Cisco Networking Academy Opens Up First Branch in Rio

Maria Deutscher | December 27th

Cisco's first Praça do Conhecimento, or "Knowledge Square," has been launched in Rio de Janeiro this week. The project is a collaboration between city officials and the Cisco Networking Academy; a global program that...»

What Will Mobile Security Look Like in 2012?

Mellisa Tolentino | December 27th

In the past 12 months, we’ve seen how easily we become victims of malicious acts in the form of malware, hacktivists, cyber criminals, as well as other methods of breaching security in our mobile devices....»

Big Data Growth: Increased Awareness for Better or Worse

Maria Deutscher | December 27th

Big data and Hadoop were big in 2011, and will likely be bigger in the coming year. O’Reilly’s Audrey Watters looked at the direction this trend took in the past year, and rounded up...»

AreYouWatchThis?! on Android; Ties into Google TV, DirectTV and Tivo

Kristina Farrah | December 27th

AreYouWatchingThis?!, the website that alerts you via email or text message of a game's scores, time left, and channel you need to turn to in order to catch it, just rolled out


In Remembrance: Pioneers and Innovators Lost in 2011

Saroj Kar | December 27th

The death of Steve Jobs, the visionary genius of Apple shocked the world, but he was not the only tech innovator we lost this year: ​​in 2011, other big names in technology have disappeared...»

Anonymous Hacks U.S. Security Think Tank Stratfor’s Christmas Stockings

Kyt Dotson | December 26th

Members of the Anonymous hactivist collective have come forward to claim that they raided U.S.-based security think tank Stratfor and stole the presents from beneath their Christmas tree—in the form of a database containing thousands of credit card...»

Sorting Data Clouds are the Next Big Thing

Isha Suri | December 26th

So far we have been hearing and discussing about Big Data only, but the next big thing is sorting it all out. Data is everywhere and always has been, but now we're able to collect,...»

The Best Data Visualization Projects of the Year

Alex Williams | December 26th

Data visualization is emerging as the best way to understand the massive data streams and the events in our lives that shape who we are, where we live and the communities that define our interactions. Last...»

ICS Update: Know If Your Device Is Getting Android 4.0

Mellisa Tolentino | December 26th

Google’s Android Ice Cream Sandwich is still creating a lot buzz, not because everyone is raving about how awesome it is, but because everyone is still waiting to try it out.  It seems like until...»

5 Open Source Startups to Watch in 2012 # 1: Puppet Labs

Klint Finley | December 26th

This year we picked five startups commercializing open source projects to which they contribute that are especially strong going into 2012. The list is in no particular order. Puppet Labs is a startup founded by Luke Kanies, the...»