Content tagged with Finance
posted in March 2009
Google's Stimulus Package: A Venture Capital Fund
News  |  3/31/2009  | 
The company will invest up to $100 million in consumer Internet, software, hardware, clean-tech, bio-tech, and health care startups through Google Ventures.
Gartner Says IT Spending Worse Than After Dot-Com Bust
News  |  3/31/2009  | 
Companies worldwide will spend 3.8% less on IT in 2009, significantly lower than the analyst firm's "worst-case" October forecast of a 2.3% increase.
Nokia Invests In Mobile Payment Company
News  |  3/25/2009  | 
By investing in Obopay, Nokia is betting that mobile money services will take off, particularly in emerging markets where it's hard to access banks or credit.
AT&T Bets Heavily On iPhone Strategy
News  |  3/17/2009  | 
The company is hoping that iPhone users will eventually generate enough revenue from data use to help avert its own financial crisis.
Global CIO: The Excellent Opportunity Facing CIOs
Commentary  |  3/17/2009  | 
CIOs today are in the perfect position to lead the next wave of customer-centric business evolution.
The Increasing Problem With Ports
Features  |  3/12/2009  | 
Even for companies that embrace a unified data center architecture, ports will be a problem.
Why 'Unified' Is The Hot New Idea For Data Centers
Features  |  3/12/2009  | 
It's time to think about running your IP and storage networks together. And Cisco's not the only one that thinks so.
Developers Combine To Deliver Open Source Trading System
News  |  3/11/2009  | 
Marketcetera's trading platform marries with Pentaho's BI software and Ingres' database to form an open source-based trading system built on Eclipse.
PayPal Joins GlobalPlatform
News  |  3/10/2009  | 
By joining an international standards body for smart card infrastructure, the online payment company is hoping to boost its presence in the mobile space.
Nvidia Launches Investment Fund For GPU Startups
News  |  3/10/2009  | 
Startups with innovative GPU applications can apply for $500,000 to $5 million to fund joint marketing, development, and product distribution.
Palm Increases Stock Offering To Raise Cash
News  |  3/10/2009  | 
Palm will receive about $84 million from the stock offering, which should help it steady the ship before the launch of the Pre smartphone.
Yahoo Takes Lead For Visits To Finance Sites
News  |  3/6/2009  | 
As the economy sours, more Americans are turning to the Web for advice on navigating the financial storm.
Google Releases Finance App For Android
News  |  3/4/2009  | 
The application gives users on-the-go access to stock prices, market data, portfolio information, and financial news on an Android-powered smartphone.


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