Big Money Data: Making a Clear Picture of the Global Financial Crisis

Kristina Farrah | March 30th

Our big data series this week gives us a better understanding of the different financial crises that have been crippling countries and economies all over the world. Monetary crunch comes in many forms


Putting Big Data in the Cloud to Work for the Benefit of Humanity

Matt Weinberger | March 30th

Not to lead with the hyperbole, but it's going to be hard to argue with the promise of big data analytics and the scalability of cloud when the combinations starts to solve one world problem...»

CloudLock Bags $8.7 Million Via Series B, Expands Cloud Security Portfolio

Cherr Aira | March 30th

Security threats within the cloud territory are inevitable. Just like in any booming platform, the more popular you get, the more people  you attract, the more you are positioning yourself to be a potent target of cyber criminals....»

Tomorrow: Anonymous Threatens to Blackout the Internet on March 31st

Kyt Dotson | March 30th

From the Internet’s heart, Anonymous stabs at thee. As we all know the hacktivist collective Anonymous released a threat to darken the Internet on March 31st by attacking the Domain Name Service root servers, according to a post...»

Microsoft Study: Cloud Levels Playing Field for Small Businesses

Matt Weinberger | March 30th

A new study, commissioned by Microsoft and researched by Edge Strategies, indicates that cloud usage is on the rise amongst SMBs, with paid service adoption set to double over the next five years. Apparently, there's...»

Falconstor Aims to Be Apple’s Time Machine for the Enterprise [VIDEO]

Maria Deutscher | March 30th

Falconstor is a maker of backup and recovery solutions that wants to transform the way enterprises handle their data, as chief executive Jim McNeil explains during a recent interview with Wikibon’s Dave Vellante (see...»

The New SAP is All about Apps, Cloud and Big Data

Maria Deutscher | March 30th

SAP co-CEOs Bill McDermott and Jim Hagemann took hold of the company just a couple of years ago, but are already transforming it into something far beyond just another legacy software provider. The co-leaders promoted an...»

US vs UK: Music Cloud Storms Brew Over Fees, Licensing for Spotify and Pandora

Cherr Aira | March 30th

The music cloud market is getting more crowded with each passing day, as several applications and services seem to appear from every corner of the world. Competition is getting tougher as companies are adamant about hopping on...»

Google To Sell Self-Branded Tablet

Mellisa Tolentino | March 30th

Today’s mobile roundup features Google’s plan on selling their own tablet, Apple's $15 refund for the iPhone 4 antennagate, and more. The Google Tablet There are a lot of OEMs running on Google’s Android platform.  Google doesn’t...»

Facebook Timeline Becomes an Institution Today, But is it an Asset for Brands?

Saroj Kar | March 30th

“Your life will no longer be the same,” said Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in September last year at the f8 developer conference. There he presented Facebook's new Timeline, which will be going live for...»