June, 2019

World’s central banks tackle technology with innovation hub

ZURICH (Reuters) – Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely through an innovation hub approved on Sunday by the Bank for International [...]

Trump lets US firms sell tech to Huawei

The US and China have agreed to resume trade talks, easing a long row that has contributed to a global economic slowdown. US President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping reached agreement at the G20 [...]

Tesla says single battery module caused car fire in Shanghai, has changed vehicle settings

BEIJING/TOKYO (Reuters) – Electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Friday a single battery module caused a car to catch fire in Shanghai and it had revised its vehicle settings to further protect its [...]

Tether, not Libra, may be the cryptocurrency behind bitcoin’s surge

Contrary to popular belief, Facebook’s planned cryptocurrency, Libra, probably isn’t the only thing behind bitcoin’s recent resurgence. Although crypto speculation surely increased after the social media giant’s announcement, bitcoin’s recent rise might also have something to do with [...]

It May Not Be Sexy, But Strict Compliance Delivers The Freedom To Innovate

Compliance and Business Innovation When the U.S. based non-profit organization RHD | Resources for Human Development decided to move its operations into the cloud, one of its top priorities was compliance. As a company that prides [...]

How IBM is advancing Watson Anywhere with new DataOps and discovery capabilities

While data is an enterprise’s most valuable resource when it comes to gaining competitive advantage and improving business performance, time is a critical component. Businesses run 24×7, tasking our data citizens to maximize actionable insights that [...]

Five Reasons Why There’s A Digital Stampede To The Cloud

As the transfer of digital assets to the cloud gathers momentum, we examine the fundamental reasons why it’s happening. Many organizations have been contemplating moving some or all their assets to the cloud for at least [...]

EU to run war games to prepare for Russian and Chinese cyber-attacks

Ministers to be put in fictional scenarios after series of hacking incidents The EU is to conduct war games to prepare for Russian and Chinese cyber-attacks, in response to a series of incidents that alarmed European [...]