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Across the Net

Michael Geist: Canada Still Among Ten Most Expensive Countries for Broadband Internet Services

InsightaaS: Michael Geist, leading Canadian expert on communications policy and privacy legislation, has recently posted three different pieces on Canadian broadband rates. The first...

Enterprise Irregulars: Forget the Poor, Build it for the 1%

InsightaaS: Anshu Sharma, vice president of product management and strategy at salesforce.com, has posted a challenge to the thinking of entrepreneurs - "Forget the...

Wikibon: Big Data Adds Complexity, Nuance to the Data Quality Equation

InsightaaS: Jeff Kelly of Wikibon, the open source community of world-leading storage analysts, questions whether the "GIGO" principle that governs the utility of smaller...

Asymco: “Everybody has got a smartphone”? No they haven’t…

InsightaaS: Horace Dediu's ASYMCO is a fascinating source of insight into issues pertaining to smartphones generally, and Apple in particular. In this post, ASYMCO...

Alberta Arts Sector Coordinates Flood Relief Efforts with Igloo Software

Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced the launch of the AlbertaArtsRebuild intranet site in conjunction with Calgary Arts Development. The pro bono...

HfS: Countdown to commodization: Why the Indians need to get on the acquisition trail

InsightaaS: Phil Fersht's excellent Horses for Sources provides insightful commentary on the outsourcing market. In this post, he looks at why the Indian W-I-T-C-H...

Michael Geist: Verizon Entry to Canada Could Spark Shift Toward Single North American Communications...

InsightaaS: Michael Geist, leading Canadian expert on communications policy and privacy legislation, has posted additional perspective on Verizon's rumoured entry into the Canadian market,...

Bob Warfield: Don’t Bury the Map With the Treasure: Thin Clients Trump Apps in...

InsightaaS: Bob Warfield has posted "Don’t Bury the Map With the Treasure: Thin Clients Trump Apps in Walled Gardens" in the excellent Enterprise Irregulars...

Oracle’s Hardware Strategy in Focus: Storage is a Keystone

InsightaaS: David Vellante is one of the world's leading storage analysts. He is the founder of Wikibon, an open source analyst community. In this...

Ovum warns telcos to compete less and collaborate more as innovation efforts get put...

InsightaaS: The following commentary was supplied by research firm Ovum. London, 9 July 2013 — Innovation is critical to telco survival, finds Ovum. Yet many...

Digging Into BlackBerry's Cash: Things Are Not As Well As They Seem

InsightaaS: Seeking Alpha provides investment research, a perspective on the market that is often unrelated to the issues that are important to InsightaaS's mission...

Scott Lowe of Wikibon: How CIOs can fix IT

InsightaaS: Scott Lowe of Wikibon, the open source community of world-leading storage analysts, has published a piece that calls for an "IT 2020" vision...

Denis Pombriant: Ellison, Benioff Meet the Press

InsightaaS: Denis Pombriant of the Enterprise Irregulars posts on the joint press conference held by Larry Ellison of Oracle and Marc Benioff of Salesforce.com From...

WhatsNexx receives second round funding from BDC Ventures and GO Capital

MONTREAL, June 27, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - WhatsNexx, a leading edge provider of cross-channel marketing automation software, today announced the completion of its second...

Nicolas Carr on NSA's internet surveillance and its impact on society

InsightaaS: In his Rough Type blog, Internet/IT philosopher Nicolas Carr has posted his take on the NSA's "Prism" (internet surveillance) program, and what it...