Bit.ly’s Chief Data Scientist Downplays Twitter Changes

Maria Deutscher | October 18th

Hilary Mason, the chief data scientist at Bit.ly, responded to a tweeted update sent out by Twitter today that reads “We’re about to start wrapping all URLs regardless of their length with the t.co URL...»

Droid RAZR, Galaxy Nexus Take the Spotlight as Android Heats Up

Kristina Farrah | October 18th

The much awaited event from Google and Samsung is yet to commence, but there have been some exciting leaks in the past 24 hours with regards to Motorola and Samsung’s upcoming devices, especially

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VMware Goes DevOps with New Management Tools

Klint Finley | October 18th

There's no doubt that virtualization has made server administration easier, and some of the core tools of the DevOps movement, like Puppet and Chef, depend heavily on virtualization. Now VMware is hoping to make life easier for...»

Galaxy Nexus, Android Ice Cream Sandwich Unveiled Today

Mellisa Tolentino | October 18th

It's a big day for Fandroids, as Google and Samsung gear up for their Big Event, rescheduled from last week after the death of Steve Jobs.  Google's expected to unveil the much anticipated Android 4.0...»

Lookout’s Protected Enough Androids – Onto the iPhone!

Saroj Kar | October 18th

A smartphone is not just a phone anymore.  It's now a mobile device that performs many tasks, making it a rather essential item in our everyday lives.  Now that mobile phones are becoming a dominant...»

ITC Rules Against HTC, Another Victory for Apple

Mellisa Tolentino | October 18th

Last month the International Trade Commission stated that they would start to investigate HTC’s claims that Apple infringed some of their patents.  Unfortunately for HTC, the ITC ruled in favor of Apple. According to...»

Jaspersoft and Red Hat Offer Cloud Data-to-Dashboard Solution

Maria Deutscher | October 18th

BI software maker Jaspersoft partnered with open-source solutions maker and Linux distributor Red Hat to deliver a virtualized version of its offering.  The joint effort bundles the JBoss Enterprise Data Services Platform and Jaspersoft’s...»

Livefyre Bags $4.5M for Real-Time Comment Streams

Kristen Nicole | October 17th

Reinventing the way people converse by means of real-time commenting is what Livefyre's all about.  Through its platform, Livefyre builds a hyper-active community within your site that aims to increase traffic and engagement between...»

Competitors HP and Cisco Come Together over Latest Offering

Maria Deutscher | October 17th

Hewlett-Packard and Cisco have become fierce competitors after the latter introduced its Unified Computing System (UCS) offering, which includes Cisco-made blade servers in 2009. In 2010 HP acquired 3Com and became the second largest player...»

Cloud Consulting Prices Outpacing Enterprise Software Costs – But for How Long?

Klint Finley | October 17th

SPI Research has published a report on professional services pricing. According to a press release, the firm found that "SaaS consulting rates now surpass enterprise software realized rates by a wide margin." The report is based...»