6 ways to find AI talent—are you looking in the right places?

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AI is on every CIO’s mind. It’s coming down to earth and getting to work. And many corporations are flush with cash from tax reform. They can afford to invest in AI. But for many, there’s a roadblock: where can they find the talent they need to deploy AI in their organizations? The fact is, Read More

IT predictions: here’s what won’t be happening in 2018

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If you’re drowning in rosy predictions about the revolutionary impact of machine learning, IoT and blockchain on commercial enterprises in 2018, then rest assured this article offers an alternative point of view. Here are nine things that won’t be happening in information technology this year, for better or for worse. 1. Tech debt won’t get Read More

Top 3 strategies to help you hire tech professionals faster

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If you feel like the hiring process is getting longer and longer, apparently, you’re right. The average hiring process for the first half of 2017 took 23.8 days, according to the latest study by Glassdoor. You read that right; your urgent hiring need will take at least three weeks to get filled. The hiring process Read More

Can’t login to Skype? You’re not alone. Chat app’s been a bit crap for five days now

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Something something two-factor authentication – Microsoft The yakkity-yak app has fallen flat since January 24, leaving a number of punters with two-factor authentication enabled unable to get back into the software after signing out. “Skype users who are signed in are not affected,” Reg reader C. F. Heyns told us today. “Anyone signing out has Read More

Samsung Reaps $39.30 Billion Net Profit in 2017

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South Korean technology giant Samsung Electronics achieved a net profit of $39.30 billion, 85.6 per cent more than in 2016 thanks to the boom in the memory chip industry. The company also earned a gross operating profit of 56.2 trillion won, 83 per cent higher than the previous year, the company said in a statement Read More

Dinesh Srivastava New Chief Executive of Nuclear Fuel Complex

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Srivastava worked at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai for three decades, and is a senior professor at the Homi Bhabha National Institute. Dinesh Srivastava today took over as the Chief Executive of the Hyderabad-based Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC). In this capacity, he will also be the Chairman of the NFC Board, a release Read More

In Waymo Trial, What Fired Uber Exec May Not Say Could be Key

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One of the most dramatic moments in an upcoming trade secrets trial between Alphabet Inc’s Waymo and Uber will likely come when the former chief of Uber’s self-driving car unit takes the witness stand, as he is expected to repeatedly refuse to answer questions. Waymo sued Uber Technologies Inc last year, claiming that former Waymo Read More

SAP Buys Callidus For $2.4 Billion to Boost Cloud Revenues

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Europe’s top technology company SAP announced a $2.4 billion U.S. acquisition to help it boost revenues from its cloud platform and CEO Bill McDermott said it would streamline its overall business this year to bolster margins. The German company is midway through a strategic transition, aiming to force the pace on developing its S/4 HANA Read More

India’s Airtel Sees Little Value in Acquiring Nigeria’s 9mobile: Sources

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India’s largest telecoms operator, Bharti Airtel does not see much value in buying debt-laden Nigerian rival 9mobile and withdrew from submitting a firm bid before the deadline, two industry sources with knowledge of the deal told Reuters. Barclays Africa is examining takeover bids from prospective buyers for 9mobile. However, a deal may take a few Read More

Foxconn Shareholders Approve Plan to List Unit in Shanghai

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Taiwan’s Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, said on Wednesday its shareholders had approved a plan to list its subsidiary, Foxconn Industrial Internet Co Ltd (FII), on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. Under the plan, approximately 10 percent of the industrial and internet-focused FII’s shares would be converted to floating stock, with Foxconn, formally known Read More