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5 Tech Observations: 9 February 2015

5 Tech Observations: 9 February 2015

Today's update involves the first Apple Watch apps; Pivotal CEO Paul Maritz making a Hadoop push; Amazon's next cloud data centers; Google's grand ambitions vs Microsoft; a big wireless hardware provider up for sale; and plenty more.

Google for Work: CIO Engagement Strategy Comes Into Focus

Google for Work: CIO Engagement Strategy Comes Into Focus

How can Google (GOOG) gain more business and cloud credibility with corporate CIOs and CEOs? The answer likely involves Google CIO Ben Fried (pictured) -- and the CIOs from Briggs & Stratton, Chicos, Scott's Miracle Grow, and the State of Colorado. Here's why.