• Silicon Valley culture on trial in Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins case

    Recently, Kleiner Perkins is receiving attention for something other than its prolific tech portfolio. Former firm junior partner Ellen Pao has accused the firm of gender discrimination and failure to address harassment in the case Ellen Pao V. Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.

IT execs on the move: March 2015

March has been a busy month for tech executives on the move. To read more about these hires and more, take a look at these summaries. 

Google integration, '5-minute' implementation key differentiators for CRM startup ProsperWorks

In the fast-paced world of startups and small- to medium-sized businesses, teams with varied responsibilities look at tasks like entering data into CRMs as a time sink. One startup called ProsperWorks, boasting a "five-minutes or less" setup and an intuitive platform built on Google apps, hopes to get those less-established businesses quickly up and running.

Spotlight: New RSA Conference dress code keeps booth presenters covered up

 The RSA Conference has written a new dress code.

AWS offers S3 replication across regions

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has beefed up its S3 object storage system with the ability to replicate data across regions.

Spotlight: Tim Cook speaks out against discrimination, religious freedom laws in WaPo op-ed

In a Washington Post op-ed, Apple CEO Tim Cook argued against a state's ability to "enshrine discrimination" through religious freedom laws.


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IBM today announced a $3 billion investment in a business unit for the Internet of Things that will focus on analyzing data from clients to create actionable intelligence, according to a release from the company. The company demonstrated its commitment to IoT through an arrangement with The Weather Company, of The Weather Channel renown. 


The worldwide energy industry is being targeted by a trojan that conducts reconnaissance of compromised computers, according to security researchers at Symantec.