Andrea Rizzi

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These Are The World’s Finest Shoemakers You Need To Know

A quality suit is good, a nice watch is a must, but without a decent pair of shoes your first impression is likely to sink. Everyone says they’re the …

BMW Motorrad Spezial

Customization is at the heart of motorcycling. Not limited to the yards of chrome and block-long stretched American bikes, making a motorcycle your …

Motorcycles

Chris Harris In The Aston Martin Vulcan Is The Best Part Of New Top Gear

Chris Harris in the Aston Martin Vulcan is arguably the best thing to come out of new <i>Top Gear</i>. I can’t think of anything better.<p>More cinematic and …

Top Gear

Why Tim Cook is Steve Ballmer and Why He Still Has His Job at Apple

What happens to a company when a visionary CEO is gone? Most often innovation dies and the company coasts for years on momentum and its brand. Rarely does it regain its former glory.<p>Here's why.<p>---<p>Microsoft entered the 21st century as the dominant software provider for anyone who interacted with a …

Web Development Concepts All Web Designers Should Understand

There’s a lot to be said about <b>the divide found between designers and developers</b>. Granted there are many designer/developer hybrids who can <b>understand</b> …

Banks, tech companies move on from bitcoin to blockchain

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As a debate raged across the internet Monday over whether the mysterious founder of the bitcoin digital currency had finally been identified, executives at a major bitcoin conference in New York had a simple message: we’ve moved on.<p>A Bitcoin (virtual currency) paper wallet with …

Bitcoin

A conversation on digital transformation

Yesterday marked the first day of what we hope will be a long tradition. Our new flagship event for business leaders — the Microsoft Envision …

discussed

Microsoft’s Cloud App Security service becomes available to everyone

Microsoft today announced that its Cloud App Security service, based on technology from its 2015 Adallom acquisition, is now generally available for anyone to use.<p>The company announced in February that this tool would be coming, and now it’s here.<p>“The solution provides a set of capabilities to help …

8 Key Components of Technology Roadmaps

A technology roadmap (also known as an IT roadmap) is a document which outlines the plan to reach short-term and long-term goals through the use of technology solutions. This type of roadmap typically provides key information which helps organizations make better decisions around technology …

HSBC is letting customers use their fingerprints to sign into their bank accounts

The bank is introducing biometric tests for its customers, it announced on Friday — letting users access online banking using their fingerprints or their voice.<p>With the former, the scheme is compatible with Apple's Touch ID fingerprint scanner. Customers will be able to scan their fingerprint to …

Mobile, ecosystems and the death of PCs

One of the ways that tech progresses is in generational changes in scale. We had mainframes, then minicomputers, then workstations and PCs, and now …

Windows 10

Penny Is A Chat-Based Personal Finance Coach

Have you ever wondered why being financially responsible can be so difficult? Maybe it’s because most money management tools are too complicated and overwhelming for the average user.<p>Penny, a new personal finance app, is fixing this by giving users personalized financial advice via a simple chat …

Apps

User Environment Management (UEM): Past, present, and future

I started my career as a desktop admin in the mid-1990s. Back then, the “user environment” was simple. One user = one computer = one copy of Windows. …

Accel Partners Looks To Map The Marketing Technology Ecosystem

Accel Partners wants to solve the question for startups, “Who does this marketing thing I need?”<p>It’s doing that with an online tool called Growthverse, an interactive visualization of companies in the marketing technology ecosystem. It launched earlier this year but since receiving a lot of …

Venture Capital

Legendary Productivity And The Fear Of Modern Programming

Ritika Trikha Contributor<p>Ritika Trikha is a tech writer at HackerRank.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Interdependency Of Stanford And Silicon Valley<p>JavaScript master Douglas Crockford once said that software is the most complex thing that humans have ever created. It’s made up of intricate bits …

Computer Science