ITworld On-demand Software http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/31/all en California regulators say Uber, Lyft and Sidecar's car-pool services are illegal http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/436034/california-regulators-say-uber-lyft-and-sidecars-car-pool-services-are-illega New car-pool services sold by ride-sharing companies including Uber and Lyft are illegal in California, according to state regulators.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/436034/california-regulators-say-uber-lyft-and-sidecars-car-pool-services-are-illega" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/436034/california-regulators-say-uber-lyft-and-sidecars-car-pool-services-are-illega#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:47:49 +0000 IDGNS staff 436034 at http://www.itworld.com Google offers $100,000 cloud credit for startups http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/436003/google-offers-100000-cloud-credit-startups Looking for more success stories to add to its portfolio, Google has assembled a starter package to help startup businesses ramp up operations with free Google Cloud Platform services.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/436003/google-offers-100000-cloud-credit-startups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/436003/google-offers-100000-cloud-credit-startups#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:32:53 +0000 IDGNS staff 436003 at http://www.itworld.com Skype version for broadcasters released to manufacturers http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435997/skype-version-broadcasters-released-manufacturers A special version of Skype designed for professional TV broadcasts reached another milestone with its release to manufacturers and the signing of three hardware partners.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435997/skype-version-broadcasters-released-manufacturers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435997/skype-version-broadcasters-released-manufacturers#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:36:20 +0000 IDGNS staff 435997 at http://www.itworld.com Google acquires online survey specialist Polar http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435919/google-acquires-online-survey-specialist-polar Google has acquired Polar, a company that specializes in online polls that allows its customers to get &quot;instant opinions on anything.&quot;<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435919/google-acquires-online-survey-specialist-polar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435919/google-acquires-online-survey-specialist-polar#comments Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:11:03 +0000 IDGNS staff 435919 at http://www.itworld.com Yahoo says it faced $250,000 daily fines for defying US surveillance requests http://www.itworld.com/government/435847/yahoo-says-it-faced-250000-daily-fines-defying-us-surveillance-requests The U.S. government once threatened to fine Yahoo US$250,000 a day if it failed to assist with its surveillance efforts, Yahoo said Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/government/435847/yahoo-says-it-faced-250000-daily-fines-defying-us-surveillance-requests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/government/435847/yahoo-says-it-faced-250000-daily-fines-defying-us-surveillance-requests#comments Government Internet Networking On-demand Software Security News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:44:57 +0000 IDGNS staff 435847 at http://www.itworld.com Dropbox reports a steady rise in government data requests http://www.itworld.com/government/435792/dropbox-reports-steady-rise-government-data-requests Interest in Dropbox is growing among users, and law enforcement too.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/government/435792/dropbox-reports-steady-rise-government-data-requests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/government/435792/dropbox-reports-steady-rise-government-data-requests#comments Cloud Computing Government Internet Networking On-demand Software News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:54:45 +0000 IDGNS staff 435792 at http://www.itworld.com Responding to critics, Google makes Drive, Docs suite more accessible for the blind http://www.itworld.com/software/435789/responding-critics-google-makes-drive-docs-suite-more-accessible-blind Google has added features to Drive and the Docs apps suite to make the products easier to use for people who are blind or have poor eyesight, an issue over which the company has been criticized.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/435789/responding-critics-google-makes-drive-docs-suite-more-accessible-blind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/435789/responding-critics-google-makes-drive-docs-suite-more-accessible-blind#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:59:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 435789 at http://www.itworld.com Viber adds video telephony to Android, iOS apps http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/435710/viber-adds-video-telephony-android-ios-apps Viber has updated its apps for Android and iOS to let users make video calls.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/435710/viber-adds-video-telephony-android-ios-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/435710/viber-adds-video-telephony-android-ios-apps#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:53:26 +0000 IDGNS staff 435710 at http://www.itworld.com Coinbase expands Bitcoin services in Europe http://www.itworld.com/it-management/435631/coinbase-expands-bitcoin-services-europe Coinbase, one of the more prominent exchanges for buying and selling bitcoins, is opening up wider access to the digital currency in Europe.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/435631/coinbase-expands-bitcoin-services-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/435631/coinbase-expands-bitcoin-services-europe#comments Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:44:02 +0000 IDGNS staff 435631 at http://www.itworld.com OneDrive now allows files of up to 10GB http://www.itworld.com/software/435617/onedrive-now-allows-files-10gb Addressing an issue often overlooked by cloud storage users when choosing a service, Microsoft has increased the maximum size for files uploaded to OneDrive from 2GB to 10GB.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/435617/onedrive-now-allows-files-10gb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/435617/onedrive-now-allows-files-10gb#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:12:57 +0000 IDGNS staff 435617 at http://www.itworld.com Twitter sets its platform ambitions high with new 'Flight' conference http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435610/twitter-sets-its-platform-ambitions-high-new-flight-conference Twitter wants to help more mobile developers build apps so it will show them how during its first-ever mobile developer conference, called &quot;Flight.&quot;<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435610/twitter-sets-its-platform-ambitions-high-new-flight-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435610/twitter-sets-its-platform-ambitions-high-new-flight-conference#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:45:08 +0000 IDGNS staff 435610 at http://www.itworld.com Google buys 'smart' spoon maker Lift Labs http://www.itworld.com/435607/google-buys-smart-spoon-maker-lift-labs Google has acquired Lift Labs, which makes a mechanical spoon for people suffering from tremors, in a move giving Google new technology for combating neurodegenerative diseases.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/435607/google-buys-smart-spoon-maker-lift-labs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/435607/google-buys-smart-spoon-maker-lift-labs#comments Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software News Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:57:38 +0000 IDGNS staff 435607 at http://www.itworld.com Jaspersoft CEO: We're driving pervasive business intelligence http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/435344/jaspersoft-ceo-were-driving-pervasive-business-intelligence Opening business intelligence to more users has long been a goal -- and Jaspersoft CEO Brian Gentile claims his cloud-based tools offer a breakthrough solution.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/435344/jaspersoft-ceo-were-driving-pervasive-business-intelligence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/435344/jaspersoft-ceo-were-driving-pervasive-business-intelligence#comments Big Data Business Intelligence Cloud Computing On-demand Software Interview Executive Interviews insider Tue, 26 Feb 2013 22:02:14 +0000 abennett 435344 at http://www.itworld.com Aaron Levie doesn't want his company to get boxed in http://www.itworld.com/storage/435338/aaron-levie-doesnt-want-his-company-get-boxed When Aaron Levie co-founded Box in 2004, he envisioned how businesses would benefit from cloud storage and file sharing -- improved data access and collaboration -- and, since few vendors grasped this, Box cashed in when this technology got popular years later.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/storage/435338/aaron-levie-doesnt-want-his-company-get-boxed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/storage/435338/aaron-levie-doesnt-want-his-company-get-boxed#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Software Storage Unified Communications News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:22:43 +0000 IDGNS staff 435338 at http://www.itworld.com Rakuten buys shopping site Ebates for $1 billion http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435274/rakuten-buys-shopping-site-ebates-1-billion Japanese online shopping giant Rakuten has added another company to its cart with the acquisition of Ebates, a cash-back shopping website.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435274/rakuten-buys-shopping-site-ebates-1-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/435274/rakuten-buys-shopping-site-ebates-1-billion#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:11:51 +0000 IDGNS staff 435274 at http://www.itworld.com