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Lenovo is preparing a smart bracelet of its own

2 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

It seems as if every major computer company wants to make its own wearable bracelet. The latest to jump into the emerging market is Lenovo, which quietly published a product page for a smart…

AWS names Dow Jones vet to drive its enterprise game plan

2 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Stephen Orban, a former CIO at Dow Jones and a Bloomberg veteran as well, brings an enterprise worldview with him to Amazon Web Services.

Fitbit announces new fitness trackers, including its first smartwatch

2 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Fitibit has new trackers: The recalled Fitbit Force returns as the Fitbit Charge with an optional heart rate monitor. Next year, fitness buffs can also pick up the Fitbit Surge, which…

SwiftStack grabs $16M to help companies scale out storage across data centers

2 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

SwiftStack's take on OpenStack storage technology lets an organization tether together its storage infrastructure across multiple data centers.

How the smart home will evolve

2 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

The next phase of smart home adoption will depend on capabilities and control moving from the hardware into a software layer.

Why developers are open to Fabric even after having been burned once by Twitter

3 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Although some believe developers should never trust Twitter again after the 2012 API crackdown, many mobile app makers disagree.

“Public by default” is the future of professional communication

3 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Expecting privacy in every form of communication may create more problems than it solves.

Twitpic says it has reached a deal with Twitter, images and domain will continue to exist

4 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

After a series of announcements -- in which the service said it was shutting down, being acquired by an unnamed company, and then shutting down again -- Twitpic says it has…

The internet of things is becoming the next cloud battleground

4 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

As he competition among cloud computing providers steps up, so is interest in the internet of things. More connected devices -- perhaps especially by governments rolling thousands at a time --…

Why companies that rely on open-source projects must insist on a strong, enforceable code of conduct

4 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

With strong personalities at play and a lack of any legal recourse, companies involved with open-source projects may get more than they bargain for when harassment and even death threats occur…

Sundar Pichai becomes second-in-command at Google with major reorg

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Sundar Pichai just became the second-most-powerful man within Google, and is now overseeing search, infrastructure, maps, commerce, ads and more as well as Chrome and Android.

Twitter open sources an anomaly-detection tool

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Twitter has open sourced a tool that it uses to detect spikes in time-series data, in order to make sure it's able to react to issues with its servers, applications or other systems…

This week in bitcoin: Why financial and legal experts are as critical as engineers to bitcoin’s future

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

If you want to build an economy around bitcoin, you can't leave out educating the professionals, argued David Berger of the Digital Currency Council.

After divesting server and chip fab units, is IBM still too big to succeed?

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

HP is breaking itself up into PC-and-printer and enterprise units; eBay is splitting from PayPal. Should IBM follow suit?

On sponsored posts at Gigaom

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

A review of how sponsored posts are handled at Gigaom and why suggestions that they influence our editors are just plain wrong.

Ello makes a bold promise for an ad-free social network, but omits key details

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

An "anti-Facebook" company is making big promises not to sell ads or user data -- but those promises will mean little until the company acts to be more transparent.

With Amazon, Google and Microsoft in the mix, can anyone else contend in public cloud?

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

Given their huge resources, it's obvious who the Big Three companies are in public cloud. The question is, after them, who else can compete.

Gigaom Research webinar: DevOps, weaving development and operations together in the enterprise

5 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

In this Gigaom Research webinar, our panel of experts will discuss DevOps best practices and address the benefits of Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment. Please join us along with our sponsor…

Ford cars will soon start scanning the streets for wayward pedestrians

6 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

The European Modeo will be the first Ford car with Pedestrian Detection, which uses radar and camera sensors to identify pedestrians in or near the vehicle's path.

Pyne is an app that makes quizzing strangers bite-sized fun

6 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

A new app lets you ask strangers multiple choice questions. Although it's not anonymous, using it feels more than a little bit like confession apps like Secret and Yik Yak.

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