Larry Dignan

Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic.

Rachel King

Rachel King is a staff writer for ZDNet based in San Francisco.

Latest Posts

Goldman Sachs IT spending survey: Winners and losers

In a Goldman Sachs research report on IT enterprise spending for 2007, the top 10 priorities by rank were applications integration, security, cost cutting, business intelligence, ERP, Web-based app development, datacenter consolidation, disaster recovery, compliance/risk management and identity and access management. The report also detailed what hardware and software players were gaining traction.

March 13, 2007 by Dan Farber

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YouTube's end game nears

Viacom's $1 billion lawsuit against Google's YouTube kicks off what could be the end game for the video sharing site. Viacom filed a complaint in the Southern District of New York that alleges a "massive intentional copyright infringement of Viacom's entertainment properties.

March 13, 2007 by


Microsoft's speech aspirations fulfilled?

Microsoft and Bill Gates have been in pursuit of speech technologies for a long time, and is reporting that it may end up buying Tellme Networks for a pretty price (the company has received $230 million in funding so far and is profitable).

March 12, 2007 by Dan Farber