Amplify 2017: Watson Customer Engagement Unifies Marketing, Commerce, and Supply Chain

This IDC Perspective summarizes our key takeaways from Amplify 2017, IBM's annual event to showcase the company's Watson Customer Engagement lines of business in marketing, commerce, and supply chain and presents our recommended actions for technolog.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcApr 20th, 2017

Mazda wants new CMO to lead upscale climb

Mazda's new US marketing chief, Dino Bernacchi, joins the brand at a precarious time, as it attempts to move from its youthful 'Zoom Zoom' image into a higher tier......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News58 min. ago

Hacker Leaks Episodes From Netflix Show and Threatens Other Networks

The hacker or hackers, known as “thedarkoverlord,” demanded ransom after stealing 10 episodes of the next season of “Orange Is the New Black.”.....»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Doctor Who: Thin Ice review

Bill and the Time Lord tackle different types of serpents in a classic Who episode. Enlarge (credit: Jon Hall/BBC) This is a post-UK broadcast review of Doctor Who. River Song always warned the Doctor against spoilers, so be sure to watch the e.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

In the 2017 Harley-Davidson Road King Special, black is the new chrome

The 2017 Harley-Davidson Road King Special goes for the bad-attitude black-trimmed performance look with this edition. There's a lot to say about the new engine's new power and heat management, but did you see the black trim? The post In the 2017 Har.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 58 min. ago

<em>Wired</em> Founding Editor Now Challenges "The Myth of A Superhuman AI"

Wired's founding executive editor Kevin Kelly wrote a 5,000-word takedown on "the myth of a superhuman AI," challenging dire warnings from Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking, and Elon Musk about the potential extinction of humanity at the hands of a superin.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 34 min. ago

Oh God, Disney"s Avatar Ride Sings Now

Ever wondered what sailing down the River Styx would be like? Taking a boat into a scary and unknown world, only to be greeted by a terrifying figure signaling your impending fate? Thanks, Disney!Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Your wireless carriers are doing better, and we have the numbers to prove it

You know them; you hate them. Wireless carriers are rated among the worst companies, but they're doing better by their customers compared to a few years ago. We've crunched the numbers. Here's how much better off we are. The post Your wireless carrie.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Brush your teeth in style with the new All-Black Brush Kit from Goby

Promising "extraordinary beauty and elegant design to oral care," the new All-Black Brush from Goby will make your bathroom seem a bit more...elegant, even if it's where you do the basest of things. The post Brush your teeth in style with the new All.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ’13 Reasons Why,’ and more

Need something to watch this weekend? Check out our list of the best shows and movies coming to streaming services this week. On the list this week: 'The Handmaid's Tale,' the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, and more. The post Five sho.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Only a superweapon can kill superbacteria, and humanity finally found it

Antibiotic immunity is leading us into an age of unstoppable superbacteria, but one Oregon scientist has a plan to reverse the tide by rewriting bacterial DNA with a sophisticated new tool: PPMOs. The post Only a superweapon can kill superbacteria, a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?

An anonymous reader wants to start a grassroots effort to build a self-organizing global radio mesh network where every device can communicate with every other device -- and without any central authority. There is nothing in the rules of mathematics.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

Acer Announces Predator Triton 700 Gaming Laptop: Core i7, GeForce GTX 10 Series, & 1 TB SSD

Acer this week announced its new high-end gaming laptop, the Predator Triton 700. Designed to strike a balance between features and weight, the laptop features a quad-core Intel CPU, a yet unspecified NVIDIA GPU, 16 GB of memory, as well as a mechan.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

Developer Shares A Recoverable Container Format That"s File System Agnostic

Long-time Slashdot reader MarcoPon writes: I created a thing: SeqBox. It's an archive/container format (and corresponding suite of tools) with some interesting and unique features. Basically an SBX file is composed of a series of sector-sized blocks.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 58 min. ago

Hackers Leak New Episodes of Orange Is the New Black and Claim More Leaks to Come

Netflix bingers received a weekend surprise when they woke up this morning to find the first ten episodes of the new season of Orange Is the New Black have allegedly been leaked to torrent networks. A hacker group has claimed responsibility and they.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News6 hr. 10 min. ago

Toxic algae on the rise as our oceans warm

The rapidly warming Atlantic sees a big boost in toxic algae. Enlarge (credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Global ocean temperatures have been rising, but the consequences of these increases are not fully clear. A recent p.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News7 hr. 26 min. ago

The Magic in Sleight Makes Up for an Otherwise Familiar Tale

The marketing for Sleight includes a quote calling the film “Chronicle meets Iron Man.” Watching it, that comparison kind of makes sense, but it also sets up an unrealistic expectation versus what Sleight actually is.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News7 hr. 34 min. ago

Are you sacrificing your privacy for cheaper internet?

The lack of ISP oversight means that customers and companies will have to rely on transparency to navigate around a catastrophic, but avoidable, breakdown in trust. The post Are you sacrificing your privacy for cheaper internet? appeared first on Dig.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 34 min. ago

HyperX Pulsefire FPS Optical Gaming Mouse Review

HyperX just released their very first gaming mouse called the Pulsefire FPS and as you will see in our review it follows the same exact "principles" as their very successful Alloy FPS mechanical gaming keyboard.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Intel Optane Memory With 3D XPoint Review

Intel Optane Memory is designed to accelerate the storage subsystem on compatible machines, to improve transfer speeds and reduce latency. It is among the first products to leverage 3D XPoint memory technology that was co-developed by Intel.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Russian-Controlled Telecom Hijacks Traffic For Mastercard, Visa, And 22 Other Services

An anonymous reader quotes the security editor at Ars Technica: On Wednesday, large chunks of network traffic belonging to MasterCard, Visa, and more than two dozen other financial services companies were briefly routed through a Russian government-c.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 42 min. ago