Open source mapping platform Mapzen now a Linux Foundation project

Mapzen, an open source mapping platform focused on map display including search and navigation, is a now a Linux Foundation project, the industry body said in a statement.

Radcom enters into a 3-year contract with AT&T

Israel-based network intelligence company Radcom has signed a three-year contract with AT&T Services.

IBM launches quantum computing system for commercial use

IBM has unveiled Q System One, what the company calls, 'an integrated universal approximate quantum computing system'.

Salesforce opens second data center in Japan

Salesforce has opened its second data center in Japan, says the company.

American Express acquires Resy

American Express has signed an agreement to acquire Resy, a digital restaurant reservation booking and management platform.

SoftBank selects Nokia for 5G in Japan

Japanese telecom behemoth SoftBank has selected Nokia as a strategic partner to drive its commercial 5G offering.

Spanish utility company Naturgy signs hybrid cloud services agreement with IBM

Spain-based Naturgy, a supplier of gas and electricity, serving more than 18-million customers in more than 30 countries, has inked a ten-year agreement with IBM to help implement a hybrid cloud strategy.

VMware launches Carbon Avoidance Meter for data centers

VMware has launched Carbon Avoidance Meter (CAM), a service that provides data center operators with near-real time “carbon scores”.

Indonesia testing blockchain for agricultural commodities bidding

Singaporean blockchain company PLMP Fintech has signed an MoU with the Agency for Free Trade Zone and Free Port of Batam, and Indonesian firm Central Distribusi Batam.

Mass deployments of IoT solutions transforming China, says GSMA

Chinese mobile operators are leading the world in the deployment of transformative Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, by connecting the country's estimated 960 million devices via cellular networks, says GSMA.

Moody’s, Team8 launch cyber risk joint venture

Ratings and analytics company Moody’s, and Team8, a cybersecurity think tank and company creation platform, have formed a joint venture to establish a global standard for evaluating and assessing cyber risk for enterprises; the companies said in a news release.

Raytheon awarded $110M cybersecurity contract

Raytheon has been awarded a contract to develop and deploy a mission-critical, advanced Cybersecurity Operations Center and services for a country in the Middle East North Africa region.

Worldwide PC shipments grew 1.5% in second quarter of 2019, says Gartner

After two quarters of decline, the worldwide PC market grew 1.5% in the second quarter of 2019, says Gartner.

Indian B2B commerce company Moglix raises $60 million

Moglix, an Indian B2B commerce company, has closed a Series D funding round of $60 million.

NASA funds demo of 3D-printed spacecraft parts made, assembled in orbit

NASA has awarded a $73.7 million contract to Made In Space, of Mountain View, California, to demonstrate the ability of a small spacecraft, called Archinaut One, to manufacture and assemble spacecraft components in low-Earth orbit.