Internet of Things

5 Technology Observations: 8 September 2015

Today's update includes a major Internet of Things statement from Samsung; a belated thank you to Karl Palachuk; the hidden meaning of BlackBerry's Good Technology buyout; looking forward to Paul Dippell's keynote at...; and plenty more.

Where Software Developers (Really) Make Money

Where Software Developers (Really) Make Money

Sure, cloud computing is attracting more and more developer time. But what about desktop programming vs. mobile and IoT programming? These findings may surprise you...

5 Technology Observations: 6 July 2015

5 Technology Observations: 6 July 2015

Today's updates involve a mobile PC giant's alleged accounting scandal; Google Android dominating the Internet of Things; how to watch AWS Summit from your desktop; fresh funding for an emerging cloud infrastructure specialist; and plenty more to sip on.

5 Technology Observations: 24 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 24 June 2015

Today's update involves the new IBM-Box partnership; an update on Symantec's breakup plans; when an IPO isn't an exit; why Apple's Internet of Things platform missed the mark (at least so far); proof the federal government fails patch management; and plenty more to sip on.

Internet of Things? Samsung Is the One to Watch

Internet of Things? Samsung Is the One to Watch

Trying to understand how the Internet of Things (IoT) will become a managed grid of endpoints, sensors and devices -- and data that's ready for analytics? Check out Samsung ARTIK and SIGFOX for clues.

5 Technology Observations: 8 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 8 June 2015

Today's update involves bot nets invading Amazon Web Services; Apple Watch's fading sales; intense competition for in-memory database providers; charting a course to Hadoop Summit; and plenty more to start your day.

5 Technology Observations: 3 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 3 June 2015

Today's update involves some lofty claims from HP's CEO (but can she back them up?); how the Internet of Things is heading for home; a packed schedule at Hadoop Summit; and plenty more to start your day.

5 Technology Observations: 26 May 2015

5 Technology Observations: 26 May 2015

Today's update tracks EMC's latest acquisition; IBM's software provides an emotional rescue; SaaS setbacks at HP; why your startup needs so-called black sheep; where to find me later today; and plenty more.