OS War Seems to Tickle Samsung’s Fancy

Mellisa Tolentino | September 30th

It seems Samsung's a manufacturer caught in the middle of a really bad divorce.  Whether the company can take advantage of the situation is another matter.  The Korean manufacturer is facing fire on one end,...»

Interactive Map of Undersea Cables Stretched Across Oceans

Kristina Farrah | September 30th

The world has gotten more sophisticated over time. We see employment of wireless connectivity such as Bluetooth, 3G and Wi-Fi everywhere we go.  However, just because we see cables less often doesn't mean they're completely...»

Tango Celebrates 1st Birthday With a PC App

Mellisa Tolentino | September 30th

Tango is best known as a mobile app that makes video call possible between iOS and Android devices, and it's come a long way since their launch in September of last year.  Though...»

Oracle “Exalytics” – the Frankenstein Follow Up to Cloud in a Box?

Alex Williams | September 30th

Yesterday I reported that Oracle will launch a NoSQL database at Oracle OpenWorld. In addition, the company will unveil a Hadoop data loader and in-memory store. So is Oracle becoming a true big data company?...»

An Impending Samsung-Apple Truce In Australia

Mellisa Tolentino | September 30th

After yesterday’s hearing in an Australian court, where Apple senior executive Richard Lutton presented evidence that Apple founder Steve Jobs initiated talks with Samsung to not launch their patent infringing Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.,...»

Spotify Soothes Facebook Users with “Private Listening”

Mellisa Tolentino | September 30th

After hearing tons of complaints from their users, Spotify tries to appease the angry mob with their new “Private Listening” feature. Quick recap for those of you who went back to your caves:...»

Social Media “Panic” Follows The Onion Tweets of “Rampage” in Congress

Maria Deutscher | September 30th

Spoof news publication The Onion decided to stir some buzz around its freshest piece by tweeting "BREAKING: Witnesses reporting screams and gunfire heard inside the Capitol building,” about an hour prior to sending other tweets that managed to pinpoint...»

Details on Deceased FalconStor CEO Slowly Emerge

Maria Deutscher | September 30th

Reijane Huai, the former chief executive of cloud backup solutions provider FalconStor, died the day before he was reportedly about to plead guilty to charges of bribery given to a FalconStor customer. Authorities believed...»

RIM Denies PlayBook Death, Cuts Sales Price by 40%

Saroj Kar | September 29th

RIM on Thursday denied allegations that the company will no longer continue to produce PlayBook tablet, saying the news was pure fiction.  Some analysts have said the company may consider withdrawing from the tablet PC

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Juniper Networks Upgrades Simply Connected Portfolio, Mobile Apps

Maria Deutscher | September 29th

Networking solutions vendor Juniper Networks announced new additions to its Simply Connected family of products, as well as an update to the JunosPulse Mobile Security Suite. The company is trying to catch up with...»