IBM’s Latest Patent Pays Cash for Healthy Diets

Saroj Kar | January 3rd

IBM has recently patented a system of reward in hard cash for those who consume healthy foods. The patent, entitled “providing consumers with incentives for healthy eating habits,” aims to reduce the indirect costs...»

What to Watch For at CES 2012: Droid 4, Intel Phones and More

Mellisa Tolentino | January 3rd

It’s already 2012, the start of a new year and for some, the beginning of a new chapter in their lives.  While everyone is still getting accustomed to the gadgets they received over the holidays,...»

Android Users Guide Mobile Trends and Hairstyles

Maria Deutscher | January 2nd

We’ve got some confirmation Android has managed to climb its way to the top of the U.S global chart recently. The latest report by comScore found that Android rose 3.1 percent in the quarter...»

Fusion-io’s Three Big Drivers in 2012

Maria Deutscher | January 2nd

The year 2011 has been very successful for a lengthy list of companies, including flash storage solutions maker Fusion-io. Reflecting on that, Fusion-io outlined three key areas of disruption related to its industry in a...»

Fake “Official” Siri App Shows Demand for Android Assistant

Saroj Kar | January 2nd

Everyone wants to Siri, but not everyone wants an iPhone 4S. For this reason, you throw a search in Android Market for “Siri” and you'll get a few dozen hits. But none of these work...»

Linux is Coming to Microsoft Azure in 2012 – Sort Of

Klint Finley | January 2nd

Mary Jo Foley reports that Microsoft will support the ability to create persistent virtual machines on Azure this year. This means that uses will be able to create virtual Linux servers on Azure without losing state....»

This Week in Cloud: Economics with Cost Monitoring, Open-Source Software

Maria Deutscher | January 2nd

Cost efficiency and high utilization belong to the list of the top drivers behind enterprise cloud migration, so this area has naturally not been left untapped.  Two different companies have announced updates in this space throughout the...»

Top Tech Trends of 2011: Infographic

Kristina Farrah | January 2nd

2011 is officially behind us as we celebrated New Years yesterday. A lot of things have happened over the past 12 months, and we can’t help but reminisce the top trends that wowed the tech scene.


Former HP CEO Scandal Lives On, Confidential Letter Revealed

Maria Deutscher | January 2nd

An eight-page letter sent by celebrity attorney Gloria Allred to Mark Hurd on behalf of Jodie Fisher has been published by Mercury News. Both parties requested that the letter remain confidential, but a Delaware...»

Start-up Guru Signal Takes on Geek Squad

Kristina Farrah | January 2nd

In today’s digital age, tech problems are one of the myriad of things that can ruin one’s day. Good thing there are companies, old and new, that offer tech support should the situation call for it.