March, 2018

Demand for Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Headsets Expected to Rebound in 2018, Says IDC

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 19, 2018 – Worldwide shipments for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headsets will grow to 68.9 million units in 2022 with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 52.5%, according to [...]

Egress Fees Don’t Work for Users – Unlimited Free Egress Is Here

Unlimited Free Egress All of the leading object storage vendors – Amazon, Google, and Microsoft – charge for egress (“egress” means retrieving data from storage). Even my company, Wasabi, originally charged for egress.  After taking a [...]

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective Of Amazon Prime’s Growth

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective 70% of Americans with incomes of $150,000 or more who shop online have Amazon Prime memberships. Amazon Prime international customers will grow at a 56% compound annual growth rate [...]

Uber said to be negotiating sale of self-driving tech to Toyota

Uber  might begin selling its autonomous driving systems to outside companies, including major automakers, according to a new report from Japan’s Nikkei. The report claims that Uber has had talks with Toyota regarding supplying the automaker with self-driving [...]

EU lawmakers to investigate alleged misuse of Facebook users’ data

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU lawmakers will investigate whether the data of more than 50 million Facebook users has been misused, the head of European Parliament said on Monday. Antonio Tajani urged the social media giant to [...]

Europe’s New Privacy Law Will Change The Web

CONSUMERS HAVE LONG wondered just what Google and Facebook know about them, and who else can access their personal data. But internet giants have little incentive to give straight answers — even to simple questions like, [...]

Next-generation Smart City IoT Platforms leveraging Standards, Open Source, and AI

Cisco, Verizon, InterDigital, Bosch, and IBM leading the way in terms support and commitment to public urban technology deployments OYSTER BAY, N.Y., March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In a very crowded IoT platform ecosystem, multiple vendors are targeting the [...]

Work In The Cloud Era: Are We Ready For Virtual Teams?

Getting Ready For Virtual Teams Technological developments are ushering in a new era of work. Cloud computing has changed not only the way we collaborate, but where, when, and how we’re able to work. The ability [...]