Kenichiro Yoshida, President and CEO, Sony Corporation (left), and Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft

Sony and Microsoft to explore strategic partnership

Sony Corporation (Sony) and Microsoft Corp. (Microsoft) announced on Thursday that the two companies will partner on new innovations to enhance customer experiences in their direct-to-consumer entertainment platforms and AI …

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5G Network

Vodafone Idea and IBM in Five Year, Multi-Million-Dollar Engagement to Advance the Future of Telco with Hybrid Cloud, and AI

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it signed a multi-million-dollar five-year agreement with Vodafone Idea Limited (“Vodafone Idea”) to deliver an enhanced customer experience to millions of connected consumers and businesses in India. In addition, this …

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Security

Growing Cyber Threats Drive Need for Advanced Security Defenses: Oracle Report

The majority of C-Suite executives and policy makers in the United States believe investing in security software, infrastructure and emerging technologies is critical to protecting U.S. data from growing cybersecurity …

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Growth

IBM Reports 2019 First-Quarter Results

In the first quarter, the company generated net cash from operating activities of $4.8 billion, or $2.3 billion, excluding Global Financing receivables.  IBM’s free cash flow was $1.7 billion.  IBM …

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Microsoft and OpenClassrooms to train students to fill high-demand AI jobs

Microsoft Corp. and online education leader OpenClassrooms are announcing a new partnership to train and prepare students for artificial intelligence (AI) jobs in the workplace. The collaboration is designed to …

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Quantum Computing

IBM Watson IoT to help Sandvik to optimize mining

Joint clients of IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, one of the world’s largest premium mining equipment manufacturers, are tapping the powers of IoT, advanced analytics and artificial …

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Adobe, Microsoft and SAP announce new Open Data Initiative details

Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) CEO Satya Nadella revealed additional details about the Open Data Initiative (ODI). As originally announced last September, Adobe, Microsoft and SAP (NYSE: SAP) have embarked on …

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Artificial Intelligence

Report: Modest AI implementation progress in the automotive sector

A new study from the Capgemini Research Institute has found that just 10% of major automotive companies are implementing artificial intelligence[1] (AI) projects at scale, with many falling short of …

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