November, 2018

The Power of Reframing and the Economics of Starting Pitching

Economics of Starting Pitching I’m a big fan of Woody Allen’s earlier movies such as “Bananas”, “Sleeper” and especially the award winning “Annie Hall.”  One of the things that always impressed me about Woody Allen was his [...]

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

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 [...]

The New Industrial Revolution – According to the WSJ

The insert in today’s US print edition of the Wall Street Journal is called The New Industrial Revolution. The paper updates and adds new data to the promise, made by Klaus Schwab, founder of the World Economic [...]

Oracle Cloud Unveils New HPC Offerings to Support Mission Critical Workloads

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 [...]

Capgemini in Gartner Magic Quadrant

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 [...]

How the Oil Industry Can Benefit from IoT Technology

Oil Industry Can Benefit from IoT In 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil tragedy struck and took the nation’s attention for months. Two-hundred million gallons of oil spilled, 16,000 miles is the range it spread across the coastline from [...]

Batteryless smart devices closer to reality

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 [...]

Alibaba’s on-demand online services unit valued at $30 billion: sources

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Alibaba Group’s newly formed on-demand online services unit has rocketed in value to as much as $30 billion after raising $4 billion in fresh funds, people with knowledge of the situation told [...]