AWS: Amazon’s Profitability Crutch

 IT infrastructure is one of the most expensive components of most modern businesses that handle large amounts of data. Take the world of e-commerce, for instance: with hundreds of thousands of transactions and millions...

Is Amazon the Greatest Technology Company in the World?

It might sound preposterous to even think of calling a “mere” online retail company the greatest technology company in the world, but Amazon seems to be getting ever closer to that moniker with each...

IBM Wins with Razor-Sharp Acquisition Strategy

 IBM’s acquisitions are the stuff history is made of. In fact, IBM itself was born of a merger between three companies, and it took that precedent and turned it into a tradition of M&A.After...

India to Apple: No Local Goods, No Apple Stores

India has ruled that Apple cannot set up stores in the country unless they sell locally-sourced goods. The ruling reaffirms a rule obliging foreign retailers to sell at least 30 percent locally-sourced goods if...

Amazon’s AWS Signs Up Salesforce to Expand International Services

Once again Amazon’s AWS (Amazon Web Services) cloud division has signed up another deal to expand its services internationally. The company has announced a 4-year, $400 million agreement with San Francisco-based Salesforce further strengthening...

Apple’s Siri API to be Offered to Developers

Amazon seems to be continually shaking up the market with new ideas like the incredibly popular Amazon Echo wireless speaker and voice command device. In response, Apple has taken the bait and will finally offer...

Google Trumps Oracle in Court; $9 Billion Java Copyright Claim Dismissed

After a long and drawn out six-year legal battle with Oracle over Android code copyright, a jury had ruled that Google’s use of Java in its application programming interface (API) did not infringe on...
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Is Facebook Violating Your Privacy?

In a critical report released this week from Tampa, Florida, Professor Kelli Burns at the University of South Florida claims that Facebook is not only allowing people to interact more than ever before, but...
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Microsoft Reverses Direction on Forced Windows 10 Upgrade

Due to unpopular demand, Microsoft has reversed direction on using a pop-up to upgrade users to Windows 10. According to a report from the BBC, Windows users were generally furious to find out that...
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Facebook Audience Network Yields 65% Increase in Click-Through-Rates (CTR)

Developers who’ve been running mobile app-install ads on Facebook Audience Network, or FAN are now reporting stronger than ever results according to a new study by Nanigans, a Facebook Marketing Partner.Originally designed to focus...