Google Not Planning to Buy Akamai, Debunks Early Rumors

Maria Deutscher | October 13th

Yesterday Business Insider reported that internet search giant Google may be planning to acquire Akamai, a web acceleration solutions maker.  This resulted in a 10 percent rise in the latter’s shares, which have been going...»

Microsoft Calling for Beta Testers for the New Xbox Metro-Style dashboard

Steven Hodson | October 13th

Metro is permeating through just about every product in Microsoft’s arsenal and word came out during the last week that even the Xbox 360 would be getting a Metro make-over. According to the rumor, Microsoft was supposed...»

Dennis Ritchie RIP: Computer Science Pioneer and Father of the C Programming Language

Kyt Dotson | October 13th

Dennis Ritchie, the inventor of the programming language C and the co-inventor of the UNIX operating system has shuffled off this mortal coil. His contributions to contemporary computing are so far reaching that his work has...»

Dell’s Next Steps for Mobile, PC and Enterprise

Mellisa Tolentino | October 13th

"Dell World 2011: Unlocking Innovation in the Virtual Era”
These are the words used to entice technology lovers intrigue for Dell's 3-day event, which started on October 12 and will last until October 14, in Austin,...»

RIP Dennis Ritchie, Co-Creator of Unix and Creator of the C Programming Language

Klint Finley | October 13th

Computer scientist Dennis Ritchie wasn't as famous as Steve Jobs, but his contributions to technology are at least as mammoth. Alcatel Lucent Bell Labs confirmed today that Ritchie died October 8th. He was best known...»

Monetizing Mobile Security: the Good and the Ugly

Kristina Farrah | October 13th

Let’s start with the bad news. Android’s currently dealing with a fake Netflix app that looks identical to the original one. It was first spotted on an online user forum, and works

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Did Mafia Wars Bring Down Air Force Unmanned Drone Operations?

Kyt Dotson | October 13th

The computer virus that has poxed the United States Air Force drone fleet appears to be a type routinely used to steal credentials from players who play Mafia Wars online. According to unofficial reports, drone command caught an...»

Mobile Traffic Surging, iOS Devices Dominate

Kristina Farrah | October 13th

We are now seeing the horizon that harbingers the domination of mobile traffic. It was previously predicted that mobile devices will soon topple traffic for desktop computers, and it’s starting to happen

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Occupy Wall Street: Interactive Tech Brings a Message to the World

Mellisa Tolentino | October 13th

We’ve been hearing about Occupy Wall Street for almost four weeks now but it seems like no one really has a clear idea of who they are, why are they protesting, where they are protesting...»

Cloud Sync Gets Hotter: Citrix Acquires ShareFile

Klint Finley | October 13th

I've been saying in recent weeks that file syncing is hot. Dropbox reportedly declined a $600 million acquisition offer from Apple, and Box is rumored to have declined an offer of over $500 million. Dropbox is now...»