RDIO CEO: “Spotify is a Unicorn.”

Tom Foremski | July 13th

As Spotify, the hugely popular European online music service prepares for its imminent US launch, RDIO, a relatively new online music service, recently hosted a media roundtable at the swanky Boulevard Restaurant, in San Francisco, with top...»

VMware vSphere 5: Is it Right for Your Business?

Cherr Aira | July 13th

VMware’s launch of vSphere 5 shook the industry this week, and the sheer magnitude worries competitors. Giving importance to cloud computing and virtualization of small-to-medium sized businesses, the latest in vSphere technology becomes a...»

Is Google+ More Facebook or More Twitter? Yes

Hutch Carpenter | July 13th

Quick, what existing social network is Google+ most likely to displace in terms of people’s time?

Another Try by Google to Take On Facebook Claire Cain Miller, New York Times This isn’t a Facebook-killer, it’s a Twitter-killer. Yishan Wong,

RIM’s Rebound Shares App Profits with Carriers

Jennefer Almirante | July 13th

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion may have been undermined by Apple’s iPhone and phones using Google’s Android software, leaving RIM with little but a legacy for market share....»

Cloudera Whiz-Kid Lipcon Talks Hadoop, Big Data with SiliconANGLE’s Furrier

Jeffrey Kelly | July 13th

Hadoop, the Big Data processing and analytics framework, isn’t your average open source project.
“If you look at a lot of the open source software that’s been popular out of Apache and elsewhere, its sort of like

Hackers and the Business Value Paradox

John Casaretto | July 13th

Mashable's Jolie O'Dell recently posted a story on Black Hat Hackers landing legit jobs.  Hackers have long been the bane of organizations throughout the industry.  This is especially true as a result of the high-profile...»

Cloud Services M&A: Condensation Forming

Dave Vellante | July 13th

There has been a spate of acquisitions in the cloud space, as companies are trying to fill holes in their service offerings. Recently we’ve seen NaviSite snatched up by Time Warner, CenturyLink buy...»

Anonymous Leaks 90,000 E-mails from Booz Allen Hamilton, as Promised

Kristina Farrah | July 13th

Hacktivist collective Anonymous tweeted Monday morning that they will be releasing “shiny things” uncovered from an attack against the intelligence community. They unloaded the first batch via Pirate Bay, during an operation the subgroup is calling #MilitaryMeltdownMonday and...»

Evernote to Expand, Receives $50M Funding From Sequoia Capital

Mellisa Tolentino | July 13th

Evernote, the company that made famous the tag line ‘Remember Everything,’ announced a $50 million funding round spearheaded by Sequoia Capital together with Morgenthaler Ventures.  Coming on the tail of a major...»

Google Android Market Gets Movies and Books, Looking More Like iTunes

Mellisa Tolentino | July 13th

Google's Android Market, which was released last year, has suffered much criticism with their security and design, and to add insult to injury, the unbearable comparison to Apple’s iTunes Store.  So with much research,...»