• Technology Developments for Space Exploration

    Technology Developments for Space Exploration

    Extending human presence deeper into the solar system NASA has just announced the two proposals that have been selected for the creation of multi-disciplinary, university-led research institutes focussing on the development of the technologies that will be critical to extending human presence deeper into our solar system. These new Space Technology Research Institutes (STRIs) will
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  • Honeywell Challenges the Technology Leaders of the Future

    Honeywell Challenges the Technology Leaders of the Future

    Honeywell Leadership Challenge, 2017 Honeywell is bringing 320 students from 45 countries and 27 U.S. states and territories to attend the Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy this year. As part of this leadership program, Honeywell will host students for two consecutive, weeklong programs, in February and March this year, at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center
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  • The Digital Revolution – an Imperative for Business

    The Digital Revolution – an Imperative for Business

    Business must invest or fall behind Samsung has just released a new report which shows that businesses need to make investments to ensure that they are ready for the next wave in the digital revolution. The report reveals that by 2020 companies which have not opened their borders to competitors, innovators and a new generation
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  • Encouraging Inclusiveness at Technology Events

    Encouraging Inclusiveness at Technology Events

    Linux Foundation and NCWIT offer inclusiveness training Technology events are often in the firing line for not being inclusive. There are discussions on social media and news articles highlighting the issues that events have in being seen as inclusive in both their speaker line-ups and their audience. The Linux Foundation, a non-profit organization that is
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  • Data Breaches Becoming More Complex and Widespread

    Data Breaches Becoming More Complex and Widespread

    Data Breach Digest Available Verizon has just released its 2017 Data Breach Digest, this shows that the human element in data breach scenarios is still a significant area of concern. Human intervention has a key role in data breaches and cyber security incidents where they fulfil the roles of threat actors, targeted victims and incident
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  • World’s Cyber Security Experts Gather in San Francisco

    World’s Cyber Security Experts Gather in San Francisco

    RSA Conference happening this week As you are reading this, security experts from around the world are gathering in San Francisco for the annual RSA Conference. Taking place from February 13 until February 17, RSA Conference 2017 brings together the top information security professionals and business leaders to discuss cybersecurity trends and to formulate strategies
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  • Cyber Security – Getting Back to Basics

    Cyber Security – Getting Back to Basics

    Cyber Security – not a goal in itself Information Security and Cyber Security conferences are often overleaded with relatively ‘new’ developments such as Next-gen, IoT (Internet of Things), IoT DDoS, Security Intelligence Platform, and the rest. The fact that some of these terms have become ‘hype’ is not in itself a problem, but it does
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  • Encouraging Women and Girls in STEM fields

    Encouraging Women and Girls in STEM fields

    Canada launches campaign to encourage young women to enter STEM fields Canadian Science Minister Kirsty Duncan marked the International Day of Women and Girls in Science earlier this month by announcing the launch of a national campaign aimed at encouraging young women to enter science, technology, engineering and mathematics ( STEM ) fields. The social
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