Disaster recovery services aren't new, but VMware vCloud Hybrid Service Disaster Recovery is. VMware just rolled out a new cloud-based disaster recovery service for its virtualized data centers. Open-source solution provider Red Hat has announced its OpenShift Marketplace, providing one-stop shopping for partner products and services for its OpenShift Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). Amazon isnâ€™t the only company betting on drones. Google just snapped up Titan Aerospace, a two-year-old start-up that makes high-altitude drones, to help bring the Internet to the global masses. Google has updated its terms of service to clarify that it can scan e-mails for advertising purposes. The change comes after a U.S. District Court found the terms were not sufficiently clear for users. With data analytics being an intrinsic part of digital advertising, Twitter is moving to beef up its capability. The micro-blogging service has announced it agreed to buy data service Gnip.
Tips To Defeat the Heartbleed Bug Heartbleed headlines continue as IT admins scramble for answers no one has. Early reports of stolen personal data, including 900 social insurance numbers in Canada, are starting to trickle in.
NSC Backs Disclosing Software Vulnerabilities Disclosing vulnerabilities in commercial and open source software is in the national interest and shouldn't be withheld unless there is a clear need, says the National Security Council.
Heartbleed Flaw Affects Hardware, Too It appears the Heartbleed security bug affects not just Web sites, but also the networking equipment that connects businesses and homes to the Net, including Cisco and Juniper's equipment.
Continued Drop in Global PC Shipments Slows Worldwide shipments of PCs fell during the first three months of the year, but the global slump in PC demand may be easing, with a considerable slowdown from last year's drops.
Is Amazon Launching a 3D Smartphone? Once known for selling books on an e-commerce platform, Amazon is now a bona fide hardware maker -- and it's reportedly rolling out an innovative smartphone with a 3D screen.