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Posts tagged “Opinion Analysis”

6:25 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock T-Mobile's 'Un-carrier' strategy keeps delivering new customers

T-Mobile touts its network coverage Inside T-Mobile's earnings: Technology Business Research analyst Eric Costa says T-Mobile is adding the most retail customers among the big wireless carriers due to its "Un-carrier" strategy. What's that? Costa explains.

2:21 p.m. Tuesday

#WTWTrends for Tuesday: Bridging the Gap, #TechEX14, and IBM Insight Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

7:18 a.m. Tuesday

Silicon Valley must join the Ebola battle before it becomes a matter of survival

Ebola Opinion: Former Triangle tech entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa, now an author and academic, issues a call to arms for technology companies to rise to the challenge of fighting Ebola.

3:21 p.m. Monday

#WTWTrends for Monday: Novartis, DocsInk, Durham and #IBMInsight Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

10:19 a.m. Monday

Inside Washington: Profiting from failure

The Army's troubled $5 billion intelligence fusion network has been a source of lucrative contracts to companies whose employees once worked for the Army, while failing to deliver on its promise of making data seamlessly accessible to soldiers in the field, according to records and interviews.

Army Intelligence Revolving Door Army Intelligence Revolving Door

7:19 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Amazon Web Services 'cloud' moving from public to hybrid services

Amazon Web Services Analysis: Over the last two months, AWS has expanded its partner ecosystem, adding AT&T and Verizon to improve networking and hybrid IT integration capabilities, launched its second EU region in Frankfurt to address data sovereignty issues, and introduced Directory Service to integrate on-premise Microsoft Active Directory, or set up new, AWS-based directories. These recent launches highlight AWS' strategic shift to enter global hybrid IT conversations, and willingness to work more directly with large, traditional vendors, write analysts at Technology Business Research.

6:22 a.m. Monday

Review: Your 54 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

Week in review Some local websites run one or two tech stories per day. Others a few more but mixed with a variety of business news. At WRAL TechWire, tech and life science make up the menu with more than 50 stories published over the last five business days. Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week.

October 24

#WTWTrends for Friday: Ebola, Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, UNC, SA101, Seattle Shooting Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 24

Premium Lock Inside Microsoft: Engaging ecosystem in 'cloud' is key to transition

Microsoft Corporation Analysis: Record third quarter revenue in 3Q14 demonstrates the success with which Microsoft can maintain solid growth, 11% year-to-year excluding Nokia, amidst a large-scale organizational transformation and a shift in the IT industry from transactional model to subscription, write analysts at Technology Business Research.

October 24

Vivek Wadhwa: Move over, humans, the robocars are coming

Innovation Opinion: My prediction is that in fewer than 15 years, we will be debating whether human beings should be allowed to drive on highways. After all, we are prone to road rage; rush headlong into traffic jams; break rules; get distracted; and crash into each other. That is why our automobiles need tank-like bumper bars and military-grade crumple zones. And it is why we need speed limits and traffic police. Self-driving cars won't have our limitations, writes former Triangle tech entrepreneur turned academic and author Vivek Wadhwa.

October 23

#WTWTrends for Thursday: Lenovo and Blackberry, Cree, Relias, #ATO2014 Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

October 23

Premium Lock Inside AT&T's earnings: Still trailing Verizon but positioning for long-term growth

Earnings    Inside AT&T's earnings report: AT&T's 2Q14 results are promising heading into 4Q14, with solid subscriber and wireless revenue growth. Both the wireless and U-verse subscriber bases continued to gain traction in 3Q14 and will continue to propel the operator forward to challenge Verizon for the top position in the U.S. market, writes Eric Costa of Technology Business Research.

October 22

#WTWTrends for Wednesday: Tech Out, Building Q, Venture Atlanta, #UNCReport, TwitterFlight Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

October 21

#WTWTrends for Tuesday: #ComeTechOutNC, Triangle Tuesdays, #ASTC2014 Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 20

Premium Lock IBM's chip deal is a 'key step' in its transformation

Analysis: The sales of lower-value and less-profitable product lines such as its semiconductors and X86 servers are a key step in IBM's transformation to a provider of higher-value hardware, software and services. Furthermore, IBM has identified the strategic growth areas of cloud, big data and analytics, security, social and mobility to better serve customers' evolving IT needs. These technologies are the focus of IBM's investment strategy and continue to be the strongest performing pieces of the company's solutions portfolio, writes Stephen Belanger of Technology Business Research.

Inside an IBM data center Inside an IBM data center

October 20

Review: Your 58 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

Week in review Some local websites run one or two tech stories per day. Others a few more but mixed with a variety of business news. At WRAL TechWire, tech and life science make up the menu with more than 50 stories published over the last five business days. Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week.

October 17

Review: Macs, mobile unite with new Apple Yosemite system

If you've upgraded your iPhone or iPad to iOS 8, the new software update for Mac computers will seem familiar. The Yosemite update to Apple's OS X system, available as a free download, adds several features to bring the Mac in line with last month's iOS 8 update for mobile devices. There's also new functionality to make Macs act more like iPhones.

Briefing Steve Colbert Briefing Steve Colbert

October 17

#What's trending: IoT, Cisco, AskBio, Open Source and @JHibbets

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 17

Premium Lock Cisco's Chambers on layoffs: '13 cuts 'most painful decision;' '14 layoffs 'hardest decision'

If Cisco workers being tossed overboard by John Chambers can find solace in the pain felt by the boss - well, just remember this: What Chambers said Thursday in Chicago about the latest cuts is nearly identical to what he said when layoffs were made last year. Deja vu all over again. Crocodile tears? You decide.

John Chambers John Chambers

October 17

Premium Lock Inside Google earnings: Monetizing mobile remains big challenge

Earnings    Analysis: Even as Google's total revenue continues to flourish - overall revenue climbed 20.1% year-to-year in 3Q14 to $16.5 billion - there are signs that it is struggling to adapt, ironically, to the increasingly mobile-first advertising environment it created, says analyst Jack Narcotta of Technology Business Research. So what's happening? Our Insiders get the detailed analysis.

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