Mint’s New Android Tablet App Leverages Honeycomb for Data Visualization

Kristen Nicole | February 1st

Android tablet users can now view account balances, track spending and receive alerts with’s new personal finance app. This launch advances Mint’s mobile portfolio, which now includes both smartphone and tablet apps


Leaked BlackBerry London, Samsung Plans to Wow in 2012

Mellisa Tolentino | February 1st

Though Research in Motion hasn’t been doing well in the market, it doesn’t mean that they’re just going to sit around until they wither.  And with Mobile World Congress 2012 fast approaching, it seems they’ll...»

Permabit Finds another Partner in Stonefly

Maria Deutscher | February 1st

Permabit has entered into an OEM agreement with StoneFly, a maker of high-performance NAS, SAN and storage systems that’s a part of the Dynamic Network Factory. StoneFly will be integrating Permabit’s Albireo deduplication software into...»

Help Has Arrived for Legit Megaupload Users’ Files

Mellisa Tolentino | February 1st

After hosting companies Carpathia Hosting Inc. and Cogent Communications Group Inc. stated that they will hold Megaupload files for two more weeks even after the U.S. government gave them the go...»

Sony’s New CEO Kazuo Hirai Will Need to Present a Clear Path to the Future

Mellisa Tolentino | February 1st

Sony Corp. announced that it will be replacing Howard Stringer with Kazuo Hirai as chief executive officer on April 1.  Stringer will become chairman of the board after a shareholders’ meeting in June.

“It was my

Facebook Filing Tomorrow for $5 Billion IPO not $10 Billion – Morgan Stanley Leads IPO

John Furrier | January 31st

Facebook is expected to file their IPO paperwork tomorrow with authorities for a $5 billion initial public offering. The social network founded by Mark Zuckerberg in 2004, has chosen Morgan Stanley as the lead underwriter with...»

ARM Beats Wall Street Expectations Thanks to Mobile Demand

Maria Deutscher | January 31st

U.K.-based chipmaker ARM reported results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2011 today. The firm has seen a tremendous amount of growth, which is expected to extend to the third quarter of this...»

How a Former Vacuum Cleaner Salesman Became the New King of Node.js

Klint Finley | January 31st

Yesterday Node.js creator Ryan Dahl announced that Node Package Manager (NPM) creator and fellow Joyent employee Isaac Schlueter is taking over Dahl's role as the "gatekeeper" of Node.js. Today I caught-up with Schlueter to find out what's...»

MediaWatch Analysis: Should the Tech Industry Buy the Content Industry?

Tom Foremski | January 31st

Should Apple buy Hollywood? Should Google buy the New York Times? Foremski's Take: People in the tech communities have long discussed the need for tech companies to buy media companies. More recently, there has been discussion about Apple ...»

Video Chat is Key to Cloud Collab Strategies for Cisco, LG

Saroj Kar | January 31st

Cisco is in the process of integrating its various collaboration products and their interfaces into a uniform and consistent design.  The goal here is to facilitate teamwork among employees. The project, internally known as Futurama,...»