8 hrs ago
Amazon Goes After Box, Dropbox And Huddle, Launches Zocalo For Secure Enterprise Storage
Commerce giant Amazon has made huge competitive inroads into the cloud services market with Amazon Web Services, and today it's adding another feature that will put it into direct competition with the likes of Box and Dropbox: it's launching Zocalo , a secure enterprise storage service.
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8 hrs ago
Amazon Launches File Sharing And Collaboration Tool
Finally the news that most commentators were expecting with Amazon Web Services ' announcement that they're taking on the not insignificant task of carving out a point of difference in the ultra-busy file sharing space.
8 hrs ago
Amazon takes on Google, Microsoft with new collaboration tool
Amazon Web Services, Amazon's cloud computing arm, on Thursday launched a new cloud storage and sharing service , signaling the company's first steps into territory dominated by tech titans Google and Microsoft.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Google raises table stakes for the cloud: two terabytes of storage free
Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/09/google-raises-table-stakes-for-the-cloud-two-terabytes-of-storage-free/ The free object store service is available to users of a newly free cloud gateway virtual appliance from Google partner Panzura .
Email app Acompli now lets you attach files from Google Drive and Dropbox
Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/09/email-app-acompli-now-lets-you-attach-files-from-google-drive-and-dropbox/ How can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company? Find out at MobileBeat , VentureBeat's 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Inbox is the next company that thinks it has figured out how to fix email overload
Email is a daily chore that can be quite annoying , whether it's for work or leisure , but a new company called Inbox thinks it has found a way to make email a more pleasant experience.
Data Center Knowledge
Report: Cloud Storage Firm Box Raises $150M in Run-Up to IPO
Cloud storage provider Box raised $150 million from TPG and hedge fund Coatue Management, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal .
Tech CEOs push billlions for Wi-Fi in schools
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Dropbox's Drew Houston, Netflix's Reed Hastings and HP's Meg Whitman are among the tech CEOs urging the Federal Communications Commission to provide billions for Wi-Fi in schools and libraries.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Cloud Storage company Box lands $150M & delays IPO
Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/07/cloud-storage-company-box-lands-150m-and-staves-off-ipo-launch/ How can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company? Find out at MobileBeat , VentureBeat's 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
PHOTOS: San Francisco Pride, Then and Now
A record number of people turned out for Pride in San Francisco this year. More than a million by some accounts.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
French Startup BlaBlaCar Raises $100 million
French ridesharing startup BlaBlaCar closed a $100 million round of funding Wednesday - making it one of the most well-funded French startups ever, according to The Wall Street Journal .
10 steps for building mobile productivity apps that make people dump their defaults
Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/02/10-steps-for-building-mobile-productivity-apps-that-make-people-dump-their-defaults/ How can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company? Find out at MobileBeat , VentureBeat's 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco.
Java Developer's Journal
Two Digital Transformation Time Bombs
Hire a Chief Digital Officer to don the pirate gear, raise the Jolly Roger, and take your ship on an adventure Adjectives like "swashbuckling" and "romantic" rarely if ever apply to enterprise technology, so the fact that "rogue" IT is now a Thing should give one pause.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Dropbox Buys E-Commerce A/B Testing Service Predictive Edge, Shuts It Down
Dropbox has made another acquisition: Predictive Edge , a startup that had built a way to personalise e-commerce offerings, along with dynamic pricing, for marketers to send out to users and run A/B tests around them.
Dropbox Adds View-Only Shared Folders To Seduce Stiff Enterprises
Dropbox's new strategy is to be boring on purpose. That is, it's top priority is filling holes in its security and permissions systems so it can convince big companies it's not some consumer toy.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Thousands Of Tech Company Employees Showed Their Support At San Francisco's Gay Pride Parade
An estimated 1.7 million people attended the festivities, and among them were thousands of employees from several prominent tech companies, who marched in Sunday's parade.
The Miami Herald
Supreme Court errs on Aereo decision
When the Supreme Court effectively outlawed the online TV service Aereo last week, the first temptation was to dismiss the ruling as the confused ravings of a bunch of old people confounded by this newfangled Interweb stuff.
Jason Calacanis To Keynote Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Conference
Pubcon, the search marketing event of the year, is happy to announce that noted Internet entrepreneur Jason Calacanis, chief executive and founder of Inside.com and longtime angel investor, will be presenting a major keynote address during Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in the entertainment capital of the world.
Want A Brilliant Idea For A Startup? Go On Vacation
When Kevin Systrom came up with the idea for Instagram, he was strolling on a beach in Baja California, Mexico, not staring at a screen.
VIDEO: Dropbox founder explains his success
Drew Houston founded online file-sharing service Dropbox seven years ago. The firm is now estimated to be worth about $10bn .