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Lions Innovation programme roars to the edge

Lions Innovation has released its programme of live tech demonstrations, immersive performances and the latest innovations in voice tech, bots, AI, IoT, AR and mixed realities

19 May 2017

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Blowing out the walls

Facebook's ambitions have set the company on a course to radically shift its standing from social media giant to futuristic innovation hub

By Gil Sperling 11 May 2017

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Russian TV drops The Simpsons 'Pokemon Go' episode criticised by clerics

A Russian cartoon channel said on Thursday that it would not air a The Simpsons episode about playing a game similar to Pokemon Go in a church that has been criticised by Orthodox clerics.

5 May 2017

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Skyfii rolls out its SaaS platform to 500 Woolworths' stores

The Australian data analytics and marketing services company Skyfii has signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with the Woolworths Group and has already rolled out its ‘IO' Software as a Service (SaaS) platform subscription data analytics services to 126 stores

2 May 2017

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Director of connectivity programs, Yael Maguire at F8 event
F8: Connectivity, artificial intelligence and more from day two

Day two of Facebook's annual event

21 Apr 2017

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Alibaba backs decision to add video games to 'Asia Olympics'

Online retail giant Alibaba on Thursday batted down criticism over a decision to add e-sports to the lineup of the 2022 Asia Games in China, responding to scepticism about an event it will play a major role in promoting.

21 Apr 2017

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F8 2017: Camera effects platform and more from day one

Facebook annual event attracts thousands as new tech revealed

20 Apr 2017

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Amazon, Flipkart battle in India for e-commerce's 'last frontier'
Amazon, Flipkart battle in India for e-commerce's 'last frontier'

With 100 million new internet users every year, Amazon is betting big on India, but a major new investment in homegrown rival Flipkart means the battle to dominate the fast-growing e-commerce market is set to heat up

20 Apr 2017

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In-vehicle infotainment to dominate M2M data traffic
In-vehicle infotainment to dominate M2M data traffic

A new study from Juniper Research has found that new in-vehicle infotainment services such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will generate

29 Jul 2016

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First global index of makers and shakers in EdTech revealed
First global index of makers and shakers in EdTech revealed

In association with the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), EdTechXGlobal has launched the Makers and Shakers of Education Technology Index - the first comprehensive global listing

3 Jun 2016

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Microsoft wants Windows to open into mixed reality
Microsoft wants Windows to open into mixed reality

Microsoft is out to use Windows software to do for altered reality what it did for personal computers: make them commonplace

2 Jun 2016

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Volvo Cars to launch a car without a key
Volvo Cars to launch a car without a key

For decades, drivers have been accustomed to accessing and driving cars with physical keys. But no longer. Volvo Cars plans to become the world's first car manufacturer to offer cars

19 Feb 2016

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IBM buys Truven Health Analytics for $2.6bn
IBM buys Truven Health Analytics for $2.6bn

IBM announced a deal to buy Truven Health Analytics for $2.6 billion as the US tech giant builds its business in cloud computing and data management for the health industry

19 Feb 2016

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Microsoft testing underwater data centres

Microsoft has revealed that as the world turns to computing power in the cloud it is working to put data centres under water.

3 Feb 2016

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Yang Yuanqing (Lenovo) and Bill McDermott (SAP SE)
SAP and Lenovo partner to advance digital economy

SAP SE and Lenovo announced a multifaceted partnership to develop cloud solutions in China, create innovations between the SAP HANA platform and Lenovo systems and

29 Jan 2016

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Moody's, S&P cut scandal-hit Toshiba's credit rating to junk
Moody's, S&P cut scandal-hit Toshiba's credit rating to junk

Crisis-hit Toshiba's woes deepened when Moody's and Standard & Poor's cut its credit rating to junk, casting doubt on a turnaround plan unveiled

23 Dec 2015