Can human aided searches be a differentiator? A lot of search firms--including ChaCha--sure hope so.
Between the Lines
Larry Dignan and other IT industry experts, blogging at the intersection of business and technology, deliver daily news and analysis on vital enterprise trends.
Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic.
Rachel King is a staff writer for ZDNet based in San Francisco.
Zack Whittaker writes for ZDNet, CNET, and CBS News. He is based in New York City.
There's no question that Oracle will continue its rapid-fire acquisition pace. The only question: Who's next?
Notable headlines:Larry Dignan: Who's on Oracle's shopping list? Ryan Naraine: Securing Firefox: How to avoid hacker attacks on Mozilla’s browser.
Your next generation iPod is going to look a lot like the iPhone.That's the conclusion from Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, who is quickly becoming a favorite among bloggers due to his Apple reports.
Only one week remains until the fourth Mashup Camp and Mashup University are set to start at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. Over the last year and a half, Mashup Camp has grown to be the unofficial official social and technical gathering for everyone with an interest in the mashup community: developers, technology providers, venture capitalists, the press, researchers, and other observers.
Last week, Mike Leavitt, Secretary of Health and Human Services, penned the final post on the Pandemic Flu Leadership Blog (PFL blog)--a blog sponsored by HHS. The blog consisted of over 100 posts from contributors in the healthcare, faith-based, business and community sectors.
The following is a guest post from Andrew Mager, who attended the iPhoneDev Camp over the weekend. His original post can be found on Andrewmager.
On today's podcast:Vista SP1: The beta. The strategy.
Google is adding another company to its stable as it increasingly targets the enterprise. With Postini, Google is looking to remove security as a roadblock to Google Apps adoption in the enterprise.
Intel Capital said it will invest $218.5 million in VMware and ultimately own 2.