ViralHeat Scales Out to Handle the Data of Human Intent

Kristen Nicole | July 15th

Big data is a big buzz word, but holds little meaning if you don’t know what to do with it.  In today’s technology culture, we’re all about data, from the tweets we send to the...»

Microsoft’s Cloud Strategy will Involve Retail, Price Slashing

Maria Deutscher | July 15th

Microsoft is looking at a number of ways to maintain and grow its share of the personal cloud, one option being a second attempt to establish a retail front similar to that of Apple. The...»

OpenSource News: Hortonworks COO Rob Bearden Joins Gluster Board of Directors

John Furrier | July 14th

Gluster,  a startup that provides scale-out, open source storage solutions, announced that open source leader Rob Bearden has joined the company’s board of directors.  According to the Gluster's press release, Bearden joins to support Gluster’s...»

HP & Dell Still Lead Global PCs, Seek Mobile Crossovers

Jennefer Almirante | July 14th

Hewlett-Packard and Dell not surprisingly led worldwide PC shipments during the second quarter of 2011 according to preliminary research from Framingham-Mass.-based IDC. The IDC report noted that HP saw good growth...»

It’s All in the Box: HTML5 Apps Planned, New Executives on Board

Mellisa Tolentino | July 14th

As the demand for personal cloud services rises, companies are developing more ways to accommodate consumers.  Box (formerly known as, who has been pushing for its availability in Apple and Adroid-powered smartphones and...»

IBM SmartCloud Reaches Japan, Two New Data Centers in the Works

Mellisa Tolentino | July 14th

With the cloud era’s continued rise, the tech and industry behind it is already becoming big in Asia.  IBM answers the demand by opening two new data centers in Japan; the SmartCloud Enterprise, which...»

Gluster Adds Rob Bearden to the Board, Joins Linux Foundation

Robert Manto | July 14th

Gluster, one of the leading providers of open source storage for public, private and hybrid clouds, has teamed up with Linux Foundation with the goal of promoting and developing Linux.  Gluster's


Spotify in the U.S. Here’s How it Works

Mellisa Tolentino | July 14th

Spotify is finally landing in the U.S.!   But with all the available music-streaming services(i.e. iTunes, Pandora, Napster, Amazon Cloud Player, Google Music etc.), do we really need another one?  Of course!  You can’t...»

Windows 8 for Tablets: A Concept of the Unified Ecosystem

Maria Pila | July 14th

Microsoft never fails to gain the attention of the tech world every time they launch a new platform.  Now it's Windows 8.  Last month, we got a glimpse at what Microsoft has in store...»

Big Data Era: Opportunities and Challenges for Enterprises, Individuals and the Law

Saroj Kar | July 14th

New innovations and new technologies are accumulating more data than ever before. Enterprises are becoming more data centric, lending to different types of applications, tools, networks and infrastructures to manage the massive volume of data....»