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November 17, 2017
MIT Technology Review's annual list of Innovators Under 35 recognizes individuals who are tackling hard problems and making notable advances in the areas of AI, virtual reality, robotics and ...
October 16, 2017
The ability to mix the virtual world of digital content and information - text, sounds, images and video - with the physical world of three-dimensional space we inhabit has long appealed. Science ...
September 15, 2017
ARKit, neural engine, Face ID -- here's how CIOs should be looking at Apple's iPhone X. Also: Equifax sued, Microsoft and Intel's Confidential Compute, Samsung's $300M bet.
August 31, 2017
The office of the future, as viewed through rose-tinted augmented reality glasses. A new film from augmented reality outfit Meta paints a vivid picture of how the office of the future may no longer ...
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Artificial intelligence is a hot topic, but as BoldIQ's Roei Ganzarski notes, true AI doesn't exist today; what we're experiencing is augmented intelligence. Continue Reading
Augmented intelligence is an alternative conceptualization of artificial intelligence that focuses on AI's assistive role, emphasizing the fact that it is designed to supplement human intelligence rather than replace it. Continue Reading
Wearables and assisted reality make people more competitive, helping them work smarter, safer and faster by augmenting their skills, not replacing them. Continue Reading
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Virtual reality and augmented reality are poised to change the IoT world, but the technologies still have a long way to go to make a profound impact. Continue Reading
Mist makes plans to diversify its innovative wireless analytics service, as the company grows its customer base to more than 200 users. Continue Reading
Every September brings a new version of Apple iOS. For developers in 2017, iOS 11 adds powerful augmented reality and machine learning capabilities. Set your imagination free. Continue Reading
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The construction industry can deploy IoT and sensor technology to create advantages related to worker safety, cost reduction and predictive maintenance. Continue Reading
Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants plans to use Amazon Alexa so franchisees can get operational data while cooking, with dashboards still available for querying outside the barbecue pit. Continue Reading
We've all seen footage of astronauts being trained for space travel in virtual environments, and many of us were sucked into the augmented world of Pokémon Go when it debuted over the summer. It's the business world's turn to catch up now. Companies are using AR and VR tech to boost productivity, allow remote collaboration and improve training. But questions remain as to whether these technologies will provide real digital business management value to companies. We try to help companies get out in front of the trend in this issue of CIO Decisions. That mission led us to talk to companies about their experiences implementing AR and VR technologies and their influence on digital business management. Elsewhere in this issue, representatives from the MIT Media Lab discuss whether autonomous machines can have morals, and the CIO of Oral Roberts University discusses how to overcome the "IKEA effect" on IT. Continue Reading
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Turning IoT data into actionable insights requires an integrated approach. Mark Troester of Progress explains how it can be done. Continue Reading
Most organizations today work in a hybrid infrastructure, with some applications running on-premises and others in the public cloud or running as software as a service. Because of the various components involved, the task of integrating these systems and their data has become more complex, requiring new sets of tools, greater resources and a good handle on data management. But some experts predict changes ahead for systems integration, such as cloud vendors and lines of business taking on more of the job. In this issue of CIO Decisions, we explore how integration work is evolving and how new tools are emerging to enable that shift.
Also in this issue, we look at how a successful entrepreneur rebuilt his company's culture; explore how a tight CIO-CMO relationship is crucial to business success; dig deeper into PayPal's acquisition of a mobile payments startup; investigate the relevance of Generation Z to CIOs; and look into why augmentation could be a better strategy than computer automation. Continue Reading