Fusion-io IPO Distracts from Social Media Bubble Froth

Cherr Aira | June 13th

Amidst stocks decline and long economic slumps, Fusion-io's strong IPO opening is the most notable deal in the tech community throughout a seemingly tough week. The Salt-Lake City-based company debuted its IPO...»

Appcelerator Launches Service to Build, Test and Deploy iOS, Android Apps

Kristen Nicole | June 13th

Appcelerator has always been about the cloud, even indirectly.  The mobile cloud development platform has taken an agnostic approach for developers to distribute their software, and as the cloud provides more virtual perks for software...»

HP in a Seesaw: Stocks Down, Tablets On

Cherr Aira | June 10th

Hewlett-Packard is on an upswing and a downhill ride. Being the largest computer manufacturer in the world, a lot is expected from them. And setbacks, in the eyes of outsiders, are nearly impossible. But, the...»

I Do Love Storage: Michael Dell’s Amorous Story

Cherr Aira | June 10th

Most people know Dell as the world’s leading computer-maker. End of story. Not known to many, Dell is also involved in the development of related products and services such as the storage—which is the main...»

First Came $25 Million for College Scholarships Now Microsoft Says K-12 Next on List

Steven Hodson | June 10th

A few days ago Microsoft announced that along with Boeing, they would be putting up $25 million each towards funding college scholarships in Washington State. Now Microsoft has announced that they will be looking ...»

CLV, Cohort Analysis, and Survival Curves

Jeff Nolan | June 10th

Customer Lifetime Value (CLV) is an important metric in any SaaS business, it explains the potential for profitability and more directly the extent to which a company should spend to acquire customers, measured as Customer...»

Really?! MoFo Tech – A Newsletter From Silicon Valley Lawyers

Tom Foremski | June 10th

I just saw "MoFo Tech" (above) an edgy-designed newsletter from Morrison & Foerster LLP, a top Silicon Valley law firm. It's certainly an attention getting title and look. And here's their web site, great design:           But I'm wondering about...»

Father’s Day, Facebook and T.G.I. Friday’s

Angela Connor | June 10th

Talk about serving your audience on Facebook. Couple that with capitalizing on customer interests and an upcoming holiday and it’s hard to deny that  T.G.I. Friday’s® has a winner on its hands with the new ...»

E3 2011: Battlefield Gets More Social With Free ‘Battlelog’ Networking Feature

Kyt Dotson | June 10th

This year at E3, video game publisher/developer Electronic Arts revealed the release of the newest of their extremely popular console-based first-person shooter (FPS) series with Battlefield 3. They demonstrated beautiful rendering and game play that will certainly...»

EMC to Invest $3 Billion in Acquisitions This Year

Maria Deutscher | June 10th

Storage giant EMC is going to continue its growth-via-acquisitions strategy this year; one which may turn out to be a pretty pricey one, according to President and Chief Operating Officer Pat Gelsinger. He