The public library lacks digital distribution and digital media to lend. Hoopla has an an app for that and a catalog of tens of thousands of top movies and music.
Tom Foremski: IMHO
Former Financial Times reporter Tom Foremski writes about Silicon Valley business trends and the intersection of technology and media.
In May 2004, Tom Foremski became the first journalist to leave a major newspaper, the Financial Times, to become a full-time journalist blogger. He writes the popular news blog Silicon Valley Watcher--reporting on the business of Silicon Valley. Tom arrived in San Francisco in 1984, and has covered US technology markets for leading computer journals and newspapers around the world. Silicon Valley has become a Media Valley.
He has a new book that retells the story of David and Goliath...
Court settlement hides how Silicon Valley companies saved billions in secret conspiracy against own workers
A software engineer wants his day in court — exposing the secret agreement by Silicon Valley's richest companies to hold down salaries
SVForum has a new name and a new leader.
Jason Moody knows the pain that enterprise IT feels in managing an explosion of different computing devices and apps...
Centro has become very successful by crafting a unique corporate culture...
The Chicago-based company is thriving and it has grand ambitions...yet few have heard of it.
Poor communities have undiscovered talent that can be nurtured and channeled into well paying jobs such as software engineering.
Pierre Omidyar held a private meeting with top media professionals to gather advice and receive feedback for his plans
Egnyte's funding is a tiny fraction of the more than $1 billion raised collectively by Box and Dropbox but its focus on the enterprise provides a more robust business model.
PR agencies are well placed to compete for lucrative ad budgets... but they need the right tech capabilities.
As much as $18 billion a year could be lost to advertising fraud...why isn't the media industry up in arms?
PR firms are missing a vital component in their operations.
He founded some of the largest tech magazines and helped usher in and explain the modern world...
Jeff Bezos, Larry Page, and Steve Ballmer are among the least generous (or are secret philanthropists) says Inside Philanthropy magazine.
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- 4 Your chair is killing you - a better way to sit is to slump
- 5 Delphix - How virtual databases can close data centers