Articles By loek essers

Twitter buys social analytics firm Julpan

Twitter buys social analytics firm Julpan

Twitter has acquired Julpan, a startup founded last year that analyzes the way people share information on the social web...

September 23rd, 2011 loek essers
HP board reportedly eyes Whitman for CEO job

HP board reportedly eyes Whitman for CEO job

HP Co.'s board of directors is reportedly looking to replace CEO Leo Apotheker, with former eBay CEO and current HP...

September 21st, 2011 loek essers
European data concerns cloud outlook for US vendors

European data concerns cloud outlook for US vendors

American cloud providers may find themselves unable to sell to the Dutch government due to concerns that the vendors could...

September 21st, 2011 loek essers
BBC tackles big data dilemma with smart IT structuring

BBC tackles big data dilemma with smart IT structuring

BBC Online operates the website for the U.K.'s public service broadcaster. It's one of the most-visited websites in the world,...

June 27th, 2011 loek essers
European Parliament push for fast mobile Internet

European Parliament push for fast mobile Internet

The European Parliament approved plans Wednesday to clear the 800MHz frequency band for mobile broadband Internet. The goal is to...

May 12th, 2011 loek essers
Hacker steals e-mail addresses, demands Astley tune

Hacker steals e-mail addresses, demands Astley tune

Dutch hacker Darkc0ke hijacked a radio station database containing 22,000 e-mail addresses and threatened to publish them unless the station...

May 19th, 2010 loek essers