Brain Corporation: Lowering the barrier to innovation in robotics
Eugene Izhikevich of Brain Corporation explains why programming robots is a key barrier to their success and forecasts how brain-inspired learning will change the game.
Open Source Robotics Foundation: Lowering barriers to innovation
Brian Gerkey of the Open Source Robotics Foundation explains how platform technologies in robotics will accelerate innovation.
The realities of polyglot persistence in mainstream enterprises
Ritesh Ramesh describes how NoSQL and Hadoop get used in retail environments.
Solving a familiar e-commerce search problem with a NoSQL document store
Mark Unak and Sanjay Agarwal explain how document stores can help deliver precise e-commerce catalog search results.
Security at the level of key-value pairs in a NoSQL database
Adam Fuchs of Sqrrl describes the benefits of data-centric security analytics.
Scaling online ad innovations with the help of a NoSQL wide-column database
Vaibhav Puranik and Ken Weiner of GumGum discuss the challenges and benefits of open source databases for in-image advertising.
Filling in the gaps in NoSQL document stores and data lakes
Matthias Brantner describes the role database virtualization and a business-user query interface can play in heterogeneous environments.
Creating a body language of online learning with graph databases
Sean York of Pearson discusses how graph technology becomes a medium for enriching online environments.
Database futures: How Apache Spark fits in to a larger unified data architecture
Mike Franklin of the University of California, Berkeley, discusses the goals behind Spark and a more unified cloud-data ecosystem.
Why human hands are the gateway to augmented reality
Michael Buckwald of Leap Motion explains why the future of augmented reality interfaces is pointing, not clicking.
Image quality is vital to transform smartglasses into workglasses
John Haddick of ODG explains why the company prioritizes image quality over other tradeoffs for its smartglasses.
Augmented reality will empower more than 110 million deskless workers
Ketan Joshi of Atheer shares how the smartglasses form factor will bring the digital revolution to the deskless workforce.
3-D interior maps are essential to expand AR capabilities
Amir Rubin of Paracosm describes how 3-D models and maps of work environments will expand augmented reality capabilities and solutions.
Building designs are literally leaping off the page
Shane Scranton and George Valdes of IrisVR share their experience of introducing virtual reality to the architecture and construction industry.
How virtual reality is revolutionizing shopping—and disrupting product marketing
Sonia Schechter of Marxent on what VR means for retailers and customers.
Drones 101: Why service providers are key for leveraging drones
In this interview, Mavrx’s Yuan Gao explains how instead of investing in their own drone fleets, most businesses will look to a new type of service provider.
Will data lake advocates repeat the mistakes of data warehousing?
A look at some of the challenges enterprises can face in implementing a shift to data lakes.