Category: Tech

Applications, Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure, Software, Tech

Oracle updates cloud applications as SaaS sales builds momentum

March 19, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Oracle on Tuesday announced improvements to its suite of cloud applications, including the Oracle ERP Cloud, HCM Cloud, SCM Cloud, and CX Cloud. With these updates, Oracle’s customers will see more sophisticated functionality, including more machine learning-powered features. The enhancements […]

Events, Hardware, Mobility, Tech

Everything you need to know before Apple’s March 25 “it’s show time” event

March 15, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

On March 25, Apple executives and partners will take to the stage in the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple’s Cupertino campus to talk about subscriptions, software, services, entertainment, and media. These are all things Apple has dealt with before, but […]

Mobility, Tech

Google filed a folding phone patent application, too

March 15, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Does a patent application mean a company is particularly serious about a technology? No. Is every company that makes phones at least toying around with a folding model? Yes, probably. It’s tough to know from a series of crude drawings […]

Software, Tech

Mozilla launches its free, encrypted file sharing service, Firefox Send

March 12, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Firefox Send, Mozilla’s free, encrypted file transfer service, is officially launching to the public today following its debut as a “Test Pilot” experiment back in August 2017. The service allows web users to share files up to 2.5 GB in […]

Software, Tech

Amazon expands program that pays developers for top voice apps to France, Italy & Spain

March 11, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Amazon is expanding its program that directly pays Alexa developers in cash for building valuable, quality voice apps to new markets in Europe: France, Italy, and Spain. Originally launched in the U.S. in 2017 for those developers building game skills, […]

Hardware, Tech

Why Bezos and Microsoft are betting on this $10 trillion energy fix for the planet

March 6, 2019

Via: CNBC – Top News

Burnaby, British Columbia, is similar to most North American bedroom communities. The majority of its residents commute into neighboring Vancouver every morning and then head back to their suburban homes at night. There is one thing, though, that sets it […]

Mobility, Tech

Samsung Galaxy S10+ review

March 1, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Launching around the globe a few days ahead of the world’s largest mobile show was the ultimate big-dog move. Samsung celebrated the 10th anniversary of its flagship phone line by launching its latest device on Apple’s sometimes-stomping grounds at San […]

Software, Tech

Twenty minutes into the future with OpenAI’s Deep Fake Text AI

February 27, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

In 1985, the TV film Max Headroom: 20 Minutes into the Future presented a science fictional cyberpunk world where an evil media company tried to create an artificial intelligence based on a reporter’s brain to generate content to fill airtime. […]

Federal, Hardware, Policy, Tech

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s SEC Troubles Create ‘Tornado of Uncertainty,’ Says Analyst

February 26, 2019

Via: Fortune

Elon Musk’s latest Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) problems could put some pressure on his company’s stock, according to one analyst. In a note to investors on Tuesday, Wedbush Securities analyst Dan Ives said that the SEC’s request on Monday […]

Software, Tech

What is ERP? Key features of top enterprise resource planning systems

February 25, 2019

Via: CIO

Every organization manages people, purchases products and services, sells (or gives away) something and accounts for money. The way each activity is handled will vary, but every enterprise performs these basic functions. In most cases, it is more effective to […]