Mobile gaming sessions down 10 percent year-over-year, but revenue climbs

The U.is leading the world in mobile gaming, accounting for 20 percent of all sessions played. That’s the word from a new industry report on the mobile gaming landscape, released this week from Flurry. That puts the U.ahead of markets including India, China, Brazil and Russia, it found. However, gaming sessions are dropping, even as the money to be made in games climbs, and the total time spent gaming remains largely unchanged.

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Mercyhurst University hosts cyber security training

June 21, 2017 – ERIE, Pa – Cyber security is a rapidly growing field in which anyone is vulnerable. A special training course brought a wide variety of people together… from folks in finance, to retail, and even government. . Data breaches, vulnerabilities on devices and applications, and cyber attacks happen nearly daily.

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Android O: The smart person’s guide

Android 8 is currently called Android This new iteration of the Android platform is already enjoying the third developer preview and is available for beta program phones. Android O has very interesting tricks up its sleeve that promise new levels of security, performance, and productivity. This smart person’s guide is a quick way to get up to speed on Android We’ll update this resource periodically when news and updates about Android O are released.

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Amazon and Microsoft just crushed Google and IBM in the latest Gartner cloud IaaS rankings

Amazon Web Services and Microsoft’s Azure topped the new Gartner Magic Quadrant — while Google and IBM did not make the coveted leaders’ corner.
With other analyst houses, including IDC and HIMSS Analytics, predicting that healthcare entities will increasingly turn to cloud services as…

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Box + Microsoft Teams: A Seamless Way to Work in the Cloud

The nature of team work is changing, and we are using more applications than ever before to help us get work done. We have a continual focus on building a central cloud content management platform where all of an organization’s most important business information can be secured, managed and…

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Announcing Microsoft Azure Government services in the Cloud Solution Provider program

We are excited to announce that Azure Government services are now available through the Cloud Solution Provider program (CSP). The CSP program enables partners to make Microsoft Cloud services part of their customer offerings, expanding U.S. government customer options in meeting their mission…

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Cloud Foundry woos developers with Google and Microsoft agreements

In today’s multi-cloud world, there is a premium on making an already highly complex infrastructure simpler. Developers want to move applications across clouds without having to write or adapt new code. That’s why recent news involving a Kubernetes — an open-source system for automating…

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