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From left: LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and LinkedIn cofounder and controlling shareholder Reid Hoffman in a promotional image released after the companies announced that Microsoft would be acquiring LinkedIn on June 13.

Here’s why Microsoft chose LinkedIn

06/24/2016

Microsoft’s LinkedIn acquisition topped headlines and confounded tech experts. The price of US$26.2 billion paid, the biggest in Microsoft’s history, implies the

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Track list for emerging technologies

Staying up-to-date with emerging technologies is a challenge – there seems no end to claims of “the next best thing.” ...

June 22nd, 2016 Don Sheppard
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Google’s Jeff Dean on the benefits of large-scale deep learning for building intelligent systems

AI via machine learning and deep learning drives the “AI first” strategy penetrating enterprises. Embrace it to live-long and prosper!...

June 21st, 2016 Stephen Ibaraki
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Is Bitcoin in your business’s future?

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency for making payments. Because Bitcoin is much loved by anarchists, drug dealers, and fraudsters, it is...

June 20th, 2016 Yogi Schulz
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The top 3 project success constraints

“This isn't what we agreed to do...” “I didn’t say this...” “I didn’t mean that ...” “I can’t approve this...”...

June 17th, 2016 Tamer Marzouk
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Ways to prevent a ransomware attack

The recent payment of $20,000 to an extortionist by The University of Calgary highlights how appealing and lucrative ransomware attacks...

June 13th, 2016 Yogi Schulz
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The fourth industrial revolution: Why your enterprise needs a plan

In his recently released book, The Fourth Industrial Revolution, Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and CEO of the World Economic Forum...

June 10th, 2016 Dave O'Leary
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Can the chief data officer ease the CIO’s burden?

The role of the chief data officer (CDO) will become ever more important as the pace of digitalization intensifies. Their...

June 9th, 2016 Gartner
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Why Microsoft quitting mobile is “nonsense”

After failing to grow market share, Microsoft cut up to 1,850 jobs on May 25 and will recognize USD $950...

June 8th, 2016 Chris Lau
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Top researcher Pedro Domingos on leading his team to win the top AI prize

The Machine Learning (artificial intelligence or AI) megatrend embedded everywhere is essential for enterprise survival and competitive advantage. It is...

June 7th, 2016 Stephen Ibaraki