The Future of Mobile Gaming Goes Beyond the Screen

Maria Pila | August 24th

In the summer of 2011, Latitude research surveyed a few hundred gamers and interviewed some forward-thinking game makers and game enthusiasts to understand what the future might hold for the gaming scene. ­The stereotype...»

Taptera Lands $2M As Mobile Enterprise Gains Popularity

Mellisa Tolentino | August 24th

Taptera, the mobile enterprise apps maker for Apple iPads and iPhones, has just taken in $2 million in a Series A funding round led by Terence Garnett, a notable Silicon Valley investor, who will...»

Browser Wars Play Nice with Congratulatory Cupcakes

Mellisa Tolentino | August 24th

The rapid-fire schedule of browser releases these days shows what a competitive industry this has become.  Recent changes harp on the security measures a browser provider must take in order to appeal to an increasingly...»

Mobile Workers Slack Off to be More Productive

Maria Deutscher | August 24th

Smartphone and tablet technology is still maturing, but it has already managed to establish a foothold in the office, and this trend is moving forward fast.  Mobile devices have several obvious advantages to workers, including...»

Microsoft Pursues webOS Developers With Free Phones, Tools & Training

Mellisa Tolentino | August 24th

In the olden days, when one wanted to court someone, they offered flowers, luxurious gifts, extravagant dates and even songs to serenade their heart’s desire. Microsoft can be akin to a suitor pursuing a lovely dame...»

Springpad Goes Social, with On-Demand Recommendations from Check-ins to Likes

Kristen Nicole | August 24th

When web bookmarking and note-taking began to grow in popularity, it was only a matter of time before things got social.  We’ve seen the industry groping its way towards a more socially-oriented form of sharing...»

Mobile Showdown: Apple vs Android Still The Main Event

Cherr Aira | August 24th

The mobile war is so on. Google’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility for vested intentions, including fighting infringement cases and building its own prototypes and hardware devices, has been all but a warning to...»

What’s Next for HP WebOS? Connected Devices

Saroj Kar | August 23rd

In recently slashing prices for its TouchPad by $100 and then later again lowered the price to $99 for 16 GB and $149 for 32 GB, HP brought new life to the dying...»

Big Data Travels around the World, Too

Maria Deutscher | August 23rd

Big data analytics is picking up momentum worldwide, and most companies have already started to dig into their stockpile of data in one way or another, for a variety of reasons. Not all are using...»

Business Intelligence Uprising Centers on Social Media Data

Cherr Aira | August 23rd

Do the math: 750 million plus Facebook members and 200 million tweets daily—and you get the titanic bandwagon of social media data.  And with data comes market trends, behavioral patterns and customers’ demands.  These...»