Simon Crosby on Openness and Leaving Citrix for a Startup

Alex Williams | June 22nd

Citrix CTO Simon Crosby announced today that he is leaving the company to form a startup that has received $9.2 million in a series A round of funding  from Andreessen Horowitz, Ignition Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. Crosby serves as...»

New Media Minute:Tips For Advertising in Online Video

Daisy Whitney | June 22nd

Online video advertising is poised to grow 52% in ad dollars this year, so how can producers snag some of those brand dollars? We asked Miles Beckett, CEO of EQAL and the creator of LonelyGirl15, for...»

Future of the Cloud? GigaOm Survey Shows Slow Adoption

Alex Williams | June 22nd

The growth and interest in cloud computing are two different things entirely. The growth is still minimal. The interest is astounding. Combined and you get a picture of a market still trying to find itself. That about...»

Happy Shipping No. 5 Mozilla, Love IE Team

Steven Hodson | June 22nd

There might be some serious rivalry between browser makers, but that didn’t stop the IE team from being gracious and sending the Firefox team a congratulatory cake on shipping version 5 of their browser.   [Cross-posted at ...»

DotCloud Officially Launches, Ready to Take on Any Stack

Kristen Nicole | June 22nd

DotCloud, the PaaS provider that angles to offer a single platform interface for any stack, has gone public with its service, officially exiting the private beta stage.  Developers and IT organizations can use DotCloud to...»

A Flip Twist to NYC BigApps Challenge – Start with the Problem. Then Develop.

Kristina Farrah | June 22nd

Following the success of the annual NYC BigApps competition, the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the New York City Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT) in partnership with Challenge Post,...»

ClickFox Adds Advisory Board, Pushes Innovations in Big Data BI

Maria Deutscher | June 22nd

Big data analytics is drawing a lot of attention, both from the direction of businesses looking to monetize their data, and solutions providers working around developing increasingly sophisticated and comprehensive offerings. ClickFox, a maker of...»

Kik Messenger Reaches a Real-Time Milestone. Watch Out Twitter!

Ross LaRocco | June 22nd

I'm a huge fan of services that focus on bringing a real-time experience to it's users.  Kik is a messaging application for iPhone and Android which provides an alternative to texting. The company...»

Red Hat Proves Why Amazon Web Services Is A Must Consideration

Alex Williams | June 21st

There was some news today that did not get a lot of attention. Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) now runs on Amazon Web Services. But before you yawn and lay your head on that old-fashioned desk...»

Android Malware Beefs Up Trickery Tactics

Cherr Aira | June 21st

Android threats are getting more advanced and refined in terms of their ability to mask themselves and spoof the Android Market. Lookout, a smartphone security service for safeguarding mobile devices, has found a...»