Apple Pay 101: Setup, security and where it works

Mellisa Tolentino | October 20th

Apple Inc. has officially launched Apple Pay this week, a payments systems integrated with its Passbook app to centralize and simplify retail and online purchases. When Apple introduced Apple Pay alongside the new iPhones...»

Investor insight on Asian IoT trends that will gain adoption in the U.S.

Kristen Nicole | October 20th

Look to the East for technology trendsetters. Asian countries are not only ahead of the West in terms of time zones, but in tech adoption as well. Countries like Japan standardized their cell phone economies...»

What you missed in the Smart World: Siri for homes and more

Mellisa Tolentino | October 20th

This week’s Smart World Series highlights the latest innovations in health monitoring, a new way for you to talk to your smart home, Asia's influence in global smart city adoption trends, and new developer tools for analyzing and streamlining Internet of Things apps. For...»

What you want: Top 10 requests for Windows 10

James Farrell | October 20th

Prior to Microsoft.Corp’s release of Windows 10, the company has opened its ears to users by allowing the public to give feedback on what new features they would like to see. Soliciting consumer expectations...»

What you missed in Cloud: Microsoft expands open source reach

Maria Deutscher | October 20th

Mirroring the trend in the data analytics space, open source is emerging as a key driver of innovation in the cloud, where the big vendors are wasting no time jumping on the bandwagon. Microsoft Corp. is leading...»

Jail time proposed for Internet trolls with Chloe’s Law

Eric David | October 20th

Harassing tweets and Facebook comments might seem like a fact of life on the Internet, but they could soon carry a two-year prison sentence in the United Kingdom. U.K. Justice Secretary Chris Grayling told The Daily Mail  on Sunday that...»

Microsoft smartwatch bets on 2-day battery life as speculation, rivals circle

James Farrell | October 20th

Microsoft Corp. is gearing up to launch its smartwatch in a matter of weeks, according to a recent Forbes report. Not only will the device connect to your smartphone – Microsoft’s own Windows phones,...»

Hadoop maturity drives demand for data integration software, says Informatica VP

Maria Deutscher | October 20th

Data integration software has become the single most widely used category of solutions in new analytics projects, according to recently published Wikibon research, a trend that Informatica Corp.'s Todd Goldman sees as a natural part of the...»

What you missed in Big Data: Hadoop love fest in the Big Apple

Maria Deutscher | October 20th

The characteristically active analytics ecosystem went into overdrive for last week's landmark Strata Conference + Hadoop World 2014 summit in New York to produce some of the most significant product updates in recent memory. Cloudera set the tone for the...»

Apple SIM could free you from your mobile service provider

Collen Kriel | October 20th

It may not have made a huge impact at Apple Inc’s launch on Thursday October 16; however, the Apple SIM is making a huge impact now. Apple SIM will provide consumers of...»