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Analysis: Competition between two tech giants with a major presence in RTP is heating up as NetApp launches a new campaign targeting EMC, reports analyst Stephen Belanger. IBM, HP and Dell also are mounting more pressure on NetApp, he says.
Analysis: HP's earnings results from its last quarter as a single company underscore its need to realign around changes in the global PC and data center markets., says analyst Stephen Belanger of Technology Business Research.
Federal transportation officials are rethinking their position on self-driving cars with an eye toward getting the emerging technology into the public's hands.
This year ecommerce holiday sales are expected to jump to record levels. While connectivity is opening doors for buyers and businesses and all this growth has it perks, it comes with consequences--the cyber hacking kind. How can retailers avoid problems? Here are some tips.
Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) went out with a whimper Tuesday, as the venerable computer-maker issued its final quarterly earnings report as a unified tech conglomerate, showing another drop in sales for most of its business divisions.
The tech giant shared diversity numbers earlier this week, and the Internet reacted. Microsoft is now 27 percent female, down 2 percent from last year.
Verizon is dominating wireless service ratings across the U.S., according to independent testing firm RootMetrics - but not in the Triangle. The firm's latest reports rank AT&T as No. 1 in Raleigh, Durham and at RDU International Airport. However, the battle is tight as all four major carriers are improving their service levels and speed.
Google has launched a partnership with Zillow and LendingTree to bolster its "Compare" shopping tool. The company is licensed to broker mortgages in California, and plans to expand to other states soon.
Microsoft launches new version of Bing for iPhone, adds key functionality to improve user experience.
IBM has released IBM Watson Trend, which leverages the supercomputer's cognitive abilities to analyze social media posts for sentiment analysis, frequency, and engagement, with an eye toward retail shopping goods, popular at this time of year.
Google and DonorsChoose.org surprised the entire student body at Dillard Drive Middle School today by fulfilling the funding request made by a special needs teacher. Google is also funding projects for more than 7,000 students across the state.
Google announced additional perks for its Local Guides program through Google Maps. Perks include 1 TB of free data storage, which is normally $9.99 per month.
IBM is partnering with the Boston Children's Hospital with the goal of creating a cognitive system that will help clinicians interpret a child's genome sequencing data, compare this with medical literature, and quickly identify anomalies that may be responsible for the unexplained symptoms.
Google will film and record the #UnitedWeMarch parade in New York City today, and will host an event at the VA Medical Center in Durham on Friday to allow disabled veteran's to participate using virtual reality.