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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Services Drive Technology Execution in Smartphone GPS

Mellisa Tolentino | September 7th

Location awareness is par for the course, now that smartphones have infiltrated our masses and their effeciency relies heavily on GPS capabilities.  It's a technology that's finding its way into several industries, from marketing to...»

Mobile Wallets Global Push, Full Steam Ahead

Mellisa Tolentino | September 7th

In this era where smartphones, tablets and apps seem to rule our everyday lives, mobile wallets aren’t far behind in making consumer lives easier.  Mobile wallets allow users to ditch the use of cash or...»

Bartz Fired, Yahoo! Up For Sale… What The Hell Is Going On?

Mellisa Tolentino | September 7th

Yesterday, AllThingsD posted Carol Bartz’s letter to everyone at Yahoo! after she was sacked.  Bartz served as President and CEO of Yahoo from January 2009 until yesterday.  Reportedly, Yahoo! Chairman Roy Bostock fired Bartz...»

Twitter and its Legal, Freedom of Speech Issues

Maria Deutscher | September 7th

Twitter and the entire social media space for that matter has seen a bit of turmoil recently, to say the least. The first news concerns a  27-year-old man  who was arrested in San Antonio,...»

Low End Smartphones Show 115% Growth

Robert Manto | September 7th

Amidst the popularity of smartphones at these times, feature phones are still leading in the overall mobile phone shipments worldwide. However, that may soon change as the popularity of smartphones still continues to rise rapidly. In 2015,...»

Will Analytics be Bigger Than ERP? IBM Seems to Think So

Alex Williams | September 6th

I ran across a profile of Fred Balboni. He's the guy in charge of IBM's global analytics group which launched in April 2009. At its launch, the Business Analytics and Optimization...»

Instead of “NoSQL” Should You Be Thinking “NoDatabase”?

Klint Finley | September 6th

Debates about which database to use - and now even which *type* of database to use - are common. But what if you didn't even need a database? Martin Fowler makes that case in this post. He...»