• !How to protect yourself from ATM crime
    The ATM card is dead. Or is it?Starting Monday, all 13,000 Wells Fargo ATMs will enable you to withdraw money without using your card, according to Jonathan Velline, head of Wells Fargo ATM and branch strategy.It works like this: Open the Wells Fa…
    - 9 hours ago 25 Mar 17, 11:00am -
  • !43% off Caller-ID Call Blocker For Robo-calls, Telemarketers and Other Nuisances - Deal Alert
    Just hit the big red "block now" button and say goodbye to robocalls, telemarketer calls, solicitor calls, elections calls, junk faxes or anyone else you'd prefer not to hear from. This small and discreet gadget can also block international and priv…
    - 20 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 11:38pm -
  • !Consultant urges never pay ransomware demands
    When ransomware criminals lock up files and demand payment to decrypt them, don’t pay, was the advice a consultant gave to a group at SecureWorld.When there’s no risk of losing crucial data, that’s easy to say, and to make is possible require…
    - 22 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 9:40pm -
  • !How Trump’s ‘extreme vetting’ hurts science and tech
    Details of President Donald Trump's plans for "extreme vetting" of visa applicants have emerged and they are clearly demanding. Getting a visa will require people from many countries to turn over social media handles, employment history and other in…
    - 22 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 9:10pm -
  • !Google shuttering Talk, removing SMS support from Hangouts in new messaging shakeup
    Messaging has never been Google’s strong suit. Aside from the various messaging apps from Android phone makers, it also has its own problems, with numerous overlapping apps that all have similar functions: Allo, Android Messages, Hangouts, Duo, Go…
    - 24 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 8:05pm -

WSJ: CIO Journal

  • !Coca-Cola Elevates IT With Direct Line to the Top
    Under a series of corporate moves announced Friday, the beverage giant’s senior IT and innovation leaders will report to its CEO, as the company seeks to boost efforts to “digitize all aspects” of its business.
    - 23 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 8:53pm -
  • What Your CEO Is Reading: Wal-Mart CEO Says ‘Hello Google’; Strategic Pizza Infrastructure
    Wal-Mart’s innovator’s dilemma; Pizza infrastructure chugs along; Man who made the Cubs world champs named best leader in world; What the public knows about cybersecurity
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 6:37pm -
  • Bye-Bye Benjamin: The Digital Money Case for Phasing Out the $100 Bill
    India’s decision to ban some paper currency in its fight against corruption and tax evasion had the side effect of pulling more of its citizens into the economy through the acceleration of a digital payments infrastructure, Columnist Irving Wladaws…
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 6:19pm -
  • The Morning Download: KeyCorp CIO Brings Bank into Era of Fintech
    The bank, the bedrock of most peoples' financial lives, has become more of an app on their phone. As banking bleeds into fintech, it is joining a host of industries that are making a similar transition, from being online to being a digital business.
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 11:53am -
  • KeyCorp CIO Develops Digital Construction Zone
    KeyCorp, fresh off its $4.1 billion First Niagara Financial Group acquisition, is moving the merged entity into the digital world. The effort, under CIO Amy Brady’s leadership, includes building new software and discarding old, moving some systems…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 9:32pm -

Information Week

Forrester Blogs

  • !How Is Your B2B Marketing Garden Growing? Prune And Plant With Our B2B Marketing Spring Webinar Series
    My former neighbor bought the house next door primarily due to its 9-acre potential. Over the years, I got to see his garden develop from a razed backyard to a well-orchestrated, nearly year-round landscape of seasonal beauty. He'd continually prune…
    - 23 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 8:31pm -
  • Introducing Content Intelligence
    A riddle: What's the difference between your content and mashed potatoes?Answer?Nothing.To the technologies that host and deliver your content, the stuff they deliver may just as well be mashed potatoes as text strings or image files.Even markete…
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 4:27pm -
  • The Disruptive Force of Disruption
    Digital disruption is a fairly well understood dynamic: new entrant uses technology in new ways to upend existing business models and disrupt markets. In other words, digital disruption is a distinct force with a distinct life span that is mostly ext…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 3:23pm -
  • A Side Note on Side Shows At Mobile World Congress
    Clearly Mobile World Congress has evolved from its origins as a telecom event into one that captures the pervasive uses of connectivity and digital transformation broadly. That evolution has created an enormous, eclectic event. This year 108,000 regi…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 11:56am -
  • Mobile World Congress’ Marvelesque Duel: Mobility Drives Forces For Good And Evil
    Attendees flocked to yet another Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this month, attracted by the buzz of new devices, new technologies, and new business opportunities. This year 108,000 registered attendees and 2,300 exhibitors contributed to…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 11:41am -

Gartner Blog Network


Tech Republic

WIRED Business

  • !YouTube’s Ad Problems Finally Blow Up in Google’s Face
    Brands boycotted Google this past week when they learned their ads were appearing on hateful videos. The pressure could finally force the company to change. The post YouTube’s Ad Problems Finally Blow Up in Google’s Face appeared first on WIRED.
    - 9 hours ago 25 Mar 17, 11:00am -
  • !Hate to Break It to Steve Mnuchin, But AI’s Already Taking Jobs
    Today, in 2017, the treasury secretary said he had no worries about robots putting people out of work. The post Hate to Break It to Steve Mnuchin, But AI's Already Taking Jobs appeared first on WIRED.
    - 23 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 8:33pm -
  • !How Trump’s Ultimatum Gambit Sank His Health Care Bill
    The GOP and White House just lost big on health care. And it's Trump's ultimatum that may have cost them the vote. The post How Trump's Ultimatum Gambit Sank His Health Care Bill appeared first on WIRED.
    - 23 hours ago 24 Mar 17, 8:14pm -
  • Silicon Valley Would Rather Cure Death Than Make Life Worth Living
    While Silicon Valley titans are drunk on the transhumanist promise to cure death, people are dying of curable problems that technologists ignore. The post Silicon Valley Would Rather Cure Death Than Make Life Worth Living appeared first on WIRED.
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 8:38pm -
  • The Battle for Top AI Talent Only Gets Tougher From Here
    The company has a new AI lab in the hope of becoming the chipmaker of choice for the world's smartest machines. The post The Battle for Top AI Talent Only Gets Tougher From Here appeared first on WIRED.
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 3:00pm -


TechCrunch Enterprise

  • !Eligible founder Katelyn Gleason’s plan to upend the billion dollar medical billing industry
     Medical billing is a largely untapped and lucrative industry, potentially pulling in $55 billion globally by 2020. But it’s inner workings are still very murky — most of the time it’s not clear how much something will cost and sometimes you…
    - 32 mins ago 25 Mar 17, 7:04pm -
  • !Matroid can watch videos and detect anything within them
     If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video is worth that times the frame rate. Matroid, a computer vision startup launching out of stealth today, enables anyone to take advantage of the information inherently embedded in video. You can build y…
    - 3 hours ago 25 Mar 17, 5:01pm -
  • CoreOS extends its Tectonic Kubernetes service to Azure and OpenStack
     While CoreOS is probably still best known for its Linux distribution, that was only the company’s gateway drug to a wider range of services. Tectonic, the company’s service for running Kubernetes-based container deployments in the enterprise,…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 5:00pm -
  • Ripcord gets $9.5 million Series A for its corporate file digitization service
     The way Ripcord CEO Alex Fielding discusses chief competitor Iron Mountain, the record keeping company sounds like it runs the warehouse from the last scene of Raiders of the Lost Ark. The startup comes out of stealth this week with the announcemen…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 1:00pm -
  • Lystable takes $10M top-up to tackle freelancer payments
     Lystable, a startup that makes a workflow management platform aimed at businesses needing to manage lots of freelancers, has topped up its Series A again — this time with an additional $10 million, which founder and CEO Peter Johnston says will b…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 10:00am -

Enterprise Irregulars

  • Why these lawsuits should have started two decades ago
    MillerCoors is suing HCL for a botched SAP project. As usual there will be plenty of finger pointing and analysts saying everyone is to blame – the customer, SAP and the SI. Probably true but as in an auto accident we should be able to apportion a…
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 6:05pm -
  • The 10 Things I’d Tell My Younger CEO Self to Do Better Next Time
    We’ve hit some of these points before, but what are the Top 10 things I’d tell myself to do better, if I could go back in time? My top list: Slow down big decisions — when you aren’t sure. You have to move fast and break things, but if the pi…
    - 2 days ago 23 Mar 17, 3:57pm -
  • Increase supply and demand follows
    Michael Keaton, as Ray Kroc, looks straight into the camera in the beginning of the movie “The Founder” and makes a pitch for multi-spindle milkshake blenders. His pitch “increase supply and demand follows”. They allow a restaurant to make si…
    - 3 days ago 22 Mar 17, 6:15pm -
  • SAP’s Vehicle Network Explained
    I had the good fortune to meet SAP’s VP Connected Vehicles, Laurens Eckelboom at Mobile World Congress recently and I invited him to come on the IoT Heroes podcast to tell us all about what SAP is doing with its Vehicle Network and other connected…
    - 3 days ago 22 Mar 17, 7:46am -
  • Mea Culpa, I am Not A Hat
    I used to read The Little Prince, Antonie de Saint-Exupery’s masterpiece book, to my oldest daughter (my youngest preferred Goodnight Moon) at night before she went to sleep.  I read it in Spanish, English, and French (poorly).  It’s a great bo…
    - 4 days ago 22 Mar 17, 1:12am -


  • !Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Adds Linkerd, gRPC, and CoreDNS to Growing Portfolio
    Since the beginning of 2017 the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) has added three new projects to their portfolio for hosting and stewardship, including: linkerd, a transparent proxy ‘service mesh’ that provides service discovery, failure…
    - 3 hours ago 25 Mar 17, 5:00pm -
  • Article: In Defence of the Monolith, Part 2
    In the age of microservices, "monolith" has become a dirty word. Yet, monoliths, designed with an emphasis on modularity, can be a better solution for complex domains, such as enterprise applications. The second part of this 2-part series covers a pr…
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 2:00pm -
  • FaunaDB: A New Temporal, Objectual, Distributed Database
    Former technical leaders from Twitter and Couchbase have created FaunaDB, a new temporal general-purpose database. By Abel Avram
    - 1 day ago 24 Mar 17, 10:11am -
  • Presentation: Building a Data Science Capability from Scratch
    Victor Hu covers the challenges, both technical and cultural, of building a data science team and capability in a large, global company. He discusses best practices, lessons learned, and rewards of leveraging data effectively in the next frontier of…
    - 2 days ago 24 Mar 17, 3:13am -
  • Presentation: Data Cleansing and Understanding Best Practices
    Casey Stella talks about discovering missing values, values with skewed distributions and discovering likely errors within data, as well as a novel approach at finding data interconnectedness based on usage using unsupervised learning. He describes t…
    - 2 days ago 24 Mar 17, 1:33am -