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Apple, GE partner to bring Predix industrial apps to iOS

Apple and GE have inked a partnership to bring industrial apps based on Predix, GE’s industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform, to iOS. The...

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...

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...

Randstad migrating global data centers to AWS

Staffing and recruitment company Randstad says it will migrate its global data centers to AWS. Randstad is consolidating its IT infrastructure across 30 IT departments,...

IBM, UC San Diego collaborating to use AI for healthy living

IBM and the University of California San Diego have announced a multi-year project to work on enhancing quality of life and independence for aging...

Toys”R”Us to launch new online platform with Mirakl

Toys"R"Us has entered into an agreement with online marketplace provider Mirakl, to create an online marketplace for the Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us businesses in the United...

Ikea acquires TaskRabbit

Swedish furniture giant Ikea has signed a conditional agreement to acquire San Francisco, CA-based on-demand services platform companyTaskRabbit for an undisclosed sum. The two...

Ticketek migrates to MongoDB Atlas

Australian ticketing company in the sports and live entertainment industries TEG, says it has migrated to MongoDB Atlas, MongoDB's database as a service for...

Ellie Mae to acquire Velocify for $128 million

Ellie Mae, a cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Velocify, a sales acceleration platform, for...

Halliburton to use Microsoft virtual reality, machine learning, Azure solutions

Microsoft and Halliburton announced plans to enter into a strategic alliance for exploration and production (E&P) science, software and services. Researchers and engineers from both...

KPMG, Automation Anywhere to offer joint process automation solutions

Audit and tax advisory firm KPMG and robotic process automation company Automation Anywhere have inked an alliance, under the terms of which the companies...

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...

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...

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,...

Wipro wins managed services engagement with Grameenphone

Wipro has won a five-year IT infrastructure and applications managed services engagement with Grameenphone. Wipro will be managing the complete IT landscape for Grameenphone, said...