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Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Judge says Aereo must shut for good as live TV, but service may survive as a cloud DVR   —  Broadcasters put the final nail in the coffin of Aereo as a live-streaming TV service on Thursday, but a judge's ruling could open the door to it operating as a cloud-DVR service.
Oct 23, 2014, 6:40 PMIn context
David Meyer / Gigaom:
AWS comes to Germany as Amazon unveils second EU region, out of Frankfurt   —  The move has big implications for latency and resilience, and of course data protection — a particular concern for German businesses.  —  Amazon has launched its long-awaited German-based region - its second in Europe …
Oct 23, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Jonathan Vanian / Gigaom:
Illumio, exiting stealth, aims to secure both your data center and the cloud   —  Illumio acts like access management for computing workloads; users can run Illumio to ensure that the right workloads get transmitted to the appropriate servers, whether they are on the cloud or on bare metal.
Oct 23, 2014, 12:15 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Pandora gives musicians a data dashboard to see where their fans are   —  Pandora released AMP on Wednesday, a tool that will let musicians have access to a trove of important data about their fan base, including favorite tracks and where they are located.  —  Pandora founder Tim Westergen likes …
Oct 22, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Jonathan Vanian / Gigaom:
Google exec: Chromecast V2 is coming; users have cast 650 million times   —  Google's Mario Queiroz said that 650 million people have now hit the cast button.  An API for developers will let them build custom apps for Backdrop.  —  Three months ago, Google claimed that Chromecast users …
Oct 21, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Gigaom:
OpenStack vendor Mirantis raises $100M in series B, aims for 2016 IPO   —  Mirantis hopes massive $100M round will pave the road to IPO-ville  —  Mirantis' goal: Keep building its OpenStack customer base and boost consistency to prep for an IPO as early as 2016.
Oct 21, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Mathew Ingram / Gigaom:
Whisper's Neetzan Zimmerman says the Guardian's coverage deliberately misrepresents how the service works   —  Neetzan Zimmerman, who runs the editorial operation at Whisper, said in an interview that a series of stories by The Guardian that raised concerns about the anonymous app's privacy …
Oct 17, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
Derrick Harris / Gigaom:
Investment firm KKR is putting $55M into a company that uses AI to automate IT processes   —  A German software company called Arago just received a $55 million investment from KKR in order to help take its IT automation software global.  The company's algorithms learn how to perform administrative tasks …
Oct 17, 2014, 9:40 AMIn context
Carmel DeAmicis / Gigaom:
Facebook may have solved mobile, but Google is still struggling with it   —  Although Google missed the earnings mark, its overall health is strong.  —  Google's mobile ad strategy is sounding a lot like Facebook's these days.  On its third quarter earnings call Thursday …
Oct 17, 2014, 1:40 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
In Q3 Netflix added two international subscribers for every new U.S. member, but price hike slowed growth   —  Netflix's growth in Q3 of 2014 was impacted by the most recent price increase, the company says.  —  Netflix experienced slower-than expected growth in Q3 of 2014, adding a total of 3 million members worldwide.
Oct 15, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context

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