Monolithic networks like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest are holding us back, as individuals and as businesses, says Dion Hinchcliffe.
Google Is Now Bigger Than Both The Magazine And Newspaper Industries
Jim Edwards Nov. 12, 2013, 11:43 AM, businessinsider.com
Google has become so big that sometimes it’s difficult to understand just how big it is. It’s on course to do $60 billion in revenue this year, almost all of that from advertising. But how big is that in terms of the media it competes…
Cisco announced two important things in today’s earnings report: The first is that the company is aggressively moving into the Internet of Things—the effort to connect just about every object on earth to the internet—by rolling out new…
if NSA spying keeps American companies from dominating the market at an early stage, it could mean that in the long run they’ll simply be locked out of these markets while competitors like Huawei and ZTE reap the benefits.
Oops! Not quite unexpected though…
IBM’s Watson supercomputer is taking a big step towards public use. Today, the company announced plans to open Watson up to developers in 2014, establishing an open platform and API that would let coders to build apps on top of the…
It would interesting to track the areas in which Watson will enter since it likely will be a force that transforms work in that area quite dramatically over time.
This battle seems now to increase in intensity. Will the publishers kill the libraries in their battle to retain or increase their revenues? Regardless if they lose academics as their customers and producers of content and push them do more illegal copying as well as use P2P solutions, or win them and build stronger bond to them, academic libraries will have a difficult time finding their role in between.
Knowledge automation tools could take on tasks equal to the output of up to 140 million full-time workers by 2025. Photo: EPFL/AFP
American sports don’t often grab my attention but this gridiro …
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