Databricks Cloud will provide Spark-based streaming analysis as a service
IPO, stock market and M&A activity point to confidence in tech sector
Adobe blows away expectations, Tibco banks on Big Data, and there's more good news for the smartphone market
Intel shares hit 10-year high as reports on PCs, plus good news on smartphones and Internet advertising, generate optimism
Competitive pressure fuels M&A, which then leads to enhanced risks at today's high valuations
Despite economic turbulence, tech leaders are confident that users will adopt cloud and mobile technology
TrueCar, Zendesk jump on IPOs as baseline trends continue
Economic uncertainty in China and Europe due to the Ukraine crisis are 'wild cards'
Fierce competition among social media and e-commerce companies, and the need to spend money, are making investors nervous
Facebook, Microsoft, Apple and Amazon weigh in with earnings
Net earnings remain flat, however, even as the company makes gains in wireless subscribers.
Nasdaq Computer index closes down for the week
The US government agency also gained information to place backdoors on networking equipment, according to leaked documents
Cloud and storage technology are expected to make gains this year
The quality of companies going to market is different than it was during the dot-com era, analysts say