Cloud Computing

Actors Jennifer Lawrence (L) and Matthew McConaughey at the 86th Annual Academy Awards.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Promises of Prosecution After Nude Celebrity Photos Leaked—Is Cloud Storage Secure?

After actress Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photographs were leaked and posted online, there have been calls for prosecution as well as concerns over cloud storage security.

09/01/2014

Model of the Transbay Tower, to be named after Salesforce.com. (CBS)

Salesforce To Anchor 61-Story Transbay Tower In San Francisco; Tallest West Coast Building

A high-rise building under construction in San Francisco will be named for Salesforce.com and is expected to be the tallest building on the West Coast according to company officials who made an announcement Friday.

04/11/2014

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Los Altos Web Storage Provider Box Seeks $250M In IPO

Online storage provider Box is the latest rapidly growing Silicon Valley company seeking to strike it rich in the stock market.

03/24/2014

The Amazon Kindle Fire (Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: What Happens When Something You Bought In ‘The Cloud’ Goes Away?

An online gaming distribution website may have angered some of its users by removing portions of a game from their libraries. This raises questions of ownership.

01/06/2014

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Larry Magid: Dropbox Expands, Aims To Replace Hard Drive

Dropbox announced that it wants to replace your hard drive by expanding from an app to an entire platform of services. The company is holding its developers’ conference in San Francisco this week.

07/10/2013

Video game designer Mark Cerny talks as Sony introduces the PlayStation 4 at a news conference February 20, 2013 in New York. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: PlayStation 4 Forecast – Partly Cloudy

Sony has unveiled its next-generation gaming system, simply called the PlayStation 4 at an event in New York. So the question is: how does it differ from its previous version?

02/21/2013

Tech Report: Bump Your Smartphone To Make It A Flash Drive

Our tech analyst talks about a new app called Bump that can turn your smartphone into a virtual flash drive.

02/15/2013

Office workers cross a busy intersection. (Greg Wood/AFP/Getty Images)

Job Growth In Bay Area Outpaces Other Parts Of Country

Federal statistics released Wednesday indicate strong growth at Bay Area technology companies may be responsible for job creation that outpaces much of the country.

11/15/2012

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Tech Report: How Dangerous Is All That Floating Data?

Our technology analyst took part in a panel discussion on the hazards of leaving behind an abundance of data on our wireless devices and computers.

10/24/2012

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Shares Of Pleasanton-Based Workday Skyrocket On IPO

Shares of cloud-computing firm Workday rocketed higher in their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

10/12/2012

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