Sunday, May 26, 2019

Zuckerberg Says Facebook to Focus on Private Communication

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said the future of his company’s product development will be focused on private, ephemeral and encrypted communication,...
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The AI Cameras That Can Spot Shoplifters Even Before They Steal

(Bloomberg) -- It’s watching, and knows a crime is about to take place before it happens. Vaak, a Japanese startup, has developed artificial intelligence software...
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ITA Ties up with Omantel to Implement Smart City Pilot Project

The Information Technology Authority (ITA) and Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel) signed recently a Memorandum of Understanding for smart city services, according to which the...
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Crypto Companies Complain They’re Being Shunned by Most Banks

The gatekeepers of mainstream commerce are keeping their doors shut to crypto companies. Entrepreneurs in the digital-assets industry from New York to Hong Kong say...
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Microsoft Built a Bot to Match Patients to Clinical Trials

(Bloomberg) -- A chat bot that began as a hackathon project at Microsoft Corp.'s lab makes it easier for sick patients to find clinical...
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SpaceX Launches Rocket in First Test of Craft to Carry Humans

SpaceX launched an unmanned Crew Dragon craft from Florida to the International Space Station early Saturday, a milestone for Elon Musk's goal of enabling...
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VMware Empowers Communication Service Providers with 5G Ready Telco Cloud Infrastructure

At Mobile World Congress 2019, VMware highlighted innovations that can help communications services providers (CSPs) capture the 5G opportunity and break into the cloud...
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No, They Don’t Expect You to Spend $2,000 on a Phone:...

When companies turn to gimmicks as the headline act in a product launch, you know there’s not much really going on. We can’t blame Samsung...
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You’ll Get 5G Services at the Office Before You Do on...

Samsung Electronics Co. and Huawei Technologies Co. may have unveiled 5G smartphones for consumers in the past week, but carriers expect business clients to...
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Crypto Assets Get Arab World’s First Regulatory Nod From Bahrain

The Arab world’s smallest country is taking the lead in regulating crypto assets. Bahrain’s central bank said on Monday that it issued “the final rules...
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