Rocketrip Raises $3M

Business  travel management platform Rocketrip has raised $3 million in an A-1 round,  led by current investors Canaan Partners and Genacast Ventures. New investors CrunchFund and Paul Buchheit also participated in the round. Rocketrip closed a...

PCWorld Print Edition Shuts Down, Magazine Goes Digital

August marked the final print edition of PCWorld magazine from the IDG stable. IDG has launched a new edition of the magazine, specifically designed for tablets. Subscriptions to the interactive version...

DARPA investing $2billion in advanced artificial intelligence projects

DARPA has announced a multi-year investment of more than $2 billion in new and existing programs, called the 'AI Next' campaign.

Venture Capital Fund-Raising Continues to Show Signs of Weakness

Venture capital fund-raising was cut in half after the 2008 recession and has yet to rebound in both the U.S. and Europe, according to new statistics from Dow Jones. 32 U.S....

MEA PC Market Grew By 7.4 Per Cent, HP Continues To Lead

Middle East and Africa (MEA) PC market grew 7.4 per cent year on year in the third quarter of 2011, according to preliminary results released today by IDC. A total of...

AlphaPoint Raises $1.35M

Financial technology platform provider AlphaPoint has raised $1.35 million in funding. Investors in the round include Scott Becker of Google-acquired Invite Media, Gabriel Weinberg of DuckDuckGo, Robin Hood Ventures, and Ben Franklin Technology Partners, among other angel investors.

Lecorpio Raises $10M

Cloud-based intellectual property management and analytics company Lecorpio has raised $10 million in Series B funding. The investment was led by M2O. The funds will be used to make strategic hires, and accelerate product...

IBM Giving Multi-Million Dollar Private Cloud To Nova Scotia Schools

IBM is contributing a multi-million dollar private cloud to a consortium of post-secondary institutions in Nova Scotia, Canda. The system, the first of its kind in Atlantic Canada, will form a...

AWS PrivateLink can be used to access third-party SaaS applications

AWS PrivateLink can now be used to access third-party SaaS applications, says Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Cisco pledges $50 million to end homelessness in Santa Clara County

t Cisco will pledge $50 million over the next five years to help end homelessness across Santa Clara county.

Worldwide server market revenue increased 37.7% YoY

Vendor revenue in the worldwide server market increased 37.7%, year over year to $23.4 billion during the third quarter of 2018 (3Q18), according to IDC.

IBM Takes Controlling Share In Dexia’s IT Business

IBM has taken a controlling share in Dexia's IT business. The company is taking over Associated Dexia Technology Services, and establishing an IBM company called Innovative Solutions for Finance (ISFF), with signed sourcing contracts $1.3...

UK Met Supercomputer Weighs Same As 11 Double Decker Buses, Costs $128M

Supercomputer company Cray has been awarded a contract to provide the Met Office in the United Kingdom with multiple XC supercomputers and Sonexion storage systems. The contract consists of three phases spanning...

Toshiba announces 10TB surveillance hard drive

Toshiba has launched the MD06ACA-V, the latest addition to its SV Series line-up of 3.5-inch hard drives for surveillance applications.

AMD Unveils R7, R9 Series Of Graphics Cards

AMD has unveiled the AMD Radeon R9 and R7 line of graphics cards. AMD Radeon R9 and R7 Series graphics cards are made for gaming on UltraHD (3840x2160) displays, including support for...