Programming Language Popularity Based On O’Reilly Book Sales

Klint Finley | April 27th

O'Reilly's Mike Hendrickson has published some interesting data about the company's programming book sales. I previously looked at Hacker News poll on readers' favorite languages and compared it to RedMonk's analysis of programming language use on...»

PC Gaming Rejoice: Valve Confirms Linux Version of Steam and the Source Engine

Kyt Dotson | April 27th

The bloggers over at the Linux blog Phoronix caught up with Valve’s CEO Gabe Newell to ask about his video game distribution service and their intent to port it to the open source Linux operating system. The rumors...»

This Week in Cloud: Remote Storage Regains Interest

Maria Deutscher | April 27th

The concept of offering users online hosting that they can use to hold their personal files and data is nothing new. In fact, it has been almost completely milked out in the past couple of...»

Cryptic Studios Hack Discovered…From December 2010

Kyt Dotson | April 27th

In a statement released just yesterday Cryptic Game Studios—developer of City of Heroes, Champions Online, Star Trek Online, and a few other online game titles—revealed that they discovered that their systems have been hacked…in December 2010. The...»

Microsoft’s Laptop Advantage Over Apple

Anton Wahlman | April 27th

Let's say you could buy an Apple MacBook Air -- but with twice the battery life, at half the price. Does that sound attractive? Duh! What is this -- a so-called "ultrabook" that Intel is pushing through its usual OEMs?...»

Citrix Boasts Q1 Sales Growth, NetScaler Success

Maria Deutscher | April 27th

Virtual desktop solutions maker Citrix reported impressive gains for the first quarter of 2012, crediting a great deal of it to the success the company’s NetScaler VDI delivery platform has seen in the same...»

BYOD Still Blocked for Official Work Tasks

Isha Suri | April 27th

A recent survey by Mimecast, a supplier of cloud-based email archiving, continuity and security for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365, has revealed that BYOD - Bring Your Own Device is becoming a hot topic...»

Living In The Avengers: Gadgets to Inspire Your Inner Superhero

Kristen Nicole | April 27th

The Avengers hits theaters May 4, culminating years of Marvel comics-inspired movies from Iron Man to Captain America, Thor and The Hulk.  Their forces will come together in the upcoming Avengers movie, making for one serious superhero battle...»

A First Step in Google’s New Android Strategy?

Anton Wahlman | April 27th

He's baaaaack! No, I'm not talking about a zombie in a scary movie or Mitt Romney's future press secretary, Newt Gingrich. I'm talking about Google selling unlocked Android phones directly again, bypassing the cellular carriers. Those of you with decent...»

The Best Schools for Your Silicon Valley Dream

Mellisa Tolentino | April 27th

Silicon Valley, the term coined by Ralph Vaerst, refers to the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area that houses many of the world’s largest silicon chip manufacturers and innovators.  Well, that was...»