Windows Gets a Desktop Gadget for Google+

Steven Hodson | September 8th

Not everyone in the world likes living in a browser. (Unlike my good friend Louis Gray, who does. I still have a bone to pick with you about that Louis.)  I, on the other hand am the...»

Android App Ecosystem Overtaking Apple App Store

Maria Pila | September 8th

Android Market has shown some real growth over the last year, and there's no doubt that at some point this had to happen.  Or, at least, it will.  Since the launch of the iTunes App...»

Google Favors Android Partners, What Else Is New?

Mellisa Tolentino | September 8th

When Google acquired Motorola Mobility, concerns regarding Google playing favorites grew.  Though they have been doing this for quite some time now, reading an actual statement from Google regarding this still brought that...»

Apple Takes Samsung to Japan Courts

Mellisa Tolentino | September 8th

After taking hit, after hit, after hit from Apple, Samsung is gearing up for another battle as Apple is out to get them--this time in Japan. Apple filed a lawsuit in the Tokyo...»

Intelligence Community Puts Up Money for an Easier to Use Hadoop

Klint Finley | September 8th

Platfora, a startup dedicated to making Apache Hadoop easier to use, came out of stealth today and announced $5.68 million in series A funding. The company was founded by Ben Werther, who was head of product...»

Start Of The .XXX “Sunrise” Period

Mellisa Tolentino | September 8th

Last month we did an article about the .xxx domain, and how it is both beneficial and easier to identify porn sites, but also poses a threat for the non-porn industry.  The ICM Registry...»

HP Opens Public Cloud Offering to Beta Testers

Maria Pila | September 8th

Hewlett-Packard Co. is taking a step closer toward its promise of offering a public cloud service by providing early access to select testers. HP announced on Wednesday that it has launched its HP Cloud...»

Google Helps HTC Battle Apple, US Patent System Up For Reform

Mellisa Tolentino | September 8th

The Android platform has taken a hit from every possible contender, including Apple, Oracle, Microsoft, RIM and even the FTC.  And Google isn’t the only one affected by this, as partners using the...»

Facebook Valuation Soars as IPO Nears, Board Grows

Saroj Kar | September 7th

It looks like Facebook really wants to stay on top, as would any industry leader.  According to a Reuters report, Facebook’s revenue is doubled to $1.6 billion in first half of the year. The net...»

Salesforce.com Spends $2.6 Million on Social.com Domain Name

Klint Finley | September 7th

Salesforce.com was likely the mystery winner of the social.com domain name auction, which went for $2.6 million, putting its spending for domain names in the past year over $4 million. According to Fusible, the domain name is...»