Apple Fined for Not Complying with EU Consumer Regulations

Maria Deutscher | December 27th

Apple Sales International, Apple Italia Srl and Apple Retail Italia were fined a total of 900,000 Euros, or about $1.2 million, by Italy’s Antitrust Authority for misleading customers about its tech support polices.  Officials said that...»

Just in time for Christmas, Cloud Gaming Service OnLive Adds Xperia PLAY Support

Kyt Dotson | December 27th

If you happen to own one of these phones, you’re probably already an avid gamer so this little tidbit will probably fill your stockings with joy. Now a long-time pioneer of cloud-based gaming, OnLive announced on Thursday that...»

Samsung Backtracks on ICS Updates as Android Gains Pentagon Approval

Mellisa Tolentino | December 27th

When reports of the Samsung Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab not getting the Android 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich surfaced, users of said devices were outraged. Because of all the backlash received by Samsung...»

Your Address Book Goes Multi-Platform

Anton Wahlman | December 27th

Your desk may be filled with all sorts of disorganized paper piles. Your receipts may not be making it into an organized shoebox. Who knows how often you do laundry. You sure aren't balancing your checkbook. However, no matter...»

This Week in Cloud: Expansion, New Funding

Maria Deutscher | December 27th

This past week or so we’ve had a couple of product announcements from three major players in the industry, in addition to two milestone rounds of funding in two smaller companies. SAP announced a major ...»

The 28th Chaos Communication Congress: A Look at the Future of Hacking Food, Society and Ourselves

Alex Williams | December 27th

It's nearing the end of 2011 and a certain reality is emerging about the years ahead. Computers are not just desktops or smartphones. They have found their way into just about everything we know of....»

Mobile is Key for Music Cloud in 2012

Mellisa Tolentino | December 27th

There are only a few days left in 2011, and if by now you still have no clue what the cloud is, then this just might help you catch up before the new year begins. First,...»

Cisco Networking Academy Opens Up First Branch in Rio

Maria Deutscher | December 27th

Cisco's first Praça do Conhecimento, or "Knowledge Square," has been launched in Rio de Janeiro this week. The project is a collaboration between city officials and the Cisco Networking Academy; a global program that...»

What Will Mobile Security Look Like in 2012?

Mellisa Tolentino | December 27th

In the past 12 months, we’ve seen how easily we become victims of malicious acts in the form of malware, hacktivists, cyber criminals, as well as other methods of breaching security in our mobile devices....»

Big Data Growth: Increased Awareness for Better or Worse

Maria Deutscher | December 27th

Big data and Hadoop were big in 2011, and will likely be bigger in the coming year. O’Reilly’s Audrey Watters looked at the direction this trend took in the past year, and rounded up...»