Neiman Marcus general manager and vice president Bob Devlin says he plans to take the fall season off after he retires this month after 38 years. Neiman Marcus general manager and vice president Bob Devlin says …
  • Caribbean aviation taxes may cause economic strangulation 16 Jul 2018 20:06 Curacao Chronicle If an airport in the Caribbean wishes to be an international hub, or even a regional hub, it is probably well advised to drop departure taxes and other passenger taxes. Passenger taxation is ‘swamp taxation’ because no one besides the receiver wants it, …
  • Containers or virtual machines: ???Which is more secure? The answer will surprise you 16 Jul 2018 20:06 Linux Today Jul 16, 2018, 12:00 (0 Talkback[s]) (Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols) IBM Research has created a new way to measure software security, Horizontal Attack Profile, and it's found a properly secured container can be almost as secure as a …
  • Financial regulator warned about potential CBL law breaches 16 Jul 2018 20:03 Auckland News The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) warned about potential breaches of the Companies Act and Financial Markets Act by beleaguered insurer CBL, and its auditor Deloitte. Photo: Google Street View The FMA issued an update of its investigation this …
  • NIGERIA: "We are pushing the population to the brink"; Donald Duke 16 Jul 2018 20:02 Africa Report Donald Duke, two-time governor of Cross River State and a part-time saxophone player at jazz festivals, wants to conduct a much larger orchestra next year: Nigeria’s 180 million people. In June, the 56-year-old politician declared his intention to run for …
  • IBM's new Nabla containers are designed for security first 16 Jul 2018 19:54 PC Magazine Companies love containers because they enable them to run more jobs on servers. But businesses also hate containers, because they fear they're less secure than virtual machines (VM)s. IBM thinks it has an answer to that: Nabla containers, which are …
  • Sean M. Mahone Named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for RLJ Lodging Trust 16 Jul 2018 19:53 Hotel News Resource RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that Sean M. Mahoney will join the Company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective August 1, 2018. Mr. Mahoney will report directly to Leslie D. Hale, the Company's …
  • Pharmaceutical industry gets first open source platform for Level 4 serialization 16 Jul 2018 19:49 Kait Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. Frankly and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you are affiliated with this page and would like it removed please …
  • Global Real World Evidence Solutions Market 2018-2023 - IQVIA is One of the World's Leading Providers of Real-World Evidence Services 16 Jul 2018 19:49 Kait Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. Frankly and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you are affiliated with this page and would like it removed please …
  • Spectra Logic Announces Enhancements to Tape Library Offerings 16 Jul 2018 19:30 HPCwire BOULDER, Colo., July 16, 2018 – Spectra Logic, a leader in delivering innovative and economical data storage solutions for the modern data center, today announced several updates to its enterprise tape libraries. The enhancements benefit customers in …
  • Salesforce Acquires Datorama for Marketing Analytics - Reported Price $800M 16 Jul 2018 19:17 Light Reading Salesforce is buying Datorama, a marketing analytics firm, to help Salesforce provide optimization for marketing campaigns. Calcalist's CTech, an Israeli news site, put the price at $800 million, though the companies did not disclose details. Datorama …
  • Inside EY: invest, build or partner? 16 Jul 2018 19:16 Australian Reseller News Lynn Kraus (EY) Credit: Christine Wong Change is always a good thing, so the saying goes. In a market obsessed by transformation, and driven by disruption, the change-or-die attitude infiltrating the Australian and New Zealand markets appears stronger …
  • ATMs are the only all-time money for aam aadmi here 16 Jul 2018 19:12 Economic Times BENGALURU: Automatic teller machines (ATMs) remain a mainstay of India’s financial inclusion drive and need the central bank’s support to stay relevant amid the government’s push for digital payments, consultancy firm PwC said in a report. Digital …
  • Affordability of quality healthcare is a major issue 16 Jul 2018 19:12 Economic Times The Economic Times India Leadership Council is the country’s most premium leadership platform comprising the country’s top CEOs and industrialists, who will attempt to bring about desired change, drive and sustain growth at higher levels through policy …
  • This is how prioritization can save us from the shortage of cybersecurity professionals 16 Jul 2018 19:10 BetaNews It is no secret that the technology sector has a labor problem. As demand for new products and services continues to rise, we are simply not producing enough qualified developers to keep up. Just ask any company where their greatest pain point is and they …
  • Welcome Vijoy Pandey as CTO, Cisco Service Provider Business 16 Jul 2018 19:05 Cisco Please join me in welcoming Vijoy Pandey as our new Service Provider CTO.    Vijoy comes to us from Google where he headed engineering for their Data Center, Cloud and WAN networks, developing software systems for intent-driven automation, diagnostic …
  • How Can We Make Plastic That's Easier To Recycle? 16 Jul 2018 19:04 WBAA By editor • 48 minutes ago The University of Georgia recently released a study showing that an estimated 111 million metric tons of plastic garbage will pile up around the world by 2030. Plastic waste that could be recycled ends up in the oceans and in …
  • RLJ Lodging Trust Names Sean M. Mahoney Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer 16 Jul 2018 19:03 Hotel Online BETHESDA, Md.--RLJ Lodging Trust (the “Company”) (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that Sean M. Mahoney will join the Company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective August 1, 2018. Mr. Mahoney will report directly to …
  • Driving dosed up on prescription drugs to become illegal 16 Jul 2018 19:01 Daily Examiner A CRACKDOWN on drivers getting behind the wheel while dosed up on prescription pills such as cold and flu tablets will include changing drug-driving laws to automatically cover all prescription drugs. The new measures to target motorists doped up on …
  • Artificial Intelligence: Taking consumer and retail businesses to the next level 16 Jul 2018 18:49 Nation Anson Bailey (ASPAC leader, consumer/retail, KPMG in China) and I recently discussed the topic with other executives from leading business in rhe consumer and retail industry at KPMG’s ‘Artificial Intelligence (AI): Taking Consumer and Retail …
  • Salesforce to acquire AI marketing startup Datorama for a reported $800M+ 16 Jul 2018 18:43 SiliconANGLE Salesforce.com Inc. today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Datorama Inc., a startup with a cloud-based marketing platform used by more than 3,000 organizations. Some of the companies that rely on the service are PepsiCo Inc., IBM Corp. …
  • CBIC launches third drive to clear delayed GST refund claims 16 Jul 2018 18:40 livemint.com The first two refund drives have resulted in businesses and traders getting ₹10,352 crore of integrated GST (IGST) refunds and ₹2,684 crore of input tax credits, CBIC said. New Delhi: Businesses and merchants can look forward to more assistance from tax …
  • Spectra Logic Enhances Its Enterprise Tape Library Offerings 16 Jul 2018 18:35 Storage Review July 16th, 2018 by Adam Armstrong Today Spectra Logic announced several updates it was making to its enterprise tape libraries. Today’s updates and enhancements are designed to benefit customers that need to preserve massive amounts of data for long …
  • South African telescope captures image of Milky Way's center 16 Jul 2018 18:33 Daily Mail Researchers with South Africa’s new radio telescope have released a stunning image of the Milky Way’s center, revealing a glimpse at the area around its supermassive black hole in unprecedented detail. The 64-dish MeerKAT telescope was inaugurated on …
  • Scientists Are Key to Making Cities Sustainable 16 Jul 2018 18:28 Science & Technology You’ve heard the numbers: More than half of the world’s people now live in cities, and in just a few decades more than two thirds of the globe’s rapidly growing population will be urban. Because cities already suck up much of the planet’s resources and …
  • South African telescope captures stunning image of supermassive black hole at Milky Way's center 16 Jul 2018 18:25 Charleston Daily Mail Researchers with South Africa’s new radio telescope have released a stunning image of the Milky Way’s center, revealing a glimpse at the area around its supermassive black hole in unprecedented detail. The 64-dish MeerKAT telescope was inaugurated on …
  • Hanging On To Your Integrity In Silicon Valley--Jumping In Over Your Head, Part 2 16 Jul 2018 18:24 Forbes Keith Krach likes the "scary fun" of jumping in water over his head.Keith Krach Personal Photo As I was approaching my 30th birthday, I reached one of those career crossroads that would change everything for me. I had to choose between “safe and …
  • Caribbean aviation taxes may cause economic strangulation — commentary by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert 16 Jul 2018 18:23 St. Lucia News Online Cdr. Bud Slabbaert If an airport in the Caribbean wishes to be an international hub, or even a regional hub, it is probably well advised to drop departure taxes and other passenger taxes. Passenger taxation is ‘swamp taxation’ because no one besides the …
  • BlackRock CEO says tariff war could spur broad market rout 16 Jul 2018 18:21 Crain's New York Business U.S. equities drifted between gains and losses and European stocks were mixed as traders looked toward company results after lackluster economic data out of China spurred declines for many Asian shares. The dollar weakened against most peers. Earnings …
  • Stocks drift amid earnings; Bonds, dollar decline 16 Jul 2018 18:13 Crain's New York Business U.S. equities drifted between gains and losses and European stocks were mixed as traders looked toward company results after lackluster economic data out of China spurred declines for many Asian shares. The dollar weakened against most peers. Earnings …
  • Technavio: Global Privileged Identity Management Market Report - Market Facts and Figures 16 Jul 2018 18:03 Odessa American LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--The report has been added to Technavio’s . According to Technavio’s market research analysts, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 23% during the forecast period. This press release features multimedia. …
  • Revamp of coal auction rules: Business-friendly reforms on cards 16 Jul 2018 17:53 Economic Times NEW DELHI: The coal sector is poised for a round of business-friendly reforms after being opened up for private commercial mining. An high-power committee, headed by former Central Vigilance Commission Pratyush Sinha, has recommended a complete overhaul …
  • Netflix Earnings Preview: High Expectations Ahead Of Q2 Results 16 Jul 2018 17:51 Investing.com Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) reports second-quarter earnings after market close on Monday, July 16. The stock has had a massive rally in 2018, starting the year at $196 and recently trading around $400. As has been the case in the past several quarters, …
  • Utilities in Europe to use long-distance drones for inspections 16 Jul 2018 17:50 Digital Journal European utility companies are looking at using long-distance drones to inspect thousands of miles of grids and pipelines for damage and leaks in an attempt to avoid network failures that cost them billions of dollars a year Prototypes of BVLOS drones, so …
  • OCBC named Malaysia’s SME Bank of the Year 16 Jul 2018 17:34 The Borneo Post Charlton presenting the award to Wong during its awards ceremony in Singapore. KUCHING: OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Bhd (OCBC Bank) has been adjudged Malaysia’s SME Bank of the Year by Asian Banking & Finance for attending to the needs of small and medium …
  • Business Email Compromise Losses Top $12B, FBI Warns 16 Jul 2018 17:20 Eweek.com Among the most impactful cyber-attacks is business email compromise (BEC), where criminals trick unsuspecting organizations into paying fraudulent invoices. The FBI has calculated the estimated impact of BEC attacks that it is aware of and has determined …

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