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The technology sector is offering global opportunities to investment groups such as Abu Dhabi Financial Group (ADFG), the CEO of the firm told CNBC. "When we talk about technology, it's a completely different landscape from any other conventional sector. Technology really is something that does not ...
Researchers at Northeastern University and Gallup found in a recent study that 58 percent of U.S. adults view new technology as a greater threat to jobs than immigration and offshoring. The story is much the same when it comes to inequality, with 63 percent of Americans anticipating that technological ...

Future spacecraft could think for themselves using the same technology that powers Bitcoin. A new $330,000 NASA grant supports work to develop autonomous spacecraft that could make more decisions without human intervention. One example could be enabling spacecraft to dodge space debris at a ...
Business leaders are faced with the task of convincing their employees that workplace technology exists to improve and augment the way they work, not complicate it. There's a problem, though: Most of the technology integrated in modern business isn't designed with real users in mind. Additionally ...
Lockheed Martin picked a veteran missile defense engineer to lead the company's space research organization known as the Advanced Technology Center, in Palo Alto, California. Nelson Pedreiro, formerly the chief engineer for strategic and missile defense systems and director of science and technology ...
The storms creating turmoil in the US and Europe – including technological change in the workplace and a deepening sense of grievance at income inequality – are now crossing into the developing world, where governments and institutions aren't ready. Developing countries are especially vulnerable, ...

Even before Donald Trump got into the White House and raised the prospect of a trade war with China, Beijing was aiming to reduce its reliance on foreign technology. In 2014, the government urged the military, banks, and state-owned enterprises to switch to domestic suppliers for any tech products or ...
My background in the technology industry – as well as my involvement in ISACA's SheLeadsTech program – led to my great honor of serving as part of the official Australian Government delegation to the Commission, which took place last month at UN headquarters in New York. The Commission had the ...
“Tech” is the buzzword of the moment for real estate agents. For some, it brings about great excitement for the future of our industry. For others, it brings fear about the ultimate demise of the agent's role in real estate. Article image credited to Willyam Bradberry / Shutterstock.com. Subscribe to Inman Select ...
There's a lot of debate around whether Capital Expenditures (CapEx) or Operational Expenditures (OpEx) is the better way to go in regard to technology investments. A number of organizations think it's better to have more CapEx - that is, investments in the actual physical resources behind the ...
Something is rotten in the state of America. For a nation that has for so long promoted itself as a global champion of democratic ideals, we have a rather difficult time practicing what we preach. Outdated election mechanisms like the Electoral College and potential interference from hostile foreign ... democracy
"The department continues to push the envelope with research into new technologies such as autonomous and unmanned systems, artificial intelligence, machine learning, biotechnology, space technology, microelectronics and cyber, both offense and defense," he said. In addition to ...
As Netflix's content budget shifts more toward original, it has an opportunity to use technology unlike any other media company. Chief Product Officer Greg Peters said the company is building new technology to support its content side -- "the programming choices that we make, how we can produce ...
Could the spread of social media and digital technology undermine democracy? Jamie Bartlett, the author of The People versus Tech, believes it could. He argues there is a compatibility problem between democracy and technology. Institutions and regulations - like a free press, an informed citizenry, rules ...
Since launching in 2016, the St. Thomas E-Learning and Research (STELAR) center has been at the forefront of technology-enhanced instruction at the University of St. Thomas — to an enthusiastic response by both students and faculty. At the recent inaugural STELAR showcase event, Associate Vice ...
The software company had already announced a relationship with Lanner to integrate with its hardware but with this announcement goes further in offering a fully integrated approach that packages the 128 Technology Session Smart routing and software-defined WAN capabilities and the Lanner hardware ...

The last time I bought foundation, I couldn't decide if I was a "Fair" or a "Light." Confusing names aside, shades of cosmetics are particularly tricky for me -- a relatively pale Asian woman with yellow undertones in my skin. Colors designed for Asian complexions tend to be a bit dark or dull for my liking, while ...
The recent discovery of a massive trove of rare earth elements off the coast of Japan may bring relief to fears of shortages of the key elements used in an array of technological devices, including cellphones, cars and defense systems. But rare earths are just some of the elements increasingly sought after as ...
"This technology enables matching between thermal face images and existing biometric face databases/watch lists that only contain visible face imagery," said Riggan, a research scientist. "The technology provides a way for humans to visually compare visible and thermal facial imagery through ...
In Jabil's recent Augmented and Virtual Reality Trends Survey, technology and business stakeholders indicated that consumer use of AR/VR will see adoption first. Most importantly, 69 percent of respondents believe AR/VR will become mainstream within five years. These technologies show great promise ...
Dubai: The Department of Economic Department (DED) in Dubai is studying 26 mega trends in technology, including blockchain and Artificial Intelligence (AI) among others to develop a “frictionless” experience, a government official said on Monday. “We looked at the future and compared about 182 new ...
For an additional fee, advisers can access United Capital's portfolio reporting, accounting and billing tools, too. Since United Capital started licensing its proprietary technology to other wealth management firms via FinLife partners in 2016, it has signed 22 firms and nearly $9 billion in assets under contract.
New technologies will never be in short supply. Some will be transcendent and forever change our operational dynamics, while others will litter the pathway to the future. The real challenge for us comes in the evaluation process: How can I use this technology? Can I afford to? When will it become an ...
The U.S. blocked Chinese telecommunications-gear maker ZTE Corp. from exporting sensitive technology from America, alleging the company made false statements to U.S. officials. The North American headquarters of ZTE is in Richardson. The Commerce Department has determined ZTE made false ...
Representatives of the technology industry are warning lawmakers that a plan to give an interagency panel authority over offshore sales or transfers of sensitive technology would impede routine business deals. The House Financial Services Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee held its fourth and ...
Machine learning is the more precise term for the technology that allows computers to recognise patterns in enormous datasets and act on them. But even machine learning doesn't happen only inside computer networks, because these machines are constantly tended and guided by humans. You can't say ...
James Cotter, an electrical and computer engineering sophomore, leads the Baylor Virtual Reality Club, which was chartered in January. Every other Monday, about 35 Baylor students flock to the library for meetings. Cotter describes the technology as "stepping into a new world, where you can see, you ...
“We aim to be the global trailblazers in the regulation of blockchain-based businesses and the jurisdiction of quality and choice for world class fintech companies,” tweeted the Prime Minister as he welcomed Binance, one of the largest crypto-exchanges in the world to Malta. Binance's announced move to ...
How could a single technological advancement evoke such vastly different responses from people within the very technology community? Everybody seems to be fascinated with “the future” these days. This is hardly surprising. After all, technology is developing at an amazing rate and the resulting social ...
A number of companies have used the wind and sun to produce energy. Now, one company is using the force of flowing rivers and ocean currents. The company is based in the U.S. state of Maine. It is called the Ocean Renewable Power Company, or ORPC. The company recently presented the new ...
Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-Kansas, spoke against the proposal, saying there was already a technological research office within the Government Accountability Office, Congress' nonpartisan watchdog. Yoder chairs the subcommittee that will hear testimony about the OTA. The technology branch of GAO has two ...
Voice-activated technology and better data analysis are giving the struggling radio industry something to cheer about. Amazon Echo and Google Assistant are helping to sustain and build the audience for radio programs while generating valuable customer data, experts said last week during the annual ...
Multiple local technology and engineering businesses were a part of the Rogue Tech Tour. The annual tour is designed to introduce students in technology-related fields to potential employment opportunities in hopes of reassuring students of employment opportunities in Southern Oregon. The tour began ...
After facing employee fury over a US Defence Department project, Google is reportedly drafting new ethical standards to guide the company's use of technology and products. The move comes after more than 3,000 employees of Google signed a letter to the company's CEO Sundar Pichai, demanding that ...
ELKTON — As you rush out to catch the new Steven Spielberg movie “Ready Player One” this weekend and indulge your nostalgic sweet tooth the Historical Society of Cecil County will be unveiling its latest exhibit Historical Threads, among which are several pieces from the 1980s. While most of us wish ...
Iowa Western Community College is expanding its industrial technology area to train students for more high-demand jobs. The college, which will start fall semester with nine industrial tech programs, held an open house Tuesday to showcase its labs and provide information on the programs. The programs ...
Wide-eyed and excited Friday, 14 Illinois School for the Deaf kindergartners got some hands-on experience with technology. Lana Shea, a volunteer technology teacher at ISD, held the students' attention as she used American Sign Language to explain how 3-D pens and 3-D printers work at ISD's ...
Those are just a few of the complaints levelled against technology. For most of human history, however, technology was mostly seen as a force for good. More people would live because of technical progress, from refrigeration to vaccination, than perish because of it, despite lethal inventions such as ...
One of the dominant themes at the recent Oracle Industry Connect conference was that banking customers are not in a state of transition to digital anymore — they are all digital now. That should be reason enough for every bank to get motivated and create better digital experiences for customers, said Ron ...
He says: "Using this kind of technology reduces the costs of complex scientific simulations from hundreds of thousands of pounds to just a couple of thousand. An advantage is that most researchers and small engineering companies are able to afford a relatively powerful laptop/computer with a quality GPU ...
Girls are increasingly opting for technology-based courses but the trend stops at higher education level, new CBS figures over the school year 2017/18 show. The number of girls in the pre-college (havo) and pre-university (vwo) streams opting for the Nature and Technology profile, in which mathematics, ...
FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2015, file photo, the VW sign of Germany's Volkswagen car company is displayed at the building of a company's retailer in Berlin. Hino Motors, Toyota Motor Corp.'s group truck manufacturer, and Volkswagen Truck & Bus of Germany say they have agreed to work together in a ...
U.S. stocks are climbing Thursday morning as technology companies, banks and industrial companies rally. Companies including Delta Air Lines and BlackRock are rising after they reported strong results in the first quarter. Big technology companies including Apple and Microsoft are making some of the ...
Schiff says lawmakers need to learn technology to legislate. The California congressman, a member of the intelligence committee, says tech regulation is coming, and he hopes more Silicon Valley execs journey to Capitol Hill. by. Ian Sherr. April 12, 2018 5:18 AM PDT. BRITAIN-IT-FACEBOOK. After three decades of largely ...
Speaking with CNBC's Dan Murphy on Wednesday, Bill Studebaker of Robo Global said China has been a "chronic abuser" of intellectual property in the technology space, but "it sort of recognizes that they need to come to the table and protect their own IP." China filed the most patents of any country in the ...
Hal Watts is the CEO and co-founder of Unmade, a London based "fashion technology" company. The business has developed a platform that enables brands to offer consumers customizable clothing products that can be manufactured quickly. Unmade says that its system allows individual orders to be ...
The demonstration was part of a talk given by Dolby Labs chief scientist Poppy Crum at the TED conference in Vancouver. The ability to hide emotions is becoming "a thing of the past", she said. The professor believes this could usher in an era of empathetic technology. "We like to believe we have cognitive ...
I remember a few months ago, someone shared an article about a microwave that took voice commands, and while most people find that kind of thing useless, my first thought was that some people have disabilities, and the buttons on the microwave could cause problems for people who have diseases ...
How should urban planners and policy-makers manage autonomous vehicles? How can innovators and entrepreneurs develop new technologies that respond to the needs of communities and produce better health outcomes? How can private and public data protect and empower vulnerable populations?


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