How Marqeta Uses Cards To Power Disruption In Lending

September, 2017
Source: PYMNTS

How Marqeta Uses Cards To Power Disruption In Lending

Neither a borrower nor a lender be, the saying goes. Although in a perfect world that might be the way to live life, we live in a world far from that. Instead, we have many would-be borrowers and like-to-be lenders hamstrung to deliver the services that put money into the hands of borrowers, build loyalty […]

Privacy & Security Hacking still healthcare’s top threat, but insider threats often go unnoticed

September, 2017
Source: Healthcare IT News

Privacy & Security Hacking still healthcare’s top threat, but insider threats often go unnoticed

Healthcare is still struggling with two major threats: hacking and insider threats, according to the August Protenus Breach Barometer released on Wednesday. Protenus analyzed data compiled from the U.S. Department Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights breach reporting tool and research from DataBreaches.net.

Brink’s Partners with Bento for Business to Transform Employee Spending and Expense Management

September, 2017
Source: Globe Newswire

Brink’s Partners with Bento for Business to Transform Employee Spending and Expense Management

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2017 — Brink’s (NYSE:BCO) and Bento for Business, the award winning provider of expense management solutions, today introduced the Brink’s Travel & Expense Debit Card. The Brink’s T+E debit card, powered by Bento, enables companies to quickly and easily set specific spending parameters for each employee and tie expenses into a […]

Without Transformational Investments in Data Security, Healthcare Will Continue to be Vulnerable

August, 2017
Source: Healthcare Informatics

Without Transformational Investments in Data Security, Healthcare Will Continue to be Vulnerable

In the past two years as I have reported on healthcare data breaches and cybersecurity issues, the overarching message that I’ve repeatedly heard from data security experts is that the threats against healthcare information systems and patient data will get worse before they get better. That sentiment was echoed again in Protenus’ Breach Barometer Mid-Year […]

Visa makes strategic investment in card processing startup Marqeta

July, 2017
Source: TechCrunch

Visa makes strategic investment in card processing startup Marqeta

Since 2010, Marqeta has quietly established itself as the underlying tech provider for businesses that are looking to issue virtual and physical debit and credit cards to employees, partners and customers alike. As it looks to expand internationally and sign up customers around the globe, the company has taken $25 million in strategic investment led by payments […]

Health internet of things startup gets $8 million

July, 2017
Source: Crain's Chicago Business

Health internet of things startup gets $8 million

Gary Conkright was working on the internet of things before it had such a catchy name. He’s on his second IoT startup, PhysIQ, which he started 12 years ago. The Chicago health-technology company, which has offices in the Loop and Naperville, just raised another $8 million. Its software helps health care providers automatically monitor the […]

Terps on cutting edge of sports performance

July, 2017
Source: ABC

Terps on cutting edge of sports performance

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – It’s technology that has the Maryland Terrapins on the cutting edge of sports performance.  It’s a relatively new markerless movement assessment platform from sports tech company PhysiMax.

Migraine electro-ceutical co Theranica raises $6m

July, 2017
Source: Globes

Migraine electro-ceutical co Theranica raises $6m

The Israeli bioelectronics company deploys advanced electronics and wireless communication technologies to treat migraines. Israeli medical device company Theranica Bio-electronics has closed a Series A financing round of $6 million led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and with the participation of LionBird and Corundum Open Innovation.

LawGeex Named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner

May, 2017
Source: LawGeex

LawGeex Named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner

LawGeex, the leading A.I. contract review platform for businesses, has been selected by Gartner, Inc. as a Cool Vendor in the inaugural Cool Vendors in AI for Legal Affairs, 2017 report.