WidePoint awarded $4.4 million USCIS task order for wireless managed services

WidePoint will deliver cellular wireless managed services to USCIS through the DHS CWMS BPA.

Accenture and Pivotal form new cloud business group

Accenture and Pivotal Software have formed a new business group.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory acquires Atos Quantum Learning Machine

Atos has inked a new contract with US-based Oak Ridge National Laboratory for a 30-Qubit Quantum Learning Machine.

BlueData, Dell EMC expand relationship

BlueData has signed a reseller agreement with Dell EMC.

Tech Mahindra, City of Los Angeles, USC team up to launch smart city energy initiative

Tech Mahindra has teamed up with the City of Los Angeles and the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering and USC Marshall School of Business.

Insitu inks remotely piloted aircraft services contract with QGC

Insitu,  a wholly-owned subsidiary of Boeing, has announced a contract with QGC, to leverage Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems.

Locus Robotics raises $25M

AISense raises $10 million

Kneron raises $10 million

Logz.io raises $23 million

PayStand raises $6 million

Gridsum, Tencent, Shandong Guohui to jointly develop industrial IoT platform

Gridsum has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tencent Cloud and Shandong Guohui Investment Co. to jointly develop an industrial internet of things cloud platform.

R9B awarded subcontract supporting US Cyber Command

R9B has been awarded a subcontract from SAIC to enhance the capabilities of USCYBERCOM's core cyberspace disciplines.

Montgomery County, PA partners with VisionWare for MDM solutions

VisionWare has inked a strategic partnership with Montgomery County, PA, to create a single "golden view" of each citizen in the county.

US Air Force selects Altamira to standup Chief Data Office

Altamira Technologies has been selected by the US Air Force (USAF) to standup a Chief Data Office (CDO).

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DARPA awards Penn State $900,000 to teach computers to be creative

Researchers from Penn State have received $900,000 from DARPA to teach computers how to generate original design ideas.

Element AI, SK Telecom, Hyundai, Hanwha create $45 million global AI fund

Element AI has established a joint $45 million fund with Korean conglomerates SK Telecom, Hyundai, and Hanwha.

Qualcomm board unanimously rejects Broadcom’s proposal

Qualcomm announced that its board of directors unanimously rejected the unsolicited proposal announced by Broadcom on November 6, 2017. “It is the board’s unanimous belief...

Former Secret Service agent sentenced in bitcoin money laundering scheme

A former U.S. Secret Service Special Agent, who had been a member of the Baltimore Silk Road Task Force, was sentenced to prison on...

TIO Networks suspends operations, says PayPal

PayPal announced that TIO Networks (TIO), a publicly traded company PayPal acquired in July 2017, has suspended operations. This suspension of services is a...

IBM announces advances to quantum computing systems

IBM announced two quantum processor upgrades for its Q early-access commercial systems, an initiative to build commercially available universal quantum computing systems for business and...