A "Superbug" Fungus Is Spreading Across the US

Over the past nine months, the number of US cases of an emerging, multi-drug resistant fungus has ballooned from 7 to more than 122. What’s more, the fungus, Candida auris, seems to be spreading, according to a field report the Centers for Disease.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMay 19th, 2017

Chief Analytics Officers: New addition to the C-Suite.

To thrive in the digital economy and beyond, organizations need to have cohesive data and analytics strategies that can be implemented across all levels (strategic, operational and tactical) of decision making. In many cases, chief executive officers.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

How safe is iMessage in the cloud?

Of all the problems iMessage has, Apple says it plans to solve a persistent one: having access to all your conversations on every device, instead of messages and data lying scattered across all the Macs, iPhones, and iPads you use. But is this the.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News7 hr. 2 min. ago

Smart cities

Across the globe, cities are installing sensors, smart meters, and other tech to gather data in the hopes of saving money, becoming cleaner, and reducing traffic. These are just a few of the goals of smart cities. From Oslo to San Diego, cities are p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 22 min. ago

A new wireless tower network grows in Africa as YC alum Tizeti raises $2.1 million

 Wireless networking may be getting a high speed boost across Nigeria as YCombinator alumnus Tizeti looks to expand in the region. The company has raised $2.1 million in new financing from a slew of African and American venture firms to continue.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 54 min. ago

90 Cities Install A Covert Technology That Listens For Gunshots

An anonymous reader quotes Business Insider: In more than 90 cities across the US, including New York, microphones placed strategically around high-crime areas pick up the sounds of gunfire and alert police to the shooting's location via dots on a ci.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 25th, 2017

U.K. Parliament members lose email access after a wide-reaching hack

On Saturday, a hack resulted in authorities disabling Parliament's communications. This action was taken to prevent the attack from spreading further and potentially causing additional damage The post U.K. Parliament members lose email access after a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 25th, 2017

Get Tickets to an Advanced Screening of Atomic Blonde

Fans in 15 cities across the country can see Atomic Blonde before its theatrical release. The new action thriller, Atomic Blonde is heading to theaters next month, but IGN can help you see the film early. If you are in one of the cities listed.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Snapchat launches location sharing with new Snap Map

If special geotags weren't enough, Snapchat is adding a new way to see what — and where — your friends are snapping. If special lenses and geotags weren't enough, Snapchat is adding a new way to see what your friends are up to across t.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

U.S. Consumer IoT Perspectives: Age Differences in Use of Voice-Activated Assistants

This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights key results from IDC's 2017 Consumer Internet of Things Survey with a focus on examining consumer usage patterns of voice-activated assistants. The survey includes 1,513 respondents across the United States and co.....»»

Category: internetSource:  idcRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

How to Build an Agile Marketing Team Across Time Zones

Agile marketing is fast-paced in every sense of the word, designed to keep up with — and stay ahead of — the constant evolutions in digital engagement and customer needs that change minute-to-minute around the world. Agile marketing is.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

What are Businesses" Key Environmental Considerations Surrounding Print?

This IDC Survey Spotlight provides analysis of the results of IDC's Western European Hardcopy Survey of 450 qualified decision-makers from companies of various sizes and industries across France, Germany, and the U.K. This IDC Survey Spotlight focuse.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

IDC Survey: Securing the Internet of Things in Healthcare

This IDC Survey presents key findings from IDC's 2016 Global IoT Decision Maker Survey, with a focus on how U.S. healthcare organizations are approaching IoT security. This Survey was conducted across 25 countries worldwide and asked more than 4,000.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

No, Santa Barbara Did Not Have A Massive 6.8 Earthquake On Wednesday

In more proof you shouldn't believe everything you read on Twitter, the US Geological Survey accidentally sent out an alert for a 6.8 earthquake, centered off the coast of California on Wednesday. The alert--which was erroneously repeated across mult.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Review: Blueair 280i Air Purifier

When it comes to air quality in major cities across India, the worst offenders are Delhi, Agra, Lucknow, Varanasi, and Jodhpur. According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the air in these regions is of very poor quality that can cause r.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

NBC’s first foray into esports is a $100K 2v2 Rocket League tournament

NBC is set to broadcast a brand new, 2v2 Rocket League tournament this summer showcased across its regional, national, and international networks with a $100,000 prize pool up for grabs. The post NBC’s first foray into esports is a $100K 2v2 Ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Heat can kill and we’re turning up the thermostat

Analysis of deadly heatwaves shows how many more people they’ll affect by 2100. Enlarge (credit: Jorge Quinteros) ‘Tis the season for heatwaves in the Northern Hemisphere, as folks across Europe and parts of the US west have been reminded.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

UK rail ticket machines hit by IT glitch

Rail ticket machines across the UK fell out of service during the morning commute......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

You wouldn’t want to meet these robot sumo wrestlers in a dark alley

Robot sumo wrestling is a thing in Japan, with dedicated tech geeks building super-quick machines to take on others at special events across the nation. YouTuber Robert McGregor has compiled a video showing some of the best bouts. The post You wouldn.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

eBay Will Now Price Match Amazon, Walmart and Others On Over 50,000 Items

eBay announced today a new Price Match Guarantee for over 50,000 items across its site -- promising that it will have the best deal online, or it will match the lowest price of a competitor. While only select items are available for this offer, "the.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Are European Industries Ready to Slam on the (Innovation) Accelerator?

This IDC Web Conference examines how innovation accelerators are reshaping traditional business across European vertical markets. It includes the following key topics:IoT: From Hype to MainstreamRobotics: From Humanoids to Unmanned Aerial Vehicle3D P.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017