Google and Tesla are stepping up to offer help where the US Federal government is slow to move. While the ideas sound good in principle, there are hurdles to overcome. The upside is that these efforts, if successful. will provide proof points for sustainable resources.
The blockchain bandwagon heralds the hottest accounting innovation since double-entry bookkeeping, some say. At OOW17, Oracle just joined the stampede
With 2018 U.S. elections looming, the government has done little to reinforce the security of the American electoral process in the aftermath of what intelligence agencies agree was a major Russian cyber operation designed to sway the 2016 Presidential contest.
After two years of wandering in the wilderness, the Modernizing Government Technology Act has finally cleared both houses of Congress. Will it be enough to jumpstart a government movement toward newer, more secure IT?
Big city police departments are drowning in data that creates 10,000 hours of video a week alone. That is far too much information for human beings to process and analyze. Much of it is wasted. Veritone has a solution.
U.S. House lawmakers passed a wide-ranging bill that will allow auto companies to put thousands of self-driving cars on U.S roads. The bill will also allow companies exemptions from car safety standards and design their vehicles without state regulations getting in the way.
The Trump administration’s decision to rescind protection for immigrants brought into the U.S. by their parents under the program for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) has touched off a firestorm of criticism from technology executives in Silicon Valley.
A San Francisco startup called Zipline is delivering life-saving medical supplies to remote villages every day in Rwanda and Tanzania.
Facebook is plunging headlong into the crowded enterprise collaboration and chat space with a business-friendly version of its familiar interface. Should Slack and Microsoft Teams be worried?
Donald Trump wants to build a physical wall across the U.S. border with Mexico. Congress doesn’t want to spend the money. Will the President shut down the government to get what he wants or go for a SMART Wall? Place your bets.
Microsoft has a five-year plan to deliver broadband internet access to rural America by deploying the internet over unused TV spectrum. Broadcasters are screaming foul.
Harvard has launched a major new project called “Defending Digital Democracy” designed to overcome election hacking and protect the U.S. democratic process. Is it enough to make up for Executive Office skepticism and inaction?
A Think Tank of Europe’s best and brightest minds recently assembled to tackle the topic of 'Getting the Right Mix for Your Hybrid IT Infrastructure.' Here are the highlights from a report on what they had to say.