Tableau 7 Adds Needed Enterprise-Class Features

Jeffrey Kelly | January 23rd

It’s no secret that Tableau Software is popular with end-users, many of whom surreptitiously download the self-service data visualization software onto their desktops without notifying IT. But, as an attendee at Tableau’s user conference put it to me, most...»

Our World of Mobile Phones [Infographic]

Kristina Farrah | January 23rd

The arrival of mobile phones has just made us even more gaga over technology.  If I were to compare them to something equally ambitious and far-reaching, that would be, perhaps, the PC, or


Feel Like 007 With these Wi-Fi Cufflinks

Mellisa Tolentino | January 23rd

Question: How do you techie-fy formal attire? Answer: Add Wi-Fi and USB storage drive cufflinks. Brookstone, a chain of retail stores in the US that sells a range of products from remote controls to massagers, is...»

Consumers Rely On Digital Content Before Buying: Cisco Report

Cherr Aira | January 23rd

Shopping has become an essential part of a person’s lifestyle. Some sees this as therapeutic, combating stress and depression. While online shopping is rising to popularity right now, the physical experience still remains the...»

More Google Services Bite the Dust: Au Revoir Picnik!

Mellisa Tolentino | January 23rd

If you thought Google’s killing spree ended in 2011, you are so wrong.  Imagine my surprise when I got an e-mail from Picnik, the online photo editing service Google bought in 2010, telling...»

RIM Shares Up After CEO Change

Mellisa Tolentino | January 23rd

Late Sunday it was reported that Research in Motion’s co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie stepped down.  The co-CEOs will be immediately replaced by current COO Thorsten Heins.  Director Barbara Stymiest will take over...»

Megaupload Update: Dotcom Pleads “Not Guilty”

Mellisa Tolentino | January 23rd

Just as last week was coming to an end, reports of Megaupload being shutdown surfaced the web, catching the attention of Anonyous, the hacker collective known for taking down unjust web sites. The commotion...»

Regardless of Its Future CEO or Owner, RIM’s Future is Cloud Services

Klint Finley | January 23rd

RIM has announced that co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie will step down and will be replaced with current COO Thorsten Heins. The news follows rumor that Samsung was in talks to acquire all or part...»

Splunk Tops this Week’s Best iPad, Android Tablet Business Apps

Maria Deutscher | January 22nd

BI software maker Splunk released version 4.3 of its software this week, introducing a more straight-forward interface designed for the direct use of the business user.  The latest edition features several improvements, notably the fact...»