Is Akamai Ready for Apple’s Cloud? Falters with Mac OS X Lion on Day One

Robert Manto | July 21st

After Apple’s release of the much anticipated Mac OS X Lion yesterday, eager users are now flocking to the Mac App Store to download the software, which is currently available by download only. However,...»

Apple Released Mac Mini and OSX Lion

Mellisa Tolentino | July 20th

After yesterday’s earnings call and a stellar third quarter resulting with an 82% increase in revenue, Apple released its Mac Mini and OSX Lion today, July 20.  So what’s new with their products?  Did...»

Big Data at the Crossroad of Challenge and Opportunity

Cherr Aira | July 20th

The term “big data” is still prevalent, and growing in influence. Some link it to performance, others say it deals with flexibility and content. While both of these may be true, all roads lead...»

StackMob, Joyent Expand Cloud Services for Mobile Developers

Jennefer Almirante | July 19th

StackMob, provider of a turnkey backend development and deployment platform for mobile applications, announced a partnership with Joyent, the global provider of cloud computing software and services.   The...»

Google+ Anxious for Celebrity Validation

Jennefer Almirante | July 19th

Google+ is still new in the market, but the company's not wasting time in making new plans to serve the public.  According to CNN...»

Intel Steps Into Cisco Territory with Latest Buy

Jennefer Almirante | July 19th

Intel has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Fulcrum Microsystems Inc., a privately held fabless semiconductor company that designs Ethernet switch silicon for data center network providers.

“Intel is transforming from a leading server technology
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Netflix Bets the Medium is the Message

richardbennett | July 19th

An awful lot of pixels have been burned on the dramatic price increase that Netflix announced last week. The popular phrasing described a “social media firestorm” of complaints from angry customers who
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Microsoft Azure Offers Apache Hadoop Alternative, Appeals to SMBs

Jennefer Almirante | July 19th

Microsoft Research announced the availability of a free technology preview of Project Daytona MapReduce Runtime for Windows Azure. Using a set of tools for working...»

Scribd Releases Mobile App Reader as Digital Publishing Expands

Val Galin | July 19th

Just seven months after its Series C round bringing another $13 million in funding, online document sharing company Scribd launched a new mobile application called Float. The new iPhone and web application compiles all...»

Google+ Now Available in iTunes App Store

Mellisa Tolentino | July 19th

As for a twisted turn of events, though Google and Apple are still battling infringement cases in courts, the Google+ app is now available on iTunes after weeks of trudging through Apple's approval process. ...»