Win Free Pass to CloudSlam 2011

April 11, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

Want to win a free pass to the Cloud Slam 2011 Cloud Computing conference?

What is this event?

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Review Of Google Translate For Animals

April 1, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

Ever wondered which one of your dogs got into the fresh baked cookies that were cooling on the kitchen table while you were in the home office checking your email? Did your sweet innocent furry feline actually scare the Goldfish to death? Well guess no more…Google has released the species breaking Translate For Animals.

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6 SXSW Social Business Startups To Watch

March 28, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

The recently concluded 2011 SXSW Interactive had no shortage of startups launching in the Social Business space. 6 of the firms that should make a splash after SXSW with their Social Business applications include:


SpeakerMeter records audience Social Media reactions and feedback for presenters. Originally designed for use by conference speakers the SpeakerMeter team envision usage by educators, managers and others who value real time graphical feedback for their presentations.

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OnDemand Speed Links 16 February 2011

February 16, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

On Demand Speed Links 16 Feb 2010

Is the timing ripe for Cloud Computing Capacity Marketplaces?
The beta launch this week of SpotCloud; from Reuven Cohen’s firm Enomaly, is a first in terms of a company focusing on the trading of compute capacity. Although SpotCloud is first to market, I would expect many players in this space in the near future as smaller cloud providers will have to soon start maximizing utilzation and profitability to stay viable.

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5 Lessons For Cloud Entrepreneurs

February 7, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

At a recent DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders session at the Stanford Technology Ventures program, Box.net CEO Aaron Levie discusses 5 lessons for technology (especially cloud) entrepreneurs.


IBM Hosts Social Business Jam

February 1, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

IBM launches its 3 day Social Business Jam on 8 February 2011. The Social Business Jam is a online business social media brainstorming event along the lines of IBM’s Innovation Jam and is one of a series of Jam Events that IBM sponsors throughout the year.

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