Thursday, December 1, 2011

KPMG Cloud computing publications

KPMG International is publishing some interesting perspectives about adopting cloud computing solutions (what are the risks, the benefits, the financial impact etc.)
Embracing the Cloud | KPMG | GLOBAL

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

The Coming Cloud Wars: Google+ vs Microsoft (plus Facebook)

The next year in tech will be all about building connections between PC and post-PC devices, whether phones, tablets, game consoles, e-readers or next-gen SmartRoombas. They’ll be connections without cords, built on shared interfaces, proximity-based communication, and storage, syncing and computing infrastructure increasingly shifted to the cloud.

That’s what Tuesday’s release of OS X Lion is all about: building on the App Store and iCloud. That’s what Microsoft’s forthcoming Windows 8 is all about: building on unified IDs on everything from Windows Phone 7 to Office to Xbox and Skype.

And I’m going to convince you that this is even what Google+ is really all about. You can see this already in Google+’s mobile apps for Android and iOS; we’ll see it more as Google continues to integrate more of its web properties into the social network.

Read further Tim's article on Wired web site

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

E-Reader Ownership Doubled in 6 Months, Growing Faster Than Tablets

Ownership of e-readers is exploding, according to a survey by Pew Internet Research. Over the past six months, ownership of e-readers such as the Amazon Kindle and Barnes & Noble Nook has grown from 6% to 12% of U.S. adults. E-readers are more popular than tablets devices such as the iPad or various Android slates like the Samsung Galaxy Tab which are owned by 8% of U.S. adults.

More info, read here

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Expert news video on KM - part 1

If you're interested to get a fresh view on what's knowledge management, just watch this video. It's an interview of Larry Lucardie, CEO of Knowledge Values.