BrandPost: Business-led technology strategy and selection, Part 2:

Companies are facing more complex challenges than ever, requiring a variety of disciplines to come together to set a future vision and strategy. Historically, says Alec Binder, director, advisory at KPMG, these challenges have been treated as technology problems that can be solved simply by buying a better platform or solution. However, as explained in Part 1 of this series on KPMG’s Technology Strategy and Selection (TSS) framework, that outlook…

September 18, 2018
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A $1, Linux-Capable, Hand-Solderable Processor

An anonymous reader shares a report: Over on the EEVblog, someone noticed an interesting chip that’s been apparently flying under our radar for a while. This is an ARM processor capable of running Linux. It’s hand-solderable in a TQFP package, has a built-in Mali GPU, support for a touch panel, and has support for 512MB of DDR3. If you do it right, this will get you into the territory of…

September 18, 2018
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Agriculture tech startup Indigo raises $250M Series E and launches marketplace to help farmers sell grain online; source: funding values firm at $3.5B (Kate Clark/TechCrunch)

September 18, 2018

Kate Clark / TechCrunch: Agriculture tech startup Indigo raises $250M Series E and launches marketplace to help farmers sell grain online; source: funding values firm at $3.5B  —  Indigo, the startup bringing algorithms and machine learning to the agricultural industry, has raised a $250 million Series E, bringing its total raised to $650 million. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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