Google announces its principles for all AI work going forward; and the things it...

Google has announced seven principles that the company says will guide its artificial research work going forward.

Ayasdi, Teradata Ink Data Architecture Deal

Teradata has inked a partnership with Ayasdi, a company that provides accelerated learning software for complex data. Under the terms of the agreement, Ayasdi's advanced analytics application will be integrated with the Teradata Unified Data Architecture. Ayasdi's technology combines topological data analysis with machine learning algorithms.

Google announces $1 billion in grants; free training initiatives

Google announced three new initiatives, that the company says expands on its efforts to create more opportunities for everyone. The first, Grow with Google, offers free training, tools, and events that can...

GE Launches New Reflective Memory Analyzer

GE has launched the PEAZ-5565 Reflective Memory Analyzer. Designed to simplify and speed the identification and correction of errors in sophisticated distributed memory sharing applications, the PEAZ-5565 complements GE’s range of...

3M Launching Digital Post-it Notes With Evernote

3M and Evernote are partnering to give digital life to Post-it products. Evernote has developed a Post-it Note Camera feature for their iOS 7 app. Any Post-it Note is captured into Evernote,...

Preparing For Surge In Online Traffic? Rackspace Has A Few Pointers

How can companies prepare their websites for the surge in holiday traffic? Cloud hosting provider Rackspace has a few recommendations: Check and test capacity: To avoid website slowdown, do a full audit...

Intel Buys Powerwave Patent Portfolio

Intel has signed a definitive agreement to buy over 1,400 patents and patent applications from an affiliate of the Gores Group, which obtained the patents in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of telecommunications infrastructure company Powerwave Technologies.

HP, CA Technologies Join Open Data Center Alliance

HP and CA Technologies have joined the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA), said the ODCA. The Alliance now represents more than 90 per cent of virtualization software, two thirds of server...

Twilio pricing IPO at $15 a share

Cloud communications platform company Twilio announced the pricing of its public offering of 10,000,000 shares of Class A common stock at a price of $15.00 per share. The shares are expected to begin...

Bank Of China Opens First Smart Branch With IBM

The Bank of China and IBM have worked together to complete the bank's first smart branch. The smart branch incorporates self-help terminals, including one for mobile banking;  intelligent process management, where the bank monitors...

San Francisco Gets Free Public WiFi Along Market Street

Ruckus Wireless has signed a partnership with the city and county of San Francisco, California, to deliver free, high-speed outdoor public WiFi service up and down the Market Street corridor. The...

SAP To Acquire Fieldglass

SAP is acquiring Fieldglass, a technology provider for procuring and managing contingent labor and services, for an undisclosed sum. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with approximately 350 employees, Fieldglass' cloud-based solution is...

Apache Open Climate Gets Top-Level Project Status

The Apache Open Climate Workbench Project has graduated from the Apache Incubator to become a Top-Level Project (TLP), says the Apache Software Foundation. The Apache Open Climate Workbench software is released under...

Cypress, Arrow Electronics announce Internet of Things development platform

Cypress Semiconductor and Arrow Electronics have announced a new Internet of Things (IoT) development platform. The new Quicksilver kit features Cypress’ Wireless Connectivity for Embedded Devices (WICED) platform, and incorporates the Cypress...

IBM To Acquire Dublin-Based Now Factory

IBM has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Now Factory, a privately-held analytics software company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions...