How Facebook Could Actually Give You Anonymity

Facebook wants to give you anonymity. At least, that’s the word from Recode, which says the social network is in talks about a partnership withSecret, the app that lets you anonymously share gossip and other chatter. At first blush, the two companies sound like strange bedfellows. After all, Facebook has always required the use of […]

Why Google’s Modular Smartphone Might Actually Succeed

Google believes open hardware innovation could help it find industries and markets for its software and services. In a two-story building in an industrial district of Cambridge, Massachusetts, Ara Knaian shows off prototypes of what could be the industry’s first completely modular smartphone.

India’s Bharti Airtel and IBM agree scaled-down contract

Indian telecom operator Bharti Airtel has restructured its IT services arrangement with IBM following major changes to the business over the past decade. IBM and Airtel have agreed a five-year IT infrastructure and applications deal, to replace a broader, 10-year IT services agreement. The new deal will see the company use other IT services suppliers […]