Category: Software

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 […]

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, […]

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. […]

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 […]

Mobility, Software, Tech

Microsoft bringing Dynamics 365 mixed reality solutions to smartphones

February 21, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Last year Microsoft introduced several mixed reality business solutions under the Dynamics 365 enterprise product umbrella. Today, the company announced it would be moving these to smartphones in the spring, starting with previews. The company announced Remote Assist on HoloLens […]

Federal, Policy, Software, Tech

Trump Set to Announce ‘American Artificial Intelligence Initiative’

February 11, 2019

Via: Fortune

On Monday, President Trump is expected to sign an executive order instructing federal agencies to dedicate more resources to artificial intelligence. Though there’s no specific budget behind the “American Artificial Intelligence Initiative”, the president wants government agencies to invest in […]

Networking Security, Security, Software, Tech

Google releases Chrome extension that alerts users of breached passwords

February 5, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

With lists of billions of compromised credentials floating around on underground forums and in text-paste pages across the Internet, it’s difficult for anyone to keep up with the potential threat from breached passwords. That’s why, as part of its security […]

Applications, Hardware, Infrastructure, Software, Tech

A.I. and Automation Will Hit Low-Skill Jobs and Trump Swing States Hardest

January 24, 2019

Via: Fortune

Artificial intelligence and automation are a big threat to a quarter of U.S. workers—36 million people—according to a new report from the Brookings Institution. Another 36% of workers, or 52 million people, will face medium exposure to automation threats by […]

Operations Security, Security, Software, Tech

Two more Windows zero-days get temporary patches

January 22, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Temporary patches are now available for all the three Windows zero-days that have been disclosed in the past month. A first temporary patch was released last week, and two others followed this week. The patches have been made available by […]