ChannelNext 2016 3 events
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Salesforce Selects AWS as Preferred Public Cloud Infrastructure Provide
Salesforce to expand use of AWS to core services for planned international infrastructure expansion
What happened at the ChannelNEXT Central Conference on May 16-17, 2016?
In one word…Lots! The conference continues to evolve into a powerful hub for business building content, support and partnerships.
Skype Previews Business Developer Kit
To help Skype continue making inroads into the enterprise, Microsoft has launched Skype for Business SDK (software developer kit).
Microsoft announces streamlining of smartphone hardware business
Microsoft Corp. announced plans to streamline the company’s smartphone hardware business, which will impact up to 1,850 jobs.
Kaspersky Lab Survey Shows Consumers Do Not Know About Ransomware
Survey results further showed that 44 percent confessed that they did not know what data or information could be stolen in a ransomware attack
Three Canadian universities to help IBM Watson tackle cybercrime
IBM Security announced the start of pioneering a year-long research project to train – and make smarter – Watson for cybersecurity.
Nintendo Canada GM Pierre-Paul Trepanier on what makes Canadian gamers different
Canadians seem to prefer console gaming to portable gaming compared to the U.S.—and very much so compared to Japan
Adobe Launches Spark: Visual Storytelling Apps for Everyone
Adobe Releases Spark Web App and Updates Companion Mobile Apps  
IBM Cloud First to Offer Latest NVIDIA GRID with Tesla M60 GPU, Speeding Up Virtual Desktop Applications
NVIDIA GPU accelerators on IBM Cloud deliver breakthrough performance for graphics-accelerated applications, big data analytics, HPC, AI and cognitive workloads.
Apple Opens Development Office in Hyderabad
Apple announced the opening of a new office in Hyderabad that will focus on development of Maps for Apple products, including iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch
Microsoft selling feature phone business to FIH Mobile Ltd. and HMD Global Oy
Microsoft Corp. on announced it reached an agreement to sell the company’s entry-level feature phone assets to FIH Mobile Ltd., a subsidiary of Hon Hai/Foxconn Technology Group, and HMD Global, Oy for $350 million.
Gartner Says Profit Opportunities Exist for PC Vendors
Gross Margin for Ultramobile Premium PCs Can Be up to 25 Percent
Twitter May Remove Links and Photos from 140-Character Limit
Since shortly after Twitter launched in 2006, users of the microblogging site have generally been limited to tweets of no more than 140 characters each.
IBM Scientists Achieve Storage Memory Breakthrough
Technology can speed up machine learning and access to the Internet of Things, mobile phone apps and cloud storage
Apple Celebrates Chinese Music with GarageBand Update
Apple announced an update to GarageBand that celebrates the rich history of Chinese music with new instruments and extensive Chinese language localization throughout the app.
BMW takes personal mobility to a new level
Unveiled at Microsoft Build and developed using the software firm's Azure cloud platform, the new BMW Connected app aims to be a driver's ‘personal mobility companion.'
BlackBerry strengthens enterprise partner Program FOR RAPID GROWTH
Partner program enables solutions providers to strengthen their security and mobility services
Apple Invests $1bn in Chinese Uber Rival
Apple has invested $1bn in the Chinese ride-hailing app Didi Chuxing, which is involved in a costly battle with Uber.
Meet Gboard: Search, GIFs, emojis & more. Right from your keyboard
iPhone users—this one’s for you. Meet Gboard, a new app for your iPhone that lets you search and send information, GIFs, emojis and more, right from your keyboard.
Gartner Says Worldwide Server Virtualization Market Is Reaching Its Peak
Growth Is Being Driven by Maintenance, Rather Than New LicensesGrowth Is Being Driven by Maintenance, Rather Than New Licenses