The Key Differences Between Alibaba And Amazon In One Chart

China’s Alibaba Group is becoming a serious threat to Amazon.

The e-commerce giant is expected to make an initial public offering in September that could top $16 billion to become the biggest IPO in history. Continue


Can Netflix Gain Advantage Over Other Streaming Services By Making Deal With Comcast?

Netflix has struck an agreement withComcast to speed streaming of its content to the cable company’s customers, the two said Sunday in a joint announcement. 

Unisci et impera, la ricca storia delle acquisizioni high tech

20/02/2014  LUCA CASTELLI 
Quella di WhatsApp da parte di Facebook è solo l’ultima (e la più costosa) delle grandi acquisizioni high tech operate negli ultimi quindici anni dai protagonisti di Internet e dell’industria informatica. continue

Amazon Rivals Collaborate: Dell, Microsoft Unveil Cloud Partner Ecosystem

How do you compete with the world’s largest cloud provider, Amazon Web Services? Both Microsoft and Dell are building up ecosystems consisting of the biggest cloud contenders. Dell made its intentions clear when it abandoned its public cloud plan

Do We Want an Erasable Internet?

This is going to sound silly, but I think Snapchat was the most important technology of 2013.

It sounds silly because Snapchat is just an app. What’s more, it’s an app used primarily by teens and college students, and wasn’t I telling you just a few weeks ago that young people aren’t good predictors of tech success?

Google vuole un androide vero: in arrivo robot in grado di sostituire l’uomo

Big G ha acquisito tecnologie per lo sviluppo automi in grado di svolgere mansioni complesse. Dietro c’è il papà di Android: “E’ una visione per il prossimo decennio”, dice. E quello dell’automazione è il prossimo fronte di competizione per i grandi dell’hi-tech