Saturday, September 26, 2020

American Heart Association, Hitachi Vantara and BurstIQ combine Covid-19 datasets

The American Heart Association, Hitachi Vantara and BurstIQ offer Covid-19 datasets to researchers and clinicians. The purpose is to examine the relationship with other health conditions and health disparities. “People living in...

Beowulf Launches QUICKOM for decentralized communications

Beowulf has launched a cloud service which it claims will provide cheaper, faster, and higher quality services using blockchain. QUICKOM is an application that enables users to create custom QR codes...
The challenge of better healthcare security

TrustedHealth extends medical blockchain use

TrustedHealth is a blockchain-based, patient-led and doctor-guided cooperative focused on life-threatening diseases. It is launching a blockchain-based patient and doctor-centric health ecosystem dedicated to specialized medicine. The objective is to source...

NYT to help fight ‘fake news’ with blockchain

A project, spearheaded by a development and research team at the NYT (the New York Times), comprises technologists and journalists who are exploring the potential of emerging technologies for journalism. The News...

Transmute launches blockchain decentralised app engine

Transmute has launched an initiative to bring the power of distributed ledger technology (DLT) to the enterprise. Along with the launch, Transmute also announced it has received $1M in pre-seed funding. “The rise...

Alfa blockchain social network/digital sharing launched on Indiegogo

Alfa app and smartwatch intend to foster freedom to create and transact, reward users for their time, protect their privacy, and respect the chronological order of their posted content. Alfa is a...

Radiologex partners with Trusona to enhance secure access

Radiologex is partnering with Trusona for an all-inclusive software solution for medical doctors, healthcare professionals and healthcare companies. Radiologex (or RDEE) offers a one-stop software ecosystem aimed specifically at the healthcare...

Can blockchain facilitate GDPR’s “right to be forgotten”?

The “right to be forgotten” is a key element of the new GDPR regulation which has dominated most enterprise's agenda for many past months. In theory, since May 25th, everyone in...

Deepdive and Paytomat to combine

DeepDive and Paytomat are to merge.The changing format of consumption, new security requirements and ever-increasing speeds of interaction with customers are posing challenges to both technology communities and businesses around the...

Unibright, DAML smart contracts and ‘no code’ developer tools

Unibright's Blockchain Integration Framework now supports DAML, the open source smart contract language created by Digital Asset. By adding such support for DAML, business people and developers can now use the...


Elia Group

Elia Group + Energy Web launch partnership based around EW-DOS

Elia Group and Energy Web (EW) are to partner in a multi-year strategy. This will focus on testing and validating the technological promises of...
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MineralTree raises $50 million and makes double acquisition

Payments automation solution provider Mineral Tree has raised $50 million in a Series D funding round. It was led by existing investors Great Hill...
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atSpoke doubles down on Slack integration

atSpoke continues to enhance its workplace operations platform. Its latest announcement sees further enhancements to the atSpoke for Slack integration. It builds on announcements...
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Report highlights CMS digital experience innovation gap

Contentful has released results of the industry’s largest-ever survey of digital leaders and content creators. While 90% of respondents believe delivering digital experiences is...
ConnectWise launches bug bounty programme (Image Credit: Gerd Altmann from Pixabay)

ConnectWise launches bug bounty programme

ConnectWise has launched a bug bounty programme to improve the quality of its software. The programme will be managed by HackerOne, who run programmes...
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TikTok accounts spreading scam apps for iOS and Android

Avast has discovered rogue TikTok accounts promoting adware scam apps on iOS and Android. To compound matters, these are apps that have been approved...

HIBCC and Chronicled offer HIN data integration within MediLedger blockchain

HIBCC (the Health Industry Business Communications Council) is partnering with Chronicled to make its Health Industry Number (HIN) System available to registered HIN licensees....

Salesforce announces Digital 360 – transforming customer engagement

Salesforce has launched Digital 360, a new platform bringing together key components and new innovations in the Salesforce Customer 360. The solution helps digital...
Will DisrupTor help take down more dark web marketplaces? (Image Credit: Gerd Altmann from Pixabay )

Will DisrupTor help take down more dark web marketplaces?

DisrupTor, a joint operation between the US Department of Justice, Europol and other JCODE members struck yesterday. It has resulted in over 176 arrests,...

Hedera now processes 1.5M transactions/day, surpassing Ethereum

Hedera Hashgraph is delivering on significant milestones - achieved during the first year of availability of open access of its network (in September, 2019)....
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Home office under fire for 120% surge in data loss incidents

The UK Home Office recorded a 120% surge in data loss incidents over the two most recent financial years. There were 1,895 individual incidents...
Would you ransomware test your IT infrastructure? (Image Credit: Michael Geiger on Unsplash)

Would you ransomware test your IT infrastructure?

Ransomware attacks continue to proliferate, and organisations continue to pay to get their data back. In the last week, the UK National Cyber Security...

HPB hardware random numbers decentralised applications

The HPB blockchain proposes a distributed and verifiable hardware random number solution with a designed-in incentive mechanism. This emerges from a blockchain project combining...
Rise in outbound email drives increase in data breaches (Image Credit: Damir Kopezhanov on Unsplash)

Rise in outbound email drives increase in data breaches

A rise in outbound email, driven by COVID-19 and work from home, is being blamed for an increase in data breaches. Overall, 93% of...