Cloud Computing

Google+ is ‘really about’ the cloud, not social networking

Google+ isn't about traditional social networking, says Plus user Vincent Wong. It's about something entirely new.

Computing

Logitech’s Microsoft Lync-powered hardware points to the potential of Office 365

Logitech has released a new spread of webcams and headsets optimized for Microsoft Office 365. Will this kind of hardware support propel Microsoft to the top of cloud-based productivity?

Computing

Apple confirms: ICloud will get rid of iDisk, iWeb

Up until now, the details surrounding the MobileMe to iCloud transition have been vague. In a new FAQ, Apple offers new information on the coming switch.

Apple

Google comments on Chromebook sales, competitors rumored to make debut

Google says it's happy with Chromebook sales, and new reports suggest the device could have some competition in the near future.

Android Army

Wyoming state government goes with Google’s cloud

Google gets its foot firmly in the government software door by landing Wyoming, which will now use Google Apps for Government.

Android Army

Microsoft launching Office 365 on June 28

It's been in public beta two months, but Microsoft plans to formally launch its cloud-based Office 365 on June 28th.

Computing

Rumor: ICloud taking out iWeb

We already knew MobileMe was down for the count, but now it looks like iWeb might be iCloud's latest victim.

Apple

Google sends us on a WorldWideWeb hunt for Chromebooks

Want to get an early look at a Chromebook? Exclusive sales are scattered across the Web.

Computing

MobileMe vs. iCloud: Overhaul or upgrade?

Is iCloud a revolutionary new take on cloud computing or simply a much-needed MobileMe upgrade?

Apple

MobileMe has one year to live: Apple shuts down service June 2012

We all knew it was coming, and now Apple has made it official by giving MobileMe users one more year with the service before iCloud fully takes over.

Apple

Report: Apple signs deal with Universal to offer music through iCloud

Apple has now added the final piece to its cloud music service puzzle by signing Universal Music, home of Lady Gaga, U2 and Kanye West.

Apple

Gilt kicks off invitation-only Chromebook sale today; UPDATE: Already sold out

A Google-selected handful of potential buyers will get first dibs on the Samsung Series 5 Chromebook via an exclusive Gilt sale.

Computing

Move over, Chromebooks: Xi3 brings Chrome to the desktop

A cloud-based OS on a desktop? Sounds like an oxymoron, but Xi3 introduces the concept with the ChromiumPC.

Computing

Dropbox security woes are back, FTC complaint filed

Dropbox's terms of service are back in the spotlight, as the site is being accused of misleading customers into believing its security is something it's not.

Computing

Ford looks to improve car efficiency with Google Prediction API

Think Google already knows enough about you? Ford wants to use Google tech to analyze your driving habits to improve vehicle fuel economy.

Cars