Music + Mobile Makes Melodic Marketing for MetroPCS, Others

Mellisa Tolentino | August 19th

Earlier this week, MetroPCS Communications, Inc. , the fifth largest wireless carrier in the US and Rhapsody, the leading on-demand music service, announced the unlimited mobile music experience for MetroPCS subscribers. The unlimited mobile music is...»

Dell Sales Nosedive as PC Era Dies Off

Mellisa Tolentino | August 19th

HP isn’t the only one having PC troubles, as Dell, one of the top computer makers globally, also experienced the harsh reality of people shifting away from PC.  Their revenue only rose by 1%...»

The Shift to E-Books In Europe Establishes Digital Media Dreams

Maria Pila | August 19th

Europe has been already delayed behind in terms of the widespread adoption of e-books comparing to U.S, but a recent report suggests that they are finally taking up this new digitized trend.  In 2010,...»

HP Aftermath: What Will Become of PCs?

Mellisa Tolentino | August 19th

Hewlett-Packard, the world’s largest computer manufacturer, turned heads this week as they announced one shocker after another. The calm before the storm At the beginning of the week, HP announced that it will soon launch its...»

Barnes & Noble Survives Digital Transition with $204M Investment

Maria Deutscher | August 19th

Bookseller Barnes & Noble announced it has received a strategic investment of $204 million from Liberty Media.  Liberty acquired about 12 million shares of the company at a price of $17 per share, which adds...»

RIM In Talks For BlackBerry Music

Mellisa Tolentino | August 19th

In a “Hail Mary" pass, Research In Motion, makers of the BlackBerry devices, aims to up their sales by appealing more to teenagers, by way of music.  According to two unnamed sources, RIM is...»

Evernote Acquires Skitch, Now Android Compatible And Free

Mellisa Tolentino | August 19th

After receiving a $50 million round of funding, Evernote, the company famous for making everyone “Remember Everything,”  has started with its expansion as they announced in their blog post on Thursday the acquisition...»

Mobility: Remaking Entire Industries

Robert Manto | August 18th

“Mobile is remaking entire industries,” according to the results of the first annual “Technology Outlook” research report by Bluewolf, a cloud solutions provider. The report indicates the top five leading trends of 2011...»

Amazon Web Services Offers Spot Market Capabilities for Managing Hadoop Clusters

Alex Williams | August 18th

Amazon Web Services is combining two Amazon EC2 features: Spot Instances and Elastic MapReduce that will allow customers to launch and manage Hadoop clusters using unused EC2 capacity. According to Jeff Barr on the Amazon Web...»

Hewlett-Packard Splitting up after Earnings Call Shocker

Maria Deutscher | August 18th

Hardware giant Hewlett-Packard reported fairly flat Q3 results,  and took the opportunity to make some major announcements regarding the company’s outlook and brand. HP reported revenue of  $32.1 billion, up from $30.7 billion a year...»