Posts tagged “Other Firms”

Updated 12:02 p.m. yesterday

How, why Google will run 100% on renewables by 2017

Editor's note: Urs Holzle, Google Senior Vice President for Technical Infrastructure, spells out in detail how Google plans to run on 100 percent renewable energy in 2017, including its huge data center in Lenoir, N.C.

Google's renewable power breakdown Google's renewable power breakdown

11:52 a.m. yesterday

Top court backs Samsung in Apple case, insider trading crackdown

Samsung logo Ina pair of unanimous decisions, the Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its patent dispute with Apple and also stood behind crackdowns on insider trading.

Updated 8:07 a.m. Monday

Triangle's tech links to President-elect Trump: Blackstone, IBM

The Research Triangle will have the ear of President-elect Donald Trump through two major connections: The Blackstone Group and IBM.

IBM's Ginni Rometty     IBM's Ginni Rometty

Updated December 2

FCC: AT&T, Verizon shouldn't exempt own apps from data caps

FCC        U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones.

December 2

What to stream? How DirecTV Now compares to other online TV services

DirecTV app DirecTV Now is the latest online TV service to offer an alternative to cable or satellite packages that can easily cost about $100 a month. Here's a sampling of the increasing variety in streaming services.

November 29

Premium Lock American Airlines picks IBM for cloud services

IBM Cloud    American Airlines is teaming up with IBM for cloud services and application development utilizing IBM's Bluemix.

Updated November 29

HPE: The Machine has 'potential to change everything' (+ video)

Will future computers rely more on memory than processors? HP Enterprise thinks so. Meet "The Machine," which CEO Meg Whitman touts as the future of computing with machines that are "memory driven" rather than processing. "We believe this has the potential to change everything," she says.

Updated November 29

AT&T kicks off DirecTV streaming service Nov. 30

AT&T's new video streaming service, creatively dubbed DirecTV Now, will launch Nov. 30, the communications giant says.

November 28

Premium Lock Anniversary not so happy for a year-old HP Enterprise

HPE Analysis: HPE's first anniversary brings declining revenues amid heavy market disruption, says Technology Business Research Analyst Krista Macomber.

Updated November 25

Premium Lock From lab to real business: The march of IBM's watson

IBM's recent "World of Watson" event showcases how Big Blue is turning its super computer into a provider of multiple business solutions as the artificial intelligence market grows increasingly competitive. Technology Business Research offers an in-depth overview of Watson's progress in the second of two reports.

IBM's new Manhattan HQ for Watson. IBM's new Manhattan HQ for Watson.

November 25

Premium Lock IBM's Watson quickly shifting from laboratory to market

IBM Watson avatar    IBM's recent "World of Watson" event showcases how Big Blue is turning its super computer into a provider of multiple business solutions as the artificial intelligence market grows increasingly competitive.

November 25

IBM settles with Australian government over online census snafu

IBM                          IBM has accepted most of the blame for the crash of Australia's online census three months ago and has compensated the government for the financial cost of the debacle, the country's prime minister said on Friday.

Tags: IBM, Internet
November 23

Premium Lock Gazing into PC industry's crystal ball with HP Inc.'s CEO

HP Inc. is closing in on Lenovo as the global leader in PC sales. But it's a tough, evolving market, as HP Inc. CEO Dion Weisler explains in a conference call.

Dion Weisler Dion Weisler

November 23

Premium Lock HP's threat to Lenovo in PC business gaining strength

Analysis: HP Inc.'s PC business hits a growth trifecta, posing a threat to global PC leader Lenovo. However, increased competition in the premium PC market is a potent threat to the company's recovery, says Technology Business Research.

HP's Spectre HP's Spectre

November 22

'Trump rally' lifting many Triangle tech stocks

Bullish   If you missed out on the "Trump rally" that began after election night futures plunged 800 points, it still may not be too late to capitalize. CNN Money says more records could fall today, and Triangle tech stocks have climbed - with some exceptions.

November 21

Premium Lock Cisco increases mix of subscription revenue, but hardware remains sales volume driver

Cisco HyperFlex routers Analysis: Cisco's latest earnings report demonstrates a growing focus on software will benefit the company over the long term, but for now, hardware remains the big sales driver, says Technology Business Research Analyst Michael Soper.

November 21

Premium Lock Verizon, AT&T deepening IoT plays with telematics

The Broadband Report       Verizon and AT&T are moving deeper into the Internet of Things through telematics as recent deals with John Deere and a large shipping management firm demonstrate.

November 17

Premium Lock Internet Summit: Google tags offer high level data

Google tag manager is a free tool that can give marketers a wealth of data about visitor behavior on their site not available through Google Analytics alone, Steve Guberman, director of search marketing at the Golf Channel's GolfNow site, told a session Tuesday at the Internet Summit in Raleigh.

Steve Guberman of GlofNow at the Internet Summit Steve Guberman of GlofNow at the Internet Summit

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