Rival Security Companies Skeptic on McAfee’s Shady Rat Report

Robert Manto | August 8th

Top security companiesare  downplayng  McAfee’s claim of a five-year hacking operation which was dubbed as Operation Shady Rat. Last Tuesday, McAfee reported a grand scale cyber attack which has infiltrated 72 organizations in 14...»

Payback a la YouTube: Blink 182 Returns the Favor of Thieving Fans

Cherr Aira | August 8th

I go to Youtube.com to check out my favorite band’s singles. But before even getting hold of the official music video, I often come across numerous fan vids—a variety of multimedia creations that's sometimes better...»

The New Age of Services: Liquidware, NetApp Virtualize Solutions

Maria Deutscher | August 8th

Liquidware Labs,  a VDI solutions provider that developed the Stratusphere and ProfileUnity offerings, has a new service to help customers make the most out of their virtual desktop deployments. In partnership with NetApp, the company...»

Firing Back Against Police, AntiSec Unleashes 10GB of Leaked Law Enforcement Data

Maria Deutscher | August 8th

The recent overflow of incidents in the cybersecurity front managed to draw a lot of media attention to the topic, as well as law enforcement agencies going after the hackers. Members of Anonymous and the now disbanded Lulz...»

Defcon 2011: Did it Change Perspectives on Hackers?

Cherr Aira | August 8th

The hunt for hackers continues. But, what do you do when a conference at the heart of the Sin City circles around the topic of hacking security breaches, awards the premier hacker and rewards...»

Why Norway isn’t in the Startup Spotlight as often as other Nordic Countries

Mellisa Tolentino | August 8th

The Nordic region has been in the limelight for a few weeks now especially with the horrific massacre in Norway that the gunman confessed he trained for in a video game, their move to make ...»

Anonymous Defaces Syria’s Ministry of Defense Website, Castigates Current Regime

Kyt Dotson | August 8th

A faction claiming participation in the hactivist collective Anonymous has struck the web pages of the Syrian Ministry of Defense (currently offline) and defaced them with a message about the massacres occurring in that country. According to...»

Mobile Industry Gets Bad for Workers: Verizon Strikes, Robot Replacements and Suicide

Mellisa Tolentino | August 8th

Verizon is not doing quite well, as just last week they lost the infringement lawsuit filed against them by Active Video, in which they have to pay $115 million in damages. Now they are faced...»

SAP Trumps Oracle as the Software vs. Hardware Battle Continues

Mellisa Tolentino | August 8th

While Oracle is busy battling HP in a lawsuit of neglect of obligations when Oracle decided to stop manufacturing Intel’s Itanium chips, and Oracle’s infringement lawsuit against Google, SAP took this opportunity to get...»

The Real-Time Equivalent for Agile – A Tweetdeck of a Different Scope

Alex Williams | August 8th

What is the real-time equivalent for Agile - what would that look like? A different interface than Tweetedeck but the concept is the same.  A service on top that gives a view of different applications that...»