Novartis and Microsoft announce collaboration to transform medicine with artificial intelligence

Novartis today announced an important step in reimagining medicine by founding the Novartis AI innovation lab and by selecting Microsoft Corp. as its strategic AI and data-science partner for this effort. The new lab aims to significantly bolster Novartis AI capabilities from research through commercialization and help accelerate the discovery and development of transformative medicines … More Novartis and Microsoft announce collaboration to transform medicine with artificial intelligence

Microsoft and ENGIE announce innovative renewable initiatives

Microsoft Corp. and ENGIE today announced both an innovative, long-term solar and wind energy power purchase agreement (PPA) that provides 24/7 supply in the United States and implementation of Darwin, an energy software developed by ENGIE using the intelligent cloud services of Microsoft Azure to optimize performance of ENGIE’s wind, solar, and hybrid (wind + … More Microsoft and ENGIE announce innovative renewable initiatives

LG AND NAVER TEAM UP TO MAXIMIZE SMARTPHONE DUAL SCREEN WITH “OMNITASKING” BROWSER

LG Electronics (LG) and NAVER, South Korea’s largest search engine provider, developed Whale, a browser optimized for use on LG Dual Screen that takes multitasking to a whole new level. Whale, based on Google’s open-source Chromium browser, supports what NAVER calls omnitasking, the ability to carry out several tasks simultaneously on one screen. Whale supports split … More LG AND NAVER TEAM UP TO MAXIMIZE SMARTPHONE DUAL SCREEN WITH “OMNITASKING” BROWSER

LG AND LUMI PARTNER ON SMARTER HOME ECOSYSTEM

LG Electronics (LG) and LUMI United Technology, an Internet of Things (IoT) and smart home solution provider, have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop an ecosystem that goes beyond basic appliance management to deliver a more complete IoT solution for the home. The partnership will focus on developing innovations using AI and advanced sensors … More LG AND LUMI PARTNER ON SMARTER HOME ECOSYSTEM

Jio and Microsoft announce alliance to accelerate digital transformation in India

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (Jio), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, and Microsoft Corp. are embarking on a unique, comprehensive, long-term strategic relationship aimed at accelerating the digital transformation of the Indian economy and society. This 10-year commitment combines the world-class capabilities of both companies to offer a detailed set of solutions comprising connectivity, computing, … More Jio and Microsoft announce alliance to accelerate digital transformation in India

Samsung and Microsoft Expand Strategic Partnership

Samsung Electronics today announced the next step in its long-term, strategic partnership with Microsoft to bring seamless productivity experiences across devices, applications and services. Starting with exclusive Microsoft integrations in the new Galaxy Note10, users will now have a simple way to work fluidly between a smartphone and a PC, while the Galaxy Book S … More Samsung and Microsoft Expand Strategic Partnership

Samsung, UN Development Programme Partner

Samsung Electronics and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has announced a new partnership in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals. The Global Goals address some of the biggest challenges faced around the world, including those related to inequality, climate and environmental degradation, and education. Samsung and UNDP … More Samsung, UN Development Programme Partner

Take advantage of VoLTE with Nokia Android smartphones

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today has shared the list of phones that are VoLTE enabled. This will enable Nokia Android smartphone users to enjoy the service that is provided by Safaricom as announced today. Nokia Smartphones have the largest portfolio of smartphones that are VoLTE enabled. Mark Misumi, HMD Global’s East Africa … More Take advantage of VoLTE with Nokia Android smartphones

UNICEF AND SAFARICOM LAUNCH INTERNET OF GOOD THINGS IN KENYA

UNICEF and Safaricom have launched the Internet of Good Things in Kenya – a set of information and resources which promotes living better and healthier.  Internet of Good Things is a UNICEF-led initiative, currently accessible in over 60 countries and territories around the world, and helping to bridge the digital divide and build knowledge societies. … More UNICEF AND SAFARICOM LAUNCH INTERNET OF GOOD THINGS IN KENYA