Kristina Richmann

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TouchPal Keyboard Offers Predictive Swipe-Typing on Android and iOS Devices

Android/iOS: There's no shortage of draw-to-type keyboards available for Android, but TouchPal brings something new to the party: iOS support. Both …

Apps

New audio app Vobok expands social media posting options

As artist Andy Warhol once said, "In the future everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes." And these days with YouTube and Facebook, that's just …

Social Media

Pretend you’re on the radio with Vobok, the Vine-ish social network for broadcasters

There’s an art to producing the perfect six-second Vine or 140-character tweet. The constraints force you to be a creative editor. Now Vobok, a new …

Social Media

The brains behind BitTorrent get on TV's good side (Q&A)

Every startup's business plan is that if it can take X percent of televison ad dollars, then it'll be a success. We said, 'Hey, why don't we try to make the TV ad budget bigger rather than smaller?'" <br />--Ashwin Navin, Flingo CEO

TiVo Partners with Flingo, Adding Apps from Showtime, TMZ

Having partnered with most Smart TV manufacturers, Flingo continues to expand into the set-top box market<p>Select TiVo customers will now have access …

Flingo reveals Samba, a first of its kind dual interactive TV and second screen platform

The last few years have seen a technical arms race in the Interactive TV and Second Screen categories, as new and innovative startups seek to disrupt …

Auto Industry to Rev Up the Death of Native Apps, Rise of HTML5

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Michael O'Shea, Abalta Technologies. Michael O'Shea, Abalta Technologies<p>Most mobile apps today are native apps. However, one …

Native vs. HTML5: How the auto industry is forcing change for the mobile web

<i>Michael O’Shea is the CEO and president of Abalta Technologies.</i><p>Today’s mobile apps are mostly native. However, in a lot of ways, HTML5 is a goldmine waiting to be discovered by developers. It has the ability to “build once and deploy to many,” meaning any device with a web browser can support them. …

What Google's Foray Into Cars Means for the Automotive Industry

Google's reach into the car causes trepidation among insiders and consumers alike.<p>Just like Apple’s iOS in the Car announcement, the details of Google’s announcement of the Open Automotive Alliance were sparse. According to the FAQ section of the OAA’s website, the alliance is “working with our …

Not all OpenFlow hardware is created equal: Understanding the options

Enterprise Management Associates<p>Follow:<p><i>What exactly are you getting when you buy OpenFlow hardware? Not all OpenFlow switches are created equal. Even</i> …

Virtualization

Ixia models attacks on your systems so you can test your defenses

<i>How well have you built your IT security defenses? Can your system withstand an attack? The worst time to answer these questions is during an actual</i> …

Security pros predict “major” cyber terror attack this year

Ixia's survey of ISSA members finds 79% expect an infrastructure attack.<p>A sampling of computer security professionals at the recent Information …

“Live-fire” cyberwar-in-a-box tests mettle of military, IT pros

Military, corporate cyberwarriors train against exploits with net war simulator.<p>In August, a collection of military, government, and nongovernmental …