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Nicholas Fearn

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Tata Communications rolls out new IoT network for Africa

Digital infrastructure provider Tata Communications has teamed up with South Africa-based IT services firm Dreamtime Technologies to roll out an IoT-supporting network throughout Africa....

IBM unveils new machine learning security tools

IBM has launched a range of new machine learning-based security tools that it says can help firms identify and fight off cyber attacks. The company...

Government chooses fintech start-up to lead UK tech mission to China

Fintech start-up Nuggets has been chosen by the UK government and the Mayor of London to embark on two trade missions to China this...

Fintech firm unveils AI-powered mortgage broker

British fintech firm Nuvo has unveiled what it claims is the world’s first ever artificial intelligence-powered mortgage broker. First trailed in February, the system...

Cisco and SAS team up on Sydney-based IoT research centre

Analytics firm SAS and networking technology giant Cisco have joined forces to launch an Internet of Things research lab in Sydney, Australia. The University...

A10 Networks announces firewall to secure 5G, IoT deployments

NEWSBYTE Reading-based cybersecurity firm A10 Networks has unveiled a new firewall product to help service providers secure their 5G and IoT deployments. The company...

One-third of firms can handle 100,000 IoT devices: report

Nearly one-third of organisations (31 percent) believe that they can handle up to 100,000 connected devices, according to a new study. The report, published by...

PwC deploys VR experience to help firms plan disruption

Professional services firm PwC has unveiled a virtual reality (VR) experience that it claims can help organisations map out disruption plans. With the system, companies...

GDPR: Consumers demand more data privacy from the IoT

Consumers want organisations to give them more control over their personal information as the Internet of Things (IoT) grows and connected devices harvest masses...

Fintech firm launches blockchain platform for legal contracts

Internet of Agreements: A British fintech start-up is developing blockchain-powered software that is intended to revolutionise the way that small and medium-sized firms conduct...

Retail IoT: AI firm trials autonomous smartphone checkouts

American artificial intelligence (AI) firm AVA Retail has successfully completed the first trial of its autonomous checkout system. The SmoothShop system allows customers to scan...

IBM unveils new data science platform to accelerate AI adoption

American tech giant IBM has unveiled a new data science and machine learning app-building platform to help companies tap into the benefits of artificial...