As Google last week introduced new features for its online and Android productivity apps, it also quietly announced that it has halted development on Quickoffice and would soon pull the free software from the Google Play and Apple App Store.
By Gregg Keizer | 30 June, 2014 21:06
A "unique" breakdown coupled with a previously unknown flaw in Exchange Online caused Tuesday's extensive outage, and to make matters worse, the service disruption alert system also malfunctioned, leaving some affected customers in the dark.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 28 June, 2014 03:10
Google's Android Studio development environment is available in a beta version that makes it easier to create apps for smartwatches and TVs.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 27 June, 2014 20:48
In a scenario illustrative of Microsoft's tectonic shift to the cloud, Los Angeles County halted an on-premises Exchange upgrade to instead roll out Office 365 and its Exchange Online service.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 27 June, 2014 06:56
When it comes to big data, many enterprises are getting slammed with big problems. That's why Google will focus on helping those large companies over the next year.
By Sharon Gaudin | 27 June, 2014 06:45
Microsoft blew it Tuesday when its Exchange Online hosted email service went dark and the company made no effort to explain what was going on to customers.
By Gregg Keizer | 27 June, 2014 05:21
If it weren't enough of a challenge for IT architects and system managers to glue enterprise systems together, they must also now worry about connecting their systems to mobile and Web applications as well.
By Joab Jackson | 27 June, 2014 04:31
OK, kids, strap in for this post - we're going to move quickly here. Start off by watching the video above to see a bunch of new gadgets that we saw this week at the CE Week New York event (in New York City, natch).
By Keith Shaw | 27 June, 2014 03:53
While Video has become ubiquitous thanks mostly to smartphones it doesn't mean you want to actually watch all of it.
By Michael Cooney | 27 June, 2014 02:22
Salesforce.com is teaming up with Philips to develop a software platform to connect patients with health care in a much faster and easier way than is usually possible today.
By Chris Kanaracus | 27 June, 2014 00:03
A new jailbreak for Apple's iOS software that uses confidential information intended only for security researchers could develop into a more sinister attack, according to security analysts.
By Jeremy Kirk | 26 June, 2014 11:36
Google has unveiled the first three smartwatches that will run Android Wear, a cut-down version of Android for wearable devices, and we got our hands on one of them: the Samsung Gear Live.
By Zach Miners | 26 June, 2014 10:30
Jim Fowler first took on the likes of Dun and Bradstreet as CEO of Jigsaw, which used crowdsourcing to collect and curate business contact data, and now, after selling the company to Salesforce.com in 2010, he has launched Owler, which wants to take on competitive intelligence providers through -- you guessed it -- crowdsourcing.
By Chris Kanaracus | 26 June, 2014 07:00
At the CE Week New York event today, Netgear announced its new Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router (model R8000), featuring 802.11ac wireless connectivity and using Broadcom's new 5G Wi-Fi Xstream platform. The $300 device is now available for pre-order online, with availability expected later this year.
By Keith Shaw | 26 June, 2014 06:35
Google is set to release an SDK aimed at making fitness-based apps more effective by pulling in data from multiple devices.
By Zach Miners | 26 June, 2014 05:26
Under pressure from Microsoft's Office 365, Google has launched a premium edition of Apps with unlimited cloud storage and extra IT controls, and has also improved the Docs office productivity suite.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 26 June, 2014 04:32
Taking what many see as the next step in big data analysis, Google is previewing a service called Google Cloud Dataflow that analyzes live data, potentially giving users the ability to view trends and be alerted to events as they happen.
By Joab Jackson | 26 June, 2014 04:32
Google entered the hot smartwatch market Wednesday, unveiling two devices, the LG G and Samsung Gear Live.
By Zach Miners | 26 June, 2014 03:51
Microsoft's decision to boost free storage space to one terabyte for Office 365 subscribers is less a game changer for the rent-not-own concept than additional evidence that storage is transforming from a separate service to a feature, analysts have argued.
By Gregg Keizer | 26 June, 2014 00:18
Microsoft has finally fixed an Exchange Online outage that left affected users without access to email for almost nine hours on Tuesday, prompting many to vent their frustration online as they struggled to get their work done.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 25 June, 2014 09:42
Many organisations leverage a hybrid cloud & on-premise architecture, but one of their major challenges is ensuring users can seamlessly move around the environment while still maintaining consistent control and security policy between on-premise and cloud services.
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