IBM Global Services Revenues Point to Tech Sector’s Modest Growth and Huge Demand for Big Data Analytics

Alex Williams | January 20th

These are not gold rush days in the tech sector. We can't expect huge gains from the established tech giants. Modest growth is just fine in this slow market. And that's just what we got from...»

Is Bitly Making a Pivot to the Enterprise?

Alex Williams | January 19th

Bitly, which earned its fame as a URL-shortener for Twitter, is making a big play for the enterprise. It's another signal that the enterprise will continue to attract startups that start as consumer oriented companies but...»

Microsoft Dynamics Still Killing It During Difficult Quarter for Redmond

Klint Finley | January 19th

Microsoft's Q2 profits beat analyst expectations, but are lower than this quarter last year due to smaller margins. The margin squeeze was caused by Microsoft's increased X-Box sales, which have smaller margins than its Windows...»

4 Ways Your Outsourcing Partner is Screwing You: Infographic

Maria Deutscher | January 19th

Software development outsourcer Symphony released a well-crafted infographic that outlines the company’s high priority factors in outsourcing projects today – or as the sketch’s title puts it, “4 Ways Your Outsourcing Partner is Screwing...»

VMware Expectations High for Growth in Q4

Maria Deutscher | January 19th

Virtualization titan VMware will be holding its earnings call to report the fiscal results of its fourth quarter, and the general consensus on Wall Street seems to be on the optimistic side. The expectation...»

Why the Windows Store Could be the Future of WebOS

Klint Finley | January 19th

While some attention is given to Windows 8's locked bootloader,  somewhat less is paid to the Windows Store, the  coming exclusive channel for Metro apps. Other types of apps will still run on Windows...»

Sony Ericsson Competes with its Own Kind: Making Android Work

Isha Suri | January 19th

Sony Ericsson, the world's ninth-biggest handset maker, reported a pretax loss of $316.57 million for Q4 in 2011, blaming the demand slowdown and tough competition prevailing in the smartphone market.  The company’s sales for...»

Gaming Hardware Innovations Roundup: Alienware Contends vs Consoles and Hauppauge Captures Hearts

Isha Suri | January 19th

It seems that this year is going to be fun for gaming lovers as we are seeing some new gaming stuff coming up. Dell, the renowned manufacturer of computers and related devices, has just launched a new desktop,...»

Piston Cloud Launches OpenStack Distro

Maria Deutscher | January 19th

Piston Cloud has rolled out Piston Enterprise OS, or pentOS, into general availability today.  The cloud platform is a refined, commercial version of OpenStack – the open-source cloud OS initiative originally kicked off by Rackspace...»