‘Tis The Season To Be Scammed! What to Look Out for During the Holidays

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

Holiday shopping will kick off this week with Black Friday after Thanksgiving and will continue until Cyber Monday.  After that, you can expect more great deals as Christmas nears and until the early weeks of January.  Though...»

5 Ways Not To Screw Up Your API Strategy

Guest Author | November 21st

The term API (Application Programming Interface) has become one of those terms being used at all levels of business from the boardroom to developer teams.  Many companies are now hiring for API strategy roles while others are leveraging...»

Microsoft Turns Sci-Fi Into (Augmented) Reality

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

Microsoft’s Research team in Cambridge recently lifted the veil on their $30 billion research and development lab.  And what they had to show got us thinking that the future is getting closer to the fantastic world of Sci-Fi. They’ve...»

Big Data Review: A Fresh Round of Product Updates, Investments

Maria Deutscher | November 21st

The biggest highlights in big data these past seven days included a couple of major announcements from SAP and Jaspersoft, as well as a big milestone for the NoSQL community and even bigger funding round for Continuuity. In addition...»

NTSB Drops BlackBerry Devices for iPhone 5

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

In today’s mobile news roundup: NTSB drops BlackBerry for iPhone 5; First phase of Microsoft-Motorola case draws to a close; new version of Skype available for Android; and Samsung prepping for 8-core processor for next year. NTSB drops BlackBerry...»

The Black Roots of Black Friday: A History of Chaos & Craftiness

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

Black Friday is just a few days away, and I’m sure a lot of you are already prepping to camp outside retail stores just to be one of the first in line for massive holiday savings.  But before...»

As Mike Lynch of Autonomy Fires Back Against Allegations; We See a Different History

Kyt Dotson | November 20th

Today, Autonomy was called out publicly by HP and CEO Meg Whitman for what appears to be obvious fraud when the company had its books crash down around its ears. In a segment on CNBC, Whitman went...»

Breaking Analysis: A Timeline of the Autonomy Acquisition

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | November 20th

[caption id="attachment_126722" align="aligncenter" width="502"] Please click image for video.[/caption] CNBC has been doing a pretty decent job getting first hand perspectives from the players involved with the big news out of HP today, with regard to the alleged...»

Guilty Verdict for iPad -AT&T “Hacker” Weev

John Casaretto | November 20th

Andrew Auernheimer, also known as “Weev” was found guilty today in a federal case being tried in a in New Jersey federal court where the personal data of more than 114,000 iPad owners was harvested. ...»

Breaking Analysis: Big Data Hits the Bigtime?

Molly Sassmann | November 20th

Europe is trying to address privacy issues with a proposal that's been termed the "right to be forgotten." Currently, users' internet actions, whether they be Facebook updates or online purchases, are collected by various parties....»