Intel Buying Self-Driving Car Company Mobileye

By: Paula Bernier    3/13/2017

Intel is buying Israeli self-driving car company Mobileye NV for $15.3 billion. The $63.54 a share offer represents a 34 percent premium to Mobileye's…

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Can Driverless Cars Eliminate Traffic?

By: Lindsey Patterson    3/10/2017

This article will examine how autonomous cars have been integrated into the mainstream society, and how they are expected to reduce traffic congestion…

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Take Note: IBM's Next Big Thing is Quantum Computing

By: Doug Mohney    3/10/2017

For a long time, quantum computing has been more science fair project than production-grade technology. IBM this week put out a roadmap to move quantu…

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Adapt Fast or Decline Faster: How Carriers Can Take on Silicon Valley's Tech Giants

By: Special Guest    3/10/2017

The announcement of Amazon Chime signals another tech giant who poses a threat to the telecoms industry. According to industry firm, Ovum, the telecom…

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WikiLeaks - The Tech Community's New Best Frenemy?

By: Paula Bernier    3/10/2017

WikiLeaks earlier this week revealed how the Central Intelligence Agency has developed the capabilities to spy on people who use Apple iPhones, device…

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Latest Marketing Hacks You Need to Know for the Growth of Your Startup Businesses

By: Special Guest    3/8/2017

Businesses are now adopting unique tactics by realizing that the way things are happening today, is not indicative of how they could actually be. In l…

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Making Digital Transformation a Business Priority

By: Special Guest    3/8/2017

Organizations should view digital transformation not as a challenge, but as an opportunity for them to manage information with greater efficiency, fac…

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Four Factors Influencing the Huge Gap in Tech Jobs

By: Kayla Matthews    3/8/2017

According to Glassdoor, unfilled tech jobs led to $20.1 billion in lost productivity and earnings. When jobs go unfilled, businesses aren't able to pr…

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Meineke Goes IoT to Build Customer Loyalty, Data Value

By: Doug Mohney    3/6/2017

Meineke's dive into connected cars and the Internet of Things was drowned out in the noise of bigger TVs, Alexa everywhere and the emergence of home r…

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Why the Huawei Watch 2 is Better than the Apple Watch

By: Rob Enderle    3/6/2017

The Huawei Watch 2, shipping in April for a price expected to start around $350, is a better Smartwatch than the Apple Watch. It looks more like a wat…

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Unified Communications in 2017: A Digital Transformation

By: John De Los Reyes    3/3/2017

2017 has already been a groundbreaking year for Unified Communications (UC) technology. Starting with Microsoft Teams hitting the ground running, the …

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How to Write a Financial Plan for Your Tech Startup

By: Special Guest    3/3/2017

A whopping $58 billion in venture capital was invested into the startup ecosystem in 2015. If you are truly serious about launching your own startup t…

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What's in Store for the IoT: Seven Predictions for 2017

By: Special Guest    3/2/2017

It's clear by now that the Internet of Things (IoT) will be a trend that will shape the future of business. In 2017, we will continue to see IoT merge…

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Roborace and NVIDIA Announce Peopleless Car

By: Rob Enderle    3/1/2017

Well it was only a matter of time. First, we had cruise control, then intelligent cruise control, and then driver assisted cars. Driverless cars are c…

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AWS Outage Crashes Chunk of the Web

By: Steve Anderson    3/1/2017

When the Amazon Web Services S3 server crashed yesterday, it took some of the biggest names online down with it.

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Yahoo! Finally Answers Security Breach Questions

By: Alicia Young    3/1/2017

Yahoo!'s been having a hard time lately when it comes to cybersecurity. After being confronted by the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transp…

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Alexa: The Next Android

By: Doug Mohney    2/28/2017

Amazon's Alexa Voice Service (AVS) is only at the beginning of its potential. People better wake up to the fact that it has a hot combination of third…

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Verizon, Oh Verizon, Where Are You Going?

By: Doug Mohney    2/23/2017

Last June, Verizon closed a $4.4 billion deal to buy AOL. Executives said the acquisition would enable the company to layer AOL's advertising strength…

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AMD: The Time For Ryzen Has Arrived

By: Rob Enderle    2/23/2017

The Ryzen part is a powerful alternative to Intel's offering, which will result in several new, more powerful, and affordable systems for those that g…

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Voice 2017 - Best of Times, Worst of Times

By: Doug Mohney    2/21/2017

Voice is in a unique position these days, judging from the conversations I've had over the past six weeks during CES and ITEXPO. Available quality is …

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Needed: Better Location Tech for RideShare Services

By: Doug Mohney    2/21/2017

Uber, Lyft, and other ride services have pushed the bounds of location tech to the point of frustration for end-users, both drivers and customers alik…

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Human Carrying Drones May Arrive in 2017

By: Rob Enderle    2/21/2017

There are a couple really big problems that will likely make human carrying drones more of a tourist attraction than a real solution for some time, bu…

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PayPal Acquires Bill Management Company

By: Andrew Bindelglass    2/17/2017

Paypal has acquired TIO Networks, an online bill payment company, in a $233 million deal.

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Yahoo! Mail App Helps Fight Hackers

By: Alicia Young    2/16/2017

Yahoo! sent out several emails yesterday to users it believes were hacked through the use of forged cookies. Here's how the Yahoo! Mail app can help p…

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Social Media is More Than Making Bird Noises

By: Erik Linask    2/16/2017

It takes more time and resources than simply posting product offers on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, but the value of two-way social interactions …

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SoftBank Drops $3.3 Billion on Fortress Buy

By: Steve Anderson    2/15/2017

SoftBank steps up its options with new business investment, picking up the Fortress Investment Group in a deal valued at $3.3 billion.

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4 Ways to Be the Brady and Belichick of Business

By: Special Guest    2/14/2017

In an NFL era defined by parity, their success over 17 years is worth examining for business leaders. After all, Brady is not the most physically gift…

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ITEXPO 2017: An Amazing Week in Review

By: Erik Linask    2/13/2017

The 2017 edition of ITEXPO has come and gone and, from my perspective, it was easily one of the best I've seen since our first Ft. Lauderdale show bac…

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8x8, RingCentral, BroadSoft Discuss Future of UC

By: Paula Bernier    2/9/2017

Cloud-based unified communications were the focus of this morning's general session at ITEXPO. The conversation ranged from everything from the Avaya …

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5 Things you Can Do in 2017 to Drive Greater Collaboration Across Your Business

By: Special Guest    2/7/2017

The ability to share and find relevant information from across the business is a key tenant of collaboration. However, with more and more places to st…

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Snap Inc. Applies for IPO

By: Andrew Bindelglass    2/7/2017

After some initial bumps in the road, Snap, Inc., parent company of Snapchat, has filed for its IPO.

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Email Privacy Act Clears House

By: Steve Anderson    2/7/2017

The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed the Email Privacy Act, a move which may have a tough time in the Senate.

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Vizio Settles Watching Behavior Tracking Lawsuit

By: Steve Anderson    2/7/2017

$2.2 million and a promise to stop tracking users' television watching habits: that's the price Vizio was to pay under an FTC lawsuit.

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Super Bowl 51: Drone Swarms Become Real

By: Rob Enderle    2/6/2017

A drone swarm is hundreds of drones, up to 500 so far depending on venue, that fly in tight formation and use lights to create aerial pictures or form…

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Tech Titans Draft Letter to Trump

By: Paula Bernier    2/3/2017

Leadership from Alphabet, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Uber, and some other companies have reportedly come together to write a letter to President Trum…

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Trump Does Not Sign Cybersecurity Order

By: Paula Bernier    2/1/2017

President Trump was expected to sign an executive order on cybersecurity yesterday. But it didn't happen.

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Tech & Immigration: What Happened, What's Next

By: Paula Bernier    1/31/2017

It was another interesting weekend with our new president - and not in a good way for many of the nation's immigrants. That prompted many tech leaders…

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Twitter Wrongfully Bites Uber During Trump Travel Ban: Death By Social Media

By: Rob Enderle    1/30/2017

I think this just showcases how insane social media can be. The jump between action and reaction often results in the wrong people being targeted, vic…

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New FCC Head Approves $170M for Broadband, Job Creation

By: Paula Bernier    1/27/2017

The FCC's first move under the new chairman was to approve $170 million in new federal funding to expand broadband connectivity to unserved rural area…

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Rethinking Collaboration in the Next Generation Workplace

By: Special Guest    1/26/2017

While today's applications truly are exciting, it's easy to overlook how important the workplace environment is for their success. The context in whic…

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EU's Right to Explanation: A Harmful Restriction on Artificial Intelligence

By: Special Guest    1/25/2017

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force next year, includes a right to obtain an explanation of decisions made by alg…

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How's the CIO Doing? It's in the Data

By: Special Guest    1/24/2017

As digitalization moves from an abstract term to a central part of the business strategy, CIOs are being called on to provide strategic insight and le…

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Eight Ways We'll See Drones Used in the Year Ahead

By: Kayla Matthews    1/24/2017

A report from NPD revealed that drone sales have tripled over the past year to about $200 million. The trend will continue, so much so that 2017 could…

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The Paradox of Twitter's Value in the Trump Era

By: Doug Mohney    1/24/2017

Once upon a time - the end of 2013, to be precise - Twitter was valued at nearly $40 billion. Today, it's "only" at $11.68 billion, with a majority of…

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How Apple Helped Tech Transition to Mainstream

By: Special Guest    1/24/2017

The last 10 years have seen more technological change than any 10 years before it. But when anything hits the mainstream, whether it be tech or dietar…

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Apple's Dangerous Gambit With Qualcomm

By: Rob Enderle    1/23/2017

Apple has one of the strongest legal teams in the segment; however, when a company starts using litigation offensively, it generally points to a probl…

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What Auto Tech Looks Like Today

By: Lindsey Patterson    1/23/2017

Every year, an exciting new topic hits the tech industry, and it becomes a lot of what they talk about. This year, the focus has been on artificial in…

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Sinch's Evangelist Talks AI, APIs and More

By: Paula Bernier    1/23/2017

Christian Jensen is chief evangelist of Sinch, a cloud-based, mobile communications platform that makes it easy to add IM, SMS, verification, video, a…

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SoftBank OneWeb Satellite Investment Makes Sprint Interesting

By: Doug Mohney    1/23/2017

While OneWeb is bringing new investment and more jobs into America as it builds a mega constellation of low-flying satellites for worldwide broadband …

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Avaya Files Chapter 11, Plans Restructuring

By: Steve Anderson    1/20/2017

Avaya turns to Chapter 11 bankruptcy in a bid to make some key changes and attempt to recover for the future.

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