It's tough to be laid off, it must be tougher still to be laid off from a company with billions in cash -- especially since you helped build that cash reserve.Here is a list of cash (and debt) held by some our leading tech companies:Microsoft (MSFT) $19.
Barack Obama’s web presence may have come under some pressure today as his Wikipedia page appeared to show signs of malfunction for a period between midday GMT and 12:45pm around the time of this blog posting.A casual Google search for the term Obama brought up standard news results and his own dot com home pages.
The U.S. House has put a number on the amount of health IT in the President's stimulus package. $20 billion.
On 12 December 2009 I posted App Cubby developer David Barnard’s thoughts on the financial realities of the App Store. In it he posts actual sales numbers from the App Store.
Had either Watson suffered a similar calamity at a similar age, neither the press nor the regulators could have let it pass. So we can't let it pass this time, either.
Regulators in Canada may hit RIM's top two executives with a record penalty as high as C$100 million (U.S.
CIOs and CEOs who are developing IoT strategies will function best in an innovative environment that accommodates failed projects in the pursuit of solid initiatives that return value to the business.
update To help businesses stay afloat during the recession and preserve jobs in the country, the government introduces a US$13.6 billion Resilience Package.
The question is whether Dell and H-P can survive in a netbook world.
For my latest Joomla! site, I have set up a Windows XP Virtual Machine (VM), using the VirtualBox Open Source Edition.
MEMORANDUM FOR THE HEADS OF EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIESSUBJECT: Transparency and Open Government...Government should be collaborative.
While many companies bend over backwards to set up systems that provide exemplary service to their customers in the real world, they are often at a loss as to how to manage customer relationships in an online world says SeeWhy Software's Charles Nicholls.
The newly sworn-in leader of the broadband generation and his faithful staff of Facebookers, MySpacers, YouTubers and Tweeters (Twitterers?) showed up for work yesterday to discover that the White House is still living in a dial-up world.
Over the last year or so, the NHL has been working diligently to roll out a three-phase digital media program to serve its estimated 20 million avid fans in North America
HTC spends a lot of time updating devices with a new feature here and there to get it right and reminds me a lot of what Sony did with the CLIE line several years ago. They launch new products every few months with a tweak made here and there to make it better when I think they should just hold off a bit and get it right the first time. The HTC Touch Cruise was just updated with geotagging capability called HTC Footprints, yet still misses the mark with a rather limited camera that may make reduce how much geotagging someone would have done if they improved the optics. The HTC Touch Cruise is a GPS-focused device in the HTC lineup that should have a larger higher resolution display that misses the mark in a couple ways.
A coast-to-coast 3G data test by Gizmodo in December compared the mobile broadband performance of Verizon Wireless, AT&T, and Sprint in eight U.S. cities. The results showed a surprise winner. Take a look and then post your own 3G bandwidth test.
I've written before about the two halves of the student-hacking area; the positive learning background behind ethical hacking, and the side where black hat hackers attack websites in attempt to gain exposure and cause damage.
Zack Whittaker is busy saving the world once again. This post was set to be released now in his absence.
Want to know how Lenovo is going to sell their behemoth dual-screen W700ds laptop (which I reviewed here)? Watch, and let the schmaltz wash over you:Thoughts?