Archive of September 2003

CDW Making It Easier to Replace Costly, Aging PCs

Company Unveils Special Offers, Provides Tool to Help Tech Pros Decide When To Upgrade VERNON HILLS, Ill., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDWC) , a leading provider of technology products and services to business, government and education, is taking new steps to help its customers avoid the pitfalls of aging technology. Research indicates many […]

Google v Yahoo! Battle of the search engines

Google is widely recognised as the most powerful engine, offering the most extensive searching capabilities – but is this the main reason why it has stolen Yahoo!’s crown? The increasingly commercial Yahoo! is being beaten by the power and simplicity of archrival Google – but is it all about search results, or has Google just […]

Linksys Announces New Wireless-G VPN Router Designed for Small Businesses

Linksys(R), a division of Cisco Systems, Inc., and the leading global manufacturer of broadband, wireless, and networking hardware for home and Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) environments, today unveiled the new Wireless-G VPN Broadband Router (WRV54G). Ideal for very small business environments with mobile employees, the Wireless-G (802.11g) Router offers key building blocks for a complete […]

More Than 5,500 Microsoft Partners Will Gather in New Orleans Oct. 9-11, 2003

Next week Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) will kick off its inaugural Worldwide Partner Conference, a three-day gathering of worldwide partners that will bring together the best of the Microsoft(R) Fusion and Microsoft Business Solutions Stampede events. More than 5,500 partners from around the world will meet with Microsoft’s top executives at the event. During the conference, […]

Forbes: Adventures In Dialing

NEW YORK – There’s a reason that Nokia, the Finnish company with a flair for the design and marketing of mobile phones, is the market juggernaut that it is. It knows how to grab eyeballs. Nokia, (nyse: NOK – news – people ) more than any other company in the mobile-phone business, has turned what […]

Washington Post: Verizon Starts Speedy Wireless Web Access

NEW YORK – Verizon Wireless is launching a faster generation of wireless Internet access in two cities, Washington and San Diego, promising download speeds between five and 10 times quicker than dial-up service and the typical cellular-based data connections currently available. (full story) My spin: The thing about getting Wi-Fi access is that it’s not […]