Monday, June 18, 2018

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InuTeq awarded $1.2 billion NASA contract for advanced computing services

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded ASRC Federal subsidiary InuTeq the NASA Advanced Computing Services (NACS) contract.

Worldwide technology spending on IoT to reach $1.2 trillion in 2022: IDC

Internet of Things (IoT) spending will experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.6% over 2017-2022 and reach $1.2 trillion in 2022, according...

Google investing $550 million in Chinese e-commerce company JD.com

Google is investing over half a billion dollars in Chinese e-commerce player JD.com.

Microsoft acquires social learning platform Flipgrid

Microsoft has acquired social learning platform Flipgrid for an undisclosed sum.

Cohesity raises $250 million

Hyperconverged secondary storage company Cohesity has raised $250 million in a Series D funding round.

Splunk to acquire VictorOps for $120M

Splunk has signed a definitive agreement to acquire DevOps incident management company VictorOps. Under the terms of the agreement, Splunk will acquire VictorOps for...

Google announces its principles for all AI work going forward; and the things it will not do

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

PayPal acquires iZettle for $2.2 billion

PayPal is acquiring iZettle, a small business commerce platform in Europe and Latin America, for $2.2 billion.