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  • IT Spending on Pace to Surpass $3.6 Trillion in 2012: Gartner

    Worldwide spending on IT is on track to surpass $3.6 trillion this year, up 3 percent from the $3.5 trillion spent on IT in 2011 and an indication that economic turmoil around the globe is having a limited effect, according to a report from IT research firm Gartner. The company said it expects enterprise spending on public cloud services to grow from $91 billion worldwide in 2011 to $109 billion in 2012. Enterprise public cloud ...

    Posted at July 9, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Research in Motion to Pay $147.2 Million to Settle Patent Suit

    Beleaguered BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) got some more bad news this weekend as a Northern California court ruled the company was guilty of patent infringement for the remote management system of its wireless devices. RIM was sued in 2008 by Mformation Technologies, a mobile device management software solutions specialist. The judge ordered RIM must pay an $8 royalty for each BlackBerry device connected to RIM's Enterprise Server software, which amounts to $147.2 million, ...

    Posted at July 14, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • iPhone 5: Our 10 Favorite Rumors About Apple`s Next Smartphone

    The Apple iPhone 5 may or may not arrive in September. Or be super thin but extra big. Or feature a new dock. There is no shortage of rumors, speculations or forecasts about a device—even the name iPhone 5 is a guess—that Apple has yet to officially breathe a word about. What is known is that in Samsung, Apple finally has a real competitor. Past comparisons of iPhones to Android sales figures ...

    Posted at July 19, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Ovation Launches Mobile, Cloud-Based Social Hiring Apps

    Web-based and mobile application software developer Ovation Technologies announced the launch of Ovation, a mobile and cloud-based social recruiting application aimed at small to medium-size businesses (SMBs) with limited human resources (HR) and recruiting capabilities. Available through the Google Apps Marketplace, Apple’s iTunes store, and the Google Play store, the app connects small businesses to a slew of job boards and social networks, including Craigslist and Indeed, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Monster. In addition, the app ...

    Posted at July 25, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Dell Offers Microsoft Office 365 to Small Businesses

    Computer maker Dell announced it will start offering Microsoft Office 365 to its small to medium-size business (SMB) customers. Office 365 with Dell delivers access to the entire suite of Microsoft productivity solutions, including Microsoft’s Outlook, Exchange, Office Web Apps, SharePoint, Lync platforms and others, from almost any Dell device, including smartphones, tablets, notebooks, and desktops. Benefits include a single, unified inbox and calendar, access to online meetings or videoconferences, and a centralized SharePoint portal where ...

    Posted at July 30, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment