Exclusive: CEO of HP’s Big Data Company Vertica Chris Lynch Resigns – Pledges Support to Startups

John Furrier | March 16th

Chris Lynch, the CEO of Vertica a company he led in it’s acquisition to HP for $350+ million, has resigned as head of HP’s Vertica division effective immediately, SiliconANGLE has learned. A source close to...»

So Who Was The First To Get The New iPad? It Wasn’t Steve Wozniak

Mellisa Tolentino | March 16th

Today’s mobile roundup features the official launch of the new iPad, Samsung’s Galaxy Note launch in Australia and more. Apple People in different parts of the world geared up to wait in line to be the first...»

What Women Want: Pinterest and Trusted Bloggers

Mellisa Tolentino | March 16th

Who's more trustworthy - blogs and social media or consumer reviews?  That's the question BlogHer, the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women,  asked in their 5th Annual Women and Social Media Study, which...»

Accel Big Data Conference Set for May 9th At Stanford University

Matt Weinberger | March 15th

Accel Partners has announced that its inaugural Big Data Conference, which promises to "uncover the future disruptive ideas and technology trends in Big Data," will be held on the Stanford University campus on...»

Puppet vs. Chef: Which is More Popular?

Klint Finley | March 15th

Which configuration manatement tool is more popular: Puppet or Chef? RedMonk analyst Stephen O'Grady recently did some Web mining to find out. O'Grady's not sure. I'm betting that Puppet has more traction, but that Chef is growing fast. O'Grady...»

How Salesforce.com Deals With Big Data

Matt Weinberger | March 15th

During his keynote session, Salesforce.com CEO and Chairman Marc Benioff brought video game publishing giant Activision's CIO Robert Schmid on stage.  They talked about how the Salesforce Service Cloud enables it to meet unique challenges...»

Scott Weller of HP Talks Services and the New Role of the CIO

Maria Deutscher | March 15th

[caption id="attachment_96118" align="alignright" width="300" caption="The Cube - HP New Support Reality - Scott Weller, HP, with John Furrier and Dave Vellante"][/caption] Scott Weller, the VP of the support business within HP’s technology services group, ...»

Social Technology for Kids That Create Safe Spaces from PixyKids to PBS

Mellisa Tolentino | March 15th

Kids and gadgets go hand-in-hand, like they’re meant for each other, they can figure things out much faster than an adult like how to finish a level in a game or how to actually play a game.  It’s...»

VMware Updates Spring Support in Light of Accelerated Growth

Maria Deutscher | March 15th

Virtualization software maker VMware announced that it has updated its Spring expansions to support version 3.1 of the framework. The list includes Spring Integration, Spring Security, Spring Batch, Spring Data, Spring Mobile and...»

Firefox Copying Chrome but Prepares for Windows 8

Mellisa Tolentino | March 15th

Mozilla released the latest version of their browser, Firefox 10.2, this week and critics aren’t really impressed, saying nothing much has changed.  The only addition worth noting is its ability to sync add-ons...»