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Oracle snacks on BEA

It didn't take long for investor Carl Icahn to get his wish. Oracle offered a 25 percent premium for BEA, a $6.

October 11, 2007 by Dan Farber


comScore maps global search reach

According to a recent comScore survey on worldwide search activity, more than 750 million people (age 15 and older) conducted 61 billion searches in August, led by the Asia-Pacific region.Google, of course, led all search engines with more than half the searches, including 5 million on YouTube.

October 10, 2007 by Dan Farber


Dell offers new thin client solution

At the Gartner IT Expo in Orlando Dell announced what it calls (and has trademarked) On-Demand Desktop Streaming. Basically, the company has dressed up a thin client-based,  solution, using Citrix software for streaming operating systems, applications and data, with a fancy name using the current buzzwords"on demand" and "streaming.

October 10, 2007 by Dan Farber