U.K. Startup Swytch Is Building An App To Open Up The ‘Burner’ Phone Number Marketview story

http://techcrunch.com –  U.K. startup Swytch — founded in April this year — is bootstrapping a cloud based mobile network and dialer app that will let you use multiple phone numbers on a single SIM, so doing away with the hassle of juggling multiple physical SIM cards. Read More (IT news)

Terminal’s Containers Pioneer A New Way Of Developing Apps From The Cloudview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Terminal, a San Francisco-based startup founded by some ex-Facebook and Google technical talent, is trying to transform the way we do software development. They’ve built system supporting containers, or ultra-fast virtual machines that will let developers write, ship and collaborate on code directly from the browser. (IT news)

IBM Earnings Reflect Just How Difficult Transformation Really Isview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The news came out this week that IBM had another bad quarterly report card. Unfortunately for IBM it marked the 10th straight quarter of falling revenue, indicating that maybe something’s not quite right at Big Blue. (IT news)

Microsoft Cloud Strength And Hardware Progress Drive Record 1Q Revenueview story

http://hardforum.com – Microsoft Corp. today announced revenue of $23.20 billion for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. Gross margin, operating income and diluted earnings per share (“EPS”) for the quarter were $14.93 billion, $5.84 billion and $0.54 per share, respectively. (Hardware)

Is "Sync Between Computers" in "Ubuntu Software Center" still busted on Utopic 14.10?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – It's completely broken on my machine. I have the original bug reported as of 14.04 Trusty Tahr. This functionality also seemed to need Ubuntu One cloud services which is gone. Now I did the upgrade from Trusty Tahr and I still have the same issue on Utopic Unicorn. That's with both my computers in "Sync" mode. (Hardware)

Bitcasa Ends Unlimited Storageview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Bitcasa, a cloud storage service that initially made waves with a low cost unlimited storage offer is scrapping this option entirely — claiming it’s not being used enough to justify the high costs of dealing with a small group of what it dubs Terms of Service abusers. Read More (IT news)

cloud server on openwrt? (maybe not cloud)view story

http://www.overclock.net –  "I have a storage unit and sometimes I will work on my jeep or small engines (lawnmowers..." (Hardware)

[ubuntu] I don't understand this cloud serviceview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've looked all over the Ubuntu website and read everything I can but they just don't explain it clearly. What does this do and how would it help me? Maybe I'm not even their target user but here are some network based things I do, can it help me with these? 1. I develop software and I like to keep my laptop synchronized with my desktop so I can pick up my work from either machine. (Hardware)

AWS Expands Its European Footprint With Frankfurt Data Centerview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Amazon today announced that it has opened the second data center for its AWS cloud computing service in Europe. The new Frankfurt region follows in the footsteps of the company’s operations in Ireland, which launched back in 2007. (IT news)

IBM And Microsoft To Offer Greater Choice In The Hybrid Cloudview story

http://hardforum.com – IBM and Microsoft announced today that they are working together to provide their respective enterprise software on Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud. As adoption of hybrid cloud computing accelerates, this relationship will give clients, partners and developers more choice in the cloud, helping them drive new business opportunities, spur innovation and reduce costs. (Hardware)