When Smart People Double Down on #FAIL

Jeff Nolan | September 19th

I awoke this morning to an email from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings saying he was sorry… although it wasn’t entirely clear if he was sorry for losing half of his market cap in the last year (shareholder) or...»

Social Biz Intelligence Gets Boost with Buddy Media’s New Tool

Maria Pila | September 19th

Buddy Media, a company that provides Facebook Page and social media management tools to brands, announced today the launch of  ConversionBuddy, part of the Buddy Media social marketing suite that empowers global marketers...»

Strata Conference: Making Data Work

Mellisa Tolentino | September 19th

The Strata Conference kicked-off this morning with their Jumpstart segment in New York. This portion of the event will be followed by the Strata Summit that will run for two days from...»

Flash Sales Site Looks for Profit with $40M in Funding

Kristina Farrah | September 19th

One Kings Lane, a flash sales website for home decor, has raised $40 million in a funding round led by Tiger Global management.  Compared to other online-shopping websites, it gives more weight to discovery than targeted...»

iPhone 5: a Roadmap of Rumors

Kristina Farrah | September 19th

In its effort to remain competitive with industry leaders AT&T and Verizon, Sprint announced last week that it has decided to chuck out its Premier Program. The carrier allows its loyal users to upgrade their...»

E-Mail Optimization and Archiving Strategies

Greg Schulz | September 19th

Email is a popular tool for messaging, calendaring, and managing contacts along with attachments in most organizations.

Given the popularity of email and diverse ways that it is used for managing various forms of unstructured data attachments including

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Google Battles Infringement on One Side, Antitrust on the Other

Mellisa Tolentino | September 19th

Last week we reported that Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and Google CEO Larry Page are set to meet in court today to resolve their dispute that could possible end up threatening the reign of the...»

Google Wallet Ready for Holiday Rush?

Mellisa Tolentino | September 19th

As mobile wallets push for global domination, Google Wallet, the collaboration between Google and Citi MasterCard Worldwide, is rumored to be launching today.  Though some deem the release a bit late in the...»

Big Data Gleans Funding, Partnerships and New Products

Saroj Kar | September 19th

It has been another busy week for big data providers. We have seen few interesting developments this week focused mainly on funding, acquisitions and new products launches, indicating a growing business inclination around big data...»

Netflix DVD Service Now Qwikster, CEO Apologizes for Rough Transition

Mellisa Tolentino | September 19th

“I messed up. I owe everyone an explanation.” This is the first line Netflix CEO Reed Hastings wrote on his blog post Sunday night to address the growing concern of Netflix subscribers and investors.  After their...»