With $17M in funding, Immerok launches cloud service for real-time streaming data • ProWellTech

With $17M in funding, Immerok launches cloud service for real-time streaming data • ProWellTech

In 2011, the Apache Software Foundation released Flink, a high-throughput, low-latency engine for streaming various data types. A decade later, a startup called Immerok — founded by David Moravek, Holger Temme, Johannes Moser, Konstantin Knauf, Piotr Nowojski and Timo Walther — has developed an Apache Flink cloud service called Immerok Cloud, which is serverless —…

Vodafone confirms merger talks with Three UK in a “no cash” deal to scale up in 5G • ProWellTech

Vodafone confirms merger talks with Three UK in a “no cash” deal to scale up in 5G • ProWellTech

Another major piece of mobile M&A appears to be in the works in the UK. Today, Vodafone confirmed that it was in merger discussions with Three UK, a carrier owned by CK Hutchison, to accelerate their 5G rollout. A deal would not involve any cash consideration, Vodafone said: “The envisaged transaction would involve both companies…

Deliveroo tweaks ‘dark store’ model to let grocery shoppers in the door • ProWellTech

Deliveroo tweaks ‘dark store’ model to let grocery shoppers in the door • ProWellTech

In the latest quick commerce headspinner, Deliveroo is experimenting with expanding its rapid grocery business by opening a new type of ‘dark store’ in Central London. As well as functioning as a mini warehouse where Deliveroo staff pick orders for couriers operating on its platform to collect and deliver locally to app users, the new…

Hackers leak 500GB trove of data stolen during LAUSD ransomware attack • ProWellTech

Hackers leak 500GB trove of data stolen during LAUSD ransomware attack • ProWellTech

Hackers have released a cache of data stolen during a cyberattack against the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in what appears to be the biggest education breach in recent years. Vice Society, a Russian-speaking group that last month claimed responsibility for the ransomware attack that disrupted the LAUSD’s access to email, computer systems and…

Loop raises $60M to send EV charging infrastructure for a Loop • ProWellTech

Loop raises $60M to send EV charging infrastructure for a Loop • ProWellTech

Electric cars are great and all, but internal combustion engines (ICE) have one thing going for them: comprehensive, well-oiled infrastructure that means you can add 300 miles of range to your car, in 5 minutes, at any of 65,000 or so gas stations. Compare that with the one-hour stop at only about 6,000 high-speed charging…

Why I’m happy my new Apple Watch Series 8 already feels old

Why I’m happy my new Apple Watch Series 8 already feels old

Taken as a whole, the Apple Watch is an impressive piece of technology. It remains one of the best smartwatches out there, and it’s by far the most practical option for iPhone owners. Each year, the Apple Watch gains small improvements that Apple undoubtedly hopes will be enough to draw new customers into the fold….

Geely’s Europe expansion continues, Argo robotaxis on the Lyft app and Tesla AI Day takeaways • ProWellTech

Geely’s Europe expansion continues, Argo robotaxis on the Lyft app and Tesla AI Day takeaways • ProWellTech

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