Tobii Receives Over $20M from Intel Capital, Sees Potential in Mobile, NFC

Maria Deutscher | March 20th

Simplification is big in the data center, as well as in the consumer devices market. Innovations such as near-field communications are being perfected to stretch some of the boundaries currently limiting the end points in...»

The Paradoxes of Twitter: Xbox Support Hits 1 Million Tweets

Saroj Kar | March 20th

According to the twopcharts.com website, Twitter has reached one milestone of more than 500 million users since Feb. 22. And now the social network’s most responsive brand, that of Xbox support, has exceeded a...»

Google Analytics Gets Social Integration

Mellisa Tolentino | March 20th

According to Wikipedia,  analytics is the application of computer technology, operational research, and statistics to solve problems in business and industry.  Simply put, it helps businesses figure out what they could do to improve...»

EMC Draws Back the Curtain on Chorus Social Analytics Platform

Jeffrey Kelly | March 20th

Big Data isn’t just about 1s and 0s. More than most IT functions, Big Data and Data Science in particular are collaborative disciplines. Therefore, as I wrote in my 2012 Big Data predictions post, Big Data analytics...»

Where In The World Is The Pirate Bay?

Mellisa Tolentino | March 20th

With the Megaupload take down, The Pirate Bay drastically changed their web site to circumvent censorship attempts from all arms of the law.  Many want TPB to be shutdown, especially Hollywood, which claims they...»

Amazon Ecosystem Benefits from Kiva Buy, Localization Trends

Mellisa Tolentino | March 20th

Amazon, the multinational electronic commerce company, announced that they are acquiring Kiva Systems, maker of robots that service warehouses, for $775 million in cash.  Amazon is a customer of Kiva and the acquisition...»

How an Established Company Can Start Doing DevOps

Klint Finley | March 20th

Many of the companies most associated with taking a DevOps approach, like Google, Facebook and Etsy, are relatively new technology driven companies that started doing DevOps from day one. But what about established companies? Can a large...»

Verizon Fined for Electrocuted Technician, Google Questioned for Cookies

Mellisa Tolentino | March 20th

Today’s mobile roundup features Samsung and Verizon's latest fines, while Google faces questions for its cookies. Samsung fined for obstructing justice Samsung  was fined a massive 400 million won (US$356,000) for obstructing an inquiry from South...»

Mobile Developers Prefer Google Over Facebook [Report]

Kristina Farrah | March 20th

Appcelerator and the International Data Corporation (IDC) released the results of a joint survey they conducted on Appcelerator developers worldwide. The survey centered on developers’ plans around HTML5, their interest around social features,

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