Is Akamai Ready for Apple’s Cloud? Falters with Mac OS X Lion on Day One

Robert Manto | July 21st

After Apple’s release of the much anticipated Mac OS X Lion yesterday, eager users are now flocking to the Mac App Store to download the software, which is currently available by download only. However,...»

Online, Mobile Payments Industry Incurs New Competitors

Mellisa Tolentino | July 21st

Whenever we need to buy something online, we have the option of using our credit card directly, or our PayPal account.  No fuss.  But when you’re a seller setting up shop online, it's not that...»

Amidst Cloud Services Trend, Intel Beats Q2 Expectations

Robert Manto | July 21st

With the emergence of smartphones, tablets and cloud services, analysts called these times as the post-PC era. Gone are the usual hassles of saving data to a particular PC only to be attacked with malicious...»

4 Reasons Why Dell Bought Force 10

Alex Williams | July 20th

Why did Dell buy Force 10? The analysis so far shows Dell 's strategy to build data centers based upon a stack that integrates servers, networking, storage and is powered by virtualization. Here are four...»

eBay Revenue is Up, Profit’s Down

Maria Deutscher | July 20th

eBay reported its results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2011 today. The company has seen a strong revenue increase at $2.8 billion, or 25 percent more than in the same period last...»

Police Use of iPhone Iris Scanners Raise Privacy Concerns

Jennefer Almirante | July 20th

Biometric" technology, which is a topic adored by sci-fi writers and fans alike, has found a real-world implementation with law enforcement.  Dozens of...»

Pegmo’s Creative Soup to Soul-cial Media Marketing

Kristen Nicole | July 20th

During my last trip back home I got to catch up with Pegmo, a company I’ve been following for a little while now.  They’re brand new, entering the social goods market on a few...»

Greenplum is Gold: Pushes EMC’s Q2 Profits, Shines with Exadata Update

Cherr Aira | July 20th

Big data poses immeasurable challenges and opportunities to the IT world. Leading companies are looking to maximize their position against accelerating demand to manage information. EMC, one of the global leaders in IT infrastructure...»

Google Uses Data to Get Ahead of Malware, Intercepts Browser Attacks

Maria Deutscher | July 20th

Google has rolled out a new notification for its search engine that will detect whether not a user’s connection is being intercepted. In case a user’s computer is infected with a type of malware that...»

Dell Doesn’t Want Brocade, Buys Force10 to Scale Out Switches Market

Mellisa Tolentino | July 20th

As 2011 proves to be the year of mergers and acquisitions in the networking space, Dell has set its eyes on Force10 Networks, an Ethernet networking supplier.  At the moment, details of the acquisition remains...»