Technology

Secure-D sweeping international cybersecurity awards

Upstream’s antifraud platform walks away with double accolades at the AfricaCom Awards and UK Business Tech Awards

London and Cape Town, November 18, 2019 – Leading mobile technology company Upstream announces that its mobile anti-fraud platform, Secure-D, protecting mobile users and safeguarding mobile operators’ revenues walked away with two top industry awards across the globe.

Secure-D was awarded Security Product of the Year at AfricaCom, and also Best Application of Tech Security at the UK Business Tech Awards at ceremonies in Cape Town and London on November 13th.

Race to lock down cybersecurity vendors intensifies as more technologies at risk, says Hampleton Partners’ M&A report

IoT network expansion grows potential entry points for cyber-attackers

London, 14 November 2019 - The cybersecurity sector’s largest ever deal, Broadcom’s landmark acquisition of Symantec for $10.7 billion, set the tone for an uptick in transaction volume and continuously strong valuations, according to Hampleton Partners’ latest analysis of global cybersecurity mergers & acquisitions activity.

Hampleton’s Cybersecurity M&A report highlights the popularity of cybersecurity vendors as all industries seek protection from cyber-attacks.

Airts Ranked Fastest Growing Tech Company in Scotland in 2019 Deloitte Technology Fast 50

Edinburgh, UK, 13 November 2019 – Airts, a software company using AI technology to power professional services planning, ranked number 19 overall and first in Scotland in the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50, a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in the UK. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over the last four years. Airts grew 1,558% during this period.

Mobile applications: What is the age of mobile-ready to surprise us with?

A recent survey by SurveyMonkey pointed to a long-noticeable jump in the popularity of mobile applications in comparison with familiar websites. Stunning 962.5% - this is the result of the transformation of 8 billion invested in the industry into 77 billion. With a high probability, by the end of 2020, this figure will exceed 100+ billion. Already, iTunes and the Google Play Store are offering us to install 4.3 million applications, and this is not the limit - the number of mobile clients continues to grow exponentially.

Logi Analytics Ranks #1 for Embedded Business Intelligence in The BI Survey 19

Logi Analytics achieved 29 leading positions, including top vendor for Embedded Business Intelligence

London, UK – 11 November 2019, Logi Analytics achieved outstanding results in The BI Survey 19 from the Business Application Research Center (BARC). Logi achieved five top-ranking and 29 leading positions in its peer groups, including the highest vendor rating for embedded BI.

HubbleHQ Ranked Number 26 Fastest Growing Technology Company in the UK in the 2019 Deloitte Technology Fast 50

HubbleHQ, the UK’s number one website for office search, attributes its 1,159% revenue growth to cutting edge technology platform

London, UK, 8th November 2019: HubbleHQ today announced that it ranked number 26 in the 2019 Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50, a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in the UK. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over the last four years. HubbleHQ grew 1,159 per cent during this period.

HubbleHQ’s CEO and Co-founder, Tushar Agarwal, credits the company’s smart matching algorithms, extensive market dataset and property expertise for the company’s 1,159 per cent revenue growth over the past four years.

451 Research Market Insights report dives deep to understand how ShieldIO is addressing ‘encryption-in-use’

ShieldIO offers encryption-in-use, minus the challenges of homomorphic encryption

ShieldIO, Inc., the leading provider of Real-Time Homomorphic Encryption™ for today’s data-centric applications, is excited to be the subject of a new Market Insight report by information technology research and advisory company 451 Research. It recognises ShieldIO as one of a handful of companies challenging the data encryption problem facing many organisations.

10ZiG Launches New 7700q All-In-One Series Thin & Zero Client at VMworld Europe and Also Announces Liquidware UX Integration

The 7700q Thin & Zero Client Series is set to make its way into the 10ZiG cutting-edge product lineup with the power, speed, performance, and convenience of a client device and monitor rolled up “All- in-One”

Trick or treating Android Emoji keyboard app makes millions of unauthorized purchases Real Wire Thu, 10/31/2019 - 06:06

London, October 31, 2019 – A popular Android keyboard app, ai.type, downloaded more than 40 million times and included in the Google Play app store, has been caught making millions of unauthorized purchases of premium digital content, researchers at mobile technology company Upstream report. The app has been delivering millions of invisible ads and fake clicks, while delivering genuine user data about real views, clicks and purchases to ad networks. ai.type carries out some of its activity hiding under other identities[1], including disguising itself to spoof popular apps such as Soundcloud. The app’s tricks have also included a spike in suspicious activity once removed from the Google Play store.