Chief marketing officers may want to start planning for the wearable revolution by pondering how they can use the data and then pitch you.
Between the Lines
Larry Dignan and other IT industry experts, blogging at the intersection of business and technology, deliver daily news and analysis on vital enterprise trends.
Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CNET News.com. Larry has covered the technology and financial services industry since 1995, publishing articles in WallStreetWeek.com, Inter@ctive Week, The New York Times, and Financial Planning magazine. He's a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and the University of Delaware.
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Doug Davis, vice president and general manager of Intel's Internet of Things group, stated that the business itself is expected to deliver $2 billion in revenue this year.
Now the soon-to-be public business is taking initiative by launching its own security coalition, dubbed Box Trust.
A Pacific Crest survey highlights how Microsoft stands to gain over the next three years, CIOs are seeing software price increases and decreases in maintenance and prepackaged apps are on the way.
The Facebook subsidiary is adding crash reporting for registering, tracking and resolving app crashes beyond iOS to Android devices now too.
According to IBM's latest CISO study, 60 percent of security leaders feel as though their organizations are outgunned in the supposed cyber war.
Gartner says that high start-up costs and acquisition plans are hurting investment in 3D printers.
The company has secured two patents to streamline cloud deployment and enhances real-time analysis of cloud data.
The YouTube CEO is the latest prominent tech exec to join the CRM giant's Board.
Yahoo is also expected to unveil some new products stemming from its new mobile analytics subsidiary, Flurry.
A study shows that Title II reclassification of broadband in pursuit of net neutrality brings with it federal, state and local fees that would be over $100 per year in many areas.
The collaboration, first in what the companies hope will be a series of offerings, highlights how BlackBerry is going after regulated verticals such as healthcare.
Cisco said that rival Arista Networks has been copying its patents used in its current products as a strategy not an accident.
Salesforce is following Microsoft's lead by axing support for the outdated browsers, citing issues with both HTML5 compatibility and security.
Buried in between the lines of the major stories are tidbits you may have missed - often stories that are significant in their own right. Here's the rundown in 50 words or less.