New Actions Come to Google Assistant, but Where Are Amazon Alexa and GA Headed?

In many ways Google Assistant is far superior to Amazon Alexa. Although both are essentially AI-based smart voice assistants, each has a specific strength. For example, Assistant has the support of...
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Google Cloud Platform takes Container Builder to More Cloud Users

Google Cloud Platform has doubled down on its container service and announced the launch of Google Cloud Container Builder, a tool that allows users to build container images irrespective of the...
IBM cognitive solutions and hybrid cloud computing services

IBM Crosses Yet Another Milestone in Cloud Computing and Cognitive Solutions

Big Blue is the dark horse in the cloud computing segment. 105-year-old IBM has been under constant scrutiny, with its own past performance weighing heavily on the company. IBM was also...
Oracle's SaaS Push

Oracle Has a Fair Shot at the ‘$10 Billion From SaaS’ Target

Oracle recently crossed a crucial billion-dollars-a-quarter revenue milestone from its Software as a Service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) segments. Revenues from SaaS and PaaS touched $1.01 billion for...
Office 365 vs. Office 2016

5 Differences between Office 365 and Office 2016 Driving Enterprise Adoption

The concept of Software as a Service, or SaaS, is not a new one, but it is one that most software makers are adopting today. Not the least of these is...
Microsoft Cortana

Microsoft Now Targeting Google and Amazon Customer Base

Microsoft is possibly one of the biggest comeback stories in the world of technology. After seeing their Windows revenues decline over several quarters, Microsoft is finally back to profitability and growth once...
massive aws cloud outage caused by incorrect command

Massive AWS Cloud Server Outage Was Caused by an Incorrect Debugging Command

When you're a company that's disrupting nearly everything it touches, anything you do is reported almost instantaneously in the media. And that attention is amplified when you take down the websites...
Google VM Migration Service

Google Cloud Platform Pushing Hard on Cloud Migration Tools, Google Finally Awake!

The disadvantage of a company being a late entrant to a competitive segment can manifest itself as a huge advantage for the end user. The company will be aggressive in courting...

Google Pixel Fires Salvo Across Apple’s Nose with Unlimited Cloud Storage

Google has now made it abundantly clear that the company has no interest in throwing the towel in its repeated attempts at becoming a hardware player. Google is a giant when...

Is the Cloud a Safe Place for my Sensitive Data?

Cloud computing has been an extremely disruptive industry since its inception. Beginning in the form of shared mainframe resources back in the 1950s, it gradually went through various stages like virtualization and...