Siri’s Cousin Trapit Launches AI Search Assistant

Kristen Nicole | November 14th

From the same artificial intelligence platform as Siri comes its cousin Trapit, a personalized web search tool powered by one of today’s most popular technologies.  It launches its public beta today, letting in the...»

Dell’s Take on I/O in the Cloud Datacenter

Maria Deutscher | November 14th

Dell recently released a case study about NIC partitioning (NPAR), a method that splits an Ethernet port into four virtual ports and consequently saves PCI Express (PCIe) slots. It also lets admins to provision bandwidth...»

A Gorgeous Time Map Unconcerned About Distance

Alex Williams | November 14th

I can care less about the distance when I take the bus across town. I am far more interested in how long it will take me to travel the ten miles from my home in...»

Salesforce.com Acquires Cloud Consulting Company Model Metrics

Klint Finley | November 14th

At Dreamforce this year Salesforce.com executives said the company is taking a more consultative role. The company is making good on that promise today with an agreement to acquire Model Metrics, a social cloud consulting...»

Nutanix Shows Off Its Fusion-Power

Maria Deutscher | November 14th

Scale-out SAN appliance maker Nutanix demonstrated the performance of its Fusion ioMemory-powered Nutanix Complete Cluster in 50-node benchmark. Each node was equipped with a 320 GB ioDrive.

 This marks the latest milestone for

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Survey: Nearly Half of Businesses Received No Leads from Social Media Campaigns

Klint Finley | November 14th

Last week I mentioned I was a bit grouchy about the failures of social business. Here's an example of why: 42% of the respondents haven't generated any leads from their social media campaigns, according to an...»

Datacenter Virtualization: It’s Complicated

Maria Deutscher | November 14th

Companies are virtualizing to optimize their hardware resources, lowering the number of servers and consequently power needed to run jobs. Virtualization can also boost overall efficiency beyond just lowered costs, to include an increase in...»

Windows Embed is Latest Big Data Outlet for Microsoft

Isha Suri | November 14th

Microsoft is fleshing out its new Big Data strategy, paving its way to the land of Big Data opportunity.  Taking its efforts in the right direction, Microsoft is looking at its Windows Embedded group to...»

Kobo Vox Joins Crowded e-Reader Market as Kindle Fire Leads Developer Interest

Mellisa Tolentino | November 14th

The tablet market is hot, and Kobo is hoping to get in on the party.  Kobo recently launched the Kobo Touch Edition, which is a fresh take on eReaders as it featured realistic page turns,...»

Bitcoin Wallet Encryption Bug Discovered in Official Client

Kyt Dotson | November 14th

News is circulating the Internet right now that a serious bug has been discovered in the newly minted “encrypt wallet” functionality of the official client for Bitcoin versions 0.4 and 0.5. The private keys may be left unencrypted...»