Cloud Wars: Cisco Strikes Back

Val Galin | December 6th

Over the years Cisco has been known as the giant in the networking space and most recently in the videoconferencing market, which the company celebrated its 5th anniversary in October. They were once the...»

New Media Minute: Online Video Ad Views Skyrocket in Q3

Daisy Whitney | December 6th

Online video advertising is finally catching up to consumer viewing habits. The growth rate of video ad views in the third quarter outpaced the growth rate for video views for the first time, according to new data from...»

Digital Reasoning Scores Series-B Funding, Looks to Expand Reach

Jeffrey Kelly | December 6th

Digital Reasoning announced today that it has raised a Series-B round of funding led by In-Q-Tel, Silver Lake Sumero and other individual investors. The company didn’t disclose how much it raised, but GigaOM’s Barb Darrow uncovered...»

Zayo Borrows $315M to Finance Latest Buy

Maria Deutscher | December 6th

Zayo Group, a provider of fiber bandwidth and networking services, announced it has raised $315 million in a five-year term loan. This means the money can’t be borrowed again after it has been repaid...»

Flipboard Relaunches in China, Anxious for International Growth

Mellisa Tolentino | December 6th

Back in May, Flipboard, a social magazine application for iPads, was banned in China but the tables have since turned.  Today, a blog post on Flipboard's site stated that the app is once again available in the...»

RIP Patricia Dunn, Another Irreparable Loss to Silicon Valley

Isha Suri | December 6th

Last week brought news of another loss to Silicon Valley, as it says goodbye to a highly influential lady.  The saddening news is that we have lost Patricia Dunn, the former Hewlett-Packard Co. chairwoman,...»

Forrester: Enterprise Social Software Market Sizing

Jeff Nolan | December 6th

Forrester recently released a report that, among other things, forecast the size of the enterprise social software market to grow to $6.4b in 2016. Here is a link to the original publication, however a summary of...»

The XXX Domains Have Been Unleashed

Mellisa Tolentino | December 6th

After months of much anticipation (or should I say dread?), .xxx domains are now generally available for the general public to acquire.  The ICM Registry officially offers their service to the public today. The new...»

The Strange History of SMS as Text Messaging Turns 19

Kyt Dotson | December 6th

As communication protocols go, SMS (or Short Message Service) hails from a Nordic birthplace, the same land that brought us Nokia, the once (and hopefully future) king of mobile. The protocol has a deep past from its...»

Real-Time Analytics On The Go With Woopra iPad App

Cherr Aira | December 6th

To say that mobility is booming is an understatement. Cyber Monday's record-breaking revenue was borne of the generation of mobile ads and apps.  So how does one enjoy the abundance of such fertile soil?...»