Do Video Games Groom Killers? Technology Beleaguered As Norway Mourns

Cherr Aira | August 1st

Whether pitching video games as accessory-to-the-crime or joining racism's heed, one thing is certain: technology and real-life are inseparable. Sometimes, one world crosses over into the other. Sometimes, things just linger in the fantasy realm....»

You Say You Want a (Big Data) Revolution?

Jeffrey Kelly | August 1st

Perhaps calling it a revolution is a bit hyperbolic, but Revolution Analytics is definitely making waves in the predictive analytics and data mining market. The Palo Alto, Calif.-based start-up provides commercial add-ons...»

Foxconn Chooses Robots Over Humans, Replacing Thousands of Workers

Mellisa Tolentino | August 1st

If you’re one of those people terrified at the thought of robots doing human work (as this somehow signals the start of their reign--remember I, Robot?), this news just might be the start of...»

Social Media is not Corporate Media

Tom Foremski | August 1st

There's a gold rush going on as legions of self-proclaimed experts are working with corporations to help them monetize the potential riches in exploiting social media. I look at the links and articles that social media "experts" are...»

Google Loves HTML5 with Tablet Search Overhaul

Kristina Farrah | August 1st

Google overhauled the design and features of its browser-based web apps, as you might have already noticed if you’re using an Android smartphone in particular. These changes are happening alongside the Google+ roll-out, which has...»

Arrested Teenage Activist Believed to be ‘Topiary’ Out on Bail

Mellisa Tolentino | August 1st

Late last week, news broke that Lulzsec’s famed spokesperson ‘Topiary’ was arrested by the Metropolitan Police, but there have been speculations that the wrong guy was nabbed and it was all part of the

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Microsoft Bing Needs More Mobile, Social Leverage

Mellisa Tolentino | August 1st

Microsoft’s latest earning’s report stated that the company had an operating income of $3.6 billion in the Office division, $2.9 in Windows, $1.8 billion in Server and Tools and 32 million in profit in...»

DOJ Investigation, Patent Buys Could Turn the Tables for Google

Mellisa Tolentino | August 1st

It isn’t a secret that Google lost to Rockstar Bidco over the 6,000 Nortel patents that would’ve been the key to solve the companies infringement cases filed against them by various rival companies.  So...»

Healthcare Spending for Cloud Services Making a Big Jump

Robert Manto | August 1st

Even though there has been wide adoption of the cloud by most industries, the healthcare industry continues to be slow in adopting cloud computing. This slow pace in embracing the cloud is mainly due to...»

Adobe Edge is Another Nail in Flash’s Coffin

Mellisa Tolentino | August 1st

Tired of using Flash Professional when creating web designs or web animations?  Do you want something fresh that works well with HTML5?   Adobe had you in mind when it launched the preview release of their...»