DataSift Launches Twitter Data Analysis and BI Platform in the US

Saroj Kar | November 16th

Twitter real-time analysis platform DataSift has pushed out official launch in the US today. The British company, which built its commercial filtering and organizing through reams of Twitter data in real time, is moving its...»

More Cash for Cloud Compliance: ServiceMesh Nabs $15 Million

Klint Finley | November 16th

Cloud compliance vendor ServiceMesh closed a new $15 million round of funding from Ignition Partners. Here's ServicesAngle editor Alex William's description of the company from last month:

ServiceMesh is a self-funded startup that has a

The Truth About Community Management

Angela Connor | November 16th

I spoke at Internet Summit 2011 yesterday on the truth about community management. I have heard such great things about the content in person and online, particularly on Twitter and I am so happy that people found...»

5 Geolocation APIs You May Not Have Heard Of

Klint Finley | November 16th

If you follow the tech space, you're probably already familiar with the big geolocation services and know that they have APIs - things like Google Maps, Foursquare, Bing Maps and even the Twitter...»

Happy 40th to Intel’s First Microprocessor – The Start of the Digital Revolution

Tom Foremski | November 16th

Intel today celebrates the 40th anniversary of its first microprocessor -- the 4004. It was a 4-bit chip, puny by today's standards but revolutionary at the time because it was the first commercially available programmable microprocessor. Compared to Intel's...»

Giving Android a Chance

richardbennett | November 16th

A little less than a month ago, I wrote some effusive praise for the iPhone 4S on this blog and chronicled my buying experience. The 4S is a very impressive device in many respects,

Google Mobile Initiative GoMo Launches in Mobile. Where Else?

Kristen Nicole | November 16th

The number of people using mobile devices keeps increasing because everybody wants to stay connected while on the go. Google sees yet another opportunity in this growing trend beyond search, mobile OS and


How Technology and Markets Made Net Neutrality Moot

George Ou | November 16th

Before the courts have even ruled on Verizon’s lawsuit against the FCC‘s proposed Net Neutrality regulations, it appears that technological progress will make the wireless device neutrality portion of the FCC rules moot. One of the key aspects...»

World of Warcraft Subscriptions Plummet Ten Percent; Activision-Blizzard Triples Profits

Kyt Dotson | November 16th

During an investor call for Activision-Blizzard revealed some interesting news about the overall health of the massively popular massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft. Blizzard’s MMO lost more subscribers than previous years and has hit its all-time-low from...»

Nook, Kindle Fire Get Ahead with Advanced Product Launches

Mellisa Tolentino | November 16th

Last Monday the Kindle Fire launched ahead of its scheduled date of release, which was supposed to on Tuesday. And its number one contender, the Nook Tablet, launched days ahead of its schedule as...»