IBM Eyes Government-Fueled Market Opportunities

Jeffrey Kelly | September 7th

IBM made two analytics-related acquisitions last week. Both Algorithmics and i2 help IBM further fill-out its business analytics stack, but they also will help IBM exploit two markets whose growth was and continues to be...»

Big Data and Data Warehousing Fuels IT War

Val Galin | September 7th

When Hewlett-Packard announced its $10.3 billion acquisition of software company Autonomy last month, it was already obvious where HP is heading.  The Palo Alto, California-based company is dipping its toes in “big data”...»

Men Get More Cyberattacks because they Like Porn

Kristen Nicole | September 7th

According to the Norton Cybercrime Report from 2011, there are 431 million victims of cybercrime a year, which boils down to 14 victims per second.  This means that a person has a 44% higher chance of...»

Think Before You Tweet, Lest You Land in Jail…for 30 Years!

Cherr Aira | September 7th

Twitter is already becoming an extension of my usually unspoken thoughts.  Sometimes my tweets are borne of a sudden gush of emotions.  In most cases, I retweet information from those I follow, which I find...»

5 Executives Who Could Lead Yahoo Next

Klint Finley | September 7th

The top job at Yahoo is up for grabs. Yesterday Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz confirmed reports that she has been fired by the board of Yahoo. Kara Swisher of AllThingsD reports that Yahoo is hiring...»

DROID Bionic, HTC Amaze Prepare for Fall Showdown

Maria Pila | September 7th

Motorola has officially announced that its 4G LTE-equipped DROID Bionic will be available from Verizon Wireless starting September 8.  It will set you back $299.99 with a two-year customer agreement.  This power-packed Android phone...»

Making AOL Look Foolish: Arrington Continues to Post Despite Losing Techcrunch Job

Tom Foremski | September 7th

SVW was the first to point out that Mike Arrington lost his job at Techcrunch over his insistence to be an investor in his beat companies. Arrington Replaced At Techcrunch As AOL Seeks To Shore Up Media Credibility...»

Larry vs. Larry: the Oracle-Google Saga Nears Trial

Mellisa Tolentino | September 7th

Their story began August of last year when Oracle filed an infringement lawsuit against Google as they believe that the Android platform illegally used their Java patents.   Over the past few months, the case progressed...»

Video Games Transforming Education: Infographic

Kristina Farrah | September 7th

Gone are the days when parents and teachers tell kids that video games are detrimental to a person’s well-being.  Video games are transforming the way children learn, equipping them with flexible and adaptive skills that...»

How Will NetFlix Business Adjust to Starz Loss, Price Hike?

Cherr Aira | September 7th

Netflix is an industry mover and has become a trendsetter in the online entertainment scene. But, its business model is looking to be the main source of their misfortune at this point. Netflix has a parallel
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