500,000 Bitcoins Transferred in One Exchange

Kyt Dotson | November 17th

This isn’t exactly big news on the Bitcoin front, but it’s still a curiosity worth noting. Yesterday, Nov 16, the coffers of a Bitcoin wallet transferred five-hundred thousand bitcoins from one account to another. This exchange had been...»

Will the Jive Software IPO Be Next Year or Is an Acquisition More Likely?

Alex Williams | November 17th

In August, Jive Software filed its S-1 with the Security Exchange Commission to trade on the NASDAQ as a publicly traded company. Prior to that, there had been word that the company would be...»

Skype Direct Video Calls for Facebook Friends Extends Social Strategy

Mellisa Tolentino | November 17th

Back in July, Facebook launched video chat with the integration of Skype but Facebookers can only call their friends on Facebook but not on Skype.  But Facebook and Skype stepped it up a notch...»

Activision Foundering with Social Media: Call of Duty Elite Suffers Setbacks

Kyt Dotson | November 17th

Call of Duty Elite emerged alongside Activision’s much anticipated launch of Modern Warfare 3; the service would merge social and stat tracking for players to keep abreast of the exploits of friends and teammates. However, the service is...»

Intel Shrinks Server Chip in Knights Corner

Kristina Farrah | November 17th

We’ve always perceived super computers as being housed in oversized cabinets, a far cry from the personal computer that we all use in our homes.  But the genius of Intel might change things,


IT: How To Get Ready for the Post-Holiday Low-End Tablet Onslaught

Bert Latamore | November 17th

In the last 18 months many businesses have seen iPads come in the door under the arms of their executives. Now they should prepare for the post-holiday appearance of potentially larger numbers of low-end tablets...»

The End of Data as Usual – Brian Solis Muscles Up Book Two

Kristen Nicole | November 17th

For this week's Profile Snapshot we talk with the legendary Brian Solis, the socialite of social media.  He's gone through a career boost this past year, moving to Altimeter Group to round out a...»

Would an Amazon Smartphone use Android?

Kristen Nicole | November 17th

Given the success of Amazon’s latest Kindle tablet, it’s almost expected that people start speculating about Kindle phones. Citigroup analyst Mark Mahaney and Kevin Chang believe Amazon is on its way to manufacturing


Nokia Plans a Comeback with Windows 8 Tablet, Launches Cheaper Smartphone

Cherr Aira | November 17th

Nokia was a total hit back in the day. And, everyone was wondering what could have gone wrong? They drowned in the competition. People are no longer going gaga about their mobile phones. The market shares...»

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Ushers Wave of Holiday Device Rush

Mellisa Tolentino | November 17th

After the long wait and much anticipation for the newest Nexus to grace the tech world, the Samsung-Google Galaxy Nexus is finally out in the market.  Google unveiled the Galaxy Nexus less than...»