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Archived Since:February 3, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Amazon Echo: Ringmaster of the home automation IoT circus

With a $100M investment fund and the opening up of cloud service APIs and an SDK, Alexa and the Echo could become the brains of your home automation and IoT network.

Networking knockout punch? RoCE vies for datacenter supremacy

The Infiniband Trade Association's RDMA over Converged Ethernet standard, or RoCE, is seeking to become a contender in your datacenter for high-speed networking applications.

Freescale's Radio Frequency Oven: The end of the Microwave?

Freescale Semiconductor's radio frequency (RF) cooking technology could revolutionize food preparation in the home as well as in commercial kitchens.

Aether Cone: A moody streaming music player

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

The Cone, made by startup Aether, has some interesting differentiation between Amazon and Sonos streaming media player devices. But are they enough for the company to generate a loyal following when faced with such powerful competit...

Apple Watch or Android Wear? Neither. Why smartwatches aren't ready for prime time

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Lack of platform maturity, poor third party integration, no cross platform interop and heavy dependence on smartphones for most functions put them strictly in the early adopter category.

Internet of Things: Why your home is a connected device Tower of Babel

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Your "things" may be connected to the Internet, but for the most part, they aren't connected to each other. It doesn't have to be that way.

Perfect storm: How 3 cloud fronts will rain on your IT parade

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Containers, converged networks and hardware commoditization will greatly influence your future cloud and datacenter strategy.

Amazon Echo: Sorry, you're no SONOS

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Amazon's entry into the home entertainment market is an interesting first try, but the company needs to bring the price down and expand its content ecosystem for it it be competitive with other cloud connected home devices.

Software Licensing got you down? Get your SaaS in gear and go cloud

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

We don't need to go shooting any lawyers, and you don't need a licensing expert to figure things out for you. The answer is clear: Move as much of your software to SaaS and to the cloud as you can.

802.11ac Wave 2: Enabling high speed Wi-Fi for the next generation of mobile devices

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

802.11ac Wave 2 is equipped to handle the massive proliferation of mobile devices on enterprise and consumer Wi-Fi networks.

The hottest gadgets of 1985

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

It seems like only yesterday for the Gen X crowd, but it was 30 years ago that some of the most influential innovations in consumer technology were introduced.

Containers: Fundamental to the cloud's evolution

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Software developers are all excited about Docker and containerization technology. But what does it mean for your enterprise and your cloud adoption plans?

Election 2016: Cloud voting can be simple, safe and it's long overdue

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

What if we all had the option of voting electronically using a mobile device or personal computer instead of at a poll station?

Election 2016: How to filter politically sanctimonious Facebook posts from your news feed

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Are your friends silly for Hillary? Crazy for Cruz? Facebook is alive with all sorts of requests to share annoying negative political posts and graphics. Here's how to mute most of it.

Amazon's Apple Watch killer will be free and sell you everything

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Yes, Fire Phone failed. But an Amazon smartwatch could rule the wearables market, leveraging the analytics power of AWS and the company's massive ecommerce.

Apple Watch should cost as much as a deluxe pizza

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

What should these wearables really cost? $10,000? $500? $350? $200? How about $30?

Anarchy in the storage frame: No future for SANs

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Want to build storage out like a hyperscale cloud provider? Then forget expensive and proprietary SAN and NAS frames.

Technology writers: Your advice sucks

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Jason Perlow is the Grinch who stole Christmas. Here's why he's giving technology writers a lump of coal.

2014: I'm still sick of Android

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

With no solid business productivity apps, as well as continually perpetuating the 'toxic hellstew', Google's mobile OS is still missing from my personal tech stable two years after I abandoned it. But there's some hope for it yet.

Leonard Nimoy: Mr. Spock is my IT hero. How about you?

5 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

For Jason Perlow, and millions of young TV viewers, Nimoy's portrayal of Star Trek's Mr. Spock was an inspiration to enter the fields of science and technology.

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