Kaspersky Labs Uncovers Highly Sophisticated Botnet that Forms “Indestructible” Network

Kyt Dotson | June 30th

It appeared in 2008, pulling itself out of the mire of malware ecology to quickly become dominant in its niche. Originally named TDL by its creator—identified as TDSS by Kaspersky Labs—the malware eventually became to grow into...»

Biz Stone’s Departure From Twitter Was Predictable

Tom Foremski | June 30th

Earlier this year I predicted that Twitter co-founders Ev Williams and Biz Stone wouldn't be around for long. How did I do this? It was simple: I looked at how much each of them used Twitter. The answer was not...»

Two Social Media Startups to Watch: The Donut Edition of the New Media Minute

Daisy Whitney | June 30th

As more brands, businesses and indie producers rely on social media for their marketing, here are two social media analytic startups that agencies and brands should keep an eye on – Roost, and Local Response for all the


Skype Video Chat Catches Up to Competitive Android Scene

Maria Deutscher | June 30th

Skype had a significant update today. The VoIP giant rolled out video chat support for four Android-powered devices, and announced that there are plans in place to extend the new features to more devices...»

IBM Counters Flash Bash with Universal Memory Chip

Kristina Farrah | June 30th

Let’s refocus the spotlight on Big Blue for uncovering a new kind of memory chip that can record data 100 times faster than the contemporary flash memory. This breakthrough is a peep into the future...»

Google+ Early Adopters Discover First Privacy Flaw

Kyt Dotson | June 30th

Google+ is out and the Internet populace has hit it like a bag of hammers (so hard in fact that Google had to shut down invites for a while due to overwhelming demand.) In the wake...»

App Store Revenue Estimated to Exceed $14 Billion by Next Year

Mellisa Tolentino | June 30th

These days, apps seem to make the world go round.  Everyone always has either their smartphones or tablets at hand, be it for sending messages or e-mails, watching videos, and now, for the most...»

Google+ Hands-On: Your Pants Are Vulnerable.

Ross LaRocco | June 30th

Finally got my hands on Google+ yesterday.  It's the revolutionary new initiative by Google proclaiming they will crush Facebook to its toenails.  It will redefine sharing from it's roots by putting people into circles....»

Personal Cloud Gives Birth to an Entire Ecosystem

Cherr Aira | June 30th

The personal cloud is driving the industry wild with developments that have led many to believe that this platform is already spawning an entire ecosystem, and a self-sustaining one at that. In the United States...»

Universities Find Research Benefits in HP Big Data Solutions

Maria Deutscher | June 30th

Hewlett-Packard's landed another academic partner to utilize its storage and big data solutions.  The  University of Utah’s Center for High Performance Computing (CHPC) selected HP storage technology and servers handle big data processing for its...»