VeloCloud launches virtualized WAN-as-a-service offering

Mike Wheatley | July 23rd

Fresh off a $21 million investor funding round, networking startup VeloCloud is officially open for business, unveiling general availability of its cloud-based wide area network. The company...»

Huboard Enterprise: Project management for Github repositories

Saroj Kar | July 22nd

GitHub today is the most popular online repository for projects related to the development of code and more. And if you are used to work on Github and use regular Kanban to manage your tasks and progress of...»

Smartly hydrated gardens, a smart door lever and more

Mellisa Tolentino | July 22nd

This week’s Smart Living roundup features a connected way to water plants, a new kind of smart door lock, and rumors of a smart home solution acquisition.

Hydros smartly hydrates gardens

 

If you have a lawn,

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Yahoo extends mobile footprint to app analytics with Flurry acquisition

Maria Deutscher | July 22nd

With smartphones and tablets now accounting for more than half of the traffic to its services and related advertising revenue up more than 100 percent from last year,  it’s only natural for Yahoo Inc. to want a bigger...»

Review: Surface Pro 2 skillfully bridges tablet-laptop gap

Bert Latamore | July 22nd

The Microsoft Surface Pro 2 is a tablet on steroids, the coolest, best designed laptop replacement to hit the office. Not for casual users, this machine says its owner...»

In odd coupling, OpenStack purist Mirantis join with Oracle against common enemy Red Hat

Maria Deutscher | July 22nd

Mirantis, Inc. took the mantra “the enemy of my enemy is my friend" to a new extreme last week after announcing a partnership with Oracle Corp. which is traditionally of the most staunchly proprietary...»

Teradata swoops on Hadapt & Revelytix: Eyes fixed on Hadoop

Mike Wheatley | July 22nd

Teradata has swooped to make a double acquisition in yet another sign of impending consolidation in the Big Data market. The company has snapped up the assets of two firms – Hadapt and Revelytix – according...»

AirBaltic becomes the first airline to accept Bitcoin

Mellisa Tolentino | July 22nd

It's a fact that you can now travel the world using Bitcoin. Expedia allows you to book hotel rooms; affordable plane tickets can be purchased

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Patent trolls, open source and building trust | #HPdiscover

Cheryl Knight | July 22nd

Launched in May 2014, Hewlett-Packard Helion is a part of the company's OpenStack offering. A free and open-source cloud platform, OpenStack is derived from a series of similar projects, including processing, storage, and networking applications. Lisa-Marie M. Namphy and...»

Cisco rolls out another developer program: “Same same” but different

Mike Wheatley | July 22nd

Cisco has taken another shot at attracting third-party coders into its embrace with the relaunch of a rebranded developer program. Keen followers will remember this isn't the first time Cisco has tried to encourage others to...»