Microsoft's Photo Gallery is the first mainstream application to make heavy use of tags. Will tags prove to be a better way to organize your photos?
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Larry Dignan and other IT industry experts, blogging at the intersection of business and technology, deliver daily news and analysis on vital enterprise trends.
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Salesforce.com ended its fiscal year with 646,000 paying subscribers and a large enterprise that accounts for 25,000 subscriptions.
Updated: Another sign of the technology apocalypse--financial porn is back. Business 2.
Recently, a Brazilian businessman working in Cologne got an emergency call from his home security system. The man connected to his home's webcam via his laptop and watched as a burglar stood in his bedroom, trying on his clothes.
For those of you keeping score at home Google's search market share continues to be dominant but the share gains appear to be slowing. MSN is creeping up and Ask is off the pace a bit.
As expected, Hewlett-Packard's inventory levels were a hot topic last night on the company's earnings conference call. What wasn't expected was the reason why inventory levels were higher.
Notable headlines:Microsoft patent case stirs software export fears.Larry Dignan: HP’s quarter by the numbers; channel stuffing chorus may rev up.
Edgeio started out as classified marketplace for the blogging masses a year ago, where bloggers post items they want to sell on their blogs, tag them as "listing," and then Edgeio's crawler plucks and indexes them on Edgeio.com.
Practically everyday you read about a service outage from one of the popular online services. The latest was last night, when Flickr was out of service for a few hours (see below).
Hewlett-Packard continues to fire on all cylinders as rivals like Dell stumble, but don't be surprised if the channel stuffing chorus gets revved up. The company reported earnings of 65 cents a share excluding items on revenue of $25.