Oracle “Exalytics” – the Frankenstein Follow Up to Cloud in a Box?

Alex Williams | September 30th

Yesterday I reported that Oracle will launch a NoSQL database at Oracle OpenWorld. In addition, the company will unveil a Hadoop data loader and in-memory store. So is Oracle becoming a true big data company?...»

An Impending Samsung-Apple Truce In Australia

Mellisa Tolentino | September 30th

After yesterday’s hearing in an Australian court, where Apple senior executive Richard Lutton presented evidence that Apple founder Steve Jobs initiated talks with Samsung to not launch their patent infringing Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.,...»

Spotify Soothes Facebook Users with “Private Listening”

Mellisa Tolentino | September 30th

After hearing tons of complaints from their users, Spotify tries to appease the angry mob with their new “Private Listening” feature. Quick recap for those of you who went back to your caves:...»

Social Media “Panic” Follows The Onion Tweets of “Rampage” in Congress

Maria Deutscher | September 30th

Spoof news publication The Onion decided to stir some buzz around its freshest piece by tweeting "BREAKING: Witnesses reporting screams and gunfire heard inside the Capitol building,” about an hour prior to sending other tweets that managed to pinpoint...»

Details on Deceased FalconStor CEO Slowly Emerge

Maria Deutscher | September 30th

Reijane Huai, the former chief executive of cloud backup solutions provider FalconStor, died the day before he was reportedly about to plead guilty to charges of bribery given to a FalconStor customer. Authorities believed...»

RIM Denies PlayBook Death, Cuts Sales Price by 40%

Saroj Kar | September 29th

RIM on Thursday denied allegations that the company will no longer continue to produce PlayBook tablet, saying the news was pure fiction.  Some analysts have said the company may consider withdrawing from the tablet PC


Juniper Networks Upgrades Simply Connected Portfolio, Mobile Apps

Maria Deutscher | September 29th

Networking solutions vendor Juniper Networks announced new additions to its Simply Connected family of products, as well as an update to the JunosPulse Mobile Security Suite. The company is trying to catch up with...»

What Do Users Look for in Workplace Social Software? [Infographic]

Klint Finley | September 29th

It's been a while since I've heard anything out of Moxie Software, an enterprise social software vendor with a strong emphasis on usability. But today an infographic produced by the company is doing rounds on Twitter, and...»

Teradata Looks To Reach LOB Execs With ClickFox Partnership

Jeffrey Kelly | September 29th

ClickFox and Teradata have inked a strategic partnership that should add important new analytic capabilities for Teradata customers. Thanks to the new partnership, Teradata customers will have the ability to deploy a new ClickFox Customer Experience Analytic appliance...»

Grid Dynamics CEO Talks Transition, OpenStack Maturation

Kristen Nicole | September 29th

Grid Dynamics celebrated its 5th anniversary last week, marking a good time to reflect on the company’s growth, and put forth a  plan for the next milestone.  Founded by Victoria Livschitz, Grid Dynamics has...»