Japan’s “Good Virus” is an Antibody for Cyber Attacks

Mellisa Tolentino | January 4th

Here’s how our world works: every year, the human population increases exponentially and with that, the world gets more congested.  The more people occupying the same space, the easier it is for viral infections to
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Kindle Fire was the Most Connected Device this Holiday

Kristina Farrah | January 4th

There have been some interesting reports in line with mobile usage over the holidays. First off, location-based mobile media company, JiWire, analyzes the behavior of its on-the-go audience in its public Wi-Fi network.

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Google Beefs Up Patent Portfolio, Standardizes Android Requirements

Mellisa Tolentino | January 4th

Google has been beefing up their patent portfolio through acquisitions of entire companies or specific patents.  Last year, Google bought patents from IBM twice, the first batch in July followed by the second batch...»

Verizon CEO Cancels CES Appearance Too

Maria Pila | January 4th

The chief executive of Verizon Communications has canceled his appearance for a keynote panel at the 2012 Consumer Electronics show, the telecom company said on Tuesday. Verizon said that a schedule change is preventing CEO...»

Attack Of The Siri Clones

Mellisa Tolentino | January 4th

When the iPhone 4S  was launched, people, especially those who aren’t a big fan of Apple products, belittled the new iPhone and even Siri, Apple’s talking assistant.  Android and Windows users kept saying that Siri’s...»

App Development in the Cloud Driven by Users, PaaS Trends

Maria Deutscher | January 4th

Active Endpoints posted a recording of a keynote entitled “Leveraging the Cloud in the Development Environment”  from recent MassTLC’s Software Development Summit. One of the speakers was Active Endpoints CTO Dr. Michael Rowley,  who...»

It’s Official, Scott Thompson is the New CEO at Yahoo!

Mellisa Tolentino | January 4th

Earlier today, we reported that Yahoo might be announcing a new CEO as early as today.  And AllThingsD has just confirmed that Yahoo officially announced Scott Thompson, PayPal president as the new CEO. Thompson will...»

A Horrid New Year For RIM and Little Hope for Change

Mellisa Tolentino | January 4th

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion suffered a lot of drawbacks in 2011.  For starters, when they launched the BlackBerry Playbook many had high hopes for the tablet, but with no e-mail, calendar and other native...»

Does Yahoo Have a New CEO?

Mellisa Tolentino | January 4th

In September of 2011, Yahoo! fired then CEO Carol Bartz because the board grew impatient of waiting for things to turn around.  Since Bartz's departure from the company, no one has been officially named...»

How Did 2011 Stack Up to Last Year’s Predictions?

Maria Deutscher | January 4th

Wikibon head Dave Vellante wrote up a blog post that covers his outlook for 2012, in addition to providing a reflection on his forecast for 2011. Vellante sees some of the 2011 trends expanding...»