The Year of the e-Reader: Where Price Meets Necessity

Saroj Kar | December 28th

Santa and his elves ere busy this year fulfilling the millions of requests for new smartphones and tablets, a mobile trend that's helped to drive the digital publishing industry in 2011. The market was flooded...»

The Hottest Flash Sales are the Shortest: Infographic

Mellisa Tolentino | December 28th

2011 was plagued by flash sale sites, to the delight of savvy consumers around the world. These are the sites that offer unbelievably low-priced items, vacation packages, spa treatments, electronics and almost every other product...»

A New RSS Reader With No Sign Up Form – A Google Reader Alternative?

Alex Williams | December 28th

Google changed the Google Reader interface this Fall and scaled back development. Since then a backlash erupted among those who had used it as their primary RSS reader. In particular they missed the "shared" items feature, now...»

Pervasive Personal Cloud is the Future According to John McCrea

Maria Deutscher | December 28th

Industry veteran John McCrea sees 2012 as transformational for the personal cloud. He laid out his expectations in an interview with SiliconANGLE Editor-in-Chief Mark Hopkins and in a post on his blog, McCrea’s...»

Success Factors Appeals to Millennials in Social, Mobile Era

Kristen Nicole | December 28th

This month SAP acquired Success Factors, a provider of HR software-as-a-service, for $3.4 billion or a 52 percent premium that investors promptly covered the following trading day. The company will be integrated into SAP’s...»

Microsoft HealthVault Goes Mobile with iPhone App

Isha Suri | December 28th

iTriage, a leading consumer healthcare technology, has teamed up with Microsoft's HealthVault personal healthcare record service, popularly known as PHR, for its iPhone mobile application. There are over 3 million users of iTriage application, who...»

CES 2012: The Future Of Smart TVs

Mellisa Tolentino | December 28th

January 2012 is just a few days away and if you’re a person who’s always on the lookout for the latest in consumer electronics, you’re probably really excited about this particular month because of the...»

Mobile Data, Activations at an All Time High

Mellisa Tolentino | December 28th

This holiday season, the most popular gift requested were either smartphones or tablets so it’s not surprising that the most apps downloaded happened during this time. Flurry Analytics noted that during the first 20 days...»

Enterprise Cloud 2012: Key Trends to Look Out For

Maria Deutscher | December 28th

This year has been a significant one for enterprise cloud adoption, and 2012 will be even more so. There are a few predictions that outline the general direction towards which the industry is headed, highlighting...»

How Facebook’s Mobile Strategy is Shaping Up

Saroj Kar | December 28th

2011 saw some significant mobile developments from Facebook.  When it comes to people, 2011 was the year that Facebook claimed 800 million active users around the world, and with mobile promising to be a key...»