US Jobs Picture Beginning to Look Bright

Manufacturing Moving from China to US: Survey – Large manufacturers are increasingly moving production back to the United States from China, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group released last week. In the third annual survey of US-based senior executives at manufacturing companies with annual sales of at least $1 billion, the […]

Epicor Software Has Agreed to Acquire Privately Held QuantiSense

A provider of cloud and on-premises packaged analytic solutions for the retail industry. The acquisition of QuantiSense is expected to close by October 31, 2014, will extend Epicor’s position as a leading provider of extended omni-channel solutions for midsize and large retail chains. Each year, over $450 billion in transactions flow through Epicor Retail systems implemented […]


Apple Pay launched recently in the U.S., giving buyers a new technology to make in- store and online payments possible with NFC-ready iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones by simply using Touch ID. Apple Pay’s online payment capability from within apps will be expanded to the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 […]

Oracle Announces Oracle Data Cloud

Oracle Data Cloud is designed to help business users drive smarter, more informed decisions across the enterprise; Oracle has announced Oracle Data Cloud and two new DaaS offerings, Oracle DaaS for Marketing and Oracle DaaS for Social. Oracle Data Cloud is a DaaS platform that includes Oracle's leading data products and the newly acquired BlueKai […]

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Nears Release

Apple may release a public beta for OS X Yosemite as early as next week, according to an online report. Citing "sources briefed on the plans," 9to5Mac asserted that Apple plans to ship the public beta of Yosemite -- prosaically named OS X 10.10 -- later this month. At the company's annual developers conference last […]