Mobile, Clouds & More

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Why business owners should care about this thing called the Lambda architecture

In the past 25 years, I have seen four things that really made me step back and say, “This changes everything.” The most recent was the Lambda Architecture.

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A Practitioner’s Guide: Best NoSQL databases to solve 9 real-time transaction challenges

We’re big fans of “picking the right tool for the job on hand.” Here are recommendations for the best NoSQL technology to solve nine real-time, real-world transactional challenges (better than RBDM SQL can).

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Drone Commerce, Part 2: Global Internet Access

Examining Google’s plans for drone use from the POV of those who have built things that fly, the software that controls them and large-scale data platforms

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The Expanding (Digital) Universe: Visualizing How BIG a Zettabyte Is

A Zettabyte (ZB) is really, really big. By 2020 the Digital Universe will have 44 ZBs of data. Here are some interesting ways to visualize this vast amount of data.

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Building a Native Mobile App Experience—Without the App

By combining HTML5 and jQuery Mobile with Backbone.js you can provide customers many of the best elements of a native mobile app experience—without the hassle of building and releasing a native mobile app.

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Wickr Ultra-Secure Mobile Messaging: Imagine the possibilities for #mCommerce #BYOD

What if you could use MMS and SMS for BYOD and mCommerce–with military grade encryption–for free?