3 Reasons Why a VMware/Rackspace Acquisition Would be Bad for Customers

Klint Finley | April 5th

Rumors have surfaced again that someone is trying to buy Rackspace. This time, according to The VAR Guy, rumors have been floating around that VMware is considering purchasing Rackspace to neutralize the perceived threat that the...»

The Future’s So Bright I Gotta Wear Google Glasses: 5 Possible Innovations

Kyt Dotson | April 5th

By now, almost everyone watching Google—and the Internet—will be aware of the first prototype for the search giant’s sci-fi project X augmented reality glasses. They’ve changed somewhat from our first expectations (a bit less covering and...»

HelloWallet for iPhone v2 Arrives, Boosts Mobile Payments

Isha Suri | April 5th

HelloWallet, an independent, online financial guidance service for employees has pushed through a major update to HelloWallet for iPhone v2, an iPhone application for mobile payment transactions. With this new app version, HelloWallet is...»

The New School of Storage: Scality Rides the Unstructured Data Wave

Alex Williams | April 5th

The new school of storage is like any new artistic genre or intellectual movement. It grows out of organic disruption. It's the offshoot of chaos, having its own impact on our culture and way of...»

Make Technologies Latest Acquisition on Dell’s Shopping List

Maria Deutscher | April 5th

Dell acquired a company called Make Technologies for an undisclosed amount – its fifth buy this year and the third for this week. This is compared with the eight deals Dell struck last year. Make offers...»

DevOps Dossier: Rally Software’s Virtual Kanban

Klint Finley | April 5th

Kanban boards are great, but what if you need to manage a remote team? Or retain records of your progress? That's where Kanban software comes in. Although there are many standalone application lifecycle management systemsare...»

5 Million Galaxy Notes Sold as Samsung Enters Mobile Ad Business

Mellisa Tolentino | April 5th

When the Samsung Galaxy Note launched, it was met with a lot of criticism because of its size, and of course, the S-Pen that comes with it.  Everyone knew how the late Steve Jobs...»

Another Executive Shakeup for Hewlett-Packard, Loses Labs Head & Senior Vice President Prith Banerjee

John Furrier | April 5th

Executive shakeups have become quite frequent at Hewlett-Packard, the latest to leave being Prith Banerjee, the senior vice president who led its research and development organization - HP Labs. Banerjee's last day is April 15, for...»

HTML5 Needs Frameworks to Transition Developers, Users into Mobile Future

Kristen Nicole | April 5th

HTML5 is said to be “the one” that would dominate all forms of computer language from desktops to mobile devices, toppling Flash along the way.  Back in November, Adobe pulled the plug on their Flash...»

Super PACs and Social Media: Another Ploy for 2012

Saroj Kar | April 5th

Traditionally, political communication is understood as the space in which the applicant sends a mass message to the public with the intent to persuade their decision to vote. Under this logic, voters had only opinion...»