Posts tagged “Internet of Things”

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Premium Lock Inside IBM: Sacrificing near-term dollars for long-term traction

Earnings    Analysis: IBM closes 2016 with the achievement of its percent of revenue CAMSS [Cloud, Analytics, Mobile, Security and Social] goal, but revenue declines indicate its portfolio transformation is still underway. says Technology Business Research.

Updated 9:38 a.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock Senior living center The Cardinal deploys K4Connect Internet technology

K4Connect The Cardinal, a senior living community in Raleigh's North Hills, is deploying "Internet-of-Everything" technology from Raleigh startup K4Connect as part of an effort to give residents more control of their lives.

Updated 7:25 a.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock IBM CEO lays out AI development principles, says some jobs will be lost but others created

IBM's Ginni Rometty       IBM chair and CEO Ginni Rometty says artificial intelligence will make some jobs obsolete but will lead to creation of opportunities. "It's not man or machine," she says. Rometty also spells out the three principles IBM is following in cognitive computing development.

7:04 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock IBM taking cognitive thinking, IoT to retail (+ video)

IBM is focusing its retail solutions around three key imperatives: shopping and customer experience; merchandising and supply networks; and operations and innovation. These imperatives include products such as Watson Marketing, Watson Commerce, Watson Merchandising and Watson Supply Chain. Potential use cases addressed by these products include enhancing product selection and design, improving marketing campaigns, improving customer services, and optimizing talent management.

Updated 6:54 a.m. Tuesday

Vivek Wadhwa: 'Bots' will be story of year, but there are risks

Vivek Wadhwa Digital assistants, called bots, will be the most amazing technology advances we see in our homes in 2017, says former Triangle tech entrepreneur-turned-academic and author Vivek Wadhwa. But is dependency a risk?

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Premium Lock Infosys eyes startups as part of 'renew-new' strategy

Infosys Analysis: Infosys gradually develops a product-company-like culture through increased collaboration with startups and software companies.

Updated 7:38 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Real IoT: In-home Wi-Fi demand surges as users link more devices

More than 70 percent of households with broadband access now utilize in-home Wi-Fi, and the availability of fast connectivity is encouraging users to link more devices than ever, says Parks Associates.

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Premium Lock Report: Simpler smartwatches scooping up market share

When it comes to smartwatches, the hype about complex, multifunctional devices is fading - fast - with consumers deciding to buy a greater number of simpler devices, reports Juniper Research.

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WTW week in review: 51 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

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WTW week in review: 51 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

January 13

Premium Lock 2017 off to fast start for Internet of Things - An Insider look at key trends

Internet of Things The New Year has gotten off to a fast start for commercial developments across the Internet of Things business world. Here's a look at three key emerging trends.

Updated January 12

Premium Lock Safe driving tech startup is first to launch crowdfunding campaign

Safe driving tech startup ITFT, which stands for Innovative Technology for Transportation, is the first North Carolina company to launch a crowdfunding campaign since under Title III of the JOBSs Act went into effect last May. Lawyers are Smith Anderson in Raleigh helped guide the Davidson firm to launch.

January 10

Premium Lock Inside GE's 'app store' approach to Internet of Things

Internet of Things Analysis: GE Digital, the software and services division of industrial giant General Electric (GE), is taking an app-store-like approach to help industrial companies take concrete steps to implement Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and position for broader digital industrial transformation. Here is the second of a two-part report.

January 9

Premium Lock GE simplifies industrial Internet of Things with an 'app store' approach

Internet of Things Analysis: GE Digital, the software and services division of industrial giant General Electric (GE), is taking an app-store-like approach to help industrial companies take concrete steps to implement Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and position for broader digital industrial transformation.

Updated January 9

Premium Lock 960 patents won in NC help IBM set annual record (+ video)

Big Blue continues to set the pace for winning patents, setting a record for IP in 2016 with more than 8,000 and leading the corporate ranks in awards for the 24th consecutive year. Of those, 960 were awarded to North Carolina-based inventors.

January 9

WTW week in review: Headlines not to be missed, part 2

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

January 9

WTW week in review: Headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

January 6

Premium Lock Trying on clothes virtually - with Gap app, Lenovo phone (+ video demo)

Augmented reality is rapidly becoming a useful reality as an app touted at the CES Show in Las Vegas demonstrates. But the AR app for virtually trying on clothes needs an AR-equipped phone - like Lenovo's Phab 2.

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