What does Apple’s deal with IBM mean for the enterprise? Can Android for Work make a splash? We take a look at the battle for business affections driven by the BYOD trend and size up Android’s prospects of victory.
Microsoft and Apple lobby Congress in favor of patent trolls
House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte has created an amendment for his very own bill that removes a provision which allowed those being sued by patent trolls to challenge the validity of software patents at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. His change of heart came after a big lobbying effort from certain parts of the tech industry.
Most innovative companies: Samsung beats Google for the number two spot, Apple still first
Rather than keep with Watson’s tradition of beating world-class Jeopardy champions, IBM is set to take it mainstream. If IBM is correct, about 66% of all customer service related calls go unresolved, and could have been handled efficiently with more adept access to information. How will it affect you?
Your smartphone might soon be able to identify scents and flavors
Today we live in a world filled with quad-core smartphones and handsets with 1080p screens, but it certainly didn't start out that way. The first smartphone was announced at COMDEX on November 23rd of 1992, making last Friday the smartphone's 20th birthday.