In the end contests like this re-establish proprietary business relationships that open source seeks to tear down. Maybe they're as natural as predator and prey. Maybe I'm just being a Scrooge.
Communications giant will gain from Frontline Technologies' contracts in Asia, and acquisition "fits perfectly" with its strategy, says BT Global Services chief.
Google announced Wednesday that it has launched a new iPhone application that ties together its various services--search, Gmail, Calendar, Reader and Maps--into one interface.If you're an iPhone user you can see the interface at Google.
I was chastised this week by an attendee at a panel I was moderating in San Francisco for using the term “green” to describe strategies intended to better manage energy usage within a data center.Data centers cannot be green because they aren’t meant to be, my audience member declared.
Mass consumer adoption will depend on how easy the technology is to use, says Microsoft executive at IPTV World Forum Asia.
No IT or business leader can afford to be pushed around by their inbox. These simple steps will automatically lighten your burden of incoming email.
While accessibility is a niche market, it has proven inordinately useful to Microsoft in establishing its proprietary formats as industry standards. Perhaps with this donation, Eclipse can start to take that advantage away.
Yesterday I received a nice surprise in the mail - a box from ATI containing a Radeon HD 3870. Unfortunately, I was in the grips of a nasty bout of stomach flu and not even the prospect of better frames per second couldn't convince me that it was a good idea to crack open my PC and start messing inside it.
Comcast has cut it outlook for 2007 citing "an increasingly challenging economic and competitive environment." And just to hammer the point home, Michael Angelakis, co-chief financial officer, said Thursday at a UBS investment conference in New York that "this is not a robust economy.
In case you've been living under a rock lately, nearly every mobile phone sold today includes some sort of a music/media player. There's no escaping the incessant ads as we approach Christmas.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally addressed the firestorm of controversy around the Beacon ad system. "I'm not proud of the way we've handled this situation and I know we can do better," he said in a note on Facebook's site.
As a reluctant web page developer on StorageMojo and for friends, I often wonder how a page I like is done. With Safari's cool new Inspector I don't have to wonder any more.
Grisoft, known for its free antivirus software AVG, has acquired Web threat protection company, Exploit Prevention Labs, for an undisclosed sum.
I think Pronovost might get better results if he bypassed himself. Instead of challenging doctors to adopt the checklists, empower nurses to create and demand them.
The purpose of the Interviewing Guidelines Policy is to provide an outline for conducting useful and appropriate interviews with potential new hires, both from a proper methodology perspective and...
The controversial "kill switch" function of Windows Vista will be disabled by Microsoft after customer complaints that legitimate copies of the OS were recognised as pirate copies.
BT is leading a consortium to drive collaborative research between the United Kingdom and India, with a strong focus on new fixed and wireless networking technologies.
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