Mobile Gaming: Build a Security Token Service with Object Storage Service

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Photomyne raises $5 million for its A.I.-powered photo scanning app

Tel Aviv-based Photomyne, an A.I.-powered app that helps you bring your old photo prints online, has been benefitting from the subscription app boom to the tune of $5 million in Series A funding. Today, the app is used by a million people every month, and 250,000 people pay the $20 annual …

What 2018’s data breaches can teach us about internet security

It’s a challenging time to work in the field of IT security. Over the past decade, new threats have emerged as cybercrime escalates in both frequency and sophistication. It seems we can’t go a month without another major brand making the headlines for a data breach. As the threat of …

Helping businesses make the right choices for international expansion

With more than 30 years of international experience, Louise Kern, managing director of GloBIS, helps businesses make the right choice in international expansion. In the following interview, Kern shares tips on how to avoid getting burned on a business deal, how to recognize a legitimate business opportunity when it lands …

Blok.Party raises $10M, will adapt Settlers of Catan to its blockchain game console

Blok.Party, the company that built the upcoming PlayTable game console, announced today it raised $10 million in new funding. It’s also unveiling a big content partnership, where Blok.Party will create its own version of the popular board game Settlers of Catan. I first wrote about Blok.Party and PlayTable earlier this …

New Deloitte London office: a world-leading building for sustainability and wellbeing

Deloitte’s new UK and North West Europe headquarters at 1 New Street Square, EC4, is claimed to be the largest office in the world to achieve leading certifications for being both an exemplar green building and one designed to enhance the wellbeing of its people. The new 270,000 sq ft …

Paradox’s new CEO Ebba Ljungerud on fans, growing, and karaoke

FEATURE: Paradox Interactive‘s new CEO, Ebba Ljungerud, sits in a small conference room just above the chaos of the publisher’s second public convention. Below, around 1,000 fans — including World War II soldiers and medieval nobles — wander between booths, panels, and musical performances. Climbing the stairs, I spot a …

Spaces partners with Sega Joyopolis to open new VR attraction in Japan

Spaces has partnered with Sega’s Joyopolis location-based entertainment division to open a new VR attraction near the Shibuya train station in Tokyo, which is one of the busiest transit stations in the world. It opens on October 25. In August, Spaces opened its first virtual reality entertainment center in Orange County, California, …

Content subscription: How to use your freelance written content for subscription-based sales

  Are you a freelance writer looking to increase your income? If so, then this is the article for you. Today, I’ll share with you what I consider to be an innovative business model for using your previously written content to create a monthly membership platform re-selling your goods to clients. …

CIPD warns stress related absence is a growing problem for UK workplaces

Heavy workloads and poor management styles are behind the increase of nearly two-fifths (37 percent) in stress-related absences over the past year, according to a new report from the CIPD and Simplyhealth. Respondents say having heavy workloads (62 percent), which can be attributed to poor management, is the top cause …

How to Apply Business Writing Correctly to Promote Your Business

A business is only as good as its reputation. This means that customer service must be impeccable, the frontline staff must be helpful, and managers must have control of their ambits of responsibility. Another factor that few consider is the fact that the correspondence a business sends out also reflects …

This 105-Year-Old Martini Lover Has Been Retired for Almost 40 Years. Here Are Her Smartest Money Moves

Patricia Lyons Harrington recalls applying for a credit card in the 1950s, when she was a single, middle-aged school teacher in Boston. The company turned her down, since gender discrimination was as common in credit transactions as in other aspects of society. More than a decade later, the tide began …