News Index

Tablet Demand Wanes in Q1 2015
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 30, 2015
Worldwide tablet shipments drop for the second straight quarter, according to IDC.
Amazon Breaks Out Cloud Earnings
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on April 24, 2015
For the first time ever, Amazon breaks out its cloud earnings -- impressing the cloud computing industry in the process.
Businesses Urged to Make Time for Apple Watch
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 24, 2015
Spelling good news for Apple's new smartwatch, a study from MobileIron reveals that mobile professionals are eager to put their wearables to work.
HP and Dell Lead Cloud Infrastructure Market
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 20, 2015
The growing popularity of cloud applications and services pushed IT infrastructure spending to $8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014, reports IDC.
Survey: 9% of U.S. Adults Will Own Smartwatches by 2016
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 17, 2015
Apple may be onto something: NPD Group predicts that as smartwatches grow more popular, the market for dedicated activity trackers will decline.
ARM Dives into Low-Power IoT Communications
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 16, 2015
The mobile chip company launches its Cordio portfolio of wireless Internet of Things communications technologies after acquiring Bluetooth specialists Wicentric and Sunrise Micro Devices.
Movidius Raises $40 Million to Open IoT's Eyes
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 14, 2015
The company ramps up its efforts to imbue the Internet of Things with sight using its low-power visual processor technology.
IoT, Wearables Fuel Booming Sensor Market
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 09, 2015
Rising demand for wearable and Internet of Things devices is pushing sensor shipments higher and driving prices lower, according to IC Insights.
DRAM Boosts Chip Sales in 2014: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 08, 2015
Semiconductor revenues climbed nearly 8 percent last year thanks to the industry's appetite for more memory.
AirWatch and Palo Alto Networks Team for Secure MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on April 01, 2015
VMware's mobile device management unit and the network security specialist announce new integrations that help keep mobile users and their data safe.
IBM Bets Big on IoT
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on March 31, 2015
IBM plans on investing $3 billion over the next four years as it pursues growth in the IoT sector.
Google Chrome OS Set to Get New Launcher
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on March 30, 2015
Chromebook users can opt-in to see the next generation of ChromeOS now.
Wearables Market to More than Double in 2015: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 30, 2015
Shipments of wearable devices will grow by 133.4 percent this year, thanks, in part, to the soon-to-be-released Apple Watch.
Tech Comics: Health Wearables?
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on March 27, 2015
Will your health wearable help you get out of tricky situations?
PC Sales to Drop 7% in 2015: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 20, 2015
Declining demand and recent global currency shifts are putting the squeeze on PC makers.
Health Wearables a $41 Billion Market by 2020: IndustryARC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 18, 2015
The analyst firm predicts a boom in medical and fitness wearables as doctors aim for better outcomes and customers pursue healthier lifestyles.
Barracuda Extends Secure MDM to Android
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 17, 2015
After locking down Apple iOS for educators, the company targets businesses with mixed mobile device environments.
iPad Slips, Microsoft Gains as Tablet Market Growth Slows: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 13, 2015
While off its lofty highs, the tablet market is expected to continue to make gains thanks to business demand, albeit slower.
Apple to Claim Smartwatch Crown in 2015
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 06, 2015
Strategy Analytics predicts that the Apple Watch will take a slim majority of the smartwatch market this year.
VMware Sued over Alleged Open Source License Violation in Linux
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on March 06, 2015
VMware denies the allegations, which involve its ESXi virtualization hypervisor.