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January 9, 2012 6:00 AM

Connected Consumers, Premium Content and the Cloud C ...

Today's hyperconnected world is radically changing the business of media and entertainment. Cloud computing, ubiquitous connectivity, and the increasing consumption of IP video are driving content providers to move more content to the cloud and users to expect easy access across multiple devices. Technology advancements and rapid consumer adoption have created an environment where delivering a secure, high-performing consumer experience on any device is critical. This new environment brings enormous

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January 2, 2012 6:00 AM

Holiday Wrap Up on Connected Devices, Looking to 201 ...

It seems that this holiday season was a highly-connected holiday based on initial numbers coming in from multiple sources.  According to Flurry Analytics, about 6.8 million tablets and smartphones using Apple iOS or Google Android were activated on Christmas Day, which is more than double the 2.8 million devices activated last Christmas Day. In addition, about a quarter of a billion apps were downloaded on Christmas Day at Apple's App

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December 7, 2011 3:34 PM

Connected Holiday Gifts & Planning for a Good Connec ...

Now that we are full swing into the holidays, and we have passed some of the big shopping days of the year.  What will this mean in terms of more connected devices coming online as gifts during the holiday season?  Many gifts being purchased include connected devices.  When these devices are opened up and connected, we typically see an increase in online activity because many of these devices need to

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November 8, 2011 3:34 PM

Promise of a Connected World

We live in one of the most interesting times in human history, with rapid amounts of change upon our lives. One of the most profound changes is the advent of all devices becoming connected to each other over the Internet, enabling people accelerate the pace and types of communication. Connected devices have become embedded in our lives. How many of us carry smart phones, tablets, and laptops? How many of