While everyone is busy talking about Amazon agreeing to acquire Whole Foods Market for a whopping $13.7 billion, there's something else going on in the background on the cloud computing side of things. Whole Foods just happens to be...
Despite the name that it's been given, Surface Phone isn't going to be a phone at all. At least, not if Microsoft is designing what they refer to as a "cellular PC" that will have all the capabilities of...
Citing the high cost of development that isn't being justified by the user base, Microsoft-owned Mojang has decided to stop Minecraft updates for Windows Phone devices.The information comes from Windows Central, which says that Minecraft: Pocket Edition will not...
Evernote, the cross-platform workplace app, has found a new home in Google Cloud Platform. Evernote announced last September that they had decided to move to a public cloud; and, after an intensive period of research and investigation involving several...
One look at the comments on the announcement of Google Chrome 58 coming to the stable channel will tell you that everything isn't as it should be. Several enterprise users appear to have had serious issues now that Google Chrome...
At 0.3 percent marketshare of the global smartphone market, Microsoft has zero to extremely slim odds of ever entering that segment in a meaningful way. As such, don't expect a Surface Phone to come in 2017, or for the...
Surface Phone is increasingly becoming more of a concept and an ideology rather than an actual physical device, and Microsoft is taking its first step towards realizing that ideology in the form of a Windows 10 Ultralight Mobile PC...
Gartner has placed Microsoft at the top of the Business Intelligence and Analytics segment in its Magic Quadrant published February 2017, and we can almost see Microsoft leaping for joy. Gartner’s Magic Quadrant rates companies in terms of their...
 Microsoft’s new business mantra seems to be “If we can’t do it, let’s just find someone who can.” The Redmond tech giant announced a new partnership bringing global navigation and mapping company TomTom to integrate location-based services into their...
In a recent article about Surface Phone, we covered the many reasons why the time is right for such a device to make its entry into the smartphone world. While Surface Phone as a device remains a mystery that...
How Big is Microsoft Azure, Really? That’s a question that can only be answered by Microsoft. The Redmond giant does not give out revenue numbers specific to its Infrastructure as a Service offering, Azure...but it happily gives us its year...
Amazon Web Services, or AWS, the current king of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), has once again proved that their leadership position remains undisputed. AWS continued its tradition of posting quarterly sequential growth during the fourth quarter of 2016,...
Two tech giants will be releasing major hardware products this year, and while it's certainly tempting to compare the Surface Pro 5 with the iPad Pro 2, is it really fair - or even relevant - to compare a Windows...
The cloud computing industry surged strongly in 2016, and if the last quarter of 2016 is anything to go by, 2017 holds a lot of promise for the segment as a whole, especially for the top three cloud service...
North Bridge Growth Equity Venture Partners and research analyst firm Wikibon, which analyzes trends in cloud computing adoption, use, and challenges every year, has released their 2016 Future of Cloud Computing survey results this month, and it has thrown...