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The Climate Post: Study Quantifies Climate-Change-Related Deaths

Tim Profeta | Posted 07.14.2016 | Green
Tim Profeta

A study in Environmental Research Letters suggests a fifth of premature deaths during a 2003 heatwave in Europe are linked to human-caused climate cha...

Interview: Why Cloud for E-Commerce?

Kali Kasprzyk | Posted 07.11.2016 | Business
Kali Kasprzyk

With more organizations than ever considering moving their eCommerce platforms to the cloud in 2016, I thought it was the perfect time to chat with so...

How Cloud Technology Will Evolve In 2016

AJ Agrawal | Posted 07.09.2016 | Technology
AJ Agrawal

Cloud technology is huge. It's both the present and the future. Like anything with a future, it's continuing to evolve every single year. There are no...

In The Wake Of The Deal: Microsoft Acquires LinkedIn

JD Gershbein | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
JD Gershbein

The purchase of LinkedIn by Microsoft is a watershed moment in the business of tech, an event giving rise to a kaleidoscope of possibilities that make the imagination race. How could it not?

Understanding Cloud Computing

Anuj Gupta | Posted 06.26.2016 | Technology
Anuj Gupta

Cloud computing finds its origin in the need of advanced computing infrastructure by people and organization which can be shared among them. The cloud...

Modern Digital Strategies for Customer Experience Success

Kali Kasprzyk | Posted 06.23.2016 | Business
Kali Kasprzyk

In this "Age of the Customer," where mobile devices keep getting faster, smarter and more ubiquitous, the retailer needs to be innovative. With the power of digital commerce not just on their laptops or desktops but literally in the palm of their hands, consumer expectations have risen through the roof.

Improve an Internet Retailer 500's Technology and User Experience? Let's Do This.

Kali Kasprzyk | Posted 06.21.2016 | Business
Kali Kasprzyk

Unfortunately, like many companies, they are starting to feel the effects of an aging eCommerce platform. As they grow, technical challenges are starting to impede innovation and time-to-market needs.

The Year of Digital Transformation at IRCE

Kali Kasprzyk | Posted 06.14.2016 | Business
Kali Kasprzyk

Another great few days of learning, networking and sharing at IRCE this year! From workshops that dove into the details of eCommerce technology, Googl...

25 Tips and Tricks for Smart Home Nerdvana

Charles Edge | Posted 05.31.2016 | Technology
Charles Edge

The Internet of Things, or IoT, is a great little buzz word for Internet-controlled home automation equipment. Sensors and chips to control electronics have gotten so small and cheap that they can now be put into most electronics around the house.

You're Thinking Cloud, But Not APIs? Seriously?

Anant Jhingran | Posted 05.26.2016 | Technology
Anant Jhingran

The principles of cloud computing might be decades old, but it wasn't until 2006, when Amazon entered the cloud market, that the modern cloud era really began.

Reclaiming My Life From the Virtual Cloud

Derek Bishop | Posted 05.17.2016 | Queer Voices
Derek Bishop

I believe you can make genuine connections through online dating and social media. But you have to be honest with yourself about whether those connections are really happening or whether you are just distracting yourself from loneliness or, worse, avoiding pursuing a passion.

Enterprises Demonstrate Alarming Vulnerability, Research Reveals

AJ Agrawal | Posted 05.11.2016 | Business
AJ Agrawal

Security is a bigger issue than ever before. The number of attacks on companies is rising and hackers are getting more sophisticated. The worst cyber-...

Twenty Cool Things You Can Do with Box

Charles Edge | Posted 04.01.2016 | Technology
Charles Edge

If you are looking for a secure and uncomplicated and file sharing service, you will find box.com to be a wonderful way to share files from any device...

Why the Cloud Has a Security Problem

Pino de Candia | Posted 01.29.2016 | Technology
Pino de Candia

The important point is that no cloud strategy is complete without rock-solid security execution. Organizations may be moving quickly to the cloud but skimping on security as they do so can be a terrible and costly mistake.

The Year of Data Walls and Cloud Battles

Bob Muglia | Posted 01.13.2016 | Technology
Bob Muglia

What might be in store this year? From data walls to Spark divorcing Hadoop, this year looks to be another groundbreaking year in technology.

Where Are We Headed in 2016? 11 Predictions

Marian Salzman | Posted 01.04.2016 | Business
Marian Salzman

As we move into week one of a year when international news won't be "all bad, but much of it is," according to NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel's 2016 forecast, let's see what's in store closer to home.

My Top Five Predictions for the Cloud in 2016

Kira Makagon | Posted 12.30.2015 | Technology
Kira Makagon

As the new year approaches, I predict that 2016 is going to be an incredible year for the cloud. Cloud communications solutions will offer more efficiency, flexibility, and data than ever before. Alongside that growth, cloud security solutions will become increasingly important.

Unlearn These 3 Technology Concepts to Succeed

Ian Khan | Posted 12.17.2015 | Technology
Ian Khan

Unlearning is a hard process, however f you open your mind to newer ideas, it will be much easier to push aside the space the older information is taking and replacing it with new one. It's like stacking a storage closet.

Is There a Data Vampire Under Your Christmas Tree?

Gary Ebersole | Posted 12.02.2015 | Technology
Gary Ebersole

It was only a matter of time before it happened. A major manufacturer of Wi-Fi-connected "data vampires" has been hacked. VTech, the Hong Kong-based ...

The Internet of Things: Biased, Opaque and Unfair

Gary Ebersole | Posted 11.23.2015 | Technology
Gary Ebersole

We don't believe consumers should blindly accept an opaque Internet of Things that is biased to enrich the technical elite at our expense. That's why I co-founded the Open IoT Foundation with a mission to expose data vampires.

The Cloud Is a Vast Storehouse of Consumer Data Collected by Big Business

Gary Ebersole | Posted 11.16.2015 | Technology
Gary Ebersole

When the Rolling Stones sang the classic lyrics "Hey, you, get off of my cloud", we understood the metaphor. It was a cry from a generation reflecting a growing sense of alienation. The demand was clear--respect my personal space and my world view. In that simpler era, a "cloud" was seen as a safe, private place to inhabit.

Internet of Things in Sports

Beverly Macy | Posted 10.05.2015 | Sports
Beverly Macy

By 2020 the Internet of Things is on target to be a trillion dollar industry with approximately 26 billion objects set to be linked together on the Internet. This trend will literally affect everyone's daily life and most industries and businesses.

7 Jaw-Dropping Applications of Cloud Computing

Ian Khan | Posted 09.10.2015 | Technology
Ian Khan

Here are 7 Completely Real, Jaw Dropping applications of Cloud Computing that can transform humanity. Made possible with Cloud technology, don't be su...

What Do You Know About Cloud Safety?

NextAdvisor.com | Posted 07.21.2016 | Technology
NextAdvisor.com

It seems like everyone is using the cloud these days. Whether they're storing their personal files and photos to share them with friends and family, or they're taking advantage of the amount of space readily available for businesses critical data, there is one common concern across the board: how safe is the cloud?

Another Reason to Reach for the Cloud

Stephen W.T. O'Keeffe | Posted 06.03.2016 | Technology
Stephen W.T. O'Keeffe

Lots of people are talking about cloud computing. Even if the term is a misnomer, cloud computing is a big deal. That's because organizations can do anything in the cloud that they can do on-premises. So why are Federal agencies still investing just a fraction of their IT budgets on cloud computing?