A Few Noteworthy Social Media Campaigns

Angela Connor | April 2nd

I am always on the lookout for interesting social media campaigns and initiatives.  I do this for two reasons: To fuel ideas for my work and motivate my team of social media practitioners, and to stay on top...»

VMware Pulls the Private Cloud Back into the Enterprise, Plus Training

Maria Deutscher | April 2nd

Virtualization solutions maker VMware is swiftly rounding out an expanding portfolio of personal cloud tools: from software that allows employees to ‘split’ their phones to a work profile and a personal profile, to a...»

$44M Into the Future IBM Will Analyze Two Internets a Day

Maria Deutscher | April 2nd

The Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy or ASTRON has been assigned with the task of setting up the backend for the Square Kilometre Array. When turned operational sometime in 2024 the telescope will capture at...»

Bitcoin Draws the Attention of British Traders

Kyt Dotson | April 2nd

Bitcoin is making the news again after British traders have gotten wind of the speculative potential of the currency and began to try their hand at buying into it like any other commodity market. The news comes...»

Big Beautiful Data: See Our Social Exchange from Twitter to CNN

Kristina Farrah | April 2nd

Social interactions make up a good portion of the mounds of of data that visualization tools can aesthetically portray, giving us a more holistic way to perceive them.  This week we tackle social


Global Payments Loses Visa Support After Hack

Mellisa Tolentino | April 2nd

Another data breach in the online payments world, this one resulting in Global Payments losing its Visa certification.  Global Payments Inc., the provider of electronic transaction processing services for merchants, ISOs, financial institutions, government...»

April Fool’s In Tech: Nokia Makes an Ice Phone, Apple Buys Microsoft for $300 Billion

Mellisa Tolentino | April 2nd

April 1st is famous all over the world as April Fool’s Day - the day when playing tricks and hoaxes are welcomed with open minds and paid with laughs.  Well, that goes for most...»

Video Stream: Watch DevOps Days Austin Live

Klint Finley | April 2nd

DevOps Days Austin is today. So far we've seen presentations from DevOps guru John Willis and we expect to see much more. Check out the video stream below if you're not in Austin, and stay...»

Wikidata: Bringing Order to Data Chaos

Matt Weinberger | April 2nd

If IBM Watson proved anything, it's that it's not outside of the grasp of modern technology to provide answers to questions posed in natural language. That idea is core to Wikidata, a proposed addition to...»

Wyse Buy: Dell Expands Virtualization Offerings with Latest Acquisition

Kristina Farrah | April 2nd

As part of Dell’s efforts to expand desktop virtualization offerings, it acquires cloud client computing company Wyse Technology under unknown terms.

Wyse’s portfolio is inclusive of thin, zero and cloud PC client