• Citrix plans SD-WAN offensive in SA 23 May 2019 15:42 Andy MacDonald, Citrix vice-president for emerging markets. Citrix wants to exploit the software-defined networking in a wide area network (SD-WAN) market in SA and the rest of Africa. So said Andy MacDonald, Citrix vice-president for emerging markets, in …
  • From Rockstar Lincoln studio head to anti-crunch advocate 23 May 2019 15:19 Share this article I'll have you consider the possibility that this could happen to any of us in this industry. I don't know about you, but in my experience it always seems to go this way. This will be strikingly familiar. It starts with me, …
  • Amazon is reportedly working on an emotion-detecting wearable 23 May 2019 15:08 The Alexa team is said to be working with the group that created Amazon's Echo smart speakers on the project. There's reportedly a beta test underway, though it's vague as to whether that's to do with the hardware, the software that would …
  • Official: Audi TT To Be Replaced By Electric Model 23 May 2019 14:58 Bram Schot Chairman of the Board of Management of AUDI AG Speech at the 130th Annual General Meeting May 23, 2019 Part 1 – Check against delivery – Ladies and gentlemen, I too would like to welcome you on behalf of the entire Board of Management of AUDI AG …
  • Effective models formed to boost linkage in research and production 23 May 2019 14:44 Practical models Nguyen Huu Yen's family is one of the oldest flower-growing households in Tay Tuu commune, Bac Tu Liem district (Hanoi). Guiding his visitors on a field trip to his 4,300 m2 garden, which is a pilot for testing the use of light bulbs …
  • 3 ways to approach cloud bursting 23 May 2019 14:39 Cloud bursting uses the public cloud's vast scale, on-demand availability and pay-as-you-go pricing. It enables organizations to shift workloads to the cloud when they need more capacity and disable those workloads when demand reduces. The challenge of …
  • Grace Century's Portfolio Company, PWBR INC., Appoints Chief Technology Officer 23 May 2019 14:19 (MENAFN - Newswire.com LLC) RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2019(Newswire.com) - ​​ Grace Century'shealth incubator, OXIO Health, Inc., announces that its early stage startup PWBR, Inc.™ (Personal Wellness Blockchain Record™) has …
  • Middle East Electronic Security (Monitoring and Surveillance & Restricted Entry System) Market Outlook to 2022 23 May 2019 14:07 (MENAFN - PR Newswire) DUBLIN, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The"Middle East Electronic Security Market Outlook to 2022"report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Electronic security industry in Middle East region is …
  • NAPCO - Awakening Giant In The Billion Dollar Security Industry 23 May 2019 14:06 Investment Thesis NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc. (NSSC) is one of the leaders in the lucrative security industry with a portfolio of products that cover the complete spectrum: alarms and connectivity; locking and access control; as well as surveillance. …
  • Fabrics Poised to Become the New Software 23 May 2019 13:45 In the summer of 2018, a team led by MIT researchers reported in the journal Nature that they had successfully embedded electronic devices into fibers that could be used in fabrics or composite products like clothing, airplane wings, or even wound …
  • Computer Modelling Group Announces Year End Results Toronto Stock Exchange:CMG 23 May 2019 13:02 (MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) itemprop="articleBody">CALGARY, Alberta, May23, 2019(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Computer Modelling Group Ltd. ('CMG' or the 'Company') is pleased to announce its financial results for the fiscal year …
  • How to stop hating Jira 23 May 2019 12:55 Speak to developers and testers who are starting to use Atlassian Jira Software to manage their agile projects and you’ll sense their excitement. Here is a tool that supports agile teams and is relatively easy to use whether they’re doing scrum, Kanban, or …
  • Want a Killer Culture Like the Top Tech Firms? Start Some Company Rituals. 23 May 2019 12:25 If your workplace culture isn't alive with positive rituals, you may be losing top talent and street cred. May 23, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. A recent Blind survey revealed that LinkedIn has the …
  • Carpenter proves doubters wrong 23 May 2019 12:18 Published May 23, 2019 at 8:00 am (Updated May 23, 2019 at 12:08 am) Nailed it: Richard Vesely with the CNC machine that helped him to cope with an order for 158 windows for Sessions House (Photograph by Jessie Moniz Hardy) Richard Vesely owner of CNC …
  • labfolder and cubuslab merge to form Labforward 23 May 2019 11:22 May 23 2019 labfolder GmbH, a leading electronic laboratory notebook (ELN, Electronic Lab Notebook) provider, and cubuslab GmbH, a leading provider of a manufacturer-independent platform for the digital integration of laboratory instruments, today …
  • Inside the Controversial Company Helping China Control the Future of the Internet 23 May 2019 11:06 Dennis Honrud’s family has been farming wheat in eastern Montana for three generations. Unashamedly old school, Honrud sows only half his 6,000 acres, leaving the rest fallow to avoid soil depletion. “There’s not many of us left,” he laments. Like many …
  • Digital ecoystems drive new levels of vendor collaboration 23 May 2019 10:50 Last week at Digital Transformation World in Nice, I probably spoke to as many vendors as service providers. Vendors were looking to ‘swipe right’ with other vendors as much as they were with telecoms service providers. As we move from proprietary closed …
  • DuPont technlogy delivers low conductivity water for UAE facilities 23 May 2019 10:42 DuPont Water Solutions, offering its industry-leading knowledge on sustainable water management, offered technical assistance to the Safi plant in Ajman to install and manage the system, which produces  low conductivity water for the production facilities …
  • Bioinformatics Services Market Worth $4.1 Billion by 2024 23 May 2019 10:36 Global Bioinformatics Services Market is anticipated to reach USD 4.1 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing adoption of I.T. solutions for different studies such as cell signaling, pathway metabolism, gene-receptor …
  • Forget golf and grandkids — retirement is really about financial independence at any age 23 May 2019 10:23 One Seattle-area marketing professional told us she has mixed emotions about the word “retirement.” To her, it brings to mind a 70-year-old sitting in a rocking chair. Her retirement will be different. She plans to “retire” from full-time work in 2020 — …
  • Presentation Software Industry: Global Market Size, Share, Trends And Forecast Report 23 May 2019 10:01 May 23, 2019 (MarketersMedia via COMTEX) -- This report focuses on the global Presentation Software status, future forecast, growth opportunity, key market and key players. The study objectives are to present the Presentation Software development in United …
  • Micro Focus Fortify on Demand provides affordable, effective application security 23 May 2019 09:52 Fact sheet Solution: Fortify on Demand and Micro Focus Fortify WebInspect Industry: Healthcare Provider: Micro Focus User: Change Healthcare Company: Change Healthcare Overview Change Healthcare runs the largest financial and administrative healthcare …
  • Dow Surged Tuesday As Trump Blinks On Huawei Blackout; Dow Set To Plunge Early Wed 23 May 2019 09:38 The U.S. stock market surged Tuesday as Trump blinks on Huawei blackout after China signals of using an ultimate “nuclear option” by banning export of rare earth elements to the U.S. Dow jumped over +200 points and global stocks also bounced back on hopes …
  • Elon Musk’s Science Projects Are Killing Tesla Stock, Warns Analyst - CCN 23 May 2019 09:29 By CCN: Tesla is getting hammered day after day on the stock market, leaving Elon Musk with no option but to adopt desperate measures to save his beloved electric car company. Tesla stock is crumbling day after day as Wall Street is turning against the …
  • Huawei underplays its Chinese government ties 23 May 2019 09:22 What if Huawei was a Russian company? What if Huawei was an American company? I ask myself these questions when I try to weigh the fairness of actions against the world's second-largest smartphone brand. It's a convoluted landscape, helped very …
  • GitHub launches ‘Sponsors’ feature to fund open source projects 23 May 2019 09:17 GitHub has unveiled a new way to financially support developers that use the company’s platform to host their open source projects. The company today launched a beta of GitHub Sponsors, which allows any GitHub user to financially sponsor another user. The …
  • China's Hikvision has probably filmed you 23 May 2019 09:12 The U.S. government is considering barring two Chinese video-surveillance giants from purchasing U.S. technology, but their cameras are already scanning suburban streets and Army bases across America. Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co. and Zhejiang …
  • Dawex Raises €5 Million to Accelerate the Development of the Data Economy 23 May 2019 09:10 PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2019-- Dawex, a leading data exchange technology company and the operator of the largest data marketplace, today announced a new round of funding of €5 million with Amadeus (AMS.MC), Itochu Corporation (ITOCY), Bouygues …
  • GitHub ‘Sponsors’ Now Lets Users Back Open Source Projects 23 May 2019 09:09 Last year, Microsoft paid $7.5 billion to buy GitHub, the online home of thousands of open source software projects that power apps and sites ranging from Facebook to Walmart.com. The acquisition, along with IBM's $34 billion purchase of open source …
  • GitHub adds donation button, token scanning, and Enterprise tools 23 May 2019 08:59 GitHub, the code hosting platform Microsoft acquired for $7.5 billion in stock last year, today at its Satellite conference in Berlin unveiled improvements it says are intended to make software development on GitHub “more interconnected” and “more …
  • Industry Players Announce London Geospatial Week for 2020 23 May 2019 08:40 May 23, 2019 -- Geospatial professionals have an exciting new week to look forward to next year.  The Esri UK Annual Conference and the GEO Business Event (incorporating the GeoDATA Forum) will be scheduled to take place on successive days in May 2020 …
  • New complete ecosystem created with smallest imaging laser scanner, award-winning mobile-device app 23 May 2019 08:40 New complete ecosystem created with smallest imaging laser scanner, award-winning mobile-device app Leica Cyclone FIELD 360 app now works with the Leica BLK360 imaging laser scanner (HEERBRUGG, SWITZERLAND, 22 MAY 2019) - Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon, …
  • Should I build a new media PC? 23 May 2019 08:28 Eight years ago, approximately, I built my last media center computer. My family and I used it a lot, but it was in the era when set-top boxes were still mostly in their infancy. I did it fairly simply. I bought a used desktop model (a tower wouldn’t fit …
  • Futurist Martine Rothblatt sees a day when human and machine become one 23 May 2019 08:22 MONTREAL — It's reasonable to expect that in 50 years, humans will build their own identities the way computers download software, says futurist Martine Rothblatt. By that time, she predicts, we will all carry some sort of digital implant inside our …
  • Goodbye Reg-e, hello mySDCCD 23 May 2019 07:52 San Diego Community College District students and faculty will have something new to learn and navigate starting summer 2019. There will no longer be access to legacy systems like Reg-e and faculty web services that have been used for over thirty years. It …
  • Cal Poly student software developers partner with nonprofits to develop tools for change 23 May 2019 07:49 Cal Poly students are building free software for nonprofits with the hope of recentering the technology community around social impact. Hack4Impact is a national organization that connects students with nonprofits through software development. Students …
  • Solar’s broken promises … risk builds in PV performance guarantees 23 May 2019 07:45 In the clamour to win business installers are eagerly offering performance guarantees that may put their businesses at risk, writes Jeremy Chunn. Despite the start-stall-stop-start-again nature of energy policy settings the renewables industry is ripping …
  • Montgomery Selected for New Military Software Development Project 23 May 2019 07:33 Today, TechMGM, the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce’s (MACC) initiative to connect and leverage Montgomery’s unique technology assets, announced a partnership with the Air Force Business and Enterprise Systems Directorate Program Executive Office to …
  • 3D Printing Market 2019: Global Industry Trends, Sales Revenue, Industry Growth, Development Status, Top Leaders, Future Plans and Opportunity Assessment 2024 23 May 2019 07:20 May 23, 2019 (The Expresswire via COMTEX) -- Global 3D Printing Market 2019 gives a clear picture of the growth prospects for upcoming years. This report provides planned orientations referred by the industry experts. The market has the potential to …
  • Seequent and Murray & Co win M&A transaction of the year 23 May 2019 06:36 Thursday, 23 May 2019, 5:12 pm Press Release: Seequent CHRISTCHURCH, NZ, 23 May, 2019 - Seequent, a world leader in the development of 3D geological modelling and visual data science software, and New Zealand investment bank Murray & Co were named …
  • FEATURE-Milking it? Ethiopian farmers fight drought with insured cows 23 May 2019 06:08 ARBA MINCH, Ethiopia, May 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After farmer Manza Bulacho’s crops were wiped out in a drought that devastated parts of Ethiopia in 2017, the father of 10 hoped a cow could keep him going. Bulacho, 42, who lives near the city of …
  • Bioinformatics Market 2019-Global Industry Trends, Share, Growth Insight, Size, Competitive Analysis, Statistics, Regional, And Global Forecast to 2024 23 May 2019 06:00 May 23, 2019 (The Expresswire via COMTEX) -- Global Bioinformatics Market 2019 Report key players are highly focusing innovation in production technologies to improve efficiency and shelf life. The best long-term growth opportunities for this sector can be …
  • Pharma's Desperate Struggle To Teach Old Data New Tricks 23 May 2019 05:39 While pharma C-suite executives find themselves increasing seduced by the promise of “digital transformation,” and especially by the idea of leveraging AI, the lived, on the ground reality within virtually all pharma R&D organizations couldn’t be …
  • MapleSim 2019 Offers Improved Performance, Increased Modeling... 23 May 2019 05:38 The MapleSim 2019 family of products offers more tools for creating digital twins and other system-level modeling projects WATERLOO, Canada (PRWEB) May 22, 2019 Maplesoft™ today announced a new release of MapleSim™, the advanced system-level modeling tool. …
  • This old-school mobile game system is full of surprises 23 May 2019 05:01 If going without screens entirely isn't possible, or desirable, a Portland software company called Panic is offering up a compromise: A handheld bright-yellow gaming device with a 2.7-inch black and white screen. And sticking out of the device's …
  • Silafrica Sustainable Closure Options Help Top Beverage Brands... 23 May 2019 04:16 Silafrica, a leading packaging supplier to East Africa and surrounding regions is also emerging as a leader in environmentally-responsible manufacturing solutions across the continent. NAIROBI, Kenya (PRWEB) May 22, 2019 The company recently introduced a …
  • Q&A: Azure manager hints at Microsoft’s upcoming ‘federated’ infrastructure 23 May 2019 04:05 Storing data in the cloud is a challenge if you don’t have the right tools. In the case of Microsoft, the software company is looking at potentially new models of data storage to lower costs for customers and ensure all stored data remains safe over an …
  • Making waves: The future of the boating industry is electric 23 May 2019 03:46 The dogs in the street know electricity and water don’t mix. Only back in 1978 did the lethal combination have a positive outcome when the killer shark in Jaws 2 got his comeuppance by chomping on an electric power cable. Public interest in climate change, …
  • Startup Diary: How to run a mini-conference: Part 2 23 May 2019 03:46 We have been running meetups for a while, but now it's time to run an actual conference. We're calling it 'EventProfs Connect', and it will run in November. We're aiming for 200 attendees at a one day mini-conference. This is just hard …
  • AI Is Undergoing a Massive Change With Continuous Testing 23 May 2019 03:32 Artificial intelligence (AI) is making a massive impact on the world, working its way into apps and systems used by consumers and businesses on a daily basis. Competition is also heating up, with more startups and entrepreneurs funneling time, money, and …
  • School technology budget set at $210,000 23 May 2019 03:04 The new devices will include 135 Chromebooks for grades 3 and 4 at a cost of $44,415, and 155 iPads for grades K-2 at a cost of $52,800, along with nine teacher iPads, at a total of $104,905. Networking includes replacing and updating some security cameras …
  • ePlus inc. (PLUS) CEO Mark Marron on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 23 May 2019 03:03 ePlus inc. (NASDAQ:PLUS) Q4 2019 Results Earnings Conference Call May 22, 2019 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Kley Parkhurst - SVP Mark Marron - CEO and President Elaine Marion - CFO Conference Call Participants Maggie Nolan - William Blair Greg Burns - …
  • 'This is not the kind of leadership we need' (AMZN) 23 May 2019 02:46 AP Images Nearly 8,000 employees have signed an open letter asking Amazon to commit to become a climate-change leader instead of a climate change contributor. They expected to present their ideas directly to their boss, CEO Jeff Bezos, at the company's …
  • After House Approval, Clean Water Funding Plan Heads to Scott's Desk 23 May 2019 02:38 The Vermont House of Representatives agreed Wednesday to support a Senate proposal to fund clean water projects without raising new taxes, a feat made possible by unexpectedly robust state revenue collections. The House voted 133-5 to concur with the …
  • NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) CEO George Kurian on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 23 May 2019 01:56 Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) Q4 2019 Earnings Conference Call May 22, 2019 5:00 PM ET Company Participants Kris Newton - VP, Corporate Communications and IR George Kurian - CEO Ron Pasek - CFO Conference Call Participants Karl Ackerman - Cowen & …
  • Amazon employees press CEO Jeff Bezos on climate change at shareholder meeting 23 May 2019 01:15 Over the last six months, dozens and then thousands of Amazon employees mounted an unprecedented public campaign to pressure the company toward substantive, science-based action on climate change. The effort reached a peak Wednesday, as climate-focused …
  • CMO's top 10 martech stories for the week - 23 May 2019 23 May 2019 00:53 CM Group completes US$410 million in financing CM Group, a family of marketing technology companies including Campaign Monitor, Delivra, Emma, Liveclicker and Sailthru, has completed a US$410 million financing, providing capital for future acquisitions to …
  • CIO Keynote: Less Jargon, More Focus on Business Outcomes 23 May 2019 00:25 Though they came from different disciplines, CIOs at the Interop keynote shared a common need to get down to business. Reigning in dense technobabble to make data relatable to the business side of an organization was one of the takeaways from Wednesday’s …
  • Adobe Premiere Rush now allows Android users to edit video without the laptop 22 May 2019 23:36 AdobeAdobe’s new video app Premiere Rush is designed for streamlining video editing — and now that workflow is available for Android users. Adobe expanded Premiere Rush to the Android operating system, opening up downloads of the video editor through the …
  • House approves long-term clean water funding plan 22 May 2019 23:29 Swimmers and boaters at Leddy Park beach in Burlington. Photo by Cate Chant/VTDigger The House, for the second time this session, has passed a bill that would divert a portion of the rooms and meals tax to fund clean water. The plan has now cleared …
  • LETTERS: Digital economy lessons from summit 22 May 2019 23:11 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 20:24 By ALEXANDER OPICHO | President Uhuru Kenyatta with his Rwanda counterpart Paul Kagame (left) and Mali’s Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (centre) at the Transform Africa Summit in Kigali, Rwanda. PHOTO | SAMUEL MIRINGU | NMG  The 2019 …
  • CSUN Students Help Link Communities With Clean Water 22 May 2019 22:50 Danielle Bram. Photo courtesy of Sherry Sidick. CSUN students and faculty have long contributed to California’s efforts to ensure access to clean drinking water, efforts that have intensified during the recent multi-year drought. A group of students in …
  • Apple MacBook Pro updated with new processors, double the performance speed 22 May 2019 22:33 The new 15-inch MacBook Pro brings an 8-core Intel processor to the range for the first time. ― AFP picSAN FRANCISCO, May 22 ― Apple's next-generation 15-inch MacBook Pro and the Touch Bar-donning 13-inch model are now available with better processors, …
  • Marcella Arthur of Trusted Data Solutions Honored as One of... 22 May 2019 22:24 Marcella Arthur, global vice president of marketing and channel operations, has been named to CRN's prestigious 2019 Women of the Channel list for her contributions to channel advocacy, channel growth and visionary leadership. NEW YORK (PRWEB) May 22, …
  • Google, Informatica deepen ties around big data in the cloud 22 May 2019 22:01 A deeper partnership between Informatica and Google reflects enterprises' desire to tackle big data in the cloud for advanced processing and business insights. Informatica has added support for pushdown optimization within the Google BigQuery cloud …
  • 2019 Women in Print and Promo: Tanya Peterson, Meridian 22 May 2019 21:34 TANYA PETERSON Director of Project Management, Meridian, Loves Park, Ill. How she got her start: I graduated college with a degree in business administration/accounting, and my first start in the industry was with a prepress house that mainly did …
  • Facial Recognition Has Already Reached Its Breaking Point 22 May 2019 21:27 As facial recognition technologies have evolved from fledgling projects into powerful software platforms, researchers and civil liberties advocates have consistently warned about their potential to erode privacy. Those mounting fears came to a head …
  • Activision Blizzard Stock Downgraded: What You Need to Know 22 May 2019 21:07 Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and "initiate coverage" on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they're talking about? Today, we're taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it …
  • Q&A: Kubernetes thrives despite complexity; Google software engineer weighs in 22 May 2019 20:34 New applications and technical platforms are being developed every day. While this helps boost industry competitiveness, many of these solutions don’t last. The Kubernetes container-orchestration system is one platform that is both surviving and thriving. …
  • Female-led tech firm in Kitchener gets $750,000 in federal aid 22 May 2019 20:10 KITCHENER — Raj Saini sensed something familiar, visiting a brick-and-beam workspace to announce federal funding for a local business. The Liberal MP rented the same downtown space for his campaign office when elected to represent Kitchener Centre in the …
  • Short on science 22 May 2019 19:56 Even a cursory analysis reveals a huge gap between these promises and actual delivery. After the 1960s, migration of scientists to the Western countries increased. (Representational image) Election manifestos have a short shelf-life in public memory. …
  • Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP) CEO Tom Greco on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 22 May 2019 19:14 Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) Q1 2019 Results Conference Call May 22, 2019 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Elisabeth Eisleben - VP, IR Tom Greco - President and CEO Jeff Shepherd - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Conference Call …
  • Jitterbit's Online Integration Service Gets 250 Updates 22 May 2019 18:41 Cloud Jitterbit's Online Integration Service Gets 250 Updates By Dian Schaffhauser 05/22/19 An online application integration service has been updated with 250 features, including a new "connector builder" and an enhanced user …
  • Java-Based RPC 'Dubbo' Now a Top-Level Apache Project 22 May 2019 18:33 News Java-Based RPC 'Dubbo' Now a Top-Level Apache Project By John K. Waters 05/22/2019 Apache Dubbo, a high-performance, Java-based remote procedure call (RPC) framework originally developed at the Alibaba online marketplace and open …
  • Production Schedules: Definition, Cost, Features & Providers 22 May 2019 18:23 A production schedule is a timeline that defines the tasks, milestones, assets, budget, and assignments involved in creating a product. Businesses use them to manage the manufacturing of products, or in the creation of projects like film productions or …
  • Agile, SCRUM or Kanban Boards: Is There a Right Answer? 22 May 2019 17:49 PHOTO: Shutterstock Project management in the software development space has become more than just a race from start to finish. While brands that release a product the quickest may get an early advantage, the race doesn’t stop there. In fact this is really …
  • 5 CIO initiatives that should be topping IT’s agenda 22 May 2019 17:14 Over my 20 years in various business and technical roles, I've come to appreciate the motto, "If everything is a priority, nothing is." Prioritizing effectively -- nailing down precisely what customers and employees need and expect, and what …
  • Stanford Students Built This Adorable, Bouncy, Open-Source Robot Dog 22 May 2019 17:00 If you’ve always dreamed of having a low-maintenance, vaguely dog-shaped companion, well, you’re in luck. A group of undergraduate and graduate students at Stanford University have just unveiled Doggo, a relatively cheap, light, four-legged robot with the …
  • INDECT Completes World's Largest Camera-Based Parking Guidance Installation at Istanbul iGA Airport, Turkey. 22 May 2019 16:52 (MENAFN - Newswire.com LLC) ISTANBUL, May 22, 2019(Newswire.com) - INDECTElectronics and Distribution announces the completion of the world's largest camera-based parking guidance installation at Istanbul iGA Airport in Turkey. An unprecedented 3,300 …
  • April Construction Starts Retreat 15 Percent 22 May 2019 16:43 The value of new construction starts in April fell 15% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $685.2 billion, pulling back following the 16% hike that was reported in March, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. Steep declines were registered by two of …
  • Recent Merger Activity Driven Largely by Technology Needs 22 May 2019 16:19 An industry-wide sellers’ market helped fuel record-setting merger-and-acquisition activity among engineering and construction firms in 2018, enabling buyers to better adapt to multiple trends reshaping the industry. According to a recently released trends …
  • Siri and Alexa Fuel Sexism, U.N. Finds 22 May 2019 16:03 Why do most virtual assistants that are powered by artificial intelligence — like Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa system — by default have female names, female voices and often a submissive or even flirtatious style? The problem, according to a new report …
  • Why crunch will break the best and brightest in the industry. 22 May 2019 15:42 The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community. The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of the writer and not Gamasutra or its parent company.   I’d have you consider that we can’t just keep …
  • Global System-on-Chip (SoC) Market 2019-2023 | Increase in 5G Investments to Boost Market Growth | Technavio 22 May 2019 15:37 LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2019-- New market research study by Technavio on the global system-on-chips (SoC) market projects the market to grow at a CAGR of more than 6% during the period 2019-2023. This research report provides an in-depth analysis …
  • Upland Software to Present at the William Blair 39th Annual Growth Stock Conference 22 May 2019 14:28 AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2019-- Upland Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: UPLD), a leader in cloud-based enterprise work management software, today announced that Upland’s Chairman and CEO Jack McDonald and Upland's CFO Mike Hill will be presenting …
  • Covestro Aims To Digitally Transform Production 22 May 2019 14:00 Design & Simulation By Chemical Processing Staff May 22, 2019 Engineering and industrial software provider Aveva signs a multi-million Euro agreement with polymer company Covestro to help digitally transform Covestro’s entire process engineering …
  • MasTec Q1: Still Number One 22 May 2019 14:00 Still Number One MasTec (MTZ) has been my number one pick for 2019 and 2020 since last summer, and nothing in their Q1 report changes any of that. They are an exceptionally well-run infrastructure construction company, and their customers in communications …
  • Free Trip to Egypt: Two Cultures. One World. 22 May 2019 13:35 (MENAFN - PR Newswire) LOS ANGELES, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeking to build a bridge of mutual understanding and friendship, an entrepreneur of Muslim faith reaches out to the very people who fear him … and a single act of kindness has since …
  • No Chances for Trump to Stop China’s Rise, Prosperity – Scholar 22 May 2019 13:25 US President Donald Trump, in an interview with Fox News, said that China will not become the world’s top superpower under his watch. Does this mean that the trade war will last as long as Trump is in power? According to US president, the trade war plays …
  • City council approves Phase One of massive infrastructure program 22 May 2019 13:14 A Transit Windsor bus is pictured on University Avenue in this March 22, 2019 file photo.s Dan Janisse / Windsor Star Windsor is moving forward with a multi-million dollar investment in public transit, bike lanes, sidewalks and other active …
  • Cisco outlines its IOT strategy 22 May 2019 12:50 Companies have no reason to feel inadequate if they are battling to design or implement a project around the Internet of things (IOT); even networking giant Cisco took a while to figure it out. "When IOT first came out, we were lost as a company, we …
  • Proactive File Security 22 May 2019 12:35 22 May, 2019 By: Robert Green While file security might not be the most exciting part of your job, it is one of the most important. In the last installment of the CAD Manager's Newsletter we talked about the concept of proactive CAD management with the …
  • Irish student, 17, to have asteroid named after him following awards haul at international science fair 22 May 2019 12:32 AN Irish secondary school student is to have an asteroid named after him after winning several awards at the 2019 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in the US. Adam Kelly, a pupil at Skerries Community College in Dublin, was named as …
  • New Amsterdam to get new Magistrates’ Court; Smart Health Centre for Diamond/Grove 22 May 2019 12:32 May 22, 2019 News 0 The National Procurement and Tender Administration Board (NPTAB) yesterday opened tenders for a range of projects. Notable among them were a new Magistrates’ Court as well as Living Quarters for the Commissioner of Titles being …
  • How DevOps managers can learn to trust automation 22 May 2019 11:55 “It worked in staging!” says the dev team. And the ops team replies: “it must be a code issue.” Developers and ops people sometimes have different perspectives on why a deployment went wrong. Was it the code? Or the infrastructure? In the end, it’s the …
  • Pipelines remain immediate challenge, but digital economy shows promise for Alberta's future 22 May 2019 11:08 Alberta’s economic growth is gearing down in 2019 as the energy sector sputters, but a new study shows the digital component of the province is picking up speed. And two new reports highlight both the short- and long-term obstacles and opportunities facing …
  • President, provost announce projects to receive strategic funding 22 May 2019 11:04 Several strategic initiatives will receive funding after President Michael H. Schill and Provost and Senior Vice President Jayanth Banavar approved a set of recommendations from the UO’s Budget Advisory Group last week. Each year, the university allocates …
  • Kanban vs. Gantt Charts: Which Is Best for Your Team? 22 May 2019 10:54 PHOTO: Unsplash Since the introduction of agile, project management has evolved from a linear methodology to a more dynamic model. We are now seeing the same thing with project management software, in which the tools are currently based on Gantt charts and …
  • DARPA Names 11 Teams to Participate in Subterranean Challenge’s First Circuit 22 May 2019 10:51 The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has chosen 11 global teams to compete for more than $3.5M in prizes through demonstration of technology platforms in physical and virtual tunnel operations during the first leg of the Subterranean Challenge. …
  • Dubai FDI mission highlights opportunities in Spain 22 May 2019 10:33 Dubai FDI, the investment development agency of Dubai Economy (DED), has successfully promoted the emirate’s key advantages as a global investment destination during a recent mission to Spain.   The Dubai delegation, which also included executive leaders …