Regulators in California, New York speak out against Coinbase ‘licensed exchange’ claims

Kyt Dotson | January 29th

[caption id="attachment_216532" align="alignright" width="300"] New York State Department of Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky speaks during the Reuters Financial Regulation Summit in New York on April 29.[/caption] This Monday, Coinbase Inc. launched what it dubbed the first...»

Facebook takes on Twitter with real-time Super Bowl ads

Eric David | January 29th

Facebook Inc. has taken notice of the spike in social media buzz that occurs during big events like the Super Bowl, and this year the social network is taking the initiative by creating a live feed page dedicated to real-time...»

SimpliVity wants to unwind IT’s feedback loop of complexity | #VTUG

Maria Deutscher | January 29th

Approaching infrastructure in terms of its building blocks raises several major challenges for practitioners, not the least of which is accommodating change. Managing the individual pieces is already difficult enough as it is, but when it comes...»

Steam Workshop users earned over $57 million – More games added

Eric David | January 29th

Steam Workshop content creators have earned over $57 million since Valve corporation launched the user-generated marketplace in 2011, and now Valve is expanding the Workshop to two non-Valve games for the first time ever. Steam Workshop began in 2011...»

Huddle appoints Morten Brøgger as CEO

Kristen Nicole | January 29th

A new year and a new CEO for Enterprise cloud collaboration service company Huddle. The company has appointed Morten Brøgger as its new Chief Executive Office (CEO) just weeks after the closure of the company’s $51 million...»

SoftLayer founder Lance Crosby leaves IBM

Bert Latamore | January 29th

Lance Crosby (right), founder and CEO of SoftLayer, who came to IBM when Big Blue acquired the company in 2013 and made it the center of IBM’s business cloud architecture, will leave IBM as early as Friday. The announcement...»

Amazon launches WorkMail to reach deeper into the office

Maria Deutscher | January 29th

Amazon is continuing to expand its cloud empire into more parts of the enterprise with a new email service geared specifically toward knowledge workers. The launch matches its two biggest rivals on an important office productivity front as...»

Office for Android officially released as Microsoft hopes for equal success with iOS

James Farrell | January 29th

Microsoft Office for Android tablets is now out of preview, bringing Microsoft’s vision of ‘Office everywhere’ a little closer to fruition. As of today Word, Excel and PowerPoint will be available for downloads...»

Mashable raises $17 million Series B, Business Insider raises $25 million

Duncan Riley | January 29th

Online media companies Mashable Inc. and Business Insider Inc. were both in the money Wednesday with announced new funding rounds of $17 million and $25 million respectively. Mashable's Series B round was led by Time Warner Investments and included...»

Samsung posts declining mobile earnings as Apple sets new records

Collen Kriel | January 29th

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. appears to be losing its grip on the top spot of smartphone manufacturers. The company today reported a steep decline in quarterly mobile earnings, just one day after competitor ...»