The Bootleg Amiibo Business Is Booming, Thanks To Nintendo

With Legend of Zelda Amiibo figures perpetually sold out and fetching prohibitively high prices on eBay, many fans are turning to bootlegged “Amiibo cards” instead. Many sellers of these cards see themselves not as mere pirates, but as modern-day.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMay 17th, 2017

New Books on Technology, Business and Leadership

Summer is a great time to increase your knowledge of technology trends, leadership skills and business challenges, and these 10 books can help get you there......»»

Category: topSource:  cioinsightRelated News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Nintendo Voice Chat Says Farewell to Jose

We drown our sorrows by talking about Nintendo's two biggest topics at E3: Super Mario Odyssey and the return of Samus. It's with heavy heart that Nintendo Voice Chat, IGN's weekly talk show for all things Nintendo, bids farewell to our friend.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Tata Consultancy Services among top two job creators in US from 2012 to 2016: Study

TCS recruited more than 12,500 US employees from 2012-2016. The post Tata Consultancy Services among top two job creators in US from 2012 to 2016: Study appeared first on Tech2. Global IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Information and Cyber-Insecurity most significant threat to business in India: Report

'Information and Cyber-Insecurity' has become more pronounced due to the shift nation is undergoing towards digitisation of various assets and services. The post Information and Cyber-Insecurity most significant threat to business in India: Report ap.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Watch this gorilla dance like it"s nobody"s business

A gorilla named Zola at the Dallas Zoo in Dallas, Texas was caught dancing in a pool. The video shows this behind-the-scenes fun is heartwarmingly cute. Read more...More about Animals, Gorilla, Dallas Zoo, Real Time, and Real Time Video A gorilla na.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Up-Leveling Talent Acquisition: A Need for Deeper Integration within Human Resources and Beyond

This IDC Survey Spotlight features the latest findings from IDC's 2017 Talent Acquisition Survey. Talent acquisition is an increasingly complex element of human capital management — and an increasingly important component of modern business strateg.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News12 hr. 6 min. ago

Market Analysis Perspective: Business Processing Market in Malaysia, 2017

This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) provides a perspective on the business process outsourcing (BPO) market and its significant constituents, namely, customer care, finance and accounting, procurement, and human resource BPO segments, in Malay.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News12 hr. 6 min. ago

IDC PlanScape: Smart Parking

This IDC study discusses the business case for smart parking systems. "Smart parking solutions offer far more than tools to help drivers find a parking space. These solutions provide increased control and management of streets and parking and enable.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News12 hr. 6 min. ago

Google now has all the data it needs, will stop scanning Gmail inboxes for ad personalization

 Here’s a surprise announcement from Google: It will stop scanning the inboxes of Gmail’s free users for ad personalization at some point later this year. Google already doesn’t do this for business users who subscribe to its G.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

Worldwide and U.S. Digital Strategy and Agency Services Forecast, 2017–2021

This IDC study provides an updated forecast of digital strategy and agency services through an analysis of the worldwide and U.S. business consulting, IT consulting, custom application development, risk and security, digital agency, and cognitive bus.....»»

Category: topSource:  idcRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

2017 U.S. SMB Server Ownership and Acquisition Plans: Brand and Form Factor Preferences

This IDC Survey examines U.S. small and midsize business (SMB) use of server and server-based networks as well as future acquisition plans. Current ownership is examined in detail for small businesses (firms with.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

Google is going to stop reading Gmail users’ emails so it can personalize our ads

The Gmail in Google's G Suite solution that's aimed at business customers doesn't scan emails to personalize ads -- and the company has announced that its free consumer Gmail service won't do so either starting later this year. The post Google is goi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 22 min. ago

BlackBerry’s no-phone business model isn’t working out as planned

Stock falls 13 percent in one day after bad sales numbers. Enlarge / Hardly anyone is buying these. (credit: Crackberry) BlackBerry Ltd, the company that once led the world's "smartphone" market and ruled the corporate mobile e-mail world, pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 14 min. ago

Suppliers pick up old-school metal work

The industry might be planning a shift to electrification, but American Axle and its competitors are winning more business from traditional powertrains......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Soft-World International to extend business scope for Pay2Go

Online game developer and operator Soft-World International will extend the scope of Pay2Go, its subsidiary third-party e-payment service provider, from online and mobile gaming services currently to online shopping, online or offline digital content.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Foxconn chairman still expects 50% chance of getting Toshiba semiconductor business

Commenting on Toshiba's decision that it will put its negotiation priority for the sale of its semiconductor department on the alliance of Japan- and US-based enterprises, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) chairman Terry Gou has pointe.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Accelerator Grades Hardware Startups

Hax said it sees continued growth in the business of accelerating hardware startups through rapid prototyping and crowdfunding......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Robotic Process Automation: Software Transforming Business Operations Forever

This Market Presentation gives an overview of how robotic process automation (RPA) is transforming the way enterprises operate. Presented at the IDC CIO Hub Discussion in June 2017, it analyzes how RPA can profoundly change the way work is sourced in.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Wireless and Drone Execs Praised President Trump as He Pledged To Cut Down Regulations

U.S. President Donald Trump offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless networks in a meeting on Thursday with the chiefs of AT&T and General Electric and other business leaders. From a re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Lawsuit Accuses Comcast of Cutting Competitor"s Wires To Put It Out of Business

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: A tiny Internet service provider has sued Comcast, alleging that the cable giant and its hired contractors cut the smaller company's wires in order to take over its customer base. Telecom Cable L.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017