The Cyber Threat and the Role of Cyber Intelligence in Defending Your Organization

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The Cyber Threat is a booklet published to succinctly articulate the nature of the cyber threat in ways designed to help business leaders come to terms with the nature of this phenomenon.  The book is available on Amazon (and is free to Kindle Unlimited subscribers). The book provides a high level overview of cyber threats to business […]

The Technologies At Hadoop World: Here is our cut on the best technologies to see there

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Hadoop World was held 15-17 Oct in NYC. This post provides insights into some of the best technologies demonstrated there. CTOvision has attended Hadoop World since the beginning. Attending has helped us better track tech trends and assess the potential business impacts of some of the greatest technologies created for the enterprise. It is also a great place […]

Amazon Swoops in to Acquire Twitch

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If you have not heard of Twitch, it is a videogame-streaming company that enables gamers to upload videos of gameplay, watch gameplay from other users, and chat about different tactics, strategies, and achievements. Three months ago, the young company made headlines on many major American news sources following many reports that Google planned to acquire […]

Amazon’s App Store for the Physical World

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Technologists love talking about the future and its “Internet of Things,” or the increasing interaction between the physical and cyber worlds. With the introduction of wearables, flyables, driveables, and even eatables, the convergence of physical and cyber systems has never been more pronounced. And with major retailers like Amazon joining the fray, the Internet of Things […]

Amazon Releases Smartphone Fire

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Although the number of smartphone users has exploded in recent years, not too many companies have successfully established themselves as major players in the smartphone market. In April, Amazon revealed its intention of wading into the smartphone market this Summer, and last week Amazon debuted its Fire smartphone, which boasts some impressive features and specs. […]

Did Amazon knock one out of the park with the Kindle Fire HDX?

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Last week, Jeff Bezos and Amazon released their updated Kindle Fire HD. I have been waiting to see how Amazon would react to the new Google/Asus Nexus 7 (which was quite a hit), but was honestly quite surprised with the quality of the product that Amazon has released. Coupled with their Fire OS 3.0 (based […]