Layar, Telefonica for New Visual Search Technology

Kristina Farrah | September 20th

Layar, the open platform for mobile augmented reality (AR), establishes a partnership with Telefonica I+D in order to avail of its powerful visual search technology: IRIS. Visual search is a fundamental piece in


Fancy a Breedable Goat? Get Capital One for FarmVille

Mellisa Tolentino | September 20th

As social networking proliferates in our daily lives, we can’t ignore the fact that there are some who just use these sites to play online games where they can build and expand their farms or...»

Google Wallet Officially Launches, but Not For Everyone

Mellisa Tolentino | September 20th

As we reported yesterday, Google was said to be planning a launch for their Google Wallet service, and lo and behold, they did.  It was reported that they had MasterCard on board and now it...»

Automobiles Cross the Mobile Road, Other Industries: Report

Cherr Aira | September 20th

The mobile sphere has a life of its own and is growing at an incredible pace. Its explosion has given birth to other billion-dollar markets, including mobile advertising. Today, industries are leveraging a...»

Hitachi Grows HP Storage Ecosystem with Latest Launch

Maria Deutscher | September 20th

Japanese hardware maker Hitachi announced that 3PAR F-Class, T-Class and P10000 V-Class systems will ship with its 3.5-inch Fibre Channel Ultrastar SLC-based solid  state drives in them. The Ultrastar SSD400S SSD line-up is specially designed for OEMs,...»

From Cave Paintings to Microblogging – the Meandering Path of Communications Through the Ages [Infographic]

Alex Williams | September 19th

To commemorate its Confluence 4.0 release, Atlassian posted a fun infographic today that explores communication through the ages. I love the intro, explaining the difficulties of sending messages even with the aid of animals...»

ScaleMP Takes Its Virtual HPC Solution to the Next Level with AMD Support

Klint Finley | September 19th

ScaleMP will today announce a partnership with AMD. Previously ScaleMP has supported only Intel based architectures, but ScaleMP's virtualization solution will soon run on AMD architecture. The new version of the software will be available through...»

The Difficulty in Adding Social Features to Already Established Applictations

Alex Williams | September 19th

Atlassian announced Confluence 4.0 today and with it officially recognized the "@" symbol for notifications in its collaborative service. That may not be the most significant new feature for the Atlassian product but...»

Appcelerator’s Extension Marketplace: A Shop for Mobile Developers

Kristen Nicole | September 19th

Appcelerator, the mobile cloud platform for developing native mobile, desktop, and tablet applications using web technologies, is launching its own marketplace, harping on a trend that's booming in certain sectors, but lacking for...»

Motorola, Extreme Networks Help Power “Free WiFi” at Hotels

Cherr Aira | September 19th

Hotels without WiFi are no-nos for planning business travels. Having a wireless internet connection symbolizes a modernized academe. The idea of having a WiFi property now makes it more appealing to the rest of the...»