More Programs for Internet TV as Cable Goes the Way of the Dinosaurs

Mellisa Tolentino | October 31st

Talk about cord-cutting.  Last week it was reported that cable TV subscribers are on the decline as more consumers are opting to pay for internet TV that comes with their internet connection.  And several companies are...»

Q&A: JavaScript Creator Brendan Eich on Standards, the Influence of Lisp and More

Klint Finley | October 31st

Brendan Eich is the co-founder of the Mozilla Foundation and the creator of JavaScript. I recently sat down with him at SPLASH 2011 to talk about the future of JavaScript, the importance of standards and the...»

The Best of Personal Finance: What to Look For in Mobile Apps

Kristina Farrah | October 31st

Financial management is like puberty-- it exempts no one. Even the richest man in the world can trip into the deepest bowels of poverty should he neglect his finances.  But even not-so-rich people


Microsoft Moans over Android Technology as Globalization Takes Center Stage

Mellisa Tolentino | October 31st

Microsoft has been pretty busy signing up patent deals with OEMs running on the Android platform.  And you’d think that this would make Microsoft content enough, as these OEMs also pay royalties to Microsoft...»

Apple 3D Maps vs. Google Inside Street Views

Mellisa Tolentino | October 31st

The two tech giants are at it again, and this time it’s all about maps.  Google has been the top provider of maps used in most GPS devices or apps, while Apple has been busy...»

New Tools in Big Data Drive Adoption, Innovation

Maria Deutscher | October 31st

Big data is one of those trendy terms that garners attention for a few reasons.  But here to drill down on what it means for the industry is Wikibon, recently releasing a noteworthy Big Data...»

iPhone 4S Lacks Juice, from Yellowgate to Batterygate

Mellisa Tolentino | October 31st

So here’s the deal: You get the new iPhone 4S and you noticed that the screen is yellowish.  You don’t make a fuss about it, thinking the yellow tint will eventually clear up just...»

Wikinvest Tops this Week’s Best Business Apps for iPad, Android Tablets

Maria Deutscher | October 30th

This week saw not one but three different financial apps launched or updated for the iPad: Wikinvest, Pageonce, and Mint.  Aside from Wikinvest, which is a portfolio management app, the two other applications focus on...»

Apple Acquires Another Mapping Company: C3 Technologies

Klint Finley | October 29th

Apple has acquired 3D mapping company C3 Technologies 9to5 Mac reported today. This is Apple's 3rd mapping acquisition and 2nd 3D mapping acquisition. In 2009 Apple acquired mapping company Placebase, and last year it acquired 3D...»

What’s the Future of Social TV Look Like?

Mellisa Tolentino | October 29th

Gone are the days when television is the only way to see your favorite programs or movies.  Now you can watch shows on your computer or just about any mobile device-- all you need is...»