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...»

Playing With Fire

Jeff Nolan | November 18th

I’ve had the Kindle Fire for a few days now and here are my impressions: 1) The software layer that Amazon built on top of Android is smart and efficient. Not only does the interface hide the icon...»

Infrastructure Cybersecurity Comes to the Forefront with Illinois Water Pump Sabotage Hack

Kyt Dotson | November 18th

Joe Weiss, a managing partner for Applied Control Solutions, published barebones information on a hack damaging a city water pump that the US Department of Homeland Security indicated happened in Springfield, Illinois. The Register caught...»

Mobile Consumerism on the Rise: Infographic

Maria Deutscher | November 18th

A study by ClickFox provides a fairly up-to-date insight of the iPhone or Android holder’s purchasing behavior online, as well as additional details that further solidates the immense popularity smartphones have  gained ever since...»

Klip Gets Another $8M, Boosts Mobile Video Sector

Mellisa Tolentino | November 18th

In August, it was reported that more people are into watching videos, movies, TV shows, video clips, on their mobile devices than on TV.  It's because people like the fact that they can watch...»

HP Gears Up for Earnings Report, Adds New Board Members

Isha Suri | November 18th

Hewlett-Packard is all set to announce its earnings report next Monday after the close of the market. This will be the first earnings call under the course of new CEO Meg Whitman. What is interesting...»