IBM Inks VMware, GitHub, Bitly Deals, Expands Apple Swift Use As It Doubles Down On The Cloud

 While a large part of the mobile industry swirls around the streets of Barcelona, IBM is playing host at its own big InterConnect event in Las Vegas, where it unveiled a rush ...

The Fail Whale Returns: Twitter Goes Down; Stock Hits A New Low, Closing At $16.69

 Twitter has had a tricky Tuesday. The social media site went offline for several hours, covering a number of — but not all — regions, and perhaps partly in response ...

Buzzy Social App Stolen Shuts Down Amidst “Concerns” From Users

 Amidst concerns over the gaming mechanics of a popular buzzy app called Stolen, its creators Hey Inc. has decided to shut down. They tweeted out the news today. Basically, the ...

Yahoo Shuts Down Yahoo Screen, Its Home For Original Content Like “Community”

 According to a report by Variety, and confirmation by Yahoo, Yahoo Screen has closed its doors with its content being split among its various magazine properties. Screen launched ...

Facebook’s Controversial Free Basics Program Shuts Down In Egypt

 Free Basics, a Facebook program that gives free access to certain Internet services, has been shut down in Egypt. The news comes the week after India’s telecom regulator ...

Twitter’s Fiscal 2015: Up, Flat, And Down

 Twitter did not have a lovely 2015. The world-famous social company saw its revenue rise, its usage flatten, and its share price fall. The company failed to change the arc ...

Brazilian Judge Shuts Down WhatsApp And Brazil’s Congress Wants To Shut Down The Social Web Next

 A temporary WhatsApp shutdown is not even close to the craziest thing happening with the Brazilian internet right now. If Brazil’s conservative Congress gets its way, they’re ...

Topsy, The Popular Social Analytics Service Bought By Apple, Closes Down

 Topsy, the Twitter and social media analytics service bought by Apple for more than $ 200 million two years ago, has closed its doors today. Read More TechCrunch » Apple

The Twitter Notifications Tab On The Web Is Down For Some

 The recently moved Notifications tab on Twitter’s desktop version of the service isn’t working for some users. Everything seems to be working just fine on the official ...

VP Of Design At Twitter, Mike Davidson, Stepping Down In February

 According to a tweet from Mike Davidson, Twitter is about to lose its Vice President of Design: 🙂 To be a little more clear, I am leaving @Twitter permanently, but it will ...

Google Will Shut Down Songza App, Songza.com To Fold Into Google Play Music

 The music wars are afoot, Google is consolidating its weaponry. Beginning today, Songza users will be notified that the Songza website and mobile apps are being fully folded into ...

Microsoft Dynamics Corporate VP Bob Stutz Steps Down

 In a stunner today, Microsoft Corporate VP Bob Stutz stepped down from his job running Microsoft Dynamics CRM. MSDynamicsWorld broke the story, and Microsoft has confirmed the ...