Daily Deals Seek Premium Packages in Lifestyle Apps

Saroj Kar | November 15th

LivingSocial, the main competitor for Groupon across the Atlantic, has launched a new feature called Room Service (available at home) and Instant Ordering (real-time order). The new services offer delivery of meals to high-end home...»

AMD Challenges Intel with New Chip, Rapid Expansion

Maria Deutscher | November 15th

It seems some of the major storage vendors are starting to look beyond Intel. The chipmaker has some very ambitious plans to expand in areas where its market share is relatively small (namely mobile), though...»

.xxx Domains Grabbed By Schools Before the Rush

Mellisa Tolentino | November 15th

The ICM Registry started offering .xxx domain to all interested parties including porn sites and non-porn brands or names.  The point of ICM Registry is to make all porn-related sites end with .xxx, so it would be...»

Music Madness, from iTunes Match to Android Piracy

Mellisa Tolentino | November 15th

As Google Music nears its full launch and rumors of a new Store flood the headlines, other music services are spicing things up to keep their edge as well.  While Google's leaked hints of what...»

Nirvanix Wins Massive 8 Petabyte Private Cloud Deal from USC – Validates Cloud Storage

John Furrier | November 15th

The last 30 days for Nirvanix have been on fire—first the big-scale OEM deal with IBM Global Services, then the announcement that Cerner Healthcare was deploying a 3 petabyte private cloud...»

ScaleXtreme Adds to Cloud Management Platform

Maria Deutscher | November 15th

ScaleXtreme has launched Dynamic Server Assembly into general availability, a new feature that’s now included in its ScaleXtreme Xpress and ScaleXtreme Xpert cloud software. The solution, which is available in both a free and a premium edition, aims...»

The Stakes are High in the Hadoop Distribution Race

Jeffrey Kelly | November 15th

A few weeks back I wrote that the focus in the Hadoop community was shifting from the infrastructure layer – the plumbing, if you will – to the analytics and application layers. That premise was backed up...»

Juniper All Set to Fight Sluggish Economy, Says CEO

Isha Suri | November 15th

Kevin Johnson who joined Juniper Networks almost three years back, is quite optimistic about the company’s performance, even in these sluggish economic conditions.  Juniper - the world’s second largest maker of Internet routers after...»

Bright Future for Online Video Ads at BrightRoll: $30M Round

Cherr Aira | November 15th

The best is yet to come for online video advertising, especially with mobile ads catching a powerful triple digit growth rate this year. The holiday season is looking pretty good for online ads...»

Facebook Gore-Porn Account Hijacking Epidemic Reaches a Fever Pitch

Kyt Dotson | November 15th

It’s as if the circus of pornographic horrors has marched into the hallowed, staid halls of Facebook, painting over the frescoes and setting up shops of debauchery on every corner. A new exploit, slowly gathering steam over the...»