Could Microsoft be the Next Mobile Superpower?

Gareth Spence | May 31st

The market’s response to Microsoft’s purchase of Skype has been far from welcoming. A sharp drop in Microsoft’s share price was followed last week by public calls for Steve Ballmer’s resignation. While many analysts and
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Windows Phone’s Follow-Up to Mango is Called Apollo

Steven Hodson | May 31st

Even though Mango hasn’t even reached our Windows Phones, that hasn’t stopped the prognostication to start about what will follow. Slated to be released in 2012, the next version of Windows Phone is apparently called "Apollo"...»

Infographic: How Much are the Top Private Company Founders Worth?

Tom Foremski | May 31st

Here's a great infographic showing the estimated worth of some of the founders of hot private companies, via RetailMeNot: (click) [Cross-posted at Silicon Valley...»

Intel Announces Launch of Laptop-tablet Hybrid Line the ‘Ultrabook’ and Android Optimized Medfield

Kyt Dotson | May 31st

Intel executives have outlined designs for a new class of laptops that sport an ultra thin, low-power design at the Computex tradeshow in Taiwan. These new laptops, dubbed “ultrabooks” will combine a sleek, lightweight design (reminiscent of...»

How SMBs Actually Journey to the Cloud: Infographic

Cherr Aira | May 31st

Many organizations are still trying to traverse the road to cloud. Small to medium businesses are good examples of these. Enterprises are beginning to decipher the competitive advantage they can carve by getting into the...»

Apple iCloud Will Run Your Personal Cloud

Kristen Nicole | May 31st

Apple’s finally revealed more details towards its personal cloud service, including its name; iCloud.  The product is to be unveiled at the company’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference on June 6th, along with the release...»

3PAR Proving its Worth at HP in Entertainment Sector

Maria Deutscher | May 31st

Hewlett-Packard has been making serious pushes to expand its storage business. Both former CEO Mark Hurd and current chief executive Leo Apotheker put an emphasis on staying competitive in this market via two main approaches:...»

Lockheed Martin Network Disruption Connected to RSA SecurID

Kyt Dotson | May 31st

Last Friday, the network of Lockheed Martin, the largest U.S. defense contractor, suffered a disruption that has reportedly been connected to RSA SecurID tokens—little keychain fob dongles that use a crypto algorithm to cycle a numerical token...»

NFC Fuels Norway Mobile Ticketing, Cashless Society

Cherr Aira | May 30th

Sharing, paying and transactions—these are the three units that govern the NFC dynamics. And NFC is the centrifugal force that fuels the race within the mobile payment platform. With its immense potential, NFC is...»

SAP Investing in Online Ads, Cloud & Mobility

Maria Deutscher | May 30th

German business software maker SAP had two significant announcements today, starting with an investment in OpenX. SAP’s venture arm is leading a $20 million funding round in the online exchange and server service. New...»