In the afternoon session at the Defrag conference, some old friends took the stage to defrag some things. Dick Hardt is well known for his Identity 2.
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In this week's issue of eWEEK.com, I came across an interesting piece entitled Server OS Numbers at Issue which should get the attention of many Linux aficionados.
When Michael Barrett (CISO, Paypal) heard the Eric Nolin was putting on Defrag, he called up and said "I'd like to come and talk because this stuff scares the hell out of me." His key messages: (a) we're doomed to repeat history if we ignore it and (b) security is hard.
David Weinberger of the Harvard Berkman Center and author of "Everything is Miscellaneous" kicked of the Defrag conference with a talk titled "The Rise of the Implicit." His thesis is that we have a natural tendency to focus on what's explicit, but the explicit has certain characteristics that mislead us if that is the only focus.
Google rolled out its mobile plans Monday in a group it calls the Open Handset Alliance, an effort that encompasses the search giant's Android software and a bevy of partners.Andy Rubin, director of mobile platforms at Google, wrote in a post.
Oppenheimer analyst Sandeep Aggarwal is putting some big revenue figures behind Google's mobile applications plans.Aggarwal used the search giant's mobile strategy to up his price target to $850.
Google outlined some of the participants of its Android mobile software in a media alert a few minutes ago.Google detailed a noon (ET) conference call for the Open Handset Alliance, an alliance of more than 30 partners.
Wanted: Shareholders for four of Barry Diller's castoffs. Requirements: A high tolerance for pain and an affinity for businesses--a struggling TV-based retailer, an online mortgage referral business, an under siege ticket vendor and a company the hawks condos and vacations--that require a long-term view.
HiveLive has joined the growing number of companies focused on delivering social software, or a community platform with wikis, blogs, and forums, to enterprises. HiveLive calls itself as “the first community platform to seamlessly integrate social networks with information networks.
Dell said Monday it will buy storage vendor EqualLogic in a deal worth $1.4 billion in cash.