Gluster’s First Major Update for OpenStack Frees Data Across VMs

Kristen Nicole | July 27th

Gluster, the software-only open source storage solution, has released its first major update for OpenStack since joining the initiative a few months back.  It’s the latest in a string of updates Gluster has had, rounding...»

Could Amazon be Android’s Knight in Shining Armor for the Tablet War?

Cherr Aira | July 27th

Strong indicators are pointing towards tablets as the future of mobile commerce. If this is to be the case, and if we are going to speak of today’s market, Apple is the winner,...»

The Telling Story of a Once Faithful Google Apostle Saved by Vic Gundotra after Automated System Falsely Flags Account for Possessing Child Pornography

Alex Williams | July 27th

A man who once called himself a Google apostle has had his account restored after Senior Vice President Vic Gundotra personally looked into the matter and discovered the search giant's automated systems had flagged one...»

Citrix Sees a BYO Utopia for the Office of the Future

Kristen Nicole | July 26th

In today’s world, every day is Bring Your Own Computer to work day.  But the mobile scene is stretching into corporate environments with workers roping in smartphones and tablets under the Computer umbrella.  And there’s...»

Apple Batteries can be Bricked and Attack Computers through Firmware Hack

Kristina Farrah | July 26th

A rather disturbing discovery recently uncovered by security researcher Charlie Miller tarnishes the high and mighty Apple Mac. According to Miller, Apple laptop batteries can be hacked and set to brick themselves completely. What’s more is...»

Citrix the Latest to Make Management Changes: 3 New VPs

Maria Deutscher | July 26th

Virtualization solutions maker Citrix is the latest company to make significant staffing changes this week, introducing three new execs:  Erin Hintz, Shankar Iyer and Bob Schultz. Hintz joins Citrix from Symantec, where she led global marketing...»

LucidChart Raises $1M for HTML5 Collaboration App

Maria Deutscher | July 26th

LucidChart, the maker of a web-based diagramming and collaboration app, has raised $1 in seed funding from 500 Startups, 2M Companies, K9 Ventures and other angel investors. CEO Karl Sun says the capital will be used...»

WeeMees Get a Voice, Harry Potter Pals Rejoice

Mellisa Tolentino | July 26th

WeeWorld, the app making company that brought us the avatar-creator WeeMee and the social game WeeMee Life, has given its mini avatars a voice.  Enter – the Talking WeeMee.  If you’re one of those...»

The Last (Funny) Crusade to Save MySpace: Video

Cherr Aira | July 26th

Social networking is a life cycle of Internet royalty.  If there's a popular fad, death is inevitable. This is the reality that re-surfaced few months ago, starting with the extinction of Friendster. Facebook is...»

FTW: RIM’s BlackBerry Playbook FIPS Certified

Mellisa Tolentino | July 26th

As the tablet war rages on, it’s hard to tell which one is really winning.  New features and better specs are the main focal points in the development of better tablets.  But RIM focused on...»