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Alison Diana has written about technology and business for more than 20 years. She was editor, contributors, at Internet Evolution; editor-in-chief of 21st Century IT; and managing editor, sections, at CRN. She has also written for eWeek, Baseline Magazine, Redmond Channel Partner, ZDE's custom group, and CIO Insight, as well as many of the industry's leading vendors and channel organizations. Alison, who lives in Central Florida, is an avid Yankees fan. She enjoys rooting on her daughter's travel softball team and reading mysteries. She can be reached on Twitter at @alisoncdiana; on LinkedIn at AlisonDiana, or Google+.
Articles by Alison Diana
posted in August 2010
Users can share music, videos, links, photos across social networks.
With a click of the mouse, gamers can transport themselves into futuristic worlds, realistic battle scenes and a virtual life of organized crime. Although there they face extensive competition from console-makers such as Nintendo and Sony, PC software games continue to flourish, as each year hundreds of titles vie for consumers' attention, loyalty and dollars. Here's a dozen of the all time best.
Unix didn't grab a piece of the market's fastest quarterly growth in more than 5 years.
Bluetooth headsets eliminate clumsy wires, boost productivity and, with more states requiring hands-free devices in vehicles, have become required equipment for businesspeople on the go. Vendors offer a dizzying array of headsets, differentiated by price, battery-life, weight and clarity. Many of today's headsets are multipoint, allowing use for both desktop and mobile phones. Developers also look to separate themselves from their competition through software or hardware design elements designed
Training launched to help companies weed through the options, understand how to use online networks as sales tools.
The embedded real-time operating system includes support for Wind River Linux as a guest operating system and an optional high-assurance network stack.
Location-based service will cease operations as features are integrated with the social network.
Plug-in compatible with Ubuntu, other Debian-based Linux distributions released two years after Windows and Mac versions.
Tool tracks, ranks clips by top 100 subscriptions, ratings, viewings, and other measures.
The recovery and repair software adds a Windows disk cleaner, a new virus-scan engine, a password reset tool, and a menu-based interface.
Enterprise Server 10 and 11 will be available on Elastic Compute Cloud, allowing users to pay only for the hours used.
In addition to online ticket booking through the social network, the airline will debut an iPhone app that allows users to purchase and check in for flights.
Websites, blogs, and social networks are monitored to respond quickly to customer questions and identify revenue generation opportunities.
Startup will build products to simplify business communications.
Developers will eventually be able to put ad-supported content in third-party apps.
Skills in Google App Engine development, HTML5, SEO, social media in high demand, finds Elance study.
Purchase of Unoh designed to accelerate company's mobile game development.
Most tech companies have Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social network accounts, but aren't using the opportunities for interaction.
Startup provides recommendation technologies for content publishers, analysts, individuals.
Content management system incorporates all online assets, including editorial, social media, and video.
Nielsen study finds U.S. users dedicate nearly one-quarter of Internet time to social networks, with Facebook far ahead of the pack.