This Week in Cloud: VSPEX, HP and OpenStack

Maria Deutscher | April 14th

The past week had its fair share of cloud-related updates, with a few big developments that managed to get the blogosphere’s full attention– including ours. The biggest highlight is probably the announcement of VSPEX, EMC’s...»

Facebook Acquires Tagtile, Building Arsenal of Merchant Tools

Mellisa Tolentino | April 14th

Fresh off their Instagram acquisition, social networking giant Facebook acquired the team of developers behind the customer-loyalty application Tagtile.

“We’re happy to confirm that TagTile’s founders are joining Facebook, and that Facebook is acquiring

Google Splitting Stock 2 for 1, Founders Stay in Control, Applies for TLD Application

Mellisa Tolentino | April 14th

Google released their Q1 2012 earnings report, which showed that the company had another great quarter. The search giant reported revenue of $10.65 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2012, an increase of 24% compared...»

VMware’s Hatem Naguib Talks VSPEX, Converged Infrastructure

Maria Deutscher | April 13th

Hatem Naguib, the executive in charge of managing VMware’s VCE-associated relations with EMC, Cisco and the joint venture itself, hopped onto theCube to share his unique angle.  Naguib talked about VSPEX and drew...»

Your Facebook Status Update Is Worth More Than $100

Mellisa Tolentino | April 13th

Facebook Offers officially started rolling out today so local businesses can use their Facebook pages to promote their brand and new products directly to their customers, sending items straight to users' news feeds. Facebook Offers...»

Cybersecurity Roundup: Encryption Nose-dives and Botnets Burn

Kristina Farrah | April 13th

This week in the SiliconANGLE cybersecurity round up, the government is tightening up  more and more recently to avoid encryption fiascos in the future. Apple and Microsoft, on the other hand, are putting up individual battles


FBI Staying “Abreast” of Hacker Case Leads to Capture

Kyt Dotson | April 13th

For anyone who watches TV shows about mystery or criminality, we usually realize that it only takes one mistake to take down a would-be criminal. In the hacker world it can work exactly the same way, however that...»

Microsoft Experiences Executive Shakeup as China Head Quits

Mellisa Tolentino | April 13th

Microsoft Corp.’s European and Chinese operations experienced an executive shakeup when Microsoft China’s CEO Simon Leung quit for “personal and family reasons.”  Leung will leave his position at the end of the month and will...»

Placeme: Ingenious App that Makes You Think Twice About Privacy

Mellisa Tolentino | April 13th

There’s a relatively new Android and iOS app that’s creating a lot of buzz because of how awesome the app is, but also because of its controversial privacy issues. Placeme is the app that remembers...»

VMware COO on State of PaaS, Cloud Foundry and Its Momentum

Maria Deutscher | April 13th

Early SiliconANGLE contributor Robert Scoble stopped by  VMware just in time for the Cloud Foundry’s one year anniversary to talk with Tod Nielsen, the virtualization giant’s chief operating officer. The video was posted on...»