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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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The secret to Microsoft's HoloLens will revolve around whether the software giant can really enable a bevy of holographic apps with just a few extra lines of code.
Even if Oracle has no interest in buying Salesforce.com, the database titan still plans to beat the CRM giant on its home turf.
CEO Bob Tinker outlined the company's first quarter challenges, cuts the outlook and outlines what MobileIron plans to do about it.
LinkedIn offered revenue guidance far below estimates, in the range of $670 million and $675 million. Analysts had expected revenue of $717.5 million.
"We never comment on these kinds of things," the co-chief executive responded. "We've never had a deal leak."
Japan Post will pilot iPads with custom IBM apps to better connect the elderly to their communities and keep tabs on their well being.
IDC said that shipments for tablets and 2-in-1 devices fell 5.9 percent from a year ago in the first quarter to 47.1 million.
IBM Research can detect two types of quantum errors at the same time and build on a lattice structure. Both developments could help build a working quantum computer.
The warning from Stratasys comes just a few days after rival 3D Systems cut its outlook. Stratasys and 3D Systems both noted similar issues in the first quarter. MakerBot will be restructured.
With the new integration, a Slack user can import a file from Box through either the Box file picker or by pasting a Box link into Slack.
Twitter reported earnings of 7 cents on revenue of $437 million.
The payments giant previously rolled out One Touch for native mobile last September.
Verizon has cooked up an architecture document and worked with a bevy of networking vendors to start a software defined next-gen network.
Dropbox adds comments and allows users to bring in non-Dropbox users with email notifications for people tagged with an "@".