The top 5 tech news stories and breakthroughs of the month.
Google X has added “Chronicle” to their umbrella of companies. Chronicle will have a strict focus on cybersecurity, boasting a faster detection of threats than existing systems. This huge investment by Google X is reflective of a growing need for enterprises to ramp up cybersecurity efforts worldwide.
At Enola Labs, we pride ourselves on always having a finger on the pulse of cloud computing trends. We put together our top insights for trends to expect in 2018 based on the advances in cloud computing we saw in the past year. Businesses can stay ahead of the curve by using these trends to make smart investments in the cloud this year.
There are several reasons someone may lose their ability to speak. Technology has developed to give some people back a more human voice through vocal donation. Donors can record themselves reading 3,487 sentences. This data is then used to create human voice (as opposed to the more rigid machine- like recording currently in use) through an installed plug-in for whatever speech device the owner already utilizes.
The wait is over, almost. Amazon released their top 20 finalists for where their second headquarters (HQ2) will be located. There were some surprises and some snubs for the final list, and many cities on the list are vying for their chance to win the HQ2 spot. Our home city, Austin, TX, made the list!
Three of the most influential companies in the world have officially announced they are teaming up to form an independent health care company. This company will have a strong focus on health tech that can directly help to lower the cost of health care while improving quality of care.