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Major Social Media & Search Engine Relationships

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Adding real-time search and social search to the mix in the search engine world has created a number of new opportunities for marketers that want to do a better job of reaching customers. With new data sharing announcements happening fairly regularly, it can paint an interesting picture when you lay...
Major Social Media & Search Engine Relationships

Oracle Buying Taleo for US$1.9 Billion in Direct Hit at SAP

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Oracle is buying cloud-based talent management and employee recruitment software vendor Taleo for roughly US$1.9 billion, the company announced Thursday. The......
Oracle Buying Taleo for US$1.9 Billion in Direct Hit at SAP

Cisco reportedly drops sales pact with ZTE after claims of roundabout Iran dealings

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ZTE might already be feeling heat from Congressional suspicions, but the company could soon take a more direct hit to the pocketbook. Cisco has reportedly dropped an already rocky seven-year deal with ZTE after it learned that the Chinese firm had been selling Cisco's networking gear to the Telecommunication...
Cisco reportedly drops sales pact with ZTE after claims of roundabout Iran dealings

Place Your Bets: Will Loeb Drop Another Bomb on Yahoo at Vegas Confab Later Today?

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Daniel Loeb of Third Point — the activist shareholder who set off a management crisis at Yahoo last week with the revelation that new CEO Scott Thompson had added a fake computer science degree to his bio — will be onstage at a high-profile investor confab in Las Vegas...
Place Your Bets: Will Loeb Drop Another Bomb on Yahoo at Vegas Confab Later Today?

CBS Bans Commercial That Disparages Coke & Pepsi, But Lets Them Disparage Each Other

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Oh, the benefits of incumbency. Sodastream is a cool new company that allows consumers to make their own carbonated beverages at home.  Given its popularity, largely due to its ease of use, SodaStream's stock has been on a run the last few months.  It also possesses the potential to disrupt to...
CBS Bans Commercial That Disparages Coke & Pepsi, But Lets Them Disparage Each Other

Microsoft updates its Windows and Mac SkyDrive apps

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Today Microsoft is starting the process of updating both the Windows and Mac SkyDrive applications that the company shipped slightly more than one month ago. In April, when the apps came out, we called them a ‘direct hit,’ noting that in the now-hot war for consumer mindshare in regards to...
Microsoft updates its Windows and Mac SkyDrive apps

Oracle buying Taleo for US$1.9 billion in direct hit at SAP

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Oracle is buying cloud-based talent management and employee recruitment software vendor Taleo for roughly US$1.9 billion, the company announced Thursday. The move comes shortly after SAP's move to acquire SuccessFactors, a close competitor of Taleo, for US$3.4 billion in a deal that has yet to close....
Oracle buying Taleo for US$1.9 billion in direct hit at SAP

With Motorola Deal Closed, Microsoft Scores Its First Direct Patent Hit on Google

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Microsoft and Motorola have enough patent disputes going that it is hard to keep track, let alone declare a winner. That said, one thing has clearly shifted. Microsoft is now taking on Google directly, given that the Motorola deal closed on Tuesday. So a German court decision Thursday that certain...
With Motorola Deal Closed, Microsoft Scores Its First Direct Patent Hit on Google

Google's CEO thinks that Apple is a Bore

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Google's CEO Larry Page thinks that Apple is a bore. In an interview with Wired Magazine, Page stated that Apple "lacks ambition to change the world." That was a direct hit against Apple's Steve Jobs who directed the famous Think Different ad campaign ......
Google's CEO thinks that Apple is a Bore

Oracle Buying Taleo for $1.9 Billion in Direct Hit at SAP

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The Taleo deal is expected to close in the middle of this year and is subject to shareholder approval....
Oracle Buying Taleo for $1.9 Billion in Direct Hit at SAP

SkyDrive app for Windows and Macs is available right now

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Moments ago we brought you the news that SkyDrive might be set to drop a new application for Windows and Macs that will allow users to have Dropbox-like functionality with their files. That application is available now. According to Microsoft, this is what the app can be used for: Access your SkyDrive...
SkyDrive app for Windows and Macs is available right now

Hungry Like A Wolf: How Apple Rumors Spread

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Remember last week when Foxconn president Terry Gou said that he was working hard at building the new Apple TV? The rumor was, as you might suspect, patently false. But just how false is the surprising part. Welcome to the magical world of Apple rumors. Before we begin, take a...
Hungry Like A Wolf: How Apple Rumors Spread

The problems with anonymous trolls and accountability in the digital age

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Back in the summer of 1995, I encountered my first online troll. At that time I’d been using the Internet for a few months only (via the monopolization of a favourite Mac at the back of a university computer lab). I came across the troll through a text-based chat forum...
The problems with anonymous trolls and accountability in the digital age

Oracle buying Taleo for $1.9B in direct hit at SAP

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Oracle is buying cloud-based talent management and employee recruitment software vendor Taleo for roughly $1.9 billion, the company announced Thursday. The move comes shortly after SAP's move to acquire SuccessFactors, a close competitor of Taleo, for $3.4 billion in a deal that has yet to close....
Oracle buying Taleo for $1.9B in direct hit at SAP

iPad as a one-to-one presenter

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There were a huge number of comments on yesterday's iPad piece, including a lot that said "You don't get it" or "You're too old to get it" or "It wasn't designed for you" or "It wasn't designed for what you do." This is all nonsense, of course -- I'm merely...
iPad as a one-to-one presenter
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