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Content posted in August 2006
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More Bad News For Internet Telephony Providers
Commentary  |  8/2/2006  | 
Internet telephony providers are in for some more rough times. The IRS and Department of Treasury helped traditional carriers cut their costs yesterday by eliminating the three percent Federal Excise Tax (FET) on long-distance telecoms. They also chose not to...
Internet Con-Artists Growing
News  |  8/2/2006  | 
Internet con-artists are growing and the search engine police are finally waking up
RFID Reader Shipments Up
News  |  8/2/2006  | 
The global market for RFID readers and reader modules grew to more than 35,500 unit shipments in 2005
Symantec Intros Suite
News  |  8/2/2006  | 
Symantec announced Symantec Control Compliance Suite
RAID Rocks On
News  |  8/2/2006  | 
RAID trends point to more flexibility for the evergreen disk technology
IBM Bolsters Blade Strategy
News  |  8/2/2006  | 
Teams up with AMD for souped-up, high-speed enterprise blade servers
Packing It In
News  |  8/2/2006  | 
Mountains of data have changed the nature of storage networking
Novell Drops Proprietary Software From Linux Distributions
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Novell aims to provide companies with a Linux distribution free of any potential legal hassles.
Review: Pharos Melds GPS With A PDA
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
The Pharos Traveler GPS 525 combines a fully functional Pocket PC with a mostly functional GPS for a handy all-in-one device.
McAfee Patches Critical Bug In Consumer Security Software
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
McAfee updates a buggy component of its consumer security software to quash a vulnerability that could let attackers hijack PCs.
Microsoft Ships Commerce Server 2007, But Road Map Remains Unclear
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Microsoft is getting a little--but not much--clearer about its Commerce Server plans in the wake of Commerce Server 2007's shipment on Tuesday.
HR: Security Spending on the Rise
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Heavy Reading Enterprise says companies plan to increase security spending
Microsoft's First HPC Offering Expected To Drive New Service Opportunities
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Microsoft's high-performance Windows computing software will enable the software company to take market share from Linux and give service partners new opportunities for integrating and scaling out .Net applications across
VoIP Service Revenue Doubles; Will Hit $120 Billion in 2009
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
VoIP service revenue doubled in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific from 2004 to 2005, and will continue to boom for at least the next five years, according to a
SmartPeak
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Startup prioritizes CPU, memory, and bandwidth to ensure applications get resources
SteelBox
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
SteelBox's new capabilities could make large-scale surveillance workable in the enterprise
AT&T Appeals To End Spy Suit
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
AT&T is appealing a judge's decision to move forward with a case alleging the company acted illegally by helping the National Security Agency with surveillance.
More Lies From Vonage?
Commentary  |  8/1/2006  | 
The Vonage earnings report is out, and it's only bad news: A whopping loss of more than $74 million in the quarter, skyrocketing marketing expenses, and worsening customer churn. Despite that, the company had the gall to claim it's on...
Most Home Users Secure Wi-Fi Networks
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
The poll also says at-home computer users are likely to lock their networks, but many aren't above stealing bandwidth from those not so security conscious.
Whoops, there goes another rubber tree plant
Commentary  |  8/1/2006  | 
I recently reviewed a new version of Zulty's 3.0 release only to find out from a reader that Zultys has reduced operations. This little tidbit from Robert Liu on TMCNet.com provides more detail. Looks like Zultys is going to be...
IBM Previews Cool Blue, Expands Server Offerings
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
IBM announces that it would expand its AMD Opteron-based server offerings and its server innovations.
Mac Net Set For Boston's Public Wi-Fi
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Boston's just announced non-profit, citywide Wi-Fi network will be jumped-started with a Mac-only network.
Review: Google Mobile Maps Goes In A New Direction
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
Google's latest service gives some cell-phone users free access to real-time traffic information -- but don't try to use it while driving.
Beyond Print 09 - Sonic Boom
Commentary  |  8/1/2006  | 
Beyond Print 09 Podcast - Sonic Boom (download here) - Today's show is all about SonicWall's podcasting initiative. We'll talk about why they decided to podcast, how the shows are produced and their goals. If you would like to subscribe...
IBM AlphaWorks Releases RFID Tools
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
To help lessen the skills gap that exists with radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, IBM has announced a trio of free tools and training resources available for developers, solution providers
Firewall Chip Gets Funding
News  |  8/1/2006  | 
EU funding of 2 million Euros has been announced for a major project to develop a re-configurable photonic 'firewall on a chip'
Here We Go Again
Commentary  |  8/1/2006  | 
Microsoft leads on yet another management spec
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