Tag: Digital

Rik Willard, Noted Advocate of Internet Privacy, Security and Digital Ethics, Joins Bubblr Advisory Board


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Toronto, Canada, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire — Bubblr Inc., (OTC PINK: BBLR), (“Bubblr” or the “Company”), an ethical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of mobile-first technologies, today announced that it has appointed Rik Willard to the Bubblr Advisory Board, effective immediately.

Steven Saunders, Chief Executive Officer of Bubblr, commented, “We’re excited to welcome Rik Willard to Bubblr’s Advisory Board, joining the other prestigious members as we work together to accomplish Bubblr’s mission to advance privacy, trust and sustainability

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Palm Beach County coalition shows a way to improve digital access

In South Florida, a coalition of community, heath and technology groups have developed an innovative project, in an attempt to bring digital access to all in the area. 

During Palm Beach County’s stay-at-home orders at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the community realized just how many residents lacked fundamental digital access. In April of 2020, the Economic Council of Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach County school district led initial discussions on the issue.

The county commission developed workgroups to advise the county government on navigating the pandemic, and the initial focus was to ensure that all students

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Will do whatever it takes to strengthen digital infra: HDFC Bank

Mumbai: Private lender HDFC Bank will do whatever it takes to ramp up its digital banking infrastructure, chief information officer Ramesh Lakshminarayanan said on Thursday.

India’s largest private bank has been plagued with digital disruptions owing to a variety of reasons and said it is making investments in newer technologies to scale up.

“We are very focussed on making these investments. Whatever it takes, we are very focussed to make these as these are the right set of technology investments. Going into cloud-native stacks, building new tech talent, building the infrastructure skillset, the design aspects, all are very important,” said

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The Trade Desk Launches in India to Unleash the Full Potential of the Open Internet for Digital Marketers

NEW DELHI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Global advertising technology leader, The Trade Desk (NASDAQ: TTD), today announced that it has launched operations in India, as well as the appointment of Tejinder Gill as the company’s India General Manager. Tejinder will lead the company’s business and growth strategy in India, helping Indian brands and publishers unleash the full potential of the open internet where Indian consumers are increasingly spending their time.

Rapid digitization of the media industry has provided a paradigm shift in the way Indians consume content online. In particular, content consumption on the open internet has exploded in the last 18

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WSJ leaks Apple’s digital healthcare plan

Apple has indeed been thinking about introducing its own healthcare service backed up by real doctors, the Wall Street Journal confirmed, though plans appear to have stalled.

An Apple a day keeps the doctor in pay

Apple’s interest in the sector goes back years. “Health is a huge issue around the world and we think it’s ripe for simplicity and a new view,” Apple CEO Tim Cook told a May 2016 conference.

Speaking in 2013, Ovum’s then-lead Healthcare & Life Sciences analyst Charlotte Davies told me: “More and more care will be delivered outside hospitals and clinics… mobile devices 

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Poor internet connectivity widens digital divide between urban & rural students during lockdown

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15 Jun 2021 | 12:05 AM

Bhopal, June 14 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan expressed satisfaction on Monday over the fact that the state has the ‘millennium scourge’ almost under complete control with active cooperation of the masses.
“Now we have to pool efforts for ensuring that a third wave does not buffet us,” the senior politician averred during a Cabinet meeting in Sehore District’s Ichhawar.

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14 Jun 2021 | 11:28 PM

Jamui, MP, June 14 (UNI) Even as mankind continues its epic war against the ‘millennium scourge’, here is an inspiring story

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