News Index

Smartphone Sales Jumped 20% in Q3: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 16, 2014
A strong iPhone 6 launch, demand from emerging markets and low-cost Android models from China helped drives sales of smartphones skyward during the third quarter.
Tech Comics: Developer Madness
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on December 12, 2014
Remember Einstein's famous quote about doing the same thing again and again?
Wearables Go Mass Market in 2015: Forrester
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 09, 2014
Next year is shaping up to be a tipping point for the wearable device market, according to a new forecast from Forrester.
Internet of Things to Revolutionize the IT Department: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 04, 2014
Say good-bye to business as usual. IDC expects IoT to have a transformational effect on the data center -- on entire organizations, in fact -- within just a few short years.
Tablet Market Slows While PC Vendors Stem Loses: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 26, 2014
Shipments of Apple's iPad are expected to drop by nearly 13 percent this year as tablet adoption slows.
Motorola Moto 360 the Android Wearable to Beat, For Now: Canalys
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 19, 2014
As the industry holds its breath for the upcoming Apple Watch, Motorola Mobility's smartwatch is off to a good start.
Tablets Hit the BYOD Sweet Spot: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 14, 2014
Enterprises can get more bang for their buck if they welcome employee-owned tablets, but they should also expect their IT infrastructure costs to rise.
How the Cloud is Reshaping the Enterprise
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 12, 2014
The cloud has grown up. SAP's Tim Minahan outlines how cloud computing is transforming business and talks about the transition process for enterprises at Cloud Business Summit.
Samsung and SAP Team for Enterprise Wearable Apps
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 11, 2014
Companies announce a joint development effort that will link SAP's business software to Samsung's wearables and mobile devices.
Wearable Device Shipments Up 40% in Q3
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 06, 2014
Vendors shipped over 12 million wearables in the third quarter, setting the stage for a big holiday shopping season.
Tech Comics: Health Wearables
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on November 06, 2014
Today's health-focused wearable devices have an effect on your social life.
SwiftStack Bags $16 Million to Fund OpenStack Cloud Storage
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on October 28, 2014
As cloud computing gains adoption, so too does the need for storage.
Employees Bullish About Wearables at Work: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 28, 2014
A new study from Kronos and Harris Poll shows that a majority of workers worldwide are keen on wearables, but regional differences paint a checkered picture.
Are New Generic Top-Level Domains Creating Confusion?
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on October 24, 2014
VeriSign reports third quarter fiscal 2013 earnings and warns of potential impact from hundreds of new top-level domains flooding the Internet.
Tablets Boost Employee Productivity by 20% the U.S.: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 24, 2014
Tablets are taking over workplaces across the globe, with Android leading the charge outside the U.S. and Japan.
IBM's Shaky Third Quarter
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on October 21, 2014
IBM CEO says she's disappointed in the quarter but is confident for the road ahead.
Tech Comics: Internet of Things (Whoops)
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on October 17, 2014
The Internet of Things offers tremendous promise -- unless a critical factor is forgotten.
VMware Joins Enterprise Internet of Things Industry Group
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 16, 2014
The virtualization specialist buddies up to the Industrial Internet Consortium to help enterprises come to grips with the Internet of Things.
Intel Sees PC Market Recovery
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on October 15, 2014
The impact of Windows XP system refreshes continues to benefit Intel.
HP and VMware Team for Cloud-based MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 14, 2014
HP's MDM efforts get a major new backer in the form of VMware's AirWatch division.