Smart Speaker Breaks Up Domestic Violence Before It Got Worse: Here’s What Happened

The always-listening feature of smart speakers may be considered by some as an invasion of privacy, but in an incident involving such a device in New Mexico, it helped break up a domestic violence case before it took a turn for the worse. The smart home device, earlier reported as the Google Home but later updated as […]

UK Tech Startup Improbable Breaks $1 Billion Valuation With SoftBank Deal

Improbable, a British tech simulation company dreamt up at Cambridge University, has raised $502 million (roughly Rs. 3,218 crores) in a funding round led by Japan’s SoftBank, valuing it at over $1 billion and propelling it into the top ranks of the European industry. Britain has a thriving tech start-up scene but few companies secure […]

Managed Systems Breaks the Cycle with Electronics Recycling Initiative

NEW YORK — (June 30, 2008) — According to the EPA, American consumers and businesses disposed of 2.63 million tons of electronic waste in 2005 and only 12.5 percent of that was recycled, leaving 87.5 percent to become landfill waste or incinerator ash. With that disturbing statistic in mind, Managed Systems, delivering proven technology solutions […]