Cable, Mobile Carriers Anxious to Topple Netflix

Kristina Farrah | February 22nd

One of the hottest goings-on in the online video scene right now involves the clash between Comcast and Netflix, as the latter eyes a takeover in the online streaming service.

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Tech Founders Over 40: The Advantages of Maturity

Allen Shulman | February 22nd

I don’t look like the typical entrepreneur at the 500 Startups Accelerator program. My hair is white. The bags under my eyes have bags. And, I don’t get carded when I order a drink....»

Lawrence Man Sues Google for Browser Tracking

Mellisa Tolentino | February 22nd

Google is facing some scrutiny over its latest tracking browser activities.  The first situation was exposed by the Wall Street Journal, claiming Google used a computer code to track the browsing activities of Safari...»

VoIP’s Mobile Takeover Brings eVoice to Android

Kristina Farrah | February 22nd

Integrating advanced business features into popular phones and tablets, eVoice launched their new and improved VoIP mobile app for Android. This brings business calls to personal devices without incurring expenses from the user’s


Dotcom Granted Bail, Grooveshark Blocked By Danish ISP

Mellisa Tolentino | February 22nd

Earlier this week it was reported that new charges were filed against Kim Dotcom, founder of Megaupload, and his associates.  The new charges stated that “Megaupload reproduced content from third-party websites, including YouTube, with...»

Apple Defends iPad In Chinese Court, RIM Finally Launches Native Email App

Mellisa Tolentino | February 22nd

In today's morning mobile round-up we have long-awaited updates for RIM's PlayBook, a heated court battle for Apple's trademark iPad in China and the latest rumored gadget from Google. e-Mail on the PlayBook, at long last! Research...»

Atlassian Adds Social Collaboration Features to JIRA 5

Klint Finley | February 22nd

Atlassian has added a set of new social collaboration features in version 5 of its popular bug tracking tool JIRA, available as both a hosted service or as an installable on-premise application. And perhaps more importantly for...»

The Cost of Freemium Games: an Economy All Its Own

Cherr Aira | February 22nd

Even though it is highly debatable as a monetization system, the economics of “freemium” are taking over the landscape of mobile gaming.  A mash-up of "free" and "premium," this model suggests the best of both...»

Who Cares if a Toilet Maker Has More Data Than the Library of Congress? [Infographic]

Alex Williams | February 21st

The Library of Congress is so often used to compare how much more data we produce than could ever be stored in a building with seemingly endless shelves filled with books. It's an analogy that is used to show...»

ScaleXtreme Offers Cloud-based Automation Service

Maria Deutscher | February 21st

ScaleXtreme, a maker of automation solutions for enterprise deployments, is rolling out its ScaleXtreme Xpress platform to select users, focusing on minimizing the resources that go towards patching servers. The company says that Xpress supports...»