Microsoft Xbox 360 “Madrid” Beta Dashboard Update Rolls Out

Kyt Dotson | November 11th

Thursday, Microsoft announced that it will begin to push out a beta preview of it’s new Xbox 360 code-name “Madrid” dashboard. The beta preview will give a select-few beta testers access to the new dashboard so that they can...»

Siri Gets a Face; Jon Briggs, the Voice of Siri Breaks the Silence

Saroj Kar | November 11th

The man behind the male voice on the iPhone 4S Siri system in Britain has revealed himself. The man happens to be Jon Briggs, a former technology specialist. After the launch of the iPhone 4S, Jon Briggs noticed...»

Veterans Day Gets Techie: Job Opportunities, e-Book Donations

Mellisa Tolentino | November 11th

So what do you really think about this: 11-11-11?  If you’re into numerology or Feng shui, this date could signify a lucky day.  If you’re one of those people who are waiting for the end...»

Pageonce CEO on the Wallet of the Future: “Transaction is the Next Step”

Kristen Nicole | November 11th

The role of the mobile app has become a very personal matter, aiding us in everyday tasks on a whole new level. Pageonce has seen the evolution of the mobile app as a personal

Steam’s User Database Compromised, Possible Credit-Card Information Theft

Kyt Dotson | November 11th

Earlier this week it came to our attention that Valve’s video game digital download service, Steam, had suffered an intrusion on its user forums—it has now come to our attention, via a message sent from Valve...»

From Acquisitions to Trashed Products, Is Google Too Diverse?

Mellisa Tolentino | November 11th

Google has been stacking up their cards with acquisitions.  In the past few months, they bought Fridge, the social network startup, PittPatt, the facial recognition technology, The DealMap, a daily deals service, and just ...»

Pano Logic Update Adds More VDI Flexibility

Maria Deutscher | November 11th

User virtualization vendor Pano Logic launched Pano System 5 into general availability, the latest version of its offering which is essentially pre-configured VDI solution that includes both hardware and software. This latest product features a...»

iPhone 4S Batterygate Fix Now Available; Yellowgate Still Unfixed

Mellisa Tolentino | November 11th

Eager Apple fans who purchased the iPhone 4S when it launched suffered either Yellowgate and/or Batterygate, while those who opted to just upgrade their compatible iPhone to the new iOS 5 suffered from Batterygate....»

Hadoop is Ready for Enterprise Says Creator Doug Cutting and Former Bank of America Data Scientist Abhi Mehta

Klint Finley | November 10th

Abhi Mehta was a managing director for Bank of America. Now he's running his own big data startup Tresata, which he announced on theCube last February. Mehta returned to theCube at HadoopWorld 2011, where he...»

How SXSW is Branching Out for Startups

Kristen Nicole | November 10th

The upcoming 2012 SXSW Interactive Festival is, perhaps, one of the most exciting yearly events for the tech sector, attracting startups, entrepreneurs, investors and cutting-edge digital taste makers. And every year I return to SXSW, I'm