Orb and Netflix Sweep the Mobile Scene, Streaming Videos to More Devices

Kristina Farrah | September 12th

Amidst the growing mobile competition, Orb Live pulls out a decider, allowing users to enjoy an entire media collection (music, photos and videos) to stream on their favorite mobile device via PC or Mac....»

Primary Data Optimization: Wikibon Tackles Another Tough Topic

Maria Deutscher | September 12th

We're all well aware that big data is driving innovation at the enterprise and startup levels, but beyond recognizing big data needs and its industry impact, we must now determine how to best implement it....»

Broadcom Expands 4G Goals with NetLogic Acquisition

Mellisa Tolentino | September 12th

Broadcom Corp., a leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, announced today that it has agreed to buy NetLogic Microsystems Inc., a provider of intelligent semiconductor solutions that are powering...»

Patent Reform Impacts IT: More Trolling, or Innovation?

Maria Deutscher | September 12th

A decade-old bill that is referred to as an almost complete overhaul of the current U.S patent system is expected to receive final congressional passage this month, the WSJ reports, and there are mixed...»

SAP Sybase Downplays NoSQL for ISVs

Alex Williams | September 12th

In a  briefing on Friday, I learned about Sybase new "SQL Anywhere OnDemand Edition," that in a press release the company says "provides cloud-specific tooling and features that allow ISVs to manage data for cloud...»

9/11: the 10th Anniversary Commemorated Through iOS, Android Apps

Mellisa Tolentino | September 12th

Ten years ago on the morning of September 11, the entire world was shocked when four jet planes were hijacked by terrorists.  The first plane hit the World Trade Center’s North Tower at 8:46...»

Activity Streams are the New Information Cortex: 4 Examples [Infographic]

Alex Williams | September 10th

I've written a lot about activity streams over the past few years. Yesterday I, reported the news about Strides, the new service from VMware's Socialcast that combines activity streams with task management. Strides...»

Google to Announce Dart: Yet Another Programming Language

Klint Finley | September 9th

If you think what the world needs is another programming language you'll be delighted to know that Google has a new one just for you. It's called Dart and it will be announced at the GOTO...»

Mobile Market is Booming. But Can It Save a Nation’s Economy?

Cherr Aira | September 9th

The mobile market is still an emerging one, and as it strives for stable ground, it's still a reactionary market as well.  Even when the iconic Steve Jobs stepped down from his CEO post...»

Bartz, Shareholders Continue to Blast Yahoo Board

Saroj Kar | September 9th

Carol Bartz's departure as Yahoo's CEO isn't going to be enough to pacify many Yahoo shareholders, and there's even been a call for a few other choice board members.  The decision left investors and analysts...»