Cloud/Mobile Strategy: Developing a Services Approach to IT Management – Part 2

Bert Latamore | October 25th

The growth of cloud and mobile computing and of cloud consumer services is changing user expectations about IT in multiple ways. Much has been written about how IT business consumers today expect internal IT to...»

“Freedom is My Most Prized Possession.” OpenBucks CEO Talks Money Democratization

Kristen Nicole | October 25th

We take a look at digital currency's potential in this week's Profile Snapshot, a series that invites thought leaders and executives to share some personal insight on industry trends. Marc Rochman, founder and CEO of...»

Coiner of the Term “Artificial Intelligence” John McCarthy Dies at Age 84

Klint Finley | October 25th

John McCarthy, a computer scientist and creator of the Lisp programming language, died Sunday at the age of 84, according to The Register. McCarthy was a pioneer in artificial intelligence and even coined the term. He created...»

IBM Raises $7 Billion for Share Buybacks, Leads in Big Data

Isha Suri | October 25th

IBM has recently added $7 billion in its share-buyback plan in order to boost per-share earnings and investor returns. The company will be using these funds for IBM's new stock repurchase program.  IBM already...»

Meg Whitman’s New Baby And HP’s Future

Mellisa Tolentino | October 25th

No, she’s not a Hollywood actress but she’s highly talked about in the tech industry.  For those of you not in the know, Meg Whitman is Hewlett-Packard’s new CEO, she replaced Leo Apotheker after...»

GitHub Open Sources a Chat Bot That Can Share with Other Robots

Alex Williams | October 25th

GitHub is open-sourcing Hubot, a chat bot it developed internally to deploy the site, automate a lot of tasks and be a source of fun for the company. Hubot grew and eventually became a...»

ScaleXtreme Adds CloudStack Support, Thinks Mobile

Kristen Nicole | October 25th

Cloud-based systems management provider ScaleXtreme has launched support for Citrix CloudStack, expanding its core offering to include yet another stack service.  CloudStack is an open source platform, the result of Citrix’s acquisition of...»

Brits Hoard over $3.7BN in Digital Assets, Most Don’t Know of the Cloud

Isha Suri | October 25th

A recent study by Rackspace- Generation Cloud reveals that the use of Cloud for the storage of digital assets and possessions is increasing more than ever.  This study was conducted by Rackspace in association...»

Hackers Absconded with Mitsubishi Heavy Warplane, Nuke Plant Data

Kyt Dotson | October 25th

A leading daily newspaper in Japan is running an article right now that it’s been discovered that hackers stole plans for nuclear power plant design and safety plans, as well as fighter jet plans, from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries...»

So What Devices Get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich?

Mellisa Tolentino | October 25th

Fandroids are excited about the Android 4.0 (a.k.a. Ice Cream Sandwich) as it boasts more than a few awesome features.  But the burning question is: When will the new OS be available and when will...»