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Posts tagged “Opinion Analysis”

9:12 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Salesforce's independence may end soon; will IBM, Oracle buy?

Merger Analysis: Salesforce's rumored acquisition talks come as the end of "the end of software" era looms, writes Allan Krans, principal analyst at Technology Business Research.

6:15 a.m. Tuesday

Vivek Wadhwa: Tesla's Powerwall is the latest step toward our clean-energy future

Tesla Battery Power For Homes Opinion: What has been holding solar back so far has ostensibly been the cost of storage, says former Triangle tech entrepreneur-turned-academic Vivek Wadhwa. Technologies such as batteries were prohibitively expensive, large and cumbersome. Residential solar installations needed to feed into the electric grid during the day and to buy back energy during the night. This is a problem that Tesla has just fixed, though, with its Powerwall, a rechargeable lithium-ion battery.

Updated 6:18 a.m. Monday

Steve Case, "Rise of the Rest' tour highlight tech calendar

Social networking Thanks to the folks at Innovate Raleigh and other sources, here's a listing of all the technology (and some other) networking events, meetups and conferences coming up over the next few months. May's highlight: The Steve Case "Rise of the rest" tour on Tuesday.

6:09 a.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Last week's 61 headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

6:03 a.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Last week's 61 headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

May 1

Premium Lock Inside Tesla's big home battery bet: Two 'main risks'

Analysis: Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, unveiled the company's newest product, Powerwall, on Thursday night at a gala kickoff event. But the big batteries for homes carry risks for the company, says Monica Giulietti, of London's Warwick Business School.

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April 28

Premium Lock Inside Apple: iPhone's torrid sales remain core of growing success

Apple        Analysis: Torrid sales of the iPhone propelled Apple to its highest-ever first quarter revenue with emerging markets - especially China - driving sales. And look for that success to continue, says Technology Business Research analyst Daniel Callahan.

April 27

Premium Lock Inside AT&T: Internet of things, gigabit Internet, DirectTV are next frontiers

AT&T GigaPower   Analysis: Many changes are afoot at AT&T, as a review of its latest earnings report and what's happening across the company shows. For example: AT&T will capitalize on IoT and new acquisitions to offset decelerating phone subscriber growth in 2015, writes analyst Eric Costa of Technology Business Research.

Updated April 27

Premium Lock Inside VMware: At a tipping point, facing more competition from Red Hat

VMware Analysis: VMware's most recent earnings report last week shows that the EMC-owned company is clearly at a tipping point between its core virtualization business and the growing trend across the tech sector toward cloud computing, says analyst Andrew Smith of Technology Business Research. Raleigh-based Red Hat is among the threats VMware faces.

April 27

WTW news in review: Last week's 56 headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

April 27

WTW news in review: Last week's 56 headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

April 24

Vivek Wadhwa: Here's how we can reinvent the classroom for the digital age

Vivek Wadhwa Technology is enabling a possible revolution in education. I am not talking about the much-hyped Massive Open Online Courses. To me, these are as imaginative as the first TV shows in which radio stars stood in front of a camera with a microphone in hand. I am talking about a complete transformation of the way teaching is done, with the computer taking the role of the lecturer, the teacher becoming a coach, and students taking responsibility for their own learning.

April 23

Premium Lock Inside Citrix: A struggle to align people with new vision

Citrix Systems Analysis: Raleigh-based ShareFile is a source of strength for Citrix, but the tech giant continues to struggle as indicated in its quarterly earnings report Wednesday despite a major restructuring. "Technology Business research believes it is critical that Citrix continues to manage costs in order to minimize negative impacts to its profitability while it weathers the transition," writes analyst Andrew Smith.

Updated April 20

'Fast, fair and open:' FCC Chairman lays out his big picture for broadband

The Broadband Report: FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler delivered a thought-provoking address on the importance of broadband in today's world last week at the annual Broadband Communities Summit in Austin, Texas.

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April 20

WTW news in review: Last week's headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

April 20

WTW news in review: Last week's headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

April 20

Triangle events calendar: The latest update

Social networking Thanks to the folks at Innovate Raleigh, here's a listing of all the technology (and some other) networking events, meetups and conferences coming up over the next few months. April is especially busy.

April 13

Tech events calendar for Triangle: The latest update

Social networking Thanks to the folks at Innovate Raleigh, here's a listing of all the technology (and some other) networking events, meetups and conferences coming up over the next few months. April is especially busy.

April 13

WTW in review: Last week's headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

April 13

WTW in review: Last week's headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

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