• Ford's SYNC 3 Brings Android Auto, CarPlay To All Models

    Ford's SYNC 3 Brings Android Auto, CarPlay To All Models

    It's also a huge opportunity for Google's Android Auto and Apple's CarPlay platforms.Android Auto provides information, including Google Maps, Google Play Music, and other apps that are projected onto the SYNC screen.
  • IBM: AI Should Stand For 'Augmented Intelligence'

    IBM: AI Should Stand For 'Augmented Intelligence'

    In response to a White House request for information about how to utilize artificial intelligence (AI) for the public good, IBM argues we should focus on a different sort of AI, augmented intelligence.Everyone working information technology, if not already dealing with some form of AI, can expect to be doing so soon.
  • IBM: AI Should Stand For 'Augmented Intelligence'

    IBM: AI Should Stand For 'Augmented Intelligence'

    In response to a White House request for information about how to utilize artificial intelligence (AI) for the public good, IBM argues we should focus on a different sort of AI, augmented intelligence.Everyone working information technology, if not already dealing with some form of AI, can expect to be doing so soon.
  • Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    It cited unnamed sources close to the deal, and put the purchase price at $200 million, Turi, a Seattle-based company, offers a selection of tools aimed at helping developers easily scale machine learning applications, including Predictive Services, a server product for hosting and managing machine learning models, and GraphLab Create, an extensible machine learning framework that enables developers and data scientists to build and deploy intelligent applications and services.In October 2015, Apple acquired Perceptio, which has developed deep learning and AI capabilities, which could be added to Siri.
  • Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    It cited unnamed sources close to the deal, and put the purchase price at $200 million, Turi, a Seattle-based company, offers a selection of tools aimed at helping developers easily scale machine learning applications, including Predictive Services, a server product for hosting and managing machine learning models, and GraphLab Create, an extensible machine learning framework that enables developers and data scientists to build and deploy intelligent applications and services.In October 2015, Apple acquired Perceptio, which has developed deep learning and AI capabilities, which could be added to Siri.
  • IT Investment Uptick Triggered By Productivity Goals

    IT Investment Uptick Triggered By Productivity Goals

    Specifically, these firms are using IT to increase productivity while they focus on technologies such as cloud and analytics.Increased productivity ranked first of all the reasons companies have for investing in technology, and half of the respondents picked increased productivity as the biggest change technology would foment within their organizations.
  • 5 Traits Effective IT Leaders Need

    5 Traits Effective IT Leaders Need

    Client computing is increasingly providing a back door into the enterprise for the compromise and When you consider outstanding tech leaders such as Bill Gates, the late Steve Jobs, and Jeff Bezos, five of their traits standout above others.When IT pros were surveyed about which tech leaders they admire most, the list of names included Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and the late Steve Jobs.
  • 7 Ways IT Pros Can Boost Data Analytics Skills

    7 Ways IT Pros Can Boost Data Analytics Skills

    Leading sales and marketing tea Whether you are an IT pro looking to add data analytics and data science skills to your repertoire, or you are looking to make a career change from IT to the data analytics field, here are seven tips that can give you a head start.It's no secret that data analysts and data scientists are some of the highest paid and most sought after professionals in technology and IT.
  • 7 Ways IT Pros Can Boost Data Analytics Skills

    7 Ways IT Pros Can Boost Data Analytics Skills

    You don't have to be a data scientist to use predictive analytics.Leading sales and marketing tea Whether you are an IT pro looking to add data analytics and data science skills to your repertoire, or you are looking to make a career change from IT to the data analytics field, here are seven tips that can give you a head start.
  • Hadoop: Pros And Cons For Enterprise Users

    Hadoop: Pros And Cons For Enterprise Users

    But enterprises are always rightfully cautious in their adoption of new technologies, and Hadoop adoption is no exception to this rule.A more recent research report, Hadoop in Transition: From Proof-of-Concept to Production, released by DecisionWorx in July 2016, along with an accompanying webinar, cites some early enterprise success stories with Hadoop, but notes that "we are still in the early stages of Hadoop adoption.
  • Poll: Where Are You Spending Your IT Dollars In 2017?

    Poll: Where Are You Spending Your IT Dollars In 2017?

    Despite enterprises spending more money annually on cybersecurity defense than ever before, the nu We want to know about your top IT spending priorities for the year ahead.Last week, Gartner released its list of strategic tech trends for 2017 and highlighted CIO priorities for the year ahead.
  • Poll: Where Are You Spending Your IT Dollars In 2017?

    Poll: Where Are You Spending Your IT Dollars In 2017?

    Despite enterprises spending more money annually on cybersecurity defense than ever before, the nu We want to know about your top IT spending priorities for the year ahead.Last week, Gartner released its list of strategic tech trends for 2017 and highlighted CIO priorities for the year ahead.
  • 7 Tech Nightmares Haunting IT Pros This Halloween

    7 Tech Nightmares Haunting IT Pros This Halloween

    Now a new survey looks at what's really terrifying IT pros this Halloween and beyond.The uncertainty of the cloud is on one side, line-of-business leaders buying their own technology are on the other.
  • 7 Tech Nightmares Haunting IT Pros This Halloween

    7 Tech Nightmares Haunting IT Pros This Halloween

    Now a new survey looks at what's really terrifying IT pros this Halloween and beyond.The uncertainty of the cloud is on one side, line-of-business leaders buying their own technology are on the other.
  • Bank Of America's Digital Transformation: Where IT Fits In

    Bank Of America's Digital Transformation: Where IT Fits In

    Despite enterprises spending more money annually on cybersecurity defense than ever before, the nu Bank of America Merrill Lynch is in the midst of sweeping digital transformation involving all aspects of its customer-facing operations.InformationWeek spoke with several of the company's technology executives to find out where IT fits in its evolving technology roadmap.
  • Bank Of America's Digital Transformation: Where IT Fits In

    Bank Of America's Digital Transformation: Where IT Fits In

    Despite enterprises spending more money annually on cybersecurity defense than ever before, the nu Bank of America Merrill Lynch is in the midst of sweeping digital transformation involving all aspects of its customer-facing operations.InformationWeek spoke with several of the company's technology executives to find out where IT fits in its evolving technology roadmap.
  • Healthcare's Looming Disruption: How Can IT Prepare?

    Healthcare's Looming Disruption: How Can IT Prepare?

    Tech workers generally have an affinity for experimenting with new technology that could shape their future.Before her six years at Gartner, Craft's career included work in data management, analytics, and application delivery at hospitals and universities.
  • Healthcare's Looming Disruption: How Can IT Prepare?

    Healthcare's Looming Disruption: How Can IT Prepare?

    Tech workers generally have an affinity for experimenting with new technology that could shape their future.Before her six years at Gartner, Craft's career included work in data management, analytics, and application delivery at hospitals and universities.
  • 10 Tech Jobs Set For Big Pay Raises In 2017

    10 Tech Jobs Set For Big Pay Raises In 2017

    With continuous deployment of micro-services and Docker containers becoming mainstream, it's imper Big data, security, and developer jobs are expected to get salary boosts in the coming year, according to Robert Half's 2017 Technology & IT Salary Guide.Here's a look at 10 hot jobs to watch.
  • 10 Tech Jobs Set For Big Pay Raises In 2017

    10 Tech Jobs Set For Big Pay Raises In 2017

    With continuous deployment of micro-services and Docker containers becoming mainstream, it's imper Big data, security, and developer jobs are expected to get salary boosts in the coming year, according to Robert Half's 2017 Technology & IT Salary Guide.Here's a look at 10 hot jobs to watch.