General Motors launches SDK for ‘next-generation’ apps

General Motors has launched an SDK for developers with access to almost 400 data points for use in developing in-car applications. Apps can be developed in HTML5 and JavaScript using General…

Google’s new cloud service is a unique take on a database

Google has turned a database service that it uses to run some of its mission-critical products into an offering for its public cloud customers. On Tuesday, the company…

Uncorking innovation with Treasury Wine Estates in Napa

The ancient craft of wine making conjures romantic notions of hand-picked vines, and bare feet crushing grapes. However, wine production today is a thoroughly high-tech affair. Degree programs in…

How Your Public Relations Effort Should Look Like a Military Assault

Every company, especially a new startup, needs at least two tactics in its marketing arsenal: content marketing and public relations. Wielded strategically, these forces can work hand in hand to help…

How FaaS can create better experiences within your app

You may not have heard about FaaS (feature as a service) before – but you’re probably already familiar with the concept that underpins it: don’t reinvent the wheel….

Komprise scoops up $12M upon general availability of its data management platform

It’s been a year or so since I last caught up with Komprise, the data management vendor that was founded by Krishna Subramanian, a well-respected Silicon Valley veteran…

Musical.ly drops its fourth app, a video messenger called Ping Pong

Musical.ly, the tween and teen focused lip-syncing app, has just dropped another app onto the App Store. Days ago, the company launched a video messaging app called Ping Pong…

3 Ways to Create More Content (and Views) from Your Blogs

Content Marketing is still one of the best ways to generate leads for B2B companies. Yet many entrepreneurs struggle with creating a successful content strategy. In reality, you…

Vulkan graphics API is now supported on Intel chips

Intel has announced support for the Vulkan graphics API in the company’s most recent ‘Core’ chips on Windows 10. Vulkan, a graphics API similar to DirectX 12, is already…

Russian cyberspies blamed for US election hacks are now targeting Macs

Security researchers have discovered a macOS malware program that’s likely part of the arsenal used by the Russian cyberespionage group blamed for hacking into the U.S. Democratic National…