On Tuesday VMware unveiled its vCloud Hybrid Service, an infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) solution meant to hinder Amazon’s expansion into the traditional enterprise market. Wikibon senior analyst Stu Miniman discussed the news in a recent interview with SiliconAngle’s Kristin Feledy. VMware first … Continue reading ?
Economic challenges in Investec’s main markets would partly offset a rally in global equities, the owner of a bank and a money manager in South Africa and the UK said yesterday after reporting that full-year profit rose 28 percent. ||| Economic...Show More Summary
This weekend, the UFC makes its triumphant return to the pay-per-view market when UFC 160 comes live from Las Vegas, NV. The card will be headlined by a heavyweight title clash between champion Cain Velasquez and challenger Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. Show More Summary
Didn't Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony on Wednesday morning intend to calm fears that the bond buying was going to come to a quick end, or even a quick tapering off of activity? Apparently the bond market did not get that memo,...Show More Summary
Challenging the CDN heirarchy from a new angle, EdgeCast today sharpened its aim at the enterprise acceleration market and unveiled EdgeCast Transact. It’s a purpose-built solution aimed at large retailers and the increasingly specialized needs of high volume e-commerce. … [visit site to read more]
There’s more than a dozen streaming media boxes on the market today and trying to compare their technical specs and which content platforms they support can be a challenge. So I’ve put together an updated chart which compares the top 14 devices. This is an update to last year’s chart and includes recently released boxes [...]
Google’s entry into the Infrastructure-as-a-Service market with the Google Compute Engine (GCE) is an immediate challenge to Amazon’s dominance. Certainly Amazon sees it that way, as evidenced by the price war that has immediately broken out between the two Internet … Continue reading ?
By AllianceBernstein: By Joseph G. Carson As the housing market wakes up and the stock market rallies, strong gains in asset prices are improving U.S. household wealth and helping to reduce the federal deficit. This is a great boost for confidence, but it also sharpens the challenge facing U.S. Show More Summary
Square has launched an under-the-radar payments service that lets customers transfer cash through email. It's certainly not a new concept, but it's another tool in Square's arsenal as it delves deeper into the consumer market.
You can buy a single piece of Love's Drumsticks for $4. Last year, Questlove challenged David Chang to a fried-chicken showdown. Chang won, but Questlove's fighting back by opening his own place in Chelsea Market with restaurateur Stephen Starr. Show More Summary
If you've been following recent market share numbers for smartphones and mobile operating systems, then you know that Samsung has achieved a dominant position with its Android phones, and especially the Galaxy line of phones. Now, Samsung...Show More Summary
What does this say about Dave’s current position Full details of the “Will Cameron face aleadership challenge?” betting from PaddyPower. bit.ly/I8PkIO See. twitter.com/MSmithsonPB/st… — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) May 20, 2013 There’s definitely “something in the air” about the Conservatives at the moment and I’m one of many, I guess, who’ve had a punt on him [...]
The battle between BlackBerry and Microsoft for the No.3 spot in the smartphone platform war is showing no signs of slowing, but a new contender will soon come to market to challenge these struggling giants. Jolla, whose CEO spoke with us nearly a year ago about the company’s efforts, has unveiled its first smartphone. Show More Summary
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Financial trading in world markets has grown so lightning-fast that effective regulation is growing tougher by the second, increasing the threat of crashes sparked by hoaxes, electronic glitches or yet-unknown causes.
Connecting with your audience, improving your ‘About Us’ page, fighting content challenges in B2B marketing and many more tips have been offered this week by expert bloggers and content marketing pros. Here are some recommendations to follow for content marketing success.
There’s one drawback to having the stock market indexes hit record highs yet again: It makes finding truly horrendous health-care stocks for our weekly series much more challenging. But the Fool is always up for a good challenge, so here are three stocks that missed out on the celebration this week. Infinity sees its limits [...]
There's one drawback to having the stock market indexes hit record highs yet again: It makes finding truly horrendous health-care stocks for our weekly series much more challenging. But the Fool is always up for a good challenge, soShow More Summary
In my last post, I insisted that you read what Aaron Bady has to say about "The MOOC Moment and the End of Reform". Now, I'm going to insist that you engage with Tressie McMillan Cottom's compelling look at dueling narratives around higher education. One of them is the narrative of market forces, of individuals [...]
By Dodd Kittsley: It’s always a good idea to check in on your portfolio to make sure it’s still giving you the exposure you originally intended. But just like eating an apple a day or flossing every night, most of us tend to ignore this kind of well-intentioned advice. Show More Summary
Let’s face it. Today’s marketing tools, tactics, and technologies are wholly unfamiliar to marketing professionals of a bygone era. But so rapid is the evolution of today’s marketing landscape that 40% of current CMOs feel unprepared for the challenges ahead. That’s according to new research from Accenture. “CMOs also said they found it more difficult [...]