Samsung launches 1TB embedded universal flash storage

Samsung says it has begun mass producing the industry’s first one-terabyte (TB) embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) 2.1, for use in mobile phones.

Global IT spending to reach $3.76 trillion in 2019: Gartner

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.76 trillion in 2019, according to a  forecast by Gartner.

Open source mapping platform Mapzen now a Linux Foundation project

Mapzen, an open source mapping platform focused on map display including search and navigation, is a now a Linux Foundation project, the industry body said in a statement.

IBM Services signs $260 million IT services agreement with Bank of the Philippine Islands

IBM and the Bank of the Philippine Islands, a universal bank headquartered in Manila, has signed a $260 million, multi-year services agreement.

Facebook creating AI ethics research center with Technical University of Munich

Facebook has inked a partnership with the Technical University of Munich (TUM) to create an independent AI ethics research center.

AT&T Park in San Francisco has become Oracle Park in new sponsorship deal

The San Francisco Giants and Oracle have signed a 20-year partnership providing Oracle with the naming rights to the ballpark through 2038.

ExxonMobil, research labs join IBM quantum computing network

ExxonMobil and research laboratories CERN, Argonne, Fermilab, and Lawrence Berkeley are joining the IBM quantum computing network, says IBM.

DARPA seeks to develop schema-based AI capability

DARPA says it is seeking to develop schema-based AI capabilities, to enhance reasoning about complex world events and generate actionable insights. 

IBM launches quantum computing system for commercial use

IBM has unveiled Q System One, what the company calls, 'an integrated universal approximate quantum computing system'.

Kroger launches unmanned delivery service in Scottsdale, AZ

Kroger is launching an unmanned delivery service, available to the general public (to the general public in Scottsdale, Arizona, only for now; but nonetheless), in association with Nuro, a...

Apple investing $1 billion in new Austin campus

The Cupertino giant is headed over to Texas. Apple has announced a major expansion of its operations in Austin, including an investment of $1 billion to build a new campus in North Austin.

Worldwide server market revenue increased 37.7% YoY

Vendor revenue in the worldwide server market increased 37.7%, year over year to $23.4 billion during the third quarter of 2018 (3Q18), according to IDC.

Indonesian tech company Tokopedia raises $1.1 billion

Indonesian technology company Tokopedia has raised $1.1 billion in a financing round.

Qualcomm launches $100M AI investment fund

Qualcomm has launched an AI Fund as part of its venture investment wing, and says will invest up to $100 million in AI startups.

Apple launches app development program for women

Apple has launched Entrepreneur Camp, an initiative designed to create opportunities for app-driven businesses owned or led by women.