Friday Five@5

"With Demandware, Salesforce will be well positioned to deliver the future of commerce as part of our Customer Success Platform and create yet another billion dollar cloud." Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO of Salesforce, said in the release. 

The Friday Five@5 is your weekly dose of the latest in digital news from around the world.

 

Salesforce is buying demandware for $2.8B

BostInno

Acquiring Demandware, a public e-commerce software company based in Burlington, Mass., will help Salesforce in its efforts to build out its platform, which will include an e-commerce division business to be named the Salesforce Commerce Cloud. Read more

 

The phones of 2017 will be all about VR

Mashable​

While today's flagship phones can provide a decent VR experience, they have shortcomings. Read more

 

NVIDIA's future lies in AI, cars and deep learning

Gizmodo​

You can’t have Computex without NVIDIA, and the annual tech conference wouldn’t be the same without a conference or two from the GPU giant. Read more

 

Why Google’s fair use victory over Oracle matters

The Guardian

Had Oracle won instead, a cascade of liability could have meant every Android phone owner in the world was breaching copyright law. Read more

 

Paperlike is an E Ink monitor for your PC

The Verge

We all like reading on a Kindle because of its E Ink screen. Chinese company Dasung wants to bring that same experience to computer monitors. Read more

 

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Laura Perrot

I'm a highly motivated and passionate student and I enjoy taking on new challenges. With an intensive international living experience, I am always interested in learning. I love photography, music, cinema, fashion and technology.