Yahoo! Free E-mail Outage and other Unfortunate Events in the Cloud

Mellisa Tolentino | August 3rd

Do you still remember what happened September last year on Facebook when it shut down shut operation for 2.5 hours to prevent data loss?  What about last April when Amazon’s AWS services including the Amazon Elastic Compute...»

USA PATRIOT Act Still Chafing European Cloud-Adoption with Data Integrity Concerns

Kyt Dotson | August 3rd

The Internet and data represent a whole new paradigm for looking at jurisdiction in the Information Age of politics and law. When sovereignty and information collide, often consumers get caught in the middle—this is the case still with...»

Mobile Wallet, NFC Trends Only Encourage Malware Attacks: Report

Maurice Johnson | August 3rd

Digital security is important, and as we become more mobile with everything we do in our lives, mobile security is an integral part.  With the meteoric rise in stored payment options, and NFC coming on...»

Cloud, Mobile Trends Drive Social Network Platform Strategies: Google+, Twitter, Facebook

Mellisa Tolentino | August 3rd

Everyone uses social networks to let the world know what they've been up to, but what about the networks themselves?  There's a growing importance around social networks as they establish their platforms, APIs and mobile...»

Digital Publishing Gaining Traction; Time Inc. to Offer All Titles Digitally and More

Kristina Farrah | August 3rd

Time Inc. dares to make the first step in digitalizing all of its print titles before 2012. The magazine stalwart currently has 4 titles out of 21 circulating electronically, which includes People, Time, Sports...»

Cloud Demand Shifts Mobile Strategies, from Manufacturers to SaaS

Maria Pila | August 3rd

There's been rapid growth in global sales from Huawei's devices division, which sells consumer products such as smartphones, mobile phones, tablets and wireless cards. China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, one of the world's top network...»

Security Influences Browser Features, Updates and Adoption

Mellisa Tolentino | August 3rd

Here’s the question; what is your default browser?  Is it Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera or something else? Browser behavior is a shifting segment right now as more entrants come onto the playing field,...»

RIM to Release New BlackBerries for AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular

Kristina Farrah | August 3rd

RIM announced new touch-screen and keyboard smartphones running BlackBerry 7 OS to be released to three US carriers. The BlackBerry Torch 9810 resembles the current AT&T Torch but greatly improved, more notably, the updated operating...»

Millennial Media Makes App Store Syncs Easy for Developers

Maria Deutscher | August 3rd

Millennial Media, the largest independent mobile ad network that hasn’t been acquired yet by Apple, Google or a number of other players, is looking to boost their presence in this area.  Always making an appeal...»

The Cost of Cybercrime: More Attacks and More Expensive Than Ever

Robert Manto | August 3rd

The cost of dealing with cybercrime has increased more than 50% compared to last year, a sign of why enterprises of all sizes need to reconsider their approach to protecting corporate assets and intelligence. In a...»