Android Apps to Surpass iOS Downloads by 2016

Mellisa Tolentino | January 5th

Back in October of last year, Google chief Andy Rubin stated that there are over six million Android tablets out in the wild.  You’d think that six million is a lot of Android tablets but...»

BitMit.net Addresses the Need for a Bitcoin Oriented Auction Site

Kyt Dotson | January 5th

A new Internet auction house that the developers expect should mimic eBay with bitcoins has cropped up and it looks like business is growing. In a recent interview with BTCBase.com [German language] the lead for BitMit.net...»

Why is B&N Selling Off its Nook Business?

Mellisa Tolentino | January 5th

There are two major dilemmas that Barnes & Noble, the largest book retailer in the United States,  is facing right now. First, Sterling Publishing, B&N’s publishing division, is said to be up for...»

New Yahoo CEO Thompson Should Make Big Data a Top Priority

Jeffrey Kelly | January 5th

Speaking to the Wall Street Journal yesterday, Yahoo’s next CEO Scott Thompson said he plans to return Yahoo to the status of "one of those great iconic brands" on the web by embracing “innovation and disruptive concepts.” Nothing’s...»

Big Spender: Microsoft Sets $200M Budget for Windows Phone Promos

Isha Suri | January 5th

Microsoft is once again doing what it is known for: spending big bucks on marketing its products.  And this time, it’s the company’s new Windows Phone that's being promoted. Reportedly, Microsoft and its partners...»

Nimble Raises $1M for Fresh CRM Solution

Maria Deutscher | January 5th

Nimble announced it has received $1 million in seed funding from Google Ventures and  Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, alongside other venture capitalists including Jason Calacanis, Don Dodge and Dharmesh Shah. Today Nimble has a...»

Consulting and the Cloud in India

Klint Finley | January 5th

We've been writing about how traditional service providers, such as Accenture, have been starting cloud hosted services to keep up with the changing IT world. This is a trend that extends around the world, including to...»

Roku CES: Smart TVs for Everyone

Mellisa Tolentino | January 5th

Before 2011 ended, we’d been hearing how Smart/connected TVs will flourish this year.  There are already a lot of brands offering these connected TVs, where they combine the basic use of TVs and amped them...»

Dell Leaps into Enterprise Storage, A Vision of Love

Maria Deutscher | January 5th

Back at Dell World 2011, a Forbes correspondent wrote about what he thought might be Michael Dell’s grand plan for his company. He made a comparison between the electronics giant’s CEO and Steve Jobs...»

A World of Data, Big and Beautiful

Kristina Farrah | January 5th

"All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. All these aspirations are directed toward ennobling man's life, lifting it from the sphere of mere physical existence and leading the individual

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