Lenovo Teams with SugarSync for Rebranded Cloud Service

Maria Deutscher | March 13th

Today consumer electronics maker Lenovo extended its partnership with cloud-based collaboration and file sharing service SugarSync with the announcement of a new service: Lenovo Cloud Storage. This follows an agreement from last year...»

Mind the IT Skills Gap: Study

Matt Weinberger | March 13th

A new study from non-profit IT trade association CompTIA indicates that for some systems administrators, the skills gap is wide and deep, with only 7% of respondents saying that their IT staff's expertise was...»

Cisco’s New UCS is Under Pressure to Compete

Maria Deutscher | March 13th

Networking equipment and software provider Cisco has announced the third generation of its Unified Computing Systems (USC) or “fabric computing:” X86 servers, networking equipment and storage all squeezed into a single enclosure. The newest release...»

Cloud-Streaming for Lord of the Rings Online and Dungeons & Dragons Online Announced

Kyt Dotson | March 13th

With services such as OnLive producing the capability for users to play solo video games across the cloud—it seemed like it might only be a matter of time for massively-multiplayer online games to take a dip in the...»

iPad Gives Apple a Leg Up in Mobile Market Share, Encroaching on Android OS Rein

Mellisa Tolentino | March 13th

There are a lot of factors that can affect your decision when buying a mobile device amidst the mogul mobile wars, from price to security, marketplace and usability.  There's a give and take when it...»

VMware Partners Adopt Cloud Portfolios

Maria Deutscher | March 13th

Virtualization software maker VMware has a massive ecosystem of resellers, and a portion of them had some news today relating to their relationships with the company. Logicalis is the first one. The firm announced...»

Microsoft to Credit Windows Azure Users for Leap Day Outage

Mellisa Tolentino | March 13th

February 29 was considered quite lucky by some people since it happens only every four years.  Couple’s wed on that date because Feng Shui stated that their marriage would be prosperous.  But some people disagree, just ask some...»

IE 9, Firefox 10 and Chrome 17 Hacked at Pwn2Own

Saroj Kar | March 13th

The best hackers in the world have participated in the sixth edition of the Pwn2Own that took place in Vancouver (Canada) from March 7 to 9, where they have tested the security of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome...»

Yahoo Pokes Facebook With Awkwardly-Timed Infringement Suit

Cherr Aira | March 13th

Patent infringement cases aren't much of a surprise these days.  They're more a byproduct of progress and innovation. Even the simple unlocking of your iPhone has become grounds for legal action. And if you think...»

Are Startups and Open Source Projects Taking Security Seriously Enough?

Klint Finley | March 13th

"The very bad news is that security is still an after-thought for many NoSQL databases," MyNoSQL editor Alex Popescu wrote in response to the leaked password hashes by the Node Package Manager last week. I commented...»