Microsoft Demonstrates “Beamatron” Augmented Reality via Kinect-Projector Duo

Kyt Dotson | March 16th

As a device that “sees” the world, Microsoft’s Kinect peripheral has been providing a lot of potential methods for delivering augmented reality. In this particular demo, Andy Wilson from Microsoft Research shows off the “Beamatron”—a Kinect attached to...»

Google Shifts Focus from Trusted Products to Social Platform as Security Probe Pushes On

Mellisa Tolentino | March 16th

[caption id="attachment_96230" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Photo credit: Minh Uong"][/caption] Back in February the Wall Street Journal published an expose on how Google used codes to bypass Safari’s security measures for tracking users’ browser activities.  Since then,...»

Dell to Setup 20 Data Centers in APJ

Maria Deutscher | March 16th

Dell is looking to open 20 new facilities to power private and public cloud services throughout the Asia Pacific-Japan region. The company says that the driver behind the initiative is demand from customers based in...»

HP Master Technologists Greg & Chris Tinker Takes a Look at Cloud Plumbing [VIDEO]

Maria Deutscher | March 16th

[caption id="attachment_96210" align="alignright" width="300" caption="The Cube - HP New Support Reality - Greg & Chris Tinker, HP with John Furrier and Dave Vellante"][/caption] Greg and Chris Tinker, two identical twins who work for Hewlett-Packard as Master...»

Mobile Payments at SXSW: PayPal Stole the Show

Mellisa Tolentino | March 16th

SXSW is still in full swing in Austin, Texas.  And in major events like this, you are bound to come across the hottest technology, including mobile payments.  But an article on Gigaom stated that...»

SAP Hoping for Big Data Edge with Predictive Analytics

Maria Deutscher | March 16th

SAP is making the new SAP BusinessObjects Predictive Analysis available to select customers, and will presumably be releasing out the platform into general availability sometime later this year.  This latest push represents the latest piece...»

Exclusive: CEO of HP’s Big Data Company Vertica Chris Lynch Resigns – Pledges Support to Startups

John Furrier | March 16th

Chris Lynch, the CEO of Vertica a company he led in it’s acquisition to HP for $350+ million, has resigned as head of HP’s Vertica division effective immediately, SiliconANGLE has learned. A source close to...»

So Who Was The First To Get The New iPad? It Wasn’t Steve Wozniak

Mellisa Tolentino | March 16th

Today’s mobile roundup features the official launch of the new iPad, Samsung’s Galaxy Note launch in Australia and more. Apple People in different parts of the world geared up to wait in line to be the first...»

What Women Want: Pinterest and Trusted Bloggers

Mellisa Tolentino | March 16th

Who's more trustworthy - blogs and social media or consumer reviews?  That's the question BlogHer, the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women,  asked in their 5th Annual Women and Social Media Study, which...»

Accel Big Data Conference Set for May 9th At Stanford University

Matt Weinberger | March 15th

Accel Partners has announced that its inaugural Big Data Conference, which promises to "uncover the future disruptive ideas and technology trends in Big Data," will be held on the Stanford University campus on...»