Microsoft Walks on Clouds – Windows Intune Takes IT Virtual

Mellisa Tolentino | July 12th

Cloud computing is really something that companies and investors are looking into these days, and this week delivers a couple prime examples of this growing trend.  Citrix just acquired, with a remaining focus...»

VMware vSphere 5: the “Monster” of Cloud Infrastructure

Cherr Aira | July 12th

As the competition continues to chase after VMware’s industry leadership, the company ensures that they will give their opponents a good, tough fight. Citrix is one of the those organizations which are closing the gap,...»

Spammers Chuck Botnets, Rely on Compromised Accounts Instead

Kristina Farrah | July 12th

According to a CommTouch quarterly Internet Threats Trend Report, spammers prefer sending their unsolicited mails through compromised accounts than botnets. This strategy shift is most likely driven by high-profile botnets being taken down one by one, consequently dropping...»

Netflix’s New Subscription Plans Sound Like Wireless Carriers

Saroj Kar | July 12th

Netflix, the world's favorite Internet subscription service provider, has revealed a new unlimited DVD plan for US customers. Under the new scheme, members would pay $7.99 a month for one DVD out a time and $11.99...»

Law Enforcement Seeks Legislation Requiring Providers to Keep Logs for 18 Months

Kyt Dotson | July 12th

Law enforcement representatives plan to endorse proposed legislation that will force communication providers—Internet Service Providers (ISPs), telecom and cable companies—to retain their customers’ logs for 18 months. The mandatory data retention bill is in hearing today before...»

From Windows to the Cloud: “Nothing is created, nothing is destroyed, everything transforms.”

Nico Popp | July 12th

Every so often in technology, new trends emerge to drive large changes to society by transforming our established computing paradigms. Cloud as a computing pattern is certainly not dissimilar. The cloud carries in itself all the genes of...»

HP Goes the iPhone Route – TouchPad 4G Exclusive to AT&T

Mellisa Tolentino | July 12th

As the start of the school year draws near, companies are using this fact to reel in consumers with back-to-school deals. HP announced that its TouchPad 4G, which features a 1.5GHz processor, 32 GB internal...»

MoPub, Mojiva Take Mobile Ads to New Heights

Jennefer Almirante | July 12th

Mobile ad company MoPub has raised $6.5 million in a Series A investment round, led by Accel Partners and joined by co-investor Harrison Metal Capital. Accel Partners was a seed investor...»

Was VMware vSphere Launch Overshadowed By Citrix’s Latest Buy?

Mellisa Tolentino | July 12th

Citrix took the spotlight today with their announcement of the acquisition, but VMware is shrugging it off, as they have their own major announcements, like the unveiling of a new software. vSphere Storage Appliance...»

Matt Mullenweg On The Future Of Wordress

Tom Foremski | July 12th

Named as one of the 25 most influential people on the web, Matt Mullenweg founded and runs an open source web platform that has revolutionized website publishing. WordPress began its life as free, open-source blogging software which quickly...»