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eBay's financials excluding Skype charge shine

eBay handily topped Wall Street expectations for the third quarter excluding a charge related to the Skype acquisition.In a statement, eBay reported third quarter earnings excluding the Skype charge of $564 million, or 41 cents a share, on revenue of $1.

October 17, 2007 by


Atlassian, NewsGator hook into SharePoint

Microsoft's Office SharePoint Server 2007 is getting an assist from Atlassian Software's Confluence, a leading enterprise wiki, and NewsGator, a leading RSS management platform.At the 2007 Web 2.

October 17, 2007 by Dan Farber


A vision of students today

Michael Wesch, assistant professor of Cultural Anthropology as Kansas State University, recently posted a video on YouTube about students at his school, focusing on how they learn, their hopes and dreams and how their lives will change in their lifetimes. Wesch is also the author of the "Web 2.

October 16, 2007 by Dan Farber


Amazon's EC2 opens up and scales out

Amazon Web Services, the utility computing company, formally opened its Elastic Compute Cloud beta to all developers and added new instance types, including an "Extra Large with 15 GB of memory, 8 EC2 Compute Units and 1690 GB of instance storage.Instances$0.

October 16, 2007 by Dan Farber


The UK loses its way in technology

Guest post: Chris Matyszczyk finds out that using GPS to navigate the roads across the pond could lead to confusion or even disaster.There are those who are in love with them.

October 16, 2007 by Dan Farber