Darryl K. Taft

Darryl K. Taft covers the development tools and developer-related issues beat from his office in Baltimore. He has more than 10 years of experience in the business and is always looking for the next scoop. Taft is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and was named 'one of the most active middleware reporters in the world' by The Middleware Co. He also has his own card in the 'Who's Who in Enterprise Java' deck.

IBM Launches Project Intu for Embodied Cognition

Just two weeks after hosting its World of Watson conference in Las Vegas, IBM kicked off its Watson Developer Conference in San Francisco to further advance its Watson cognitive...

Microsoft Advances ‘Any Developer, Any App, Any Platform’ Strategy

Microsoft continues to advance its "Any Developer, Any App, Any Platform" strategy to attract developers to the company's rich suite of developers tools.The company that was founded on the...

APIs Help Drive Revenue, Market Cap Increases

New research from API management firm Apigee and a Massachusetts Institute of Technology digital fellow shows a direct impact to the bottom line of companies that implement API programs.The...

IBM Aims Watson at Embodied Cognition

At the close of IBM's recent World of Watson conference in Las Vegas, eWEEK interviewed Grady Booch, Big Blue's chief scientist of Watson/M about the future of IBM's Watson...

North American Developers View Cyber-Warfare as Top Threat

North American developers view cyber-warfare from nation-states as the number one threat to computer security, according to a recent Evans Data survey.The Evans Data Global Development Survey showed that...

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