Why the Future Could Mean Delivery Straight Into Your Fridge

BENTONVILLE, AR — Shopping for groceries can be a hassle for my busy family. We need to make the time to go to the store, make sure we find everything … Continue reading Why the Future Could Mean Delivery Straight Into Your Fridge

EY selects LISNR as 2017 Connected World Communications Winner

CINCINNATI, OH–Rodney Williams leads one of the most disruptive companies in our emerging Internet of Things (IoT) space and mobile connectivity. His firm, LISNR,  provides a data transmission protocol that … Continue reading EY selects LISNR as 2017 Connected World Communications Winner

BDPA Members Talk Tech & Disruption in Philly for Tech Week

PHILADELPHIA, PA—How does one change the way we think about business? How does one keep up with constantly changing markets in software-defined ecosystems? How can one utilize new technologies to … Continue reading BDPA Members Talk Tech & Disruption in Philly for Tech Week

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HBCU Q&A with Facebook and Google

BALTIMORE, MD—For this semester’s Presidential Distinguished Speaker Series, Morgan State University is hosting a moderated panel discussion followed by questions and answers with Facebook’s Maxine Williams and Google’s Yolanda Mangolini. … Continue reading HBCU Q&A with Facebook and Google

Intel to employ 3,000 high tech workers in Arizona factory

WASHINGTON—Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich (above) met moments ago with President Donald Trump, Wednesday, February 8, 2017, where the company announced it will invest $7 billion in a factory employing up … Continue reading Intel to employ 3,000 high tech workers in Arizona factory

Cisco to acquire APM leader AppDynamics

Combined Portfolio To Provide Unprecedented Application, Business, and Infrastructure Analytics SAN JOSE, CA—Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced its intent to acquire AppDynamics, Inc., a privately held application intelligence software company based … Continue reading Cisco to acquire APM leader AppDynamics

Tech Association announces Earth Day Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. (bdpatoday.com) — BDPA of Greater Washington, D.C. (BDPA-DC), an information and communications technology (ICT) local trade association, announces an Earth Day themed technology and cyber career summit for … Continue reading Tech Association announces Earth Day Summit

Cisco to Layoff up to 20% of its Global Workforce

SAN JOSE, CA [CRN] — Cisco Systems is expected to announce the cuts within the next few weeks, as many early retirement package plans have already been offered to employees, … Continue reading Cisco to Layoff up to 20% of its Global Workforce

Azure captures Predix: GE and Microsoft CEO’s announce new deal

Microsoft’s Azure cloud wins a high-profile new customer—GE by Jon Fortt  |  CNBC TORONTO, ON—In their latest reveal, Microsoft hopes that when GE’s Predix becomes available on Azure next year, its … Continue reading Azure captures Predix: GE and Microsoft CEO’s announce new deal

Is the Future of (Cable) TV Still in a Box?

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s hard to get excited about a cable box. It’s basically a boring oblong you put on a shelf near your TV and never think of … Continue reading Is the Future of (Cable) TV Still in a Box?

Ford Announces SMART Mobility Plan at CES

Photo: bdpatoday SMART CARS MEET SMART HOMES: FORD EXPLORING SYNC INTEGRATION WITH AMAZON ECHO AND ALEXA, WINK LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2016 – Ford is exploring linking smart devices like Amazon … Continue reading Ford Announces SMART Mobility Plan at CES

How Nations Can Ensure IoT Success

by Derek Major, GCN.com What: “Why Countries Need National Strategies for the Internet of Things,” a report by the Center for Data Innovation that discusses the importance of broad, holistic … Continue reading How Nations Can Ensure IoT Success