April 6, 2020

Category: Tech

Beware, Cybercriminals ‘Weaponizing’ Covid-19 to Attack Businesses

Media Release: THE coronavirus or COVID-19 pandemic has affected businesses around the world, putting particular pressure on organizations that rely on international trade. Cybercriminals around the world have not missed the trend and, as discovered by Kaspersky researchers, started actively using the topic in spreading malware such as backdoors and spyware in the past few […]

Epson Introduces Upcycling Machines with Eye on Clean Environment

Media Release: EPSON Philippines has linked up with various organizations to promote upcycling through eco-initiatives that aim to contribute to solving the country’s waste management problems. The leading tech company initiated this undertaking to strengthen its commitment to protecting the environment. Waste pollution is one of the biggest environmental problems in the Philippines. In Metro […]

IBM, NVIDIA Technology Helps Identify Compounds that could Guide Researchers to a Cure

Media Release: By DAVE TUREK, Vice President of Technical Computing, IBM Cognitive Systems TECHNOLOGY has been at the center of scientific advances for decades. Just 16 years ago, IBM’s Blue Gene supercomputer debuted as the first supercomputer to break the petascale barrier and went on to play a critical role in sequencing the human genome. […]

Alibaba Offers AI, Cloud Services to Battle Covid-19 Globally

Media Release: HANGZHOU, China —  Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, is offering medical personnel around the world advanced cloud-based technology applications in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The artificial intelligence (AI)-enhanced innovations are based on learnings and insights garnered during the initial outbreak of the virus. The series of cloud-native […]

Huawei Cloud Launches AI-Assisted Diagnosis for Covid-19

Media Release: In the face of the Covid-19 epidemic, the National Health Commission of China has included CT features of Covid-19 as the clinical diagnosis standard for Covid-19 in Hubei Province in its official diagnosis and treatment solution released on February 4, 2020. As one of the decision-making methods for Covid-19 diagnosis and treatment, CT […]

Papua New Guinea Eyes Cooperation with PCAARRD

Media Release: PAPUA New Guinea (PNG) officials, headed by its Minister of Parliament (MP), Honorable Ross Seymour, recently visited the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD). During the visit PNG explored possible initiatives with the Council on agriculture, aquatic, and natural resources […]

PHL Graphic Industry Stalwarts Admire Fuji Xerox Digital Machines

Updated: March 12, 12:39 p.m. Correction in the title, replaced “new” with “digital”, including in text body. By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — STALWARTS of the Philippines graphic industry have welcomed the digital printing machines that Fuji Xerox introduced in the country. Fuji […]

Epson and Fuji Xerox Boost Plan-Printing Solutions

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — Perhaps, unknown to many people, the Australia offices of Epson and Fuji Xerox have struck a partnership to boost the printing industry. The companies’ tie-up was designed to boost plan-printing solutions to both CAD and print-for-pay market segments. Epson […]

PHL World’s 4th Most Number of Online Threats — Kaspersky

​Media Release: FROM its 11th ranking last 2018, the Philippines climbed to fourth place in Kaspersky’s worldwide ranking of countries with the highest web threat detections from January to December 2019. Data from the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) for the past year showed the cybersecurity company’s technologies monitored and prevented nearly 28 million internet-borne attacks […]

Php52-M Project SPARTA Targets 30K Data Scientists under DOST-DAP Wing

Updated to include new more information, February 26, 8:55 p.m. By EDD K. USMAN Instagram: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital and Current Affairs (SDN) — DEMAND for workers with competency to work on managing, analyzing and safely storing ever-larger sets of data keeps on growing, says Dataconomy.com. The demand, apparently, is global […]