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  • Montreal seeks to lead responsible artificial-intelligence research 17 Dec 2017 17:32 Globe and Mail Various computer scientists, researchers, lawyers and other techies have recently been attending bi-monthly meetings in Montreal to discuss life's big questions – as they relate to our increasingly intelligent machines. Should a computer give medical …
  • Montreal positioning itself as global hub for artificial intelligence 17 Dec 2017 16:55 CTV News Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press Published Sunday, December 17, 2017 11:09AM EST MONTREAL -- Various computer scientists, researchers, lawyers and other techies have recently been attending bi-monthly meetings in Montreal to discuss life's big …
  • ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018 to examine role of AI in homeland security 17 Dec 2017 16:46 Mena FN (MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 17th December, 2017 (WAM) -- In line with the UAE leadership's vision, artificial intelligence, AI, will form an important underlying component of the eighth edition of the International Exhibition for …
  • Montreal seeks to be world leader in responsible artificial intelligence research 17 Dec 2017 16:09 Brandon Sun Subscribers Log in below to continue reading, not a subscriber? Create an account to start a 60 day free trial. Log in Create your account Add a payment method To read the remaining 687 words of this article. Pay only 27¢ for articles you wish to read. …
  • Your smartphone may help fight cybercrime 17 Dec 2017 14:13 The Asian Age The retailer can detect a forgery because the PRNU of the attackers camera will alter the PRNU component of the photograph. Smartphones can be identified just by analysing one photo taken by the device, an advance that paves the way for a new …
  • CrowdStrike annual cyber intrusion casebook reveals fileless malware on the rise 17 Dec 2017 12:39 iTWire SaaS endpoint protection provider, CrowdStrike Inc., has released its annual cyber intrusion services casebook providing valuable insights into attack tactics and the state of breach readiness across industries. CrowdStrike’s research reveals incident …
  • Thales agrees to buy Gemalto in digital security deal worth ~$5.43BN 17 Dec 2017 12:30 TechCrunch Digital security solutions provider Gemalto has agreed to a €51 per share acquisition offer from French aerospace and defense group Thales — in a deal worth around $5.43BN. The unanimously board approved all-cash offer represents a premium of 57% over the …
  • Pioneer Tech-U students resume January 7th 17 Dec 2017 12:06 Daily Post Pioneer students of the Technical University (Tech-U), Ibadan will on January 7th next year resume academic activities, DAILY POST has learnt. Vice Chancellor of the Oyo State owned university, Professor Ayobami Salami who made this disclosure said that …
  • How a Rutgers student went from Minecraft to internet warfare 17 Dec 2017 11:44 NJ.com There are no rules or goals in Minecraft. "The game is brilliant in a lot of ways," observed Brian Krebs, a former Washington Post reporter and well-known cybersecurity blogger at KrebsonSecurity.com, talking about the incredibly popular …
  • Increased funding needed for a cybersecure nation 17 Dec 2017 10:16 Las Vegas Sun By Jacob Geiger Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 | 2 a.m. Steve Marcus Student representative Jacob Geiger of College of Southern Nevada High School during the 61st annual Las Vegas Sun Youth Forum at the Las Vegas Convention Center Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Editor’s …
  • For St. Louis, this job market is about as good as it gets 17 Dec 2017 08:59 STLtoday.com For St. Louis, this was the year economic momentum pushed up against the limits of a slow-growing population. Job growth, which had surged for three years as the metro area completed a belated recovery from the Great Recession, slowed markedly in 2017. As …
  • North Korean hackers are targeting cryptocurrency workers with a fake job advert 17 Dec 2017 08:11 Business Insider North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un is seen as the newly developed intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-15's test was successfully launched, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang …
  • du Introduces Students to the Importance of Cyber Safety in the UAE 17 Dec 2017 07:23 Al Bawaba The du Technology, Risk and Security Management Team (TSRM) spoke to school students in grade eight, showed videos and conducted engaging activities. In line with its mission to create a culture that addresses cyberbullying and safe internet usage, after …
  • Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Security Spending Will Reach $96 Billion in 2018, up 8 Percent From 2017 17 Dec 2017 07:23 Al Bawaba Ruggero Contu, research director at Gartner Gartner, Inc. forecasts worldwide security spending to total $96.3 billion in 2018, an increase of 8 percent from 2017. Organizations are spending more on security as a result of regulations, shifting buyer …
  • Mayflex to showcase latest solutions at Intersec 17 Dec 2017 06:22 Trade Arabia UK-based Mayflex, the distributor of converged IP solutions, said it will be showcasing its latest solutions at Intersec 2018, to be held next month in Dubai, UAE. Intersec is the world’s leading trade fair for security, safety and fire protection and …

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