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Opera Browser Goes Mobile

Opera Software announced that its Opera smartphone browser will soon become available for Microsoft Windows Mobile software.

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FrontBridge Acquires MessageRite for Message Archiving

FrontBridge Technologies today announced the acquisition of MessageRite to broaden the company's service portfolio to include e-mail and instant message archiving. FrontBridge's existing technologies include inbox management tools such as perimeter-based spam filtering, virus scanning, secure e-mail...

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Microsoft Sued by California Local Governments

Microsoft Corp has been sued by California cities and counties that are accusing the Redmond, Washington-based software giant of illegally charging inflated prices for its products as a result of a monopoly control it held on the personal computer operating systems market.

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IT Managers Plan Imminent Move to XP SP2

Nearly three-quarters of IT managers are planning to deploy the Windows XP Service Pack 2 update to their systems, research shows. Some 63 percent of UK IT managers are looking to install SP2 before the end of the year, according to a survey conducted by LanDesk Software. The much-delayed SP2 finall...

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Cisco Systems Acquires P-Cube

Cisco Systems of San Jose, California, Monday acquired privately held P-Cube of Sunnyvale, California.

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Vonage Teams With Netgear on VoIP Tech

Vonage, a broadband phone company, has teamed with Netgear to develop a suite of broadband telephony devices. These devices will incorporate the latest version of Texas Instruments' Voice over IP (VoIP) and wireless LAN chipsets. First available will be a VoIP-enabled 802.11g wireless router followe...

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AT&T Partners with Best Buy To Push VoIP

AT&T today announced that Best Buy will be among the first national retailers to offer AT&T's residential Voice-over-IP (VoIP) phone service, called the AT&T CallVantage Service, in its 628 stores nationwide and online at bestbuy.com. AT&T CallVantage Service will be available in Bes...

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AT&T Partners with Best Buy To Push VoIP

AT&T today announced that Best Buy will be among the first national retailers to offer AT&T's residential Voice-over-IP (VoIP) phone service, called the AT&T CallVantage Service, in its 628 stores nationwide and online at bestbuy.com. AT&T CallVantage Service will be available in Bes...

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AT&T Partners with Best Buy To Push VoIP

AT&T today announced that Best Buy will be among the first national retailers to offer AT&T's residential Voice-over-IP (VoIP) phone service, called the AT&T CallVantage Service, in its 628 stores nationwide and online at bestbuy.com. AT&T CallVantage Service will be available in Bes...

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US Army Awards Northrop Grumman $408 Million Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman a contract to provide battle command training support to Army commanders to improve their capabilities. The contract value is approximately $408 million over ten years. As part of the contract, Northrop Grumman's IT departments will provide planning and sup...

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Gateway Shifts Retail Strategy, Moves into Micro Center

Gateway today announced that its new line of retail notebooks, desktops and monitors are now available at Micro Center's 20 stores nationwide. The Gateway products are available at Micro Center stores and on the company's Web site, microcenter.com. The agreement is the latest in a series of announce...

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Gateway PCs Available at Micro Center Stores

Gateway today announced that its new line of retail notebooks, desktops and monitors are now available at Micro Center's 20 stores nationwide. The Gateway products are available at Micro Center stores and on the company's Web site, microcenter.com. The agreement is the latest in a series of announce...

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Report: Broadband Rules the Internet

Broadband across America Broadband has finally superseded dialup connections to the Internet, according to the latest measurements by Nielsen NetRatings. Nielsen reports broadband is used by 63 million users, or 51 percent of the U.S. online population, up from 38 percent last year.

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Study Reveals Cisco’s Strengths and Weaknesses

A study on enterprise routers released today by Infonetics Research shows Cisco Systems rates better than the competition when it comes to pricing, security, technology, management features, product roadmap, financial stability and service and support. The study, "User Plans for Routers, North Ameri...

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Windows XP Service Pack 2 Arrives – Finally!

"Service Pack 2 is a significant step in delivering on our goal to help customers make their PCs better isolated and more resilient in the face of increasingly sophisticated attacks," said Bill Gates, chairman and chief software architect at Microsoft.

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