Apple Officially Wins Nortel Patent. Antitrust Suit from Google to Follow?

Mellisa Tolentino | July 11th

2011 seems to be the ‘Year of Acquisitions’ as more and more companies are acquiring startups, bankrupt firms or established players in the industry.  This level of consolidation has spread across industries, leaving companies like...»

AntiSec Breaks into FBI-Affiliated IRC Federal, Defaces Website, Leaks Documents

Kristina Farrah | July 11th

The latest casualty in the string of cyber breaches is IRC Federal, an engineering contractor that works for federal agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The offenses involve theft of sensitive internal documents contained in database and...»

Cisco is Ready to Battle, But at Whose Expense?

Mellisa Tolentino | July 11th

Cisco may be getting the thumbs up on their Cius Tablet with their AppHQ and the recently unveiled Lexmark’s Mobile Print Application, which will enable easy-to-use mobile printing, but that can’t overshadow the fact...»

Department of Justice: Should the Government Compel People to Decrypt their Data?

Kyt Dotson | July 11th

In the digital era, access to files and sensitive data—especially that stored in the cloud—means that there’s always eyeballs on our information. As a result, a multitude of different storage techniques to protect our privacy from prying...»

Hulu’s Up for Grabs, but Netflix Ain’t Buying

Maria Deutscher | July 11th

The sale of Hulu, the popular video streaming service currently being auctioned off by owners News Corp, Walt Disney, and Comcast's NBCUniversal, is entering the next stage, but trouble is in the air. The...»

Microsoft and Nokia Strengthen Ties, but is it Good for Business?

Maria Deutscher | July 11th

Microsoft and Nokia have struck a multi-billion dollar partnership to develop a line-up of Nokia-built devices powered by Windows Phone 7.  Both of the companies have been struggling to keep up with the competition with...»

Cloud Storage Demand is Supersonic, HP Wants to Take the Driver’s Seat

Cherr Aira | July 11th

When you talk about revolutionizing IT economics, cloud storage solutions will always be the centrifugal force in the discussion. With mounting demand, virtualizing cloud storage solutions becomes a tight race between companies who want...»

Some Investors See Opportunity in Murdoch’s BSkyB Saga, Others Still Shaky

Mellisa Tolentino | July 11th

With news about the hacking scandal surrounding News of the World to acquire sensitive information, Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB deal is now being scrutinized.  People are feeling queasy about investing in something that could possibly be acquired...»

Google Drops Real-Time Search as Google+ Heats Up the Competition

Kristina Farrah | July 11th

Temporarily or permanently, Google’s Realtime search isn’t functional at the moment. Shortly after the roll out of Google+, there has been a good amount of changes that happened, and realtime search got hit by the modification downpour. It...»

CMS Market Hits New Milestones with WordPress and Others

Maria Deutscher | July 11th

Popular blogging platform WordPress had a couple of big announcements these past few weeks. A counter on WordPress.com, which tallies the number of  WordPress installations on their own servers as well as self-hosted blogs, just...»