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Dell Acquires EMC For $67 Billion

Dell Acquires EMC For $67 Billion

Dell Inc. this morning formally announced that it has agreed to acquire network storage giant EMC Corp. EMC 6.66% for approximately $67 billion. Under terms of the complex deal, EMC stockholders would approximately $33.15 per share. This includes $24.05 per share in cash and $9.10 worth of a tracking stock for VMWare VMW 1.75% ,…

Smart Accessories:  The Apple Watch Hermes

Smart Accessories: The Apple Watch Hermes

The New Apple Watch Hermes Apple began allowing the purchase of their newest wearable tech in collaboration with Hermes yesterday, October 5th, 2015. The French Luxury brand and and world’s largest technology company began collaborating after the introduction of the newest iPhone model last month. While this product release may not be the most significant…

Facebook Mobile Internet Traveling To Africa

Facebook Mobile Internet Traveling To Africa

Facebook Mobile Traveling Far And Wide Expanding Internet access has long been among the chief goals of various web companies and tech world leaders. Google, Microsoft, and Facebook have all been working on ways to make the World Wide Web truly world wide. Mind you, the motivations aren’t completely altruistic. The more people on the…

Google Driving Self Into The Future

Google Driving Self Into The Future

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google co-founder Sergey Brin made a surprise appearance Tuesday at an event dedicated to a media demo of the company’s self-driving car prototype, further indication that the $428-billion search giant is bent on bringing autonomous driving to the public. Fielding 15 minutes of questions that ranged from queries about building its fleet (“To bring this project to…

Gartner Highlights Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For China

Gartner Highlights Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For China

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For China Gartner, Inc. has identified the 10 most important technology trends for China in 2015 and 2016, to help CIOs assess critical strategic technologies and plan their enterprise IT roadmaps. Internet businesses are key investors across the top 10 trends, led by the Baidu, Alibaba Group and Tencent (BAT)…

Connected Transportation: The Electric Apple

Connected Transportation: The Electric Apple

Apple Aims To Ship Its Electric Car By 2019 Apple is going “full speed” in its effort to build an electric car of its own and has already set a shipping date for 2019. Apple’s project, code-named “Titan”, already has a team of 600 people working on the electric car, but the maker of iPhones…

NetApp Announces Chief Technology Officer Mark Bregman

NetApp Announces Chief Technology Officer Mark Bregman

NetApp Announces Chief Technology Officer Mark Bregman Industry Innovator to Drive Technical Strategy and Accelerate Portfolio Innovation to Help Customers Respond to Rapid IT Changes SUNNYVALE, CA–(Marketwired – Sep 21, 2015) – NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP), today announced the appointment of Mark Bregman as chief technology officer (CTO). Bregman brings more than 30 years of technology…

Verizon’s Online Streaming “Go90” Showing A Lot Of Promise

Verizon’s Online Streaming “Go90” Showing A Lot Of Promise

Verizon’s Online Streaming “Go90”  Streaming has emerged as perhaps the most important form of video media consumption in the world. YouTube alone has over a billion users and each day hundreds of millions of hours of videos are consumed. Verizon is looking to get in on the action with its own streaming app, “Go90”, and…