Identifying and pinpointing potential network failures and performance issues has long been a matter of educated guesswork, but an emerging generation of predictive analytics tools promises to bring greater accuracy to network reliably forecasts, allowing staff to address and … [Read more...] about What is predictive analytics and how can it prevent network failures
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One of the most interesting threads of innovation in computing over the past 12 months can be traced back to the preceding year. In 2011, Apple’s virtual assistant Siri showed how software and computers could be more than just tools—something closer to collaborators. … [Read more...] about A Look Back at Predictive Assistants and Lurching Giants
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, ignoring every big tech advance in the past decade, you’ve probably heard of machine learning. Whether it’s better fraud detection and prevention, the handy online recommendations made by Netflix and Amazon, … [Read more...] about What the heck is machine learning, and why is it everywhere these days?
Apple’s release of its new flagships — in the form of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus — brought with them more than just bigger screens and an improved camera. Geared with the new A8 processing chip, the new line of iPhones feature impressive power and performance … [Read more...] about 15 HD apps and games to showcase your new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
Cloud Computing Credit card companies have a vested interest in identifying financial transactions that are illegitimate and criminal in nature. The stakes are high. According to the Federal Reserve Payments Study, Americans used credit cards to pay for 26.2 billion purchases in … [Read more...] about Machine Learning and Big Data Know It Wasn’t You Who Just Swiped Your Credit Card