Consistency is Key to Owning the Mobile Stack: Q&A with mSpot CEO

Kristen Nicole | February 21st

Consistency isn't a word often associated with today's mobile scene.  With fiery mobile OS wars, a battle for the very soul of every consumer and an emerging string of marketplaces designed to store your personal...»

Apache Releases First Major New Version of Web Server Since 2005

Klint Finley | February 21st

To celebrate the 17th anniversary of its legendary Web server Apache HTTP Server the Apache Foundation released version 2.4 of the server today. It's the first major update since version 2.2 in 2006 (there was...»

Iran Suffers Internet Disruption before Election (Again and Worse)

Kristina Farrah | February 21st

There’s some serious plight going on in Iran right now as they experience another major internet disruption, and a more serious one for that matter. Email and social networking sites were already blocked

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Salesforce.com Improves Its Facebook Integration. Where Are the Big Service Providers?

Alex Williams | February 21st

Last year, Salesforce.com introduced the Force.com Facebook Tool Kit. It allowed a Salesforce.com user to pull in data from Facebook and start using the Facebook Graph API. It had the capability to read...»

Five Things Every SaaS Start-up Should Know About Scaling

Guest Author | February 21st

Editor's Note: this is a guest post from Chris Cook, COO at New Relic.   For SaaS start-ups, tasks like scaling web applications must compete with a long list of other priorities. But not having a...»

Meg Whitman’s Opportunity to Reaffirm HP Investors with Q4 Earnings

Maria Deutscher | February 21st

Hardware giant Hewlett-Packard will report its earnings in its latest fiscal quarter after the stock market closes Wednesday, and the progress it has made ever since former eBay head Meg Whitman took the...»

Guest Post: Why Model-Driven Configuration Management Rules

Luke Kanies | February 21st

Written by Luke Kanies, Founder and CEO, Puppet Labs Automating the deployment and configuration of systems is meaningless if the automation isn’t a force multiplier, streamlining the adoption of new technologies and practices while maintaining service levels. Many organizations...»

Breaking the Walled Garden Effect of Mobile OS Wars

Mellisa Tolentino | February 21st

One thing that greatly affects a consumer’s choice is the operating system used in a mobile device.  Right now, people can choose from Apple's iOS, Google's Android, RIM's BlackBerry OS, HP's webOS, Samsung's Bada or...»

Microsoft Wipes Privacy Sidestepping on Google, Why Not Facebook Too?

Kristina Farrah | February 21st

This one’s rather fishy. Microsoft goes on a heyday accusing Google of circumventing the privacy settings of Internet Explorer, perhaps in an effort to second the accusation of Apple's Safari web

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Friend2Friend Powers Up the Big Data Behind Big Brands on Facebook

Saroj Kar | February 21st

The growing importance of social networks and their use in marketing is not a hidden agenda anymore. Companies are actively cooperating with social networks, using a wide range of advertising solutions in the framework of...»