News Index

Chip Market to Rise More Than 7% in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 23, 2017
Increased demand for pricier memory chips and the ever-growing Internet of Things will help push the semiconductor market past $364 billion this year, says Gartner.
AI Adoption Set to Take Off in the Enterprise
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 20, 2017
Businesses may be bullish about putting artificial intelligence technologies to work but ethical concerns are putting a damper on things, finds a new study from Infosys.
Retailers Taking the Slow Road to Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 19, 2017
By dragging their feet on digital transformation, retailers are failing to achieve their full sales potential.
Deloitte Blockchain Lab Opens in NYC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 12, 2017
In Wall Street's shadow, Deloitte's new practice opens in what may be a "make or break" year for blockchain.
Mobility and Digital Workspaces Promote Positive ROI
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 11, 2017
Businesses that invest in mobile initiatives are getting a lot of bang for their buck, finds a new study from VMware.
IBM Sees Increasing Promise for AI in the Next Five Years
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on January 05, 2017
IBM's annual 5in5 forecast predicts the emergence of five key innovations, with a strong foundation in Artificial Intelligence.
IoT Hardware Spending to Hit $400 Billion by 2020
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 05, 2017
Worldwide spending on IoT-enabled devices, software and other solutions will vault over the $1 trillion mark in 2020, predicts IDC.
Cloud Market on Track to Cross $150 Billion Mark
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 04, 2017
Brisk IaaS and PaaS demand helped cloud providers reach new heights last year, finds Synergy Research.
Get Used to Siri and Google Now: The World's Get Chattier
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 27, 2016
Gartner predicts that a fifth of smartphone interactions will involve virtual personal assistants like Apple's Siri and Google Now in a few short years.
Enterprise Smartphones Gain, Tablets Wane
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 22, 2016
Business demand for smartphones, particularly the new iPhone 7, pushed shipments up in Q3, reports Strategy Analytics.
The Impending Enterprise Blockchain Application Market Boom
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 21, 2016
Technology that powers bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is poised to have a big impact on the enterprise software scene, according to Tractica.
Where Does Ubuntu Fit Into the Internet of Things?
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on December 20, 2016
Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Ubuntu Linux, talks about IoT and definitively answers the question about whether he has plans for an Ubuntu smartwatch.
AR/VR Headset Shipments to Hit 76 Million by 2020: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 15, 2016
As augmented reality matures, IDC anticipates that virtual reality headsets will push the market forward for the foreseeable future.
Dropouts Taking the Wind out of Wearables Market's Sails
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 12, 2016
Considerable abandonment rates raise doubts about whether consumers can sustain a vibrant wearable market.
Financial Firms Lead the Digital Transformation Race
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 08, 2016
Banks are among those furthest along their digital transformation journey, finds a new report from Ovum.
IoT and AI Adoption Outpace VR at Businesses
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 07, 2016
Businesses are likelier to embrace the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence before buying virtual reality headsets and 3d printers, finds a new study from Spiceworks.
Wearables Market Is Fond of Fitness
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 05, 2016
Fitbit leads the pack as health-monitoring wearables far outpace smartwatches in IDC's latest analysis of the market.
Mobility's Still Not a Given in the Workplace
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 02, 2016
Businesses are still more likely to issue desktop PCs than smartphones or tablets, Gartner finds.
Digital Transformation and IT's Changing Role
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 01, 2016
IT departments are no longer solely in charge of setting their organization's tech strategy, and that's not necessarily a bad thing.
4G Smartphones to Cross 1 Billion Milestone This Year
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 29, 2016
IDC forecasts that 4G smartphone shipments will pass 1 billion units for the first time by the end of the year.