The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Microsoft's head of communications took shots today at Apple's decision to give away its iWork productivity software, calling the move "an attempt to catch up."
By Gregg Keizer | 23 October, 2013 21:47
LinkedIn wants to help people get a job and advance their careers by incorporating its services into their mobile email.
By Zach Miners | 24 October, 2013 07:53
While EMC and VMware spinoff Pivotal prepares to launch its While EMC and VMware spinoff Pivotal prepares to launch its [business intelligence PaaS (platform-as-a-service), the new company has also been busy building its portfolio of data mining and analysis software.
By Joab Jackson | 23 October, 2013 17:07
Cisco will boost its enterprise collaboration stack with products designed to simplify the way companies secure communications, interact with external parties and manage their collaboration tools.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 23 October, 2013 12:04
Ex-Googler Hugo Barra has a thing for the fans -- but not Google's.
By Zach Miners | 22 October, 2013 22:44
Keeping up with the ever-changing nature of business intelligence, MicroStrategy has revamped and expanded its line of BI software to incorporate big-data analytics and desktop visualization.
By Joab Jackson | 22 October, 2013 21:54
Pavel Durov, the CEO of the Russian social networking site VK, does not think very highly of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Edward Snowden instead is his personal hero.
By Zach Miners | 22 October, 2013 21:05
SAP is planning to rely heavily on HTML5 and open standards within its products for building mobile applications, and is embracing the concept of BYOT (bring your own tools) in order to draw interest from developers.
By Chris Kanaracus | 22 October, 2013 19:52
Nokia has added a tablet and two large-screen smartphones to its Lumia family, and is once again counting on its camera technology to attract buyers.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 22 October, 2013 09:44
Google wants to turn business owners into cartographers with a new mapping tool designed to visualize their companies' data.
By Zach Miners | 21 October, 2013 22:35
In the office, people still prefer Microsoft Office.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 21 October, 2013 21:32
SAP reported strong revenue growth in its HANA in-memory database and cloud businesses, but also saw revenue from software decline in the third quarter.
By John Ribeiro | 21 October, 2013 06:49
In the fiercely competitive world of Internet services, Google constantly seeks ways to speed up the delivery of content to its hundreds of millions of users.
By Joab Jackson | 21 October, 2013 07:13
YouTube's presence on mobile devices has exploded in the past couple of years, Google said on Thursday.
By Zach Miners | 17 October, 2013 23:16
Heeding the call from enterprise customers who clamor for more immediacy in their data-driven reports, Oracle has updated its data-integration software portfolio so that it can more rapidly deliver data to data warehouses and analysis applications.
By Joab Jackson | 17 October, 2013 19:45
Your shirt could soon power a smartphone while monitoring your blood pressure and providing alerts about harmful bacteria nearby.
By Sharon Gaudin | 17 October, 2013 19:33
Tibco will release several add-ons next month for its Tibbr enterprise social networking (ESN) suite, aimed at boosting its file, task and content creation capabilities.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 16 October, 2013 23:19
In another example of the blurred lines between business and personal computing, Whirlpool chose Google Apps because it's convinced Google's focus on consumers gives it a special innovation edge as a provider of enterprise software.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 16 October, 2013 20:25
Hewlett-Packard has assembled a number of its data-mining software programs into a service, called the HP Digital Marketing Hub, that can synthesize multiple sources of marketing data to help organizations better identify potential customers.
By Joab Jackson | 16 October, 2013 20:21
Apple today fixed an iCloud bug that had turned OS X and iOS users' calendars into a gaudy range of colors that one frustrated customer labeled the "Barbie Dreamhouse" palette.
By Gregg Keizer | 16 October, 2013 20:16