Today, Alation announces that we are bringing our collaborative data catalog to IBM Project DataWorks with Watson. We’re excited to play a role as a founding member of the DataWorks ecosystem.
Twitter Moments Have Their Own Set Of Guidelines And Principles
Along with the release of its new feature, Moments, Twitter shared a set of guidelines and principles that drive the curation team that powers it, as well as its external partners. Algorithms only pop up what’s trending; it’s up to…
Reddit Launches Upvoted, Its “Digital Magazine” For All Things Reddit
Reddit, the squirrely site that has more links to content than you can shake a stick at, has launched a new site with new content. It’s called Upvoted, and it’s a digital magazine of sorts with original digital bits inspired…
Twitter Debuts Moments
Jack Dorsey has returned to his creation and with him comes the hope of bringing more people onto the platform. Maybe they’ll never tweet. Maybe they’ll never follow anyone…but they’ll hopefully get caught up in a Moment or two. Or…
Facebook Hires Founders Of Cellular-Network-In-A-Box Company Endaga
The founders and CEO of Endaga, a company that brings rural villages online with cellular network boxes, announced this weekend they would be joining Facebook and winding down their business operations. Read More
Twitter Shares Pop 5.7% On News Of @Jack’s Return
Providing proof that markets are silly, shares of Twitter stock are up around 5 percent today following news that Jack Dorsey will again be its CEO. Dorsey will retain his role at Square, making him a rare double executive. Read…
Pinterest Expands Buyable Pins To More E-Commerce Platforms, Reaching Thousands Of Merchants
Pinterest announced this morning it’s expanding the reach of its “Buyable Pins” – meaning those pins that allow you to make purchases directly on Pinterest – to several more e-commerce platforms, including Bigcommerce, Magento, and IBM Commerce. The company previously…
IBM today announced exciting news about their Open Platform initiative with Apache Hadoop. And at its DataFirst Launch Event tonight, IBM will provide an early access view of the new IBM Project DataWorks with Watson, along with an introduction to DataFirst Services from IBM. IBM today also announced new partners for IBM Project DataWorks with Watson, including Cask.
From mobile to tablet to desktop, today’s banking consumers demand instant and all-hours access to their financials across multiple platforms around the world. Online theft has expanded in scope from isolated, single-channel incidents to a whole framework of fraud that can happen anywhere and anytime. Here’s a snapshot of the multimillion dollar stakes of online banking fraud. Are you prepared for the battle against theft?
5G, augmented reality, virtual reality—we live in an always-on universe that can’t feed appetites for information fast enough. What consumer insights can telecommunications providers gain and act on from studying subscriber behavior? In this podcast, influencer Evan Kirstel touches on the digital transformation that is required of CSPs in this new data-driven world of marketing. From adopting new technology to reforming institutionalized thinking, he sets up to the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.
The story is familiar. Technology innovation develops at a rapid clip, but agile threat actors seem to never be far behind. Hear what two cybersecurity experts have to say about outthinking threats and minimizing cyber crime through artificial intelligence, cognitive computing and connected Internet of Things devices.
Don’t let your guard down in the digital playground: although social media networks have become a part of daily life for many of us, they pose greater risks than many realize. Find out how solutions designed to identify fraudulent activity and stop it in its tracks help make financial security the new normal in a world of oversharing.