The CEO of one of the largest manufacturers of cannabis vaporizers and accessories says CBD, the non-intoxicating form of cannabis, is overhyped.
The workplace startup that raised $10.5 billion from SoftBank joins a host of companies going public in 2019.
One of the main objectives of the new law to give attendees access to legal lab tested cannabis in an effort to steer business away from illicit dealers.
The arrest of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange marks the first step toward trying one of the most prominent cyber crimes in American history and his charges to commit computer intrusion are more common theses days than one would think.
For its new Opportunity Zones Summit Forbes is gathering the top money managers, investors, family offices, government leaders, policy experts, OZ fund founders and entrepreneurs for the can't-miss investment summit of the year.
I may be decades before the commercial potential is realized. How quantum computers may boost your company’s bottom line begins with understanding how it works.
While the adoption of voice AI has been much more popular for consumers than for businesses so far, industry leaders say change on the horizon,
Through its 119 million-square-foot in cultivation space, Grassroots Cannabis produces its own line of flower, concentrates, vapes and edibles which are sold in its 15 dispensaries located in 11 states.
On Friday, operations management software company, PagerDuty, filed for an S-1 in a step forward in going public joining a band of startups planning to launch their IPO in 2019.
Success in account-based marketing has become a skill, just like any other type of digital marketing. Therefore, you have to be willing to learn and improve. Here are seven skills, specifically, that will help your account-based marketing abilities.
Square co-founder, Tristan O’Tierney, the engineer credited with developing the payment company’s first iPhone app, died in a Florida hospital on Feb. 23.
Inc.Digital and Forbes Insights’ recent research, based on algorithms incorporating 26 sets of metrics of digital transformation success across 135-plus variables, reveals that successful retail companies think about transformation very differently…
San Jose based cannabis retailer, distributor and grower, Caliva announced its first round of funding with plans to continue growing throughout the golden state.
Are you inspired towards your analytics career? If so, here are tips on where to begin.
It's never too soon to digitize your offspring, the Consumer Electronics Show had an array of gadgets to help automate some of the least favorable parts of parenting.
How to begin your analytics career transition!
You can take your Wordpress SEO to the next level. Following are 10 ways to make sure your WordPress site and content are optimized to the fullest.
By focusing on design and user experience, Airtable’s hot, cloud-based software has taken hold in 80,000 organizations from Netflix to small profits. Can it be the next Microsoft?
Understand why social marketing feels overwhelming to you. Getting over those initial bumps will help you craft a more effective and powerful social strategy. Here are four primary overwhelming reasons that you can come to recognize and learn from:
The legal industry is facing pressure to embrace technology. To stay competitive, it’s vital for your firm to embrace system automation, improve your workflow processes and reduce your costs.
In the earliest stages of the Universe, before there were protons or neutrons, we had a quark-gluon plasma.
If you're a PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 4 Pro user and want more storage, here's a guide for creating a better gaming experience on the console.
This new wireless soundbar from Yamaha can be upgraded to a full-blown home theatre system without the need for wires trailing all over the place. The Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400 can also play hi-res music files and has a full range of inputs including…
The first official trailer for NBA 2K19 has been released and it challenges all of the league's top players to 'Take the Crown.'
Here are the best water bottles on Amazon, according to people's reviews.
Here's everything in Fortnite's v5.20 patch including the new Double Barrel Shotgun and Steady Storm LTM.
If the Breakthrough Starshot initiative, promoted by Stephen Hawking, works exactly as planned, it could lead to disaster.
The most likely places to find extraterrestrial life are in Earth's backyard! Here's why one of Jupiter's moons, Europa, and two of Saturn's moons, Titan and Enceladus, are where scientists are looking for alien life.
One thing is common for all - a huge amount of effort is required for both fundraising or generating revenue - which diverts time and attention from the work the startup really demands. Here are a few lessons I have learned from both sides of the fen…
An excess of gamma-ray emission from our galactic center doesn’t seem to be the signature of dark matter, but rather a byproduct of thousands of newly-identified spinning neutron stars.
Before Mamoru Oshii went on to direct the 'Ghost in the Shell' movie in 1995, a few years earlier he worked on a film that now celebrates its 25th anniversary and is arguably one of the best anime ever made.
Is there a science "cult of personalty" on social media and does it lead to a "Grand Poobah" effect?
Tesla only had $230 million remaining under its credit agreement at June 30th, its main source of cash. That is not enough cushion for a global automaker; not nearly enough.
Researchers using data from Twitter to analyze trends in e-cigarette use in the U.S. found the conversation dominated by bot accounts, which appeared to favor positive messages.
HOLSEM’s devices let you turn a single outlet into up to 17 charging stations so you can charge your phone, your laptop, your camera and your friends’ electronics all at the same time.
If the universe is 93 billion light years in diameter, how long would it take to travel end to end at light speed? This question was originally answered on Quora by Jack Fraser.
Eleven Sports and Facebook partner in deal that suits both parties at a time when sports broadcasting is transitioning to a streaming model
I spoke with Co-Founders Brian Verne and Ishaan Sutaria about the vision behind their company, the future of sports media and their plans for building a social entertainment empire.
An increasingly important driver of online shopping growth is, as former J. Crew CEO Mickey Drexler has coined it, "de-schlepping." The consumer value of having bulky and heavy items shipped is clear. Whether retailers can make the economics work ove…
Martyn Etherington, CMO of Teradata, shares proven strategies for aligning sales and marketing and driving transformation change. Goal execution relies on a cultural mindset change to face problems head-on. When it comes to KPIs and dashboards, “l…
Television, or OTT television to be exact, is embracing the type of segmentation that's traditionally only been available on digital. That's good news for advertisers who want more precise targeting for their spots.
If we want to reach for the stars, we have to start in our own backyard.
Technology opens up new, unforeseen issues. And humans are necessary for solving the problems automated services can’t. But to ignore the human element in tech is to miss the larger point: technology should be about empowering people to live their…
Bask Iyer has always been a business and customer oriented technology leaders. After turns as CIO of GlaxoSmithKline, Honeywell, and Juniper, he was asked to take on the same role at VMware. First his responsibilities expanded to run IT for both VMwa…
Here is AMD's most powerful ever processor - the Threadripper 2990WX
Last year, AMD surprise d the industry with the 16-core Ryzen Threadripper CPU - part EPYC server processor and part Ryzen desktop CPU. Based on the success of the first generation, AMD decided to invest in a second generation of Threadripper.
IBM Chief of Human Resources Diane Gherson shares her best career advice and the future of work.
Russian app market is on fire! This is why you need to find out what you must do to stay on top of the game. If you are an app publisher or marketer, and you are not yet in Russia, you should consider getting started. The timing could not be better!
German industrial engineering company Siemens has bought the originally Dutch (now US located) ‘low code’ company Mendix for US$ 730 million in cash. There is no formal ‘face off’ going on between Siemens and GE, but many publications have of…
There is clear enterprise consensus that hybrid cloud is the appropriate long-term strategic approach to best leverage cloud computing. There has been much less consensus in decision-making on the underlying use of public cloud versus private infrast…
As Apple breaks the trillion-dollar valuation mark, which companies are likely to follow in its wake and what strategic elements and market forces did Apple leverage in its record-breaking valuation journey?
In a recent update to the official 'The Legend of Zelda' site in Japan, 'Breath of the Wild' has been added to the series timeline but it’s not quite as straightforward as it first appears.
For fans of Kirby, the plump pink hero has a lovely and massive plush planned for release this December in Japan.
OpenAI has developed an AI called OpenAI Five that just took on some of the best Dota 2 players in the world and won 2-1.
Samsung has suddenly made its massive Galaxy Note 9 upgrade official...
Apple leak provides the first official confirmation of its new flagship iPhone...
Alejandra G. went from dreaming to be an entrepreneur to having celebrities like Tyra banks wear her shoe line.
Does God exist? If She does, this is how we got our sacred soul. If She does not, we will soon be able to recreate the soul in machines!
A three-year-old filly collapsed and died after racing at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Friday, a day before the Preakness Stakes.
A SpaceX launch already scrubbed once due to inclement weather was postponed again nearly 24 hours later on Thursday, this time for "about a week," in order to update satellite software and "triple-check everything," Elon Musk's rocket company said.…
British livestock genetics firm Genus agreed on Thursday to license its know-how on virus-resistant pigs to Beijing Capital Agribusiness Co Ltd, which will seek regulatory approval for the pigs in the world's biggest pork market.
Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites for his new Starlink internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site.
Elon Musk's SpaceX postponed its planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first cluster of satellites for his new Starlink internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site.
Brazil's agriculture minister will ask Chinese officials on Thursday to greenlight exports to the Asian nation of sugar made from genetically modified (GM) sugarcane, which is expected to be widely used in Brazil in coming years.
The Trump administration asked Congress on Monday to increase NASA spending next year by an extra $1.6 billion as a "down payment" to accommodate the accelerated goal of returning Americans to the surface of the moon by 2024.
The moon may be dynamic and tectonically active like Earth - not the inert world some scientists had believed it to be - based on a new analysis disclosed on Monday of quakes measured by seismometers in operation on the moon from 1969 and 1977.
Czech speleologists have come up with a way to explore flooded cave systems without strapping on scuba gear, wet suits, helmets and water-proof lamps: 3D mapping.
Amid a swirling economic crisis and protests over budget cuts for research in Argentina, one scientist has found a novel way to fundraise: winning money on a television game show.
While people and other vertebrates are color blind in dim light, some deep-sea fish may possess keen color vision to thrive in the near total darkness of their extreme environment thanks to a unique genetic adaptation, scientists said on Thursday.…
Billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos unveiled on Thursday a mockup of a lunar lander being built by his Blue Origin rocket company and touted his moon goals in a strategy aimed at capitalizing on the Trump administration's renewed push to establish a…
A fossil unearthed in northeastern China of a feathered dinosaur a bit bigger than a blue jay that possessed bat-like wings represents a remarkable but short-lived detour in the evolution of flight and the advent of birds, scientists said on Wednesda…
GV, Alphabet Inc's venture capital arm, led a $58.5 million investment to launch Verve Therapeutics, a new biotech focused on developing therapies that edit the human genome to treat heart diseases.
The detailed manual used by U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the moon in 1969 is going up for auction in July and could fetch up to $9 million, New York auctioneers Christie's said on Wednesday.
Nearly two weeks after a fiery explosion during a ground test of its new crew capsule, SpaceX confirmed on Thursday that the vehicle was destroyed, but neither the company nor NASA, its primary customer, have publicly acknowledged the nature of the m…
“It’s a challenge to describe that noise,” says Reuters senior photographer Mike Blake, after witnessing his first rocket launch.
A jawbone found in a cave on the Tibetan Plateau in China is providing surprising insights into Denisovans, the enigmatic extinct cousins to Neanderthals and our own species, including that they were pioneers at enduring high-altitude environments.…
Scientists in the United States say they have taken a step toward developing a possible diagnostic test for chronic fatigue syndrome, a condition characterized by exhaustion and other debilitating symptoms.
BERLIN Reuters) - Facing tough competition from China, the United States and even tiny Luxembourg, Germany is racing to draft new laws and attract private investment to secure a slice of an emerging space market that could be worth $1 trillion a year…
Huawei Technologies' founder and chief executive Ren Zhengfei said on Saturday the growth of the Chinese tech giant "may slow, but only slightly" due to recent U.S. restrictions.
(Corrects title in 17th paragraph of this May 17 story to say "Chief Financial Officer" Meng Wanzhou, not "Chief Executive Officer".)
German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Friday he expected the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will agree a minimum level of taxation for digital companies such as Amazon, Google and Facebook by mid-2020.
Lyft is sued by investors over its initial public offering - court filing
China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is asking its top Asian chipmakers to maintain deliveries after Washington decided to curb the telecom giant's access to American technology, the Nikkei reported https://asia.nikkei.com/Economy/Trade-war/Huawei-and-…
Overstock.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Patrick Byrne lashed out on Friday at investors who questioned his recent sale of shares, saying he had to supplement his $100,000 a year salary and vowing never to "give such an explanation again."
Pinterest Inc's shares slumped as much as 17% on Friday after the online scrapbook company's disappointing annual forecast shook investors' faith in its ability to turn in a profit soon.
Several of the world's largest banks are in the process of investing around $50 million to create a digital cash system using blockchain technology to settle financial transactions, according to people familiar with the plans.
A California man was sentenced to 20 months in prison on Friday after pleading guilty for threatening to kill the family of U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai over the regulator's successful effort to repeal net neutrality rules…
Chip experts are calling out Huawei for its claims that it could ensure a steady supply chain without U.S. help, saying the technology the Chinese telecoms network gear maker buys from American companies would be "hard to replace".
Facebook has set up a new financial technology company in Switzerland focusing on blockchain and payments as well as data analytics and investing, Geneva's commercial register shows.
A break-up of U.S. social media company Facebook would be a solution of last resort that would probably generate long judicial procedures, EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said on Friday.
Supercomputer manufacturer Cray Inc said on Friday it would be bought by Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co in a deal valued at about $1.30 billion, net of cash.
Automaker General Motors Co's truck brand GMC said on Friday its 2020 Sierra large pickup trucks will have an adaptive cruise control system, in a push to catch up with its rivals.
Amazon has taken a stake in British online food delivery company Deliveroo, leading a $575 million fundraising to pit itself against Uber Eats in the global race to dominate the market for takeaway meals.
South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday that it has not decided on additional investment in a second memory chip production line in the Chinese city of Xian, denying a report by China's official Xinhua news agency.
South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will spend more than $14 billion in the second phase of investment in its memory chip plant in Xian, China, China's official Xinhua news agency reported on Friday citing a Samsung executive.
Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign to the European Parliament, seven months after promising to do more.
Consumer bodies from Belgium, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain on Friday urged their national consumer protection agencies to act against Alibaba's online shopping portal for allegedly setting unfair terms for EU users.
Italy's competition watchdog said on Friday it had opened an investigation into alleged abuse of a dominant market position by Google in the smart device sector.
* EXO U provides update on secured credit facility of up to$4 million
* Fed seen on hold for near-term * Trump uncertainty creates safety bid for bonds * Jobs data improves, productivity worsens By Karen Brettell NEW YORK, Feb 2 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury prices gained onThursday a day after the Federa…
* Xerox and EFI partner to give customers best in classdigital front ends
* IBM and United Airlines collaborate on enterprise ios appsto transform travel experienceSource text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
* Smtc appoints ed smith as interim president and chiefexecutive officer
* Melia Hotels, four tour operators under investigation (Adds reaction from Melia Hotels)
Feb 2 (Reuters) - The New York Times Co reportedbetter-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped byhigher digital subscriptions.
* Cardiff signs letter of intent to acquire ride todayacceptance
* Amkor technology inc - terms of transaction were notdisclosed.
TORONTO, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Bank of Nova Scotia,Canada's third-biggest lender, said on Thursday that theintroduction of new digital technologies would enable the bankto lower its operating costs and increase profits.