Articles – everything electronic Thu, 15 Mar 2018 19:17:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 How to Choose Headphones Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:28:38 +0000
Having good headphones can bring you a lot of benefits. From workout sessions to home theatre, they can be your perfect mates in many ways. But choosing any new headphones can be a confusing task, especially if you aren’t familiar with what’s on offer. Keeping this in mind, here is a simple infographic with which, […]]]> 0
5 In-Ceiling Home Theater Speakers Reviewed Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:45:21 +0000
As the demand for home theaters and surround sound systems touches an all-time high, home ceiling speakers have become a popular home theater choice among music and movie lovers alike. In-ceiling speakers deliver better sound quality without compromising on bulky floor space. All the wiring is run behind the walls in such a manner that […]]]> 0
iPhone Upgrade Program: Rotten Experience Mon, 28 Sep 2015 21:09:38 +0000
In theory, Apple’s new iPhone Upgrade Program sounds like a no-brainer. Just agree to pay ~$32-$45/month forever (depending on the model) and you can always get the new iPhone as soon as it comes out. So I went to the Apple Store in Santa Monica, California one day after the iPhone 6s was released to […]]]> 1
Cyber Security Firms Jockey for Position Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:38:10 +0000
Which Cyber Security vendors will do most to shape this fragmented super-category as it enters the Tornado? Summary: Several weeks ago in a blog titled Bits & Pieces, I drew attention to the fact that information security is now a C suite and board-level concern. However, information security has long been, and still is, an […]]]> 0
Infographic: The Netflix Effect – How On-Demand is Changing TV Forever Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:00:19 +0000
As technology companies like Netflix and Amazon take over more and more of the functions that once belonged to television networks and media conglomerates, what will that mean for the nature of TV shows we’ll be offered in years to come? The infographic explores the prevalence of on-demand television shows, examines how programming has changed, […]]]> 0
Twitter CEO Resigns: What is Next Strategy? Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:09:17 +0000
Highlights: As announced late last week, Dick Costolo, Twitter’s CEO for the past five years, announced that he will step down on July 1. Jack Dorsey, co-founder, former CEO and current executive chairman, will take over as interim CEO until the company finds a new leader. According to Dorsey, the company’s strategy will not change. […]]]> 0 Acquisition Talk All for Naught Mon, 01 Jun 2015 20:56:47 +0000
A few days ago, reports surfaced saying that Microsoft had made an offer of $55bn. that was rebuffed by the Salesforce board. The rumor is that Benioff and co. considered the offer to be undervaluing the company by as much as $15bn., the implication being that they would not consider any offer of less than […]]]> 0
Big Data Alliance Targeting Faster Adoption of Hadoop Mon, 01 Jun 2015 20:55:53 +0000
It was interesting to hear about the big data alliance announced in mid-February, aimed at accelerating the adoption of solutions based on Hadoop – the best known but still relatively hairy open-source method for distributing, managing and processing very large and often disparate amounts of data. The initial group of companies that signed up includes […]]]> 0
Watson, Google Glass, and iWatch Face Different Adoption Barriers Mon, 01 Jun 2015 20:54:13 +0000
IBM’s attempt to redefine both expert systems and artificial intelligence in the form of cognitive analytics in its much-vaunted Watson initiative, is still navigating its way out of the chasm. The inherent complexity of the technology and how to use it – such as, for example, transferring the knowledge of an experienced oncologist into an […]]]> 0
Security Becomes C Suite and Board-level Concern Mon, 01 Jun 2015 20:53:57 +0000
The increasingly frequent and disturbing series of high-profile security breaches, including the announcement in early February by Anthem Blue Cross that millions of policy holders had their confidential data hacked and even more recent breaches, has led to a realization that security is now a C-level and board concern in virtually every company. From now […]]]> 0