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The Summit on Enterprise Mobility – a few observations


I attended the fifth annual Summit on Enterprise Mobility earlier this month presented by the Strategy Institute in Toronto.  I was interested to

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Predictive analytics – knowledge is power

The oft used phrase “knowledge is power” draws an explicit parallel between information and might, and the 21st century –...

October 13th, 2016 Salman Khan
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Five ways to maximize data center efficiency

Optimizing data center power use is a high priority for data center managers, but they continue to face challenges as...

October 12th, 2016 Gartner

Yahoo’s colossal security failures: Top 7 hilariously incompetent responses

Given the company’s public profile and well-documented security failures (RE: my previous blog) anything is possible. In fact, I have...

October 11th, 2016 Claudiu Popa

Should Verizon get a discount on Yahoo?

Yahoo used to be a funky place to hang out, especially for some of us early Internauts who were used...

October 7th, 2016 Claudiu Popa
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BlackBerry outsources smartphone business

The highlight of BlackBerry’s last quarter was its announcement that it would stop making smartphones directly. The media was all...

October 5th, 2016 Chris Lau

Big data is useless without visual analytics

Big Data, with its vast data volumes, is largely useless without the data analytic and presentation functionality found in visual...

October 5th, 2016 Yogi Schulz
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Ingress – a real world mobile game

If you are like me, you’ve probably never heard of the term “exergame” before. That changed for me on Sept. 24 when...

October 4th, 2016 Don Sheppard
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Prepare your business for the rise of intelligent agents

Time stamp–2026.07.14 “It is time to wake up Jane. Here is your morning update. I did a self-upgrade. I am...

October 3rd, 2016 Dave O'Leary
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The present and future of AI and deep learning featuring Professor Jürgen Schmidhuber

In February this year, XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, announced the new Artificial Intelligence (AI) XPRIZE to...

October 3rd, 2016 Dave O'Leary