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forbes.com - Cathy Hackl - Augmented Human: 5 Times I've Used Technology To Augment Myself
Augmented Human: 5 Times I've Used Technology To Augment Myself
Forbes

While the topic of human augmentation may be taboo to many, humans have been trying to find ways of augmenting ourselves for centuries. One could argue that glasses were an invention that allowed us to augment our bad eyesight and that hearing aids…

forbes.com - Chuck Brooks - 4 Evolving Technology Areas Of Smart Cybersecurity
4 Evolving Technology Areas Of Smart Cybersecurity
Forbes

The surge in digital connectivity and more sophisticated cyber-threats has promulgated the need for smart cybersecurity. Smart Cybersecurity is a logical reaction to try to manage risk by lessening security gaps often posed by reliance on manual…

telegraph.co.uk - Olivia Rudgard - Tech giants go 'big game hunting' with universities in their sights
Tech giants go 'big game hunting' with universities in their sights
The Telegraph

In any normal summer, millions of teenagers would be preparing to leave home for the first time, move to a cramped hall of residence on campus and shuffle into cavernous lecture halls as university students. But come the autumn, they will be stuck…

venturebeat.com - Vincent Peters, Inheritance AI - Does race matter in tech?
Does race matter in tech?
VentureBeat

After the death of George Floyd and civil unrest across the United States I find myself asking more often what role I can play in defining the future social construct of what it means to be Black in America. Although sometimes I find myself…

venturebeat.com - Dr. Alexander Finlayson, Nye Health - Why simple tech should excite us more
Why simple tech should excite us more
VentureBeat

Picture any film scene set in “the future.” More often than not, it's a futurescape populated by flying cars, efficient robots, and teleportation. These dazzling fictions color our perception of what progress looks like. And this…

computerworld.com - Sarah Putt - How NZ's Summer of Tech IT internships work
How NZ's Summer of Tech IT internships work
Computerworld

There are 19,000 students in New Zealand studying IT, but only a small percentage of them are likely to participate in relevant work experience before they graduate. That's the finding from Summer of Tech, a charity that for the past 14 years has…

marketwatch.com - Valentina Pop - EU has U.S. tech giants in its legal crosshairs
EU has U.S. tech giants in its legal crosshairs
MarketWatch

BRUSSELS -- Big tech companies including Google parent Alphabet Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Facebook Inc. face a swath of proposed European regulations aimed at curbing their alleged anticompetitive behavior, making them pay more taxes and compelling…

t.co - Dave Lee in San Francisco - Retail tech draws lockdown dollars
Retail tech draws lockdown dollars
t.co

When coronavirus forced Heidi Sabelhaus Myers to shutter her high-end fashion boutique in San Francisco, she did something she had put off for years: she took her business digital. “We got our online store up a couple of weeks after we…

nikkei.com - YIFAN YU - Canada opens doors to Asian tech talent fleeing Trump's US
Canada opens doors to Asian tech talent fleeing Trump's US
日本経済新聞

PALO ALTO, U.S. -- Just days after Donald Trump issued an executive order suspending new work visas issuances for the rest of the year, his counterpart to the north was rolling out the welcome mat to foreign talent. 'If you don't want to go to the…

androidauthority.com - Why India is boycotting Chinese apps and technology
Why India is boycotting Chinese apps and technology
Android Authority

Credit: Edgar Cervantes / Android Authority India's ban on over 60 popular Chinese apps caught everyone off guard recently. The move came in the middle of a rising wave of anti-China sentiment in the country. This growing animosity has led to some…

thenational.ae - The National Editorial - The UAE is harnessing the power of tech to move forward
The UAE is harnessing the power of tech to move forward
The National

How countries choose to advance into the present uncertainty will define their societies for generations The dramatic changes in the world's social and economic climate brought on by the coronavirus pandemic have reinforced in many a sense of…

slashgear.com - Bharat Bhushan - Smartphone fast charging technology - myths and facts
Smartphone fast charging technology - myths and facts
SlashGear

Smartphones today are marketed with a very important feature that promises lightning fast charging speeds compared to the older generation phones. The battery charging technology that phone makers rely on for delivering quick charge to the devices…

forbes.com - Gene Marks - Apple's New Macs Promise 'Screaming' Performance…And Other Small Business Tech News
Apple's New Macs Promise 'Screaming' Performance…And Other Small Business Tech News
Forbes

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? 1 — Apple's Silicon Macs promise screaming performance. Recently released data indicates that Apple's new Apple Silicon Mac…

businessinsider.com - Matt Turner - Top business news: Tech salaries, Conde Nast video, clean energy
Top business news: Tech salaries, Conde Nast video, clean energy
Business Insider

Tech companies splash out huge sums of cash to attract top talent, as Rob Price reported this week. How much exactly? From his story: Compensation overall remains a closely guarded secret, with firms refusing to disclose their rates as employees…

seekingalpha.com - The Value Investor - Accolade - Interesting Tech And Healthcare Offering (NASDAQ:ACCD)
Accolade - Interesting Tech And Healthcare Offering (NASDAQ:ACCD)
Seeking Alpha

Accolade (ACCD) went public in a public offering which can easily be labeled a success. Companies which go public, and certainly if they operate in potentially lucrative operating fields, typically attract my attention, as the same applies for…

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