Life Science Big News Roundup: Biocure Signs a Collaboration Agreement with Y Biologics; PreveCeutical Provides Update on the Dual Gene Therapy Program; Lexaria Partners with Altria to Fund Research and Development of DehydraTECH(tm) Technology

In case you missed it, here is this week’s life science big news roundup: Biotech: Lexaria Bioscience Announces Partnership with Altria to Fund Research and Development of DehydraTECH(tm) Technology for Oral Nicotine Biocure Signs a Collaboration Agreement with Y Biologics PreveCeutical Provides Update on the Dual Gene Therapy Program To see our previous Life Science Investing Big […]

Will Technology Save Baby Boomers?

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Diamond Outlook 2019: Technology Driving Sector Change

The diamond sector has experienced a number of major developments over the last 12 months. From record-setting discoveries, to the emergence of digital platforms and the unveiling of the world’s first lab-grown fashion jewelry line, 2018 was eventful for the gem sector. In 2017, global diamond production grew by 19 percent year-over-year, reaching a four-year […]

Globalive Technology Announces the Departure of Chief Strategy Officer

Globalive Technology (TSXV:LIVE) announced that Eric So, chief strategy officer of the company will depart to pursue other opportunities. The technology and software commercialization firm said that it will continue to execute on its previously announced initiatives. As quoted in the text release: “We are grateful for the contributions Eric has made during his time […]

Next-gen Growing: Advancing Commercial Cannabis Cultivation Technology

We’ve entered into a period of unprecedented innovation in cannabis solutions and commercial cannabis cultivation technology. When we consider that most advancements in cannabis cultivation technology over the past century were carried out by people working in a black market and under the limitations of very limited resources, they’re actually pretty remarkable. It’s a new […]

XRF Analyzers: Cost-cutting Precious Metals Exploration Technology

XRF analyzers are proving a valuable tool for resource exploration companies. In challenging, fast-changing markets, exploration companies are looking for ways to cut costs and make quick decisions. Recent developments in portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) technology (including sensitivity, analysis speed and increased instrument durability) have revolutionized the way exploration companies conduct their field programs. Saving […]

State Farm is Now Testing Blockchain Technology for Auto Insurance Claims

US automotive and life insurance group State Farm is now testing blockchain technology to potentially speed up auto claims. The company announced the new pilot for its blockchain-based subrogation platform on its website yesterday. State Farm Testing Blockchain Technology According to the company’s website, the company processes just over 38,000 claims per day and has 519,000 accounts […]

Ultra Power Systems Pty Ltd Signs Exclusive Patent Option Agreement to Purchase a License for the VanadiumCorp-Electrochem Processing Technology for Australia

VanadiumCorp Resource Inc (TSX:VRB) (the “Company”) and Electrochem Technologies & Materials Inc. (“Electrochem”) have signed a Patent Option Agreement (“POA”) for Ultra Power Systems Pty Ltd (“Ultra”) to purchase an exclusive license.  Ultra plans to utilize the Australian license of VanadiumCorp-Electrochem Processing Technology (“VEPT”) to expedite construction of the world’s first dedicated vanadium processing facility.  Ultra’s […]

CVS Health, Aetna, UnitedHealth Group, and Humana Trial Blockchain Technology for Healthcare

The US Healthcare system may finally be taking steps in the right direction. Aetna recently announced that it has joined a newly formed blockchain alliance, along with Ascension. Five other healthcare giants in the US are already piloting blockchain technology. Blockchain Technology for Healthcare Humana, Multiplan, UnitedHealth Group’s Optum, Quest Diagnostics, and UnitedHealthcare are all […]

Voting on the Blockchain: South Korea Tests New Technology

South Korea has just become the first East Asian country to legalize medical marijuana. But it may be the second to put voting on the blockchain. Japan is already trialing the technology to allow citizens to cast votes on “social contribution projects.” South Korea has been an advocate of blockchain technology though it has a […]

Life Science Big News Roundup: Relay Medical Commences User Studies on Pharmatrac Medication Management Technology; PreveCeutical Confirms Encouraging Results from Sol-gel Applicator Trials

In case you missed it, here is this week’s life science big news roundup: Medical Device: Relay Medical Commences User Studies on Pharmatrac Medication Management Technology Pharma: PreveCeutical Confirms Encouraging Results from Sol-gel Applicator Trials for Achieving Direct Nose-to-Brain Delivery in an Adult Human Nasal Cast To see our previous Life Science Investing Big News Roundups, please […]

NetCents Technology Expands Global Reach for Merchant Acquisition

NetCents Technology (CSE:NC) announced that it will be expanding its merchant reach to over 60 countries while supporting merchant payouts in over 30 fiat countries. The company said that once implemented it will be able to provide cryptocurrency payment solutions to merchants in all supported countries with settlement in their respective local fiat current. As […]

HashChain Technology Announces Asset Purchase Agreement with 1042 Ventures, LLC

HashChain Technology Inc. (TSXV:KASH, OTCQB:HSSHF) (“HashChain” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Global Crypto Public Accounting Ltd. (“Global”) has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement with 1042 Ventures, LLC (the “Buyer”). This transaction supersedes the proposed transactions previously announced on February 15, 2018 and September 20, 2018. The terms […]

Relay Medical Introduces the Pharmatrac Technology and Reports on Development

Relay Medical Corp. (CSE: RELA) (OTCQB: RYMDF) (FSE: EIY2) (“Relay” or the “Company”), an engine of MedTech innovation, is pleased to introduce the Company’s Pharmatrac Technology and report on related development activities. The Pharmatrac is a UX-centric (user experience) system designed to improve management and identification of medications. The Pharmatrac technology was acquired as part […]

Go Cobalt: Developing Energy Metal Projects for the Clean Technology Market

Go Cobalt Mining Corp. (CSE:GOCO) has launched its campaign on the Investing News Network’s Resource channel. Go Cobalt is an exploration company currently developing their copper-cobalt Monster project in the Yukon’s Dawson Mining district. The property hosts iron oxide copper-gold (IOCG) occurrences, which are associated with large cobalt deposits found in Australia and Chile.The property also features an […]

NeuroMetrix Announces Issuance of New U.S. Patent for Quell Wearable Technology

NeuroMetrix, Inc. (Nasdaq:NURO) announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 10,112,040 titled “Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation using novel unbalanced biphasic waveform and novel electrode arrangement.” “We are pleased to have received this latest patent, which further expands the Quell® intellectual property portfolio and creates an important and sustainable competitive advantage. […]

BLOK Technologies Provides Update on Greenstream Networks’ Cannabis Industry Technology

BLOK Technologies Inc. (CSE:BLK) (FRANKFURT:2AD) (“BLOK Tech” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the development progress of its 100% wholly-owned subsidiary Greenstream Networks Inc. (“Greenstream”).  As the Canadian Government’s Cannabis Act bringing about the legalization of Cannabis comes into effect today, October 17, 2018, Greenstream is poised to provide a comprehensive […]

FinCanna Investee ezGreen Compliance Launches Taxation Reporting Technology

FinCanna Capital Corp (CSE:CALI) (“FinCanna”) a royalty company for the U.S. licensed medical cannabis industry, announces that its investee company ezGreen Compliance (“ezGreen”) which provides a state-of-the-art enterprise compliance and point-of-sale (POS) software solution for licensed medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivators, has expanded its proprietary Business Intelligence Dashboard (BID) with the addition of a new […]

Are Technology and FANG Stocks Bottoming?

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DIAGNOS to Provide Retinal Image Analysis using its AI Technology to 20/20NOW

Diagnos (TSXV:ADK) announced a three year agreement to provide CARA (Computer Assisted Retina Analysis) to 20/20Now, a leading Ocular Telehealth provider in the United States. Diagnos, a leader in early detection of health issues through the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) said that 20/20NOW will use CARA to upload their retinal images and retrieve the […]

Linux Foundation Launches Training Course for Hyperledger Fabric Blockchain Technology

The Linux Foundation is a non-profit organization which, according to its website, “supports the creation of sustainable open source ecosystems by providing financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training.”  The organization aims to provide an array of blockchain courses, catering to a job demand. Blockchain Courses The Linux Foundation offers blockchain focused education services including […]

Is TransferGo Using Ripple Technology? You Bet!

More and more people, companies, and firms are starting to explore Ripple technology. DCEX uses Ripple tech, and now payments provider TransferGo has started too. Well, that’s according to a September 5th press release documenting the TransferGo Ripple technology integration, that is. TransferGo Ripple Technology Integration: A Smart Move? On Wednesday, TransferGo announced that it […]

Is Tourism the Next Sector to Benefit from Blockchain Technology?

Each day, more and more blockchain technology-based solutions are being developed across various major industries and applications globally. It’s also evident how the blockchain revolution has brought about great success, especially in the financial sphere. In fact, as time goes by, we expect to see more industries adopting this technology. The nascent rise of blockchain […]

Emerald Health Enters Partnership with Factors R&D Technology

Emerald Health Therapeutics (TSXV:EMH) announced a term sheet with Factors R&D Technology (FTI), a division of Factors Group of Nutritional Companies. As quoted in the press release: In this exclusive arrangement, FTI will provide to Emerald pharmaceutical-grade, industrial-scale manufacturing capacity as well as expertise in GMP-level extraction, softgel production, and packaging focused on the rapidly emerging market […]

Can Blockchain Technology Disrupt the Cannabis Black Market?

Come mid-October 2018, both medical and recreational cannabis will be legal across Canada. When first introduced, the Trudeau Government made it clear the intent of legalization is to stamp out the country’s entrenched black market—one-third of which is supplied by organized crime. In a recent study, Statistics Canada found that despite the establishment of government-sanctioned […]

HashChain Technology Completes Previously Disclosed Acquisition of Cyrptocurrency Mining Companies

HashChain Technology Inc. (“HashChain” or the “Company”) (TSXV:KASH; OTCQB:HSSHF) is pleased to announce it has closed its acquisition of two cryptocurrency mining companies (the “Targets”) contributing an aggregate total of 2,500 additional Antminer S9 Rigs (“Rigs”) to HashChain’s existing 9,495 Rigs. HashChain acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of the Targets for an […]

Goonhilly and Spacebit Partner To Accelerate Commercial Space Exploration Through Blockchain Technology

Goonhilly Earth Station, the UK satellite communications innovator and space gateway, has today announced that it is collaborating with space blockchain technology pioneers, Spacebit, to develop the use of blockchain technology for space-based data applications and mission deployment. Blockchain technology has the potential to introduce new techniques to accelerate space exploration by creating an ecosystem […]

UEFA’s New Ticketing System Uses Blockchain Technology

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has made quite the revolutionary announcement today. No, Lionel Messi has not quit football or anything like that, rather the announcement revealed the new UEFA ticketing system. And the new UEFA ticketing system uses blockchain technology. Get in! The UEFA Ticketing System UEFA successfully deployed its new blockchain ticketing system […]

Blox Labs Appoints Chief Technology Officer

Blox Labs Inc. (CSE:BLOX,FWB:BR1B) , a technology development company focused on creating best-in-class software solutions driven by emerging trends in Blockchain, Smart Contracts and Decentralized Applications is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Curtis Ingleton as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), effective immediately. Curtis is currently a technology developer and lead researcher who has guided several companies. […]

HashChain Technology Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Financial Report

HashChain Technology Inc. (“HashChain” or the “Company”) (TSXV:KASH; OTCQB:HSSHF) today announced its financial and operational results for the quarter ended May 31, 2018. HashChain is a global blockchain company with cryptocurrency mining, accounting, and Masternode hosting services that began operations on November 3, 2017 and subsequently listed for trading on the TSX Venture Exchange on December 18, 2017. […]