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Election 2016: 5 Cybersecurity Predictions

Election 2016: 5 Cybersecurity Predictions

The 2016 presidential campaign is well under way with 22 candidates laying out their policies and making their cases for why they should be commander-in-chief. While jobs and the economy have dominated the campaign, this election cycle could see cybersecurity play its largest role yet – since presidential hopefuls are being asked how their administrations […]

Integrated Ag targets $250m for distressed farmland – exclusive

Integrated Ag targets $250m for distressed farmland – exclusive

Integrated Ag will invest in distressed and underutilised farm properties and underlying farm businesses in states like Arizona and Nevada. The post Integrated Ag targets $250m for distressed farmland – exclusive appeared first on Agri Investor. Source: Agri Investor

MIT Has Plans for a Real ARC Fusion Reactor

MIT Has Plans for a Real ARC Fusion Reactor

Image: Marvel The Marvel movie version of Tony Stark graduated from MIT in the early 1990s. He built an ARC reactor at Stark Industries later on, but apparently, some of the initial research he did as an undergrad stuck around in some notebooks somewhere on a dusty shelf at MIT. It took them only a few decades, but a team of […]

Asian Investors Go Big on New Zealand’s Dairy

Asian Investors Go Big on New Zealand’s Dairy

Agribusiness attracted approximately 11 percent of the total investment, the majority in dairy and milk processing. The post Asian investors go big on New Zealand’s dairy appeared first on Agri Investor. Source: Agri Investor

Investors Driving Up Deal Flow In Nutrition and Health and Wellness

Investors Driving Up Deal Flow In Nutrition and Health and Wellness

More players in the pool is driving the completion rate, valuations and more companies into the market, according to the Nutrition Capital Network. The post Investors driving up deal flow in nutrition and health & wellness appeared first on Agri Investor. Source: Agri Investor

Insider Trading Hacking Ring Exposes Security Shortcomings

Insider Trading Hacking Ring Exposes Security Shortcomings

Recently, an international hacking ring was discovered to have stolen more than $100 million. The sophisticated plan demonstrated ingenuity on the part of the attackers. They exploited a core vulnerability of the financial system in one of the digital age’s insider trading schemes, according to one news report.[i] This is the first U.S. prosecuted criminal […]

The Ugly Truth About BYOD

The Ugly Truth About BYOD

When the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend first took off it was hailed as a fantastic opportunity for the enterprise to save money and increase productivity, without negatively impacting morale. What business could resist such a proposition? Unfortunately, in practice the BYOD trend has fallen short of expectations in some areas and caused unforeseen […]

Apparent ‘pay to cite’ offer sparks Internet outrage

Apparent ‘pay to cite’ offer sparks Internet outrage

Scientists are erupting in outrage on this otherwise sleepy August day. The cause? Cyagen, a purveyor of transgenic research mice, is seemingly offering its scientist customers cash if they cite one of their products in a published paper. But a company spokesman says it’s all a misunderstanding. The saga began late this past June, according […]

‘Milestone ages’ may trigger new perspectives on life

‘Milestone ages’ may trigger new perspectives on life

Think having a midlife crisis is bad? New research says that you might go through one every 10 years—at least, if you consider a “crisis” to be a time of self-reflection. Psychologists writing this month in PLOS ONE have found that—among women—life satisfaction is more closely linked to objective measures of health at the “milestone […]

Top stories: A new planet for the early solar system, the ecological impact of meat-eaters, and sounds that may have universal meaning

Top stories: A new planet for the early solar system, the ecological impact of meat-eaters, and sounds that may have universal meaning

Our early solar system may have been home to a fifth giant planet A cluster of icy bodies near Pluto suggests that our solar system may have housed a fifth giant planet. The mystery planet may have “bumped” into Neptune 4 billion years ago, causing the icy giant to jump into its current orbit and […]

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