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Jobs Jabs At Google; HP Wins 3PAR Bidding War


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TOP STORY: Jobs Jabs At Google, Google Jabs Back

MORE NEWS: HP Wins 3PAR Bidding War At $33

ANALYTIC REPORT: Informed CIO: Business Continuity

WHITEPAPER: Simplifying Data Center Through Virtualization: Strategy Revealed

SLIDESHOW: Strategic Security Survey: Global Threat, Local Pain

VIDEO: Intel In Acquisition Mode

BLOG: Microsoft Goes Gold, Apple And Palm Announce Updates

WEBCAST: Quick Wins In Data Center Consolidation

RESOURCES: Gov 2.0 Summit

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Friday, September 3, 2010
 
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Jobs Jabs At Google, Google Jabs Back

During Wednesday's Apple press conference, CEO Steve Jobs took a not-too-subtle shot at Google and its Android platform. Google responded.

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HP Wins 3PAR Bidding War At $33


Dell submitted a renewed offer that included a sweetened termination bid approaching $100 million, but 3PAR declined to accept it, clearing the way for HP to acquire the storage company for more than $2.3 billion.

Apple Unveils New iPod Touch, Shuffle, Nano


CEO Steve Jobs says new MP3 player lineup is the strongest in his company's history.

Twitter Taps iPad Features, Interface


Free application for the Apple tablet links tweets with web pages, videos, photos, and related information.

Fastest Chip Powers New IBM Mainframe


z196 processor is the product of a global design effort spanning IBM facilities in the U.S and abroad.

FCC Calls For More Input On Net Neutrality


Agency's decision to solicit additional feedback on wireless regulation hailed by industry groups, criticized by public interest organizations.

HP Reveals 3D Laptop


Envy 17 3D includes a high-definition 1080p display, a pair of 3D glasses, and a sound system developed by HP and Beats by Dr. Dre.

DARPA Soliciting Bids On Insider Threat Prevention


Defense Department agency to develop system that can identify and stop people from removing information from its networks.

Sony Previews 3D Laptop


Active-shutter glasses will be required for 3D viewing on the 16-inch screen laptop that will use similar technology to Sony's Bravia TVs and allow toggling between 2D and 3D.

HP, Hynix To Collaborate On Memristor Memory Technology


Resistive Random Access Memory, or ReRAM, is non-volatile memory with lower power consumption and much greater storage capacity than the Flash memory used in mobile phones and MP3 players today.

72% Of Adults Texting


Teens send a median of 50 texts per day, dwarfing the volume of texts sent by an increasing number of U.S. adults who use text messaging on their mobile phones, according to the Pew Research Center.

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Simplifying Data Center Through Virtualization: Strategy Revealed


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Defining Data Center Efficiency: Taking Virtualization to the Next Level with Automation


Virtualization without automation leads to missed opportunities. Next-gen data centers must respond with lightning speed to business needs. Wait days or weeks between the time demand is created and the time the solution becomes available is no longer acceptable. Find out how companies are automating on standardized, open x86 platforms to prepare for growth-without ripping and replace existing infrastructure.
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Strategic Security Survey: Global Threat, Local Pain

Highlights of exclusive InformationWeek Analytics research as it appears in "Global Threat, Local Pain," our report assessing whether the high-profile infiltration of corporate networks worldwide (Google China leaps to mind) is forcing execs to reconsider their security strategies and pony up related resources.   View Now

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Featured BloggerMicrosoft Goes Gold, Apple And Palm Announce Updates


By Ed Hansberry

This has been a pretty big week for upcoming smartphone platforms. Microsoft announced today that Windows Phone 7 has been released to manufacturing on schedule. Palm has released the SDK for WebOS 2 and revealed quite a bit of info on the new platform. Finally, Apple today gave details on the 4.1 and 4.2 updates for iOS.

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One-Thrd Of Users Fear The Whole Wide Web And Everything On It


By Keith Ferrell

New figures from Avira indicate that a healthy fear of the Web is making users more security-conscious if not yet more careful. Now's a good time to reinforce the lesson.

Let The Contractors In

By J. Nicholas Hoover


Contractors deserve a voice in the series of upcoming TechStat review sessions the Office of Management and Budget has launched to fix high-risk IT projects across the federal government.

Quality Of Service Isn't Quality Of Experience

By Hank Marquis


In simple terms, Quality of Service (QoS) refers to the emotional opinions a customer develops from using a service. These personal hopes and opinions affect loyalty, retention, purchase decisions and the financial performance of your company. The easiest way to understand the emotions of Quality of Experience is to consider what customers say about a service.

SMB On Location Progress Report: Torelli in the "Sandbox"

By Steve Kovsky


If you drop in on Torelli Bicycle Co. headquarters in North Hollywood, Calif., these days, you'll find CEO Todd Linscott and the rest of Team Torelli spending every spare moment reveling in their new "sandbox." This sandbox is no plaything, however. It's actually a very sophisticated test bed containing Torelli's critical business data, reconstructed on an SAP enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

Green IT Pointers from Fujitsu

By Lamont Wood


Fujitsu America has begun offering consulting services to help its customers promote green IT and cut their IT energy costs. While aimed at F500 types, the same tips apply to SMBs.


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Quick Wins In Data Center Consolidation


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Gov 2.0 Summit


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Tapping Into Commercial Clouds: An Executive Roundtable


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It happens Sept. 27-30



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