Intel: The Software Company

Tom Foremski | September 9th

Intel recently held a one-day conference in San Francisco focused on its software efforts, which are an increasingly important part of its business. The importance of software to Intel is highlighted by the fact that it devoted an...»

Sprint Keeps Unlimited Data Plan, Even for the iPhone

Mellisa Tolentino | September 9th

Rumors of the iPhone 5 debuting in Sprint is getting bigger as October nears and expectations of a new handset continue to grow. Sources say that Sprint will be keeping their unlimited data plan...»

HP Wants Quick PC Spin-Off, Dell Sees Opportunity

Mellisa Tolentino | September 9th

Hewlett-Packard just unveiled new all-in-one desktops which will start rolling out this month amidst an impending PC spinoff.  What they’re doing is just plain confusing.  The thing that should concern HP, aside from possibly losing...»

The Next Phase of Microblogging

Alex Williams | September 9th

Microblogging received a lot of criticism in its early days as one-dimensional. Its value quickly caught on as new features were added by companies such as Yammer, Tibco Tibbr, Qontext and a host of others. Now...»

Microsoft, Google Cloud Outages Affect Millions

John Casaretto | September 9th

Microsoft’s cloud-based email services experienced a global outage affecting millions of Hotmail, Office365, SkyDrive, and other Microsoft Live-based products earlier today.  Reports are that most of the services are now restored and coming back online,...»

Kinect Games Help in Early Diagnosis of Illness

Cherr Aira | September 9th

Big data's existence is already a recognizable, but it remains a somewhat immeasurable entity in the information technology sphere. The complex side of this would send experts to seek out storage for the massive amount...»

Google’s Birthday Week: from Oracle Lawsuit to Zagat Deal

Mellisa Tolentino | September 9th

Google started the week by celebrating 13 years in the industry.  I did a piece highlighting theirs feats in the span of those 13 years.  While most were game-changing, some were just viewed as...»

Mobile Travel Ads Beat the Summer Heat

Cherr Aira | September 9th

With public’s immense love for social media and smartphones, it's no surprise that mobile advertising is becoming the prime choice of organizations across the globe.  In the United States, campaigns via mobility tech are fast rising,...»

Apple FTW: Samsung Tablet Permanently Banned in Germany

Mellisa Tolentino | September 9th

Apple is now doing a celebratory dance as the German court in Düsseldorf sided with them and handed down a permanent ban on Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1.  The court declared that the Samsung tablet...»

Obama Wants Crowdfunding as Kickstarter Idea Spreads to White House

Alex Williams | September 9th

U.S. President Barack Obama is loving this idea of crowdfunding. In tandem with the presidential address tonight, a post on the White House blog said that as part of the America Jobs Act,  Obama...»