Where do millennials go for digital media and content?

ZDNet

How do millennials' creative habits stack up against other creators in the workplace? Do enterprises need to consider several different content sites to inspire content creators across all age ranges? Enterprise applications power the heart of business productivity, but they are traditionally difficult to implement, upgrade, and innovate. We look at how the next generation of enterprise apps could change the game. Arlington, VA-based digital media company for content creators Storyblocks wanted to find what makes content creators tick.


AI Market Leaders Release Enterprise AI Platform Modzy

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MCLEAN, Va. - Today, Booz Allen introduces ModzyTM, a first-of-its-kind enterprise artificial intelligence (AI) software product with a mission of its own: putting AI to work through the power of trusted models and a secure, scalable platform. The Modzy platform and model marketplace create the missing AI layer in today's tech stack, accelerating the deployment of AI from the lab to the enterprise. With click-to-deploy access for a growing list of AI models from leading tech companies and open source communities, and an environment to upload, manage and reuse AI models, Modzy greatly reduces risk and barriers to adopting and scaling AI. Interested customers can request an invitation to the Modzy Early Access Program, beginning today. "Achieving the promise of AI requires much more than training the next algorithm. It's about giving organizations choice and having a predictable and repeatable way to rapidly deploy, manage and secure AI models at enterprise scale," said Dr. Josh Sullivan, senior vice president, Booz Allen Hamilton and Modzy executive leader.


Wipro Launches Next Generation Engineering and Innovation Center in Virginia

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Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the opening of the next generation engineering and innovation center in Richmond, Virginia, to accelerate innovation for local startups and clients, that will create 200 additional jobs in the Richmond area by 2021. Wipro employs over 500 professionals across the state of Virginia of whom 420 are in the Richmond area. Wipro's new 10,000 square-foot facility will focus on full-stack engineering solutions, customer experience and accelerators across cybersecurity, cloud, digital and DevOps. It will also host customized visits, workshops on design thinking and innovation, and projects featuring collaboration across different industries. Additionally, Wipro will partner with local startups to share expertise and domain-focused use cases that can be scaled for the enterprise, benefiting large and small businesses alike.


GOP unfinished business on the ball diamond

FOX News

Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, points out where the gunman began shooting down the 3rd base line at last year's practice in Alexandria. Congressional Republicans had some unfinished business early Wednesday morning. Ten months ago, on a blistering, sunbaked June morning, Congressional Republicans discarded batting helmets, bags of balls, gloves and stacks of hats on a baseball diamond in Alexandria, Va. Republicans deserted their gear and dashed off the field for their lives. A gunman stalked GOP members at Eugene Simpson Stadium, marching down a fence line between the left field bullpen and the third base dugout.


No Cash for Hate, Say Mainstream Crowdfunding Firms

U.S. News

James Alex Fields Jr., (2nd L with shield) is seen attending the "Unite the Right" rally in Emancipation Park before being arrested by police and charged with charged with one count of second degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of failing to stop at an accident that resulted in a death after police say he drove a car into a crowd of counter-protesters later in the afternoon in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S., August 12, 2017.