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Germany Won; So Did Microsoft: How Bing Predicted World Cup Winners

Microsoft’s Bing and Cortana accurately predicted almost all winners in the knock-out rounds with the help of data sets, algorithms and predictive analysis.

New Holland Fiat Reaps Rewards with M2M

Linking its ERP to a GPS-GPRS enabled tractor, New Holland Fiat, the tractor manufacturer increased sales and improved customer satisfaction.

Asian Paints Blends it Right with Robotics

By using robotics in its depots, Asian Paints lowered inventory management pressure, ensured accurate deliveries, and created savings in working capital

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Interview

Internet of Things: The Next Big Thing after Cloud, Mobility and Big Data

Adaire Fox-Martin, SVP Industry, Value and Solutions , SAP APJ, on what's pushing the tech needle.

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News

SAP Analytics Reveal World Cup’s Defining Moments on Social Media

The company analyzed data to reveal some of the defining moments of World Cup 2014 on social media.

MIT Tackled Earth's Atmosphere To Give The Moon Broadband

Four transmitting telescopes in the New Mexico desert, each just 6 inches in diameter, can give a satellite orbiting the moon faster Internet access than many U.S. homes get.

3D-printed Modules for Google's Ara Phone Coming Early Next Year

Lego-like parts that will form the building blocks for Google's Project Ara will be produced on 3D printers and ship in time for the customizable smartphone's release early next year.

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Opinion

Here's Why Amazon Drones May Never Land at Your Door

Amazon's distribution network limits the company's deliveries to just a tiny fraction of the US.

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8 Ways Technology Kicked Off the FIFA 2014 World Cup

The FIFA 2014 World Cup is as much about the adrenaline and the glory of winning as it is about technology this year. New high-tech innovations are not only assisting decision-makers but also enhancing the football fans' delight.

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