How to successfully acquire a tech company

By Chak Reddy Technology is one of the traditionally hot sectors for M&A, driven primarily by rapid change in the industry. But when it comes to making a successful acquisition in the tech

Published on: November 6th, 2012 Debbie Stephenson

Video Rewind: A look back at Google’s 7 predictions

With the recent acquisition of Motorola by Google, we thought it might be worth it to look back at the search engines predictions made earlier this year.Back in January, Barry Salzman, managing director

Published on: August 18th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

10 tech rumours we hope will (and won’t) fly

The tech world loves rumours and spreads them incessantly, thanks to a seemingly endless outpouring of Internet blather about impending tech gadgets and gear.Each time a new rumour sweeps through the blogosphere, we

Published on: July 19th, 2011 Jeff Bertolucci

The return of the wristwatch – its time has come again

Conventional wisdom says people don't wear wristwatches anymore -- especially young people. The story goes that because we now have cell phones, we no longer need to lash anything to our wrists. But

Published on: September 14th, 2010 Mike Elgan

Tech that changed the way we live, work and play

Boring was among the list of words in my mind when I accepted my first freelance writing assignment on technology. Human-interest stuff, crime and strife where what held my interest – tech for

Published on: December 29th, 2009 Nestor Arellano