CES 2018 in Photos: What We Remember Most

CES 2018 highlights, by David Cardinal

CES is always an overwhelming cacophony of sights and sounds, but a few images always stand out. Here are a few of our favorites from this year’s show.

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Outdated Federal IT Gobbles Up Vendor Opportunities

U.S. government agencies spend an overwhelming amount of their annual information technology budgets simply to maintain old and out-of-date systems. As a result, the amount of money available for investing in modernizing IT keeps shrinking, thus depriving vendors of major marketing opportunities at the federal level. The official federal IT budget has remained at about $82 billion per year for several years. However, that figure does not cover all agencies — intelligence and the U.S. court system are notable exclusions — and some estimates project annual IT spending above $100 billion.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83930.html?rss=1

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At WWDC, Apple profiles efforts to invite girls into male-dominated tech, engineering jobs

The overwhelming majority of WWDC attendees continues to be male, but Apple its stepping up its own efforts to encourage more women–starting with young girls–to take prominent roles in tech. That included prominent stage time for female executives in leadership roles, and the featuring of GoldieBlox, an effort to interest girls in engineering careers, starting early on in the toy isle.

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Uber goes on hiring spree for self-driving car project

Although it’s probably fair to say that the overwhelming majority of Uber drivers are decent, upstanding individuals who just want to do a good job when they get behind the wheel, a few bad eggs have gone toward sullying their reputation in the past 18 months or so.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/04/07/uber-goes-on-hiring-spree-for-self-driving-car-project/

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Production of Apple's larger iPad reportedly delayed as suppliers focus on iPhone 6

According to a report on Thursday, Apple’s much-rumored 12.9-inch iPad has been delayed due to overwhelming demand for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, meaning the large tablet may not see launch until mid-2015.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3f470d01/sc/5/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C10A0C0A90Cproduction0Eof0Eapples0Elarger0Eipad0Ereportedly0Edelayed0Eas0Esuppliers0Efocus0Eon0Eiphone0E6/story01.htm

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