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Platform Economy: Palantir and Peter Thiel

Palantir signals slower annual revenue growth, shares drop

Peter Thiel-backed data analytics business Palantir Technologies has signalled revenue growth would slow this year, casting a shadow on its better-than-expected quarterly results, ...

Platform News: IBM logo

IBM revenue disappoints as software sales mark rare decline

IBM Corp missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue, hurt by a infrequent earnings decline in its software unit as customers shied away from longer-term prices as a result ...

Platform News: IBM logo

IBM to break up 109-year old company to focus on cloud growth

IBM is splitting itself into two public companies, capping a years-long campaign by the world’s very first huge computing firm to diversify away from its heritage businesses ...

Platform Economy: Quantum Computing at the heart of innovation

US to spend $625 million in five quantum research hubs

The US Department of Energy has said that it will provide $625 million over the next five years for five recently formed quantum information research hubs as it tries to keep ahead...

Platform Industry: IBM office in Australia

IBM exits facial recognition business, calls for police reform

IBM disclosed Monday it will no longer offer facial recognition or analysis software in a letter to Congress calling for new efforts to pursue justice and racial equity, new CEO Ar...

Platform Industry: Snapchat and Facebook social networks

Snapchat and Facebook join chorus of companies condemning George Floyd death and racism

Facebook and Snap have become the latest US companies condemning racial inequality in the US as violent protests flared up across major cities over the death of George Floyd, an un...

Platform News: President Donald Trump in talks with Apple CEO Tim Cook

White House panel: Build new tech infrastructure for future jobs

A White House advisory panel will call for the government and private industry to work together to build new technological infrastructure to support future jobs and provide the und...

Platform News: Wall Street in New York

Tech firms sweeten deals for US banks cutting costs in crisis

Top technology services businesses are offering payment deferrals, discounts of up to 20% and other sweeteners to some US banks to keep their business as COVID-19 forces Wall Stree...

Platform News: IBM logo

IBM taps former Bank of America Chief Technology Officer to oversee its cloud business

IBM has named former Bank of America Corp CTO Howard Boville head of its cloud business, as Arvind Krishna takes over from long-time chief Ginni Rometty. 

Vatican, Pope, Facial Recognition

Vatican joins IBM, Microsoft to call for regulation regarding facial recognition

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – The Vatican joined forces with tech giants Microsoft and IBM on Friday to promote the ethical development of artificial intelligence (AI) and call fo...