Archive of February 2002

Is Gateway on the road to recovery?

Gateway hosted its annual financial analyst conference yesterday in Poway, California. While Gateway expects to lose money until 2003 excluding special charges. In January Gateway announced a series of restructuring changes and those processes are now complete. Gateway’s strengths, according to Gateway, are: its brand, Direct model, Multi-channel strategy and Technology solutions business In addition […]

Cnet: MS Business Services">Cnet: MS Business Services

A snip from CNet: Microsoft gets down to business Microsoft is setting its sights on the business software market with a new thrust expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The Redmond, Wash.-based software company is expected to disclose some of its plans for moving into the customer relationship management, or CRM, software market, […]

Everdream, tech outsourcer, gains Teamster’s Local 852">Everdream, tech outsourcer, gains Teamster’s Local 852

San Leandro’s Teamster’sLocal 853 turned to Everdream to optimize the performance of their organizations’information technology(IT), computer services, and desktop applications,as they found themselves spending too much time looking after their informationsystems. Everdream’s gaining of Teamsters shows once again that small businesses want to concentrate on their business and not on the technology needed to run […]

Earthlink: Free home networking for broad band users

ZDNet.com is reporting that Earthlink will offer a gateway, for free, to customers who sign up for high speed net access. The gateway will enable multiple devices to connetc to one device and share resources such as printers, scanners and Internet access. Earthlink will offer a wireless gateway for $150 – hafl price through March […]

Internet World Wireless East – Feb 2002

IWWE was small (as many other trade shows were), about 40 vendors were exhibiting and there was not the crush of traffic I’ve seen at other trade shows. The “down” economy probably contributed to the low numbers but also wireless is not a mass tech industry type interest as “Internet World” or “PC Expo” would […]