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Microsoft and Intel donate Azure Hardware, AI Services to Advance Intelligent Edge Research at Carnegie Mellon University

By CloudBuzz / November 14, 2018

Edge computing is one of the greatest trends that is not only transforming the cloud market, but creating new opportunities for business and society. At its core, edge computing is about harnessing compute on a device, closest to where insights

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AI in the Workplace: New Cognizant ‘Jobs of the Future Index’ Tracks 50 Emerging Roles

By CloudBuzz / November 14, 2018

Index to identify new jobs created as technologies like artificial intelligence, automation, bots and big data continue to grow TEANECK, N.J., Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) Center for the Future of Work today launched a unique new measurement

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Amazon picks New York City, Virginia for $5 billion new headquarters

By CloudBuzz / November 13, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said on Tuesday it will build offices for up to 25,000 people in New York City’s Queens borough and in Northern Virginia, near Washington, D.C., ending a year-long bidding war for a $5

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Oracle Cloud Unveils New HPC Offerings to Support Mission Critical Workloads

By CloudBuzz / November 12, 2018

Oracle Cloud Unveils New HPC Offering Oracle now provides a complete set of solutions for any high performance computing workload, built to offer the best performance at the lowest cost in the cloud Oracle today announced availability of new bare

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Capgemini in Gartner Magic Quadrant

By CloudBuzz / November 9, 2018

Paris, November 9, 2018 – Capgemini, today announced that Capgemini (Prosodie) has been positioned as a Leader by Gartner in its Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service, Western Europe for the fourth consecutive year. It was one of eight

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Batteryless smart devices closer to reality

By CloudBuzz / November 8, 2018

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have taken a huge step towards making smart devices that do not use batteries or require charging. These battery-free objects, which feature an IP address for internet connectivity, are known as Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

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Amazon drops free shipping minimum in tussle for holiday sales

By CloudBuzz / November 5, 2018

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said on Monday it would offer free shipping with no purchase minimum for the first time this holiday season, heating up the competition with Walmart Inc (WMT.N) and other rivals vying for customers’ Christmas shopping

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Alibaba quarterly revenue falls short of estimates

By CloudBuzz / November 2, 2018

(Reuters) – China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue on Friday, another sign of slowing momentum for China’s giant e-commerce platforms and its economy. Alibaba’s stock has fallen more than 12 percent this year, weighed down by

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Carl Icahn sues Dell over plans to go public

By CloudBuzz / November 1, 2018

(Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn filed a lawsuit against Dell Technologies on Thursday, alleging that the computer maker did not disclose “basic information” related to its plans to go public by buying back its tracking stock (DVMT.N). Icahn, who

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Volvo Cars taps Baidu tech to develop robotaxi for China

By CloudBuzz / November 1, 2018

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Volvo Cars has teamed up with Chinese search engine operator Baidu to develop a self-driving taxi for China, it said on Thursday, opening another frontier to secure its place in the robotaxi market while its Uber supply

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