Box hits Wall Street with a bang after IPO
Cloud storage startup Box soared in its Wall Street debut Friday after a public share offering, pushing its market value to $2.7 billion.
At long last, Box readies for Wall Street debut
Nearly 10 months after Box filed for an initial public offering, the company is finally ready to make its public debut.
Cutting the cloud computing carbon cost
Cloud computing involves displacing data storage and processing from the user's computer on to remote servers. It can provide users with more storage space and computing power that they can then access from anywhere in the ...
3Qs: Password and cloud security
The recent news that hackers accessed celebrities' cloud accounts and released their intimate photos online has prompted many to question the security of sensitive data stored on people's own smartphones and in the cloud. ...
Cracks emerge in the cloud
A systematic analysis reveals that cloud storage services have security weaknesses that can inadvertently leak users' data.
How Apple's new iCloud pricing compares to rivals
When it comes to cloud services, Apple has been lagging behind its rivals for quite a while, but this week, the tech titan took some steps to play catch-up.
Taiwan's Acer launches software 'cloud' service drive
Taiwan's Acer on Thursday unveiled its cloud service centre as the struggling computer maker seeks to revive its fortunes by diversifying away from the low-margin hardware business.
Review: Samsung sees tablets' future in business
While tablets are still largely thought of as consumer devices, their future may be as business machines.
Microsoft releases OneNote for Macs, makes it free
Microsoft Corp. on Monday released a version of its OneNote note-taking software for Macs and added new features and a free tier for all of the software's users in moves clearly targeted at up-and-coming productivity ...
We the Internet: Bitcoin developers seed idea for Bitcloud
Fujitsu develops technology to remotely access home PC files using a smart device
Fujitsu Laboratories announced that it has developed technology that enables access to home computer files from anywhere using a smart device.
Georgia Tech warns of threats to cloud data storage, mobile devices in latest 'emerging cyber threat'
As more businesses find their way into the cloud, few engage in security measures beyond those provided by the associated cloud storage firm, a new report from Georgia Tech notes. Even fewer seek heightened data protection ...
Japan's NTT buys US cloud computing firms for $875 mn
NTT Communications said Monday it would pay a combined $875 million for two US-based cloud computing firms, marking the latest major overseas acquisition by a Japanese firm.
Box moves toward IPO destiny
It's the quintessential Silicon Valley tale: Two kids start a company in a dorm room. The company grows, adds millions of users and within a few years is worth more than $1 billion.