Taxi and private car hire service Uber has launched a grocery delivery service in the US.

The Corner Store facility is available as an option via its main smartphone app and covers more than 100 items.

  • Device communication regulation is becoming more of a concern for governments as RFID and NFC technology advances.Personal Tech,Automatic identification and data capture,Electronic engineering,Europe,european union,Internet of Things,Near field communication,privacy,Radio-frequency identification,RFID technology,smart objects,supply chain,Touchatag,wireless,Juliana Kenny
  • The modified One M8 is being sold at roughly half the price of the same handset running Google's Android.

  • Research firm Gartner reports that the hype for the internet of things has surpassed the hype for big data.Enterprise Tech,big data,Emerging Technologies,Gartner,Google,HYPE CYCLE TECHNOLOGIES,Internet of Things,iot,LG,Qualcomm,Samsung,Juliana Kenny
The logo of IBM is seen at their booth prior to the opening of the CeBIT IT fair on March 5, 2012 in Hanover, central Germany.

The company has developed a processor that mimicks the way the brain works and recognizes information.

Ghana

The company has installed its next solar-powered internet school in the country.

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

Dmitry Medvedev's Twitter feed featured posts stating he had resigned and was ashamed of the government.

A major US hospital group said it was the victim of a cyber-attack resulting in the theft of 4.5 million people's personal data.

The attack, which Community Health Systems believed originated in China, happened in April and June this year.