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Microsoft and Amazon are going to join hands and pair up their respective digital personal assistants, Cortana and Alexa, opening up a wide array of options for users – a smarter move than competing with each other.Microsoft’s personal assistant, Cortana,...
It’s kind of odd that a lot of people are talking about how this company or that company is going to end Amazon’s supremacy in cloud computing.Late last year Oracle’s co-founder Larry Ellison made a hue and cry...
If there was one thing that Microsoft could wish away, it would be the decline of worldwide PC sales. Microsoft's Windows is still the dominant force in the PC world, accounting for nearly 90% of the market across different versions of...
We all know how fast Microsoft Office 365 has been growing, and how competition from Google and Amazon is slowly building up the enterprise Productivity space. But, until now, we never knew exactly how many active users are on...
Digital payments are headed to a healthy future as global non-cash transactions are expected to grow from $433 billion in 2015 to $725 billion in 2020, according to a new study released by CapGemini and BNP Paribas. Fueled by...
According to a UPS press release on February 21, it appears that the logistics giant is already ahead of Amazon in the race to make drone delivery of packages a reality. The press release revealed that UPS is working...
The Snippet: Consumer staples giant Procter & Gamble has bought Native Deodorant for a cool $100 million in cash. P&G already owns Secret, and is presumed to have purchased Native to address a growing demand from ingredient-conscious consumers. The Story: Native Deodorant...
Amazon Web Services, or AWS, is the undisputed leader of the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) segment within cloud computing. Amazon Web Services' growth rate has been slowly edging lower and lower in recent years, but the question is...
Unilever, the Rotterdam, Netherlands-based consumer goods giant announced Thursday that the company would buy Tazo, the specialty tea brand, from Starbucks in a deal valued at $384 million.The deals looks like a near-perfect one for both companies. Starbucks has...
Xbox is one of Microsoft’s major products, and the lynchpin of Microsoft’s gaming enterprise. Launched in 2001, the console has been in the market for nearly 15 years and is still going strong.According to estimates by VGChartz, PS4...
Almost eight years ago in June 2010 in Suminoe, Japan, Panasonic Energy Company president Naoto Noguchi presented Tesla Motors CTO JB Straubel with the very first production Lithium-ion battery manufactured at Panasonic’s new facility.The factory in Suminoe would start...
Gone are the days when big technology companies took a single segment, focused on it like a laser, kept upgrading their offering and kept customers - and money - flowing towards them. Today, this ideology no longer works. If...
Amazon, basking in the glory of its first quarter performance, was downgraded by Pacific Crest, a Wall Street firm, as increasing competition is expected to slow things down for the retail giant. This is the second big downgrade after another...
Facebook’s monstrous sales growth can easily become a case study of our times. And it'd be titled "How to double your sales every two years for nearly a decade." Such has been their speed that the company could be breathing...
The global enterprise software spend runs in the order of trillions of dollars, and enterprise collaboration platforms are quickly gaining traction with a large number of technology companies vying for market share.Office collaboration tools have always been around,...