Partnership Merges Unified Information Access with Self-Service Business Intelligence

Jeffrey Kelly | April 2nd

Business intelligence users know they can’t afford to ignore unstructured data and content, but actually merging documents, emails, and social media updates into BI platforms for analysis is a monster of an integration challenge for IT departments. A...»

Pinterest’s Opportunity in Spammers? An API

Kristen Nicole | April 2nd

[caption id="attachment_98471" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Image by digitaltrends"][/caption] Pinterest,  the online pinboard that lets users organize and share photos of the things they love, is making a lot of noise as a rising star in socially-driven startups....»

Dell Unveils VDI Product Lineup

Maria Deutscher | April 2nd

Hardware giant Dell revealed three new desktop virtualization offerings today, each designed for different clients. The products are appliances consisting of Dell servers and OEM’s software and VDI components from partners. The first solution...»

The Pentagon Banks on Big Data for Cybersecurity

Mellisa Tolentino | March 30th

The United States Department of Defense, loosely referred to as “the Pentagon” because of their headquarters designed like a pentagon, is primarily in charge of national security.  We often think of them as uniformed men and women ready...»

Yahoo! Will Support Do Not Track for All Its Projects

Saroj Kar | March 30th

Yahoo said it will deploy the support of Do Not Track on all their web projects by early summer of this year to meet a growing concern with respect to user data privacy. The company said...»

HP webOS Executive Shakeup Reflects a Challenging Mobile Market

Maria Deutscher | March 30th

Hewlett-Packard acquired Palm in hopes of developing a successful mobile portfolio, but that didn’t go as well as expected. There were several reasons for the failure, most importantly bad timing: HP started offering up webOS-powered...»

Video: Kanban and DevOps Roundtable

Klint Finley | March 30th

I mentioned the Kanban for workshop last week. If you couldn't make it, check out this video debriefing on Kanban. It's not a replacement for the workshop, but it gives some insight into Kanban and why...»

The Millennial Media Timeline: A Mobile Road to Success

Mellisa Tolentino | March 30th

On March 28 Millennial Media,  the cross-platform mobile advertising company, announced the pricing of their initial public offering of 10.2 million shares of common stock at a price to the public of...»

The Guardian’s Google Revenue Fantasy – And the Future of Newsrooms

Tom Foremski | March 30th

The UK newspaper The Guardian, claims that Google's Android operating system is far less valuable than Google's revenues from Apple devices. Google's Android has generated just $550m since 2008, figures suggest | Technology | The Guardian

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Big Money Data: Making a Clear Picture of the Global Financial Crisis

Kristina Farrah | March 30th

Our big data series this week gives us a better understanding of the different financial crises that have been crippling countries and economies all over the world. Monetary crunch comes in many forms