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These cloud-native startups are redefining familiar technology and enabling entirely new products. [...]
Mon, Aug 03, 2020
Source Information Week
Areas that have been automated must be checked and updated to ensure they are continually evolving with the network and properly performing their intended function. [...]
Tue, Jul 21, 2020
Source Information Week

Earthquake alerts are being incorporated into Android, Google's mobile operating system. The feature will be included in a refresh of Google Mobile Services, so a full operating system upgrade won't be necessary. That means the new addition will be available to most Android users -- except those in China, which [...]
Wed, Aug 12, 2020
Source Technology News
While the shift to cloud continues to be a major trend within our industry, it remains the case that different organizations are performing that migration in vastly different ways. The firms that typically attract the headlines are those that have undergone a root-and-branch transformation. After all, the story of [...]
Wed, Aug 12, 2020
Source Infoworld
Apple's "Walled Garden" was built to protect consumers from malicious applications, but it can also protect the company from competition, as Microsoft and Facebook discovered recently. Late last week, Apple refused to allow Microsoft to offer its xCloud streaming gaming app for iOS and iPadOS at the Apple App Store. [...]
Tue, Aug 11, 2020
Source Technology News
As 2021 begins to appear on the horizon, most people will be happy to see 2020 in the rearview mirror. Despite the pandemic and all its chaos and uncertainties, 2020 was the year of the cloud. Pandemic-weary enterprises rushed to the cloud for safety, scalability, and agility.We still have some [...]
Tue, Aug 11, 2020
Source Infoworld
Only a few years ago, when we talked about infrastructure we meant physical infrastructure: servers, memory, disks, network switches, and all the cabling necessary to connect them. I used to have spreadsheets where I'd plug in some numbers and get back the specifications of the hardware needed to build a [...]
Tue, Aug 11, 2020
Source Infoworld
Last week we ran a survey asking people which of the CEOs that were questioned by Congress last month is the most trustworthy. Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg took the dubious prize for last place. Tim Cook of Apple was voted the most trustworthy. There shouldn't be any competition; Facebook has the [...]
Mon, Aug 10, 2020
Source Technology News
In object-oriented programming (OOP), so-called God objects are an anti-pattern because they violate a number of good design principles. God objects are objects of classes that know too much or do too much, and hence make your code tightly coupled and difficult to maintain. This article talks about this anti-pattern [...]
Mon, Aug 10, 2020
Source Infoworld
Amazon has cleared a major regulatory hurdle in its quest to deliver Internet service to unserved and underserved areas of the earth. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved, with some conditions, Amazon's Kuiper Project, a US$10 billion low-orbit constellation made up of more than 3,000 satellites. [...]
Thu, Aug 06, 2020
Source Technology News