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Thomas Kurian

Meet the 22-year Oracle veteran executive who’s going to lead Google in the cloud wars against Amazon and Microsoft

Diane Greene announced she would be stepping down as Google Cloud's chief exec. Green's replacement will be the 22-year Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian.

We compared Google Drive with Apple’s iCloud and Dropbox to find the best cloud storage solution — and the winner is clear

Cloud storage apps aren't the sexiest technology ever, but investing in right app is worth your time, and can help you be more productive. We've compared the three biggest solutions — Google Drive, iCloud and Dropbox — and there is an obvious winner.
Oracle chairman Larry Ellison hasn't been shy about his rivalry with Amazon.

Amazon reportedly plans to end its reliance on Oracle — but Oracle says Amazon bought $60 million of its tech just a year ago

Amazon depends on Oracle databases to run big chunks of its business. A report from CNBC says that Amazon might be ending that reliance — but an Oracle spokesperson says that they don't think Amazon could do it.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

Sundar Pichai strayed from Google’s typical rhetoric as he touted the growth of Google Cloud

Google is constantly promoting the growth of the company's cloud service but on the eve of the company's "Next" cloud conference, CEO Sundar Pichai conceded that all the top players are faring well.
Divers remove corroded zinc anodes from an undersea cable near Hawaii.

Fiber optic wires, servers, and more than 550,000 miles of underwater cables: Here’s what the internet actually looks like

As we become comfortable in our mobile device-driven lives, we forget that interactions over the web don't happen via signal, but rather through an intricate system strategically placed buildings and cables.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

Microsoft is facing online outrage and calls for a boycott over its ICE contract

In a blog post in January, Microsoft said it was "proud to support" Immigrations and Customs Enforcement with its Azure Government cloud software.
Jeff Bezos.

If Trump wants to take a shot at Amazon, there’s a potential billion-dollar deal staring him right in the face

President Donald Trump appears to be gunning for a fight with Amazon — and he may have the chance to strike a serious blow in the very near future.
Oracle co-CEO Safra Catz

Oracle beat on earnings per share while growing cloud revenue by 32%

Oracle reported earnings per share of $0.83 and revenue of $9.8 billion in the third quarter of 2018.
Zuora CEO Tien Tzuo filed an S-1 to take his "subscription economy" startup public.

The $738 million ‘subscription economy’ company Zuora files to go public

Zuora grew revenue 48.6% last year, but the company still operates at a loss.

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Google targets hospital interoperability — Lyft, Allscripts partner for medical transport — Samsung Health gets d...

Google wants to make it easier for providers to access and use electronic patient data, which could power predictive medicine and improve healthcare efficiency