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Analyst: Wearables Sales Set to Triple by 2019 Despite User Uncertainty

Global sales of so-called smart wearables will triple to generate $53B in hardware terms by 2019, with watches and glasses driving growth. That’s a prediction from Juniper Research, which has just released its Smart Wearable Devices: Fitness, Glasses, Watches, Multimedia, Clothing, Jewellery, Healthcare & Enterprise 2014-2019 report on the emerging category. Yet the market watcher […]

IBM, Microsoft Gather Pace in AWS Challenge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) may be starting to give ground to a range of cloud services providers — including Google, Microsoft and IBM — if analyst reports are any guide.

Will Alibaba Get Third Wish As Profits Boom?

Market estimates Chinese etail giant Alibaba will be worth almost $200 billion ahead of its U.S, listing

Unified Communications to Become $75 billion Market by 2020

Cloud platforms to come to the fore as market grows strongly, claims Grand View Research

Upbeat BlackBerry to Begin Hiring Again

Embattled smartphone maker feeling better but says ‘no margin for error’ in turnaround plan

Google Praises ‘Great’ Second Quarter, Waves Goodbye to CBO

Long serving chief business officer Nikesh Arora leaves to head up SoftBank division as Google sees revenues jump 22 percent

BlackBerry Opens Up BES10 to Hosting Partners

Smartphone vendor has announced that its BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (BES10) will be managed by selected partners rather than in-house

Webroot Reworks Channel Partner Program With Added Content, Social Hooks

Internet threat-detection specialist Webroot is refreshing its channel program with an eye toward giving partners more help and better resources for closing deals and growing their businesses.