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Volkswagen is adding Amazon Alexa to its cars

Ford isn't the only auto company adding Amazon's Alexa to its cars -- Volkswagen plans to do the same. From the quick demo I had on the CES show floor, it seems like a pretty smart pairing. VW's Alexa-enabled cars will basically have full access to everything the Echo can do, but the company built …

From Ikea, 7 Key Insights On The Future Of Home

Ikea interviewed 12,000 people to find out what home means to them. The big priorities? Good Wi-Fi and alone time.<p>This month, Ikea released the annual Life at Home report. Now in its third year, the report helps Ikea develop new products, offering a tantalizing glimpse at designs that could shape …

Warning: CDOs can be hazardous to your CIO's health

The rise of the chief digital officer (CDO) has generated its fair share of agita among CIOs, many of whom view the role as competition for their IT …

C-suite Leadership

Why 84% Of Companies Fail At Digital Transformation

<i>My conversation with Michael Gale on the trials and tribulations large companies still face on their journeys towards digital transformation. Michael is a partner at PulsePoint group. He is a recognized industry expert in integrated technology marketing, having founded Strategic Oxygen in 2001,</i> …

Innovation

When Old Technologies Create New Industries

People understandably get excited about new digital technologies, whether it’s the digital camera that is cheaper than developing rolls upon rolls of film, or the photo-sharing apps that – in turn — make your iPhone camera easier to use than your old digital camera.<p>New technology is so much fun …

Why digital transformation is forcing IT to evolve

The Facebook 100Gbps data center switch is a indicator of how traditional enterprise vendors no longer drive innovation. This is forcing IT to change …

Innovation

How advanced analytics can drive productivity

Companies have more data than ever at their disposal, but are they doing enough with it? Taking full advantage requires tackling legal, regulatory, …

Kuala Lumpur

There is a 'game changer' technology on Wall Street and people keep confusing it with bitcoin

Goldman Sachs says the technology "has the potential to redefine transactions" and can change "everything."<p>JPMorgan last month announced it was launching a trial project with the blockchain startup led by its former executive, Blythe Masters.<p>Her company, Digital Asset Holdings, has secured funding …

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Volkswagen Group: Investment planning sets the course for digital transformation and "Strategy 2025"

Volkswagen Group is adapting its financial planning to current trends and creating a solid basis for implementing “TOGETHER – Strategy 2025”, its …