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VMware update strives to place virtual desktops in modern context

VMware announced a series of updates to its virtual desktop (VDI) line today at VMworld in Las Vegas. The announcement attempts to set the virtual desktop in a more modern context, by offering customers a range of options in the cloud, on-prem or hybrid. What’s more, it’s trying to reduce the cost by partnering with a variety of hardware vendors from HP to Dell and even the… Read More

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5 ways beacons are transforming the enterprise

Bluetooth beacons are proven technology. So why isn’t anyone using them effectively? Sure, companies are using them to track users and boost sales — but are we seeing a return on that investment? Read More

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Growing up in the intelligence era

IT is shifting from the SaaS workflow applications that characterized the cloud computing era to those that help customers make decisions: the intelligence era. The source of competitive advantage is shifting from code to unique data + self-learning code. This brings a change in the expectations of investors. Here we review the requirements of enterprise software investors in the intelligence era. Read More

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Review Roundup – 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus gets high marks at high speeds – Modern Readers


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Review Roundup – 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus gets high marks at high speeds
Modern Readers
Several media outlets were able to test the 2017 Audi R8 recently, and the verdict seems very positive, particularly for the high-powered V10 Plus variant. Although the standard V10 engine that powers the R8 is already impressive on its own, the V10 ...
2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus Review: Hot Lap at DaytonaMotor Trend
2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus: Lap Daytona with a 360-degree viewChristian Science Monitor
Testing Audi's New $200000 R8 Supercar on the Track at DaytonaBloomberg

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Verizon CWA & IBEW Union Members Go on Strike: America’s Communications Future is at Stake. – Huffington Post


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Verizon CWA & IBEW Union Members Go on Strike: America's Communications Future is at Stake.
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As of this writing, (around 1:30 AM, Wednesday, April 13, 2016), 40,000 Verizon workers throughout the east coast of America will not be going to work as of 6:00 AM today. About three years ago, I wrote an open letter in HuffPost — “Dear Telecom ...
Competition at Last: Verizon to Bring Fios to BostonFortune
Verizon refuses to repair copper infrastructure, still set on forcing fiber conversionExtremeTech
City Hopes Verizon Fios Will Boost Local BusinessesWBUR
Boston Herald -Tech Times -Wall Street Journal -Ars Technica
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