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What you need to know about the year of the cloud

2010 saw Microsoft make a big grab for the cloud, while big business got serious about building clouds of its own

By Eric Knorr | 31 December, 2010 14:05

Tags: private clouds, IBM, Microsoft, SAP, cloud computing, intel, Oracle, VMware, public cloud

Intel's Sandy Bridge CPUs: What to Expect

Intel's second-generation Core processors are almost here, delivering a new socket, new chipsets, and new technologies.

By David Murphy | 31 December, 2010 13:57

Tags: Sandy Bridge, intel

Microsoft warns of Word attacks

RTF-based exploits making the rounds, apply Nov. patch pronto, says MMPC

By Gregg Keizer | 31 December, 2010 13:50

Tags: Microsoft, Word, security patches

FBI raids ISP in Anonymous DDoS investigation

Authorities are looking for the operators of IRC servers used to coordinate the December attacks.

By Robert McMillan | 31 December, 2010 13:43

Tags: DDoS attacks, ISPs

10 Strange iPhone Crimes of 2010

10 Strange iPhone Crimes of 2010

By Ian Paul | 31 December, 2010 10:20

Tags: Apple, crime, iPhone, iphone 4

Calif. woman sues Microsoft over XP downgrades -- again

Rerun of lawsuit tossed by federal judge last February

By Gregg Keizer | 31 December, 2010 10:12

Tags: Windows Vista, windows downgrade, windows xp, Microsoft, Windows 7

Groupon in $950M funding round

Google reportedly tried and failed to buy Groupon a few weeks ago

By Juan Carlos Perez | 31 December, 2010 10:06

Tags: Google, Groupon

Skype adds video-over-3G capabilities to its iPhone app

Skype's free iPhone app now offers 3G video calls -- but Skype still recommends using Wi-Fi for best call quality

By Peter Sayer | 31 December, 2010 10:01

Tags: Apple, skype, iPhone, iphone apps

Enterprise apps find a space on consumer devices

Enterprise software vendors are finding new opportunities to serve customers on iPads, iPhone and other consumer devices

By Joab Jackson | 31 December, 2010 09:54

Tags: Apple, steve jobs, sugarCRM, Citrix, enterprise software, iPhone, iPad

Vendors have Vision for future storage

Vendors have Vision for future storage

By Maxwell Cooter | 30 December, 2010 14:55

Tags: storage market

Five Great Free Business Apps for Google Chrome

Five Great Free Business Apps for Google Chrome

By Keir Thomas | 30 December, 2010 14:36

Tags: Google Chrome

Android mobile malware has botnet-like traits

Android mobile malware has botnet-like traits

By Jeremy Kirk | 30 December, 2010 14:27

Tags: mobile malware, security, Android

Five smartphone hardware trends in 2011

Dual-core processors will help power next-generation smartphones

By Mikael Ricknäs | 30 December, 2010 10:36

Tags: LG Optimus, broadcom, samsung galaxy s, smartphones, Nokia, qualcomm, nvidia

Paul Allen revises patent suit, targets Android, Apple iTunes

Beats deadline for filing amended complaint, lists wide array of online software, services Beats deadline for filing amended complaint, lists wide array of online software, services

By Gregg Keizer | 30 December, 2010 10:06

Tags: patent infringement, Office Depot, OfficeMax, online services, iTunes, youtube, Facebook, AOL, Gmail, Apple, Yahoo, Staples, Google, Paul Allen, ebay, netflix

Skype blames buggy Windows software, swamped servers for outage

Promises to look into auto-updating its Windows client software to prevent another blackout

By Gregg Keizer | 29 December, 2010 18:59

Tags: skype, windows server, outage

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