Sorry for the delay in posting yesterday’s links. I totally forgot to hit the publish button! Business Insider leads the day reporting on some French researchers who can hack Siri from 16 feet away. Interestingly, it uses the wires from the headset to send information. On Google Cloud Platform, they talk about alerting about a… Read More Geek Reading October 15, 2015
I normally don’t talk much about acquisitions, but the Nokia purchase of Alcatel-Lucent is for a large $16.6 Billion. You don’t see those types of deals too often, and it shows the direction that Nokia is moving in. Gina Maini talks about no longer being an inspiration, or more directly, becoming part of programming culture.… Read More Geek Reading April 16, 2015
Declaring, there are no files in the cloud is a quick way to make the mainstream consumer confused and afraid. If you look at Google Docs, those are obviously files, but they are not stored on your local PC. Disruptive? Yes. Forcing a radical change in the way we think? Maybe. Moving your documents to… Read More Be Disruptive Without Making It Seem That Way
When I first heard the news that Yammer had won TechCrunch50, I scratched my head. Yammer? Is that the “enterprise” twitter application? Yes, it is. There was nothing better? According to the conference, no, there was not. Thankfully, I am not the only one who feels that way. Eric Eldon at VentureBeat feels the same… Read More Yammer? Nothing Else Was Better?