Archive of May 2001

Westell Announces WireSpeed Pro NAT Router: Next Level Proxy Router With More Features to Support Small Business and Home Networking (Business Wire) Westell Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of DSL technology, today announced WireSpeed(TM) Pro ADSL Ethernet Proxy Router, the next level of its popular low-cost residential proxy router solution for small business and home […]

First Financial Bank Announces Small Business Team Leader (PR Newswire) Steven C. Cunningham has been chosen to manage a new Small Business Lending Unit for First Financial Bank. – May 29 12:24 PM ET My spin: This is not a techie bit of news, but I like it when a company dedicates someone to work […]

Netscape Bucks Conventional Wisdom, Plans New MagazineBy Kenneth Li A monthly online magazine seems like a doomed undertaking in this day and age, but that isn’t stopping AOL Time Warner’s Netscape division from launching Netscape Netbusiness, a new monthly online mag geared toward the small business community. The new publication offers a sneak preview of […]

Intuit To Build New Campus For Growing Payroll Business (Internet Wire) Intuit Inc., the leader in small business financial management solutions, today announced plans to build a new, state-of-the art, campus-style facility in Reno, Nevada. “The payroll business is a major component of Intuit’s small business offerings and is a big part of our future […]

NEW YORK (AP) – IBM Corp. is offering built-in wireless capabilities across more of its ThinkPad line of laptop computers, adding new momentum to a wireless standard that has so far gained wider acceptance than Bluetooth. The company will be installing special antennas within the screens on all laptops. Customers will be able to configure […]

As many of have said, the days of F R E E web sites are OVER. Guess what – Bigstep.com emailed their members last night telling them that ALL members will have to sign up for fee based services from $9.95 – $34.95 per month! I wonder how this will affect BigStep.com’s base of members. […]

InterPay Powers Integrated Online Payroll Solution For Rivio, Inc. (Business Wire) InterPay, the nation’s 4th largest payroll provider, has launched an XML-enabled payroll module for use by small businesses through the Rivio(TM) Integrated Business Services Network. – May 22 9:59 AM ET My spin: My upcoming report, “Online Small Business Services” will talk about how […]

Microsoft Press is now enabling their customers to create their own custom publications based on Microsoft Press books. Visit MS Press and you’ll be able to browse and compile selected chapters into one bound volume – either in printed or electronic form. Pricing is based on a flat per-chapter charge, which decreases as more chapters […]

NowDocs(TM) and PitneyWorks(SM) Team to Provide Document Printing And Delivery Services to Small Business Market (PR Newswire) NowDocs(TM), Inc. today announced that Pitney Bowes Small Business Solutions Group will offer NowDocs printing and delivery service for business documents on their small business Web site PitneyWorks.com. – May 15 12:36 PM ET My spin: Good biz […]

Staples.com Launches Print, Marketing and Web Solution Centers Helping Small Business Owners Outsource On the Web (Business Wire) Continuing its mission to provide small businesses with a single online resource to run their business, today Staples.com announced comprehensive Solution Centers available on its Business Services site. – May 14 9:17 AM ET My spin: Staples.com […]