Facebook IPO: What Happens When Users Leave?

Mellisa Tolentino | February 2nd

The much awaited filing for the initial public offering of Facebook finally happened late Wednesday when they filed the 197-page prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In their filing, Facebook showed their massive revenue...»

DRAM will Remain Too Expensive to Compete with Flash

Bert Latamore | February 2nd

In his latest article on how persistent flash memory will disrupt the IT architecture in the era of real-time, IO-centric big data processing, Wikibon CTO David Floyer looks at the issue of “Real-time IO...»

Apple’s Ban Request Denied – Again, Symantec Retraction and Other Mobile News

Mellisa Tolentino | February 2nd

Samsung Electronics celebrates another victory as the Munich Regional Court rejected Apple Inc.'s request to ban sales of the Galaxy Tab 10.1N tablet and the Galaxy Nexus smartphone in Germany. Last week,  the Mannheim Regional...»

Mobile Business Intelligence on the Rise

Kristina Farrah | February 2nd

The explosion of mobile device usage and the propagation of powerful smartphones and tablet computers have become the catalysts for business intelligence to expand to mobile as well. When I look back to


Facebook Billions Powered By ‘Like’ – an emotional sensor is driving the company’s exorbitant valuation.

Andy Kessler | February 1st

As bizarre as this sounds, one of the most valuable innovations in technology over the last several decades is Facebook's "Like" button. That's what has propelled the company to a galaxy-orbit valuation for its forthcoming...»

Cloud Sherpas: Google’s Partner of the Year

Alex Williams | February 1st

You get a picture of the lucrative business Google Apps has become with Cloud Sherpas, which was named Google's 2011 Enterprise Partner of the year this week. Just take a look at the four-year-old company's growth...»

NoOps – A Big Lie or a Political Shift?

Alex Williams | February 1st

NoOps - look up the term on Twitter search and you'll see tweets such as this: @GeorgeReese: "NoOps is as stupid a term as NoSQL." @allNoOps: "beats "cloud", "agile", and "SOPA" as the dumbest...»

Super Bowl 2012 or Social Bowl 2012? Social Means Business for the World’s Largest Brands.

John Furrier | February 1st

Super Bowl time is here! Is it a football game or a social event? Brady or Manning? Pats or Giants? Who will win? Some people say who cares...I'm all about the...»

Pirate Bay Founders Found Guilty in Sweden Amidst Web Copyright Drama

Maria Deutscher | February 1st

Even before the battle over SOPA and PIPA has reached its climax, the media industry is going after the people who are making its copyrighted property available for free online. The particularly case involving The Pirate Bay has come...»

ServicesAngle Weekly Editorial Call: Node.js, Splunk Competitors and Hadoop for the Enterprise

Klint Finley | February 1st

Each week the ServicesAngle has a conference call to discuss the week's news and trends. It usually includes Editor Alex Williams; Wikibon analyst Jeff Kelley and myself. Sometimes we just do voice calls, other times we...»