The last two years have not been easy for anyone who is associated with Palm, once considered a leader in handheld devices, thanks to Apple’s iPhone which currently holds the lion’s share of the handheld devices market and Research in Motion’s Blackberry.
To make matters worse, despite the well-reviewed webOS released last year, Google Inc.’s Android [...]
According to a report by Milward Brown Optimor, which ascertains the top 100 brands annually, Google, IBM and Apple took the gold, silver and bronze in that order amongst non-tech players like Coca-Cola, McDonalds and Marlboro. Incidentally, Microsoft was placed fourth right behind Apple.
Also known as the ‘BrandZ Top 100 Report’, its fifth release for [...]
Wikipedia describe digital content as a large field that includes 3D graphics, audio editing, compositing and authoring in animation, audio, graphics, images and video. In a nutshell it is the software used in connection with output produced by users as well as industry providers. Content is anything that you can publish. Hence, [...]
Dozens of volunteers contribute every day to improve the Linux open-source operating system. Therefore, no one company owns it. Few companies like VA Linux tried to fool the investors to think that they own the operating system when they went public. Only few, such as Red Hat, benefitted from the open-source operating [...]
As you know malware outbreaks are spreading quickly in the internet arena. A recent finding of such a virus in Google resulted in Google quickly switching a little known kill switch. In this case it killed more than 250,000 infected codes in its Android smartphones instantaneously.
Kill switches comes as standard for most tablets, [...]
Do you have an in-house data center? Is servicing your data center taking up more of your time and money than you expected? You’re not alone. Many small businesses and even some large corporations run into this problem, especially if they grow faster than expected.
While many companies can afford to manage their servers in-house, [...]
If you are a small business owner looking to increase views and clicks on your website, the traditional models of search engine optimization and pay per click advertising might not be enough. You need to stand out from your competition but also do it in a way that makes sense financially and allows you to [...]
One of the most important aspects of running a successful business today is having the proper technology in place. Technology is an exciting entity that continues to grow and expand. However, with technology comes all sorts of hassles and potential problems. Therefore, in order to keep your business running smoothly and to prevent technological meltdowns, [...]
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Have you ever wondered what happens to lost emails? You know, the ones your friends swear they never received? According to Michael Specter, it must end up somewhere. In the article, “Your Mail Has Vanished,” Specter reveals the fascinating journey of the email. After trying to get the answers from different companies, [...]
Whether it’s Los Angeles IT consulting or the computer networking Long Beach companies need, southern California is a hotbed for IT services. They can be a real boost to any company, as they save them money and provide the services every modern business needs. But don’t go hiring anyone quite yet. Consider the below advice.
An influential Chinese paper lashed out on Wednesday at comparisons between Nelson Mandela and China’s jailed Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, saying Liu was a common criminal not worthy of any praise. Many Chinese internet users have noted the apparent contradiction of Beijing lauding Mandela’s legacy at the same time that it continues a harsh crackdown on its own human rights activists.... [Read more]
By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Investors piled into Twitter Inc for the second straight day, lifting its shares to more than $52 and setting a new intraday high on Tuesday even in the absence of any significant announcements from the social media debutante. Shares of Twitter were up 6 percent to $52.20 on …
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Commentaries by two of China's most influential news outlets suggesting that the country's air pollution crisis was not without a silver lining drew a withering reaction on Tuesday from internet users and other media. In online commentaries on Monday, state broadcaster CCTV and the widely read tabloid the Global Times, published by the Communist Party's official People's Daily,... [Read more]
The U.S. government has debuted the Spanish-language version of the healthcare website that will help Latinos to shop and sign up for new insurance plans under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law. The department will rely on feedback from Spanish-language organizations that use the site during the initial stage to improve it before it is mass marketed, said department spokeswoman Joanne... [Read more]
By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Twitter shares soared more than 9 percent on Monday to their highest level since the company's initial public offering after a spate of product announcements that could boost its revenue prospects. Twitter has mostly traded in the low-$40 range in recent weeks since November 7, when shares briefly topped $50 in the hours following its highly …
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