A report from the Brookings Institute claims that innovation within the robotics industry could lead to the formation of a new government entity: the Federal Robotics Commission.
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Demands for user data requests have more than doubled in five years, with the U.S. government leading pack in the global intelligence gathering race.
Drawing from technologies acquired through various acquisitions, eBay said the new DPM-based platform will enable marketers to drive and optimize one-to-one commerce at scale.
Facebook engineers boasted that mcrouter can also work in an Amazon Web Services setup based on Instagram's deployment.
With more than 100 million customers with iPhone 4s and lower devices, the demand for the larger screen iPhone 6 may be insatiable, say analysts.
Macy's expects to complete the installation by early fall, just in time for the upcoming holiday shopping season.
Microsoft's purchase of Minecraft creator Mojang lines up with both the company's mobile ambitions and the need to cultivate future customers for Windows as well as its cloud properties.
Vistapointe's software-based, carrier-grade technologies are geared toward mobile operators embracing Network Functions Virtualization architectures.
The company that jumpstarted the National Football League's migration from paper playbooks to tablets is making a bet that its content control and collaboration platform can score in the enterprise.
Apple's latest iPhones sold in "record" numbers. But the jury is still out on whether or not pre-orders exceeded the iPhone 5s when it first launched.