Smart World Weekly: Safer roads, smarter robots and tiny modems

Mellisa Tolentino | August 29th

This week’s Smart World Series features smarter roads and homes, fresh funding for wearable health devices, smarter office robots, and new tools for developers.

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Hot containers: Microsoft cuddles up to Google’s Kubernetes

Mike Wheatley | August 29th

Microsoft Corp., has just added support for managing Docker containers in its Azure cloud, with the help of the open-source Kubernetes tool that was designed and built by rival Google Inc....»

Bitcoin Weekly 2014 August 28: Bitcoin trade group forms digital currency PAC, Coinbase gets insured, and merchants see promise in Bitcoin’s future

Kyt Dotson | August 28th

This week, the Chamber of Digital Commerce, a relative newcomer on the scene, announced registration to form a PAC to increase the lobbying power of Bitcoin-related interests in the US political space. Reuters is running an article talking...»

VMware’s hybrid cloud shift: A decoder ring of products | #VMworld

Mike Wheatley | August 28th

As expected, VMworld 2014 has underlined VMware's ambitions to move away from its hypervisor roots and embed its ecosystem deeper into the enterprise. That much was evident in a string of new product announcements and...»

The combined value of VMware and Docker, and other investor predictions |#vmworld

Rachel Schramm | August 28th

As a venture capitalist who had hand in the success of DataGravity, Inc. and Docker, Inc., Dr. Steve Herrod has an eye for start ups. The managing partner at General Catalyst Partners sat down with theCUBE hosts Dave...»

Twitch Twilight Zone: How Google vs Amazon would use Twitch data

Kyt Dotson | August 27th

The news just came down that, Inc. will be buying Twitch for $970 million. This news comes right after rumors of a one billion dollar deal from Google to buy the video game live streaming...»

Nutanix could’ve gotten more than $140M in fresh funding round, says analyst

Kristen Nicole | August 27th

The big news being discussed at VMworld 2014 this morning is the Nutanix, Inc. Series E funding round, which generated $140 million in financing. Nutanix, which provides a cost-effective method to move data around in the enterprise, is...»

Old iPhones worth $280 on average: Here’s where to sell

Mellisa Tolentino | August 27th

With Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 is expected to drop on September 9, it's the prime opportunity to get rid of your old iPhone. Last year, we featured the best places to trade your old iPhone


All aboard the Hadoop horse: Can vendors make a difference?

Mike Wheatley | August 27th

Newly formed partnerships between large technology firms and Hadoop startups have refocused attention on the open-source data analysis software. But can such high-profile alliances give one framework the edge over the rest? The most recent of...»

Join LIVE today: 2pm #CrowdChat | What new Tableau products do you want to see this year?

Mellisa Tolentino | August 26th

As Tableau Software, Inc. gears up for its annual conference we at SiliconANGLE are having something of a pre-party. Discussing the data visualization provider's most notable developments in recent months, as well as expectations