IBM Hardware Furloughs: Blame Cloud Computingview story

http://thevarguy.com – IBM's U.S. hardware business is set to furlough employees. Blame cloud computing -- and IBM's inability to sell off its x86 server business to Lenovo or another buyer. read more (IT news)

The Linux Foundation Delivers Xen Hypervisor 4.3view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Quote: The Xen Project, a Collaborative Project hosted at The Linux Foundation, today announced the availability of Xen Project hypervisor version 4.3. The Xen Project powers more than 10 million users across enterprise and cloud computing in addition to embedded and mobile devices. (HowTos)

Apptimize Brings Reliable A/B Testing To Native iOS & Android Appsview story

http://techcrunch.com – As we shift more of our computing to mobile devices and applications, there’s also a need for a new crop of tools that help developers better build, design and test their creations, which are also specifically tailored to mobile. (IT news)

Microsoft and Oracle Team Up To Bring Java, Oracle Database, Linux and WebLogic Server To Azure And Windows Serverview story

http://techcrunch.com – Ahead of their joint press conference later today, Microsoft and Oracle announced a new partnership that will bring a number of Oracle products to Windows Server and the company’s Azure cloud computing platform. (IT news)

Worldwide tablet shipments to surpass laptops in 2013, all computers in 2015view story

http://www.talkandroid.com – We’ve seen tablets explode in popularity in just the last year or two, and as of right now, it doesn’t look like anything is going to slow down that momentum. According to IDC, in 2013, tablet shipments will pass portable computer shipments worldwide. (IT news)

Google Glass: What's With All The Hate?view story

http://techcrunch.com – Google Glass isn’t even on sale yet and there is already a noticeable backlash against Google’s first experiment in wearable computing. It’s odd to see a product that was greeted with so much hype a year ago endure the love-hate cycle so quickly – even though there are only a few thousand units in the wild. (IT news)

The First Six Months Developing For The Computer On My Faceview story

http://techcrunch.com – Editor’s note: Jon Gottfried is a Developer Evangelist at Twilio, Co-Founder of the Hacker Union, and a StartupBus Conductor. (IT news)

Google and NASA Partner in Quantum Computing Projectview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – Vendor D-Wave scores big with a sale to NASA's Quantum Intelligence Lab. (Distributions)

The FSF is hiring: Seeking a full-time outreach and communication coordinatorview story

http://www.fsf.org – The Free Software Foundation (FSF), a Boston-based 501(c)(3) charity with a worldwide mission to protect freedoms critical to the computer-using public, seeks a motivated and organized tech-friendly Boston-based individual to be its full-time outreach and communication coordinator. This newly created position, reporting to the executive director, will work closely with our campaigns, licensing, an (Software)

Mirantis Building OpenStack Cloud Partner Programview story

http://thevarguy.com – Mirantis sees FUEL as a way to promote OpenStack revenue opportunities to VARs, MSPs and CSPs working in cloud computing. read more (IT news)