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Published: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 03:42:08 +0000

Last Build Date: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 03:42:08 +0000

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Black Friday, Thanksgiving online retail traffic skews toward mobile

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 17:16:00 +0000

2017 could go down as the year that e-commerce decidedly went to the small screen. Conversion rates are still much higher on desktop, according to Adobe data. Salesforce found personalization mattered.

EU agrees to end geoblocking to boost single digital market

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:17:27 +0000

Member states believe the move will encourage European business but there is small print to consider.

Amazon gives AWS customers access to its internal machine learning experts

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 23:58:59 +0000

The new ML Solutions Lab helps AWS customers learn how to leverage machine learning, through boot camps, workshops and other programming.

How blockchain can transform the manufacturing industry

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:04:00 +0000

Syncron explains why blockchain could do everything from track E.coli to boost supply chains and customer loyalty.

HP teases lower cost 3D printing systems for color, metal in 2018

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:31:00 +0000

HP has built out an ecosystem and channel for its 3D printing business and is now seeing repeat orders. Next up: A lower cost 3D printing system for mechanical color and metal parts.

Apple reportedly acquires AR startup Vrvana

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:48:55 +0000

The Montreal-based startup produced the Totem AR/VR headset, which never shipped.

HP grows both PC and printing revenue in Q4

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:28:00 +0000

The company's fourth quarter results were in line with market estimates, with broad-based, double-digit growth in all three regions.

HPE chief executive Meg Whitman will step down early next year

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:25:25 +0000

The announcement was made following the report of HPE's fourth quarter earnings.

Salesforce delivers strong Q3, ups revenue outlook

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:25:00 +0000

The fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings outlook is a bit light relative to expectations. Salesforce also projects fiscal 2019 revenue.

Capital One's Critical Stack launches beta for Kubernetes, container orchestration

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:00:05 +0000

The move highlights how every company is becoming a technology firm. Critical Stack is used internally at Capital One to manage microservices and continaers.

HPE extends Nimble's InfoSight engine across its storage portfolio

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:58:00 +0000

InfoSight, complete with a new AI recommendation engine, is set to ship on HPE's high-end 3Par storage line starting in January.

Qualcomm: Mesh networking is the future of smart homes

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:00:00 +0000

Qualcomm's Rahul Patel believes mesh networking is critical to the future of home Wi-Fi -- as long as ISPs learn to see its value.

DOJ antitrust lawsuit seeks to block AT&T, Time Warner merger

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:46:00 +0000

DOJ officials say the proposed deal would harm competition, increase prices for consumers, and reduce innovation; AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson says the DOJ's argument "defies logic and is unprecedented"

Intuit Q1 strong with 2.55 million QuickBooks Online subscribers

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:37:53 +0000

Intuit's first quarter went well as the company continues to add self-employed subscribers to its QuickBooks Online franchise.

Uber inks deal with Volvo for fleet of self-driving cars

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:02:00 +0000

Volvo says it aims to be the "supplier of choice" for autonomous vehicles.

Marvell buys Cavium for $6B as semiconductor players aim to consolidate

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:19:00 +0000

Marvell said the purchase of Cavium will diversify revenue and bolster its ability to address the data center and cloud markets.

FAA approves Flying Cow drones to restore Puerto Rico cell network

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:33:00 +0000

The Flying Cows will act as mobile cell towers in the sky while repairs in the area take place.

Apple HomePod's release delayed until 2018

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:26:00 +0000

The smart speaker was slated for release in December, but it's not quite ready, Apple says.

Tesla Semi: The big questions about costs, benefits ahead of trucking disruption

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:59:00 +0000

Tesla has one fine big rig, but there were enough unknowns in the Tesla Semi unveiling to keep the transportation industry in wait-and-see mode.

UnitedHealthcare Motion adds Samsung, Garmin wearables to wellness mix

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:54:00 +0000

Via Qualcomm Life, UnitedHealthcare Motion is adding more devices to its plan that offers participants up to $1,000 a year for being more active.