According to a new report by PwC and The Manufacturing Institute, companies will only be able to embrace robotics by building a workforce that can better leverage the technological advances.
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The move, which goes along with last week's launch of the Cortex M7 processor, is designed to create core standard functions and then let developers add value on top of the hardware.
With Google's latest round of Compute Engine price reductions, can we expect a similar flash sale from Amazon Web Services soon?
LinkedIn is stocking up on new tools designed to attract younger internet users to the platform as these students make the steps on their professional journey, starting with college.
Forrester Research gives BlackBerry props on its enterprise mobility management rankings in contrast to Gartner.
Apple needs to jump start demand for its iPad line. It's unclear whether a gold option and ultimately a 12.9-inch tablet will do the trick.
Oracle's cloud strategy, which revolves around chest thumping around hundreds of cloud apps, reminds me of the meathead in the gym who will tell you about how much he bench presses and the size of his biceps, but lacks leg strength and overall fitness.
Marketo formalizes an initiatives to boost the digital marketing talent pool via research as well as partnerships with universities.
An iOS Trojan called Xsser mRat is similar to an Android virus and appears to be a rare cross platform attack. Target: Hong Kong protesters.
Ellison also took a moment to apologize for missing this regularly-scheduled second keynote last year due to the America's Cup.