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Google fined $1.49BN in Europe for antitrust violations in search ad brokering

By CloudBuzz | March 20, 2019

The European Commission has just announced another antitrust fine for Google. The latest fine — $1.49BN — relates to its search ad brokering business which competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager  noted today is “by far” the company’s main source of revenue. “Today’s decision is


Fisker Relaunches Tesla Rivalry with $40k Electric Car

By CloudBuzz | March 19, 2019

The company said it is “currently finalizing the selection of a facility, located in the U.S. to produce the all-electric SUV. which will have a range of some 300 miles between charges. Fisker, the electric car brand which was an

Trend Micro Survey Confirms Organizations Struggle With a Lack of Security Talent and Tidal Waves of Threat Alerts

By CloudBuzz | March 18, 2019

Nearly 50 percent of organizations surveyed lack the necessary talent to maintain security measures LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today reported survey results that the ongoing and often detrimental shortage of cybersecurity talent has led

Cognizant Modernizes EmblemHealth Legacy Systems

By CloudBuzz | March 18, 2019

Health Plan Migrates Financial Operations and Business Processes to Oracle’s Cloud TEANECK, N.J., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) announced its work with New York City based health insurance provider EmblemHealth, one of the largest non-profit health insurers in the U.S., to consolidate all of

Six in Ten Consumers Willing to Share Significant Personal Data with Banks and Insurers in Exchange for Lower Pricing, Accenture Study Finds

By CloudBuzz | March 14, 2019

LONDON, NEW YORK and HONG KONG; March 14, 2019 – Nearly six in ten consumers would be willing to share significant personal information, such as location data and lifestyle information, with their bank and insurer in exchange for lower pricing

Jack in the Box® Transforms ‘On-the-Go’ Dining with Cognizant

By CloudBuzz | March 12, 2019

TEANECK, N.J., March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) announced it is developing a new digital strategy for Jack in the Box® restaurants, one of the largest hamburger chains in the U.S. The initiative includes a mobile app that enhances the brand’s “on-the-go”

The enterprise data warehouse of the future

By CloudBuzz | March 12, 2019

Though the enterprise data warehouse (EDW) has traditionally been the repository for historical data such as sales and financials, it is quickly evolving to meet the demands of new technologies. These include artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), mobile

Worldwide Spending on Artificial Intelligence Systems Will Grow to Nearly $35.8 Billion in 2019

By CloudBuzz | March 11, 2019

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 11, 2019 – Worldwide spending on artificial intelligence (AI) systems is forecast to reach $35.8 billion in 2019, an increase of 44.0% over the amount spent in 2018. With industries investing aggressively in projects that utilize AI software

NVIDIA to Acquire Mellanox for $6.9 Billion

By CloudBuzz | March 11, 2019

NVIDIA to Acquire Mellanox Unites leaders in processing and interconnect for the high performance computing market Builds on the companies’ long history of collaboration and joint innovation Expected to be accretive to NVIDIA’s non-GAAP gross margin, non-GAAP EPS and free

Thousands of people are protesting Russia’s new internet bill

By CloudBuzz | March 11, 2019

Protests have taken place in Russian cities, including Moscow, against the government’s plans to enforce tougher internet controls. What’s it all about: The “digital sovereignty bill” requires Russian telecom companies to be able to reroute all internet traffic to exchange points