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Oracle to partner with Bytedance, parent of TikTok

The continued drama over TikTok has seen first Microsoft, then Twitter, then Oracle, then Walmart and Microsoft, then Triller all vying for one of the world’s most popular social apps. With the 45-day deadline closing, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Bytedance has selected a suitor.

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Zoom drops Giphy integration

Over the last few months Zoom has grown from an also ran to one of the fastest growing video conferencing services that do not come from one of the 5 Big Tech companies. Related Reading: Zoom Zoom is battling the Trillion Dollar Goliaths who are coming after them hard, Microsoft, Google, Apple and Facebook all […]

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Zoom passed on Microsoft, Amazon, IBM and Google to chose someone else for cloud infrastructure

Over the last few months has grown from an also ran to one of the fastest growing video conferencing services that do not come from one of the Trillion Dollar Goliaths. Zoom has now surpassed 300 million daily Zoom meeting participants. That is a huge jump in less than a months time when they reported […]

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Oracle takes Google to the Next Level

Oracle has been fighting a long drawn out 10 year fight against Google over its use of Java in Android. Oracle’s accusation is that Google “committed an egregious act of plagiarism” by building support for Java into Android without officially licensing the language. The two points in question are, can you copyright the building blocks […]