Facebook’s Security In Question for Offsite Activity Tracking

Mellisa Tolentino | September 28th

Facebook’s security and their users’ privacy had been in question since the very beginning. And those issues were only aggravated with each major Facebook update, especially the auto photo-tagging feature that came out earlier this...»

SAP’s Drastic Approach to Expand BI Ecosystem

Maria Deutscher | September 28th

Germany-based business software maker SAP has promised its shareholders that it will double its revenues by 2015 thanks to new cloud, mobile and big data ventures, and the firm is planning to meet that deadline....»

VMware Revises Mobile Apps Amidst Virtualization Shift

Maria Deutscher | September 28th

VMware, EMC’s virtualization subsidiary, is taking virtualization to other fields, such as the mobile enterprise.  It unveiled the latest versions of its SlideRocket and Socialcast apps this week, making good on two firms it had...»

It’s JRuby’s Time to Shine as Engine Yard Adds Support

Klint Finley | September 28th

Today platform-as-a-service provider Engine Yard will announce support for JRuby, an implementation of the Ruby programming language designed to run on the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). All existing Engine Yard customers will need to do...»

The Global Future of Crowdsourcing, According to myGengo

Maria Deutscher | September 28th

Since Wired journalist Jeff Howe coined the term "crowdsourcing" in 2006, an entire industry (led mostly by startups) has been created, and some players are even getting some attention from VCs. The latest is ...»

10gen Offers Its MongoDB Monitoring Service Free for All Users

Klint Finley | September 28th

10gen, the sponsor of the open source NoSQL database MongoDB, announces today that its MongoDB Monitoring Service (MMS) will now be available for free to all users. During beta the tool, a fully hosted hosted service including...»

Spotify-Facebook Partnership Angers Users

Mellisa Tolentino | September 28th

At the recent f8 conference, Mark Zuckerberg announced the integration of Spotify, the online music streaming service, with users’ Facebook account.  Though the feature hasn’t rolled out to everyone yet, the Facebook-Spotify partnership...»

Pano Logic Strengthened as VDI Deployments Increase

Cherr Aira | September 28th

In this day and age, when enterprises cloud solutions are becoming a great deal and cost savings are what chiefly constitute IT economics policies, a virtualized environment is tantamount to an ideal workplace set-up. With...»

Yammer – the Search Angle on its $17 Million From a Facebook Backed Fund

Alex Williams | September 28th

Yammer received another round of investment on Tuesday. This time $17 million from a Facebook-backed fund. The fund is led by Social+Capital Partnership, established by former Facebook Vice President Chamath Palihapitiya. Facebook is an investor...»

Xobni Socializes, Brings Smartr App to Android and Gmail

Cherr Aira | September 27th

There is a reason why its name is "inbox" spelled backwards—Xobni steps out of the box when it comes to how you receive emails and text messages.  It allows users to manage contacts, files...»