Tag: CEO

Real growth in technology is not from people but machines, says Applied Materials CEO

“Humans a while ago stopped being the major generators of data,” points out Gary Dickerson, chief executive of chip equipment vendor Applied Materials. 

Rather, it is the rise of the machines, and the sensor networks comprising the Internet of Things, that are creating masses of volumes of data that require ever more chips to process, says Dickerson.

“And everything is getting smarter in our world — eyes and ears that are deployed, smart sensors that are deployed” at the edge of networks. 

Dickerson made his remarks to ZDNet in a phone call following the company’s report Thursday evening of fiscal

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Dodge CEO: Muscle Cars Soon to Be Powered by Electric Vehicle Technology

Tim Kuniskis, the CEO of Stellantis (NYSE:STLA) unit Dodge, recently remarked that muscle cars will get their muscle from electric vehicle (EV) technology before long.

That’s surprising because many consider Kuniskis to be Mr. Muscle Car, at least relative to other car industry executives. In the 2010s, he was instrumental in carving out a modern-day niche for a style that had seemingly vanished for good decades ago.

Then and now, muscle cars get their power from large internal combustion engines. One current example is the company’s Hellcat variants, which run on supercharged engines that produce over 700 horsepower.

A Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye being put through its paces on a track.

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How One CEO Uses GPU Technology To Analyze More Data, Faster

This article series spotlights key business trends identified by the expert members of Forbes Councils. Find out if you qualify for Forbes Technology Council here.

As more people work from home (WFH) than ever before and IoT and 5G continue to grow, businesses are struggling to keep up with exponentially increasing data. The legacy systems many organizations currently have in place simply aren’t able to handle today’s massive workloads. Complex queries can take hours to weeks and often time-out before completion.

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Consumer Technology Association CEO: COVID has sped up our use of tech, don’t let government derail innovation

The coronavirus pandemic has sped our embrace of technology – for work, school, health, entertainment, connecting with loved ones – and spurred innovation around the globe.

But tech companies are facing scrutiny and criticism by government. Attacks range from questioning technology’s benefit to society to accusations of monopolistic behavior.

Short-sighted legislative proposals include limits on acquisitions of smaller companies and bans on platforms selling their own products.

Some

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Dominion’s CEO says the voting technology company is going to sue Sidney Powell for defamation and is considering a lawsuit against Trump

Sidney Powell
Sidney Powell. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images
  • Dominion CEO John Poulos told Axios it is preparing an “imminent” defamation lawsuit against Sidney Powell for her false election conspiracy theories about the voting technology company.

  • Poulos also said he is considering whether to sue President Donald Trump for pushing some of the same false theories.

  • Dominion has sent document retention letters to a range of right-wing media organizations and figures for propagating elements of the theories and warned of lawsuits against them.

  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Dominion Voting Systems CEO John Poulos said the company is

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