Whistleblower vindicated in Cisco cybersecurity case

BOSTON (AP) — A computer security expert who has won a trailblazing payout in a whistleblower lawsuit over critical security flaws he found in October 2008 in Cisco Systems Inc. video surveillance sof...

Passport-free travel launches at Canada airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The World Economic Forum (WEF), in cooperation with the Canadian and Dutch governments, launched a pilot project on June 26 that allows travelers to fly internationally wi...

Taiwan's jobless rate hits 22-month high in May

Taiwan's unemployment rate for May remained nominally unchanged from the previous month but rose to its highest level in 22 months when adjusted for seasonal factors, figures released Monday by Ta...

President Tsai pledges to make Taiwan a reliable digital nation, attract investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 300 exhibitors from 50 countries will showcase the latest information security products and solutions at the international security exposition, secutech, in Taip...

Border Patrol expands fingerprinting of migrant children

HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. border authorities say they've started to increase the biometric data they take from children 13 years old and younger, including fingerprints, despite privacy concerns and governm...

The Latest: EU: Irish border still issue in no-deal Brexit

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator says if Britain withdra...

UK top counter-terrorism cop warns of 'no-deal' Brexit risks

LONDON (AP) — Britain's senior counter-terrorism police officer warned Wednesday of the dangers of leaving the European Union without a withdrawal deal in place, saying a "no-deal" Brexit that cut off...

The Latest: UK police warn about 'no-deal' Brexit

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Britain's senior counter-terrorism police officer is warning of the...

Hertz, Clear partner to speed rentals with biometric scans

Biometric screening is expanding to the rental car industry. Hertz said Tuesday it is teaming up with Clear, the maker of biometric screening kiosks found at many airports, in an eff...

Chinese 'gait recognition' tech IDs people by how they walk

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have begun deploying a new surveillance tool: "gait recognition" software that uses people's body shapes and how they walk to identify them, even when their faces ar...

Taiwan’s July exports up by 8.4%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's exports increased by an annual rate of 8.4 percent in July, marking a strong turnaround from the surprise decrease of 0.1 percent in June, the Ministry of Eco...

Expected Future Predictions for the Retail Industry| Quantzig

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 25, 2018--Quantzig, a global analytics solutions provider, has announced the completion of their latest article on the evolution of the retail industry. ...

Gemalto Helps Companies Gain Valuable Data Insights, Reduce Cost and Time with Automatic Software Updates

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2018--Gemalto today announced the launch of Sentinel Up, an enterprise-grade software update solution for software vendors and device manufacturers. Designed to hel...

Intelligent Automation Could Add $512 Billion to the Global Revenues of Financial Services Firms by 2020

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--A new report from reveals that the financial services industry could expect to add up to $512bn to global revenues by 2020 through ‘intellige...

iBeat Heart Watch Now Shipping

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 11, 2018--iBeat, a health tech company empowering people to live longer, today announced the release and shipping of its iBeat Heart Watch – a heart and blood flow ...