Mobile Readiness to Maintain Business Flow

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
As a result of ever-increasing requests for more mobile-friendly websites and web-based applications, SiberName (a bilingual Canadian Registrar ... ...read more
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Amelia Willson

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
She writes about online marketing best practices and web hosting trends. She lives in Austin, Texas, where you can find her working at HostGator ... ...read more
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By going private, Rackspace looks to fuel its cloud evolution

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Rackspace, a company that was an early player in the cloud market, is being forced to evolve or continue to be left behind. The cloud and web-hosting ... ...read more
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In Going Private, Rackspace Will Do Things Not Possible as Public Company, CTO Says

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
According to Rackspace CTO John Engates, Apollo sees a huge opportunity in the investments Rackspace has already made in cloud services. ...read more
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In Going Private, Rackspace Will Do Things Not Possible as Public Company, CTO Says

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
“They think if we continue down this path in private cloud, managed cloud for Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft Azure, and some of the work we've ... ...read more
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$4.3 Billion Deal has been Reached by Rackspace

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Rackspace has reached a deal to go private after many weeks of speculation with a private equity firm. The deal is for a projected $4.3 million and is expected to close in Q4 2016. Since the deal was announces, shares for Rackspace are up 4%. Shareholders will be paid $32 per share, in cash, which is a 38% premium compared to the closing price on August 3rd, 2016. This news comes on the heels of Rackspace letting the Cloud Sites unit go and movin
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Google Plans to Penalized Mobile Sites with Pop-ups

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Mobile Sites using “intrusive” pop-up notifications will soon be penalized by Google. This news came from the Product Manager and was announced on the Webmaster Central Blog from Google. According to the blog, the changes are expected to be made by January. The goal of Google is to improve the user experience. This will be done by providing mobile search results without sites including pop-ups that cover the entire page of content or are cons
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Web-hosting vendor Rackspace sells for $4.3 billion

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Rackspace Hosting Inc., the leading web hosting vendor to retailers in the Internet Retailer 2016 Top 1000, is getting a new owner. Apollo Global ... ...read more
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Trump Campaign App Collects Contact Lists

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
The Donald Trump for President campaign released an app last week. The app “America First” has some privacy experts concerned. The smartphone app may not be prioritizing users' privacy. While the data collection methods are not illegal, experts warn that users may be handing over personal data or their contacts. These may not seem harmful, but in the event of a data breach or other malicious hack, it could expose their information. here. .
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NGINX Gains Market Share in August's Netcraft Web Server Survey

August 26, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Netcraft's August 2016 Web Server Survey, released this week, shows significant losses in market share for Apache, while NGINX boosted its market share nearly across the board. ...read more
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