Technology

Ex-Goldman executive: US banks need a new take on tech

The banking industry needs to take a different approach to developing new technology if it is to keep up with innovation in fintech companies, according to former Goldman Sachs Asset Management director Sheila Patel. Growing competition from start-ups has helped spur spending on major U.S. banks, but they could be …

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Modern technology helps local man walk again

SCHENECTADY, ​​NY (NEWS10) – A year after being paralyzed in a construction accident, technology has allowed a local man to get back on his feet. “It’s a great day today! “ Douglas Avreu arrived in Brazil’s capital region in 2016. A year ago, he was working on a construction site. …

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Data Practices That Drive Student Success – Campus Technology

Campus Technology Leadership Summit: Data Practices That Drive Student Success Colleges and universities are generating vast amounts of student data today, and the explosive increase in the use of digital tools during the pandemic has potentially piled even more data on the job. Yet sorting through the noise – integrating …

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Zoom buys cloud software provider Five9 for $ 15 billion

July 18 (Reuters) – Zoom Video Communications Inc (ZM.O) has agreed to buy cloud software provider Five9 Inc (FIVN.O) in an agreement worth around 14.7 billion dollars to target business customers looking to build customer engagement, he said Sunday. The teleconferencing service provider has become a household name and investor …

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What happened to IBM’s Watson?

IBM insists its revised AI strategy – a lean, less world-changing ambition – is working. The task of restarting growth was given to Arvind Krishna, an IT specialist who became CEO last year, after leading the recent overhaul of IBM’s cloud and AI business. But the great visions of the …

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