Fujitsu announces ScanSnap iX1500 scanner

Fujitsu today introduced the ScanSnap iX1500 as its new flagship scanner designed for businesses and SOHO users. ScanSnap iX1500 supports day-to-day business documents formats including business cards, receipts, and envelopes, double-sided prints, and colored

Published on: October 18th, 2018 Tom Li

Microsoft confirms Yahoo’s Lu to run online services

Lu, formerly Yahoo's vice president of engineering for the Search and Advertising Technology Group, will take over as president of Microsoft's Online Services Group on Jan. 5, Microsoft said. Lu left Yahoo in

Published on: December 5th, 2008 Elizabeth Montalbano

Adobe says it will cut 600 jobs, lowers revenue guidance

The job cuts will be made worldwide and account for about 8 percent of Adobe's total workforce, which stood at 7,623 at the end of September.The economic slowdown led to slower-than-expected sales of

Published on: December 4th, 2008 Agam Shah

Major e-stores malfunction on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The day after the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S., known as Black Friday, is a big shopping day and kicks off a major weekend for retailers that ties in with giant online sales

Published on: December 2nd, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Despite steady Black Friday numbers, online shopping falls

U.S. Online sales on Nov. 28, the day after last week's Thanksgiving holiday, also known as Black Friday, were US$534 million, up 1 percent from last year, according to comScore, which tracks Internet

Published on: December 1st, 2008 Sumner Lemon

Mumbai terrorist attacks don’t deter technology companies

The attack in Mumbai is the latest in a string of terrorist attacks across the country, including a number of attacks earlier in Mumbai.The attacks late Wednesday by terrorists using guns and grenades

Published on: November 27th, 2008 John Ribeiro

According to Microsoft CEO Ballmer, Yahoo acquisition won’t happen

"Acquisition discussions are finished," he said.But he continues to leave the door open to another sort of deal with Yahoo. Microsoft is still interested in doing some sort of search collaboration deal, as

Published on: November 20th, 2008 Nancy Gohring

Sun reorganizes, cuts up to 18 percent of workforce

The cuts will affect between 5,000 and 6,000 employees. Sun is also reorganizing its software division, a move it said stands as "a recognition of the comprehensive role software plays in the company's

Published on: November 14th, 2008 Chris Kanaracus

Panasonic, Sanyo to start acquisition talks

The announcement, which was expected after several leaks to Japan's influential Nikkei business daily, was made after the boards of directors at both companies met Friday morning. A project team will be immediately

Published on: November 7th, 2008 Martyn Williams

AMD lays off 500 staff as financial troubles continue

"We can confirm a worldwide reduction of 500 positions across various departments, levels and locations," AMD spokesman Mike Silverman said in an e-mail. Most of the affected employees were notified on Wednesday, he

Published on: November 6th, 2008 Sumner Lemon

Canadian MD Uses PC to Manage Patients, Students, and Business

As a small business owner, Leif Sigurdson relies on the most up to date technology to work effectively and efficiently, while minimizing his administrative duties so he can focus on the core values

Published on: October 17th, 2008 Lee Rickwood

Intel earnings up, future uncertain

Net income for the quarter was US$2 billion, or $0.35 per share, up from $1.8 billion, or $0.30 per share, in the same period last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Financial had expected

Published on: October 15th, 2008 Nancy Gohring

Can Your Business Run Completely Online?

If you haven't checked out the collection of applications Google has now, go to Google Apps and see what you've been missing. Everyone knows about search, of course, and most everyone knows about

Published on: October 14th, 2008 James E. Gaskin

Cisco offers zero interest financing to SMBs in India and China

The new offering is being rolled out in China, India, Hong Kong and South Korea, and will cover services sold to SMBs directly by Cisco or through its partners.The scheme was earlier introduced

Published on: July 3rd, 2008 John Ribeiro