Evolution of cyber hacking: Check Point explains how online threats have grown

As the internet becomes an ever more prevalent influence on 21st century life, so too do does the danger of cyber hacking. The technological sophistication of modern innovations The post Evolution of cyber hacking: Check Point explains how online threats have grown appeared first on Compelo – latest news, features and insight on influencers and innovators within business. Source: business enerygy

Going paperless cost savings to top £1bn for UK financial firms – but here’s the barriers

If financial firms in the UK and 80% of their customers were to go paperless, they could earn the industry cost savings of up £1.3bn annually – and The post Going paperless cost savings to top £1bn for UK financial firms – but here’s the barriers appeared first on Compelo – latest news, features and insight on influencers and innovators within business. Source: business enerygy

Five of the best assistive tech for people with disabilities – including ‘eye clicking’ and Google Glass for autism

While mainstream gadgets are focusing on everything from monitoring fitness to creating virtual worlds, some of the best innovations are offering assistive tech for people with disabilities. Major The post Five of the best assistive tech for people with disabilities – including ‘eye clicking’ and Google Glass for autism appeared first on Compelo – latest news, features and insight on influencers and innovators within business. Source: business enerygy

Microchip-management: Should companies be allowed to microchip employees?

It sounds like the plot of a sci-fi film – but Swedish company Biohax recently hit the headlines after it reportedly received interest from several British firms looking to The post Microchip-management: Should companies be allowed to microchip employees? appeared first on Compelo – latest news, features and insight on influencers and innovators within business. Source: business enerygy

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Ireland: Ranking the nation’s fastest-growing tech firms

Everything from e-commerce businesses to home security companies have featured in the 2018 iteration of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for Ireland. Now in its 19th year, the multinational The post Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Ireland: Ranking the nation’s fastest-growing tech firms appeared first on Compelo – latest news, features and insight on influencers and innovators within business. Source: business enerygy

The UK’s First Deep Geothermal Electricity Plant Starts Drilling in Cornwall

Geothermal Engineering Ltd. (GEL) announced that drilling for the UK’s first deep geothermal electricity plant at the United Downs Industrial Estate near St Day in Cornwall began last week. The aim of the initiative is to demonstrate the potential of the geothermal resource in the UK to produce electricity and renewable heat. The plant will have a capacity of up to 3 MW. Source: business energy

Monsoon Winds Help Indian Wind Farm Owners in 2018

Wind speeds in India during the 2018 monsoon season were significantly higher than normal, and up to 20 percent higher than long-term averages in some regions, according to wind performance maps Vaisala published today. These higher wind speeds will benefit wind farm production; this is welcome news for wind energy operators and investors, who have faced several years of lower-than-normal wind energy production during the monsoon period. Source: business energy

California ‘Smart Home Study’ Underway

The California Energy Commission (CEC) is funding a study that it hopes will result in lower utility bills for customers and more control over electricity load for utilities. The project will involve 100 homeowners in Southern California who will install various types of distributed energy resources (DER) such as thermostats, load control switches, batteries, water heaters and eventually electric vehicle chargers. Source: business energy