Content tagged with Services
posted in December 2009
Ford Vehicles To Get iTunes Tagging
News  |  12/29/2009  | 
The capability will be part of Ford's HD Radio, which also offers digital radio reception and Internet radio over Bluetooth.
Verizon Sees Advanced Apps On LTE Network
News  |  12/22/2009  | 
Developers will find Verizon's 700-MHz Long Term Evolution network friendly to classes of applications never before available on wireless networks, the company says.
Top Facebook Updates: Lady Gaga, Farmville, H1N1
News  |  12/22/2009  | 
Social networking site says 2009's top memes reflect members' broad array of interests and worries.
Q & A: Army CIO Advances Consolidation Effort
News  |  12/22/2009  | 
Cloud computing and powerful mobile devices are part of Jeffrey Sorenson's plan to centralize Army IT and make it more consistent for soldiers deploying from bases to the battlefield.
7 Things Microsoft Must Do In 2010
News  |  12/21/2009  | 
Microsoft is turning to search, services, and the cloud, but what the company really needs is a game changer.
FCC Preparing Broadband Plan
News  |  12/18/2009  | 
A tight supply of broadband spectrum and the use of set-top boxes for Internet connections are just two of the matters the commission is working to address.
H1N1 Hotline Spreads Flu Info
News  |  12/17/2009  | 
Healthcare providers may use the phone and online service to provide H1N1 information while preserving medical resources for truly urgent care.
HP Ushers Telecoms Toward Cloud
News  |  12/16/2009  | 
The company is positioning itself to become a software-as-a-service platform for telecommunications companies.
Work Visas Back On Congressional Agenda
News  |  12/16/2009  | 
The Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America's Security and Prosperity Act of 2009 would make it easier for foreigners with advanced degrees from U.S. universities to get green cards.
Amazon Auctions Cloud Computation
News  |  12/14/2009  | 
Businesses can now bid for computing capacity during times of low demand to save money.
Los Angeles Goes Google
News  |  12/14/2009  | 
As of Monday, city employees will be able to start using Google Apps for daily computing tasks.
Global CIO: The CIO's Christmas
Commentary  |  12/14/2009  | 
A holiday poem, with apologies to Dr. Seuss
Americans Consume 34 GB Of Data Daily
News  |  12/11/2009  | 
Video games accounted for most of the bandwidth, but watching TV consumed most of the time.
Chinese Trade Policy Discriminatory, Groups Claim
News  |  12/10/2009  | 
A new Chinese government procurement policy gives preference to products based on Chinese-owned intellectual property.
Video Driving Cisco Growth
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
Cisco will accellerate its move into video while also branching aggressively into collaboration and virtualization, said CEO John Chambers.
Google Web Toolkit 2.0 Adds Performance Tools
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
Developers who share Google's obsession with speed have new options to make Web apps faster.
Cox Launches Wireless Service
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
The cable company is using its portion of the 700-MHz spectrum to offer cellular voice services.
Google Groups Joins Apps Suite
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
Users gain more flexible communication and collaboration options, while IT administrators gain more control over information management.
Novell Maps Workload Management For Cloud
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
The company charts a new path as it applies identity management and security to workloads run in the cloud.
Google Fights 'Google Money' Fraud Scheme
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
In an effort to protect its brand, Google is suing a company offering kits that purport to reveal how to earn money from home using Google.
Google Releases Chrome For Mac, Linux
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
Over a year after the release of Google Chrome for Windows, Mac and Linux beta versions have arrived.
Fujitsu To Offer Cloud Services
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
The company enters the ranks of cloud competitors, supplying compute infrastructure as a service through its expanded data centers.
Publishers Collaborate On E-Reader Platform
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
Top magazine publishers will launch a digital storefront and software platform for publishing on e-readers, smartphones, and laptops.
Savvis, Cisco Boost Enterprise Cloud Offerings
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
The firms will team to offer enterprise-class virtual private data center and multi-tiered security and quality-of-service capabilities.
IBM Snags Pair Of Outsourcing Deals
News  |  12/8/2009  | 
Big Blue wins multi-year tech services agreements from Maersk and Navistar.
Google Reinvents Search For Mobile Era
News  |  12/7/2009  | 
Search is moving beyond keywords and desktop interaction into the wider world.
"Favorite Places On Google" Takes On Zagat, Yelp
Commentary  |  12/7/2009  | 
In addition to its announcement of Real Time Search today, Google also rolled out a program to put stickers in the windows of 100,000 local businesses in 9,000 cities across the country.
Google Search Goes Real Time
News  |  12/7/2009  | 
Search is changing at Google, with new real-time, voice-driven translation, and image recognition capabilities.
Good Adds Android, iPhone Support
News  |  12/7/2009  | 
The mobile messaging service will help businesses handle the looming consumerization of the enterprise smartphone space, Good Technology said.
Apple Buys Lala Music Service
News  |  12/7/2009  | 
The service enables customers to buy tunes for 10 cents each and stream them on their PCs or Mac.
Google Buys AppJet To Power Wave
News  |  12/4/2009  | 
The start-up's collaborative technology will be adapted to improve the way Google Wave handles group editing.
Cloud, Mobile To Drive IT Growth In 2010
News  |  12/4/2009  | 
An analyst firm believes consumers and businesses will spend 3.2% more on telecom, hardware, software and services than in 2009.
Bing Back After Outage
News  |  12/4/2009  | 
Microsoft is investigating what happened in an effort to prevent future downtime.
Lenovo Offers AT&T Tech Support With PCs
News  |  12/3/2009  | 
The companies are courting SMBs with the PC and IT support bundle.
Google Accelerates Internet With Public DNS Service
News  |  12/3/2009  | 
By taking on Internet traffic direction, Google aims to make the Internet more responsive while also deepening its access to valuable traffic data.
Intel Demos 48-Core CPU
News  |  12/3/2009  | 
The single-chip cloud computer aims to dramatically boost performance and power efficiency in laptops, desktops, and servers.
Government Surveillance Of Social Networks Challenged
News  |  12/2/2009  | 
Policies governing the usage of social network data remain unclear at many government agencies.
Cisco Again Extends Tandberg Acquisition Deadline
News  |  12/1/2009  | 
The company is giving Tandberg shareholders until Thursday to approve its $3.4 billion offer to acquire the Norwegian videoconferencing company.
Ansca Mobile Releases Corona For iPhone Development
News  |  12/1/2009  | 
Flash designers and other developers now have a new bridge to world of mobile apps.
Broadcom To Acquire Dune For $178 Million
News  |  12/1/2009  | 
The deal will boost Broadcom's data center and cloud computing portfolio.


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