Block is a 26-year Oracle veteran who joined Salesforce in 2013 to serve as the company's president and vice chairman.
In a recent interview with Dr. David Delaney, SAP Chief Medical Officer, he explained three main factors that will accelerate the widespread adoption of personalized medicine. They are the shift from patient to consumer, increased value-based care, and high speed in-memory computing.
Slated for launch "in early 2016", the online TV network says it will also open a local office to support its expansion plans into Asia next year, which includes South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.
Beyond security, Shopify also notes the SEO benefits of encryption, referring to Google's decision to adjust its indexing system to look for more HTTPS pages.
In addition to its earnings report, LinkedIn announced that it has acquired Connectifier, a startup with technology designed to assist recruiters with talent acquisition.