IBM’s $7 Billion Cloud Agenda, and Some Mobile Testing along the Way

Maria Deutscher | April 10th

IBM CFO Mark Loughridge said in a 2011 interview that his company’s revenues from cloud services will pass the $7 billion mark in 2015, and in 2012 Big Blue's path to achieve this goal...»

Infochimps Rounds Out Platform with Dashpot

Maria Deutscher | April 10th

Earlier this year big data marketplace operator and tools maker Infochimps unveiled an enterprise data-as-a-service offering for managing large scale analytics, which is offered as a hosted solution or an on-premise license. This week the...»

Kinect Used to Operate Four-Story High Pipe Organ in Australia

Kyt Dotson | April 10th

Melbourne, Australia is the home of an extravagant and beautiful four-story high pipe organ called the Town Hall Grand Organ—installed in 1872, the organ was almost entirely rebuilt in 1905 and still stands today. Originally built...»

Apple Hits $600B Market Cap While Sony Reports $6.4B Annual Loss

Mellisa Tolentino | April 10th

Last week Samsung Electronics Co. and HTC released their 2012 Q1 guidance reports in which Samsung was noted to be performing remarkably well, while HTC was in a bit of a rut.  More companies...»

SAP Buys Leading Enterprise Mobile Development Shop and Announces $155 Million Startup Fund

Alex Williams | April 10th

It is all about HANA today at SAP's press event in San Francisco.  HANA as a real-time platform and HANA as the foundation for a major push to attract developers through a new $155...»

Anonymous Brings DDoS Fist Down on UK and Turns Attention Towards China Over Human Rights

Kyt Dotson | April 10th

The Anonymous collective brewed up a storm over this weekend by taking aim at government websites belonging to China and England. The cells involved have been communicating via Twitter and made warning of their attacks days ahead of...»

Amazon Appstore’s In-App Purchasing is Another Play Against Google

Mellisa Tolentino | April 10th

In-app purchasing is probably the best way for developers to monetize their products, something Amazon did not consider when they launched the Amazon Appstore for Android over a year ago. The Amazon Appstore gave Android...»

Is Your IT Service Provider Just Telling You What You Want to Hear?

Klint Finley | April 10th

Eric Garland, a futurist/strategic analyst, published an indictment of strategic consulting last week in The Atlantic. Although Garland is focused on the sort of foresight services provided to governments and CEOs and boards of...»

Auto HTML5 Switches for Mobile Ads with Jivox Update

Maria Deutscher | April 10th

Jivox is the developer of an interactive mobile advertising platform that lets marketers create their own ads using the solution’s self-dubbed “rich graphical user interface.” And today the company updated its flagship offering with...»

HP Opens Public Cloud

Alex Williams | April 10th

For months, we've heard the rumblings about HP's public cloud. Insiders have been offering invites.  HP's intentions have been no secret,  but now it is official. The HP Public cloud will open to the public...»