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Lenovo Accelerate 2014: Business is Good, Let’s Make it Betterview story

http://thevarguy.com – Lenovo kicked off its 2014 Accelerate partner conference in Orlando, Florida, with a one-two punch of positive growth numbers and channel growth statistics, showing just how far the PC and more vendor has come in the last 12 months. Content Classification:  Aggregated read more (IT news)

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Vormetric Introduces Channel Partner Programview story

http://thevarguy.com – Vormetric launched its updated Vormetric Connect Partner Program, as the data security company looks to enhance revenue opportunities and business value for its network of global and regional partners. (IT news)

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A heartfelt appeal and strong suggestionview story

http://askubuntu.com – I would like to request (and strongly suggest) that an option be added to apt-get and other similar applications, whereby one can restrict the upgrade of libraries that have potential to damage the system. I have spent countless hours reporting bugs and suffering unending crashes, that I've been told by various developers are a bug in the QT libraries. (HowTos)

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Is there any Microsoft NAP alternative?view story

http://serverfault.com – With Windows Server 2008 Microsoft introduced NAP (Network Access Protection): http://searchconsumerization.techtarget.com/definition/network-access-pr... In short it is a technology, that enables network administrators to control health of a desktop clients in their network by denying access to those who don't meet the required conditions set by the network administrator (i.e. (HowTos)

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@WalmartLabs Buys Adtech Startup Adchemy, Its Biggest Talent Deal Yetview story

http://techcrunch.com –  @WalmartLabs, the retailer’s Silicon Valley-based innovation lab and R&D center, has now made its twelfth acquisition with the purchase of e-commerce technology company Adchemy, its biggest deal yet in terms of people. Founded in 2004, and backed by nearly $120 million in outside funding, Adchemy had experimented with a number of business models over the years. (IT news)

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Kyocera Hydro Vibe headed to Sprint and Virgin Mobileview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Today Kyocera announced their most recent mobile device in the Hydro Vibe and will be released on Sprint and Virgin Mobile’s network come May 9th (May 27th for Virgin Mobile). Pricing for the Hydro Vibe will be set at $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $9.59 with Sprint’s Easy Pay plan while Virgin Mobile will have it at $149.99 off-contract. As for specs, you can expect a 4.5-inch 96 (IT news)

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73% Of U.S. Adults Use Social Networks, Pinterest Passes Twitter In Popularity, Facebook Stays On Topview story

http://techcrunch.com – Facebook may be currently facing question marks over how well it’s faring with younger users, but among those over 18 in the U.S. it remains the social network king. (IT news)

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Yahoo Ends 2013 With No Apps In Apple’s Top 100view story

http://techcrunch.com – Yahoo put of lot of effort and investment toward presenting a new Yahoo to the world in 2013, and a lot of that has hinged on improving its mobile business. There have been significant updates to old apps; over a dozen (out of a total of 28) mobile-related acquisitions to pick up talent, technology and products; and tests for what Yahoo should focus on next. (IT news)

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Divining The Underlying Value Of Bitcoinview story

http://techcrunch.com – Business Insider’s Joe Wiesenthal today published an interesting piece on Bitcoin, partially responding to Paul Krugman’s somewhat inscrutable recent blog post that called the cryptocurrency “evil,” and partially answering the question of why Bitcoin has value. (IT news)

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Death of an SSD. AKA wtf is wrong with this server?... ooohhh!view story

http://hardforum.com – I spent the last 3 weeks battling with one of my servers that was exhibiting the strangest set of symptoms I've ever witnessed during my 15 years in the IT industry. The server was one of my Hyper-V Hosts and my Exchange, Lync, and DC vm's were it's guests. It began with a random reboot 3 weeks ago, but there were no log events indicating a reason. In fact, there were no log events period. (Hardware)