2007 was undoubtedly the year of Social Networking, but what of 2008? Will
'08 be the year of "Unified Communications" or the year when CMS comes to
stand for "Community Management System" - or even "Collaboration Management
System"? Or will it be the year of a giga-merger, to beat the mere
mega-mergers of 2007?
As usual at the end of each year, SYS-CON has been informally polling its
globe-girdling network of software developers, industry executives,
commentators, investors, writers, and editors. As always, the range and depth
of their answers is fascinating, throwing light not just on where the
industry is going but also how it's going to get there, why, because of who,
within what kind of time-scale.
RIAs versus AJAX . Ruby on Rails . PHP . Facebook Competitors
Director of Web Technologies, Sun
Tim Bray managed the Oxford English Dictionary projec... (more)
AppZero Session at Cloud Expo
"By making applications mobile they can run in any cloud, and therefore move
at the speed of the network," writes AppZero CEO Greg O'Connor, who will be
presenting a session at Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York on
Monday, April 19 at 4:40pm-5:25pm. "These applications and be provisioned
from a single 'gold' image to multiple destinations. In this session we will
see a Virtual Application Appliance (VAA) can give ultimate control back to
the business, enabling you to run your applications when and where you want."
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In this segment, I had the privilege of interviewing the founder of
AnyPresence, Rich Mendis on his views of the enterprise mobility market,
mobile strategies and his predictions for the future. Enjoy!
Video Link: http://youtu.be/GvvGl652Q9k?list=UUGizQCw2Zbs3eTLwp7icoqw
Kevin BenedictWriter, Speaker, Editor Senior Analyst, Digital Transformation,
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Macintosh on Ulitzer
Apple users are nothing if not dedicated. The landmark form factor and user
interface innovations the company has ushered in over the last 25 years have
created a fiercely dedicated customer base.
There are Mac clubs, iPhone fan sites, and even online photo collections of
Apple logo tattoos!
All eyes will be on San Fran January 27 for Apple’s virtually-confirmed and
much-anticipated launch of their new tablet computer.
A tablet is a touch screen minicomputer with a digital keyboard integrated
into the touch interface (no mechanical keys). Imagine a larger, th... (more)
"We did not enter the search business. [Google] entered the phone business.
Make no mistake they want to kill the iPhone. We won't let them...I want to
go back to that other question first and say one more thing. This don't be
evil mantra - It's bullshit." - Steve Jobs at an employee Town Hall the other
day according to Wired, MacRummors et al although he may have said "load of
crap" not "bullshit"; sources vary.
Jobs reportedly means to use "aggressive updates" to stay way out front of
the Android phone.
Stevie also reportedly called Adobe "lazy." That it could do interesting
Have you ever felt frustrated when you’re asked to give a PowerPoint
presentation in front of your classmates or collogue?
Do you want to become a great presenter like Steve Jobs?
A lot of people have asked question about how to make a great PowerPoint
presentation on the web like Yahoo Answers. One common is [...]