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  • Google: More Governments Asking for Removal of User Content

    Government requests to censor content that's been posted on Google sites continue to increase, according to Google's latest transparency report. Google's latest transparency report on government censorship requests coming in from around the world related to ...

    Posted at April 27, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Dell, Microsoft, VMware Partnership Results in vStart Cloud System

    Back in April 2011, Dell, Microsoft and VMware got into a three-way marriage to co-develop private cloud systems. As nature would have it, nine months after the consummation of the deal, the partnership is resulting in new offspring. On Jan. 25, the trio came out with vStart, a new preconfigured cloud system server that the companies claim can host up to 200 virtual machines at a time using either vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, or both. vStarts run on ...

    Posted at January 26, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Apple, Samsung Lead Tablet Market: IDC

    Worldwide tablet shipments continue to surge, growing 142.4 percent year over year in the first quarter of 2013. Tablet shipments totaled 49.2 million units in the first quarter of 2013, surpassing that of the entire ...

    Posted at May 2, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Google Spent Nearly $2B on 79 Acquisitions in 2011

      Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) shelled out $1.97 billion in cash and stock for a record 79 acquisitions in 2011, the biggest of which was the company's $676 million purchase of ITA Software. The search engine leader, which disclosed the numbers in its 10-K filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, agreed to purchase travel software maker ITA in July 2010. The deal was hung up by regulatory scrutiny at the hands of the U.S. Justice Department, ...

    Posted at January 31, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 766 Comments
  • Facebook Tops List of Small-Business Social Media Sites

    A large Facebook community of fans topped a small business wish list of advertising tools, according to a Staples survey. Although small-business owners recognize the power of social media in engaging customers, most lack the ...

    Posted at May 7, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 1,890 Comments