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Re:Invent Shows Amazon Is Accelerating Its Efforts in AI

Re:Invent Shows Amazon Is Accelerating Its Efforts in AI

Elvis and Las Vegas go hand in hand and in that area, as in many others, AWS re:Invent delivered. Now a bellwether for the tech industry, AWS re:Invent 2018 drew over 50,000 customers, partners and analysts to Las Vegas last week to showcase the scale and breadth of the company.

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Amazon Quantum Ledger Database Fits a Nice Niche

Amazon Quantum Ledger Database Fits a Nice Niche

One of the most common questions I get about blockchain is “What else is it good for besides cryptocurrency?”  This is a fair question. Blockchain fulfills a need for distributed, immutable ledgers. The technology brings trust to environments where falsification and counterfeiting are especially dangerous.

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Microsoft Talks G Suite Migration Tool, Project Management Survey Released and More

Microsoft Talks G Suite Migration Tool, Project Management Survey Released and More

It looks like Microsoft and Google have been going at each other again in the productivity space. According to an updated roadmap,  Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft has decided to build a Google G Suite migration toolset making it easier for people using G Suite to move to Office 365.

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Worried About the Amazon Effect? Let Data Show You the Way

Worried About the Amazon Effect? Let Data Show You the Way

Amazon recognized the long tail opportunity in the market and used the web to revolutionize how we buy and sell. Today, Amazon and Chinese rival Alibaba are challenging organizations in every industry. Alibaba recently set a record with single-day sales of $25.3 billion, and Amazon added Whole Foods and got

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What Organizations Need to Look For in an Enterprise Ecommerce System

What Organizations Need to Look For in an Enterprise Ecommerce System

With ecommerce applications and platforms now playing a key role in digital commerce and the digital workplace, it was not surprise to see in the recently released, Mary Meeker and Kleiner Perkins’ annual internet trend report that ecommerce growth continues to accelerate.

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Introducing Alexa Blueprints: A Codeless Way To Build Alexa Skills

Introducing Alexa Blueprints: A Codeless Way To Build Alexa Skills

Alexa Skills are slowly but surely transforming, well, pretty much everything. In the corporate world, Alexa for Business is helping enterprises to keep their employees productive at their desks, to organize conference rooms, and even to list out sales opportunities stored inside CRM systems. Not to mention the range of

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Introducing Alexa Blueprints: A Codeless Way To Build Alexa Skills

Introducing Alexa Blueprints: A Codeless Way To Build Alexa Skills

Alexa Skills are slowly but surely transforming, well, pretty much everything. In the corporate world, Alexa for Business is helping enterprises to keep their employees productive at their desks, to organize conference rooms, and even to list out sales opportunities stored inside CRM systems. Not to mention the range of

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Big Tech in the Crosshairs

Big Tech in the Crosshairs

Over the last several months, many of the leading digital companies — Amazon, Apple, Facebook, YouTube (Google), Twitter and more — have come under fire for business practices that are considered suspect.  Below are recent examples highlighting several companies: Amazon came under fire from President Trump for allegedly taking advantage of the U.S. Postal Service.

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