What Keeps Springpad’s CEO Up at Night?

Kristen Nicole | September 27th

This is the first in a series we'll be doing as we take a closer look at some of the thought leaders and influencers that affect our space.  These snapshot profiles uncover some of the...»

Public Cloud Firm Joyent Raises $5M in Funding

Maria Deutscher | September 27th

Joyent, a San Francisco tech firm that offers several cloud products and is sponsoring the Node.js project, raised $5 million in fresh funding according to an SEC filing picked up by TechCrunch. To date the...»

Samsung Goes After iPod Touch with Galaxy Player US Release

Kristina Farrah | September 27th

Samsung finally announced that its Wi-Fi Galaxy Player is hitting the US shores on October 16. Galaxy Player is the iPod Touch rival from the Korean mobile giant to compete head to head with Apple....»

Skype Released iOS Update, New Products and Fan Base

Mellisa Tolentino | September 27th

Skype is one of the most popular communication tools used on the planet.  Since it was launched in 2003, it’s already been downloaded over a billion times.  And it is also a very popular...»

Windows 8 tablets Take Aim at Choice, not Competition

Steven Hodson | September 27th

One of the more irritating traits about tech punditry are the  seemingly endless opinions  on how the new Product A is going to kill the older Product B, or not, depending on the writer’s biases. Of course when...»

Zynga Suffers 90% Profit Decline, IPO Not Looking Good

Mellisa Tolentino | September 27th

With yesterday’s news of Zynga’s latest partnership with Google +, it was mentioned that Zynga suffered a 90% profit decline in their second quarter net income and their profit fell to $1.4 million in the quarter...»

Google Just Wants to Be #3… Here’s Why

Tom Foremski | September 27th

My son told me about a breakthrough ad strategy he stumbled upon for his affiliate businesses: reduce your Google AdWords spend, yes, you drop down from #1 in the Google advertising order to #3 or so, but the...»

Bitcoin 0.4.0 Will Secure Your Wallet With Native Encrpytion

Kyt Dotson | September 27th

This major release to the Bitcoin client hit the digital stacks September 23, 2011 and it includes a long-awaited security feature: encrypted wallets. Of late, users of the cryptocurrency have suffered increased attempts by outside parties to get...»

All Systems Go! Apple Sends Invites for Oct. 4 Event

Val Galin | September 27th

Apple finally confirmed the much rumored Oct. 4 event, as it handed out its official invitations to selected guests today.  The event will be held at Apple's Cupertino campus on Tuesday, 10am PST...»

Box Announces Mobile Enterprise Development Contest Winners

Klint Finley | September 27th

Box announced the winners of its Mobile Dev Challenge this morning, a contest I helped judge. Participants were tasked with creating a mobile enterprise app that integrates with Box's service. Bizmo, an...»