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Entrepreneurship

By 2018, 62% Of CRM Will Be Cloud-Based, And The Cloud Computing Market Will Reach $127.5B

The cloud computing market is growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22.8% from 2014 to 2018, and will reach $127.5B by 2018.<p>Enterprise spending on SaaS applications is approaching 30% of all application spending, and is currently growing at a 17.6% CAGR from 2013 to 2018.<p>By 2018, 62% …

Market Cap

Docker, CoreOS, Google, Microsoft, Amazon And Others Come Together To Develop Common Container Standard

Docker, CoreOS, Google, Microsoft and Amazon are now working on a new standard for software containers with the help of the Linux Foundation. Other members of this coalition include Apcera, Cisco, EMC, Fujitsu Limited, Goldman Sachs, HP, Huawei, IBM, Intel, Joyent, Mesosphere, Pivotal, Rancher …

DevOps

What are you doing with my data? Big Data and IoT Privacy Concerns

As privacy concerns increase amidst the rise of big data and internet of things and companies continue to collect more data on their customers and …

Big Data: 6 Real-Life Business Cases - BI Insight

Big data is changing the competitive landscape. Those who are in a position to take advantage of it often get to market faster with products and …

Top 10 Data Mining Algorithms, Demystified - BI Insight

Today, I’m going to explain in plain English the top 10 most influential data mining algorithms as voted on by 3 separate panels in this survey …

Verizon completes its $4.4 billion purchase of AOL

The parent of the wireless carrier gains a set of new online advertising tools in the deal, as well as media sites such as The Huffington Post.<p>Verizon and AOL are officially hitched, on Tuesday closing a $4.4 billion tie-up that they unveiled last month.<p>AOL, which started as one of the most …

Mobile
Anime

Placemeter Uses Computer Vision To Help Businesses And Cities Measure Vehicle And Pedestrian Traffic

If you own a business, you probably want to know how many people walk into your stores. If you’re a city, you may want to know how many people use a given sidewalk or drive down a certain street. You could measure all of this with some basic sensors or WiFi pinging, but that’s either not very …

VirtualBox

Meet Parrot's new horde of Minidrone toys for land, water and air

From Lego-carrying quadcopters to nighttime two-wheeled rovers to a hybrid copter-hydrofoil, Parrot's expanded its smartphone-controlled robot lineup to 13 options.<p>Parrot would like to help you fulfill your dream of having your very own robot squadron to control with your smartphone.<p>The …

Drones

How artificial intelligence explains analytics

Steve Lohr recently wrote an interesting article titled “If Algorithms Know All, How Much Should Humans Help?” for <i>The New York Times</i> that examines …

A List of Goals Is Not a Strategy

Let’s say you’re getting together with other managers and employees to develop your organization’s or unit’s strategy. No matter how much discussion and enthusiasm you bring to the task, you’re likely to emerge with a list that looks like this:<p>Growth<br>• Superior operational outcomes through efficient …

As OpenStack Matures, IBM Wants A Piece Of The Action

IBM hasn’t been shy about its ambitions to transform into a cloud company, building up a broad portfolio of infrastructure, platform and software services. Part of that strategy has been to be intimately involved with OpenStack, the open source cloud platform. This week at the project’s biannual …

OpenStack

In Ikea’s Kitchen Of The Future, You Won’t Have A Fridge, But You Will Have Drones

Get ready for a smart table that finds a recipe for you when you put your ingredients on it.<p>Kitchens haven’t changed radically since the refrigerator took off in the 1940s. But in the next decade, as food prices go up, water and energy become more precious, and Internet-of-things tech proliferates, …

CEO: Nissan will be ready with autonomous driving by 2020

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Nissan Motor Co. will have vehicles packed with autonomous driving technology by 2020 but whether people will be able to drive them on roads is up to government regulators, Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn said Monday.<p>Many of the world's automakers, and companies outside the auto …

Autonomous Cars

How Fashion Brands Use Digital Storytelling

How can a brand go from a self-made online auction store to one of the fastest growing retailers in less than a decade? Is a moving picture worth …

Louis Vuitton

Barack Obama and Bill Clinton Use Twitter Like the Rest of Us -- To Talk Trash

Well played, Mr. President.<p>President Barack Obama has had his own Twitter account for less seven hours and somebody’s already looking to snag it from him.<p>Former President Bill Clinton tweeted at Obama Monday afternoon, asking if the president’s new Twitter handle stays with the office. That is, …

Social Media

Internet of Things (IoT): 7 steps for success

The Internet of Things (IoT) offers tantalising and practical opportunities for a better world, according to panellists at the recent Social Media …

Internet of Things

Hacking into your home: TVs, refrigerators could be portal to most sensitive info

Forget doors and windows, the easiest way for a crook to break into your home may be through the stainless steel refrigerator in your kitchen, or the big screen TV in the living room.<p>Modern appliances are increasingly connected to the Internet, and each presents a potential path for savvy hackers …

Internet of Things

EY's Chris Mazzei Puts Data And Analytics At The Center Of Decision-Making

<i>A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Chris Mazzei, Global Chief Analytics Officer, EY.</i><p>Two years ago, EY went through a Chairman and CEO succession and a major global strategy refresh (dubbed internally as “Vision 2020″). It was clear to all …

Data Warehousing

Analytics: Do You Have A Strategy? - BI Insight

Big Data and Analytics are buzzwords and hot in the corporate world. Every enterprise worth its salt has embarked on a journey to capitalise on the …

Big Data

Business intelligence startup DataHero takes on $6.1M, partners with HubSpot

DataHero, a startup with cloud software for data visualization that can connect to several other cloud services, announced today a $6.1 million funding round.<p>DataHero also announced a new partnership with marketing-automation software company HubSpot that will allow HubSpot customers to analyze …

9 Security mistakes every Java Developer must avoid

Checkmarx CxSAST is a powerful Source Code Analysis (SCA) solution designed for identifying, tracking and fixing technical and logical security flaws …

Java

The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) promises to deliver several incremental but solid performance increases. They include such features as lower power consumption, much faster data transfer, a set of the government-approved security measures, and a new mechanism for privacy. However, the biggest news about Bluetooth 4.2, especially for IoT device developers, is a newly […]

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Internet of Things

Witness Wins The Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon Grand Prize, Picorico And MoolahMe Are Runners Up

It’s been a long night at the Manhattan Center. Yesterday, we welcomed hundreds of hackers for my favorite spring tradition — the Disrupt NY Hackathon. Some of them were participating in our event for the first time, while others were regular hackers. Their challenge was to come up with a neat, …

Startups

Unlocking insights from data big and small

An overview and examples of hosted analytics solutions, both for data storage and for specific use cases.<p>Data volumes just keep growing, with …

15 Java Socket Programming, Networking Interview Questions and Answers

Networking and Socket Programming is one of the most important areas of Java programming language, especially for those programmers, who are working …

How To Become A Data- And Analytics-Driven Organization

<i>Forbes Insights in partnership with EY recently convened a meeting of its Data and Analytics Advisory Board to discuss the results of Forbes Insights research on the challenges and opportunities companies face in their journey to becoming a data and analytics-driven organization. Below are the</i> …

Big Data