FCC Seeks Review of AT&T Merger With T-Mobile
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published November 23, 2011
The agency is moving to block the merger of two of the largest wireless carriers in the U.S.
Acer vs. Dell, the Windows/Android Netbook
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published October 15, 2009
Acer will introduce a new Aspire One netbook that dual boots both Android and Windows.
Tags: Google, wireless, Dell, mergers, ultra-low voltage
IT Spending Shows Signs of Life
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published July 07, 2009
Several IT sectors are actually boosting spending this year, with a few surprises among the growth areas.
Tags: chips, dot-com, mergers, semiconductor
IBM's Revenge on Sun and Microsoft's Brush with Reality
By Rob Enderle | Article Published June 18, 2009
Could IBM be the biggest beneficiary of Oracles acquisition of Sun? Plus: a poor review for Microsofts Web-based reality TV show.
Tags: Linux, Oracle, Microsoft, IBM, mergers
IT Layoffs Upset Corporate Structure
By Alex Goldman | Article Published May 12, 2009
A market survey indicates that very few IT managers feel that they are adequately set up to handle the waves of tech layoffs.
Tags: security, software, IT Jobs/Salary, mergers
IBM May Buy Sun for $6.5 Billion
By - Reuters | Article Published March 18, 2009
Big Blue is in talks to buy the long-ailing Sun Microsystem, a company that has long been expected to be acquired by another major tech player.
Tags: IBM, Dell, Sun Microsystems, HP, mergers
How to Stop Bad Predictions -- Or, at Least, Enjoy Them
By Mike Elgan | Article Published January 01, 2009
A new service allows you to use the Internet to expose, embarrass and shame bad prognosticators for your own enjoyment.
Tags: Facebook, Windows, iPhone, Vista, mergers
IBM Says It Will Weather Global Financial Chaos
By Richard Adhikari | Article Published October 19, 2008
With plenty of cash in hand and good access to credit, Big Blue hastens to reassure analysts that it's sitting pretty.
Tags: services, software, IBM, virtualization, mergers
There's Hope for the IT Industry
By Richard Adhikari | Article Published October 01, 2008
Consultants, system integrators and pay as you go services will get a boost as corporations tighten their belts on IT spending.
Tags: services, software, SaaS, marketing, mergers