Electronic Arts doubles down on EA Play brand with EA Desktop app

Electronic Arts is launching a new EA Desktop app, a beta version of its revamped Origin online gaming service that EA calls a next-generation PC gaming platform. But it’s one more app among many in the subscription-loving video game business today. EA says the service will have faster downloads and updates, simpler access to games, […]

ADV Slides: How to Improve Your Analytic Data Architecture Maturity

Homepage > Education Resources For Use & Management of Data > ADV Slides: How to Improve Your Analytic Data Architecture Maturity To view just the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Many organizations are immature when it comes to data use. The answer lies in delivering a greater level of […]

ADV Webinar: How to Improve Your Analytic Data Architecture Maturity

To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Many organizations are immature when it comes to data use. The answer lies in delivering a greater level of insight from data, straight to the point of need. Enter: machine learning. In this webinar, William will look at categories of organizational response […]

Irish High court freezes probe into Facebook's EU-U.S. data flows

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland’s High Court on Monday temporarily froze a probe by Facebook’s lead European Union regulator that threatened to halt the U.S. social media giant’s transatlantic data flows, a court spokesman said. Facebook had sought a judicial review of the Irish Data Protection Commission’s preliminary decision that the mechanism it used to transfer […]

Radiall proposes ‘massive modular’ 6G mesh networks with tiny antennas

Though the earliest 5G devices aren’t yet two years old, researchers started laying the groundwork for the next generation of cellular technology — 6G — well before 5G networks launched across the world. Nothing’s set in stone, but a team at telecom company Radiall is advocating a radical shift in the very concept of “cellular” infrastructure, […]

One in four people learnt to code during COVID-19 lockdown

Some people who found themselves with extra time during the COVID-19 lockdown put it to good use. Research from digital transformation firm BoxBoat suggests that around one in four people spent time learning coding languages during the lockdown. The most commonly learned programming language was Python, followed by Java and C++. The greatest motivations for […]

Nvidia/Arm will not make an easy marriage

Nvidia is acquiring Arm from Softbank in a $40 billion dollar deal (much of it in stock, thanks to Nvidia’s high flying valuation). And while this seems like an interesting merger of complementary technologies, there are a lot of challenges that could make this a very problematic combination. First, the acquisition will give many of […]

TikTok: Oracle confirms being picked by Bytedance to be app’s partner

By Leo KelionTechnology desk editor US tech firm Oracle has confirmed that TikTok’s owner has formally proposed it become a “trusted technology partner” to the video-sharing app. Full details of the tie-up have yet to be disclosed, but the aim is to avoid President Trump’s threat to shut down the Chinese-owned service in the US. […]