A lamp that literally connects loved ones around the world

Mellisa Tolentino | March 3rd

This week’s Smart Living roundup features connected lamps to bring loved ones closer, a smart home solution for renters and the first home-car automation integration.  . Good Night Lamp Whether you're heading across country for college or a new job,...»

Network Wars: Aruba give HP needed credibility in wireless market

Mike Wheatley | March 3rd

Hewlett-Packard Co. yesterday confirmed rumors it wants to buy out Aruba Networks Inc., announcing it would acquire the company later this year in a deal worth almost $3 billion. The acquisition...»

Game community conflicts are “like inflammation in the body” | #GDC2015

Eric David | March 3rd

In the last two years, game developers have learned that public relations in the video game industry is about far more than customer service. With heated conflicts arising more and more between different groups of players,...»

Zuckerberg reassures telecoms that Facebook is a friend

Eric David | March 3rd

Facebook Inc has made major strides in helping developing countries connect to the web thanks to its Internet.org charity organization, but yesterday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook...»

Drones in the enterprise: How high can they go?

Mike Wheatley | March 3rd

Drones, also called unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are undergoing a dramatic transformation as they evolve from expensive toy to critical business tool. Fitted with sensors and miniature cameras, these unpiloted aircraft are being pressed into service in...»

Google confirms Android Pay, mobile payments war escalates

Collen Kriel | March 3rd

Last week rumors surfaced that Google Inc. will introduce Android Pay, a new payments API to power in-store and in-app payments for third-party Android apps. In an announcement made yesterday at Mobile World Congress,...»

PayPal acquires Paydiant, recommits to mobile payments war

Collen Kriel | March 3rd

  On Monday, PayPal announced that it had reached an agreement to acquire Paydiant Inc., a mobile payments company that provides technology that enables retailers to create their own branded mobile wallets. While PayPal has...»

Tech giants launch ACE to standardize mobile security in the enterprise

Maria Deutscher | March 3rd

A group of top enterprise vendors has launched a new industry  initiative at the Mobile World Congress this morning with the goal of establishing a common standard for how workers access company data from their smartphones and...»

Microsoft’s new ultra-thin foldable keyboard will fit in your pocket and work on any device with Bluetooth

James Farrell | March 3rd

It so often happens when you’re on the go that you want to type out a long message, or jot down an idea, or even wax poetical, but you can’t be bothered tapping it out on your...»

HP acquires Aruba Networks for $3 billion

Duncan Riley | March 3rd

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) has acquired wireless networking infrastructure technology outfit Aruba Networks Inc. According to reports the terms of the transaction will see HP buy Aruba for $24.67 per share in cash. The deal is worth $3 billion,...»