Bitcoin Hackathon in Finland Sept 2-4 Seeking Software Engineers

Maria Deutscher | August 5th

The Bitcoin Hackathon conference will be held in Aalto Venture Garage, Betonimiehenkuja 3, Espoo, Finland on September 2-4. The free 2-day event is the latest evidence of the tech and startup boom the Nordic region has been going...»

Square Fraud was Inevitable. Encryption, Anyone?

Maria Pila | August 5th

Researchers at the Black Hat security conference on Thursday revealed ways in which the Square payment system, which turns any iPhone, iPad or Android into a point-of-sale credit card processor, could be used for...»

In-House SaaS, Security and Other Software Questions Answered

Bert Latamore | August 5th

Wikibon member and Software-as-a-Service expert Derek Singleton, who provides detailed information on SaaS and in-house business software on Software Advice Web site, has posted an article providing answers to the top three questions that...»

The Many Faces of Google+ RealTime Search

Kristina Farrah | August 5th

We can recall Google purposely taking down its RealTime Search service, saying the product is not potent enough and that they intend to incorporate real time data from Google+ as well on top of having...»

SecurityFail – the Latest Cyber Rat Attacks

John Casaretto | August 5th

The state of the country’s cybersecurity is in peril. The very thought of the extent of the latest reports in this "Cyber Rat" case should make us all cringe. It just screams pathetic. Gone are...»

HTC Acquires Dashwire, Another Move to Dodge Patent Lawsuits

Mellisa Tolentino | August 5th

In this era, it’s hard to be a start-up company or a company pushing for innovation, because you’ll probably be hindered by other companies too busy slapping patent lawsuits in your face.  So what can...»

Turn On the Safe Online Banking Mode…Now!

Cherr Aira | August 5th

Security threats attack the ozone layer of the tech world with a mission to spread terror and destroy privacy on the internet. This issue has been bugging the online community for a long time now,...»

China Reacts to Hacking Accusation as Things Escalate Worldwide

Mellisa Tolentino | August 5th

Over the recent months of hacking incidences, there have been some individuals and groups that are pinpointing China as the one responsible for the attacks.  China has published a statement in their national newspaper...»

Ten Realities for IT Service Organizations

Dave Vellante | August 5th

There are several infrastructure-related trends we’re watching here at Wikibon that will have direct impacts on IT organizations and service delivery over the next five years. Specifically:   #1 The consumerization of IT. CEOs have come to...»

Warner Music Narrows Loss, Thanks to LimeWire Settlement

Saroj Kar | August 4th

Warner Music Group announced its current quarterly sales this week; the company is narrowing down its loss more than it did in this time frame last year. And a lot of this gained income wasn't from increased sales,...»