Ex-Cisco Employee Accused on Hacking Charges

Saroj Kar | August 5th

Cyber-attacks are becoming more recurrent now, and large organizations are suffering sleepless nights to remediate it. The latest to hit, a former Cisco engineer is accused of computer hacking charges by a federal grand jury....»

Ex-Microsoft Executive Named To Top US Tech Post

Maria Pila | August 5th

Former Microsoft executive served as Bill Gates' assistant in the past, and now Steven VanRoekel has been named as the next chief information officer for the federal government.  In 2009, VanRoekel joined the Obama administration as managing...»

Cloud Week in Review: iCloud for Developers, VMware License Update

Maria Deutscher | August 5th

There were a few major updates this week in the cloud space, starting with VMware’s vSphere 5 licensing change. When the fifth version of the currently dominant hypervisor was launched, the company sought to cash in...»

Mobage Gains Carrier Support, Extends Mobile Gaming Revenue Channels

Mellisa Tolentino | August 5th

Just before July ended, DeNA company ngmoco announced that its Mobage social games platform for Android has been released in English-speaking countries around the world.  On August 4, ngmoco announced the roll out...»

Who is Tom Williams? MyBitcoin.com Reappears with Statement Claiming Site Was Hacked

Kyt Dotson | August 5th

The semi-anonymous developers who ran MyBitcoin.com have left a cryptographically signed message on the front page of their site talking about why the site went AWOL last month along with almost $250,000 worth of BTC. Although the...»

Android, iOS or Others: Which Platform Suits You?

Mellisa Tolentino | August 5th

Admit it, you want an Apple device, be it for the design of the software or its outer aesthetics.  But unfortunately, due its higher price compared to other devices, you can’t afford one.  So many...»

People Plus Data are Aging and Living Longer

Greg Schulz | August 5th

Lets face it, people and information are living longer and thus there are more of each along with a strong interdependency by both.

People living and data being retained longer should not be a surprise, take a


Bitcoin Hackathon in Finland Sept 2-4 Seeking Software Engineers

Maria Deutscher | August 5th

The Bitcoin Hackathon conference will be held in Aalto Venture Garage, Betonimiehenkuja 3, Espoo, Finland on September 2-4. The free 2-day event is the latest evidence of the tech and startup boom the Nordic region has been going...»

Square Fraud was Inevitable. Encryption, Anyone?

Maria Pila | August 5th

Researchers at the Black Hat security conference on Thursday revealed ways in which the Square payment system, which turns any iPhone, iPad or Android into a point-of-sale credit card processor, could be used for...»

In-House SaaS, Security and Other Software Questions Answered

Bert Latamore | August 5th

Wikibon member and Software-as-a-Service expert Derek Singleton, who provides detailed information on SaaS and in-house business software on Software Advice Web site, has posted an article providing answers to the top three questions that...»