Make Technologies Latest Acquisition on Dell’s Shopping List

Maria Deutscher | April 5th

Dell acquired a company called Make Technologies for an undisclosed amount – its fifth buy this year and the third for this week. This is compared with the eight deals Dell struck last year. Make offers...»

DevOps Dossier: Rally Software’s Virtual Kanban

Klint Finley | April 5th

Kanban boards are great, but what if you need to manage a remote team? Or retain records of your progress? That's where Kanban software comes in. Although there are many standalone application lifecycle management systemsare...»

5 Million Galaxy Notes Sold as Samsung Enters Mobile Ad Business

Mellisa Tolentino | April 5th

When the Samsung Galaxy Note launched, it was met with a lot of criticism because of its size, and of course, the S-Pen that comes with it.  Everyone knew how the late Steve Jobs...»

Another Executive Shakeup for Hewlett-Packard, Loses Labs Head & Senior Vice President Prith Banerjee

John Furrier | April 5th

Executive shakeups have become quite frequent at Hewlett-Packard, the latest to leave being Prith Banerjee, the senior vice president who led its research and development organization - HP Labs. Banerjee's last day is April 15, for...»

HTML5 Needs Frameworks to Transition Developers, Users into Mobile Future

Kristen Nicole | April 5th

HTML5 is said to be “the one” that would dominate all forms of computer language from desktops to mobile devices, toppling Flash along the way.  Back in November, Adobe pulled the plug on their Flash...»

Super PACs and Social Media: Another Ploy for 2012

Saroj Kar | April 5th

Traditionally, political communication is understood as the space in which the applicant sends a mass message to the public with the intent to persuade their decision to vote. Under this logic, voters had only opinion...»

Draw Something Hits 50M Downloads in 50 Days

Mellisa Tolentino | April 5th

Draw Something, the Pictionary-like app that invaded iOS and Android devices, has been downloaded 50 million times in just 50 days.

"We believe it's not only the fastest-growing original mobile game of all time – 50
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Got a Mac? You’re Probably Infected. Here’s What You Need

Mellisa Tolentino | April 5th

On Wednesday, Russian anti-virus vendor Doctor Web published an article stating that 550,000 Macs were infected with BackDoor.Flashback.39 -  a Trojan that targets an unpatched JavaScript codes (CVE-2011-3544, CVE-2008-5353 and CVE-2012-0507) vulnerabilities within...»

VMware’s Upcoming Earnings Report and How it’s Tied to EMC

Maria Deutscher | April 5th

VMware announced the date of its earnings call for the first quarter of 2012. There’s no forecast available publicly at the time of writing, but the company has seen a lot of growth in...»

3D, Geospatial Tags are the Way of the Future: Where Conference 2012

Mellisa Tolentino | April 5th

At the O’Reilly Where Conference: The Art and Business of Location, the venue where emerging tech meets anxious investors, Facebook project manager Josh Williams addressed app developers interested in exploiting location-based opportunities. Williams,  the former...»