Anonymous Busy Over Weekend Attacking CIA, Mexico, Greece, Alabama DHS Websites

Kyt Dotson | February 13th

It’s been an extremely busy weekend for Anonymous hactivist cells who have struck out at government and police websites across the globe. On Friday, the website for the CIA was reported as having gone down. Multiple reports that it...»

AT&T Unlimited Data Plan: You May Get Throttled

Saroj Kar | February 13th

Last year, AT&T warned smartphone customers that it will slow down their service once the user hits 2GB of data used in a month. AT&T reasoned that only the top 5 percent of data...»

Steam: Hackers Accessed Backup Copy of Database in November 2011

Kyt Dotson | February 13th

Over the weekend, Valve’s consumer-class cloud-based game delivery service, Steam had an announcement about the hack that affected their service in November 2011. Gabe Newell, CEO of Steam, told users that while hackers had not accessed Steam...»

VMware Gains OEM Deals with Cisco, Mitel

Maria Deutscher | February 13th

VMware, the majority-owned virtualization unit of storage giant EMC, has entered into two new reseller agreements with Cisco and Mitel, a provider of call center solutions. The relationship with Cisco focuses on the enterprise. VMware View...»

Boxee After DVR Subscriptions as Cord-Cutting Goes Mainstream

Mellisa Tolentino | February 13th

Boxee, the cross-platform freeware HTPC (Home Theater PC) software application with a 10-foot user interface and social networking features designed for the living-room TV, is said to be considering the launch of a...»

AppMobi’s New Platform Provides In-Game Analytics

Maria Deutscher | February 13th

App development solutions maker AppMobi introduced its latest product today, a software development kit for developers that’s specifically designed to power HTML5-based applications. The company has managed to pack a long list of...»

Apple Gives In to Public Outcry, Investigates Foxconn Factories

Kristina Farrah | February 13th

After years of criticism and complaints, Apple finally requested the Fair Labor Association (FLA) to audit its assembly suppliers in China, including the notorious Foxconn Factories in Shenzhen and Chengdou.  The decision comes


BitNami Offers App Package for the Private (and Public) Cloud

Alex Williams | February 13th

BitNami is known for packaging open source apps.  It's a pretty handy service. A customer can run a BitNami app package on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other public cloud environments. In all, BitNami...»

What’s In Store for Google TV? YouTube Update for Starters

Mellisa Tolentino | February 13th

In October of last year, Google launched the much needed 2.0 update for Google TV.  The update brought a simpler interface with a customizable home screen that is app-integrated to make browsing and selections...»

The Best of Whitney Houston – Videos, Tweets and More! #RIPWhitney

Mellisa Tolentino | February 13th

Whitney Houston, the woman with a voice that can send shivers down your spine, passed away Saturday night, the day before the 54th Grammy Awards where she was supposed to perform.  And guess how...»