2012Watch: Jeff Bezos is Looking Cooler, and Amazon is Getting Hotter

Tom Foremski | January 12th

I had the great pleasure of meeting Jeff Bezos a few years ago (right, with Matt Greeley CEO of BrightIdea) and I was very impressed. It was a casual conversation but surprisingly striking in many

PC Sales Slip Spares Apple, HP and Dell Diversify

Isha Suri | January 12th

With the evolution of mobile devices, tablets and smartphones, the demand for personal computers has been shrinking the past few years. But it seems that last year heart breaking, as 2011 is considered the second...»

The Hacker Food Chain: From Script Kiddies to Black Ops

Maria Deutscher | January 12th

Cyber threats are rapidly turning into a bigger and bigger issue as individuals and entities with malicious intents seek to exploit the even faster growing dependency of modern society on tech. Such incidents also make for very engaging...»

An Inside Look at Intel’s Social Media Tracking Technology in Action

Tom Foremski | January 12th

Above, is a demonstration of how Intel, the world's largest chip maker, uses a...»

New Mediia Minute: CES 2012 Outlook Connected TVs on Pace for Big Year

Art Lindsey III | January 12th

The annual Consumer Electronics show has kicked off this week in Las Vegas, with gadgets and TV galore. CE makers from Samsung to LG are rolling out new connected TV partnerships, as these smart sets accounted for 52 million sets sold...»

Dell Debuts New Backup, Storage Offerings

Maria Deutscher | January 12th

Hardware maker Dell announced two new storage products: a disk-based deduplication appliance that’s the first of its kind offered by the company, and version 6.0 of Compellent Storage Center. The  DR4000  backup appliance used...»

Microsoft Stalls Plans for Web TV Streaming Subscriptions

Kyt Dotson | January 12th

From an exclusive story at Reuters it looks like Microsoft Corp has put subscription plans for broadcast television streaming to their Xbox LIVE platform on hold. Instead of becoming a replacement for cable, Microsoft is focusing...»

Will eBay and PayPal Split as Mobile Commerce Peaks?

Cherr Aira | January 12th

The last holiday shopping extravaganza showed everyone a glimpse of the future: that of mobile commerce. Aside from having the most sellable line-up from smartphones to tablets, mobility has transcended to the next level...»

Google’s “Share Plus Your World” Raises More Privacy Issues

Mellisa Tolentino | January 12th

Google has been known as “The Search Giant” for years now, and people who were annoyed by commonly asked questions came up with a snappy retort to these unending queries: “Google it.” Last year, Google+ launched....»

Attivio Taps CSC for European Consulting Partnership

Jeffrey Kelly | January 12th

Attivio announced earlier this week that it has partnered with IT services provider CSC to expand its presence in Europe. CSC will distribute and provide support services for Attivio’s unified information access platform in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and...»