When Cloud Services Shut Down

Matt Weinberger | December 6th

The cloud can bring a lot of value to the enterprise that knows how to leverage it properly. But it comes with its own set of dangers, and in many ways, it's still the wild...»

Aptare’s Paradigm Shift on Unstructured Data Management

Kristen Nicole | December 6th

Aptare introduced a new enterprise storage resource management solution it calls Aptare StorageConsole File Analytics. The software leverages patented and patent-pending technology to sort through an organization's data, allowing users to optimize IT resources by...»

Galaxy Nexus Could Hit US Stores Dec. 9

Mellisa Tolentino | December 6th

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus arrived in the UK mid-November and since its launch, it was already criticised for having a volume bug when connected on 2G.  But still, Fandroids based in the US...»

Have In-App Ads Gone Too Far? Android Caught in the Crosshair

Mellisa Tolentino | December 6th

If you want to know the latest gadget available for the holidays, there’s an app for that.  If you want to know which store offers the best deal for the gadget you want to buy,...»

Social Games on a Winning Streak: Zynga Faces Global Competition

Cherr Aira | December 6th

My Facebook notifications typically comprise of 80% requests for tools, energy, armor, help and farm money. This is how social gaming has transformed my social network into a highly competitive interacting brood. And the...»

Facebook Rivals Google on Talent Buys in 2011

Mellisa Tolentino | December 6th

Yesterday we reported that Gowalla CEO Josh Williams had neither confirmed nor denied that their company was acquired by Facebook, but later the rumors were finally laid to rest. Facebook released the following statement...»

A Second Generation Platform for Load Balancing and Testing

Alex Williams | December 6th

We have platforms for app development. Now comes a new platform specifically for load balancing and testing. BlazeMeter, out of Israel, launched today with the unveiling of its service and $1.2 million in Series A...»

Riverbed Rolls out RiOS: Integration, Expanded Support

Maria Deutscher | December 5th

Riverbed Technology rolled out Riverbed Optimization System (RiOS) 7.0, the software it uses to power its flagship Steelhead WAN optimization appliance line. The latest release includes a number of additions, including direct integration with the...»

3 Things You Need to Know About Data Scientists

Klint Finley | December 5th

Developers may be the new king makers, as our pals at Red Monk have been saying for years, but they may soon be usurped by data scientists. Data scientist roles are even harder to fill...»

Siri’s Closest Competition May Come from Detroit, Not Redmond

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | December 5th

I make no secret of the fact that I'm a fan of AI and robotics on this blog.  I have only a few dozen feeds in my collection, though, that are totally devoted to the topic of AI,...»