Online storage for files is an integral part of our life now since most of the pictures on our phones are now stored directly in the cloud. These are the most popular Cloud Storage services for when the free storage on your services run out. view full post »Read More →

Email services including Gmail, Yahoo Mail and Hotmail have fallen victim to a hack, exposing usernames and passwords for millions of users. According to Reuters, a huge data breach consisting of some 273.3 million online accounts has been reported by security expert Alex Holden of Hold Security. All told, the data breach contains 57 million accounts for the Russian email provider Mail.ru, along with 40 million Yahoo Mail credentials, 33 million Hotmail accounts and 24 million Gmail accounts. view full post »Read More →

Cloud servers are virtualized servers on which resources can be scaled up or scaled down accordingly, making it more flexible and, therefore, more cost-effective. When there is more demand for the files in the server, capacity can be automatically increased to match that demand. This is akin to a heating bill; you access what you need, when you need it, and then only pay for what you’ve used afterwards. Unlike dedicated servers, cloud servers can be run on a hypervisor. The role of a hypervisor is to control the capacity of operating systems so it is allocated where needed. With cloud hosting there are multipleRead More →

Oxygen Accelerator, maintained by Porto Seguro, is selecting Brazilian startups to distribute investments of up to US$ 50 thousand (R$ 188,000), offering consulting with professionals in the market and spending a period of up to three months in Silicon Valley, USA. The deadline to register your startup is April 24th. view full post »Read More →

Enterprise security firm Blue Coat Systems, Inc. has acquired CASB app/cloud security firm Elastica, Inc. for $280 million. Elastica, provides threat analysis and remediation of cloud applications had raised $36 million from Third Point Ventures, the Mayfield Fund, BYU Cougar Capital, and Pelion Venture. view full post »Read More →

NewsCred, the world’s leading content marketing platform, announced recently the expansion of its content marketing solution for brands, including major advancements to its Recommendation Engine. In real time, NewsCred’s software predicts content performance – by channel – based on trending topics and an individual article’s social performance. view full post »Read More →