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5 ways iOS 8 will impact the developer community

The new OS will make it easier to leverage health and home data and incorporate cloud functionality and better security. It’ll also help your app get more exposure.

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Box weaves itself into Office 365

SAN FRANCISCO — Box can now integrate with the desktop version of Microsoft’s Office 365 software, Box cofounder and chief executive Aaron Levie announced today.

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How Rackspace lost its mojo

While the company can continue to grow based on its existing momentum, for Rackspace to regain its mojo, it needs to clearly define what it is in the marketplace.

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DevOps is real, but you can't get it just by buying a tool

DevOps is not about specific tools. It’s about IT operations and software development working closely together to deliver software faster, with fewer errors. Tools enable this collaboration between people — they can’t create it.

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Get ready. The second cloud front is dawning upon us

Beyond analyzing historical data and publishing benchmarks, future waves of SaaS companies will leverage data their systems have collected to build predictive business-process improvements directly into their applications.

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iBeacons: What it will take to drive mass adoption

Mass adoption for iBeacons will need brands and marketers to use the technology in smart ways. Turning it into an intrusive spam-fest will turn off users and limit use.