Recent Blog Posts

A listing of all posts published on the Walker TechArts blog with the most recent item first.

#China Is Closing The Gap With The #U.S. In #R&D #Expenditure [Infographic]

#China Is Closing The Gap With The #U.S. In #R&D #Expenditure [Infographic]

Source: China Is Closing The Gap With The U.S. In R&D Expenditure [Infographic]. Even though the U.S. has remained the undisputed leader in R&D funding for years, China is making rapid progress and closing the gap. For years, the United States has remained the undisputed leader in funding for scientific research and development with investment growing […]

7 Reasons Why Your #Smartphone Has Slow #Internet #Speeds

7 Reasons Why Your #Smartphone Has Slow #Internet #Speeds

Source: 7 Reasons Why Your Smartphone Has Slow Internet Speeds. Smartphones are the number one way to get online, for email, browsing, and shopping. But why is your phone’s internet so slow? Smartphones are now the main way most of us connect to the internet. And it means getting the fastest possible internet speeds on our […]

Explainable #AI: The Rising Role Of #Knowledge #Scientists

Source: Council Post: Explainable AI: The Rising Role Of Knowledge Scientists. Most ML algorithms work well with either text or structured data; semantic data models can close this gap. Artificial intelligence is expected to create trillions of dollars of value across the economy. But as the technology becomes a part of our daily lives, many people […]

#Ransomware in #2020 – Where are We Headed?

Source: Ransomware in 2020 – Where are We Headed? – TechNative. Ransomware has demonstrated its resiliency since first garnering notoriety in 2016 with several campaigns directed against targets in the healthcare sector Since that time, ransomware has attacked large and small organizations, as well as individuals, across every sector.  The malware’s versatility continues to make it a useful tool […]

#Mobile #Health (#MHealth) Technologies Market – Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021

Source: Mobile Health (MHealth) Technologies Market – Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021 – Dagoretti News. The global mHealth market should reach $46.2 billion by 2021 from $13.2 billion in 2016 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 28.6%, from 2016 to 2021.  Report Scope: This new report on mobile health […]

The Most Effective Off Page #SEO #Techniques to Improve Your #Google #Rankings [Infographic]

The Most Effective Off Page #SEO #Techniques to Improve Your #Google #Rankings [Infographic]

Source: The Most Effective Off Page SEO Techniques to Improve Your Google Rankings [Infographic] | Social Media Today. Improve your search rankings in 2020 with these link-building tips and tactics. Are you looking for ways to improve the ranking search rankings of your website pages and posts? Want to optimize your off-page presence using the most […]

12 Unnecessary #Windows #Programs and #Apps You Should #Uninstall

12 Unnecessary #Windows #Programs and #Apps You Should #Uninstall

Source: 12 Unnecessary Windows Programs and Apps You Should Uninstall. Wondering which Windows 10 apps to uninstall? Here are several unnecessary Windows 10 apps and programs you should remove. Out of all the software on your computer, how many programs do you actually use regularly? Most people keep a fair amount of unnecessary software installed on […]

HSBC’s plan to move $20B in assets to #blockchain could be a watershed moment

HSBC’s plan to move $20B in assets to #blockchain could be a watershed moment

Source: HSBC’s plan to move $20B in assets to blockchain could be a watershed moment | Computerworld. The investment bank’s trust of blockchain is likely to spur confidence in the nascent technology. Investment bank HSBC Holdings is using a blockchain distributed ledger technology (DLT) to digitize transaction records of private investments, enabling clients globally to access […]

Local #Governments Suffered Nearly a Thousand #Ransomware Attacks, Report Finds

Local #Governments Suffered Nearly a Thousand #Ransomware Attacks, Report Finds

Source: News – Local Governments Suffered Nearly a Thousand Ransomware Attacks, Report Finds | Heartland Institute. At least 948 government entities in the United States were attacked by ransomware hackers extorting money in 2019, a new report states. The total cost of the attacks could exceed $7.5 billion, states the report from Emsisoft, a cybersecurity firm. […]

How can we leverage #technology for better #suicide #prevention?

Source: How can we leverage technology for better suicide prevention? | American Medical Association. Technology is a critical tool that needs to be further developed to help save lives. Learn more from the AMA about how that could help. Technology hasn’t yet played the role many expected it would in helping to prevent suicides. But leveraging digital health and machine learning in three […]