Autonomy’s Former CEO Mike Lynch is Primed to Create a Tech Start-up Fund

Does anyone remember Mike Lynch? Autonomy’s Mike Lynch, the one that bailed out of HP when Autonomy figures started heading south just after it was bought by HP? According to reports that are appearing on the financial news wires, Mike Lynch is about to set up a technology investment fund. It is impossible to stick Read more about Autonomy’s Former CEO Mike Lynch is Primed to Create a Tech Start-up Fund[…]

Pinterest Locks Out Hacked Accounts, Investigates Security Breach

Pinterest has been locking user accounts due to suspicious activity, after a string of disappearing or changed user data. But as the source of the security breach is still being determined, users are advised to keep their passwords unique and to make sure they don’t fall victim to social engineering attacks. Malicious hackers are getting more Read more about Pinterest Locks Out Hacked Accounts, Investigates Security Breach[…]

A Week in Google: Results, APIs, Jelly Bean and Marissa Mayer

Google records rising profits, but even that isn’t enough to keep one of its highest profile employees. While, in the trenches, the Pages API is opened up, Android Jelly Bean goes to phone makers and Google’s lawyers continue to bargain around the world.  Google Steps Up A Gear This week Google reported a 10% increase Read more about A Week in Google: Results, APIs, Jelly Bean and Marissa Mayer[…]

HP Launches Converged Cloud Solutions for APAC, Japan

Customers from the Asia Pacific and Japan region are found to prefer simple cloud solutions, and Hewlett-Packard wants to encourage businesses to adopt cloud deployments by offering pre-bundled kits to make things simpler to launch and manage. The HP Converged Cloud solutions are being launched in the region with simplicity and cost-savings in mind. Simplicity Read more about HP Launches Converged Cloud Solutions for APAC, Japan[…]

Econsultancy Report Looks at Web Personalization

More than half of digital marketers believe that the ability to personalize web content is fundamental to their online strategy, but measurements to determine ROI differ. Those are two key takeaways from a new report by research firm Econsultancy.  Its latest Quarterly Digital Intelligence briefing, sponsored by Adobe and available for US$ 400 from Econsultancy, Read more about Econsultancy Report Looks at Web Personalization[…]

IBM Q2 Rises, But IT Spending May Be Under Threat

Despite figures that show increase profits for IBM in Q2, the general consensus seems to be that while it performed well, it could have done a lot better. Given the recent, renewed economic problems in one of the world’s major consumers of IT products — namely Europe — the results do seem quite positive especially Read more about IBM Q2 Rises, But IT Spending May Be Under Threat[…]

eZ Systems, Deutsche Telekom Partner to Offer Cloud-Based eZ Publish for SMBs

A special, cloud-based version of eZ Systems web content management system will be offered through a new partnership with Deutsche Telekom. eZ Systems offers a commercial, open source web content management system called eZ Publish. Deutsche Telekom’s new Business Marketplace offers a variety of cloud-based business applications to that market. Together, the two will offer Read more about eZ Systems, Deutsche Telekom Partner to Offer Cloud-Based eZ Publish for SMBs[…]

Proofpoint Survey Identifies the State of Email Security

Recently, Symantec revealed what they learned from those in attendance during Microsoft’s TechEd conference in June. This week Proofpoint released its findings from the same conference about trends in email and information security, and the results are not encouraging. The State of Email Security Their survey, in which 330 survey participants submitted their answers about Read more about Proofpoint Survey Identifies the State of Email Security[…]

Userlytics Launches ‘Freemium’ User Experience Testing Service

Userlytics, a provider of customer experience feedback testing technology, is launching a free subscription customer experience plan. Users of the Freemium Customer Experience, Usability & User Experience Platform will receive a set number of free monthly insights from prospects and customers. Getting in Your Customer’s Head Userlytics is a user experience platform that enables you Read more about Userlytics Launches ‘Freemium’ User Experience Testing Service[…]

Newscoop Web CMS for Journalists Updates Community, Commenting Features

Sourcefabric, makers of the open source Newscoop CMS designed expressly for working journalists, has released version 4.02, so here’s what to expect.  While the news industry continues to be disrupted nearly beyond recognition, people who labor under the 24-hour news cycle still need the right tools to help them reach their audience. Newscoop targets these storytellers with features Read more about Newscoop Web CMS for Journalists Updates Community, Commenting Features[…]