As we approach four months since the start of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many Biotechnology companies are quickly moving towards clinical trial phase of several vaccines and treatments. Biotechnology company news At the start of this month (April 2020) Novavax, a Maryland-based biotech company, said it would begin human trials in Australia in mid-May for
Silicon Valley’s technology epicenter would also be affected if the Hayward Fault were to rupture. Most of the major global technology headquarters, such as Facebook, Google, and Oracle, are within 20 miles of the fault. The likelihood that the next great earthquake in this area would result in significant economic impact is high. By Patricia Grossi.
By Beth Kindig Samsung insider claims peculiar Galaxy Round is just a prototype The media has been buzzing about Samsung’s new “Galaxy Round,” the first curved smartphone to ever hit the market. But, an unnamed Samsung insider claims that the Galaxy Round is a pointless gimmick that Samsung released just for the media attention. They
It is clear that Redis is taking off as a leading in-memory database solution, but what is it, exactly, that makes Redis so attractive to startups and application developers alike?
by Beth Kindig 1) Microsoft Corporation Outlines 66,539 Account Requests From Law Enforcement During First Half Of 2013 Microsoft’s latest reports detail that it received 37,196 requests from law enforcement agencies between the months of January and June, which impacted 66,539 accounts. 77% of the requests filed asked for data such as a user’s name,
By Beth Kindig Apple’s new iOS 7 makes bold statement Though two new iPhones come out this week, the more dramatic shift in Apple technology might come from the software and not the hardware. iOS 7, the new mobile OS, became available on Wednesday. “It is a major upgrade,” said Gerry Purdy, analyist and consultant
The ultimate promise of math-based systems is to bring the principles of the Internet to money. Money is information and the Internet is the greatest information engine of all time. The missing link was a money protocol. by Chris Larsen -
CEO and co-founder at OpenCoin (UPDATE: renamed Ripple Labs in 2015)
Many Startup companies these days are exploring ways to add safety & security to their platforms, but most of them don’t include the customer. True transparency comes when the party with the knowledge and information has a part in the transaction. by Michael Bergman