From Blogs to Social Objects – How SXSW Has Changed Since 2006

Alex Williams | March 12th

The discussions at SXSW are more about data this year than in years past. Social is a topic of discussion but the influencers are now putting more attention on the data layers built on...»

Quest Software Spending $2 Billion To Turn Private

Matt Weinberger | March 12th

IT service provider Quest Software announced on Friday that it's entered into a deal with private equity firm Insight Venture Partners that will see the company pay a total of $2 billion to...»

Nirvanix Announces Latest High-Profile Client: National Geographic Society

Maria Deutscher | March 12th

Cloud storage startup Nirvanix is one of the fastest-growing companies in the industry, and SiliconANGLE has been following them closely throughout the past couple of years. The latest update is that the National Geographic Society, which...» Launches DIY Infographics at SXSW 2012

Cherr Aira | March 12th

SXSW 2012 lived up to the hype of being a springboard for the coolest technological revelations of the year, and is the latest to jump into the pool. The data visualization expert launches...»

Viddy Video Rocks Facebook and the iPhone with Linkin Park

Cherr Aira | March 12th

Viddy is bringing its Video App alongside the launch of Facebook’s Open Social Platform. The popular mobile video app will be one of the first ventures to take advantage of Facebook’s big update. There are very few...»

The jQuery Replacement Has Arrived: AppMobi’s New HTML5 Framework

Maria Deutscher | March 12th

AppMobi released version 1.0 of jqMobi, an HTML5-based alternative to the jQuery JavaScript framework that was specifically developed for mobile. We covered the original launch in January, and the mobile development solutions maker made a...»

AntiSec Christmas Stratfor Hack Cost $700,000 in Credit Card Fraud

Kyt Dotson | March 12th

Remember last year when Anonymous and AntiSec breached the FBI think tank Stratfor and made news by making off with 200 gigabytes of personal and finical data and 60,000 credit card numbers? It was about Christmas time...»

The Sina Problem: Verifying Social Media User IDs is a Matter of Validating Data

Mellisa Tolentino | March 12th

Sina Corp.’s Weibo, China’s Twitter, has until March 16 to acquire all their users information to comply with the government’s standards. Back in December, the Chinese government ordered the microblogging site to obtain...»

Microsoft Cuts Azure Pricing Following Amazon

Kristina Farrah | March 12th

Redmond-based Microsoft has cut the price of Azure storage as you go service and some of its cloud computing offerings. The announcement and cuts went into effect Friday, which is only a few days following Amazon


Valve Denies PC-Console Rumors Amid Hot Cloud Gaming Trend

Cherr Aira | March 12th

The cloud was a key driver in last year’s phenomenal PC video games sales. And, it is showing no signs of slowing down as more companies head to its direction. This booming space is also fast-becoming...»