Tipping the Balance – 10 Startups in the Race for the Flash Storage Market

Alex Williams | August 15th

I was listening to SiliconANGLE Founder John Furrier on a call last Friday. He had a first-hand glimpse of the new superstars of the tech world last week at the Flash Memory Summit in...»

Porn and Fast Cars: The Best of Branded Mobile Apps

Kristina Farrah | August 15th

Mobile apps are great ways for brands to push their own initiatives on consumers, with Cinemax and BMW being the latest to take advantage of this booming ecosystem. The Cinemax app, following on the tails...»

Astute Networks Boosts I/O for VMware Environments

Saroj Kar | August 15th

The VMware-focused virtualization environment could get a big lift at VMworld 2011 with Astute Network's ViSX G3 accelerator, which would provide with 1500 percent, enhanced read performance on critical applications.  The startup, Astute Networks,...»

Ahead of HP Earnings Call: Needs to Live up to Expectations

Maria Deutscher | August 15th

Hardware giant Hewlett-Packard will hold its earnings call three days from now on August 18, two days after competitor Dell.  Under relatively new chief executive Leo Apotheker the company has been expanding greatly in the...»

Anonymous Lashes Out Against BART Over Anti-Protestor Cell Phone Blackout

Kyt Dotson | August 15th

A particularly reactive sub-faction of Anonymous has brought down the hammer on BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) a Sate of California government agency that runs trains and platforms for commuters and tourists in the area. In what ...»

Thousands of Identities Compromised by AntiSec Law Enforcement Hack

Kristina Farrah | August 15th

Friday, Identity protection and data leak prevention tool maker Identity Finder released the results of their detailed analysis with regards to hacker groups choosing to publish acquired organization data. Based on the 10gb of confidential data cache obtained...»

Xsigo Follows QFabric with Server Fabric Launch

Maria Deutscher | August 15th

With the debut of the SFS 1.0 Server Fabric Suite that will become available in November, Xsigo announced its virtual datacenter fabric offering.  The software update complements the company’s existing Xsigo's I/O Director, XMS Management...»

Google’s Mobile History: a Story Primed for Motorola Acquisition

Maria Pila | August 15th

Google's acquisition of Motorola has several implications, namely for Android as a business, and Google's long term goals for its mobile initiatives.  While Motorola Mobility will remain a standalone platform for the mobile industry,...»

Hackers Deface AOL Web Page, Reveal Sensitive Password Information

Kyt Dotson | August 15th

Midafternoon Saturday, AOL’s postmaster.aol.com website was compromised and defaced by a hacker identifying themselves as HodLuM. The hacker modified the front page to display an AOL logo and the message: “AOL S3RV3RZ ROOT3D BY HODLUM LOLZ!” The fun...»

Saving Obese Kids with Virtual Goods

Phoebe Mandap | August 15th

When it comes to combined digital commerce and advertising platforms, Live Gamer is among the world’s first to make it  in the interactive entertainment industry.   Live Gamer has announced today its new customer, FunGoPlay...»