EMC Layout on Compromised RSA Amounted to $66 Million

Kristina Farrah | July 28th

EMC's earnings call Tuesday reveals that the company layout amounted to $66 million in the second quarter because of the cyber attack to its RSA Security Division. The cash was spent on transaction monitoring to regain the confidence...»

How Do-Not-Track is Like Inconceivable

jimharper | July 28th

Do-Not-Track is not inconceivable itself. It’s like the word “inconceivable” in the movie The Princess Bride. I do not think it means what people think it means—how it is meant to work and how it is...»

HP Head’s Push May be what the Company Needs, Though Investors Remain Doubtful

Maria Deutscher | July 28th

Hewlett-Packard chairman and venture capitalist Ray Lane sat down for an interview with Reuters, and discussed how chief executive Leo Apotheker’s push into the cloud may be just what’s needed to “return the former...»

Did LulzSec Trick Scotland Yard into Arresting the Wrong “Topiary”?

Kyt Dotson | July 28th

Yesterday, the London Metropolitan Police reported that they had nabbed the infamous hacker Topiary, famed spokesperson for the hacker group Lulz Security. However, today, rumors and allegations are floating up to the surface that a brilliant...»

Amazon Partners with NBCUniversal, Closing in on Netflix Streaming

Mellisa Tolentino | July 28th

After releasing their second quarter report, which was lower than expected but said to be due to their continued expansion, and subsequently announcing their CBS deal that puts them closer in competition with...»

Sprint’s Team Up with LightSquared Sends Shares Drooping as 4G Battle Ignites

Maria Pila | July 28th

Sprint Nextel Corp. reported a wider loss in the second quarter, but saw its lowest turnover rate ever in terms contract customers as the wireless carrier also confirmed a 15-year agreement with privately held LightSquared...»

IBM’s Latest Creation: a Services Innovation Lab

Mellisa Tolentino | July 28th

After celebrating 100 years, IBM still moves forward as they announced the creation of Services Innovation Lab.  The lab will consist of 200 hand-picked technology experts from different sectors of the company...»

Dell Takes on the Personal Cloud with Stage Media Hub Update

Robert Manto | July 28th

Dell announced the release of Stage software update this week, which further enhances the services initially offered. Dell’s Stage makes it easy for users to access music, videos and images among Dell devices. The Stage...»

Most Firms Use Hadoop for Big Data Management

Robert Manto | July 28th

With Yahoo’s formation of Hortonworks and Cloudera’s latest initiatives, Apache Hadoop has been widely used by enterprises for big data management these days. The Ventana Research survey has found many interesting trends...»

Can BBM 6 Save RIM? No, but it Makes Texting Way Easier for Multitaskers

Mellisa Tolentino | July 28th

We already know about RIM’s 2000 employee layoffs, and being the first FIPS certified mobile manufacturer.  It seems like the company is currently on a see-saw, it’s quite hard to determine whether they’ll be able to pull...»