IBM Social CrowdChat on #BigData #TEDatIBM

John Furrier | July 24th

IBM is having a CrowdChat on #TEDatIBM.  A crowdsourced conversation about Big Data. Here is the feed at ...»

The search for professional services collaboration “zen”

Guest Author | July 17th

Communication, collaboration and clarity are prerequisites for business success. However, achieving a state of collaboration “zen” – in which a company communicates effectively internally and externally – requires rethinking the way we work. Consider: We live and work...»

The cloud needs mentors, too | #EMCWorld

Rose Meadows | May 22nd

Earlier this month, theCUBE was at EMC World 2014 in Las Vegas, with two live broadcasts brought to you by SiliconANGLE. In this interview, Henrik Wagner, Americas Theatre Lead at SAP, EMC and Phil Loewen, Head of SAP...»

Social already embedded in fabric of many companies | #IBMimpact

Alan McStravick | April 29th

In an interesting segment on SiliconANGLE’s theCUBE, broadcasting live this week from IBM Impact event at Las Vegas’ The Venetian Resort and Casino, John Furrier and Paul Gillin welcomed Sandy Carter of...»

Twitter gets serious with Big Data, acquires data seller Gnip

Mellisa Tolentino | April 16th

Twitter has announced the acquisition of Gnip, one of the world’s largest and most trusted providers of social data.

In a statement, the microblogging site said it's plan was to make its data


Will you trust Facebook with YOUR money?

Mellisa Tolentino | April 15th

Would you trust someone who freely sells your most private information, such as your phone number, email address, place of work, friend's names and so on, to look after your money? If the answer


Twitter invades desktops with real-time notifications

Mellisa Tolentino | April 11th

Twitter has played a huge role in disseminating real-time information during major events like elections and in times of disasters. Journalists leverage the simplicity of the platform to deliver bite-size news or even


Facebook gets strict: Download Messenger or stop chatting!

Mellisa Tolentino | April 10th

In January, Facebook announced a 49 percent year-over-year increase in its number of mobile daily active users. Then, in its Q4 2013 earnings report, it said that its mobile daily active users had


Twitter rolls out new look for desktop

Mellisa Tolentino | April 9th

Reports surfaced in February that Twitter was quietly testing a new design for desktops, with a handful of people given early access to test the new interface.

The redesigned Twitter seemed to put


Twitter is developing multi-tenancy database to support 6,000 tweets per second

Saroj Kar | April 8th

As Twitter is now considered the global platform for public conversation, the company’s storage requirements have grown as well. In recent days, Twitter experiences something on order of 5,000 to 10,000 tweets a second (see the...»