When will individuals pay for security?

Last week's discovery of Lenovo bundling Superfish malware that chose to insert its own self-signing certificate authority into Windows' trusted certificate chain under the auspices of serving ads to Lenovo customers highlights the extent to…

Predictions for a massive 2016 in Mobility

Image: Jack Wallen 2015 was a banner year for mobility. Not only did sales of mobile devices blow other pieces of technology out of the water, the advancements in the mobile sector were truly amazing.…

Microsofts new AI app to assist the blind…

When those who are blind encounter text, an object, or a landmark, how do they determine what is in front of them? Personal assistants, seeing-eye dogs, and canes traditionally have served this purpose. Now, Microsoft's…

With new Tone Analyzer, IBM Watson can tell…

How many of us have gotten irritated, frustrated, or angry during an automated customer service call? While a human representative answering the phone might be able to pick up on a customer's tone, the automated…

How Samsung uses AR to help restaurants know…

Samsung's digital display technology uses augmented reality to help fast food restaurants enhance their customer experience by predicting what a person is going to order as they approach the menu. Samsung's senior manager of product…