Revolution Analytics Finds a New CEO

Maria Deutscher | February 3rd

Revolution Analytics, a maker of analytics software powered by the R statistical programming language, announced a major staffing change at the very core of the company’s leadership.  Dr. Norman Nie will continue to serve...»

MoMo Wins Against Apple, Samsung Confident In EU Probe

Mellisa Tolentino | February 3rd

Motorola Mobility won a second German patent ruling against Apple over their iCloud service.  The Mannheim Regional Court found Apple had infringed a patent used to synchronize e-mail accounts.

Presiding Judge Andreas Voss stated that “The

Social Mobile’s True Value for Super Bowl 2012? Business Intelligence

Kristen Nicole | February 3rd

Whether the New York Giants or New England Patriots win the Super Bowl this year, neither will be as big of a winner as the mobile and social sectors for the big game.


Nimble Storage Backs Up Blood Bank: Case Study

Maria Deutscher | February 3rd

Nimble Storage is evidently receiving orders from a broader spectrum of organizations. One of its customers is  Florida Blood Services, a not-for-profit blood bank that assists patients in critical care. The company said...»

What Twitter Sentiment Analysis Says Abut Super Bowl Quarterbacks Eli Manning and Tom Brady

Alex Williams | February 2nd

What's the Twitter sentiment for New York Giants Quarterback Eli Manning and New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady? IBM and the University of Southern California Annenberg School of Journalism did sentiment analysis to determine how people...»

A Tale of Two Letters: Facebook’s Vague Social Mission

Tom Foremski | February 2nd

Facebook's IPO documents reveals a far different culture to that of neighboring rival Google Mark Zuckerberg's letter to prospective shareholders was incredibly vague about his company's "social mission" and there was no announcement of a charitable foundation --...»

Sony Suffers Massive Losses while Apple Lands in Third for Smartphone Manufacturing

Mellisa Tolentino | February 2nd

Incoming Sony Corp. CEO Kazuo Hirai better buckle up: he is in for one bumpy ride, as the company reports that they are headed for a greater than expected $2.9 billion annual loss. In the...»

Facebook IPO Lessons

Jeff Nolan | February 2nd

Like most people, I had the opportunity to review Facebook’s IPO filing yesterday and admit that, like Apple’s recent earnings announcement, this is pretty damn impressive. Here are a couple of lessons worth reinforcing: 1) People’s view of...»

EA’s Star Wars: The Old Republic Stats Made Public: 239 Million In-Game Hours Played

Kyt Dotson | February 2nd

Since its release in late December, Star Wars: the Old Republic has sold over 2 million copies and boasts 1.7 million active users. This is being touted as the fastest growing massively-multiplayer online game of all time, dwarfing...»

Android-Loving Steve Jobs Invokes Rage on YouTube [Video]

Kristina Farrah | February 2nd

Derisive or amusing, a Taiwanese electronics company sure managed to get some worldwide attention as they impersonate Steve Jobs, turning him into an Android lover. Sporting Taiwanese comedian Ah-Ken with Job’s typical black