Tag: VentureBeat

Security

Meet Blair Hanley Frank, VentureBeat’s new staff writer

We’re thrilled to announce Blair Hanley Frank will join VentureBeat as a staff writer effective May 22, 2017. His areas of coverage will include artificial intelligence, big data, cloud infrastructure, and enterprise technologies. Above: Blair Hanley Frank joins VentureBeat as a staff writer covering AI, big data, cloud infrastructure, and enterprise. Blair comes to VentureBeat…

Culture & Gaming

Intel and VentureBeat shine a spotlight on game developers

SPONSORED: Presented by Intel Debut articles in the highly anticipated collaboration between VentureBeat (VB) and Intel are about to start rolling out. The first posts flying the “Developer Spotlight” banner will be available on the PC Gaming Channel of VentureBeat’s GamesBeat section, starting on April 25. Because each game developer has a unique story to…

Cloud

VentureBeat is hiring an AI reporter

We’re looking for an experienced reporter to help lead our coverage of artificial intelligence. As startups and big corporations invest money and talent into AI, VentureBeat aims to cover both the broad ways AI will change life as we know it and the technical infrastructure underpinning it. As VentureBeat’s AI reporter, you’ll help define our daily coverage of AI…

Culture & Gaming

Intel/VentureBeat content collaboration focuses on game development

SPONSORED: Presented by Intel VentureBeat is proud to announce a new collaboration with Intel Corporation that will offer a broad, informed perspective on the current state of PC game development. The PC continues to be a highly important platform for gaming. A recent survey from the Game Developers Conference indicates the PC is the most…

Tech

Are you a startup in SF looking for a home? Consider a shared space with VentureBeat

VentureBeat is getting into the real estate business. Not really, but we do have more space than we can use in our very centrally located space in downtown SF. So we’re looking for a great team of up to 15 people that would like to share the premises with us. Seriously, our landlord in San Francisco has given us…

Tech

Lenovo launches Smart Assistant, a $130 Amazon Echo competitor with Alexa inside

At the CES consumer technology conference in Las Vegas today, Lenovo is unveiling its answer to the trendy Amazon Echo smart speaker — a speaker called the Smart Assistant that packs Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant. It’s coming in May. Alexa has gotten inside more and more products , but not many outright speakers that compete…

Mobile

Why you will hire a chief machine intelligence officer in 2017

GUEST: Machine intelligence (MI) is fast outgrowing its cradle in the technology department. This calls for a new, high-level executive function and a strategic roadmap. In this article I’ll outline some areas for your new CMIO to crack during 2017 and beyond. At a time when machines are learning how to run brick-and-mortar retail stores,…

Mobile

In 2017, Silicon Valley must reinvent its relationship with the public

GUEST: Silicon Valley is at important inflection point. It can continue to pursue its version of change or it can respond to the popularist call for disruption that has swept elections in the US and across EU member countries.  At this moment, there are two possible 2017s. One is the normative version, with the SNAP…