Activision-owned Raven Software employees form union

Activision-owned Raven Software employees form union

Join Gaming Leaders for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming Summit, with GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 This coming January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. Raven Software’s QA testers, Activision-owned studios, announced today that they have formed a union. The union, known as the Game Workers Alliance,…

3 ‘dark’ trends likely to power smart technology and communities by 2030

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Visit our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. Contributed by Brian Gilmore, Director of IoT Product Management at InfluxDataThe first two years of this decade have been challenging to say the least. While certainly not without its drawbacks, technology came to us…

AI Weekly: Watson Health and semi-autonomous driving failures show the dangers of overpromising AI

AI Weekly: Watson Health and semi-autonomous driving failures show the dangers of overpromising AI

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Visit our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. In AI this week, reality knocked – for both AI Health Tech and the semi-autonomous driving system. IBM agreed to sell assets from its Watson Health business to investment firm Francisco Partners, sharply reducing…

Demand for data analysts is on the rise — become a front-runner in the job market

Demand for data analysts is on the rise — become a front-runner in the job market

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Visit our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. The goal of any successful business is to be profitable, perhaps not in its first year or two, but if the company continues to operate at a loss, its death is inevitable. Understanding the…

AI models are becoming better at answering questions, but they’re not perfect

AI models are becoming better at answering questions, but they’re not perfect

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Visit our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. Let OSS Enterprise Newsletter Guide your Open Source Tour! Sign up here, Late last year, the research institute Allen Institute for AI, founded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, quietly unveiled a huge AI language…

Zero-trust trends for 2022 | VentureBeat

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. Demand for endpoint security visibility and control will grow faster than the market, leading all zero-trust priorities in 2022. Improving Identity and Access Management (IAM) effectiveness, hybrid cloud integrations, and automating patch management will…

CHEAP VERSION OF MERCK COVID PILL TO BE MADE FOR POORER NATIONS

An experimental COVID-19 treatment pill, called Molnupiravir, developed by Merck & Co Inc. and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics LP, was released by Merck & Co Inc. and can be seen in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters on May 17, 2021. Is. Handout by Merck & Co Inc / REUTERS The UN-backed agency has struck deals…

AUSTRIA ADDS A LOTTERY TO COVID VACCINE MANDATE

On April 26, 2021 in Vienna, Austria, a doctor vaccinates a person with a dose of Pfizer-Bioentech COVID-19 vaccine. REUTERS / Lisi Niesner Austria’s conservative government said on Thursday it was launching a national lottery to encourage holdouts to be vaccinated against coronavirus, hours before parliament passed legislation to issue a national vaccination order. About…

Microsoft-Activision deal gives merger speculators a new darling

This image, taken on January 18, 2022, features the Microsoft logo on a smartphone with the Activision Blizzard logo displayed. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Hedge funds, which make a profit by predicting uncertain takeovers, received a treat this week when Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) agreed to buy “Call of Duty” maker Activision Blizzard (ATVI.O)…