Blackboard, IBM sign agreement on cognitive education solutions, managed infrastructure

Education technology company Blackboard and IBM have signed a collaborative agreement for IBM to manage Blackboard’s datacenters and cloud infrastructure. The two companies will also work together to develop educational solutions, based on IBM...

Walmart steps up e-commerce game with $310 million Bonobos acquisition

Walmart  is acquiring Bonobos, a menswear retailer launched online in 2007, for $310 million in cash. Following the closing, Andy Dunn, founder and CEO of Bonobos will report to Marc Lore, president...

Accenture to design the communications system for Vatican News

The Ministry of Communications of the Vatican has appointed Accenture Interactive to help design and deliver its new communications system called Vatican News.  

Facebook joins Visa Digital Enablement Program

Facebook has joined the Visa Digital Enablement Program (VDEP), which offers a commercial framework to for partners to access Visa’s token services and other digital capabilities globally. The Visa Token Service is...

Rolta Awarded $25M Contract To Build Intelligent 3D-Model Of City

Indian IT solutions company Rolta has been awarded a $25 million intelligent 3D city modeling contract by a major Middle-East country. The project involves creation of a 3D model of various municipal...

Facebook acquires two month old tbh app for undisclosed sum

Facebook has acquired tbh (short for to be honest), an app that lets users give anonymous positive feedback to friends. Tbh was launched on August 3rd, 2017 in the State of Georgia,...

Cushman & Wakefield to use Tango project management software

Real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield have entered into an agreement with Tango, to be their global project management technology partner.

Xerox, PARC to partner with Innovation Lab

Xerox and PARC, will partner with the Innovation Lab, an Innovation Institute company, to work on health care challenges through collaboration in medical technology, engineering and robotics. The Innovation Lab also works...

Maersk, IBM partnering on blockchain-based supply chain solution

IBM and Maersk are collaborating to work on a joint blockchain technology solution for the shipping and logistics industry. The companies have built a blockchain solution based on the open source Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Fabric...

Rackspace taps Jellyfish as digital agency of record

Global digital marketing agency Jellyfish has been named digital agency of record by Rackspace. Jellyfish will work with Rackspace in North American and UK markets through digital strategy, audience and media planning,...

The Weather Company to add data from FlightAware

The Weather Company, an IBM business, is adding live flight tracking data from FlightAware to its global flight operations solution. The Weather Company will also combine flight tracking data from FlightAware with its...

Walmart partners with Google for voice shopping

Walmart is making its products available online outside its own website for the first time. The world's biggest retailer has inked a partnership with Google, under which Walmart products will be...

Samsung Heavy Industries selects AWS as cloud provider

Samsung Heavy Industries has selected AWS as its preferred cloud provider, Amazon said in a statement on Wednesday.

Walmart, IBM launch Blockchain Food Safety Alliance in China

Walmart,  IBM, Chinese e-commerce company JD.com, and Tsinghua University will be working together in a Blockchain Food Safety Alliance.

Tyson Foods selects FoodLogiQ for supply chain management solution

Tyson Foods has selected food safety compliance SaaS provider FoodLogiQ for global supply chain visibility, streamlined supplier management, and quality issue tracking and reporting.