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Aetna, Merck, Target and SAS join forces with Hortonworks to ensure common approach to data governance across all systems and data SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan.
World's Leading User Experience Platform Tops 30,000 Customers and Four Consecutive Years of Triple-Digit Revenue Growth MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan.
Integrates Cloud Paperless Transactions, E-signatures and Financials for offices of Berkshire Hathaway® and ENGEL & VOLKERS® brands in multiple states comprising of over 1000 agents
With data from its 60,000+ business customers, Intermedia sheds new light on the Apple vs.
New Capability Further Extends Visibility for Web-scale Data Centers SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan.
Industry Leader to Leverage Years of Messaging Experience to Help Plan and Drive Committee's Anti-Abuse Work SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.
Unisys' Edge Service Management operated by 21Vianet provides China with a market-leading enterprise grade ITSM solution via a software-as-a-service model BEIJING, Jan.
DS4800 Scanner and TC55 Mobile Computer receive special recognition LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Jan.
Novell ZENworks Suite earns strong scores for customer implementations and ROI PROVO, Utah, Jan.
Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...
An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...
Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...
Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....
William Henry "Bill" Gates III, Born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and Co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. He Co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen. Bill Gates is consistently ranked in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009 — excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. In 2011 he...
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