Thousands of Electronic Patient Records Lost in Theft

John Casaretto | November 7th

Last Friday the UCLA Health System took the precautionary measure of notifying thousands of patients of the theft of their private information.  Letters sent to the affected patients warned of possible identity theft and included...»

Google Breaks the Silence on Microsoft’s Bullying Royalties Deals

Mellisa Tolentino | November 7th

It's no secret that Google has been in the center of patent disputes in the tech industry.  Companies like Apple, Microsoft, Oracle and others took a stab at Google in one form or another as...»

Cloudera Teams-up with NetApp for Integrated Hadoop Offering

Maria Deutscher | November 7th

Hadoop service provider Cloudera and storage vendor NetApp debuted a new offering named the NetApp Open Solution for Hadoop, which will be available starting December this year.  It’s a pre-configured modular Hadoop cluster that includes...»

Ethernet Fabric Networking Gears Up for Big Data

Maria Deutscher | November 7th

Wikibon analyst Stu Miniman recently published a post digging into the Ethernet switches market and discussing the main drivers behind them. There have been a few fresh developments in this space, which make the analysis of...»

Connected Clothes in Fashion: AT&T’s Networked Vision

Phoebe Mandap | November 7th

This year has been a breakthrough for connected devices.  According to a recent GSMA and Machina report, the number of connected devices is expected to grow from 9 billion to 24 billion in 2021.  And...»

Notability Tops Week’s Best iPad, Android Business Tablet Apps

Maria Deutscher | November 6th

We’ve compiled a list of the five iPad and Honeycomb apps that caught our eyes this week, including one new player in the tablet scene.  This time Notability is the highlight of our roundup, thanks...»

This Week in the Cloud: Datacenters, Mobile Take Center Stage

Maria Deutscher | November 5th

This week featured a few significant updates from the cloud industry, perhaps most notably the unveiling of Hewlett-Packard’s Moonshot Project. The new breed of servers offers what HP refers to as hyperscale: a high-density...»

Hooke Em’ Horns – University of Texas Gives Out Free Google Apps GMail Addresses for Life

Alex Williams | November 4th

In the Longhorn state, you take care of things in a big way. That is certainly true for the University of Texas, which is giving out free email for life to 450,000 University of Texas (UT)...»

Kinect Sales Hit Milestone of 10m Units Sold Total

Kyt Dotson | November 4th

Microsoft has celebrated the first birthday of Kinect by announcing a lifetime sales of 10m units moved. This is somewhat in contrast to the astonishing opening sales that gave it 8m total unit sales in the first...»

HP Announces New Business Tablet

Bert Latamore | November 4th

HP Thursday announced a new $700 Windows 7 business tablet, underlining its renewed commitment to the business end-user computing market. The new HP Slate 2 Tablet PC is an upgrade to its original...»