Acme Packet Beats Views, Stock At All Time High

Michael Trager | April 27th

Acme Packet (ticker symbol APKT) is a little known Massachusetts based manufacturer of session border controllers (SBC's) which enable VoIP and videoconferencing via the Internet, a leader in session delivery network solutions, enabling the trusted, first-class delivery of...»

Dog Wars vs Angry Birds. Sounds Like a Great New Android Game.

Kristina Farrah | April 27th

After being available in the Android Market for some time, Android decided to finally drop Dog Wars following complaints from the Humane Society, Michael Vick and Alicia Silverstone. I know there are laws protecting real...»

Delicious Quietly Acquired by YouTube Founders

Kristen Nicole | April 27th

Looks like Delicious has been rescued after all.  The social bookmarking service has been acquired by YouTube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, incorporating it into their new web-based company, AVOS.  The deal was kept

ARM Holdings Rides Mobile Wave, Beats Expectations

Michael Trager | April 27th

ARM Holdings (ticker symbol ARMH) is a little known British chip architecture firm which has been riding the mobile wave for nearly two years. The architecture of ARM is found in almost every mobile phone and tablet,...»

VMware Acquires SlideRocket, Brings Business Software to Cloud

Isha Suri | April 27th

Making another big stride, VMware has acquired Sliderocket, a cloud-based online presentation application that produces slide shows that rivals PowerPoint.  While the terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, this deal is going...»

Cloud M&A Hot: CenturyLink Buys Savvis for $2.5 Billion

John Furrier | April 27th

Cloud M&A is hot, and the cloud computing sector is booming.  We have another big acqusition.  CenturyLink this morning agreed to buy Savvis for $40 a share which puts the deal valued at $2.5 billion. ...»

YouTube Close To Film Deal

Michael Trager | April 27th

An item in today's New York Times ( indicates that Google's YouTube is close to finalizing a deal with major Hollywood studios to offer their new release films for rentals. Sony Pictures Entertainment, Universal Pictures and...»

Deduping @SteveDupe on Fusion-io: Steve Duplessie Gets Blown Off

John Furrier | April 27th

Steve Duplessie, founder of Enterprise Storage Group (ESG), wrote a scathing negative post about why he's bearish on Fusion-io. Steve Duplessie is a smart and respected entrepreneur who has built a great business off of...»

Amazon Costs Up, Profits Down

Michael Trager | April 27th Inc.'s (ticker symbol AMZN) earnings announcement has been released, showing quarterly profits plunged 33% as the online retailer spent ferociously to build more fulfillment centers and expand its technology offerings, becoming the latest Web...»

Why Do Social Networks Have to Die?

Maria Deutscher | April 27th

Frindster, launched back in 2003, was the first major social network the world has seen. Now, 8 year later, the once popular site is closing down and completely overhauling its agenda. The company