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Why the Essential Home Smart Speaker from Android Co-Creator Andy Rubin is Unique

If you've been following Android co-creator Andy Rubin, you'll know that his startup company recently launched the Essential Phone, an Android device with near-zero bezels and huge potential for magnetic snap-on...
Google Photos

Google Photos Brings New Social Experience with a Touch of Privacy

Whether you're an extrovert or a more private person, Google Photos now has a new feature for you. Self-Tagging If you want to let the world know where you are and who you're...
Is Microsoft Azure as big as Amazon AWS?

Why is Microsoft Still Offering a “Price Match Promise” for Azure instead of Leading...

Azure, Microsoft's Infrastructure as a Service offering, has been growing fast. Growth has been so fast, in fact, that it has been clocking near-triple-digit speeds for the past two years. If...
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Cloud Computing: Dynamics 365 Coming of Age as Office 365 Rips Through SaaS Market

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella revealed during the recent Build conference that their lead SaaS application Office 365 has crossed 100 million monthly active users - a massive number that will allow Microsoft...
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Cloud Computing Services Provider Snapshot Q1 2017 Reveals Subtle Shift Towards SaaS

The cloud computing industry grew strongly in 2016, continuing its double-digit growth spree into the first quarter of 2017 as well. But so much has changed in the last 24 months,...
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Android Auto with Google Assistant to Power Next Gen Audi and Volvo Models

Carmakers Audi and Volvo today announced that their next generation of cars will be powered by Android Auto, the connected car platform from Google. And Google Assistant will come along for the...
Google Home multi-user support coming

Google Home to Get New Features via Major Update as Google I/O 2017 Approaches

Google Home is getting some major updates via app update 2.3 that is expected to be announced at Google's I/O 2017 conference that kicks off tomorrow, May 17, 2017 and runs...
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Microsoft Betting on Something Much Bigger than Cloud Computing, Google Still Client-Hunting

It has been barely four years since Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced the company's Mobile First, Cloud First strategy. Instead of basking in the glory of new-found success in Cloud, Microsoft...
Amazon, Microsoft, IBM cloud revenues 2016

Amazon Web Services Not Giving Up Ground to Microsoft, IBM and Google on Cloud...

The world's top cloud service providers (CSPs) recorded yet another stellar quarter of growth, continuing with the trend of reporting strong double-digit numbers. The industry has so much momentum behind it...
Office 365

Office 365 Surges Ahead with Little to Zero Competition from Google or Amazon

The office collaboration market is white-hot, with Microsoft, Google and Amazon preparing for a long drawn-out battle. But Microsoft is slowly, but surely, racing ahead of all its competitors. Nearly two...