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Mac Hack Contest Draws Fire

It's one thing to discover vulnerabilities and report them, but to make it a contest? Research firm Gartner criticizes...

Vista Drives ‘Record Profits’ at Microsoft

What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was forced to explain away...

Windows For BlackBerry

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (Quote) (RIM) Monday announced that it plans to let users of non-BlackBerry smartphones download its...

Salesforce, Adobe Together at Last

Salesforce.com (Quote) today announced that developers can now use the Flex developer toolkit from Adobe (Quote) on its Apex platform. Apex...

Microsoft’s SaaS Channel-Crossing Strategy

Crossing the English Channel might not seem like a big deal, but it can be depending on the tools you...

Oracle Suite Presages IT Management Push

Oracle (Quote) today introduced a new manufacturing execution system (MES) to help customers lower operating costs and improve their overall...

Vista Sales Better Than Expected

Microsoft (Quote) announced that early sales of Windows Vista are outpacing those that XP experienced, putting it on the road...

SAP’s Chief Software Architect Calls it Quits

SAP (Quote) announced yesterday that its supervisory board has accepted the resignation of chief software architect Shai Agassi, who said...

Microsoft Wades Deeper Into Systems Management

This is no April Fool's Day joke. Microsoft (Quote) said during its Management Summit today in San Diego that its...