CIOs are like lemmings, they follow each other. Being the first to find innovative software is the only way to gain a competitive advantage
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.
Microsoft is considering a bid for Salesforce — San Francisco's largest tech company
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Can religion improve philanthropy in Silicon Valley? VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger believes it can.
Good ideas take time to be understood. There are usually three stages.
Selling actual things, is very profitable for Apple compared with Google's digital business. Analog world trumps digital world. And in this day and age!
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The rapid shift to mobile is one of the challenges facing new media companies...
The Sony hack and other high profile hacks would have been impossible to leak...
An end to consumerism means an end to marketing...
It demonstrates the 1st Law of New Media... content scales much faster than servers and software.
A panel discussion between execs from Facebook, Yahoo, eBay and Greenpeace, with the theme "Clean Cloud."
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Yahoo's recalcitrant CEO Marissa Mayer grants an exclusive interview...
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