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Couchbase joins the cloud database party

Couchbase joins the cloud database party

Couchbase is going live with its new managed cloud database service based on a modern Kubernetes cloud-native architecture. While offering the cloud-neutral flexibility of K8s, the new Couchbase service needs refinements to make it accessible to a wider audience.

June 30, 2020 by

How analytics can improve supply chain agility

How analytics can improve supply chain agility

An efficient supply chain can make the difference between leading a market and being left behind. This presentation shows how real-time analytics can help your supply chain respond dynamically to ever-changing customer needs.

February 10, 2015 by

The Internet of Things: Cool connected cars

The Internet of Things: Cool connected cars

Cars have been getting more clever, talking to your device, and exchanging status information with each other. in this post we show how IoT technology is leading us towards driverless cars that can safely take us wherever we want to go.

December 30, 2014 by

Six clicks: Revolutionary advances in mobile from Apple

Six clicks: Revolutionary advances in mobile from Apple

This time of year thoughts turn to the ideas that emerged to form a new country. On a lesser scale, it's appropriate to think about the ideas that formed the mobile space as we know it today. Among those are a few from Apple that have shaped both the smartphone and tablet segments.

June 25, 2014 by

Why the coronavirus might not be exponentially spreading

Tiernan Ray tells Karen Roby that researchers at Duke and U Michigan found that the data of cases of coronavirus infection globally suggest a “small world” network of relations between infected people and a pace of infection that is less than the exponential pace commonly cited. Read more: https://zd.net/2xo0wSH

March 23, 2020 by

What can AI do to fight global warming?

Tiernan Rays tells Karen Roby that some of the brightest minds in AI last month gathered in Vancouver to propose technology to fight global warming. Despite the brilliance of the inventions, other factors such as policy will be necessary to reduce carbon emissions swiftly. Read more: https://zd.net/373YMLj

January 17, 2020 by

Integrating big data and the weather

Dr. Kevin Petty, director of science and forecast operations in public/private partnerships at The Weather Company, explains to Tonya Hall the benefit of using IBM's Watson, Blue Thunder, and GPU-based processing platforms to integrate big data into weather predictions.

December 24, 2019 by

Google’s AI makes memory a game

Tiernan Ray explains how DeepMind, a unit of Google that develops ambitious AI projects, found a way to stimulate the kind of long-term planning of risk and reward that humans do by turning memory into a game of actions and future payoffs. Read more: https://zd.net/2YEyR9W

December 9, 2019 by