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Huawei Sets Sights On U.S. Smartphone Market

July 1, 2015 12:26 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos | Comments

Chinese company Huawei is the fourth largest smartphone producer in the world, but it faces challenges expanding overseas.

Cisco Unveils New IoT System

July 1, 2015 9:30 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Cisco Systems this week unveiled a new framework designed to ease businesses' entry into the...

Gap Analysis: Driving ROI

June 30, 2015 11:33 am | by Bilal Paracha | Articles | Comments

A gap analysis can move manufacturing facilities into the future of business intelligence....

Microsoft Trims Some Fat To Get Back To Its Core Strengths

June 30, 2015 11:24 am | by Newslook | Videos | Comments

Microsoft appears to be shedding smaller projects in hopes of getting back to its roots and...

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Union Sues Feds Over Hack, Says Agency Had Ample Warning

June 30, 2015 9:56 am | by Ken Dilanian, AP Intelligence Writer | News | Comments

The largest federal employee union filed a class action lawsuit Monday against the federal personnel office, its leaders and one of its contractors, arguing that negligence contributed to what government officials are calling one of the most damaging cyberthefts in U.S. history.

Tech News Of The Week: Ford’s High-Tech Bike

June 26, 2015 12:17 pm | by Jon Minnick, Editor | News | Comments

This edition looks at Microsoft’s new mission, Google’s “Undo Send” option and a high-tech bicycle from Ford.

Box Partners With IBM To Build A Bigger, Better Cloud

June 25, 2015 1:15 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

Bob Picciano, analytics senior vice president at IBM, and Aaron Levine, CEO at Box, discuss their cloud computing partnership and what the combination will deliver to their customers. 

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Project Soli: Google's Latest Advanced Technology

June 25, 2015 1:09 pm | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Videos | Comments

Project Soli is developing a new interaction sensor using radar technology. It fits onto a chip, can be produced at scale and built into small devices and everyday objects.

Ford To Begin Engineering Self-Driving Cars

June 25, 2015 11:31 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Ford Motor Co. this week announced plans to upgrade its autonomous driving program from initial research to advanced engineering.  

Google Building Next Data Center At Alabama Power Plant Site

June 25, 2015 11:26 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Google is converting an old coal-burning power plant in Alabama into a sleek data center running on renewable energy to fuel the additional computing capacity needed to process Internet search requests, show digital video, give directions, deliver email and store photos.

Business Intelligence Helps Manufacturers Keep Smart, Stay Sharp

June 24, 2015 12:15 pm | by Daniel Erickson | Articles | Comments

In this age of Big Data, it is possible for manufacturers to warehouse and mine internal and external data, and use this data to their advantage.

BlackBerry Strategy Creating Excitement

June 23, 2015 12:10 pm | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Videos | Comments

Sure, BlackBerry devices aren't as popular as iPhones and Androids. But the company has made a big bet on software ... and it looks like it is paying off.

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Cyber Security Is A Global Epidemic

June 23, 2015 12:04 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

Symantec Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales Adrian Jones discusses cyber security how it’s changing and the future of the industry.

Establish Authority In The Parts Market To Expand Revenue Channels

June 22, 2015 12:25 pm | by Mark Gross | Articles | Comments

A look at how manufacturers can benefit from implementing a content management strategy.

Tech News Of The Week: Land Rover’s Remote Controlled Car

June 19, 2015 12:31 pm | by Jon Minnick, Editor | News | Comments

This edition looks at defective automatic braking systems, Nokia’s return to the phone market and Land Rover’s smartphone remote control for its SUVs.

Engineering Newswire: Mood-Altering Wearable Zaps Brain

June 19, 2015 11:28 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

This Engineering Newswire looks at putting breathalyzers in your steering wheel, sticking contacts in our nose to battle allergies and gluing a wearable to your head to put you in a better mood.

Document Management: From Windows To Widgets — The Advantage Is Clear

June 19, 2015 11:09 am | by Jeff Frankel | Articles | Comments

Increasing efficiency, productivity and gaining competitive advantage are only some of the reasons manufacturing companies large and small are turning to document management systems.

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California Reveals Details Of Self-Driving Car Accidents

June 19, 2015 10:08 am | by Justin Pritchard, Associated Press | News | Comments

California state officials released reports Thursday detailing six accidents that involved self-driving car prototypes, reversing a policy that shielded details of how the next-generation technology is performing during testing on public roads.

AT&T Hit With $100M Fine, Company Vows To Fight

June 19, 2015 9:29 am | by Anne Flaherty, Associated Press | News | Comments

AT&T Mobility LLC has been slapped with a record $100 million fine for offering consumers "unlimited" data, but then slowing their Internet speeds after they reached a certain amount.

Improving Downtime And Disaster Recovery With Virtualization

June 17, 2015 7:53 am | by Jacob Haugen | Articles | Comments

Virtualization as a manufacturing tool is powerful because it's hardware independent for systems that cannot fail.

Tech News Of The Week: BlackBerry Android Smartphone

June 12, 2015 12:42 pm | by Jon Minnick, Editor | News | Comments

This edition looks at Sony’s plans for a comeback, the home battery from Mercedes-Benz and BlackBerry’s switch to Android.

BMW Unveils Its New 7-Series

June 12, 2015 11:39 am | by Wall Street Journal | Videos | Comments

BMW has launched its latest range of executive cars. The new 7-series includes gesture control, self parking and an app store.

Why Hackers Have Made Energy Industry A Favorite Target

June 12, 2015 11:31 am | Videos | Comments

A study conducted in April by Symantec found that computer-system invaders attacked 43 percent of global mining, oil and gas companies at least once last year. 

Court Says Net Neutrality Rules Will Go Into Effect Friday

June 12, 2015 9:57 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Rules that treat the Internet like a public utility and prevent companies from blocking or slowing down some online traffic will go into effect Friday after a federal appeals court refused to delay them.

Oculus' Virtual-Reality Headset To Simulate Touch, Gestures

June 12, 2015 9:51 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Oculus is expanding its virtual-reality headset to simulate the sensation of touch and gesturing as part of its quest to blur the lines between the fake and genuine world.

Apple's iOS 9 In :90

June 11, 2015 12:00 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos | Comments

Apple announced a new app for reading news, transit maps and a "smarter" Siri as part of its iOS update.

Jawbone Files 2nd Lawsuit Against Rival Fitbit

June 11, 2015 10:34 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Fitness tracker maker Jawbone has filed its second lawsuit in two weeks against competitor Fitbit.

Report Says Rich Nations Face Rising Risks Of Cyberattacks

June 11, 2015 9:58 am | by Elaine Kurtenbach, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Wealthy nations face a high and fast-growing threat of cyberattacks while risks from terrorism increasingly are confined to poorer, conflict-stricken countries, according to a defense outlook report by the consultancy Deloitte.

Report Exposes Major Cybersecurity Flaws

June 10, 2015 12:22 pm | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

A report by cybersecurity firm Trustwave details how hackers are profiting from vulnerabilities in passwords and devices.

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