UK Police Continue Pursuit of Anonymous with Another Arrest in Hartlepool

Kyt Dotson | August 26th

Thursday, U.K. police charged yet another suspect in connection with the Anonymous led denial-of-service attacks (DDOS). A 22-year-old student, Peter David Gibson, of Hartlepool, was charged under the Criminal Law Act of 1977. He has been bailed out...»

The Future of Music is in The Cloud, from BBM to mySpace

Mellisa Tolentino | August 26th

Sound-tripping has really gone a long way.  There was a time we were content in tuning in our favorite radio station or buying the album on release day, which evolved into downloading music in mp3...»

The Music Streaming Wars Heat Up as Spotify Integrates with SoundHound

Saroj Kar | August 26th

Online Music service Spotify has announced collaboration with SoundHound to enable both free and paid SoundHound users in Europe to access Spotify’s songs tracks. SoundHound makes music search and discovery applications for mobile devices. The collaboration gives Spotify...»

Druva Raises $12M for Mobile Backup

Kristen Nicole | August 26th

Druva, the developer of the InSync mobile backup and data protection offering, announced that it closed a  $12 million Series B funding round led by Nexus Venture Partners, with participation from existing investor...»

5 Startups to Watch at VMworld

Alex Williams | August 26th

What's with all these startups at VMworld this year? There are a number that are showing up in Las Vegas next week. Here are five that are catching our eye. We'll be interviewing executives from...»

Apple and LTE: What to Expect

Anton Wahlman | August 26th

Have you ever used LTE? If you live in the U.S. and you consider the four major carriers, using LTE means Verizon Wireless, which has launched LTE in most major cities. Verizon has at least three smartphones, two...»

East Coast Cell Phone Carriers Brace Themselves for Hurricane Irene

Kyt Dotson | August 26th

Natural disasters have a two-fold effect on infrastructure—and this is especially the case for wireless carriers—first there’s the actual damage caused to fiber, wire, and transmitter towers inflicted by the disaster itself and second there’s the sudden spike...»

Red Hat Reveals Desire to Get Into the Hadoop/NoSQL Business

Klint Finley | August 26th

Red Hat will likely acquire a player in the Apache Hadoop and/or NoSQL space in the near future CEO Jim Whitehurst said in an interview with InternetNews.com. "When I say I don't want to be a database...»

Why I’m Waiting for a Windows 8 Tablet

Steven Hodson | August 26th

Up until about two years ago I had never owned a laptop, or even a cellphone. It wasn’t that I didn’t want one, or rather thought I needed one, but  a matter of having the disposable income to...»

Does The Sexuality of a CEO Matter?

Tom Foremski | August 26th

The sexuality of CEOs is a dull subject I have no interest in what they do with their genitalia and I think I'm right in speaking for the majority of people in our Silicon Valley circles. I raise this...»