Software

Kickstarter Passes the Billion-Dollar Pledge Mark

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But is crowdfunding in danger of peaking? continue…

The Biggest Obstacle to Migrating Off Windows XP: App Compatibility

Time is running short for those organizations that still rely on Windows XP, because Microsoft plans on ending support. continue…

The Sucess of Wearable Electronics Hinges on App Developers

There are significant obstacles to building wearable electronics (and associated apps) that will provide true value. continue…

Can Reactive Programming Handle Complexity?

Many readers questioned whether Reactive Programming enables you to address not just typical problems, but complex ones as well. continue…

Why Isn’t IT Management Automated Yet?

Automation can effectively replace the many engineers required to manage an IT department. continue…

Windows 8 Still Lagging Windows 7 in Sales

Microsoft has sold 200 million copies of Windows 8 in 15 months. That’s not enough to overtake Windows 7’s adoption rate. continue…

Security, Privacy Concerns Could Block Big Data Growth: Report

The “Big Data” market could hit $50 billion by 2017, unless concerns over the sanctity of data get in the way. continue…

Cloudinary vs. Blitline: Cloud-Image Services Compared

As Web applications grow in number and capability, storing large amounts of images can quickly become a problem. continue…

Can Bill Gates Pull a Steve Jobs?

Probably not. continue…

Get Ready for “Smart Earbuds”

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Intel has released reference designs for a number of wearable electronics, including “smart earbuds” and a “smart headset.” continue…