iPhone 5 Launch All Set, No Vacation For Apple Employees

Mellisa Tolentino | September 26th

Last week, reports mentioned that the iPhone 5 will likely be released at Apple’s event on October 4th, and former vice president Al Gore also hinted for an October release of the iPhone...»

Protect Yourself From Facebook Hoax and Scams

Mellisa Tolentino | September 26th

Since last week’s f8 conference and other updates, Facebook has been plagued with complaints from users, chain messages and now hoaxes. I noticed another peculiar status update from my friends:


Who’s Responsible for Your Smartphone Security?

Phoebe Mandap | September 26th

If you look around, smart devices are literally everywhere.  From your smartphones, to connected home devicesconnected office devices to the world of automobiles.  Moreover, moms are crowned as Household CEOs as...»

Microsoft’s Global Spam Hunt

John Casaretto | September 25th

We hear all the time about defense when it comes to CyberCrime, and from time to time we do hear about federal cases where crimes are prosecuted. What we rarely hear about is the type of multi-national multi-agency...»

This Week in Big Data: from Strata Summit to Twitter Storm

Saroj Kar | September 24th

Here’s a roundup of some of this week’s headlines from the Big Data and enterprise IT industries: Strata Conference This week started with the 2011 Strata Conference in New York.  This year's conference has given us...»

Real-Estate Search Providers Catching IPO Fever

Maria Deutscher | September 24th

One of the fastest growing web trends is real-estate search, mainly because this market is crowded with highly competitive companies that offer uses maximum convenience when looking for a new home.  Among the top players...»

Red Hat Takes on VMware with oVirt

Maria Deutscher | September 23rd

Red Had is working on something big in an attempt to snatch some market share from VMware, the EMC subsidiary currently sitting on the throne of the virtualization space. The Linux distributor teamed up with...»

Dell, Intel Show Some Homegrown Love

Maria Deutscher | September 23rd

Intel and Dell will be setting up a hybrid supercomputer dubbed “Stampede" for the University of Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).  Stampede is a 10-petaflop powerhouse that will be deployed in January 2013 and...»

Boutiques.com Gets Mixed Up with Google Search

Mellisa Tolentino | September 23rd

Let’s take a breather from all those court issues involving Google and look at their fun side.  Google announced in their blog that they will be incorporating some features inspired by their recently launched Boutiques...»

Microsoft Launches Bing Deals, Competes with Google, Amazon

Maria Deutscher | September 23rd

Microsoft is stepping up its competition with Google over the search market with the launch of Bing Deals, a new feature that allows users to browse through deals aggregated from the more popular...»