Accepting Lowered Security for Improved Productivity

John Casaretto | July 22nd

A recent survey reported on at DarkReading touched on the dilemma of security versus productivity.  Citing an available report from Crossbeam Systems, this classic balancing game pits the desires of functionality and performance...»

Windows Phone 7 “Mango” Released to Manufacturing: The Wait Begins

Steven Hodson | July 22nd

Microsoft has finally released the next update to Windows Phone, otherwise known as Mango, to manufacturing. Now, before you start getting all excited and everything, this doesn’t mean you are going to see it anytime soon...»

The Media Mass Age, and the New Media Mess Age

Tom Foremski | July 22nd

You may have noticed that the media loves to cover the media -- it's a narcissism that is not unique to the profession but certainly more visible because of its ready means of expression. It's partly media's fascination with...»

Nokia to Launch WP7 Device in 2011, but already Reporting Negative Results

Maria Deutscher | July 22nd

Nokia has lost a huge amount of market share since the iPhone launched four years ago, and it’s time to do some serious damage control. The company had its earnings call for the second quarter, where it...»

Google Explains Why it Turned Down a $100M Deal with Java

Val Galin | July 22nd

Fresh from his uncommon appearance at Google's Q2 earnings call, CEO Larry Page might make another appearance—in a deposition. Oracle's request for Page's deposition has been approved on Thursday by Judge Donna Ryu of the U.S....»

The China Equation: Alibaba to Unveil Smartphone and Mobile OS

Alex Williams | July 22nd

In the United States and Europe, the talk is all about the iOS and the Android OS. But the news that China's Alibaba is unveiling a smartphone and operating system shows that the focus...»

Borders Saying Goodbye, Everyone Goes Digital

Maria Pila | July 22nd

Borders Books and Music remained as one of the largest book retailer for over 40 years in the industry before the invasion of eReaders and digital publishing. The company is closing its door today after...»

Verizon’s iPhone Sales Beat Wall Street Expectations

Jennefer Almirante | July 22nd

Telecommunication is an important component, not only in businesses but in one's personal life as whole.   Everyone uses mobile phones, as an opportunity to provide interactions with customers, families and friends.   It is no doubt...»

Android Devices Gets Much Needed Boost

Mellisa Tolentino | July 22nd

Apple has always dominated the mobile app world, keeping competitors in their shadow from the very beginning.  But one competitor in particular seems to be getting a bit of sunlight as the mobile ecosystem evolves....»

Capgemini Offers Social Media Monitoring Services

Robert Manto | July 22nd

As social management becoming an integral role in an organization’s success, consulting and business process outsourcing (BPO) company, Capgemini, expands into the realm of social media monitoring. In a partnership with Attensity, provider of text analysis tool, ...»