Authors Posts by Andrew Hobbs

Andrew Hobbs

Andrew Hobbs
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Deputy Editor & Publisher

Critical security flaws found in popular medical records software

The world’s most widely-used open-source electronic health records solution OpenEMR has been found to contain 18 cybersecurity vulnerabilities. The software, employed by medical practices...

Is Facebook asking banks to share users’ financial data?

Facebook has reportedly approached several large US banks, asking them to share detailed financial data about their customers, including bank balances and card transactions. In...

China dominating rest of world in cloud & AI patents

A machine learning-driven analysis platform has examined 100 million cloud and AI-related intellectual property rights, and discovered that Chinese companies filed eight times as...

Could M&S’s new data academy secure its digital-first future?

In an effort to combat the digital retail shadow cast by the likes of Amazon, UK high street store Marks & Spencer has teamed...

Electric vehicles: UK government hits go on Future Mobility Challenge

The UK government’s Future of Mobility Grand Challenge took a significant step forward today, in a move that could shake up the transportation sector...

Robotic hand uses AI, 100 simulated years to achieve dexterity

AI researchers from non-profit organisation OpenAI have created a system that allows a robotic hand to learn to manipulate physical objects with unprecedented dexterity,...

The AI of the beholder: Eye movements can predict personality

New machine learning research has established links between how we move our eyes and our personalities. The study was carried out by a partnership between...

New study ranks US states by online data privacy protection

Internet of Business says A report by Comparitech has ranked the USA’s 50 states by the online privacy protections provided by local law, highlighting huge...

Businesses expect Industrial IoT to boost revenues by $154 million –...

Research from global satellite communications services provider Inmarsat reveals the rapid ascendency of the industrial IoT (IIoT), along with its capacity to boost revenues...

Facebook to launch internet satellite Athena

According to emails obtained from the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Facebook is working on a low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite that will provide...

Industry 4.0: Overcoming ‘pilot purgatory’ key to manufacturing success – McKinsey

Most manufacturers believe they are leading their markets in Industry 4.0 technologies – despite evidence to the contrary, according to a new report from...

Japanese researchers use AI to diagnose stomach cancer

A breakthrough in the use of AI in diagnostics has seen two Japanese national research institutes use artificial intelligence (AI) to identify early-stage stomach...
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