Convirture Unveils vCenter for the Open-source Cloud

Maria Deutscher | August 24th

Open-source cloud management software maker Convirture is trying to bridge the gap in the open cloud space with a new product company founder and chief executive Arsalan Farooq refers to as “VMware vCenter for the...»

Google Pays $500M in Drug Deal: Bad Ads Never Pay

Val Galin | August 24th

Looks like Google is going to shell out $500 million from their own pockets as they settle government charges for online pharmacy ads that were illegally shown on the search giant's website.

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Yammer Brings the Heat to VMware With Facebook Connect Style Offering

Klint Finley | August 24th

Starting today you can now embed Yammer into other applications thanks to one of a the new plugins under the new Yammer Connect umbrella. In addition to Yammer Embed, the company is announcing Login Button, a tool that will...»

Gettin’ Busy with Malware: Android Tops the Hitlist

Cherr Aira | August 24th

Malware and Android follow an inversely proportional relationship. When one succeeds, the other one’s business is placed at risk. But it has been quite a one-sided ball game for the first half of 2011; malware saw immense...»

iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 Available to Sprint

George Ou | August 24th

Apple’s iPhone 5 will not become a dual mode “world phone” that supports GSM and CDMA and will no longer be exclusive to the two biggest wireless carriers in the US.  Both the upcoming iPhone 5 and...»

Can a Kubrick Film Stop Apple’s Fight Against Samsung?

Mellisa Tolentino | August 24th

Just a day before Apple and Samsung are set to meet back in a German court over tablet infringement issues, Samsung was issued a preliminary injunction by a Dutch court in The Hague...»

Google’s Vic Gundotra: 4 Billion Hits to the +1 Button Every Day

Alex Williams | August 24th

The +1 button on Web sites has been hit four billion times, according to a blog post today by Google Senior Vice President Vic Gundotra. In July, the +1 button crossed 2 billion daily views....»

Tradehill Brightens the Bitcoin Market with E-Wallet Beta

Kyt Dotson | August 24th

Everyone involved in the Bitcoin market wants it to become something more than it currently is—something of an obscure cryptocurrency that’s popular mostly among geeks, although it’s recently gotten some notice in more mainstream arenas such as National...»

What Are Companies’ Top Priorities for Application Integration?

Klint Finley | August 24th

Business intelligence/analytics and productivity/collaboration applications are most companies' top integration priorities according to a report published by SnapLogic. SnapLogic conducted a survey of executives with 110 respondents. It's a small number, but sheds some light on enterprise priorities....»

HubPages CEO on Google’s Panda: SEO Doesn’t Work

Tom Foremski | August 24th

I met with Paul Edmondson, CEO of HubPages, and Jason Menayan Director of Marketing to talk about how the publishing site is dealing with the aftermath of Google's major update to its algorithm, Panda, released earlier this year. Panda...»