OpenLogic Rolls Out Open PaaS to the Public

Maria Deutscher | October 27th

OpenLogic finally launched CloudSwing, a so-called open platform-as-a-service the company first announced back in August.  CloudSwing seeks to differentiate itself from other solutions by being completely vendor-agnostic and providing a lot of customization options: ...»

Google Plus Now Available on Google Apps – Another Big Step for Social Business

Alex Williams | October 27th

Google Plus opened to Google Apps today, allowing customers to manually turn it on for their organization. According to the Google Enterprise blog, once Google Plus users turn it on, they can go to Google+...»

Customer Service Hell: Web Conferencing

Jeff Nolan | October 27th

I have gone through some really bad customer experiences with online and offline services but few have rivaled that of my recent trials and tribulations with web conferencing service providers. This all started when I suffered from dropped...»

Android Craves a Fragmentation Fix: Is Ice Cream Sandwich Tasty Enough?

Cherr Aira | October 27th

With its undeniable dominance, Android still faces a lurking dilemma that could threaten its market leadership: fragmentation.  Android has gazillion of hardware contractors, which makes implementing updates a monumental task—an advantage on the...»

Can Casascius (Physical) Bitcoins Actually Spurn Legality?

Kyt Dotson | October 27th

The easy answer is probably still: “No.” Recently, an innovative Bitcoin enthusiast named Mike Caldwell from Utah decided that his beloved bitcoins were too virtual and decided to make a product that could represent them. Casascius Bitcoins...»

Amazon Simplifies Global Brand, Seeks Growth in China

Isha Suri | October 27th

Amazon has recently made some important updates to its China site - Joyo Amazon.  The company has renamed 'Joyo Amazon' to simply 'Amazon,' and has a new URL to match: "" It is believed that...»

Green Expansion Is the Key to Facebook’s Arctic Datacenter

Mellisa Tolentino | October 27th

These days, with the boom in mobile computing, companies need to accommodate the growth of data generated, especially when almost every company now offers some sort of cloud service.  But when it comes to datacenters...»

Skype Plays Third Wheel in Tango Mango Party

Saroj Kar | October 27th

Video telephony on Windows Phone Mango with Tango? Microsoft has now confirmed that the video chat app will be officially available on Windows Phone platform starting this November. Tango, the application to make video...»

Dropbox for Teams is Good for Business

Mellisa Tolentino | October 27th

File sharing and storage in the cloud is probably a top priority for businesses and consumers today, especially now that most companies are allowing use of personal devices in the workplace.  Everyone wants their office...»

Citrix Buzz: New NetScaler amongst Fresh Offerings

Maria Deutscher | October 27th

Virtualization solutions maker Citrix had a few major announcements this week, and here are some of the highlights we haven’t covered already.  The company launched a bunch of new offerings that represent a significant extension...»