Linus Torvalds: Improving the Way We Write Software is More Interesting Than Improving Software

Klint Finley | April 20th

Today on the occasion of his Millenium Technology Prize award, TechCrunch ran an interview with Linux kernel creator Linus Torvalds. The most interesting bit of the interview came when Torvalds was asked what question he wished...»

The Top 15 Cloned Android Apps and Games Posing as Trojans

Mellisa Tolentino | April 20th

Malware authors are cashing in on the Instagram-Facebook craze with their fake Instagram app for the Android platform. The fake Instagram app is actually a Trojan in disguise, dubbed as “Andr/Boxer-F” by Sophos, who discovered...»

March Mobile Madness: Infographic

Mellisa Tolentino | April 20th

March Madness is the craze that happens from the second week of March until the first week of April every year.  This revolves around the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men's and Women's Basketball...»

NAB Final Recap: New Value, New Ways of Making Big Data Work

Maria Deutscher | April 20th

TheCube has been streaming content throughout the entirety of this week’s NAB conference. John Furrier and Dave Vellante reflected on their observations at the end of each day, and summarized some of the key highlights. ...»

An OpenStack View on the Critical Mistake Made by Amazon Web Services and The Dilemma Facing VMware

Alex Williams | April 20th

Yesterday I posted the first part of a long interview with the founders of Piston Cloud. In part two, Former NASA Nebula Chief Technical Architect Joshua McKenty, and Rackspace alumni Christopher MacGown trace the roots...»

Technology Makes Higher Education More Affordable for Students

Kristina Farrah | April 20th

Poor money management is one of the reasons why people tend to miss their dues during the debt payment process, leading to soaring interest rates at the end of the day.  In order


5 Creative Ways to Use Google+ from Backup to Recommendations

Krystin Lewis | April 20th

With all of the social networking sites out there, it's hard to tell which ones you should bother with and which is just another sloppy knockoff of tried and true favorites, such as Facebook. Google+ is...»

7 Tech Firms Face Antitrust Lawsuit For Anti-poaching Agreement

Mellisa Tolentino | April 20th

Seven technology companies are facing an antitrust class action lawsuit for allegedly conspiring not to poach each other’s employees. Apple Inc., Google Inc., Intel Corp.,  Adobe Systems Inc., Intuit Inc., Walt Disney Co.'s Pixar unit and...»

Fusion-io Offers Flash SDK to Software Devs

Maria Deutscher | April 20th

Fusion-io makes flash storage that can credit a tremendous amount of its popularity to the sophisticated software powering it, such as the Atomic Writes I/O cutting extension. The company is responsible for slowly pushing SSDs...»

Day 4 of the Google-Oracle Trial: Courtroom Transformed Into Classroom

Mellisa Tolentino | April 20th

Quick recap: The Google-Oracle trial began on Monday.  Oracle sued Google for allegedly infringing Java patents for the Android platform.  The first day of trial was spent on jury selection and Oracle’s opening statements.  The...»