Google buys Channel Intelligence for $125 million

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by 1 year ago

In a press release issued yesterday, ICG Company has indicated that it intends to sell its e-commerce optimization company to Google for $125 million. But just what Google intends to do with this purchase remains a mystery.

Business-oriented Fujitsu Stylistic M532 tab to go on sale in Japan in early October for unknown price

by 1 year ago

Before barely getting a chance to take a thorough look at the newly unveiled business-oriented Casio Paper Writer tablet, a new gadget with a similar target got introduced to the public. The Fujitsu Stylistic M532/EA4 will also focus on durability and functionality and will most likely limit itself to the Asian market, but, unlike the Paper Writer, it doesn’t seem to come with a lot of unique features or specs.

NEC LifeTouch L Android tablets launched, for business and pleasure

by 2 years ago

NEC has unveiled two new 10.1-inch Android 4 Ice Cream Sandwich tablets today, one for business and one for personal use, but both part of the LifeTouch L line. The LifeTouch L for individuals will be launched on July 5, while the business model will be available in stores in late July. Pricing details for the two LifeTouch L versions have not been mentioned at this time, but we do have more details regarding their specs and features for you. There aren’t that many differences when it comes to hardware. In fact the two LifeTouch L lines are almost similar…

Good Mobile Access app brings secure and encrypted browsing to the Enterprise

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by 2 years ago

Good Technology has launched the Good Mobile Access (GMA) app for Android, which allows businesses to embrace the bring-your-own device (BYOD) philosophy without increasing security risks. With BYOD, employees get to use their own mobile devices all the time, for both personal and business related activities, without compromising privacy. Traditionally, personal mobile devices aren’t granted access to corporate networks as they are “unknown” entities that are impossible to audit and manage. Which IT manager can vouch for all the apps and games you have on your Android phone or tablet? BYOD is becoming increasingly popular as it lets employees choose…

Sony Buys Out Ericsson Part in “Sony Ericsson”

by 2 years ago

Ever since 2001, when Sony Ericsson first began, the company was always trailing behind someone else. Now, sitting in sixth place in the cell phone market, Sony has decided to take action against its other half. Despite producing some quality tablets and hand-held gaming systems, Sony has called it quits for Ericsson. In the late days of October, Sony handed close to US$1.5 billion to Ericsson. In addition to the buyout, Sony has put the ax to its Walkman and feature phone line. Therefore, Sony has just become an Android-exclusive phone manufacturer. Samsung, HTC, and Motorola sit very happily atop…

Avoid The Taxman’s Wrath With QuickBooks’ App

by 3 years ago

With the current economy, taxes may seem like a pain in the ass. However, no matter how we may dislike them, we still have to do them. And as the old saying goes, anything worth doing is worth doing right. And that’s what Intuit, a small software company that specializes in financial and tax preparation software, is helping you do with its latest release. The QuickBooks Mobile app for Android is a small app designed to work with Intuit’s other products, namely, QuickBooks Pro, QuickBooks Premier, or QuickBooks Online to manage your business’ financial records. This is great news for…