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16 Sep 2014

Amazon’s Fire TV connects with Spotify

Spotify is coming to Amazon’s Fire TV, with a twist: instead of launching a regular app on the device, Spotify just made the Fire TV a Spotify Connect-capable device (hat tip to… Gigaom Search
15 Sep 2014

Gigaom Research survey: Tell us your thoughts on the Apple Watch

Tell us your thoughts on the Apple Watch and what you think its impact will be on smartwatches and wearable devices. Gigaom Research survey: Tell us your thoughts on the Apple Watch originally published by Gigaom, ©
15 Sep 2014

Sponsored post: Old-school application delivery is dead

Mobility has changed the game for IT application delivery. Many IT departments have secured mobile devices and data, and are now entering the world of apps. This webinar will focus on how IT can efficiently tackle mobile
15 Sep 2014

With new Jira Service Desk, Atlassian backs down on unpopular per-user pricing

After customer backlash, Atlassian institutes per-agent pricing on the latest release of its service desk software. With new Jira Service Desk, Atlassian backs down on unpopular per-user pricing originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
15 Sep 2014

Hangouts gets free voice calling, SMS and voice mail as Google aims to unify messaging

Google wants you to use Hangouts for all your messaging needs, which is why the company is now adding free calls and other Google Voice features to the app. Hangouts gets free voice calling, SMS and voice
14 Sep 2014

Google’s EU search antitrust case will definitely pass over to the next competition chief

As expected, Google’s big European Union search antitrust case won’t be wrapped up by the end of October and will be passed to the next competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager. According to IDG, current antitrust chief Joaquín Almunia
14 Sep 2014

What the Apple Watch tells us about Apple’s smart home plans

The Apple Watch isn’t out until 2015, but already people are proposing it as an important element for controlling the smart home. I’m not so sure. What the Apple Watch tells us about Apple’s smart home plans
14 Sep 2014

Sony signs up Viacom for internet TV service, but at what cost?

Sony’s internet TV service will carry Comedy Central, MTV and Nickelodeon, along with Palladia, BET Gospel and anything else Viacom has come up with over the last couple of years. Sony signs up Viacom for internet TV
14 Sep 2014

Why transparency matters when it comes to data analytics

Individuals and organizations alike face immature, emerging legislation, constantly shifting and evolving cultural and social values about central issues such as identity, privacy, data ownership, and the use of personal data to make judgments about reputation. Maintaining
13 Sep 2014

It looks as if Microsoft will stop using the “Nokia” name entirely

According to a leaked internal document, Microsoft plans to stop using the “Nokia” brand and to drop the “phone” from Windows Phone. It looks as if Microsoft will stop using the “Nokia” name entirely originally published by