Hacker Group LulzSec Downs CIA.gov Website, IT Security Community Rolls Their Eyes

Kyt Dotson | June 16th

Yesterday, the malicious Internet prankster group LulzSec directed a heavy salvo of distributed denial of service attacks at cia.gov—the public facing front for the United States Central Intelligence Bureau. As DDoS attacks are somewhat unsophisticated...»

RIM’s Got Problems but not as Bad as Nokia’s

Anton Wahlman | June 16th

The stock sentiment and recent performance for Research In Motion is terrible, with the stock retreating back to where it was in early 2009, and before then, in late 2006. At least the stock is well ahead of its $2 level...»

Hackers Binge Eats Latest Victims: ADP, Citibank and More

Cherr Aira | June 16th

A few days ago Sony, Amazon, RSA, Nintendo and Android found themselves problem-solving on how their systems were hacked.  Today, ADP, Citibank, IMF, Codemasters, Bioware and list goes on—are the latest victims of security breaches...»

Personal Cloud Gets Boost from Sony, Facebook. Affects Several Industries.

Kristina Farrah | June 16th

Sony’s peculiarly labeled subscription multimedia service Qriocity is offering unlimited music to Android, immediately competing with the recently revealed mobile music service of Google itself. Dubbed Music Unlimited, it has two monthly...»

Should LulzSec be Stopped?

John Casaretto | June 16th

LulzSec is keeping people busy all over the interwebs this week and filling up the news with their headline activities.  The latest attack was a DDOS takedown of the CIA's main public web...»

Dell Streak Goes On Sale in China

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | June 16th

I had an opportunity to play with the Dell Streaks recently at the Dell Storage Forum event SiliconANGLE live broadcast from earlier this summer. Very responsive interface as compared to many other Android devices in that...»

Big Data Trends: From SMBs to the Semantic Web

Maria Deutscher | June 16th

Big data has become a buzzword in the enterprise space, and it looks like the same is happening among midsized companies. While these get much less quantities of data, they can analyze and gain insight...»

HP Converged Storage Sets Stage for “Infrastructure 2.0″

Bert Latamore | June 16th

Wikibon CTO David Floyer has posted an extended article examining the significance of HP’s storage announcements at last week’s HP Discover conference for users on the Wikibon site. He sees the overall trend

Arts + Labs CREATE Tackles Counterfeiting, Digital Piracy

Cherr Aira | June 16th

Piracy is an ongoing problem, despite several measures to crack down. The digital age is a haven for counterfeiters and forgers. But as consumers, we might have, at one point, become participated in some...»

IPO Fever Still On: Pandora Hits High Notes Amidst IT Stocks Drop

Cherr Aira | June 16th

The IPO dance party is definitely in full swing. This season’s focus suddenly shifted to public offerings with companies like Fusion-io, Groupon and LinkedIn joining the crowd. Personalized internet radio service Pandora just...»