Enterprise

Silicon Valley not only creates a foundation for the tech industry to develop future-ready products and services but also influences the operative mechanism of other businesses located inside. Stephen Silver, a premier timepiece and fine jewelry retailer is one of the leading examples following the footprints of tech giants. No, the high-end retailer did not develop artificial intelligence based software or a notch-less timepiece. In fact Stephen Silver embraced Cryptocurrency technology as a preferable mode of payment back in 2014, ...
Microsoft has announced the acquisition of Berkeley AI startup Semantic Machines to bolster its AI offerings and build machines with an advanced system of interaction. "We are excited to announce today that we have acquired Semantic Machines Inc., a Berkeley, California-based company that has developed a revolutionary new approach to building conversational AI. Their work uses the power of machine learning to enable users to discover, access and interact with information and services in a much more natural way, and with significantly...
The season of annual developer conferences has begun with Microsoft Corp. taking the lead with its most-awaited Microsoft Build 2018, a three-day developer conference which commenced on May 7 in Seattle, Washington. Here are all the important Microsoft Build announcements made during two days. Day one was all things - Azure, Artificial Intelligent, and Mixed Reality. Meanwhile, day two emphasized on the vast opportunities on Microsoft 365 platform. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft welcomed developers with a note on the world of comput...
The Finnish company, Nokia acquires California-based software organization SpaceTime Insight on Monday. SpaceTime Insight is an industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) company that provides machine learning analytics and solutions to the transportation, manufacturing and utility organizations. Nokia is refining its portfolio to become a business-to-business and licensing company this year. The previous week it announced to sell its Digital Health business group. Subsequently, the purchase of IIoT Company, SpaceTime Insight aligns with i...
Technology is all about innovation. In order to create a technological innovation, it is essential to come up with a new idea with adequate scientific reasoning to back it up. However brilliant your idea might be, it will be useless if it can’t be implemented well with basic scientific understanding. On the other hand, even if an individual has great scientific skill, he cannot put it to use as long as he doesn’t have a good idea to support it. A combination of these two factors with proper implementation by a team of experts in the f...
In early 2015, Google shuttered the Google Glass, sparking a round of eulogies for the flashy gizmo. The Glass was both pretentious and intrusive - it let wearers take photos with a wink of the eye! Turns out, Alphabet-owned Google has not given up on its controversial small glasses, after all. The Menlo Park, Calif.-based company has officially launched the “Enterprise Edition” of its smart glasses hardware, which is now available to a network of Google Partners. The Google Glass Enterprise Edition closely resembles the version 1.0 ...
Over the past ten years, the Google I/O has become the “Superbowl” event for major platform developers, engineers and executives. People fly in from all around the world looking forward to all the goodness Google has to offer. The giveaways, the updates, and the intense competition with Samsung, Apple and Amazon – you know it, Google does it best! This Google I/O is going to be different in many ways, and the best ones revolve around spin-offs. To get an overall overview let’s walk through expected software updates and improvem...
IN BRIEF: A South Korean regulator has fined Qualcomm 1.03 trillion won ($865 million) for alleged antitrust violation, a decision the San Diego-based company will contest in court. The penalty is the largest ever levied to an individual company in South Korea. The Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) said on Wednesday, Qualcomm licensed its key patents only to key handset makers and didn’t properly negotiate the terms of its licenses. It also forced them to cough up royalties for an unnecessarily broad set of patents as part of sales ...
The online retail website Alibaba has stated that it collected $1 billion in the first five minutes of the Alibaba Singles’ Day sale, which is an annual global sale. This Chinese e-commerce giant also claims that the selling in the first hour of the sale is three times more than that of last year.  The amount has been calculated taking into consideration the pre-orders of the sale as well. The young people of China celebrate the Singles’ Day which is locally known as “Guanggun Jie”. The day is in order to celebrate the singlehood of ...
Donald Trump’s commutation to power has predictably put the value of dollar on foreign currency exchange markets in a tailspin. Surprisingly, it’s just the opposite for cryptocurrencies. According to Coindesk, Bitcoin value has started climbing steadily since Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States. Bitcoin is trading up at 3.38%, with the value of one Bitcoin reaching $732, up from $707 yesterday. Similarly, Zcash, a decentralized and open source cryptocurrency which only launched at the end of last month, is up ...