Cloud Storage is Hot; HP Bundles (Gigabyte scale) and Nirvanix Takes Hybrid Clouds to Hawaii (Petabyte scale)

John Furrier | December 5th

Cloud Storage is hot and we are seeing big news today with HP and Nirvanix. These two announcements Box and Nirvanix highlight the contrast between two cloud storage startups Box (consumer) and Nirvanix (enterprise) cloud...»

Tappin Acquisition Signals Growing Demand for Cloud Access

Isha Suri | December 5th

GlobalScape, the Texas based developer of secure information exchange solutions, is expanding its mobile sharing capabilities by acquiring privately-held, Seattle-based mobile file sharing innovator Tappin.  Tappin, formerly known as HomePipe Networks, will bring technology for...»

Microsoft Debuts New Xbox 360 Experience: Energizes TV-Viewing, Social Gaming, Kinect Voice Control

Kyt Dotson | December 5th

Microsoft has fastened the armor on the Xbox, donned their helmet, and grabbed their jousting lance, and thrust their ever-popular console into the arena where it’s certain to dominate as the entertainment-center of the living room. Not...»

Box CEO Gives Insider’s Take on Consumerization of IT

Maria Deutscher | December 5th

Aaron Levie, the chief executive of enterprise cloud storage provider Box, provided his view on this emerging industry, its consumer market origins, and current state.  His firm focuses mainly on corporate clients, powering 82 percent...»

FCC and AT&T Rural LTE Kerfuffle

George Ou | December 5th

A lot of ink has been spilled in the past week since AT&T withdrew its FCC application for a merger with T-Mobile and the FCC released a staff analysis report.  AT&T’s Jim Cicconi 

Samsung FTW: No US Ban!

Mellisa Tolentino | December 5th

Apple and Samsung have been battling it out in court ever since Samsung released their Galaxy line of devices.  Samsung fired back by accusing Apple of infringing their 3G and wireless technology, demanding to...»

IBM Discusses the Future of Microchips in Three New Studies

Maria Deutscher | December 5th

IBM’s almost legendary research capacity has been dedicated to a lengthy list of topics that often extending the current perception of IT.  Today, company representatives will be attending the International Electron Devices Meeting in Washington...»

MFoundry Gets $18M from Various Investors, Becomes Mobile Payments Crossroad

Mellisa Tolentino | December 5th

Late last week MasterCard, an American multinational financial services corporation, and MFoundry, the leading provider of mobile banking and payment solutions in the U.S., announced their colaboration that would take mobile banking to a...»

Facebook Is Expanding, but Why Is It Still Outdated?

Mellisa Tolentino | December 5th

Facebook's latest expansion plan is the opening of an Engineering office in New York by 2012.  The company plans to tap into  the technical talent available in this region, as well as establish an engineering...»

EMC Announces New Cloud Computing and Data Science Training Courses

Jeffrey Kelly | December 5th

EMC’s Tom Clancy believes the IT industry is at an unprecedented crossroads. “If you look at the transformation we’re all talking about now, it’s all about Cloud and Big Data,” said Clancy, Vice President of Education Services at EMC....»