Time for Employee Rewards Change-up! Gamify Technology

Cherr Aira | September 7th

It’s quite surprising to know that despite increasing levels of unemployment, finding skilled people for the role and retaining asset employees are as difficult as ever.  There are a few reasons for this: stiff competition...»

HDS-BlueArc Deal was Long Overdue, Analysts Say

Saroj Kar | September 7th

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) announced the acquisition of BlueArc Corporation today, taking in a company that develops and sells clustered NAS systems for storing and managing digital content and unstructured (file-based) data.  HDS completed...»

HP Unveils New Desktops Amidst PC Spinoff

Mellisa Tolentino | September 7th

Hewlett-Packard shocked the industry when they announced their plan to spin-off their PC business as PC sales continued on a downhill path, but when their HP TouchPad flew off the shelves due to their...»

IBM Eyes Government-Fueled Market Opportunities

Jeffrey Kelly | September 7th

IBM made two analytics-related acquisitions last week. Both Algorithmics and i2 help IBM further fill-out its business analytics stack, but they also will help IBM exploit two markets whose growth was and continues to be...»

Big Data and Data Warehousing Fuels IT War

Val Galin | September 7th

When Hewlett-Packard announced its $10.3 billion acquisition of software company Autonomy last month, it was already obvious where HP is heading.  The Palo Alto, California-based company is dipping its toes in “big data”...»

Men Get More Cyberattacks because they Like Porn

Kristen Nicole | September 7th

According to the Norton Cybercrime Report from 2011, there are 431 million victims of cybercrime a year, which boils down to 14 victims per second.  This means that a person has a 44% higher chance of...»

Think Before You Tweet, Lest You Land in Jail…for 30 Years!

Cherr Aira | September 7th

Twitter is already becoming an extension of my usually unspoken thoughts.  Sometimes my tweets are borne of a sudden gush of emotions.  In most cases, I retweet information from those I follow, which I find...»

5 Executives Who Could Lead Yahoo Next

Klint Finley | September 7th

The top job at Yahoo is up for grabs. Yesterday Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz confirmed reports that she has been fired by the board of Yahoo. Kara Swisher of AllThingsD reports that Yahoo is hiring...»

DROID Bionic, HTC Amaze Prepare for Fall Showdown

Maria Pila | September 7th

Motorola has officially announced that its 4G LTE-equipped DROID Bionic will be available from Verizon Wireless starting September 8.  It will set you back $299.99 with a two-year customer agreement.  This power-packed Android phone...»

Making AOL Look Foolish: Arrington Continues to Post Despite Losing Techcrunch Job

Tom Foremski | September 7th

SVW was the first to point out that Mike Arrington lost his job at Techcrunch over his insistence to be an investor in his beat companies. Arrington Replaced At Techcrunch As AOL Seeks To Shore Up Media Credibility...»