Topic: amazon

Crowdturfing: Duping the Internet thousands of posts at a time

Revelation that Samsung tried paying StackOverflow contributors to do its marketing is the tip of the astroturfing iceberg … continue reading

SD Times Blog: Why did Bezos buy The Washington Post?

Purchasing the Post wasn’t just about saving an ailing industry, it could also be about Washington itself. … continue reading

Amazon Redshift shifts data warehousing to the cloud

New service inside Amazon Web Services stores petabytes of data for the long term … continue reading

Jaspersoft integrates business intelligence with Amazon data warehousing

Cloud-based utility allows Amazon developers to build business intelligence into their apps … continue reading

Amazon talks HTML5 at AnDevCon

Ethan Evans talks about the challenges Amazon faced, and the choices it made among HTML5, native and hybrid coding … continue reading

Analyst Watch: From pipe dream to true force

How the growth of Salesforce’s CRM and social apps made it a big player in today’s market … continue reading

Ten tips for Kindle Fire developers

Amazon’s Appstore director offers up some best practices for writing apps for the e-reader … continue reading

Top five Cyber Monday gifts for developers

If you need to buy something for that special developer, here are five deals you can use (but hurry up and get them!) … continue reading

From the Editors: A new spring for Java

Spring’s competition with Java provides a good avenue to streamline Java; Amazon’s recent troubles should are a lesson for IT … continue reading

Taking an agile page from Amazon’s book

Amazon’s embrace of the cloud means that IT departments must adapt or fall behind the cost curve … continue reading

Zeichick’s Take: Skynet didn’t take down Amazon Web Services

Problems with Amazon highlight that no system, not even cloud computing, is perfectly secure from mishaps … continue reading

Free tier of cloud hosting is Amazon’s answer to Google

Amazon Web Services now comes in a free edition of hosting service to compete with Google’s AppEngine … continue reading Protection Status