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Elon Musk: Fully autonomous cars with 1,000km electric range are coming in 2017

Elon Musk: Fully autonomous cars with 1,000km electric range are coming in 2017 | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Elon Musk believes Tesla cars will be fully autonomous by 2018, and have an all-electric range of more than 1,000km, double what it is today. He also predicts that by 2035 all new cars will not require a driver. A renowned futurist and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, Musk predicts that the range of the Model S can be increased by between 5% and 10% every year, as battery technology improves. He also claims the AutoPilot self-driving feature currently being beta tested by Tesla will be rolled-out to all compatible Model S vehicles by the end of October. AutoPilot provides automatic steering, accelerating and braking on motorways, but only in countries which have updated their road laws to allow it. In an interview on Dutch television, Musk said: "My guess is that we could probably break 1,000km within a year or two. I'd say 2017 for sure...in 2020 I guess we could probably make a car go 1,200km. I think maybe 5-10% a year [improvement], something like that." A Model S was recently driven 452 miles (723km) on a single charge, but drove at an average speed of just 24mph. Musk says his predictions account for driving at a more realistic speed.
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Meanwhile Porsche's E model will still be 2 years behind as it is planned to hit roads in 2019...
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Comment enterrer la concurrence ? Avec 2 ans d'avance

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Volkswagen CEO is out | Business Insider

Volkswagen CEO is out | Business Insider | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Volkswagen's CEO Martin Winterkorn has been ousted. His last day is Sept. 25 according to German press reports in Der Tagespiegel, and he will be replaced by Porsche CEO Matthias Muller. Winterkorn lost the support of the supervisory board, which meets on Wednesday. The press reports cite sources close to the car company's 20-person supervisory board. A spokeswoman for VW told Business Insider: "In this moment, we cannot say anything. For the moment we have to wait." Winterkorn is being ousted after news broke that VW used software to cheat emissions standards testing. Since that story first hit, VW's shares have been clobbered. They're down by as much as 20% as of 12 p.m. UK time (7 a.m. ET) after losing more than 20% in trading on Monday — more than a third of the company's market value has been wiped away in just 2 days. Investors are seriously concerned about the company after US regulators found that software the carmaker designed for diesel cars gave false emissions data. VW faces fines of up to $18 billion (£11.6 billion), the Environmental Protection Agency said on Friday. The company said Tuesday that up to 11 million cars worldwide are affected by the scandal. The group issued a profit warning setting aside €6.5 billion (£4.70 billion, $7.27 billion) to "cover the necessary service measures and other efforts to win back the trust of our customers." They add: "discrepancies relate to vehicles with Type EA 189 engines, involving some eleven million vehicles worldwide."
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(Hidden) software has never had such an impact on a hardware company: 1/3rd of market cap evaporated because of a few lines of code. This may be a defining wake-up call for the whole auto industry : a car must now be seen, thought, designed and crafted as an OS on wheels.
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Microsoft has developed its own Linux

Microsoft has developed its own Linux | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Microsoft has developed its own Linux distribution. And Azure runs it to do networking.

Redmond's revealed that it's built something called Azure Cloud Switch (ACS), describing it as “a cross-platform modular operating system for data center networking built on Linux” and “our foray into building our own software for running network devices like switches.”

Kamala Subramanian, Redmond's principal architect for Azure Networking, writes that: “At Microsoft, we believe there are many excellent switch hardware platforms available on the market, with healthy competition between many vendors driving innovation, speed increases, and cost reductions.”

(Translation: Microsoft partners, we mean you no harm.)

“However, what the cloud and enterprise networks find challenging is integrating the radically different software running on each different type of switch into a cloud-wide network management platform. Ideally, we would like all the benefits of the features we have implemented and the bugs we have fixed to stay with us, even as we ride the tide of newer switch hardware innovation.”

(Translation: Software-defined networking (SDN) is a very fine idea.)

But it appears Redmond couldn't find SDN code to fits its particular needs, as it says ACS “... focuses on feature development based on Microsoft priorities” and “allows us to debug, fix, and test software bugs much faster. It also allows us the flexibility to scale down the software and develop features that are required for our datacenter and our networking needs.”

ACS is designed to use the Switch Abstraction Interface (SAI), an OpenCompute effort that offers an API to program ASICs inside network devices.
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So bizarre it might sound, this isn't any surprise if you remember that Microsoft's online services require datacenters with cost equations that cannot afford Dell machines running Windows. Microsoft has been a very early and massive supporter of Open Compute and networking is the next logical step to combine software with bare metal...

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Ride-sharing startup BlaBlaCar valued at $1.6 billion - Fortune

Ride-sharing startup BlaBlaCar valued at $1.6 billion - Fortune | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Ride-sharing service BlaBlaCar raises $200 million and joins the Unicorn List with a valuation of $1.6 billion.
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Licorne is the french word for Unicorns #FrenchTechIsComing
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IPv6 will get a big boost from iOS 9, Facebook says

IPv6 will get a big boost from iOS 9, Facebook says | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it

Apple's iOS 9 is expected to cause a boom in the use of IPv6, which could speed up service provider networks but create a lot of work for mobile developers. 

The new Apple mobile OS, coming out on Wednesday, will treat the new Internet Protocol as an equal to IPv4 instead of favoring the older system. That will cause iOS devices to use IPv6 much more, as long as apps, websites and carrier networks support it, according Facebook engineer Paul Saab. He led a panel discussion on IPv6 at Facebook's @Scale conference on Monday.

Even when all the pieces are in place for IPv6, iOS 8 only makes an IPv6 connection about half the time or less because of the way it treats the new protocol. With iOS 9, and IPv6 connection will happen 99 percent of the time, Saab predicts. 

IPv4 is running out of unused Internet addresses, while IPv6 is expected to have more than enough for all uses long into the future. Adoption has been slow since its completion in 1998 but is starting to accelerate. The release of iOS 9 may give a big boost to that trend. 

"Immediately, starting on the 16th, I'm expecting to see a lot more v6 traffic show up," said Samir Vaidya, director of device technology at Verizon Wireless. About 50 percent of Verizon Wireless traffic uses IPv6, and Vaidya thinks it may be 70 percent by this time next year as subscribers flock to the iPhone 6s. 

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"as long as apps, websites and carrier networks support it" is the key part of the equation here. Hope french telcos are ready (there were some data glitches yesterday in Paris by the way)

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Deep Learning Machine Teaches Itself Chess in 72 Hours, Plays at International Master Level

It’s been almost 20 years since IBM’s Deep Blue supercomputer beat the reigning world chess champion, Gary Kasparov, for the first time under standard tournament rules. Since then, chess-playing computers have become significantly stronger, leaving the best humans little chance even against a modern chess engine running on a smartphone. But while computers have become faster, the way chess engines work has not changed. Their power relies on brute force, the process of searching through all possible future moves to find the best next one. Of course, no human can match that or come anywhere close. While Deep Blue was searching some 200 million positions per second, Kasparov was probably searching no more than five a second. And yet he played at essentially the same level. Clearly, humans have a trick up their sleeve that computers have yet to master. This trick is in evaluating chess positions and narrowing down the most profitable avenues of search. That dramatically simplifies the computational task because it prunes the tree of all possible moves to just a few branches. Computers have never been good at this, but today that changes thanks to the work of Matthew Lai at Imperial College London. Lai has created an artificial intelligence machine called Giraffe that has taught itself to play chess by evaluating positions much more like humans and in an entirely different way to conventional chess engines. Straight out of the box, the new machine plays at the same level as the best conventional chess engines, many of which have been fine-tuned over many years. On a human level, it is equivalent to FIDE International Master status, placing it within the top 2.2 percent of tournament chess players. The technology behind Lai’s new machine is a neural network. This is a way of processing information inspired by the human brain. It consists of several layers of nodes that are connected in a way that change as the system is trained. This training process uses lots of examples to fine-tune the connections so that the network produces a specific output given a certain input, to recognize the presence of face in a picture, for example.
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We are entering "the second half of chessboard" : machines nowlearning chess in 72 hours
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How Google's Project Soli could (re)define touchless interfaces

How Google's Project Soli could (re)define touchless interfaces | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Google’s Project Soli has invented a new interaction sensor using radar technology that can capture motions of your fingers at up to 10,000 frames per second. And that is something that has never ever been done before. Simply put, this technology is so bafflingly accurate that you could operate any device (fitted with this) without having to even touch it. Approximately the size of a small computer chip, this technology can transform your hand into a virtual dial machine to control something as mundane as volume on a speaker, or into a virtual touchpad to a smartwatch or a smartphone screen. Check out the animated GIfs to get a better idea of how this works.
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There is still a tremendous amount of research put on User eXperience and User Interfaces. While touchless approach is nice you will still need "interface feedback" though.
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Silenced For 2 Years By Volkswagen, Car Hackers Reveal Their Paper On Security Hole

Silenced For 2 Years By Volkswagen, Car Hackers Reveal Their Paper On Security Hole | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it

Two years ago, a trio of researchers were preparing to present the findings of their investigation into the security of car immobilisers used by luxury cars.

The way these devices are supposed to work is like this:

You sit in your car, and push the “Start” button. The engine should remain immobilised, and refuse to start, unless a cryptographic algorithm on the key’s RFID transponder correctly verifies the identity of the key being used to start the motor.

If you don’t have the right key on you, the car should refuse to start. The car thief, hopefully, walks away in frustration.

 

The researchers, a lecturer in Computer Science at the University of Birmingham in the UK, and two colleagues from the Radboud University in the Netherlands, found a problem with the Megamos Crypto system used on some cars, and believed that the public had a right to know about the security weakeness.

The research paper planned for presentation at the USENIX Security Symposium in August 2013, would describe both the algorithm and the weakness within it.

 

However, their hopes of making the flaws public were dashed by the UK’s High Court of Justice, who ordered that the talk should not be presented and that key parts of their research must not be published.

The court’s concern was that the research by Flavio Garcia, Baris Ege and Roel Verdult would mean “that car crime would be facilitated”, as criminals could exploit the security weakness to steal expensive cars such as Audis, Bentleys, Porsches, and Lamborghinis.

 

And who had asked the court to silence the researchers? Car manufacturing giant Volkswagen and French defence group Thales.

 

Now, in August 2015, the researchers’ paper is finally being presented at the USENIX security conference in Washington DC, two years later than originally planned, detailing how the Megamos Crypto system – an RFID transponder that uses a Thales-developed algorithm to verify the identity of the ignition key being used to start their motors – can be subverted.


Via Frederic GOUTH, Thierry Evangelista
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Chrysler is not alone when it comes to hack cars. Best answer to date to this mounting issue is probably Tesla's approach combining zero-day acquisition strategy with OTA regular patch deployments.

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Emmanuel HAVET's curator insight, September 1, 2015 6:00 AM

As P.J Dewost said : OTA, OTA, OTA. Car manufacturers should have for years and not depend on OEM providers for this.

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A Quick Puzzle to Test Your Problem Solving

A Quick Puzzle to Test Your Problem Solving | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
A short game sheds light on government policy, corporate America, and why no one likes to be wrong.
Philippe J DEWOST's insight:
I passed this puzzling (yet very simple) test: what about you ?
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Parrot drones easily taken down or hijacked, researchers demonstrate

Parrot drones easily taken down or hijacked, researchers demonstrate | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Open telnet port, open Wi-Fi, root access, open season.
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Are @Parrot #drones Open (Flying) Bars ?
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I run a university. I’m also an Uber driver.

I run a university. I’m also an Uber driver. | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
I wanted to understand the sharing economy. Instead, I got schooled in the failures of Atlanta's public transit system.
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Way more than a thought experiment, a fascinating dive into the reality of what it takes to go to work in some neighborhoods...
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Way more than a thought experiment, a fascinating dive into the reality of what it takes to go to work in some neighborhoods...

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Uber Closes $1 Billion Funding at $51 Billion Valuation

Uber Closes $1 Billion Funding at $51 Billion Valuation | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Additional money likely to deploy across India & China
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Age of the Megacorn (would next round happen at a $100Bn valuation?)
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Programme du West Web Festival - 16/17 juillet 2015 durant les Vieilles Charrues

Programme du West Web Festival - 16/17 juillet 2015 durant les Vieilles Charrues | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Web, Business & Music... Assistez à l'université d'été du web européen ! L'événement le plus cool de la FrenchTech
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Ma keynote d'ouverture du #WWF15 est prête: sera-ce une "conférence sérieuse" ? cc @CaisseDesDepots @LaFrenchTech
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Henri Verdier devient le DSI groupe de l'Etat

Henri Verdier devient le DSI groupe de l'Etat | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Le Conseil des Ministres du 23 septembre 2015 a nommé Henri Verdier directeur interministériel du numérique et du système d'information et de communication de l'État, adjoint à la secrétaire générale pour la modernisation de l'action publique. La mesure était attendue et ne surprend donc personne : Henri Verdier vient d'être nommé en Conseil des Ministres, ce 23 septembre 2015, à la tête de la DINSIC (Direction interministérielle du numérique et du système d'information et de communication de l'État), la « DSI groupe » de l'Etat. Il est de ce seul fait adjoint à la secrétaire générale pour la modernisation de l'action publique (SGMAP). En provenance d'Etalab, absorbée par la DINSIC, il succède donc à Jacques Marzin, directeur de la DISIC. La mission Etalab était en charge de la politique d'open-data et d'open-gouvernement de la France. Henri Verdier avait donc été qualifié de « Premier CDO » d'un gouvernement européen.
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Job above the API :-)
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(Xcode)Ghost in the Machine: Apple, Developers Unwittingly Aid App Store Malware

(Xcode)Ghost in the Machine: Apple, Developers Unwittingly Aid App Store Malware | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it

Tens, if not hundreds of thousands of non-jailbroken devices are believed infected after a Trojan compiler malware struck in China.


It involves a maliciously modified version of the XCode integrated development environment (IDE) -- a nasty trick that places it among a family of malware known as "compiler malware".  While not a wholly new strategy, this is the first time that we've seen proof of such a strategy being used to target the iOS crowd.  It's also remarkable in its ability not only to threaten users of non-jailbroken devices but every version of iOS, as well.


And by the looks of it, it's a very succesful indeed as it in effect transforms Apple's walled garden and singular source -- an approach that for so long helped to secure Apple's userbase -- into a digital weapon to attack users.  After all developers trust XCode -- they have to because they have no other choice.  But if they get their copy of Apple's software from a third party (as many even in the U.S. do) they may find their apps secretly Trojanized.


And to make matters worst, in this case Apple is the Trojan dealer, not some sketchy piracy site.  iOS users trust the App Store -- because they have to.  Officially, Apple contends any other source of apps for the iPhone is illegal.  But in this recent breach Apple was very cleverly -- and some would say alarmingly easily -- tricked into distributing malware to 25,000+ iPhone owners.

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Babel minute 6 : Very interesting piece putting Apple iOS security in context, and explaining what lead Apple to currently clean its Appstore from infected apps.

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Qui gère le bitcoin ?

Qui gère le bitcoin ? | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it

Une question revient souvent dans les débats sur le bitcoin : « quelle est l’autorité centrale qui le gère ? » La réponse, connue même si elle n’est pas toujours bien comprise, est : « il n’y en a pas, c’est un réseau pair à pair décentralisé et les règles de gestion sont inscrites dans le code ».

Pour beaucoup, cette réponse ne fait que déplacer le problème : « quelle est alors l’autorité centrale qui gère le code ? » demandent-ils. La réponse à cette deuxième question est beaucoup moins connue : « Il n’y en a pas non plus, les règles d’évolution du code sont elles aussi inscrites dans le code ».

L’explication nécessite un assez long détour par la technique, notamment par le protocole de construction de la « blockchain », qui est très mal connu bien qu’il forme le véritable cœur du système. Pour beaucoup, cette opération se résume à la constitution des « blocs » de transactions, alors que la phase suivante d’assemblage des blocs, qui est encore plus vitale pour la sécurité du système, est largement ignorée. Comme si on réduisait la construction de la Tour Eiffel à la fabrication de ses éléments dans les ateliers de Levallois, en ignorant son montage sur le Champ de Mars. C’est donc à cette deuxième phase que le présent article est consacré.

 


Via CHECy
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Excellent "papier" en français permettant de rendre accessibles les mystères du consensus décentralisé et de la Blockchain.

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CHECy's curator insight, September 17, 2015 6:22 AM

A cette question simple, la réponse est encore plus simple : personne ! Enfin, pas complètement... Et c'est là que ça se complique. Le processus est quand même très contre-intuitif. Merci à Jacques Favier qui nous a suggéré cet article, particulièrement bien aligné sur la thématique du consensus décentralisé, fil rouge de la session 2015/2016 du CHECy.

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Google Is 2 Billion Lines of Code—And It’s All in One Place

Google Is 2 Billion Lines of Code—And It’s All in One Place | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it

.../...As Lambert point out, building and running such a system requires not only know-how but enormous amounts of computing power. Piper spans about 85 terabytes of data (aka 85,000 gigabytes), and Google’s 25,000 engineers make about 45,000 commits (changes) to the repository each day. That’s some serious activity. While the Linux open source operating spans 15 million lines of code across 40,000 software files, Google engineers modify 15 million lines of code across 250,000 files each week.

At the same time, Piper must work to remove much of the burden from human coders. It must ensure that humans can wrap their heads around all that code; that they don’t step on each other’s toes with code changes; that they can readily remove bugs and unused code from the repository. And because all of this is so difficult, it must actually take some of that work away from the humans. Now that Google has switched to Piper from its previous version control system—a tool called Perforce—automated ‘bots handle a majority of the commits.

This doesn’t mean ‘bots are writing code. But they are generating a lot of the data and configuration files needed to run the company’s software. “You need to make a concerted effort to maintain code health,” Potvin says. “And this is not just humans maintaining code health, but robots too.”

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2 Billion lines of code for 7.3 Billion humans. 45000 commits a day, handled by bots. When code health becomes as important (critical ?) than people's health. Very interesting "paper" anyway if you want to think "at scale".

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‘Transformer in chief’: The new chief digital officer | McKinsey

‘Transformer in chief’: The new chief digital officer | McKinsey | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
In fact, the true measure of a CDO’s success is when the role becomes unnecessary: by its very nature, a high-functioning digital company does not need a CDO (however, it may want its former CDO to be the CEO). Of course, the vast majority of organizations are not yet at that point. And while there are numerous actions companies can and should take to help these executives work themselves out of a job—such as providing sufficient resources and active CEO support—this article focuses on five areas CDOs themselves must get right if their organizations are to successfully transition to digital.
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Very insightful "paper" departing from the ordinary BS soup currently served these days. Inspiring for anybody dealing with transformation within an established, 1-digit growth organization ...
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Tesla’s Elon Musk: Nuking Mars Can Make It More Like Earth

Tesla’s Elon Musk: Nuking Mars Can Make It More Like Earth | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
There’s the fast way and the slow way,” said Musk, who called Mars “a fixer upper of a planet.” The fast way, according to Musk, would be to drop thermonuclear weapons on the poles of Mars, which would warm the planet and would trigger a chain reaction that releases carbon dioxide into the Martian atmosphere, and then continues to warm the planet.
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Insane except if you factor in the opportunity to "recycle" nuclear arsenals instead of letting them rot...
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Apple's iPhone revenue is bigger than any other tech company's total revenue

Apple's iPhone revenue is bigger than any other tech company's total revenue | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Apple is expected to unveil its next iPhone tomorrow. If that sounds anticlimactic to you after 8 years of iPhone releases, here's a reminder of why it's such a big deal. According to this chart compiled by Statista, Apple booked more revenue from iPhone sales last quarter than any other tech company booked in total. The iPhone business is so big, it outstripped the two largest ad-supported online companies — Google and Facebook — by more than $10 billion in sales last quarter.
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Apple iPhone Business in context.
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Apple and Cisco Team Up for iOS Enterprise 'Fast Lane'

Apple and Cisco Team Up for iOS Enterprise 'Fast Lane' | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Apple today sent out a press release announcing a new partnership with Cisco, which will see the two companies teaming up to create a "fast...
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Apple has announced a new partnership with Cisco that will result in a “fast lane” for enterprise customers using iOS devices on Cisco’s networks and push iPhone and iPad into Cisco’s enterprise environments. At a joint event today, Tim Cook reportedly said Apple is “all in on the enterprise” while calling the Cisco deal “the Holy Grail” of partnerships.

With Apple’s support, Cisco will deliver experiences specially optimized for iOS across mobile, cloud, and premises-based collaboration tools such as Cisco Spark, Cisco Telepresence and Cisco WebEx in order to deliver seamless team collaboration and reinvent the meeting experience.

The Cisco partnership adds to Apple’s increasing effort at targeting business with iPhones and iPads. Last year Apple established a connection with IBM that has resulted in several dedicated enterprise apps for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Apple is also said to be working with over 40 companies to make the iPad a better tool for business.

 

As we’ve seen with the IBM MobileFirst partnership, which started out focused on creating enterprise apps for iOS and creating AppleCare support for enterprise customers and has since vastly expanded, the Cisco announcement may potentially be the first of many similar collaborations to come. Also like the IBM deal, Apple’s partnership with Cisco is a healthy precursor to the rumored iPad Pro, which is expected to be a hit among enterprise users. Interesting, Cisco originally backed Android in the tablet space with its own Cius business tablet years ago, but ended the effort in favor of a BYOD program thanks largely to the iPad’s success.

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La découverte d'une "tuile" historique secoue le monde des maths

La découverte d'une "tuile" historique secoue le monde des maths | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Une équipe de mathématiciens a bouleversé le monde des maths en découvrant un nouveau type de pentagone capable de "paver un plan", c'est-à-dire que les tuiles peuvent s'assembler sur une surface plane sans qu'elles ne se chevauchent ni ne laissent de trous. Seuls quinze pentagones de ce type ont été découverts jusqu'ici. On n'en avait pas découvert depuis trente ans. C'est presque aussi impressionnant que de découvrir un nouvel atome, a déclaré Dr. Casey Mann, maître de conférences en mathématiques à l'université de Washington Bothell et membre de l'équipe. L'équipe a fait cette découverte grâce à un programme informatique conçu pour l'occasion. "Nous avons découvert la tuile en faisant une recherche exhaustive sur un ordinateur grâce à un ensemble de possibilités très large mais fini", a expliqué Casey Mann au journal Le Guardian, en ajoutant que l'équipe avait été "un peu surprise" de découvrir un nouveau type de pentagone. Avec lui, on retrouve le Dr. Jennifer McLoud-Mann, qui est également maître de conférences en mathématiques à l'université, et David Von Derau, récemment diplômé... de cette même université.
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Où comment l'informatique au service de la géométrie va donner des idées aux carreleurs...
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A 'media meltdown'? Disney remark on TV viewing sends industry into tailspin

A 'media meltdown'? Disney remark on TV viewing sends industry into tailspin | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
It's been two days of harsh reckoning for the entertainment industry as long-simmering concerns about declining pay-TV subscriptions boiled up in quarterly earnings reports, leading investors to dump shares of media stocks amid worries that a key...
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"Television is where movies go when they die" — Bob Hope, 1953
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Obama Wants the US to Build the World’s Fastest Supercomputer

Obama Wants the US to Build the World’s Fastest Supercomputer | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
President Obama wants to pave the for the first exaflop supercomputer---something that's about 30 times faster than today's fastest machines.
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Arms race #HardwareIsNotDead
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Arms race #HardwareIsNotDead

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How the way you type can shatter anonymity—even on Tor

How the way you type can shatter anonymity—even on Tor | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it
Researchers perfect technique that profiles people based on unique keystroke traits.
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You are how you type.
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