Why is B&N Selling Off its Nook Business?

Mellisa Tolentino | January 5th

There are two major dilemmas that Barnes & Noble, the largest book retailer in the United States,  is facing right now. First, Sterling Publishing, B&N’s publishing division, is said to be up for...»

New Yahoo CEO Thompson Should Make Big Data a Top Priority

Jeffrey Kelly | January 5th

Speaking to the Wall Street Journal yesterday, Yahoo’s next CEO Scott Thompson said he plans to return Yahoo to the status of "one of those great iconic brands" on the web by embracing “innovation and disruptive concepts.” Nothing’s...»

Big Spender: Microsoft Sets $200M Budget for Windows Phone Promos

Isha Suri | January 5th

Microsoft is once again doing what it is known for: spending big bucks on marketing its products.  And this time, it’s the company’s new Windows Phone that's being promoted. Reportedly, Microsoft and its partners...»

Nimble Raises $1M for Fresh CRM Solution

Maria Deutscher | January 5th

Nimble announced it has received $1 million in seed funding from Google Ventures and  Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, alongside other venture capitalists including Jason Calacanis, Don Dodge and Dharmesh Shah. Today Nimble has a...»

Consulting and the Cloud in India

Klint Finley | January 5th

We've been writing about how traditional service providers, such as Accenture, have been starting cloud hosted services to keep up with the changing IT world. This is a trend that extends around the world, including to...»

Roku CES: Smart TVs for Everyone

Mellisa Tolentino | January 5th

Before 2011 ended, we’d been hearing how Smart/connected TVs will flourish this year.  There are already a lot of brands offering these connected TVs, where they combine the basic use of TVs and amped them...»

Dell Leaps into Enterprise Storage, A Vision of Love

Maria Deutscher | January 5th

Back at Dell World 2011, a Forbes correspondent wrote about what he thought might be Michael Dell’s grand plan for his company. He made a comparison between the electronics giant’s CEO and Steve Jobs...»

A World of Data, Big and Beautiful

Kristina Farrah | January 5th

"All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. All these aspirations are directed toward ennobling man's life, lifting it from the sphere of mere physical existence and leading the individual


Online Video Ready for Prime Time: Personal Media Prevails

Cherr Aira | January 5th

The accessibility of streaming devices like mobile phones, tablets and game consoles have pushed streaming demands to the hilt. Not to mention our innate love for anything unlimited, like data. The proliferation of web-enabled television...»

Citrix’s “Non Obvious” Mobile Predictions: iOS Kills Flash

Maria Deutscher | January 5th

Citrix’s Chris Fleck, VP of development for the virtualization solutions maker, posted a list of his own predictions for 2012 concerning the mobile space in particular. He noted some interesting highlights which might as...»