Brocade Taps Former Juniper COO as Chief Executive

Maria Deutscher | January 14th

Brocade abruptly appointed Lloyd Carney to the position CEO today. He is replacing Michael Klayko, who served as the networking solutions maker’s chief executive since 2005. “After a thorough and robust search process, the Board believes that Mr. Carney...»

HP Creates Converged Cloud Unit for Agility, Support

Maria Deutscher | January 14th

Hewlett-Packard  upgraded the status of its converged cloud business to a full-fledged unit, according to AllThingsD.   The newly announced group will be headed by Saar Gallai, the current senior vice president and general manager of converged cloud. Gillai...»

The Two Types of Funded Startups that will Survive, or Crash in Our New Economy

Maria Deutscher | January 14th

We've survived the apocolypse and the fiscal cliff, but many still wonder what this new economy means for investments in the tech sector.  Venture capitalism is one of our founder's favorite topics, so if there's a camera and...»

Game Changer Valve Tests Its Theory of Fun at CES 2013

Cherr Aira | January 14th

As CES gets its mojo back for the 2013 event, Steam Box in attendance, heats up its engine to position itself as a console killer. Dubbed as the “PC for your living room”, tech analysts that Steam’s...»

Your Desk Phone May be Spying on You

Bert Latamore | January 14th

A year ago two Columbia University Intrusion detection Systems Lab PhD candidates, Ang Cui and Michael Costello, demonstrated a method of hijacking HP printers by sending the printer a print job with a...»

SecureEnvoy Teams Up with PasswordBank for Better Cloud Services

Isha Suri | January 14th

SecureEnvoy has joined hands with PasswordBank to allow users access multiple cloud services at the same time using their mobile phones. This collaboration will help users access cloud services such as Google Apps, Office365, and Salesforce.com at...»

Hounded to Death: Did Prosecutors Abuse Cybercrime Laws in Swartz Case?

Mike Wheatley | January 14th

It would have been impossible not to witness the outpouring of grief, anger and suspicion that consumed the internet since last weekend. The untimely death of Reddit co-founder, internet activist and all-round computer genius Aaron Swartz on...»

Breaking Analysis: Death of the Video Game Console? Don’t Believe the Hype

Molly Sassmann | January 14th

CNBC, along with NPD, reported Friday that the video game industry took a hit in 2012, saying that sales fell 26 percent while console sales declined by 20 percent. So is the death of the...»

Hal Abelson Appointed by MIT President to Investigate University’s Role in Prosecution of Aaron Swartz

Kyt Dotson | January 14th

Over the weekend the Internet lost one of its most amazing guiding lights: Aaron Swartz—an early developer of the ever-popular Reddit, did significant work with XML, and even co-authored the RSS 1.0 specification that blogs use to syndicate...»

A Look Back at HP’s Recent PC Strategy + Payoffs

Maria Deutscher | January 14th

At CES last week we got a chance to see exactly what's behind the buzz in mobile: every major manufacturer launched at least one smartphone, tablet, phablet or some other  mobile device with its own unique branding.  But...»