Microsoft Profits Soar 51%
Sales of Microsoft Office were up 15% year over year and the software maker's business division, which includes the server and database units, saw 11% growth.
Microsoft, Yahoo Combine Paid Search
Bing and Yahoo paid search listings will now use the same platform, Microsoft's adCenter, allowing advertisers to reach almost a third of U.S. and Canadian Internet.
Why Cloud Security Worries Are Overblown
Oracle's Larry Ellison can question the security of today's multi-tenant applications, but there's no denying that it's the wave of the future and it's only going to get stronger.
Google Chrome 7 Is Just A Tune-Up
With the latest version of the Google Chrome browser, all the changes are under the hood, including lots of bug fixes and improved HTML 5 support.
Search Advertising Spending Growth Slows
Triple digit growth of search advertising spending by small businesses leveled off in the third quarter, but is still growing, according to a report from WebVisible.
Amazon To Offer Free Cloud Services
A "micro" Linux server in the Elastic Compute Cloud will be free for a year as an inducement for prospects to try their first cloud experience.