Is Mozilla After Android or Apple with Upcoming Mobile OS?

Mellisa Tolentino | July 26th

Right now, Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android are the ones competing for the top spot in mobile, with Android gaining on Apple’s lead by being an “open source” project. But with companies filing patent...»

YouSendIt Greatly Expands Cloud Service, Competes with Dropbox

Kristen Nicole | July 26th

YouSendIt is a file-sharing service that you’re probably familiar with.  If you’re like me, you’ve used YouSendIt on an as-needed basis, shooting over video files to your coworkers to edit, not really thinking much...»

Netflix Cuts Outlook Due to Price Hike

Robert Manto | July 26th

Netflix Inc., one of the leading internet subscription services for movies and TV shows, announced its second quarter earnings. The company reported a 57% increase in quarterly profit, but shares fell by 10% following...»

HomePipe Adds Security, Facebook and iTunes Sharing to Android App

Kristen Nicole | July 26th

There’s a lot of talk about online backup and recovery, especially at the enterprise level these days.  What’s worse than losing your information, especially when you entrust it to a service that’s supposed to keep...»

The OSCON Data Conference, DevOps and the Intersection of Search and Business Intelligence

Alex Williams | July 25th

Attivio has added new connectors to its technology through integration of its active intelligence engine with data sources such as Hadoop, as well as data warehouses from vendors including HP Vertica, EMC Greenplum,...»

Qualcomm Invests in Gesture-Recognition Tech with GestureTek Deal

Maria Deutscher | July 25th

Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm acquired some of the assets of GestureTek, a privately held company that develops gesture-recognition technology for smartphones, Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but we do know Qualcomm did not acquire GestureTek’s public displays...»

Oracle Gives Early Access to MySQL 5.6, Extends Cloud DB Solutions

Saroj Kar | July 25th

Indicating its continued investment in MySQL, Oracle from Monday onwards is providing early access to MySQL 5.6 features to its developer community to test, deploy and provide feedback. This latest release of the popular open...»

Apple Says No to In-App Links, Forces More Publishers’ Hands

Maria Deutscher | July 25th

In an effort to better capitalize the media companies using the App Store as another channel to reach out users, Apple has taken a number of steps in the past few months, some more controlling than others....»

WP7 Mango RTM? Not So Fast

Steven Hodson | July 25th

It turns out that everyone who had been reporting on this (myself included) got it wrong. From the Windows Phone Developer Team Twitter stream: It was a nice idea while it lasted but my...»

Oracle, Others Expand Linux Cloud Offering Portfolios

Maria Deutscher | July 25th

The Linux cloud management services market is getting more crowded as bigger and bigger players are looking to grow their share of the pie. The latest is Example is Oracle, which acquired KSplice for...»