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Google Prepares To Launch Android TV (Report)

Google has plans for another smart TV product, according to a report in The Verge.<p>Apparently this set top box will be less ambitious and easier to use than one of the company’s previous initiatives, Google TV. In the words of Google documents that The Verge said it has obtained, “Android TV is an …

Microsoft unveils Windows in the car, battles Apple CarPlay

Microsoft has been powering a lot of different car entertainment systems over the years. Ford, Kia, BMW, Nissan, and Fiat have all used special versions of Windows to create their own interfaces and systems, but Microsoft is also focusing on its own "Metro" user interface for its Windows in the car …

How IBM Is Using Watson And An Innovative Workspace To Crunch Big Data For Big Solutions

At the Accelerated Discovery Lab, the company is trying to create “strategic serendipity,” with an open workplace and lots of cross-collaboration (and, of course, a genius super computer). The first task: Finding new cancer drugs.<p>IBM loves Big Data. The bigger it gets, the more servers, storage, …

Changing Times Spur Startup Growth in Jerusalem

It's been more than 2,000 years since Jerusalem made a mark with technology.<p>That's when King Herod used the then-most modern construction methods to …

The Best PR Advice You’ve Never Heard - from Facebook’s Head of Tech Communications

“Imagine you’re sitting across from a reporter at lunch. You’re telling them what you do, your story, why they should care about your product. You …

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What Meetings Feel Like For Engineers

Amazon vs. Microsoft: Who is winning today’s big tech PR battle?

Two of Seattle’s tech giants are battling it out for tech media mindshare today, with Amazon.com announcing its much-anticipated $99 Amazon Fire TV …

How Executives Around The World Balance Their Personal And Professional Lives

New research from Harvard Business School suggests executives who make deliberate choices experience satisfaction in both their personal and professional lives.<p>The search for work-life balance is a topic of great interest, as evidenced by the 347 million Google search results and more than 18,000 …

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