Kinect Developers Start Your Compilers: Microsoft to Launch Accelerator Program

Kyt Dotson | November 21st

Developers seeking to take advantage of Kinect and Natural User Interface technology might just get a boost up from Microsoft this coming spring. The software giant has begun signups for their Kinect Accelerator program. The company...»

Galaxy Nexus has Volume Bug, but No Flash (Yet)

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

Just last week, the Galaxy Nexus was finally made available in the the UK market.  According to AnanTech’s preliminary analysis, the Galaxy Nexus offers better browsing compared to the iPhone 4S, but iPhone...»

Apple-Motorola Lawsuit: $2.7 Billion at Risk

Saroj Kar | November 21st

Following the victory of Motorola Mobility in a legal dispute against Apple in Germany related to the infringement of two patents, it seems that the Californian Company risks a loss of $2.7 billion in an...»

Pakistan Curtails Freedom From eVPN To SMS

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

Back in August it was reported that Pakistan aimed to ban eVPNs, or encrypted virtual private networks, to tighten their leash and increase cyber security with the rise in documented cyber attacks.  This wasn’t...»

Save Money and Gas Thanksgiving Weekend with Zimride’s Latest Route

Phoebe Mandap | November 21st

Zimride is having a growth spurt, turning to the holidays to launch a new route between San Francisco and Lake Tahoe.  Opening to public starting Thanksgiving Day, Zimride will give a free tank of gas...»

Using Activity Streams to Give Badges Instead of Performance Reviews

Alex Williams | November 21st

It seems like every day we see new ways to turn industrial age management tactics into ones more suited for the digital economy. Take the activity stream, for example. It is becoming the modern  equivalent...»

Gates To Testify In Revived Novell Case

Mellisa Tolentino | November 21st

Back in 2004, Novell filed an anticompetitive lawsuit against Microsoft for allegedly duping them before Windows 95 was released.  Novell owned WordPerfect back then, and Microsoft allegedly urged them to make a compatible version for the...»

Splashtop Tops the Best iPad, Android Tablet Business Apps of the Week

Maria Deutscher | November 19th

In this week’s list of bets business tablet apps, Splashtop for Android tablets took the number one spot. The enterprise version of the highly popular remote desktop app for both Android and the iPad features...»

Salesforce CEO Sees Growth After Q3 Revenue Boost, Shareholders Disappointed

Maria Deutscher | November 18th

Cloud-based CRM provider Salesforce reported its earnings for 3Q2011 and delivered its forecast for the next quarter as well.  Salesforce’s earnings have proved themselves to be a rather good indicator of the


Are Mobile Malware Threats Actually Real?

Mellisa Tolentino | November 18th

With the boom of mobile devices there is also an increase in malware attacks -- according to several reports.  The latest Juniper Networks report states that since July 2011, Android malware increased by 472%, partly...»