Fan Appz Unveils a Data-Licious Social Action Propeller

Kristen Nicole | February 23rd

Businesses all over are utilizing social media as a compelling exploration of flipping traditional tactics on their head.  Because word-of-mouth and engagement are critical no matter what the era.  We just happen to be in...»

YouPorn Chat Hack Tells All, Best Buy Apologizes for Flash Porn

Mellisa Tolentino | February 23rd

YouPorn was caught in a compromising position, as 6,255 e-mail addresses of their subscribers were posted in Pastebin accompanied by their passwords because of a coding error in the sex-chat associated with them.

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Skytree Delivers (Literally) Astronomical Analytics

Maria Deutscher | February 23rd

Skytree, named after the tallest tower in the world residing in Tokyo, is a new machine learning startup that exited stealth today. The company’s pre-launch homepage featured a partially Photoshopped telescope snapshot of a...»

Fusion-io is All About Flash Gaming, Drecom its Latest Client

Maria Deutscher | February 23rd

Flash storage giant Fusion-io has been releasing case studies covering various companies’ use of its ioDrive solutions on a fairly regular basis lately, many hailing from the gaming sector. The newest comes from Drecom,...»

Motorola Responds to Microsoft, Apple Corrects ABC’s Foxconn Expose

Mellisa Tolentino | February 23rd

In today’s mobile roundup, we have Motorola’s response to Microsoft’s latest legal complaint, their participation at the Oscars, Apple’s troubles in China and Samsung’s Mobile World Congress offerings. MoMo Willing To Settle as they Walk the...»

Marten Mickos Gets a Buzz Cut and Eucalyptus Starts Hitting its Stride

Alex Williams | February 23rd

Eucalyptus Systems CEO Mårten Mickos made a bet with his engineering team. Beat the deadline for the next release and he'd let them shave his head, complete with the Eucalyptus logo. The engineering team won. And...»

2011 Was the Year of the Smartphone and Wi-Fi

Kristina Farrah | February 23rd

2011 was a flourishing year for Android as it moved ahead of everyone else in the mobile OS race. To start, it dominated with a 47 percent market share of device impressions last

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Geoloqi Launches Platform for White Label Geolocation Apps

Klint Finley | February 23rd

Geoloqi has been around as a multipurpose geolocation app for iPhone and Android since 2010, and its API has been available since last summer. But today the Portland, OR startup is releasing its real product: the Geoloqi SDK...»

Dell Fails to Meet Expectations Admits PC Market Turmoil

Maria Deutscher | February 23rd

Manufacturing giant Dell, alongside competitor HP, has been making efforts to find a workaround for the impact that Apple’s iPad and Android tablets, among other mobile devices, has had on the PC industry. About...»

Infochimps Launches Hadoop and Big Data Management Platform

Klint Finley | February 22nd

Infochimps, known for its data market, today announced a big data management tool called Infochimps Platform, a suite for managing Hadoop and other big data tools that can be hosted in the cloud or on-premise. Infochimps will...»