Oracle will likely pitch its database, content management tools and analytics packages to Front Porch customers such as A&E Television, BBC, Discovery and Nascar.
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The usually tight-lipped chief executive of Apple opened up to PBS' Charlie Rose in a two-part interview.
Smart air monitors? Smart diapers? If you thought connected devices and wearables were limited to smart watches, you're only on the cusp of the Internet of Things.
HP ultimately pays a $108 million tab to put violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act behind it in Russia, Poland and Mexico.
Salesforce.com isn't the only cloud giant with a new startup fund this month.
Comcast and Liberty Global have reached an agreement to trial shared Wi-Fi services later this year.
Research firm Gartner says over 20 percent of enterprises will invest in security for business initiatives using Internet of Things devices by 2017.
Previously just an annual update, Dropbox now plans to issue transparency reports twice per year.
But Yahoo didn't score an all-out victory being that "portions of the documents remain sealed and classified to this day, unknown even to our team."
Facebook talks about how its using social listening to better target ads.