Sarah Brennan
8 most secure web browsers
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web browser

8 most secure web browsers

Protect your data by using a browser designed to put your privacy first
25 Sep 2020
Red Box Conversa offers distributed teams platform-agnostic voice capture
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voice assistant

Red Box Conversa offers distributed teams platform-agnostic voice capture

This multiplatform voice-capture platform claims to have the flexibility today’s companies need
18 Sep 2020
MarqVision detects counterfeit products with deep learning and AI
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intellectual property

MarqVision detects counterfeit products with deep learning and AI

Beta clients have experienced a 30-fold efficiency increase in anti-counterfeiting efforts
18 Sep 2020
US TikTok and WeChat ban begins on Sunday
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Policy & legislation

US TikTok and WeChat ban begins on Sunday

Apps will be removed from app stores, but U.S. users won’t be penalized for use of either app
18 Sep 2020
IBM offers states free Watson Assistant to help inform voters
artificial intelligence (AI)

IBM offers states free Watson Assistant to help inform voters

States will have free access to IBM Watson Assistant for 60 days
17 Sep 2020
ByteDance says China must approve Oracle's TikTok deal
Acquisition

ByteDance says China must approve Oracle's TikTok deal

ByteDance hopes to retain ownership of TikTok by partnering with Oracle
17 Sep 2020
FTC may file an antitrust lawsuit against Facebook
Policy & legislation

FTC may file an antitrust lawsuit against Facebook

Sources claim the FTC’s probe concerns Facebook’s past acquisitions
16 Sep 2020
Oracle and TikTok deal close, but ByteDance wants majority ownership
mergers and acquisitions

Oracle and TikTok deal close, but ByteDance wants majority ownership

ByteDance tries to retain a majority stake, but Trump says Oracle deal is close
16 Sep 2020
The 8th-generation iPad debuts with the A12 Bionic chip
tablets

The 8th-generation iPad debuts with the A12 Bionic chip

Apple claims it's latest entry-level iPad is three times faster than the top Android tablet
15 Sep 2020
iPad Air 2020 debuts with A14 Bionic chip and USB-C
tablets

iPad Air 2020 debuts with A14 Bionic chip and USB-C

Apple touts its latest flagship tablet as the “most powerful” iPad Air ever
15 Sep 2020
Google aims to go carbon-free by 2030
Business strategy

Google aims to go carbon-free by 2030

“We’re proud to do our part, and to help move the world closer to a carbon-free future for all,” said Pichai
14 Sep 2020
Hitch Works launches new internal talent mobility platform
flexible working

Hitch Works launches new internal talent mobility platform

Hitch aims to help organizations maximize internal talent, increase enterprise agility and build diverse teams
14 Sep 2020
Twitter expands civic integrity policy ahead of US election
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social media

Twitter expands civic integrity policy ahead of US election

Twitter will remove or label tweets intended to undermine public confidence in civic processes
11 Sep 2020
Trump won’t extend TikTok sale deadline
social media

Trump won’t extend TikTok sale deadline

ByteDance must divest its TikTok US operations before the September 20 deadline
11 Sep 2020
Portland, Ore. passes a law banning facial-recognition technology
Policy & legislation

Portland, Ore. passes a law banning facial-recognition technology

Ordinances prohibit public and private use of facial-recognition technology
10 Sep 2020
ByteDance negotiating with the US to avoid TikTok sale
Policy & legislation

ByteDance negotiating with the US to avoid TikTok sale

Tightened export restrictions in China leaves ByteDance considering other options
10 Sep 2020
Deel raises $30M in Series B funding round
payroll software

Deel raises $30M in Series B funding round

Deel’s platform enables businesses to legally hire anyone, anywhere
9 Sep 2020
Republican senators introduce legislation targeting Section 230
Policy & legislation

Republican senators introduce legislation targeting Section 230

Bill looks to clarify Section 230’s intent and increase social media companies’ accountability for moderating user content
9 Sep 2020
HPE announces next-generation Modular Smart Array
Server & storage

HPE announces next-generation Modular Smart Array

HPE announces a slew of upgrades to its entry-level hybrid-flash storage solution
8 Sep 2020
China to launch global data security initiative
Policy & legislation

China to launch global data security initiative

Data security initiative aims to curb activities that “infringe upon personal information”
8 Sep 2020
Facebook Oversight Board: Excessive social media regulations could impact freedom of speech
social media

Facebook Oversight Board: Excessive social media regulations could impact freedom of speech

Helle Thorning-Schmidt said, “we have to be a little bit careful than just demanding regulation”
4 Sep 2020
Biofourmis lands $100M in Series C funding round
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communications

Biofourmis lands $100M in Series C funding round

The Company will use funding to bring new digital therapeutic solutions to market
3 Sep 2020
Google unveils its Middlefield Park Master Plan
Business strategy

Google unveils its Middlefield Park Master Plan

Townlike campus will include housing, retail and community gathering spaces
3 Sep 2020
TikTok deal hits roadblock over core algorithms
social media

TikTok deal hits roadblock over core algorithms

New export restrictions could hamper the sale of TikTok’s U.S. operations
2 Sep 2020
InfoSum raises $15.1M in Series A funding round
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privacy

InfoSum raises $15.1M in Series A funding round

Funding to help drive InfoSum’s expansion across both North America and Europe
1 Sep 2020
IDC predicts 60% of workers will be mobile by 2024
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Careers & training

IDC predicts 60% of workers will be mobile by 2024

IDC expects the number of mobile workers in the U.S. to increase from 78.5 million in 2020 to 93.5 million in 2024
1 Sep 2020
Twitter tags Rep. Scalise tweet as manipulated media
social media

Twitter tags Rep. Scalise tweet as manipulated media

Activist Ady Barkan tells Scalise, “You owe the entire disability community an apology."
31 Aug 2020
TikTok denies it’s in talks to sell US operations to rival app Triller
social media

TikTok denies it’s in talks to sell US operations to rival app Triller

Triller executive chairman Bobby Sarnevesht insists the bid is real and discussions are ongoing
31 Aug 2020
Monday.com and Xertica team up to help Latin America’s transition to remote work
cloud computing

Monday.com and Xertica team up to help Latin America’s transition to remote work

Xertica CEO says partnership reaffirms the company’s mission to promote digital transformation in Latin America
28 Aug 2020
Genesys teams up with Adobe to deliver better customer experiences
Cloud

Genesys teams up with Adobe to deliver better customer experiences

Genesys integrates Genesys Cloud with the Adobe Experience Platform
27 Aug 2020
ProteanTecs scores $45M in growth equity round led by Koch Disruptive Technologies
big data

ProteanTecs scores $45M in growth equity round led by Koch Disruptive Technologies

Funds will help proteanTecs accelerate market growth and scale business operations
27 Aug 2020
White House launches $1bn fund to establish AI and quantum computing research hubs
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machine learning

White House launches $1bn fund to establish AI and quantum computing research hubs

Funds are meant to spur innovation, support economic growth and train the next-generation workforce
26 Aug 2020
Salesforce posts 29% year-over-year revenue increase in Q2
sales & CRM

Salesforce posts 29% year-over-year revenue increase in Q2

Salesforce reports $5.15 billion in Q2 sales, surpassing analysts expectations
26 Aug 2020
Worldwide AI spending expected to reach $110 billion in 2024
artificial intelligence (AI)

Worldwide AI spending expected to reach $110 billion in 2024

IDC says global spending on AI will double over the next four years
25 Aug 2020
Microsoft announces general availability of Immersive Reader for remote learners
Microsoft Azure

Microsoft announces general availability of Immersive Reader for remote learners

Updated features aim to engage learners and make content more easily accessible
25 Aug 2020