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Watch Austin turn into Brand Central during SXSW

Puppies, people in banana costumes, and Game of Thrones tried to activate the crowds at South by Southwest Interactive. Did they succeed?

Businesses face big challenges dealing with digital transformation

CIO.com's Rich Hein talks with CIOs and IT leaders at CIO Perspectives in Atlanta to uncover the biggest challenges facing IT leadership when navigating the waters of digital transformation.

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Tech's greatest wins and most epic comebacks of 2015

Smartwatches and driverless cars got real as the tech world buckled down for revolution in 2015.

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Can Oracle lead in the cloud? Only if customers follow

If there was just one take-away from Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd at the company's OpenWorld show this week, it was that Oracle has now fully arrived at the cloud party and is ready to take a leading role. Whether that can happen, however, is entirely up to customers -- and their buy-in is far from guaranteed.

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Cloud growth buoys Microsoft while revenue shrinks

Microsoft's cloud successes buoyed the company through its last quarter, which was otherwise a mixed financial bag.

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10 enthralling TED Talks sure to mesmerize tech enthusiasts

These inspiring, sometimes frightening presentations detail how technologies from bionics to big data to machine learning will change our world for good or ill -- and sooner than you might think.