Day: June 11, 2020

Microsoft Joins Amazon, IBM in Pausing Face Scans for Police

Microsoft has become the third big tech company this week to say it won’t sell its facial recognition software to police, following similar moves by Amazon and IBM. Microsoft’s president and chief counsel, Brad Smith, announced the decision and called on Congress to regulate the technology during a Washington Post video event on Thursday. “We’ve […]

British Decision to Oust Huawei Is Settled, Analyst Says

A British political insider says there is no longer any doubt that the London government will abandon plans to incorporate technology from Chinese tech giant Huawei in the rollout of its 5G telecommunications network. The government will make an official announcement in the coming weeks of its plans to “sunset” Huawei’s involvement in the network, […]

First Widespread US COVID-19 Vaccine Tests Set for July

  A U.S. biotechnology company says it will make the first widespread tests of a possible coronavirus vaccine next month. Moderna is working with the U.S. National Institutes of Health in developing a COVID-19 vaccine. The company said Thursday it will make the first large U.S. study next month in 30,000 volunteers. Some will get […]

The aviation MRO community to gather live for first time in months at Aviation Week Network’s 25th Annual MRO Americas

Event taking place September 1-3 in Dallas, Featured Speakers include American Airlines CEO Doug Parker NEW YORK, June 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — September will mark the first time in months that the aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) industry will gather live, as airline and industry leaders come together for the 25th Annual Aviation Week Network’s MRO […]

Radient Technologies Inc. Announces bioU Products Are Now Available at Medical Cannabis by Shoppers and Completion of Previously Announced Debt Settlement and Shares for Services

EDMONTON, Alberta, June 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radient Technologies Inc. (“Radient” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: RTI; OTCQX: RDDTF), a global commercial manufacturer of high quality cannabinoid-based ingredients, formulations and products, announces that its recently launched bioU branded products are now available through Medical Cannabis by Shoppers, a subsidiary of Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. […]

TeraRecon AI Products Adopt SymphonyAI Eureka Brand Recognizing AI Technology Synergies

TeraRecon EnvoyAI and Northstar technologies are renamed with SymphonyAI Group shared branding in the next step toward connecting B2B systems of intelligence for improved care. DURHAM, N.C., June 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TeraRecon, a leader in advanced visualization and enterprise-level artificial intelligence (AI) solutions, today announced the rebranding of its AI solutions to introduce […]

Philips Lumify handheld ultrasound solution launched in Japan to enable powerful diagnostics at the bedside

June 11, 2020 Philips’ Lumify handheld diagnostic ultrasound solution with telehealth capabilities meets the demands of Japan’s changing healthcare demographics Optional Lumify with Reacts capability adds tele-ultrasound to enable healthcare professionals to remotely collaborate and exchange expert advice during diagnosis Solution also recognized for benefit to humankind by IEEE Spectrum Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: […]

Pulse Secure Extends Pulse Cares Program to Assist Global Shift to New Remote Workstyle and Digital Business Acceleration

Surge in secure access sales supports research bellwether for long-term workplace flexibility, and increased hybrid IT application infrastructure capacity for WFH workloads and cloud services SINGAPORE, June 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pulse Secure, the leading provider of Zero Trust Secure Access solutions, today announced it is extending its offer to help customers support ongoing […]