Leading developer, manufacturer, and operator of Mobile Resource Management, or MRM solutions, Pointer Telocation Ltd. has recently announced a new collaboration with Microsoft Isreal to build an AI system for modeling and understanding driver behavior. The system will learn based on the large volume of driver behavior data (also known as Big Data) collected by Pointer historically as well as on an ongoing basis, combined with environmental data such as speed limits, road types and weather conditions. The analysis will be performed using Microsoft Azure cloud services, using the most advanced Machine Learning tools and Big Data analysis techniques. Pointer's
It's common knowledge what some of the most prestigious universities are, especially ones that CEOs of large, successful ventures attended - but this one in particular is known for the upbringing of the CEOs of Microsoft, Adobe, and Mastercard. We know which universities have trained more future billionaires - many of whom are big entrepreneurs in the technology sector - but did their success really start at university? Scientists and psychologists maintain that the experiences we experience during our childhood have a significant influence on our future personal and professional success and, obviously, the training we receive at school is
The recognition of objects and people is one of the most common characteristics of artificial intelligence. In fact, it is one of the most developed because it is part of the navigation system of autonomous cars as well as some applications that you can use on your smartphone. One of them is especially useful for business people. Its name is Microsoft Pix, and now you can find LinkedIn profiles after scanning a business card. Connect with someone on LinkedIn with Microsoft Pix A few days ago we talked about the benefits of Google Photos and its link with Google Lens.
Talview, a leading Indian talent and research company, has partnered with Microsoft to release a new chatbot for their service called Qton. The company hopes this bot will "push the boundaries of AI". It uses Microsoft's Bot Framework, and will be used for recruitment purposes. “We are delighted to partner with Microsoft that aims to enable better merging of digital expertise and human interaction, thereby enhances the recruitment experience for candidates and clients alike," said Talview's CEO Sanjoe Jose. The goal Talview hopes to achieve with this bot is to cut down on man hours spent interviewing clients at the
LinkedIn recently announced a partnership with software giant Microsoft to launch a new feature on the social networking platform to assist users with resumes. 'Resume Assistant' aims to reinvent job search and empower workers in job hunting. India is among the 15 countries in which the feature will be available to Office 365 subscribers. Other than India, the feature will be available in the following countries too — Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, the UK, and the US. Need of the hour A LinkedIn blog post says that in a recent
There are red numbers for the first time in Linkedin's (short) history in Spain. The Spanish subsidiary of the professional social network ended with losses in 2016, in which it closed its sale to Microsoft for 26,000 million dollars. The company, which has operated in Spain since 2011, has increased its personnel expenses after increasing its local staff by 75%. Despite having paid just 200,000 euros of taxes in these years, the company is still saved from the clutches of the tax agency. Revenue almost doubled to 6.2 million euros during the year, compared to 3.2 million a year earlier.
Pipl fouder and CEO Mathew Herz. Photo: Boaz Eshtai Israel-based data company Pipl Search Ltd. recently announced a new round of funding. The new USD $ 19 million comes via venture capital firm IGP Lichtman, a specialist in growth-stage assets, and Shani Ltd. of Israel Growth Partners. The money is intended to help extend Pipl’s already robust customer base. Pipl launched back in 2004, causing significant ripples in the data search space. Google reigns supreme in the industry, but the company’s unique approach – the ability to crawl the Deep Web (pages to which external links do not exist). Since
Obtaining Microsoft's MVP award will put you in a prestigious position in the labor market. Each year the company awards certificates to 4,000 individuals for their valuable contribution to the technological community, discover how to get your MVP certificate. Would you like your resume to stand out among the rest and to join the labor market? If you want to aim high, you can propose to get the Microsoft MVP award, a certificate that the company awards annually to 4,000 individuals. The companies want to see achievements in the professional career of the candidates, not mere affirmations. What better than
Microsoft Chile opens a new call for Imagine Cup 2018, the global student competition for innovation and development of technological projects. This initiative aims to help young people turn an idea into a start-up. Since 2003, this initiative allows students to use their creativity, passion and knowledge in technology to create applications that disruptively transform the way we live, work and play. The contest is aimed at students from all over the world who can develop an innovative project based on Microsoft Azure, with the aim of contributing to the resolution of social problems or global impact. The teams can
Colombian-based DreamJobs a tool enabling users to find employment via geolocation has developed its technology through partners such as Microsoft and Google. Dream Jobs, dared to change the vision to be the leading Colombian company that manages to break paradigms of employment in the country, promising to lead the Latin American market in a maximum of 5 years, because its founding team has shown that it is prepared for rapid growth with high sustainability rates in its operation. A traditional company spends approximately 7 million pesos in a conventional selection process, today Dream Jobs has facilitated, thanks to state-of-the-art