Two Petes Talk Data Markets at O’Reilly Strata Conference 2011

Maria Deutscher | February 3rd

Stratus Security's Pete Soderling and BuzzData's Pete Forde attended at the Strata Conference yesterday and held a session on the "Building and Pricing the Data Marketplace". Their point was that

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The New York Times’ Financial Spotlight Dims with Key Losses in Q4

Cherr Aira | February 3rd

The latest victim of the unkind economic realities of online media and publishing is The New York Times. The American daily newspaper organization posted an overall revenue loss of 2.9 percent for the last

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High Hopes for Mobile Browsing Drive Development, Browser Wars

Kristina Farrah | February 3rd

Mobile browsing is on the rise.  It's gaining traction and hoards of users, Facebook's given the sector its stamp of approval, and the amassing support for HTML5 is a promising development towards its ongoing...»

Update: Appeals of the FCC Net Neutrality Rule

jamesdelong | February 3rd

The appeals of the FCC’s Net Neutrality rule continued to run their courses this week. [For background, see Which Court Gets to Hear the Net Neutrality Appeal? (Jan. 21) &  More on the Verizon...»

IBM And Silicon Valley

Tom Foremski | February 3rd

As IBM celebrates its centennial this year it is interesting to look at its association with the Silicon Valley area. Although IBM is considered an East Coast computer company it has a long history...»

TripAdvisor Acquires EveryTrail, Hikes Up Mobile Path

Madalena David | February 3rd

TripAdvisor announced the acquisition of EveryTrail, the developer of a GPS-enabled publishing platform to create outdoor tours and city guides for mobile devices.  No information was offered on the terms of the acquisition,...»

SiliconANGLE Exclusive: Abhi Metha Announces Big Data Analysis “Factory” Builder Tresata

Bert Latamore | February 3rd

Former Bank of America executive, MIT Media Lab Executive in Residence, and big data pioneer Abhi Metha announced the launch of Tresata, his latest venture, on SiliconAngle.TV Tuesday, February 2. Metha cofounded Tresata to develop a tool set...»

EnterpriseDB Rolls Out Postgres Security Tools

Kyt Dotson | February 3rd

We’ve heard it already, security in the cloud has become an important thing so when EnterpriseDB has released a new security suite for PostgreSQL our ears perked up. Notably because we’ve been watching EMC and their move...»

Scott Yara of Greenplum on Why Big Data is…the Next Big Thing

Kyt Dotson | February 3rd

For a long while, computing power, storage, and network speed were bottlenecks to building an empire of data within the Information Technology sector—we’ve certainly always had the information, but the technology to harness it still needed its...»

Answers.com Acquired for $127 Million

Isha Suri | February 3rd

Answers.com, a leading Q&A site has today announced its agreement to be acquired by AFCV Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of growth equity investor Summit Partners...»