Akamai Snatches up Another Competitor, Cotendo, for $268 Million

Maria Deutscher | December 23rd

Akamai has acquired Israeli content delivery network operator Cotendo for $268 million, in addition to the assumption of unvested options. The sum falls short of earlier reports predicting a price tag ranging between $300...»

This Week in Mobile: Patent Rivalries Abound, Device Updates Fall Flat

Kristina Farrah | December 23rd

Everyone in the tech scene knows how crucial it is to secure your position in the mobile arena. It’s the post-PC era and it won’t be too long before everything goes mobile. As

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Cloudability Raises $1.1M to Trim the Cloud Fat

Maria Deutscher | December 23rd

Cloudability received $1.1 million in seed funding from Trinity Ventures and Walden VC, among other investors. A local group of Portland angel investors also chipped in with another $255,000. The startup brings the economics of...»

IBM Faces Oracle’s Grudges, Grows in Banking, Healthcare Markets

Maria Deutscher | December 23rd

IBM had a few noteworthy updates in the past few days. The first one comes not from IBM, but rather from Oracle. Oracle reported its earnings for the second quarter yesterday, disappointing investors and raising...»

Trends 2012: With Big Data comes Big Expectations

Klint Finley | December 23rd

As Jeff Kelly pointed out there's big money being invested in big data. And John Fritz has warned us that with big data comes big responsibility. But what's driving this level of investment, and what's putting...»

Can Qualcomm Solve AT&T’s Network Woes?

Cherr Aira | December 23rd

The very same unit that catalyzed the abortion of AT&T's proposed T-Mobile purchase has paved the way for them to acquire a smaller, but promising telecoms business. AT&T has finally closed a good deal...»

Jobs Well Done! A Grammy, Statue and a Million Dollar Signature

Cherr Aira | December 23rd

Steven Paul “Steve” Jobs succumbed to pancreatic cancer last October. He was 56. But his genius will stay with humanity until time ceases to exist.  Apple has become one of the most...»

2011 Top Mobile Stories: Tablets, Lawsuits and Siri

Mellisa Tolentino | December 23rd

As 2011 draws to an end, we can’t help but look back at the stories that made headlines across the globe.  This will be a recap on the top MobileANGLE stories of this year.  The...»

Microsoft Brings “Edutainment” to the Next Level with Sesame Street, Kinect Partnership

Kyt Dotson | December 22nd

No doubt, Xbox has been changing the way that we view television by bringing Internet TV into the living room; but there’s still more avenues for Microsoft to tap with the universally plastic interactivity...»

Eye-C for iPad Reveals Taglists: a New Way to Curate

Cherr Aira | December 22nd

Apple products are killing it.  They remain on top of the leader board despite facing some tough competition and melancholic months following Steve Jobs' passing.  Apple has a solid fan-base worldwide, and this is...»