Former Yahoo Employee Sides with Facebook in Patent “Envy” Dispute

Mellisa Tolentino | March 14th

Andy Baio, a former Yahoo employee, is siding with Facebook in the Yahoo-Facebook patent dispute. In an article on Wired, Baio relays his story of how his patents, which he thought would be used to...»

Incapsula Report: More than Half of Website Visitors are Machines

Tom Foremski | March 14th

Incapsula, a provider of cloud-based security for web sites, released a study today showing that 51% of web site traffic is automated software programs, and the majority is potentially damaging, -- automated exploits from hackers, spies, scrapers,...»

AllClear Launches ID Mobile, Empowers Consumers to Protect Themselves

Kristen Nicole | March 14th

AllClear is putting security matters into consumers' hands with AllClear Mobile ID for iOS. The new app will alert consumers when retailers, law enforcement and cyber security experts report that thieves have access


Why SSD Based Arrays and Storage Appliances can be a Good Idea (Part I)

Greg Schulz | March 14th

Robin Harris (aka @storagemojo) recently in a blog post asks a question and thinks solid state devices (SSDs) using SAS or SATA interface in traditional


Apple Still Dominates the Tablet Wars, though Android Will Close In by 2015

Mellisa Tolentino | March 14th

There are a lot of tablets available these days and it’s quite hard to choose from the buffet.  But it looks like no matter how many Android tablets pop up in the market, consumers are...»

Mobile App Developers Must Weigh Collecting Data, Privacy

Guest Author | March 14th

Developers, by nature, want to build the coolest and most useful applications on the market.  This often means packing a mobile application with all the latest features and functionality that the platform makes available. Accelerometer?...»

Is Ambient Discovery the Radical Transparency We Need? The #SXSW Petri Dish

Kristen Nicole | March 14th

Is ambient discovery the “radical transparency” the social world needs?  There’s been a few conversations cropping up at SXSW this year around ambient social discovery and the future of social media, which is becoming a...»

Samsung to Supply iPad Screens, AT&T Wants Quiet Settlement

Mellisa Tolentino | March 14th

Today’s mobile roundup features Samsung as Apple iPad screen supplier, Apple’s legal battles, AT&T’s silent settlement and more. Samsung Though Samsung Electronics and Apple are battling in court, their soured relationship once again turn sweet as Samsung...»

Flow Making Apps Work with Big Data

Maria Deutscher | March 14th

There's an ongoing discussion circulating throughout the IT industry in anticipation of the big data-cloud convergence, and the result is always apps.  Applications are expected to start leveraging datasets to deliver a higher level of...»

One of Us Just Joined SAP

Alex Williams | March 13th

One of us just joined SAP. That's the first thing I thought of this morning when I heard the news that Sameer Patel has joined SAP as Global Vice President for the Social Software Business group. Sameer...»