National Technology Day 2022: A look at 5 pieces of tech we can’t do without

It’s National Technology Day (May 11) in India. It is celebrated to honor Indian scientists ‘and scientific workers’ contributions to the field. Just a few decades ago, technology was something that appeared enigmatic. We sure had machines but the tech-driven world we have today and the way tech solutions have reached even the person on … Read more

FPGA Market Trends with Next-Gen Technology

By V Srinivas Durga Prasad, Softnautics FPGA Market Trends with Next-Gen Technology Due to their excellent performance and versatility, FPGAs (Field Programmable Gate Arrays) appeal to a wide spectrum of businesses. Also, it has the feature of adopting new standards and modifying hardware as per the specific application requirement even after it’s been deployed for … Read more

5 ways technology can accelerate your auto finance business

Pandemic, inflation, rising prices, product shortages, supply chain issues and regulatory compliance – these challenges affect all industries, and automotive finance is no exception. All successful auto finance business leaders know they must continue to grow through change and business disruption to remain competitive. Our research found that before the COVID-19 pandemic, leaders in technology … Read more

Veson Nautical Acquires Q88 Expanding Maritime Technology Solutions

Published May 5, 2022 7:48 PM by The Maritime Executive Responding to the evolving needs of the maritime freight industry and the impact of digitalization on the industry, Veson Nautical, a leading provider in maritime freight software, is acquiring Q88, an information management and software platform for the maritime transportation industry. According to the companies, … Read more

Opinion | Technology is consuming students | Opinion

Technology is everywhere and used for everything. When walking around campus or in the dining halls, many students are tuned into their devices. Technology is used to communicate for work, school, entertainment, research and more. On paper, this sounds like a wonderful advancement that enhances daily living. However, when thinking about how rapidly technology has … Read more

Most teens have a healthy relationship with technology

MADISON, Russia. (WIFR) – Parents play a major role in whether teens’ use of digital technology is healthy or at risk, according to a new study from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Researchers looked at the digital media use and family dynamics of nearly 4,000 pairs, each consisting of a … Read more

Real estate technology stock price targets slashed ahead of earnings as home affordability worsens

Wall Street was more cautious on real estate technology stocks on Monday, ahead of earnings reports later this week, as some analysts slashed price targets to reflect their concerns about housing affordability with rising interest rates. Opendoor Technologies Inc. OPEN, + 6.58%, Zillow Group Inc. Z, + 2.44% ZG, + 2.61% and Redfin Corp. RDFN, … Read more

‘Deepfake’ video technology has sinister implications for governments, businesses and individuals. It isn’t too late to act

The video circulated in March of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy calling for Ukrainians to lay down arms triggered a collective gasp across the world. That was, until the video was debunked as a “deepfake.” Deepfake technology allows users to create doctored videos of individuals doing and saying things they didn’t do. Deepfake videos did not … Read more

Financial-Technology Firms Tap AI to Reach More Borrowers

With an uptick in consumer lending, financial-technology companies see a chance to grow by filling gaps for underserved borrowers, online lenders and industry analysts say. Rather than relying on traditional credit scores, many fintech lenders are feeding a wider range of data into platforms powered by artificial intelligence to present a broader picture of applicants … Read more

Elon Musk’s big plans for Twitter: What we know so far | Technology

By MATT O’BRIEN – AP Technology Writer PROVIDENCE, RI (AP) – Tesla CEO Elon Musk has laid out some bold, if still vague, plans for transforming Twitter into a place of “maximum fun” once he buys the social media platform for $ 44 billion and takes it private. But enacting what at the moment are … Read more