Jim O'Reilly

Google Wallet API Support for Digital Goods Sales to End in March

Google has announced that will stop supporting the Google Wallet for Digital Goods API as of March 2, 2015. Google posted the notice of its intention to stop supporting...

Google Fiber for Small Businesses Starting Up in Kansas City

Google has announced that small businesses in sections of Kansas City can subscribe to high-speed Google Fiber Internet, giving them a 1G bps connection to and from the Internet.This...

DoubleClick Ad Service Outage Hits 55,000 Websites Worldwide

A major outage of Google’s DoubleClick advertising delivery service hit Websites worldwide, slowing or blocking access to thousands of Websites and the ads displayed on those sites.Dynatrace, an Application...

Google Adding Space for Up to 30,000 New Hires in Silicon Valley

Google, already one of the largest employers in California's Silicon Valley, is reported to have purchased or leased large amounts of office space in anticipation of rapid growth in...

Google Cloud to Store Petabytes of Genome Data for Health Researchers

Google continues to expand its efforts in the medical arena. They have announced a new Genome Cloud that will be used to store thousands of human genome files.Google will...

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I spoke with Kimberly Nevala, Strategic Advisor at SAS, about the value of analytics training and the importance of listening to staff as tactics...

How to Fix a Cloud Deployment That’s Losing Money

Cloud computing will save you money.  Ten plus years ago that was a familiar refrain when the technology hype machine touted cloud computing as the...

AWS Re:Invent Wrap-Up: Social Issues, Networking Focus, Partner Revenue

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Re:Invent conference was held last week in Las Vegas. This year, the 10th Re:Invent, returned to an in-person format...

Top 10 Edge Computing Companies of 2022

Edge computing companies enable distributed computing throughout a network, including to the very edge – hence the name. Rather than process data in massive data...

Tableau’s Jackie Yeaney and Data Society’s Merav Yuravlivker on Improving Data Literacy

I spoke with Jackie Yeaney, CMO of Tableau, and Merav Yuravlivker, CEO of Data Society, about what it means to be “fluent” in data...