Facebook Tests Retail Waters with Marketplace Project

Facebook announced on its blog yesterday the launch of its online marketplace. Facebook’s marketplace will allow users to buy items from and sell them to people in their community. It is interesting to note...

Does Oracle Have What it Takes to Topple Amazon in Cloud Infrastructure?

The fight to become the top cloud services provider just got much hotter, with Oracle jumping into the fray with both feet. It wasn't that Oracle wasn’t there in the cloud race and suddenly...

How Alphabet’s Google is Spending its Money

Alphabet, Google’s parent company earns in the tens of billions. Last year, the company’s sales touched $74.98 billion, bringing home nearly $16.35 billion in net income. It’s not really a surprise, then, that Alphabet...

Why is Minecraft so Culturally Iconic? Microsoft Execs Talk of Blocks, Modding and the...

When Minecraft was launched in 2011, nobody could have dreamt that it would come this far. But if you had visited Minecon 2016 in September, you would have seen over ten thousand enthusiasts, most...

Google’s Billion-dollar-plus Acquisitions – A $20 Billion Ad-venture Story

A surprisingly large number of people don't realize how active Google has been in the acquisitions space. Since the beginning, Google has acquired over 190 companies that span speciality areas as diverse as headphones...

Microsoft-Workday Partnership Reveals New Growth Strategy

Earlier this week Microsoft and Workday, an enterprise software solutions company that specialises in human resource and financial management, announced their strategic partnership. Through the partnership Workday aims to connect productivity tools in Office...

Buy a Windows 10 Upgrade or Get it Free? Microsoft in a Fix over...

Microsoft isn't being very clear on the Windows 10 upgrade availability, unfortunately. On the one hand, Windows 10 upgrade for Home and Pro versions are available to buy, but on the other, the company...

Apple Maps Now Supports Amtrak’s Full System Across U.S., Select Canadian Cities

Apple has recently announced that Apple Maps now offers full support for Amtrak's entire system across the United States as well a select cities in Canada. The move is a follow-through from what they...
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Windows 10 Update KB3194496 (Sep 29 update) May Cause Problems

Microsoft seems to be having so many problems with Windows 10 recently that they've gotten very low user ratings on Windows 10 Home paid version on the Microsoft Store online. The 2.6 out of...
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What is a Mobile Wallet and Why is Apple Pay so Important to Apple...

When Apple first launched Apple Pay in the United States in October 2014, CEO Tim Cook took a swipe at credit card companies for using a five-decades-old technology. But instead of alienating the largest...